Best of the Best 2018 - 146
ONE&ONLY REETHI RAH
N OR TH MA LÉ A TOLL, MA LDIVES
N E I G H B O R H O O D Indian Ocean
Reethi Rah is a place where joy comes alive - an exquisite Maldivian haven that celebrates life
to create magically unscripted stories for the world's most discerning guests. Spacious villas
with ocean views and private verandas are placed along the shore. Restaurants consist of Reethi Restaurant for international dishes; Tapasake, for Japanese cuisine; Botanica, for organic
fare; Rabarbaro, for Italian fare; and Fanditha, for Middle Eastern dishes. The spa's tailored
treatments take place in a private pavilion. Enjoy watersports, tennis, football, an art studio,
snorkeling, pools, a KidsOnly Club and teen activities.
Kaftan and candle per person; and, when
staying seven nights or more, shared
snorkeling excursion or dinner for two
(excluding beverages), once per stay.
Take a sunset cruise aboard a traditional
sailing dhoni or a luxury catamaran and
witness the picture-perfect vistas of the
Distance from Maldives Airport (MLE): 45 minutes by luxury boat
Size: 122 rooms Room Style: Indigenous Vibe: Sophisticated
SHANGRI-LA ULAANBAATAR HOTEL, MONGOLIA
U LA A N B A A TA R , MON GOLIA
N E I G H B O R H O O D City Center oasis
Enjoy elegantly adorned and spacious accommodations; the exclusive Horizon Club (with
added amenities for both business and pleasure travelers, including all-day beverage service);
the expansive Shangri-La Sports Club, with a 25-meter-long indoor swimming pool; and four
impressive dining outlets. This contemporary hotel is within walking distance of the famous
Government House and Great Chinggis Khan Square. Guests are particularly enamored of
Naadam Bar & Restaurant, for its outdoor terrace seating, mountain views, and of Hutong, for
its inspired selection of various Chinese cuisines and the best Peking duck in town.
One-way private airport transfer.
The hotel is connected to the Shangri-La
Mall, which boasts world-class, fashionforward boutiques, from Roberto Botticelli, to
Valentino, to premium local Cashmere-brand
Distance from Ulaanbaatar Airport (ULN): 10 miles/15 km
Size: 290 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Sophisticated
BELMOND GOVERNOR'S RESIDENCE
YA N GON , MYA N MA R
N E I G H B O R H O O D Shwedagon Pagoda
Experience the timeless charm and elegance of Belmond Governor's Residence, set in a verdant urban enclave where you'll find serenity yet enjoy all that Yangon has to offer. This romantic, colonial-style mansion holds infinite treasures, from the fusion of local flavors you'll
enjoy at the resort's restaurants to the handcrafted art found in the boutique to the exquisite
outdoor pool. And when you're ready to explore the world outside your door, the opportunities
are just as endless. Visit the Botahtaung and Sule Pagodas or the sacred Shwedagon Pagoda.
Or pay your respects at the immaculately maintained Han Thar Wa De War Cemetery.
A DV I S O R T I P
50-minute massage for two, once per stay.
Soup for breakfast? Yes! Several distinctive
soups are offered each morning at the hotel,
but save room for other culinary treats like
sticky rice in banana leaves.
Rochester, New York
Distance from Yangon Airport (RGN): 30 minutes
Size: 49 rooms Room Style: Indigenous Vibe: Casual