Best of the Best 2018 - 165
ANANTARA GOLDEN TRIANGLE ELEPHANT CAMP & RESORT
CHIA N G R A I, THA ILA N D
N E I G H B O R H O O D Chiang Rai
Famed for its elephant camp and designed as a traditional mahout village, Anantara Golden
Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort offers a truly once-in-a-lifetime "Discovery Package" experience. You'll enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner with beverages included for each night of your
stay, as well as an in-room minibar, an Opium Museum visit and roundtrip transportation.
You'll also have your choice of one activity per night's stay, including elephant mahout training, a three-country tour, a cooking class or a spa treatment. Choose from luxurious accommodations: A Deluxe 3 Country View Room, 3 Country View Suite or Family Suite.
$100 value resort credit per stay.
Be sure to request the special arrival transfer,
starting by private car, then longtail boat and
finally elephant-back - an experience like
Distance from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI): 40 miles/64 km
FOUR SEASONS TENTED CAMP GOLDEN TRIANGLE, THAILAND
CHIA N G R A I, THA ILA N D
N E I G H B O R H O O D Golden Triangle
Hidden within exotic bamboo jungles overlooking Myanmar and Laos, Four Seasons Tented
Camp at Golden Triangle offers tailor-made, all-inclusive experiences in sumptuous tented
accommodations accompanied by a comprehensive list of activities. Take an excursion to colorful local markets and temples, then absorb the tropical tranquillity with an open-air massage
among the treetops. Enjoy sundowners at the Burma Bar, then afterwards, share unforgettable dining experiences in a safari camp atmosphere at the Nong Yao Restaurant. The two-bedroom Explorer's Lodge with its own private pool enhances stays at the Tented Camp.
$100 value spa services or private dining
credit per stay.
Ask to participate in the elephants' morning
bathing ritual; watching them enjoy their
shower is sure to be a highlight of your stay.
Distance from Chiang Rai Airport (CEI): 53 miles/85 km
Size: 16 rooms Room Style: Indigenous Vibe: Zen
HU A HIN , THA ILA N D
N E I G H B O R H O O D Hua Hin
Your path to total well-being leads to Chiva-Som. Here, on seven beachfront acres overlooking
the Gulf of Thailand, guests are greeted with a healthy welcome drink and a complimentary
wellness consultation; goals are then transformed into reality with flavorful wellness cuisine
(or a cleansing detox diet), rejuvenating treatments, hydrotherapy and physiotherapy, along
with daily yoga, tai chi and other fitness classes. The 54 warm, contemporary Thai rooms feature all the creature comforts, including satellite television; choose your favorite scent for the
oil burners, and make yourself at home.
Deep-tissue massage per person, once
per stay; and, when staying seven nights
between January 1 - April 30 and November
1 - December 19, couple's treatment for two,
once per stay.
The splendid Leelawadee Suite offers a
luxurious bedroom with a large outdoor area
and includes a private jacuzzi.
Distance from Bangkok Airport (BKK): 180 minutes
Size: 54 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Casual
ASIA & PAC IFIC
Size: 63 rooms Room Style: Indigenous Vibe: Casual