Virtuoso Life - May/June 2018 - 103
HOTELS TAKING THEIR
BOOT CAMPS, DINNERS,
AND SUITES ON
Known for intense four-hour hikes and
spartan meal regimens, the 18-room
Ranch Malibu takes the concept of
"transformative travel" to new levels.
Guests can expect the same, with an
alpine twist, at The Ranch's upcoming
seven-day retreats in Italy's Dolomites.
Home base is the 51-room Hotel & Spa
Rosa Alpina. Weekly retreats, August 19
through September 29; from $8,500 per
person, including accommodations and all
meals and activities.
Travelers en route to The Brando, a
35-villa South Pacific hideaway on the
private island of Tetiaroa, can turn layovers into leisure time at one of four new
3,400-square-foot Brando Suites at the
Bora Resort &
suites - the 80room resort's
overwater bungalows - were
built with local
miki miki wood and pandan leaf roofing.
Brando Suites from $2,950, including breakfast daily and one dinner for two.
Lucky for us, the team at Le Sirenuse,
a 58-room cliffside gem on the Amalfi
Coast, like exporting their chic Italian
A two-bedroom Brando Suite,
complete with 1,100 square
feet of outdoor space.
lifestyle. The hotel opened its first
permanent outpost - a restaurant and
Champagne bar in Miami Beach - last
year, and chef Gennaro Russo regularly
hosts pop-up dinners and cocktail parties
around the world during Le Sirenuse's
off-season. - A.C.
Perched on the oceanfront, just steps
from the energy of Collins Avenue,
W South Beach is a singular hotel
getaway where Whatever/Whenever®
service is yours at the touch of
VIP SUITE TODAY.
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2201 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL, 33139