When it comes to luxury, there is no limit.
The concept of “less is more” is thrown out the window, and excess becomes expected. And when you’re talking luxury resorts, excess is definitely the norm.
However, the excess that the below luxury resorts offer guests is a perfectly-curated one that ensures you have the time of your life.
So, if you’re looking for a luxurious getaway to indulge in all you possibly can, pick from this list of the top luxury resorts to visit right now.
1. Cala de Mar Resort & Spa Ixtapa
This exclusive resort tucked perfectly into the idyllic Sierra Madre mountainside of Mexico with dreamy views of the Pacific Ocean will have you dripping with luxury in no time. Even before you arrive at the resort your luxurious stay is in the making. Cala de Mar will reach out to you a week prior to your stay to gather your preferences, special requests, and dietary restrictions to ensure your personal assistant at the resort will perfectly customize your stay to your each and every need.
Throw out any bad vibes and replace them with luxurious ones at the resort’s El Capricho Spa. Though this is the only spa in the area, it rivals some of the world’s best. El Capricho, perched on a cliff overlooking the ocean creates the perfect indoor and outdoor spa space to rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul.
To book: www.calademar.com
2. The Santa Maria Hotel & Golf Resort
Next week’s grand opening of this resort is something people all over not only Panama, but the world have been anticipating for quite some time. The five-star hotel will exemplify the perfect combination of history and culture from the area, coupled with modern luxury to make this a truly special destination.
The resort’s Spa at Santa Maria will certainly elevate your idea of a typical spa experience via its signature treatments that incorporate native indigenous ingredients such as Panama’s national flower, the holly spirit orchid.
And Jack Nicklaus has waved his magic wand at this resort as well to create a stunning 18-hole, 72-par course with views to die for, no matter how far deep in the rough you’ve gone.
To book: www.starwoodhotels.com/luxury
3. Hotel Jerome
Whether you like to ski or prefer a full day of apres-ski, this luxury hotel in Aspen will make all your winter dreams come true. Your Instagram feed will be filled with the most picturesque shots of the Rocky Mountains, as well as some exclusive and photo-worthy spots on property such as the Seasonal Stoli Ice House. Here you’ll swoon over the Paul Ferrante custom chandelier serving as the centerpiece, and the 50+ varieties of vodka on display from all over the world.
The fun doesn’t stop there — Hotel Jerome has parterned with Woody Creek Distillery to produce a single barrel whiskey that will be available exclusively at the hotel’s J Bar and the Living Room. And if you don’t feel like leaving your room to enjoy a cocktail, don’t worry. The hotel’s Cocktail Cart makes its rounds at 3 p.m. every day, serving up fabulous cocktails right on the spot, in the comfort of your robe and slippers.
To book: www.hoteljerome.aubergeresort.com
4. The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain
It’s no surprise a Ritz-Carlton property made our list of top luxury resorts because, well, it is The Ritz. However, this specific Ritz at Dove Mountain will provide you with a luxurious stay you’ve never experienced at any other resort, Ritz or not.
Far from the hustle and bustle of life, The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain is a sanctuary tucked right up against the Tortolita Mountains near Tucson. With hiking right out your suite door, mountain biking trails throughout the Sonoran Desert, a round of golf on the resort’s Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course, and more, you’ll love escaping reality here.
And the spa at Dove Mountain is a heavenly place to perk your skin up with a Lift Express Infusion Facial or a Revitalizing Oxygen Infusion Facial. Using the exfoliating powers of Dermaflash, both of these facials will rid of any evidence of dull skin cells, and replace them with a fresh, new, and flawless finish.
To book: www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/arizona/dove-mountain