Tantalising and tempting Thailand
Luxury multi-centre holidays – the Tamarind Village in Chiang Mai
Thailand is universally acknowledged as one of the best holiday destinations, plus it’s perfect for luxury multi-centre holidays with its rich and diverse culture, history and geography. Chaing Mai in the less developed north is the ideal introduction - with The Tamarind Village an intimate, serene and charming boutique resort that nestles in the heart of the centuries -old city. It’s surrounded by ancient temples, quaint shopping streets and bustling markets.
The 46 guest rooms and suites are designed around a series of flower-filled courtyards, giving each a sense of relaxed space, while fabrics and patterns drawn from various hill tribes of the region give an authentic ambience and personality. There’s a full service relaxation spa with six treatment rooms. the Ruen Tamarind restaurant specialises in Northern Thai classics and The Tamarind Boutique, offers a unique selection of jewellery, clothing and artefacts sourced from around the region.
Luxury multi-centre holidays – Centara Villas in Koh Samui
Tucked away in a quiet corner of the island, the Centara Villas are famed for exotic honeymoon packages and perfect for a rejuvenating and romantic break. This secluded resort showcases the natural Thai landscape at its best – 102 villas that seamlessly blend into the verdant environment and cascade down a gentle hillside to a beautifully tranquil, private white beach.
Your contemporary Garden Villas features a private terrace where you can sit out and soak up some sun and panoramic views of the luxuriant surroundings, while the interiors offer a lovely combination of light linens and dark flooring. Drag yourself away and spend lazy days out on the water kayaking, or take a mountain bike out to explore the…