14 – LUX* North Male Atoll, Maldives
Opening: Mid 2017
LUX* will occupy a 6-hectare island in the Northern part of the Maldives. Introducing the first contemporary-designed beach houses in the Maldives (inspired by superyacht architecture and South Beach heritage), LUX* will have 60 suites up to 255sqm, on the beach and over water. There will be 2 onsite restaurants, a bar, wine cave, LUX* Me Spa and kids club to complete the offering.
13 – The Langham Palm Jumeirah, UAE
The Langham’s first property in the Middle East, the resort will be located on the crescent of Palm Jumeirah. All 353 rooms will have outdoor terraces and sea-front views (either of the Palm or of the Arabian Gulf); 22 of the suites will have individual plunge pools.
12 – Six Senses Fiji, Fiji
Six Senses Fiji will be located on a private beach with crystal clear waters. The 66 villas and 24 pool villas (from 74sqm to 180sqm) will boast panoramic views of the sea and the marina. Also expect a strong emphasis on the Spa and Wellness activities.
11 – The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah, UAE
The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah is a unique, luxury destination just 25 minutes from Dubai. Rooms and suites open to private terraces, while the villas have private, temperature-controlled pools. The Oberoi Spa options will impress the most discerning travelers, offering Western, Eastern and signature Oberoi massage therapies, Turkish hammams and Ayurveda.
10 – One&Only Sanya, China
One&Only Sanya is located in the southmost part of China, on the tropical vacation island in the South China Sea. With 190 luxurious guest rooms and villas, One&Only Sanya will be nestled amidst 11 hectares of coconut palms and ancient rosewood trees, commanding enviable views from over 500 meters of private coastline.
9 – Baglioni Resort Maldives, Maldives
The 96-villa resort will become the first luxury Italian 5-star property in the Maldives. Baglioni Resort Maldives will include an international restaurant, a traditional Japanese restaurant and a signature Italian beach eatery. The swimming pool and bar, spa, yoga pavilion and gym all open onto the beach and the pure, crystalline waters of the Indian Ocean.