Friday Favorites: Rapturous Resorts for the Holidays
Two Very Different Caribbean Islands, Two Legendary Sister Resorts
BELMOND CAP JULUCA: A MOORISH MASTERPIECE
Belmond Cap Juluca is a chic beachfront hideaway located along the secluded crescent and healing shores of Maundays Bay on the exclusive island of Anguilla in the British West Indies. This glamorous idyllic resort offers unequalled Belmond service and is considered to have the best beach in the Caribbean. Authentic island experiences include local cuisine, romantic candlelight beach dining, and exhilarating ocean adventures. Upon arrival, you’ll be entranced by the panoramic sea, garden, and infinity pool views and will immediately feel relaxed and at ease. The newly renovated resort features Greco-Moorish architecture with an organic connection between its design and its influences from nature, offering a world-class backdrop for celebrations. Amenities include waterfront dining venues, indoor/outdoor spa, exceptional beach and water activities, high-end accommodations and outstanding guest services delivered by the friendliest people of the Caribbean. All rooms front the sea and feature a private, covered terrace—and every room has an ocean view and beach access!
BELMOND LA SAMANNA: A NATURAL BEAUTY
Timeless elegance is the essence of Belmond La Samanna, made all the more impressive through recently completed renovations. Modern comfort and effortless island living are perfectly balanced in the 83 beautifully and meticulously updated ocean-view guestrooms and suites, as well as in the three and four bedroom Private Pool Villas. The restaurants include one featuring traditional French cuisine and another highlighting Mediterranean cooking. In addition to sunbathing on Baie Longue beach or by either of the two pools, enjoy spending time at the spa, playing tennis, snorkeling, or sailing on the Caribbean Sea.
Reserve a beach cabana and enjoy a complimentary bottle of champagne, white wine, or rosé. Cabana amenities include wireless internet, beach towels, shower, a large bottle of flat or sparkling water.