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As travel restrictions begin to ease globally, elite travelers are looking for the next best thing. A trip to call their own, something special that only money can buy. When money is no object and you are looking to make the most of your stay at a luxurious hotel or resort, these ultra-luxe packages fetch a pretty penny and all are sure to offer an unrivaled and unforgettable experience. So whether you are popping the big question, want a private island all to yourself, build your own motorcycle and more, these packages redefine what luxury truly is.
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Sheldon Chalet’s Exclusive Buyout Package
Perched on a nunatak 6,000ft above the Don Sheldon Amphitheater, ten miles from the summit of Denali National Park in Alaska, Sheldon Chalet presents a true Alaskan experience unlike any other. On five private acres, the Chalet presents a platform for the adventure of a lifetime for up to ten guests in five bedrooms. For the 2021 season, guests can relax, socially distance and experience Denali grandeur at this eco-conscious chalet in a way that’s never been seen before with their Exclusive Buyout package. Starting at $35,500 per couple for a three-night minimum, this ultimate experience includes gear, two adventure guides, a concierge, a chef preparing gourmet meals with premium wine pairings, guided glacier adventures and helicopter transport to and from the Chalet. Other curated guest experiences included in the package include: snow cavern spelunking, epic sledding runs, a glacier picnic, ice crevasse exploration, viewing the Aurora and meteor shower gazing.
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Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel’s ‘Pretty Woman for a Day’ Package
Located in the heart of the ritzy Golden Triangle in Beverly Hills just off Rodeo Drive, Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel has been the preferred address for celebrities, royalty and the international elite since 1928. The hotel’s ‘Pretty Woman for a Day‘ package (Price: $10,000 to $100,000) allows guests to be the star of their own love story and spend two days like Vivian Ward. With two nights in one of their Specialty Suites, a behind-the-scenes tour of Rodeo Drive fashion houses with a personal stylist, a couple’s massage, dinner at THEBlvd and a lavish experience at their spa, round-trip transportation in a Mercedes sedan is included for this celebrity-style fairy tale.
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Fairmont Austin’s ‘Love is in the Air’ Package
If you are about to pop the big question, Fairmont Austin‘s ‘Love is in the Air’ package is destined for you. This extravagant package pulls out all the stops and is certain to blow your sweetheart away. Tied to their tailored Proposal Options, this package starts at $150,000 and includes a one-night stay in the luxurious Presidential Suite (along with10 complimentary hotel guest rooms). Experience an evening neither of you will ever forget with a private helicopter ride over the Capitol City, custom Fairmont Austin “Marry Me” building light activation and a three-hour event to cap off the evening with an open bar, live band and engagement photoshoot with a professional photographer. Visit https://fairmontaustin.com/proposal-packages to complete the form with details to reserve a proposal package.
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Kokomo Private Island Escape Package
Fiji’s 140-acre pristine paradise, Kokomo Private Island is offering the perfect location to escape to for travelers’ own private island paradise. The private island began welcoming visitors in the Spring of 2017 as an all-inclusive private escape for the intergenerational traveler. Launching April, 1, 2021, Kokomo’s new Private Island Escape Package allows guests to create their own personal “Travel Bubble” for a once-in-a-lifetime ultra-safe, ultra-luxury and ultra-private socially distanced vacation for a dozen or less of your nearest & dearest with a 12-night minimum stay. Starting at $36,000/night the package includes accommodation in Kokomo’s beachfront villas or luxury residences and a whole island to enjoy unlimited water sport and resort activities, an introductory scuba dive, one restorative back massage per person, per day at the Yaukuve Spa Sanctuary along with dedicated butler service and return private helicopter or seaplane transfers from Nadi Airport to Kokomo Private Island.
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Malliouhana, Auberge Resorts Collection’s Exclusively Malliouhana Package
For a warm winter escape, Malliouhana, Auberge Resorts Collection, is welcoming visitors for its Exclusively Malliouhana package. Located on Meads Bay beach, known as Anguilla’s best beach, the famed beachside hideaway has set the standard for modern day island glamour set atop a bluff for over 30 years. This package is the resort’s most luxurious winter experience yet, at a rate of $20,000/night with a five-night minimum. Guests can choose from the resort’s Ocean View option with exhilarating views of the Caribbean Sea or take in the island’s lush greenery from the Garden View accommodations and enjoy a dedicated butler available 24/7, a Private Destination Dinner Experience, a Sea Cruise Experience, as well as numerous on-site experiences. The all-inclusive package also includes snorkeling and kayaking excursions and various wellness classes like poolside pilates, bluff bootcamp classes, sun salutation yoga and transparent acrylic paddle boarding which allows guests to fully immerse themselves in the island experience.
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Allie & Noah’s Timeless Romance Experience at HarbourView Inn
Noted as Charleston’s most intimate waterfront retreat, HarbourView Inn is a newly refreshed 52-room waterfront hotel in the Historic District of Charleston, SC. The combination of an intimate bed and breakfast with the features of a luxurious boutique hotel presents the idyllic spot to embark on a fairy-tale getaway. With the hotel’s Allie & Noah’s Timeless Romance Experience, a package inspired by one of Charleston’s favorite love stories, The Notebook, love birds can relive the movie scene-by-scene (in the original locations where the movie was filmed). This package, which includes a two-night stay is $2,000 per couple and presents one-of-a-kind experiences at Charleston’s most whimsical landmarks including a private carriage ride for two around the Historic District, two tickets and private transportation to Boone Hall Plantation, display a romantic saying on the historic marquee of The American Theater on King Street, and more.
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The Restoration Hotel’s Open Road Package
The Restoration offers two distinct ways to experience true Charleston charm with a stay at The Residences or their luxurious hotel. With a total of 54 suites, guests can book a stay at the historic downtown hotel which includes a variety of on property amenities like The Watch Rooftop Kitchen & Spirits and the rooftop Indigo Relaxation Pool. At the hotel, guests are afforded the opportunity to customize their own motorcycle with their Open Road Package. Manifesting the colorful riding history of the region, guests can dream up, design and (later on) ride away on a fully customized motorcycle hand built by their in-house master craftsmen. Starting with a one-hour consultation, guests can customize every piece of the bike to their needs. Along the way, guests receive photo updates and in anywhere from four- to- nine-months, receive their bike at the location of their choice. Paired with a two night stay at the hotel, prices start at $15,000 for the package.
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Explora El Chaltén’s Outdoor Package
Explora recently announced their Explora Buyouts, with tailored explorations, included cuisine and immersive outdoor travel experiences starting at USD 20,000 for a three-night stay for up to 25 travelers. One such package that truly is special is the 3-night buyout package at Explora El Chaltén in Argentinean Patagonia. An outdoor enthusiasts’ dream, Explora offers twice-daily guided explorations within Los Huemules Natural Reserve, a private 14,300-acre spread devoted to the preservation of native flora and fauna in the hushed heart of the Electrico Valley at the entrance to Campo de Hielo Sur. Starting at $25,000 for three nights for up to 25 travelers, including guided hikes, bike tours, and excursions by van take that take travelers to local villages and breathtaking terrain.
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Fairmont Royal Pavilion’s Luxury Rum Run Adventure Package
For those who love rum and want to truly immerse themselves in an experience curated around the liquor distilled from sugarcane molasses or sugarcane juice, Fairmont Royal Pavilion’s Luxury Rum Run Adventure Package is for you. This package allows a select few to experience Barbados like none other with a five-night stay in a Beachfront Suite at the luxury hotel. This over the top bespoke rum experience includes a private catamaran cruise, a docent-led rum tour at St Nicholas Abbey and a one-hour rum massage (yes you read that right) as rum is infused with special botanical herbs. After tasting, creating and bottling your very own rum in a private blending session led by a master mixologist, celebrate the finer things with a privately catered dinner on the Royal Pavilion beach. This experience starts at $25,000 for 5 nights and package inquiries can be made at [email protected]