+ The Yew Tree

A Perfect Getaway to the Beautiful English Countryside

A traditional British pub located in Highclere, the Yew Tree Inn offers eight cosy, cottagestyle rooms for guests to rest in, in the heart of the English countryside. Recently, LUX Life were welcomed into the humble inn where we discovered more about the charming décor, tried the delicious food and soaked up the idyllic location.

+ Dundas Arms

The Dundas Arms, A Hidden Gem

Situated ideally between the River Kennet and the Kennet and Avon Canal in the charming town of Kintbury, The Dundas Arms 18th-century Grade II listed inn is an idyllic place to enjoy a pint or glass of wine by the river. Following our recent trip to the quaint inn, we reflect on our time at The Dundas Arms, revealing the hidden gems of the picturesque escape.

+ Fivelements

A Vision for Providing a New Genre of Wellness Destinations

Fivelements is an award-winning eco-conscious wellness lifestyle company deeply rooted in the ancient traditions of Bali with a peaceful retreat that embraces authentic Balinese Healing, Living Foods and Sacred Arts. Next year, Fivelements will launch its first standalone Yoga & Sacred Arts city destination at Times Square in Hong Kong.

+ Accra City Hotel

Luxurious Accommodation

The 4-star Accra City Hotel is managed by his General Manager, Roman Krabel and threw its doors open to the public for the very first time in September 1988. Recently, we caught up with Roman to discover more about the fine establishment.

+ Nandini Bali Jungle Resort & Spa

Relax, Rejuvenate and Restore

Nandini Bali Jungle Resort & Spa is a dreamy destination located on the slopes of the Ayung River Valley in Indonesia’s most famously tranquil region. Recently, the establishment received the Award for Excellence in: Luxury Accommodation – Indonesia by LUXlife. On the back of this recognition, we profiled the luxurious retreat to discover more about their serene natural haven.

+ Cookson Adventures

Take The Adventure of A Lifetime With Cookson Adventures

Thanks to its vast experience in the ultra-luxury market, Cookson Adventures is pioneering innovative adventure experiences that push the boundaries of travel. Having awarded the firm ‘Most Innovative Luxury Travel Advisory Firm – the UK’ in our prestigious LUX Luxury Lifestyle Awards 2018 we invited their Chief Executive, Adam Sebba, to talk us through the work Cookson undertakes on behalf of its esteemed clientele.

+ Onsen Hot Pools Queenstown 1

A Hidden Treasure in the Heart of the Adventure Capital

Originally opened in 2007, Onsen Hot Pools Retreat and Day Spa offers a relaxation experience that few establishments can hope to match. Based out of an idyllic, natural location, they were recently named by LUXlife Magazine as ‘New Zealand’s Best Luxury Day Spa Experience’, a title which they are almost singularly deserving. We spoke with Liz Marshallsea, who offered some insight into the spa’s extraordinary offerings.

+ luxury network

The Luxury Network

The Luxury Network UK, the private membership club is delighted to announce its fifth birthday. They are celebrating their expertise in amplifying brands and businesses for success, and the achievements of their members.

+ Stone’s throw

A Cornish Masterclass in Hospitality

Stone’s Throw Cottage is a four-star luxury accommodation in the small fishing village of Mevagissey, in Cornwall. In October, the cottage was recognised in LUXlife’s 2018 Global Luxury Hotel & Spa Awards as the ‘Most Outstanding Cottage Accommodation in Cornwall’. On the back of this well deserved achievement, we spoke with Stone’s Throw’s Owner, Franziska Beranek, to find out more about this hidden treasure on the Cornish coast.

+ Fond Doux Plantation & Resort

Experience Authentic St. Lucian

Fond Doux Plantation & Resort is a 19th century eco-friendly colonial resort nestled in the heart of St. Lucia, best known for its romantic, intimate, and private cottages. In the years since they opened, Fond Doux has forged a reputation for peerless hospitality paired with stunning archetypal St Lucian vistas. Eager to find out more, we spoke with Fond Doux’s co-owner and Manager, Eroline Lamontagne, who offered a behind-the-scenes look at this must-visit resort.

+ Chartered Yacht

The Private Jet v The Chartered Yacht

Most people have the same assumptions when it comes to luxury travel. Of course, it’s easy to assume that all expensive voyages will be identical in quality. However, not all high-end travel experiences are the same.

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What Different Types of Private Jet Planes Are There?

Private jets come in all different shapes and sizes. Some are better than others, due to the fact they’re more spacious, comfortable, or include more high-end features and luxury services. There’s a diverse range of private jets to hop aboard, but only some will get the job done in a truly satisfying style.

+ Canada

How to Explore Canada’s Stunning Natural Landscape with Luxury

One thing is for sure: Canada has something for everyone. Whether you are looking for brimming urban nightlife or craving to go hiking in stunning natural surroundings, the Great White North can cater to every taste – and it sure offers some great lush options for those of us who love to explore nature with luxury.

Are These Luxury Ski Resorts the Best in the World?

With every passing World Ski Awards, it becomes clearer that Europe is the place to visit if you’re looking for some great slopes and cute chalets.

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Tron – the crypto with a distinct niche

Source: Tron website Cryptocurrencies have captured the mainstream media headlines for over a year now. Even as people overcome the overwhelming scepticism of cryptocurrency, a new name joins the band and makes waves, making investors sit up and watch out. Similar to the stock market where each company wants to create niche distinct from peers and not be seen as just one of the players… Read More

+ winter holiday

Where to head for a luxury winter break

We’ve been absolutely blessed with summer weather this year in Britain, haven’t we? However, all good things come to an end and the miserable winter months are upon us.

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New Quirky Properties from Mulberry Cottages

New Quirky Properties from Mulberry Cottages Leading boutique holiday lettings agency Mulberry Cottages is regularly adding new properties to their website. Here are five unique new additions to the Mulberry Cottages portfolio. Barefoot Beach House, Camber Sands, Sussex Sleeps 8 Pet friendly: 3 nights £1300/ 7 nights £1800 Barefoot Beach House is sat right on beach at Camber Sands with stunning panoramic views. The property… Read More

+ St Lucia

The best destinations for autumn sun

As autumn approaches, there’s still time to make the most of the sun by travelling to warmer climes. Ten Lifestyle Group recommends some of the top destinations to top up the tan in serious style.

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The demand for luxury travel

Some of us just can’t resist travelling in luxury. Whether it’s car rental for a business trip, or relaxing to the max on your summer holiday, extra comfort is high on the agenda for many.

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24 Hours in Sydney – Luxury Experiences Down Under

24 Hours in Sydney – Luxury Experiences Down Under Welcome to Sydney, Australia, a uniquely metropolitan hub of activity in this mind-blowingly expansive country, where you can find world-class culture, buzzing business and a classy urban lifestyle amidst the wild mountains, forests and waters that surround it. If you have only 24 hours to spend in Australia’s largest city, you will want to seek… Read More

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Expert Q&A with Travelbag’s Paul Hopkinson: Luxury Long-Haul Travel

Expert Q&A with Travelbag’s Paul Hopkinson: Luxury Long-Haul Travel Paul Hopkinson, Managing Director at Travelbag, the long-haul travel experts, shares his expert insight into luxury travel. With over 20 years’ experience in travel marketing, Paul knows a thing or two about what makes a holiday great. Here, he shares with us how to enjoy luxury travel off the beaten track, where to go to… Read More

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Five cosy Mulberry Cottages properties for colourful autumn walks 2018

Five cosy Mulberry Cottages properties for colourful autumn walks 2018 Autumn is the perfect time to make the most of the great outdoors and explore the English countryside, which will be bursting with an abundance of autumnal colours especially after the warm summer. Here are five Mulberry Cottages’ properties on the doorstep of National Trust and Forestry Commission land offering some of England’s most… Read More

+ Top 5 Road Trip Destination

The Top 5 Road Trip Destinations

The Top 5 Road Trip Destinations That Need to Be on Your Bucket List Whether you drive a car, a motorbike or a motorhome, there is nothing better than hitting the open road to explore some of the most incredible places on earth, and there are a few road trips that every travelling enthusiast must experience in their lifetime. If you are creating your… Read More

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Ushuaïa Ibiza Brings Back Disturbing Ibiza Every Wednesday

Disturbing Ibiza Returns After two incredible seasons Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel confirms that Disturbing Ibiza, with none other than Tinie Tempah and DJ Charlesy, is back at the open-air club for a third season. Moving to Wednesdays for 2018, it’s set to bring its biggest lineup yet to the island for another summer of incredible shows that cover hip-hop, R&B, grime, afrobeat, Old Skool… Read More

+ mustique

An Insider’s Guide to Mustique

Paradise Really Exists A light breeze sways through the palm trees on a white sand beach with the ocean gently lapping the shore. Sounds pretty idyllic but then this is the island of Mustique so idyllic is the perfect way to describe this Caribbean island. Mustique is a small island in the Caribbean that sits at the north tip of The Grenadines surrounded by… Read More

+ traveling feature

Travel Etiquette Rules You Should Know

Thinking of traveling? Make sure you know these travel etiquette rules! Along with breathtaking vistas and life-changing expeditions, one of the purest and most beautiful elements of travelling is the people you meet along the way. Friendships formed over weeks, days or even just hours can create bonds that last a lifetime. But when cultures collide, there’s one vital detail you’ll need to keep… Read More

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Set Sail

Yacht Charter for a Unique Luxury Holiday What is better than being with the most important people in your life aboard one of the greatest luxuries money can buy? Whether you’re looking to get away for some unparalleled fun with the family and kids, embark on a romantic adventure, or want to explore the waters of an exotic destination with all the amenities usually… Read More

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The Petersham Hotel

The Petersham Hotel The Petersham Restaurant is set within a stunning 4-star hotel, proudly overlooking the River Thames and surrounding Petersham Meadows. Built in 1865, The Petersham is rich in history, yet progressive in approach, offering first-class hospitality. In 1978, The Petersham was purchased by the Dare family and this year, will be celebrating their 40th anniversary of ownership. The Petersham Restaurant is unique,… Read More

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The Top Global Luxury Must-Visit Festivals

The Top Global Luxury Must-Visit Festivals Wellies filled with the murky mud of yesterday’s downpour and soggy, saggy tents impeding a restful night’s sleep; festivals can be physically demanding. But, festivals also allow us to escape the mundanity of day-to-day life, to delve into the mind’s dressing up box and pull out past memories as well as produce new memoirs for the future. Though,… Read More

+ Mischief ahoy club

Ahoy Club, chartering with the best rates

Ahoy Club, the world’s first bespoke luxury yacht charter service,  launched on May 1st with a promise to transform the global charter market. The unique Ahoy Club platform will allow charterers to book a yacht in minutes, rather than days or even weeks, by replacing the current, outdated manual process with pioneering digital technology. It will lower the cost of chartering by around 20%,… Read More

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Indulge this National Afternoon Tea Week with Mulberry Cottages

Indulge this National Afternoon Tea Week with Mulberry Cottages To celebrate National Afternoon Tea Week (14th –  20th August 2018), boutique self-catering  lettings agency Mulberry Cottages has shared the best places to enjoy afternoon tea in Kent and Sussex, located near a selection of their handpicked properties. Now you only need decide what goes first on the scone, jam or cream? Castle View, Whitstable,… Read More

+ Lustica Bay

The Eagerly Awaited Second Chedi in Europe To Open

The Eagerly Awaited Second Chedi in Europe To Open in Luštica Bay, Montenegro Luštica Bay is delighted to announce the launch of the first of seven hotels, The Chedi Luštica Bay, situated on the waterfront with superb views of the bay, marina and the Adriatic Sea. The parent hotel company GHM and the Chedi brand which initially established its name in Asia and the… Read More

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Best Beach Properties with Mulberry Cottages

Best Beach Properties with Mulberry Cottages As the heatwave continues, British beaches are capturing our attention. For the perfect coastal getaway this summer, we’ve rounded up properties in English seaside towns which can host between two and 20 guests. Dungeness – Lemon Fish, Dungeness, Kent (Sleeps 2) Prices from – 3 nights £320 / 7 nights £400 Lemon Fish boasts an ideal location for those looking… Read More

+ private jet

Private Jet Charter Vs Private Jet Clubs

The Benefits of Private Jet Charter Vs Private Jet Clubs Private jet clubs are a growing trend in luxury travel, essentially allowing members the opportunity to share the cost of private charter flights. The Uber Pool of the skies, this concept has been successfully used in the US for many years as using private jets to hop from state to state is commonplace with… Read More

+ British polo day

British Polo Day Celebrates its 10th Anniversary Year

British Polo Day Celebrates its 10th Anniversary Year, raising money for The Royal Foundation and Sentebale (Photography taken by Sam Churchill) Henley-on-Thames, UK – Held under royal patronage, with members of four royal families playing, British Polo Day Great Britain is presented by Chelsea Barracks and hosted by The Schwarzenbach family at The River Field in Henley-on-Thames, home of the Black Bears. Funds raised… Read More

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Great Pools and Gardens for the June British Heatwave with Mulberry Cottages

Great Pools and Gardens for the June British Heatwave with Mulberry Cottages With the heatwave on all our minds at the moment, we’ve put together these pools and gardens for a roundup. Royal Inspired Garden Pool (Sleeps 2+1) –The Barn at Sopps Farm, West Tytherley, Wiltshire Prices from – 3 nights £308 / 7 nights £440 The Barn at Sopps Farm is located in the… Read More