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Kayaam House, Sri Lanka
Situated on the south coast in Tangalle is Kayaam House, a spiritual sanctuary housing six Ocean Rooms, two Palm Suites and a two-bedroom Palm Residence.
It also features a Bawa-inspired restaurant and bar, spa, outdoor yoga pavilion and an infinity pool.
Accessible via the Southern expressway, the resort is also nearby Ahu Bay in Ahungalla, another new property under the same brand.
Parkroyal Langkawi Resort, Malaysia
Parkroyal Langkawi Resort is a 301-room beachfront resort strategically located along the pristine Pantai Tengah.
Boasting a collection of six room types, eight suites choices, and seven villas, the resort also has an all-day dining venue, restaurant, lounge, spa and event spaces.
Just a short drive from the Langkawi International Airport, the resort is within proximity of local attractions such as Underwater World, Langkawi Sky Bridge, Langkawi Wildlife Park & Bird Paradise, and more.
DoubleTree by Hilton Toyama, Japan
The first Hilton hotel in Japan’s Hokuriku region, DoubleTree by Hilton Toyama is 13-storey, 201-room hotel located within a three-minute walk of Toyama Station and a 20-minute drive of Toyama Kitokito Airport.
On-site facilities comprise an all-day restaurant, bar, coffee/deli, fitness centre, meeting venues, and even a public bath with sauna.
The hotel offers convenient access to and from the major cities of Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya, and is nearby popular day-trip destinations, such as the Kurobe Alpine route, the traditional villages of Shirakawago and Gokayama, and the Noto Peninsula.
The Postcard on the Arabian Sea, India
As the first Postcard hotel on the beach, The Postcard on the Arabian Sea is positioned just off the Maravanthe coast and in close proximity to the temple city of Udupi in coastal Karnataka, India.
The boutique hotel features nine rooms all with views of the Arabian Sea, and includes dining menus incorporating influences from four major communities of the region – Bunt, Goud Saraswat, Catholic, and Konkani Muslim.
Activities include diving at Maravanthe Beach, a visit to the sacred shrine of Murudapa, a trail to the Agumbe Peak and dolphin spotting.