Today’s new luxury villas not only bring together cutting edge contemporary design and the latest luxurious amenities, the best have also been designed with a sensitivity to their local environment and its building traditions and materials. Our award-winning luxury accommodation experts give us the inside scoop on their hottest newly built villas below.
KanXuk – Tulum, Mexico
Tulum is smoking hot right now and our experts at In Villas Veritas have a wonderful new villa complex that sleeps 18, offering discerning travelers a fabulous hidden haven in the heart of the Sian Ka’an, a UNESCO World Heritage preserve on the eastern coast of Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula.
Approximately 37 km from Tulum, the remoteness of this impressive property is central to its charm. KanXuk combines privacy and exclusivity against a tropical backdrop with uninterrupted vistas of the sparkling waters and the powdery beaches of the Caribbean. This incredibly peaceful setting, enveloped by lush mangroves and jungle, is paired with impeccable staff which ensures that guests have an unforgettable experience.
The estate consists of a main building with a large living room, a deck with pool, a rooftop bar and hot tub as well as five bedrooms. The remaining accommodation is spread among five bungalows, each with its own private terrace. This unique arrangement grants guests wonderful privacy as well as welcoming gathering spaces. All of the buildings are appointed with beautiful, sustainable tropical wood furnishings and indigenous design elements.
Bring family or friends together at this unique five-star private resort by contacting In Villas Veritas here.
Lakefront Luxury – Queenstown, New Zealand
Available through our experts at Touch of Spice, Lakefront Luxury’s modern, split level design has been built to encapsulate the outstanding views of the gorgeous Queenstown area.
The open plan living space, located on the top floor, consists of two lounge areas, separated by the designer gourmet kitchen. The private sun-washed north-facing patio is ideal for morning coffee whilst sunrise and sunset can be best enjoyed from the deck, overlooking the panorama of the lake and mountains.
Dine comfortably indoors enjoying the views, or have a BBQ on the terrace. After dark, take in a good movie in the media room, or the TV lounge, each of which have large flat screen TVs and high-end NZ audio systems. Alternatively, just relax by the fire in the lounge, watching the boats head home.
The master bedroom suite is situated on the top level and benefits from a walk in wardrobe and en-suite, including a spa bath. The lower level has three generous bedrooms all with balconies, built-in wardrobes and en-suite bathrooms. All bathrooms have underfloor heating with ducted heat in each room, ensuring you remain toasty in winter.
There is also a laundry and internal access to the extra-large double garage which has drying racks for ski gloves and boots, and plenty of space for bicycles and other toys. There is level parking for four cars, plus two in the garage.
Lakefront Luxury is situated within superb location; just a ten-minute walk to the action and excitement of downtown Queenstown, a 15 minute drive to the nearest ski field and 10 minutes from Queenstown international airport.
Enjoy a sleek contemporary escape to this gorgeous New Zealand destination with Touch of Spice at this link.
Villa Lao – Saint Barthlémey
Perched above the picturesque fishing village of Corossol and ideally located close to lively Gustavia for dining and shopping, this newly built three-bedroom, three-tier villa, by St Barth Properties, has spacious indoor and outdoor living, a fabulous infinity pool and spectacular views of the dazzling ocean.
Guests enter via a lower level double garage to a stairway leading up to the main level and its large terrace with an oversized heated infinity pool. A gazebo offers a shady spot for relaxing and is the perfect place to enjoy sunset cocktails.
The ground floor living and dining room is separated from the ultra-modern kitchen by a breakfast bar. There is also an air-conditioned media room that includes a fitness room and a waterfall. The three spacious bedrooms are found on a different floor providing perfect privacy. Each one has a king bed, a dressing room, a private terrace, a Jacuzzi and satellite TVs that descend from the ceiling.
Take in the modern comforts of a luxurious holiday at Villa Lao with St Barth Properties here.
Braeside Villa – Queenstown, New Zealand
This brand new four-bedroom villa at Queenstown’s Fjord Chalets, available through Majordomo, showcases modern Scandinavian-style design as well as expansive windows and deck to enjoy the exceptional views of the surrounding mountains and Lake Wakatipu.
The contemporary and spacious interiors make guest feel immediately relaxed as they absorb the awe-inspiring panoramas. The kitchen is the ideal gathering spot where a private chef can also be arranged to cook in-house meals.
The master bedroom has its own en-suite bathroom whereas the other three bedrooms share a beautiful large bathroom and powder room. The private deck provides the perfect place for relaxing and taking in the views of the Remarkables mountains after a busy day exploring the gorgeous Queenstown region.
Learn more about this exquisite new villa by contacting Majordomo at this link.
Corfu FMA, Nissaki, Greece
Located on a south-facing seafront plot on one of the world’s most beautiful islands, this exquisite four-bedroom by Five Star Greece offers superior indoor/outdoor living and incredible vistas over the sea, the mainland and the other Ionian Islands.
Surrounded by eight acres of gardens and lawns, the low-lying villa has been designed to perfectly fit into its spectacular natural environment and with the highest standards of luxurious comforts. The ground floor features an open-plan kitchen, dining area and sitting room with fireplace and TV and a separate study.
Three bedrooms are situated on the ground floor, with a fourth master bedroom found on the upper level. All are air-conditioned, furnished with top quality beds, bed linen and other amenities and have en-suite bathrooms (three with showers, one with bath and shower).
The lovely shaded patios are accessed by walls of sliding glass. One includes a wonderful dining pergola crowned by a crystal chandelier and complete with an outdoor kitchen, barbecue, a bar seating up to eight, three fridges and an ice machine. This is next to the 7m x 14 m freshwater swimming pool.
Soak up the marvelous sunshine and stunning natural surroundings at Corfu FMA with Five Star Greece here.
White Light House – Saint Tropez, France
Hidden by Mediterranean umbrella pines on a secluded hill above the cove of l’Escalet, this stylish eight-bedroom villa has dramatic views of the whole French Riviera as far as Monaco and the French Alps.
The spacious newly built holiday home by Villas Prestige & Services has an impressive natural indoor/outdoor flow. The separate living and dining areas both open onto the large pool and terrace, flooding the interiors with the beautiful South of France light and creating private and welcoming gathering spaces. The dining room can seat up to 16 and the generous lounge has a cozy fireplace.
The ground floor has four air-conditioned queen bedrooms, all with sea views, a terrace, a dressing room, and an en-suite with shower. From the hall, a staircase leads to two master bedrooms, with queen beds and luxurious bathrooms with shower, bath, double sink. The other two en-suite bedrooms are reached via a separate staircase near the entrance, allowing for additional privacy for guests.
The long heated swimming pool (20 m x 5 m) enjoys exceptional views of the bay. Guests can enjoy a round of petanque or take an easy stroll down to l’Escalet beach at an eight minute car ride to Pampelonne beach. Lively Saint Tropez is also a short drive away and the area offers a wide array of activities from hiking to meandering local markets.
Design an incredible vacation on the French Riviera with Villas Prestige & Services at this link.
Eichardt’s Penthouse – Queenstown, New Zealand
The Penthouse adorns the top of the brand new Eichardt’s building in Queenstown, New Zealand, and enjoys uninterrupted views across Lake Wakatipu to the snow-capped mountains beyond. The gorgeous luxury apartment by Touch of Spice features spacious living areas, indoor and outdoor kitchens, two large bedrooms, marble bathrooms, sauna, spa and Queenstown’s largest private terrace.
Exquisitely designed, the interior is beautifully appointed with sumptuous leather sofas and fully automated lighting, heating and entertainment systems. The stunning kitchen features Gaggenau and Sub Zero appliances, a granite island bench and further mountain views.
The expansive terrace, complete with a generously sized spa pool, fireplace and fully equipped outdoor kitchen, provides the perfect venue to entertain with ease. A further two brand new Lake View Suites located on the level below offer the flexibility to host additional guests.
Entertainment in The Penthouse is state-of-the-art with a 55″ 4K television, SKY digital, PS4 Pro game console, Apple TV, Netflix and Sennheiser wireless headphones. Enjoy premium Aesop toiletries, GHD bathroom accessories and Nespresso machine with pods.
Experience the ultimate in contemporary luxury at the stunning Eichardt’s Penthouse through Touch of Spice at this link.