Remote Vacation Ideas

When you need a vacation that really takes you away from the stresses of everyday life, a remote destination can be the perfect spot to unwind and relax. 

Depending on your travel style, remote can mean a resort hidden in the wilderness, set along a rugged landscape, or located on a private island. Here are a few examples of properties that are part of Travel Leaders’ SELECT program, where you’ll be eligible for special amenities.  

The Resort at Paws Up, in Greenough, Montana, is nestled among breathtaking scenery, offering a combination of luxury and unforgettable adventure. The resort’s 100 miles of trails and 10 miles of the Blackfoot River combine to make for the ultimate outdoor playground, with dozens of activities including horseback riding, fly-fishing and cross-country skiing. You can relax with a sumptuous spa treatment. 

To experience the tranquil beauty of the Pacific Northwest, head to the Clayoquot Wilderness Lodge, on Canada’s Vancouver Island, reached by a 45-minute seaplane ride from the mainland. You’ll find canvas tents with contemporary interiors set up along the banks of Clayoquot Sound and among the valley’s towering forests. You can explore the surrounding area by biking, hiking, rock climbing and horseback riding. 

Glenapp Castle sits high above the dramatic coastline of southwestern Scotland, overlooking the Irish Sea. The castle is hidden from the rugged surrounding landscape by magical parkland. It’s the perfect spot for outdoor activities, including golf. You can take a ride on the resort’s all-weather boat to explore the surrounding Scottish isles, visit a whiskey distillery, or to fish and observe the spectacular wildlife.  

Located in the medieval village of Mougins, Le Mas Candille is a great spot to enjoy the South of France and the nearby city of Cannes from a more peaceful vantage point. Nestled on a hillside above Cannes, the hotel has been transformed from an 18th-century farmhouse, surrounded by cypress trees and olive groves, with mesmerizing views. Le Mas Candille also has two rooms equipped for the needs of guests with disabilities. 

Hermitage Bay is tucked into one of the most secluded corners of the Caribbean island of Antigua. This eco-chic hotel is committed to providing the comforts of a five-star resort without compromising the natural habitat that thrives around it. An extensive stretch of beach, open-air facilities and detached suites allow you to unwind in isolated luxury. Activities include yoga, meditation and Pilates, along with snorkeling, windsurfing and kayaking.  

The Mandarin Oriental Canouan is an island hideaway in the southern Caribbean nation of St. Vincent and Grenadines, offering white-powder sand, crystal-clear water and vibrant greenery. You can enjoy a variety of watersports, play tennis, go on a guided hike up Mount Royal or take a cycling tour. The golf course is played over two nine-hole loops, with the front nine meandering around the bay, and the second nine climbing up the hillside, with more incredible vistas. 

If your ready to book a remote destination for your next vacation, contact us.

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