Summer is a great time to travel, especially to the beaches. Vietnam and Cambodia are the ideal destinations to enjoy your summer vacation. There are tons of outdoor activities to experience, magnificent hideaways, and an enjoyable climate that you can find here. And before starting your trip, it is really important to choose accommodation to stay in during your holiday. Understanding this importance, here is our suggestion on the hotels and resorts for Vietnam Cambodia summer vacation.
1. Six Senses Con Dao – The most romantic paradise for couples
a. The highlights of Six Senses Con Dao
Located in one of the most appealing island destinations of Vietnam, Six Senses Con Dao will certainly give you the best moments for your vacation with your partner. Con Dao is an archipelago that takes only a 45 minutes flight from Ho Chi Minh City to get to. The resort lies along 1.6 km golden sandy beach with the magnificent mountain landscape surrounding the crystal-clear water. Six Senses Con Dao is outstanding with elegant and modern architecture. It offers stylishly designed accommodation with generous personal space, lush greenery of tropical mangroves, and stunning views. Each villa has a private infinity pool with an ocean view. The Villas can be either Ocean Front or Ocean View offering the selection of one, three, or four bedrooms.
You can also enjoy other services at the luxury class at Six Senses Con Dao. The Six Sense Spa offers four indoor treatment room, three outdoor treatment salas, Hamman treatment, and a meditation and yoga area. You can find amazing restaurants serving Vietnamese or Western cuisines that use organic vegetables harvested from the garden of Six Senses Con Dao. Some of the dining highlights are Destination Dining, Vietnamese by the Market, By the Beach Restaurant, and By the Kitchen.
b. What Six Senses Con Dao offers for your remarkable summer vacation?
The Experiences Team of Six Senses Con Dao is always available to help create a perfect experience. Six Senses Con Dao enjoys a private and secluded setting with a range of activities from beach and water sports, nature discovering to hiking to entertain all ages and satisfy the most demanding tastes. To enjoy the natural beauty of Con Dao island, guests can choose the Tropical Rainforest hiking trip and enjoy the sightseeing in So Ray Plantation. There, they may encounter the rare and signature species of Con Dao island such as the Con Dao Giant Black Squirrel or Nicobar Pigeon. Six Senses Con Dao also offers various activities to explore marine life. Snorkeling Trip and watching the coral reefs, Scuba Diving up to 50-feet deep or Diving in the late afternoon to see the hunts of bamboo sharks are some of the experiences not to miss.
Lux Travel DMC offers 4 days vacation to Con Dao Island featuring Six Senses Con Dao. Our staff can help you to book the best rooms as well as customize the trip as your requirement. So you can rely on Lux Travel DMC for the best experience of your summer vacation.
c. Contact information:
Address: Dat Doc Beach, Con Dao District, Con Dao, Ba Ria – Vung Tau
Website: Six Senses Con Dao Resort
Tel: (+84) 254 383 1222
2. Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang- The best resort for Vietnam family holidays
a. The top-notch features of Evason
If you are finding for a Vietnam beach resort for your whole family, Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang is an excellent choice for you. This Luxury classed resort is the only beachfront resort of Nha Trang. It has an ideal location that is close to the kid-friendly destinations in Nha Trang for your children, namely: Phu Dong Water Park, Institute of Oceanography and Vinpearl Land Nha Trang.
Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang resort offers 74 villas with gardens, beach or sea views. Baby cots are free for each room. Deluxe Sea View and Garden View Rooms are recommended for families since they offer interconnecting doors. You can find lots of services that are suitable for your kids, one of which is the Just Kid! club for children from 4 to 12 years. Beneficial activities embrace everything from crafts the arts, and home cooking to outdoor fun and beach games. Babysitting is available for the US $12 per hour (free at the Just Kid! club from 9 am to 12 pm and from 2 pm to 5 pm); you can also book a day in advance. Resort’s restaurants include a children’s menu and welcome the kids at any time.
Besides, guests can also enjoy themselves at the Six Sense Spa with five treatment rooms flanked by palm trees, open-plan pagodas with thatched roofs, where sea breezes and the fragrance of heliconias passes by. Next to yoga classes and t’ai chi there is a wide range of traditional Thai, Indian and Vietnamese treatments, with lotions and potions made with local flowers and herbs. Over-12-year-old kids with accompaniment are allowed.
b. Activities to enjoy at Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang with your family
Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang has a private water sports center that offers island excursions and activities such as fishing, scuba diving, and snorkeling. There are scuba diving courses with one is suitable for kids at 8 and above and the other is suitable for kids at 10 and above. The PADI Discover Scuba Diving program allows you to have the thrilling experience of diving under the supervision of a PADI professional in similar conditions to the pool. Another popular activity of Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang is the Mountains of Refuge. Your whole family will enjoy traveling among green sweatshirts, finding yourselves deep in the mountainous terrain, listening to the birds’ songs or listening to the whisper of cicadas and cascading water, and observing the butterflies in the sky.
Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang has won a lot of awards and was chosen as one of the best 25 hotels of Vietnam in 2015 on TripAdvisor. Therefore, Lux Travel DMC often includes this resort in our Vietnam family holidays packages to Nha Trang. You can find out more in our Family Tour Packages.
c. Contact information
Address: Tran Phu Street, Loc Tho Ward, Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa
Website: Evason Ana Mandara Nha Trang
Tel: (+84) 258 352 2222
3. Song Saa Private Island – The greatest luxury escape in Cambodia
a. The highlights of Song Saa Private Island
This 5 stars resort offers 27 suites and villas with ocean views, plunge pools and private decks with frangipani trees. Inside, the decor stands out perfectly with the natural environment, from the cavernous thatch roofs and stone walls to the vast four-poster beds wrapped in soft blousy muslin, to the wooden bathtubs of staves dotted with candles and Aesop toiletries. All stays include breakfast, a longtail boat excursion, a 15-minute Khmer foot ritual upon arrival and snorkeling in the Song Saa House Reef.
What makes Song Saa Private Island outstanding is its unique location. This tiny resort is spread across two islands of the secluded island of Koh Rong. It is isolated from the chaotic cities, which lets you totally relax your mind. Song Saa Private Island has been opened in 2012, therefore, the surrounding area of the resort remains pristine and untouched. You can enjoy the beauty of the ocean at almost every angle of the resort. Savoring at Vista Restaurant with a 360-degree ocean view and watching the sunset is also a great experience that you should not miss here.
Song Saa Private Islands offers a selection of spa and wellness retreats for those looking for a totally transformative experience. Refresh yourself with a retreat with a “stillness” theme, rejuvenate with an invigorating and detoxifying retreat inspired by the “blessing” treatments, or revive with a “healthy” retreat.
b. Summer activities to do at Song Saa Private Island
Aquatic activities should be the priority, with a range of relaxing activities included in the room rate. If you are staying with the all-inclusive package, all non-motorized water sports are included and you get a 10% discount on motorized water sports. Explore the coral reefs, seahorses, and rainbow-colored fishes in the Snorkeling Tour of Song Saa Island. Jump in kayaks and row around the mangroves, guided by your personal guide. Sea kayaking around the archipelago is also offered, often accompanied by a packed lunch on a deserted island. Excursions to local villages can be organized on the mainland in the nearby fishing village of Prek Svay. Koh Rong nature safaris – access to this nature reserve is included in the room rate – offer the opportunity to spot rare species of bird and a lot of waterfalls, before returning back to the resort with a longtail boat.
Song Saa Private Island has a good reputation for being eco-friendly and responsive to community programs. Hence, the travel experts usually include Song Saa Private Island in their list of accommodation for the Cambodia tour package. You can also contact us to have your room booked for a totally carefree escape vacation.
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4. Banyan Tree Lang Co – Mystical sanctuary of your senses
a. The top-notch features of Banyan Tree Lang Co
Banyan Tree Lang Co is the most luxurious edition of the Laguna Lang Co Complex – the first and largest completely integrated world-class hideaway in Vietnam. The resort nestled on the crescent bay near Lang Co and under the hills of Truong Son mountain range, which offers privacy and unparalleled exclusivity. This is the ideal destination for travelers looking for a luxury retreat, or having the desire to explore this beautiful area, which includes three UNESCO World Heritage sites: Hue’s Imperial Citadel, Hoi An Ancient Town, and My Son Sanctuary.
Banyan Tree Lang Co includes sixty-five villas of 3 types: The Lagoon Pool Villas, The Beach Pool Villas, and Hill Pool Villas – the most deluxe edition of the three. Each villa comes with a private pool, with a garden and a lagoon or sea view. The resort offers a wide range of services and facilities with which you can enjoy the best moment of your stay. The 18-holes golf course designed by six-time winner Sir Nick Faldo with breathtaking views will surely provide you with wonderful tee times. If you would like to stay in shape during your trip, we recommend the Gym and Yoga Pavilion. This fitness center is equipped with modern facilities and professional personal trainers to help you to relax your body and mind. There are also Kid’s club and a Children’s playground, where your kids can enjoy themselves. The Banyan Tree/ Angsana spa, boat excursion, the cooking class, Vietnamese lantern making class, hiking trail are some of the mentionable services and facilities of Banyan Tree Lang Co.
b. How to spend your summer vacation at Banyan Tree Lang Co?
Banyan Tree Lang Co offers a wide range of summer activities. The water sports center is a perfect spot for guests who want to fulfill their trip with excitement. Kayaks, Jetskis, speed boats, paddle boards, windsurfers,… are some of the options for you. There are also outdoor activities for couples and for the whole family. You can either take a boat excursion tour to Lang Co lagoons with your partner or to Perfume River with your family. Visiting a local fishing village is an activity not to miss when you are in Central Vietnam. Learn to be a fisherman for a day, you and your family may catch a bunch of fresh seafood. And if you would like to have a romantic dinner with your companion, the staff of Banyan Tree Lang Co can arrange an amusing dinner for you. Enjoying the fanciful atmosphere and the splendid meal with your partner would be an unforgettable experience for your summer vacation.
The guests usually express their satisfaction to the resort’s staff through feedbacks and reviews on reliable traveling websites. Banyan Tree Lang Co has won the Traveler’s Choice 2019 and got the Certificate of Excellence of TripAdvisor. And during your stay in Banyan Tree Lang Co, you can also visit the Hoi An Ancient Town, Hue’s Imperial City, and My Son Sanctuary. Luxury We offer various tours to all the mentioned destinations. Check out Luxury Vietnam tours for more information.
c. Contact information:
Address: Cu Du Village, Loc Vinh Commune, Phu Loc District, Thua Thien Hue Province, Vietnam
Tel: (+84) 234 369 5888
Fax: (+84) 234 369 5999
Email: [email protected]
5. Veranda Natural Resort – A hidden retreat in the wood
a. The highlights of Veranda Natural Resort
Perched on top of the verdant side of Kep National Park and viewed the expanse of the Gulf of Thailand, Phu Quoc island and the picturesque mountain of Bokor, the Veranda Natural Resort is a natural retreat dedicated to tranquility, beauty, and gastronomic delights. From the resort, you can get to some notable destinations in Kep, such as Kep Jetty, Wat Samathi Pagoda, and Kep Market.
The exclusive bungalows on the hills are made of wood, bamboo, shells, and stone and are connected by a labyrinth of walkways on stilts. This makes Veranda Natural resort an absolutely unforgettable place for a romantic getaway. Though each room has been designed with similarities, each room has been creatively furnished to make them unique and meet the individual demands of the guests. Each room also has a private veranda with a seating area from which you can admire panoramic sunsets, the ocean, and the landscapes and enjoy the fresh mountain breeze.
You can find a couple of salt pools with poolside bars, where they offer great cocktails and unique scenery to enjoy. The Secret Bar & Restaurant serves excellent food and stunning views from the restaurant pavilion. They can also arrange private BBQ parties if the guests require. At the Kep Cambodia Bakery & Cafe Lounge, you can enjoy the tempting tastes of freshly made bread, from croissants, danishes, and pastries or over 15 different ice cream flavors.
The Kep Spa offers peace and solitude with its free foot massage and a wide range of rejuvenating treatments for complete relaxation (for tired body and soul) while enjoying a panoramic view of the sunset edged by the luxuriant foliage of the perfumed refuge with the scents of nature. Veranda is a unique place in Kep to relax for all ages.
b. How to make your summer vacation at Veranda Natural Resort remarkable?
Veranda Natural Resort can arrange various tours for the guests to explore every highlight of Kep. Kep Beach is an essential part of Kep City, where most tourists enjoy themselves when they come Kep. You can find a statue depicting a fisherman’s wife waiting for him to return from the sea at the far end of the beach. Kep National Park is an ideal hiking spot, where you can explore the wildlife of birds, monkeys, squirrels, snakes, butterflies,… and enjoy the stunning panorama of pagodas, steep valleys, plantations, Bokor mountain, nearby towns, and nearby islands. Koh Tonsay (Rabbit Island) is a tiny rustic island with only a few bungalows and seaside shack restaurants. There, you can enjoy the relaxation and the pristine beauty of the island. Just approach the tour desk, the staff at Veranda Natural Resort will help you to enjoy any of the mentioned destinations.
Having a vacation in a remote Asian country like Cambodia requires a lot to prepare. To get rid of the difficulties while getting your room booked, contact Lux Travel DMC and we will help you.
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6. InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort – A paradise of myth and luxury
a. The top-notch features of InterContinential Danang Sun Peninsula Resort
Being the multi-award-winning resort, InterContinential Danang Sun Peninsula Resort amazes the guests by the world-class services and breathtaking architecture. Located on the Son Tra peninsula, the surrounding of the resort is a perfect combination of sea, rainforest, jungle and mountain. Guests can feel as if they merge themselves into the lush nature of Son Tra peninsula. The InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort includes 200 rooms in total with 16 penthouse and villas. All villas are luxuriously furnished and offer private balconies. The resort’s beachfront villas are set in spectacular boulders at the mountain’s foot and feature private pools, a sundeck, and luxurious bathroom amenities. Some rooms boast a spa bath and a private dining pavilion with great ocean views.
The InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort has a free-form pool close to the beach with sun loungers and shady palm trees surrounding it. Guests can also find a children’s pool, an Olympic-sized pool and a hot tub with a fantastic view. The hotel’s beach will make you lie down and relax immediately. It is a 700 meters long stretch, completely private, manned by a lifeguard, and located in a sheltered bay with still water.
Treat yourself to a relaxing trip in the peaceful and healthy Harnn Heritage Spa of the resort, where the hanging swinging boats Hang X are always available for reflexology. Swingers of all kinds will love the two golf courses within easy reach: the 16-hole Danang Golf Club and the 18-hole links of Montgomerie near the Smith Hotel, Nam Hai. Besides, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort includes various fine dining options. Guests can savor the elegant French dishes at La Maison 1888 restaurant, or have a romantic dinner at Citron Restaurant with alfresco tables at 100 m above sea level. And for the guests who love fresh seafood and grilled meats, the beachfront Barefoot restaurant is ideal for them.
b. Why to spend summer vacation at InterContinential Danang Sun Peninsula Resort
Staying among the gorgeous nature of Son Tra peninsula, it will be a huge miss if you don’t explore it. Take a Trekking Trip of InterContinential Danang Sun Peninsula Resort and you will have a chance to see various species of plants, mammals, reptiles, and birds. And after the 4 km trekking trip, you can admire a 1,000-year-old banyan tree. If you’ve been to a Vietnam beach before, you may have noticed a round boat that looks like a basket. Those basket boats have been an important tool of Vietnamese fishermen for ages. It would be an interesting experience to learn to pilot the basket boat yourself. Therefore, InterContinential Danang Sun Peninsula Resort offers basket boat lessons for guests to enjoy this one-of-a-kind activity.
Booking a room at a Vietnam resort for a long trip may be complicated and brings you troubles if any problem comes up. In order to avoid this risk, you can contact Lux Travel DMC’s staff to get your room booked.
c. Contact information:
Address: InterContinential Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Bai Bac, SonTra Peninsula, Da Nang
Website: InterContinential Danang Sun Peninsula Resort
Tel: (+61) 299 358 371
7. Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai – The masterpiece at the heart of Vietnam
a. The high spots of Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai
Having welcomed guests since 2006, Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai is continuously developed by the staff to offer the best quality services to the clients. With the reputation to be one of the top resorts of Vietnam, the resort always amazes the guests with elegance and luxury. Every section of the resort will amuse you, from the outdoor lobby, the infinity pool to your modernly furnished room. All 100 villas include outdoor showers and patios overlooking a verdant garden or the sparkling ocean. The top-notch are certainly the villas with swimming pools, which are accessible through a private entrance in the courtyard and equipped with a separate pavilion for living and dining room, butler service and a private heated pool. There are villas with up to five bedrooms, ideal for couples or families traveling together.
To enjoy your relaxing time at Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, you can either come to the pool, lie back and enjoy yourself with an ice cream delivered oftentimes to your lounger or savor the spa services. The Heart of Spa center offers various special wellness treatments for you to take in the essence of the Earth. There is also named “Children of the Earth” for guests at 6 to 12 so that your whole family can enjoy this great experience together. Another notorious feature of Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai is the splendid cuisine. Indian and Western dishes are served at Cafe Nam Hai – where a daily buffet breakfast is offered. And if you would like to enjoy the delicate Vietnamese dishes, dine at the La Sen restaurant with the light of the romantic lantern. You can even cook yourself a meal at the Nam Hai Cooking Academy with fresh ingredients grown in their own garden.
b. Summer vacation activities offered by Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai
Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai provides the guests with various aquatic recreation. Windsurfing equipment, single or double kayaks, bodyboard,… are included in the complimentary services. Besides, you can enjoy the waves with inflatables, waterskiing, Jet-skiing, kneeboarding, and wakeboarding,… And if you want to try out for a more thrilling experience, stand on X-jet blades to fly on the ocean. Beside the aquatic activities, you can also take a rice field cycling trip or explore the Hoi An Ancient Town- the UNESCO World Heritage Site with the shuttle bus offered by the resort.
With the excellent location, Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai provides the opportunity to explore 3 UNESCO World Heritage Sites nearby, namely Hue Imperial Citadel, Hoi An Ancient Town and My Son Sanctuary. Lux Travel DMC Ltd offers “Hoi An Ancient Town – Free & Easy 4 days” which guests can customize to enjoy both their stay at Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai and the tranquil beauty of Hoi An.
c. Contact information:
Address: Block Ha My Dong B, Dien Duong Ward, Dien Ban Town, Hoi An, Vietnam
Website: Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai
Tel: (+84) 912 003 100
8. About Lux Travel DMC
Lux Travel DMC – the leading high-end DMC in Southeast Asia, offers carefree luxury holidays so that you and your family can concentrate on fun, not on details. Imagine any vacation experience you want; name it, we deliver it with style. Lux Travel DMC, headquartered in Hanoi, Vietnam, is a fully-owned, 100% Vietnamese company. It was founded by specialists in luxury travel in the 1990s when Vietnam had just opened its doors to world tourism.
Our company is a full-service travel agency with accredited and licensed luxury tour operators. We are the first luxury tourism company in Vietnam. Our company stands out for business trips and pleasure trips. We offer services not only for tour operators and travel agencies, MICE planners but also for independent travelers from all over the world.
So, if you are preparing a tour of Vietnam Cambodia contact us now.
Address No.456 Lac Long Quan Street, Tay Ho District, Hanoi, Vietnam
Phone: (+84) 4 3927 4120
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