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The Hotel Buzz: Ovolo, Hayman Island, The Prince, Aman, Bawah + more

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Room for one: Ovolo South Yarra offers micro suites fit for the solo traveller

Ovolo South Yarra sizes up the hotel micro room trend with the introduction of Go Go Snug rooms, designed for solo travellers and individual guests on the go who are budget sensitive but still want the luxe experience of a stay at a boutique Melbourne hotel.

Read all about it here.

Pleasure packs at The Prince: Melbourne hotel’s buzzworthy collab with LBDO

The Prince Hotel in St Kilda wants guests to check in to feel good, partnering with Melbourne-based sexual wellness brand LBDO to provide a host of sensual experiences, from sexy stays to an aphrodisiac-infused dining menu, available until 30 September.

Find out more here.

Adults-only: InterContinental Hayman Island unveils luxe beachfront suites

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort will debut 12 ultra-luxury Beachfront Pavilion suites, complete with a private heated plunge pool and secluded standalone design to deliver an exclusive adults-only getaway in the Whitsundays from September 2022.

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Remote eco-resort Bawah Reserve reopens in Indonesia in September

Secluded Bawah Reserve in the Anambas Islands will introduce new island and accommodation offerings, including private cliffside lodgings, updated villas and an enhanced sustainability program when it reopens after two years on 1 September 2022.

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Bhutan reopens to tourists: Amankora ready to host guests again

Uber-luxe Amankora will welcome guests back when the remote Kingdom of Bhutan reopens to international travellers on 23 September 2022, hosting guests in its five lodges for bespoke journeys that share the wonder of the Himalayan kingdom in the clouds.

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Eco-friendly Anurak Lodge nature retreat reopens in Southern Thailand

The award-winning Anurak Community Lodge ecotourism experience in Khao Sok National Park reopens on 1 August with a raft of room enhancements, jungle-inspired dining and new guest activities, including hiking the Anurak Trail, cycling and bamboo rafting.

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Glow-up for Lancemore Milawa in Victoria’s High Country

Boutique hotel Lancemore Milawa in King Valley, Alpine National Park, one of Australia’s gourmet food and wine regions, will unveil a multi-million-dollar transformation in September 2022 where barefoot luxury meets country estate for a sublime guest experience.

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