Diane's Latest Picks

 
Every week, Luxury Link's President and co-Founder Diane McDavitt will share some of her favorite hotels and resorts on our site. Diane has spent more than 30 years in the luxury travel industry, spanning the globe in search of the finest upscale vacation experiences!

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Belmond La Samanna, Saint Martin, French West Indies
Visit the legendary Caribbean paradise that is Belmond La Samanna, a private and discreet luxury resort on the island of Saint Martin...

Saint Martin, French West Indies
5-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Transfers, breakfasts, massage treatments, car rental...
FROM:
$
2,023
SAVE UP TO:
39%
 
Lake Austin Spa Resort, Austin, Texas
Dubbed the #1 Destination Spa in North America by readers of Condé Nast Traveler, Texas' Lake Austin Spa Resort has an award shelf as big as its home state, and for good reason...

Austin, Texas
3 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
$450 spa credit per person, all meals & non-alcoholic drinks..
FROM:
$
3,888
SAVE UP TO:
19%
 
 
 
L'Albereta, Erbusco, Lombardy, Italy
A connoisseur's country haven, L'Albereta is an ancient manor located in the alpine forelands in the heart of the Franciacorta wine-growing region...

Erbusco, Lombardy, Italy
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast daily, winery tour & tasting, welcome amenities...
FROM:
$
860
SAVE UP TO:
60%
 
Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa, Riviera Maya, Mexico
Nestled between the shores of Playa del Carmen and vibrant Cancun, Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa is a romantic hideaway and retreat...

Riviera Maya, Mexico
3-5 Nights
$1,168 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
50-minute massage, 3-course dinner, breakfasts...
FROM:
$
2,432
SAVE UP TO:
39%
 
Majestic Barričre Cannes, Cannes, France
With its brilliantly white Art Deco-style façade anno 1923, storied Majestic Barrière Cannes epitomizes French Riviera luxury lifestyle along tony Boulevard La Croisette...

Cannes, France
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfasts, 3-course dinner with wine, champagne & flowers...
FROM:
$
1,756
SAVE UP TO:
23%
 
Kenwood Inn and Spa, Kenwood, California
Located in the heart of Sonoma wine country, the luxe Kenwood Inn and Spa is a five-star getaway and celebration of good living...

Kenwood, California
2 Nights
$99 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Midweek travel, $25 spa vouchers per person, daily breakfast..
FROM:
$
799
SAVE UP TO:
20%
 
 
 
Castille Paris, Paris, France
Located in the heart of the most famous city in the world, Castille Paris combines Parisian allure, Italian style, and unparalleled luxury for a world-class experience along the Rue Cambon

Paris, France
2-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast buffet daily, welcome bottle of wine...
FROM:
$
805
SAVE UP TO:
56%
 
Ka'ana Boutique Resort, San Ignacio, Belize
Hiding away is made easy at Ka'ana Boutique Resort, a haven of private guest cottages amid lush greenery set along the Maya Mountains of beautiful western Belize...

San Ignacio, Belize
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Welcome Prosecco, breakfast daily, tour savings...
FROM:
$
1,187
SAVE UP TO:
25%
 
Villa Marķa Cristina, Guanajuato, Mexico
One of the most exclusive and exquisite boutique hotels in Mexico, and the first of its kind in Guanajuato, Villa María Cristina is a remarkable experience...

Guanajuato, Mexico
2-3 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
20% spa savings, bottle of wine, welcome margaritas...
FROM:
$
670
SAVE UP TO:
34%
 
Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina, Scrub Island, British Virgin Islands
Make like Robinson Crusoe on this private island's three deserted beaches, then learn the skills to get home at a top BVI sailing school.

Scrub Island, British Virgin Islands
5-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast daily, $100 spa credit, welcome amenity...
FROM:
$
1,679
SAVE UP TO:
39%
 
 
 
Caneel Bay, Saint John, US Virgin Islands
Amidst the verdant tropical landscape of the Virgin Islands National Park, Caneel Bay is a historic luxury resort on Saint John. Set on a 170-acre peninsula with seven spectacular beaches...

Saint John, US Virgin Islands
5-14 Nights
$220 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Transfers, breakfast daily, room upgrade, afternoon tea...
FROM:
$
2,665
SAVE UP TO:
19%
 
The Crane Residential Resort, Saint Philip, Barbados
Situated on one of Barbados's best beaches, The Crane Residential Resort is an haute and historic retreat overlooking scenic Crane Beach...

Saint Philip, Barbados
4-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
All meals included, spa treatments, transfer...
FROM:
$
1,758
SAVE UP TO:
30%
 
Villa del Palmar Cancun Beach Resort & Spa, Cancun, Mexico
On beautiful Playa Mujeres, on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula is the Villa del Palmar Cancun Beach Resort & Spa, where you will enjoy all the comforts of home...

Cancun, Mexico
3-14 Nights
$161 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
All meals & drinks, airport transfers, resort activities...
FROM:
$
905
SAVE UP TO:
10%
 
Secret Bay, Portsmouth, Dominica
Caribbean luxe has never been so spectacular as it is as Secret Bay. On the pristine, unadulterated island of Dominica, this boutique eco-luxury resort embraces a diverse environment...

Portsmouth, Dominica
6-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Pay 6 & stay 7 nights, dinner upon arrival, excursion choice..
FROM:
$
2,712
SAVE UP TO:
14%
 
Aqua Wellness Resort, Tola, Nicaragua
Delight your inner child by staying in a cozy rainforest tree house, where monkeys skitter across balconies made from indigenous wood

Tola, Nicaragua
4-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
3-course dinner, spa treatments, breakfast daily, cocktails...
FROM:
$
1,177
SAVE UP TO:
35%
 
Lumeria Maui, Makawao, Maui, Hawaii
Along the verdant slopes of towering Haleakala, nestled amidst lush gardens just a short walk from shimmering white sand beaches, discover the warmth and natural beauty of Hawaii at Lumeria Maui...

Makawao, Maui, Hawaii
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
60-minute Lomi-Lomi massage, dinner on one evening...
FROM:
$
996
SAVE UP TO:
32%
 
Sublime Samana, Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic has a hidden gem: Sublime Samana, on the region’s most beautiful, pristine and secluded beach.

Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
5-10 Nights
$470 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
À la carte breakfasts, activities, welcome wine...
FROM:
$
1,182
SAVE UP TO:
40%
 
Belmond El Encanto, Santa Barbara, California
The beachside city of Santa Barbara, California is known for its beautiful coastlines, gorgeous weather, and stunning Spanish architecture, but restoration of Belmond El Encanto, one of the city's most notable and long-standing hotels will soon be the leading reason to travel out West...

Santa Barbara, California
2-7 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfasts, afternoon tea, $200 spa credit, parking...
FROM:
$
1,166
SAVE UP TO:
40%
 
Hotel Villa Ottone, Isola d'Elba, Tuscany, Italy
At Hotel Villa Ottone, on the beautiful Island of Elba, enjoy style and luxury surrounded by such pristine natural splendor each and every day...

Isola d'Elba, Tuscany, Italy
2-14 Nights
$132 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast & dinner daily, Internet, savings on green fees...
FROM:
$
429
SAVE UP TO:
44%
 
Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto, Rome, Italy
Renovated 19th Century villas house a five-star hotel with an art collection that includes works by Picasso, Dalí and Guttuso.

Rome, Italy
2-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast daily, airport transfers, buffet lunch on one day...
FROM:
$
822
SAVE UP TO:
49%
 
Turtle Bay Resort, Kahuku, Oahu, Hawaii
Hang ten at Hans Hedemann Surf School on Oahu's North Shore – these fabled swells host the Vans Triple Crown, the Olympics of surfing

Kahuku, Oahu, Hawaii
4-14 Nights
$547 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
$100 resort credit, breakfasts, snorkeling, resort amenities..
FROM:
$
1,916
SAVE UP TO:
34%
 
Boutique Saint Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey
In an enchanting historic building in Istanbul's Sultanamet area, Boutique Saint Sophia is a luxury hotel within minutes of shops, entertainment, and cultural attractions...

Istanbul, Turkey
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
À la carte breakfast, transfers, welcome fruit plate...
FROM:
$
635
SAVE UP TO:
28%
 
Casa de Mita, Punta de Mita, Nayarit, Mexico
Open your eyes to the beauty of Playa Careyeros at the exclusive Casa de Mita, a intimate villa-style retreat just north of Puerto Vallarta, on Mexico's gorgeous Riviera Nayarit...

Punta de Mita, Nayarit, Mexico
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
All meals & drinks, airport transfers, internet, kayaking...
FROM:
$
1,770
SAVE UP TO:
15%
 
Mahogany Hall Luxury Boutique Resort, San Ignacio, Belize
A stately plantation-style mansion on the banks of the languorous Mopan River in Belize, Mahogany Hall Luxury Boutique Resort offers an exclusive glimpse into an unhurried life where simplicity and leisure reign supreme...

San Ignacio, Belize
4-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast daily, nightly romantic turndown service...
FROM:
$
860
SAVE UP TO:
49%
 
NIZUC Resort & Spa, Cancun, Mexico
One of the hottest new luxury destinations in Mexico is the secluded enclave of Punta Nizuc, located just 20 minutes from the Cancun International Airport, yet miles away from ordinary. Here in this idyllic oasis, NIZUC Resort & Spa welcomes guests seeking something fantastic and sophisticated on the shore's of Mexico's Caribbean...

Cancun, Mexico
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfasts, spa treatment, water sports, fitness center...
FROM:
$
1,783
SAVE UP TO:
40%