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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Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort, Peninsula Papagayo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
In a location second to none, where the Gulf of Papagayo meets the sapphire waters of Culebra Bay, Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort awaits with a Costa Rican experience you will never forget...

Peninsula Papagayo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
5-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
4-course dinner, $100 resort credit, breakfasts, Internet...
FROM:
$
1,283
SAVE UP TO:
50%
 
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:
$
962
SAVE UP TO:
40%
 
 
 
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:
$
1,294
SAVE UP TO:
54%
 
Zoëtry Casa Del Mar Los Cabos, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
The flawless beauty and intimate setting of the 53-suite Zoëtry Casa Del Mar Los Cabos is a study in perfection, positioned on the sands fronting the Sea of Cortez in Mexico...

San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
All meals & drinks, welcome amenities, $200 resort savings...
FROM:
$
1,067
SAVE UP TO:
34%
 
Hotel Punta Islita, Punta Islita, Costa Rica
A member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Hotel Punta Islita on Costa Rica's Pacific coast is an exquisite resort surrounded by natural wonders...

Punta Islita, Costa Rica
3 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
All meals & non-alcoholic beverages, $50 daily bar credit...
FROM:
$
1,872
SAVE UP TO:
19%
 
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
$1,145 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Transfers, breakfasts, massage treatments, car rental...
FROM:
$
2,350
SAVE UP TO:
35%
 
 
 
Lismacue House, Bansha, Ireland
In lovely Tipperary, discover the lavish Lismacue House, a breathtaking Georgian Country House that is a mix of old country elegance and Irish splendor in the stunning emerald countryside...

Bansha, Ireland
7 Nights
$1,235 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast daily, champagne reception, dinner on one evening.
FROM:
$
6,665
SAVE UP TO:
45%
 
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:
$
838
SAVE UP TO:
60%
 
Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Nestled between the shores of Playa del Carmen and vibrant Cancun, Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa is a romantic hideaway and retreat...

Playa del Carmen, Mexico
3-5 Nights
$1,174 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
3-course dinner, 50-minute massage, breakfast daily...
FROM:
$
2,332
SAVE UP TO:
39%
 
Claris Hotel, Barcelona, Spain
Situated between the Eixample neighborhood and the city's center, Claris Hotel is a stylish Barcelona retreat with enviable amenities and a prime location...

Barcelona, Spain
2 Nights
$491 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Dining credit, bottle of wine, half-day car rental, Internet..
FROM:
$
965
SAVE UP TO:
25%
 
 
 
Montpelier Plantation & Beach, Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
Situated on 60 lush acres perched above the Caribbean, Montpelier Plantation & Beach is a former sugar plantation in Saint Kitts and Nevis...

Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
7 Nights
$344 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast daily, access resort facilities and private beach...
FROM:
$
1,271
SAVE UP TO:
28%
 
Majestic Barrière 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
3-7 Nights
$771 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfasts, 3-course dinner with wine, champagne & flowers...
FROM:
$
1,547
SAVE UP TO:
40%
 
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
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Midweek travel, $25 spa vouchers per person, breakfast daily..
FROM:
$
888
SAVE UP TO:
19%
 
Capella Marigot Bay Resort & Marina, Marigot Bay, Saint Lucia
On the idyllic Caribbean isle of Saint Lucia, Capella Marigot Bay Resort & Marina puts you right in the heart of its most beautiful natural surroundings...

Marigot Bay, Saint Lucia
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Full breakfasts, resort amenities, nonalcoholic mini bar...
FROM:
$
1,365
SAVE UP TO:
30%
 
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
Buffet breakfast daily, welcome bottle of wine...
FROM:
$
747
SAVE UP TO:
55%
 
La Bonne Étape, Château Arnoux, France
An incredibly unique property, La Bonne Étape is an 18th-century post house in Provence, ready to make your next trip to France one you will always remember...

Château Arnoux, France
3-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
3-course dinner for two, breakfasts, welcome wine, Internet...
FROM:
$
509
SAVE UP TO:
50%
 
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, historic site tour...
FROM:
$
1,115
SAVE UP TO:
35%
 
Hotel Healdsburg, Healdsburg, Sonoma County, California
Only about one hour drive from San Francisco, chic Hotel Healdsburg in the heart of Sonoma wine country anchors the western edge of the eponymous town's quaint historic main plaza...

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, California
2-5 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Midweek travel, 7-course tasting menu dinner, spa savings...
FROM:
$
925
SAVE UP TO:
51%
 
Petit St. Vincent, Petit Saint Vincent, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Softly undulating hills covered by lush tropical foliage meet sugary white beaches on the dreamy 115-acre private island of Petit St. Vincent, known as PSV, about 40 miles south of Saint Vincent in the Caribbean isles of the Grenadines...

Petit Saint Vincent, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
7-14 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
All meals & soft beverages, private picnic, water sports...
FROM:
$
6,465
SAVE UP TO:
30%
 
Belmond British Pullman & Northern Belle, United Kingdom
In a contemporary world that often overlooks the finer details that make life truly grand, the Belmond British Pullman & Northern Belle instead focus specifically on these little delights...

United Kingdom
1 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Northern Belle day tour, 5-course lunch, personal steward...
FROM:
$
444
SAVE UP TO:
40%
 
Travaasa Austin, Austin, Texas
Join a Texas cowboy on a horse ride across Balcones Canyonlands Preserve and walk barefoot across an organic farm – travel goes deeper here

Austin, Texas
1-2 Nights
$143 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Midweek travel, $125 total resort credit, room upgrade, spa...
FROM:
$
299
SAVE UP TO:
32%
 
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:
$
656
SAVE UP TO:
34%
 
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%
 
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
$653 In Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast daily, airport transfers, buffet lunch on one day...
FROM:
$
1,086
SAVE UP TO:
50%
 
Palais Amani, Fes, Morocco
In the city of Fes, the medieval capital of Morocco and a destination that today is still brimming with historic culture, Palais Amani is a one-of-a-kind retreat...

Fes, Morocco
3-7 Nights
Plus Exclusive Luxury Extras
Breakfast daily, 15% savings on choice of activity, Internet..
FROM:
$
826
SAVE UP TO:
55%