4 sustainable luxury retreats for the modern traveller

Aro Ha New Zealand retreat

With modern designs and captivating settings, these luxurious retreats are a must-visit for a revitalising escape.

  1. Post Ranch Inn (California)

Relax your soul and your senses at this glamorous ranch. Built upon the cliff tops of the Californian coastline, Post Ranch Inn is a stylish haven with sustainably designed and operated accommodations overlooking the Pacific Ocean, indulgent spa treatments and amazing activities and amenities to complete a five star experience.

Insider Tip: Book the Cliff House for a romantic getaway. Expect endless starlit-sky views through the glass-walled rooms.

Website: www.postranchinn.com

California, Luxe retreat california, Big Sur retreat

Post Ranch Inn, california, Big Sur Retreat

Big Sur, California, Luxe retreat

  1. Six Senses Con Dao (Vietnam)

 This secluded resort is paradise for eco-conscious travellers. With powder-soft, white-sand beaches overlooking turquoise waters, the resort is contemporary in design and reflects the essence of a traditional fishing village. Comprising 50 private pool villas, it has been recognized as a top eco lodge by National Geographic Traveller.

Insider Tip: Spend an afternoon snorkelling to discover Con Dao’s colourful and exotic array of marine life.

Website: sixsenses.com

Six Senses, Vietnam retreat

Six Senses, Vietnam retreat


  1. ARO HĀ (New Zealand)

Set amongst the breathtaking Southern Alps of New Zealand, Aro Hā is designed for those who are looking at a complete mind and body overhaul. Their holistic practices include meditation and yoga classes, as well as daily therapeutic massages, soothing steam rooms and saunas.

Insider Tip: Take a dip in the stunning infinity pool after an invigorating hike in the mountains.

Website: aro-ha.com

Aro Ha. New Zealand retreat

Aro Ha New Zealand retreat

Aro Ha, New Zealand Retreat

  1. Southern Ocean Lodge (Australia)

Southern Ocean Lodge offers a truly unique and exclusive travel experience for relaxation and rejuvenation. It is an idyllic destination with sleek, environmentally designed residences overlooking the sparkling Southern Ocean and pristine Kangaroo Island wilderness. With wildlife safaris and coastal cliff top hikes, there are plenty of opportunities to explore. After which, you’ll have certainly earned some spa pampering and organic cuisine.

Insider Tip: Pour a glass of organic wine and gaze out at the breathtaking view. Instant Zen guaranteed.

Website: southernoceanlodge.com.au

Southern Ocean Lodge

Southern Ocean Lodge

Southern Ocean Lodge