Imagine a resort ideally located between sea and mountain in the midst of lush vegetation and with a stunning unspoilt beach with a 300 metre frontage.
The multi award winning JA Jebel Ali Beach Hotel is situated on a private 800 metre palm-lined beach overlooking the golden shores of the Arabian Gulf. This 128 acre beach resort in Dubai is renowned for an unpretentious, relaxed holiday atmosphere, perfect for family holidays.
Set on 100 hectares of beautifully landscaped gardens, with over a kilometre of pristine white private sandy beach, Emirates Palace is the epitome of luxurious elegance.
Encircled by the dazzling white sandy beaches and surrounded by the turquoise depths of the Indian Ocean, the Maritim Hotel provides an elegant background for a sophisticated, yet relaxing, holiday.
Santiburi Beach Resort & Spa is Koh Samui’s most secluded and luxurious hideaway on the unspoilt northern coast. With expansive beaches and shallow waters, the resort is perfect for both families and couples looking to escape.
Situated on one of the most beautiful beaches on the island, the 5 Star Constance Belle Mare Plage provides the ultimate in self-indulgence.
Fringed by an immaculate white-sand beach and graced by the most glorious sunsets, La Pirogue Resort & Spa is home to a delightfully relaxed atmosphere in a heavenly setting.
Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Spa Resort immerses its guests in a very special atmosphere, embodying charm and romanticism.
One&Only Le Saint Géran nestles peacefully in its own private peninsula on the coast of Mauritius, fringed by over a mile of white sand beaches.
With a blend of contemporary style and comfortable furnishings, Traders Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, is ideally located on its own private beach close to Abu Dhabi city centre and the Corniche.
Escape to a magical, Arabian oasis at Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri. The grand, golden-white building reflections in the swimming pool and the lush garden landscapes place it in a serene, faraway world of its own.
An island haven set on the luxurious Sir Bani Yas Island, Anantara Desert Islands Resort & Spa offers an unforgettable island escape in the glistening waters of the Arabian Gulf.
Spread over ten acres of sandy beach and with stunning views of the Hajar Mountains and the Gulf of Oman, the 5 Star Grand Hyatt is the perfect base for exploring Muscat.
Chic, Omani design makes The Chedi truly unique, while the extensive gardens sweep down to a private beach.
Combining the very best of the traditional and the modern, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah offers the ultimate in lavish accommodation. This spectacular sail-shaped structure, built on a man-made island, soars majestically into the skies and has become an internationally recognised landmark.
Built on the edge of a lake, The Palace Downtown Dubai, is a harmonious blend of traditional Middle Eastern heritage and contemporary Dubai style.
In the heart of Laguna Phuket, on the calm shores of the Andaman Sea, Dusit Thani Laguna is a sanctuary for the senses shaded by coconut palms.
In the heart of the prestigious Dubai Marina on the enchanting, world renowned, Jumeirah Beach, Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa, Autograph Collection boasts uninterrupted views of the sparkling waters of the Gulf.
Visit the Andaman’s greatest treasure - Phuket Island. Surrounding the sparkling, sapphire waters of a saltwater lagoon, Banyan Tree Phuket is the ideal backdrop to the perfectly planned holiday.
This exclusive, 5 Star hotel enjoys a superb location on the northwest of Praslin and boasts the only 18-hole Championship golf course in the Seychelles.
This golfer’s paradise is located in the heart of the prestigious Emirates Hills and boasts a dramatic links-style 18-hole Championship golf course designed by Colin Montgomerie, in association with Desmond Muirhead.
The stylish Angsana Laguna Phuket gifts holiday-makers with the pristine beauty of the lagoon and sandy beach of the Andaman Sea.
Experience the ultimate romantic hideaway, where stunning architectural design meets relaxed indulgence.
The palatial Al Husn - the most prestigious of three hotels at Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa - is one of the largest and most luxurious in Oman.
Nestled at the foot of a mountain range, Al Waha, 'The Oasis', one of three hotels at Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa - is a gorgeous retreat featuring beautiful palm tree lined swimming pools.
The increasing popularity of golfing holidays attracts both beginners and experienced players to a superb collection of golf courses in a variety of exotic locations. If Only... presents you with the opportunity to perfect your game on some of the world's most beautiful courses. Tee off at a top class range of facilities in Mauritius or enjoy a round at a number of world class courses in Thailand, some of which have been designed by the game's leading professionals including Gary Player and Jack Nickalaus.
Dubai is one of the fastest growing golf holiday destinations in the world and home to such prestigious annual events as the Desert Classic PGA Tournament. The emirate boasts spectacular and unique courses to challenge and delight golfers of all abilities.
General Terms and Conditions of Play vary between courses, therefore it's essential to check the rules of play at each individual club (e.g. soft spikes are often deemed essential). However, general golf etiquette and dress codes should be respected.
Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club, Emirates Golf Club, Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa, The Montgomerie, The Els Club, Arabian Ranches, Four Seasons Golf Club (Al Badia), Nad Al Sheban, Jumeirah Golf Estates (Earth, Wind & Fire courses)
Al Maha Golf Club, Muscat Hills Golf Club
Abu Dhabi Golf Club by Sheraton, Abu Dhabi Golf and Equestrian, Saadiyat Beach Golf Club, Yas Links Golf Course
Constance Belle Mare Plage, Heritage Golf & Spa Resort, Le Telfair Golf Resort & Spa, One&Only Le Saint Géran, Le Touessrok
Lemuria Resort of Praslin
Royal Colombo Golf Club
Santiburi Resort, Dusit Laguna, Banyan Tree, Phuket