Here are 10 of the many new retreat hotels, that are now becoming more and more popular. People find it relaxing and calming, a real way to rest and get renewed, when staying in one of these out of the way retreats.

“TREEHOUS” TAYLAND – KEEMALA

The authentic and the avant-garde combine in this luxurious rainforest retreat. Stay in a Clay Cottage, inspired by the ‘Pa-ta-pea’ clan, or a Tent Pool Villa with spectacular views. For something truly individual, pick one of the seven Tree Houses that seem suspended from the canopy itself. Or, for the ultimate indulgence, book a Bird’s Nest Pool Villa. With streams and waterfalls running through it, this luxury resort is seamlessly woven into its surroundings.

“CAVE” TURKEY – GAMIRASU CAVE

Gamirasu Hotel, put into service in 1999, consists of 35 meticulously restored and designed cave rooms. It is located near Urgup, the heart of Cappadocia, Ayvali village. The hotel which was used as a monastic retreat in the Byzantine Era, offers a surprisingly beautiful nature, peace and contemporary comfort in a pristine village without distracting from the spiritual feeling of the area which has been known to be inhabited for more than five thousand years.

“DESERT” BAE – NANTARA OASR AL SARAB DESERT

Admire endless dunes from palatial luxury in the heart of the Empty Quarter. Located in the legendary Rub’ al Khali, the largest uninterrupted sand desert in the world, the resort is a 90-minute drive from Abu Dhabi. Cross the desert on a camel or race off dune bashing. After adventure, spa wellness refreshes with ancient hammam rituals and healing desert elixirs. Slip into sunset at our free-form pool, or bask in plunge pool seclusion at your private villa. Feast on timeless Bedouin traditions and exceptional global tastes, shrouded by stars. To experience the pinnacle of Qasr Al Sarab’s luxury, reserve a stay in the private enclave of the Royal Pavilion Villas.

“DEEP FOREST” BALİ – FOUR SEASONS RESORT SAYAN

Float above treetops on a dramatic suspension bridge and cross into a different world. With locally inspired experiences and rice bowl-shaped architecture set against the lush Ayung River Valley, our Resort takes you closer to the heart and soul of Bali.

“ICE” SWEDEN – ICEHOTEL

This is a world famous hotel and an art exhibi- tion made of ice and snow. Founded in 1989, it is reborn in a new guise every winter, in the Swedish village of Jukkasjârvi – 200 km north of the Arctic Circle. The Torne River, the arts, and creating a setting for life-enriching moments are at the heart of it all.

“WILDERNESS” CHILI – REMOTA HOTEL

The hotel has a privileged location by the ocean at the starting point of the amazing mountains, lakes and glaciers of the Chilean Patagonia. Located only 158 miles from Punta Arenas and 93 miles from the Torres del Paine national park. Remota Hotel, has 72 rooms, all with a view of Ultima Esperanza bay, the Balmaceda glacier and the Paine Mountain Range. You can take a 3, 4 or 7 day program to discover the Chilean Patagonia

“RANCH” CALIFORNIA – CALSTOGA RANCH

Tucked in a secluded canyon marked by ancient oaks and rolling hills, Calistoga Ranch is a luxury Napa Valley resort in California’s Wine Country that blends indoor/outdoor living with its natural environment. A Robb Report “Best of the Best”, it is a unique wine country experience like no other.

“GRAIN SILO ACCOMODATION” NEW ZEMAND – SIOSTAY LITTLE RIVER

Traditionally, grain silos are found in the country filled with feed, surrounded by a distinct waft of farm animals; however SiloStay, based in Little River, Banks Peninsula, is going against the grain. In this instance, proprietary grain silos are being used as individual motel units as part of an innovative, ecofriendly and affordable accommodation complex.

“PRIVATE ISLAND” FLORIDA USA – LITTLE PALM ISLAND RESORT & SPA

This Florida Keys resort has been the escape of choice for presidents, celebrities and savvy travelers alike. The magic of this island is its exclu- sive location where a captivating view exists in every direction. Crushed seashell paths wind through this 5 % acre paradise connecting the extra spacious 30 oceanfront suites. There are no telephones or televisions, or guests under the age of 16 at our private island resort in the Florida Keys. The only distractions are the outdoors and each other.

“MONTAIN” ST. LUCIA – JADE MOUNTAIN RESORT

Rising majestically above the 600 acre beach front resort of Anse Chastanet, Jade Moun- tain Resort on St. Lucia’s south-western Ca- ribbean coastline is a cornucopia of organic architecture celebrating St. Lucia’s stunning scenic beauty. Architect owner Nick Trou- betzkoy has expanded upon his philosophy of building in harmony with Caribbean nature in his creation of Jade Mountain St. Lucia. The bold architectural design – indi- vidual bridges leading to exceptional infinity pool sanctuaries and rugged stoned-faced columns reaching towards the sky – makes Jade Mountain St. Lucia one of the Caribbean’s most mesmerizing resort experiences.