Casa Sedona, Sedona, Arizona USAThe beauty and mystique of the red rocks can be seen and felt from this stellar B&B. Uniquely decorated private rooms/baths, cozy outdoor sitting areas, hot tub, and delicious Southwest cuisine by onsite chef. Situated in West Sedona just a couple of blocks from the main road, the Inn is close to shops and cafes but also minutes from hiking trails.
- Available year round; best pricing – June
- Phoenix Sky Harbor, plus 2-hr. shuttle from airport to Sedona
Dubai, United Arab EmiratesSecluded, private villas with luxurious beds/baths can be arranged in this dynamic, culturally rich area of the UAE, offering private grounds, swimming pool and quiet streets to stroll. Enjoy international cuisine by a local chef. Taxi rides away from beaches and the largest shopping malls in the world.
- Winter months
- Dubai International Airport, plus taxi ride to villa
Il Civettaio, Tuscany, ItalyPerched on top of a rolling hill in southern Tuscany in the estate’s original farmhouse, you can enjoy comfortable, private rooms/baths with separate sitting areas. This working organic farm, which produces award winning wine and olive oil, offers breathtaking views, a swimming pool, and vineyards and groves to stroll. A local cook serves authentic cuisine of Tuscan Maremma, using only local, organic products from the farm and surrounding area. A 2 km walk takes you to the historic village of Paganico.
- Spring and Fall
- Rome (Fiumicino) Airport, plus train to Grosseto or 1 ½ hr. car journey (private driver)
Kinney Cottage, Clear Lake, Manitoba, CanadaThis cozy cottage is situated in southern Manitoba just outside Riding Mountain National Park. Offering private rooms with shared baths and delicious food by a local cook. A 20 min. walk north to beautiful Clear Lake and the village of Wasagaming, or 20 min. walk south to the town of Onanole and a terrific coffee shop/secondhand bookstore, plus many more hiking/bike trails amidst natural forest and tranquil wildlife. Maximum 4 guests.
- June through September
- Winnipeg International Airport, Manitoba, plus 3-hr. car journey (private driver)
Plynn’s Sanctuary, Mesa, Arizona, USAThis private residence in Mesa offers a tranquil setting with a large outdoor sitting area and fountain garden, hot tub, pool and meditation path; mid-day meals by local cook., In this quiet neighborhood, across the street you can also stroll a small park or revisit your childhood on the playground. This venue can be reserved for multi “day sessions” only, with nearby hotel accommodations available.
- Available year round
- Phoenix Sky Harbor or Phoenix/Mesa Gateway, plus 20 min. shuttle to nearby hotel
Tissa’s Inn, Cochin, IndiaOne of Cochin’s finest centrally located hotels, Tissa’s Inn is a boutique hotel housed in an old mansion. Private air conditioned rooms/baths; swimming pool, yoga and meditation centers, and onsite chef, serving fresh Indian and Continental style food. All located near Fort Cochin Beach and many historical sites.
- Winter months
- Cochin Airport, plus taxi ride to hotel
Villa Licia, Tuscany, ItalyNestled in the hills of Tuscany’s Chianti Classico region, our villa, Casa Delle Rose, offers large, private rooms/baths and delicious cuisine by local chef, Cristina. Grounds include sculpted gardens, a maze, secluded lily pond and private forest, as well as gorgeous views of the Tuscan valley. Located 20 minutes south of Florence and 1 km from the quaint town of Mercatale, where you will find several shops, cafés and wonderful bakeries.
- Spring and Fall
- Airports: Rome (Fiumicino), plus 3-hr. car journey (private driver): Pisa, plus 1-hr. car journey (private driver); Florence, plus 20 min. car journey by taxi