EXPLORA ATACAMA

CHILE

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Welcome to the Atacama Desert - the driest place on Earth. Rising from the Pacific Ocean up to the base of the Andes, Explora Atacama is located in the Ayllu de Larache near the village of San Pedro de Atacama. You will find yourself in the oasis in the middle of the desert, 2500 above sea level. Choose between 50 beautiful rooms with views of the Salt Mountains, the desert landscape, or the countryside. Relax in one the hotel's four interconnected pools, among lush native vegetation. During the cooler months, enjoy the sauna and the steam room, or an open-air jacuzzi after a long hike. Atacama has some of the clearest skies in the world, so make sure to visit the Observatory for celestial explorations and stargazing.

THE BERKELEY RIVER LODGE

AUSTRALIA

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The Berkeley River Lodge is a true dream escape in one of the world’s finest natural settings. Luxury villas sit atop a 65 metre-high dune offering panoramic views spanning a gulf, gorges, river and an island. The hotel was designed to blend in with the coast allowing nature to do the talking in this most rich and vivid landscape. Described as “God’s Land”, you'll savour this divine and life-changing experience, like a guided tour of the Kimberley night sky with the lodge’s Astronomer. 

L'AND VINEYARDS

PORTUGAL

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L'AND Vineyards is a luxury boutique resort, set inside a vineyard in the heart of Alentejo. Enjoy views of a vine garden, a tranquil indigo lake and the Medieval castle of Montemor. The building houses the L'AND winery, as well as 22 modern suites, beautifully integrating design and nature, built with natural stone, slate and wood. Choose between Sky-View or L'and Suites. Both suites have a large outdoor terrace with fireplace and a private patio, creating a peaceful and intimate atmosphere. The Sky-View suites allow the full opening of the bedroom ceiling, and include a private courtyard garden with a plunge pool. Sleep under the Alentejo night sky and take advantage of one the least polluted areas in Europe.

HOTEL RANGA

ICELAND

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Hotel Rangá is a remote luxury hotel in southern Iceland, perfect for stargazing, chasing the Northern Lights and exploring the far corners of the country of fire and ice. There are 51 rooms, including suites designed after each of the seven continents, facing the East Rangá River or the Mt. Hekla volcano. Spend the night with the universe by looking through Ranga's high quality astronomical telescopes at their one of a kind observatory (A 14 inch Celestron Edge HD Schmidt-Cassegrain reflector and a TEC 160ED APO refractor on a Astrophysics 900 mount). Finish the day with a soak in the riverside hot tubs after a day full of discovery. 

FEYNAN ECOLODGE

JORDAN

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Feynan Ecolodge is located along the Dana Biosphere Reserve and is the first accommodation of its kind in Jordan. The ecolodge is completely solar powered and each of its 26 guest rooms is uniquely designed with internal courtyards, ambient candle lighting and solar-heated showers. Choose economy, standard or deluxe rooms or stay at the Lodge, which accommodates larger groups and/or families. Relax on the rooftop terrace with a 360 degree view of the desert during the day and a limitless lit up sky at night.

 

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