A 15-minute helicopter ride up the Rio Negro river from Brazil's Amazon-gateway town of Manaus, this fantastical 210-suite hotel perches on stilts, at treetop level. Favored by such bigwigs as Jacques Cousteau, Bill Gates and Helmut Kohl.
Azura Quilalea Private Island is a hidden gem, somewhere to retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life, with a relaxed and understated ‘Robinson Crusoe’ castaway style that belies the comforts and experiences on offer in the 9 seafront villas.
Set within a walled oasis once used as the Maharaja of Alwar's camp during hunting expeditions, Amanbagh is a contemporary place with domed cupolas and private courtyards that echo the region's traditional Moghul architect.
With a design based on sustainable architecture, Arakur Resort & Spa is situated 250 meters above sea level surrounded by stunning panoramic views, native forests, natural terraces and green areas harmonically integrated into the environment.