The summer is upon us! These are some of our Moxi Staff’s favorite summer destinations:
Chatham Bars Inn, Cape Cod
Chatham Bars Inn has been an idyllic vacation retreat noted for its excellent service, fine cuisine and beautiful surroundings since 1914. The Inn is nestled near the heart of Chatham on 25 beautifully landscaped acres overlooking Pleasant Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. In addition to popular Cape activities such as golf, tennis, fishing, water sports, and bird watching, guests also enjoy summer beachfront theme dinners, Cape Cod spa treatments: everything you need for a Cape Cod vacation. Chatham, one of the oldest villages on Cape Cod, is just a brief stroll away, where picture-perfect streets are lined with historical homes, unique shops, art galleries, and glorious gardens.
Hotel Jerome, Aspen
Conveniently located in the heart of Aspen, Hotel Jerome offers luxury Aspen hotel accommodations, genuine hospitality and an array of summer activities including golf, hiking, fly fishing, biking and hot-air ballooning. The town also hosts a series of world-renowned annual events, including jazz music festivals, film, dance, food and wine festivals, plus theater productions, and cultural celebrations. There’s never a bad time to visit Aspen!
Montage, Laguna Beach
Set on an oceanfront bluff with sweeping panoramas of the Pacific Ocean and striking Craftsman-style architecture, this 248-room luxury beach resort commands 30 lushly landscaped acres in the heart of the picturesque arts community of Laguna Beach (midway between Los Angeles and San Diego), making it the ideal choice for a seaside getaway or vacation.
Ames Hotel, Boston
Ames Hotel, located in the beautiful and historic Ames building, inspires both modern style and old world sophistication. An experience rich with elegant interpretations, complemented by innovative new design by Rockwell Group and the Morgans’ in house design team, Ames Hotel brings Boston and its visitors the dynamic experience for which Morgans is known. Ideally located near historic Faneuil Hall and Beacon Hill, the 114-room Boston hotel has a vibrant restaurant and bar offering an atmosphere that is at once refined and playful, a state-of-the art fitness center and suites accented by dramatic, Romanesque arched windows and original fireplaces.
Liberty Hotel, Boston
What was once the iconic Charles Street Jail is now the stunning Liberty Boston Hotel. Since opening in 2007, it has quickly become the place to see by visitors and locals alike. Five venues, CLINK, Alibi, Scampo, the Liberty Bar, and Catwalk anchor the hotel’s 298 luxurious guestrooms. The Liberty Hotel is the perfect spot for experiencing all that Boston offers with easy access to the city from its prime downtown location at the foot of historic Beacon Hill.
The Sanctuary Hotel, Kiawah Island
Located along the pristine shores of Kiawah Island, South Carolina, this exquisitely designed oceanfront hotel, just thirty minutes from downtown Charleston, captures the spirit, history and charm of the beautiful south. Guests are invited to experience all that the seaside mansion has to offer, while surrounded by the grandeur of architecture and hospitality at its finest.
The Palmetto Bluff, Bluffton, NC (Carolina Lowcountry)
The perfect mixture of old and new, The Bluff is home to the country’s most acclaimed resort and spa, amazing accomodations, and endless activities to satisfy all ages and tastes. Yet as you stroll along its 32 miles of riverside, or paddle a kayak through the marshes, or head out on horseback to explore undisturbed trails, you’ll see that The Bluff truly stands apart because of its dedication to conservation, simplicity and careful development, making life today similar in many ways to that of the first residents, who came ashore more than 10,000 years ago.
The Four Seasons, Jackson Hole
Surrounded by the breathtaking vistas of Jackson Hole’s famed Grand Tetons and teeming with an inspiring array of wildlife, this luxury mountain resort and hotel offers the perfect mix of rustic adventure and luxury accommodations. You can ski, hike, bike, raft and more to your heart’s content!
Villa d’Este, Lake Como, Italy
Experience the splendor, the grandeur, the intrigue and the magic of Villa d’Este- an opulent hotel overlooking glorious Lake Como. Hailed as one of the best hotels in the world by Travel & Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler and Forbes Traveler, this famous resort destination has been widely praised for its beautiful gardens, exquisite cuisine, gala celebrations, impeccable décor and extraordinary hospitality.
Borgo Egnazia, Puglia, Italy
Set in 40 acres, with vast corridors and walls lined in the pale local tufa stone, this contemporary, low-lying resort is bathed in light. This five star hotel, nestled between the blue Adriatic sea and green olive groves, employs two full-time painters to keep the whites looking white. There are two beach clubs, two restaurants, one cooking school, a gym and a 1,800-square-meter spa; and access to the only world-class 18-hole golf course in the area.
St. Regis, Rome, Italy
Sumptuously luxurious, The St. Regis Rome was named to Condé Nast Traveler’s 2011 Gold List due to its unsurpassed setting and amenities. Opulent interiors and an austere façade add to the seductive atmosphere of this landmark hotel. Find sanctuary and pampering in the elegant kamiSpa, sip a Negroni in Le Grand Bar, or dine on perfectly prepared traditional dishes at Vivendo. Each of the 138 guest rooms and 23 suites feature a unique identity and are exquisitely appointed in a combination of Empire, Regency and Louis XV styles. The St. Regis Rome is sure to exceed your expectations!
The Lodge at Doonbeg, Doonbeg, Ireland
Set in a beautiful Irish country house, The Lodge at Doonbeg is a coastal haven with a magnificent 18-hole golf course designed by Greg Norman, unique accommodation in delightful suites and cottages, exquisite dining and a soothing spa. The stunning sea views, whether from the golf course or your suite, are both invigorating and relaxing, reflecting the atmosphere of this hotel where you feel free to play as much golf as possible or simply unwind and enjoy the pampering. Be sure to experience the Emerald Isle Salt Scrub in the spa to feel totally rejuvenated. Whatever the season, there is always something to do or explore in this fascinating part of the world. Take in as much of the superb scenery on horseback or meet the friendly locals in a nearby village pub.