UNIQUE EXPERINCES - FOR THE WEDDING SEASON
GlobalSpa|November - December 2020
THE WEDDING SEASON IS HERE AGAIN, AND ALL COUPLES TYING THE KNOT DEFINITELY NEED GREAT INTIMATE EXPERIENCES…..MORE SO IN THE NEW NORMAL!
Rupali Dean

For weddings to stand out, it has to be something that will make an impression. Couples in 2020 are all about quality time. Worry not, I have got you covered! Check out this list of experiences that will be treasured by any couple for years to come.

DINING UNDER THE STARS AT AMANBAGH

What: Romantic, Beautiful View, Sustainable Luxury, Memorable Experience, Mesmerizing, Intimate Dining

Where: Ajabgarh, Alwar, Rajasthan, India

Why: Amanbagh is a private reserve in the Aravalli Hills of pastoral Rajasthan, a lush retreat of developed palm, fruit and eucalyptus trees lying inside a fenced complex that was once the staging zone for imperial hunts. Arousing the extravagant magnificence of the Moghul era, Amanbagh’s haveli suites and pool pavilions offer a peaceful setting, admitting the opulent heritage of Rajasthan’s theatrical frontier region. The swanky grounds and spectacular environs offer over nine diverse private dining spots with panoramic views. The off-property Chhatri – a stone podium with an iconic dome – delivers impressive seclusion watching the Ajabgarh Valley. A picture-perfect spot for a daylight picnic while lounging on cushions, it is equally epitome for a dreamy candlelit dinner of old-style Rajasthan thali with a reserved chef and a performer below the canopy of stars.

THE INTIMATE WEDDING EXPERIENCE

As certain the impeccable spot to relish sunset cocktails or a quixotic dinner with your loved one or to rejoice your special occasion with family and friends. It is the unspoiled setting for a remarkable evening by your very own personal chef, musician and lit by a canopy of stars. Countless candles mixing with the flawless sunset, lighting the white curtained shamiana will make for an ultimate setting for a cherished romantic dinner under the stars.

Call: +91 1465 223 333 Email: amanbagh@aman.com Price: INR 30000 + Applicable Taxes for a couple

OVER WATER RETREATS AT SONEVA FUSHI, MALDIVES

What: Barefoot Luxury, Castaway Island Life, Intuitive Service, Magical Experience, Slow life!

Where: Kunfunadhoo Island, Eydhafushi, Maldives

Why: The unique shoeless indulgence destination has just added the world’s biggest Over Water Retreat to their previously magnificent choice of accommodation. This gives guests at Soneva Fushi the superfluity of choice, to either stay in Robinson Crusoe style in the profound greens of the jungle with the beach steps away or wake up to panoramic views in the middle of the ocean. Reached by a mildly curving jetty near Dolphin Beach, at the opposite end of the island to the Out of the Blue eating destination, the eight Water Retreats have been intended to safeguard the highest privacy for guests, as well as to make the most of the picture-perfect ocean vistas. The 1 Bedroom and 2 Bedroom Water Retreats especially are the largest one and two bedroom overwater villas in the globe. The airy interiors and exterior living spaces give one more to love, as well as making them perfect for families. These Water Retreats have been elevated high enough above the ocean so that the waves do not pause against the underside like most overwater villas, thus reducing noise and vibrations. With an option of either sunrise or sunset views, the villas consist of a large alfresco deck, which encompasses extravagant sun loungers, a dipped seating area and catamaran nets. Handpick between swimming in the ocean or the private pool, while a warped 19-metre slide that plummets into the waves from the upper floor. Both villa types share an extensive upper level with a dining Sala, as well as Soneva’s signature outdoor bathroom with direct admission to the sea.

THE INTIMATE WEDDING EXPERIENCE

At Soneva, the stride of life moves to the tug of the tide, the curve of the sun and the pounding hearts of guests bring it to life. It permits you to slow down and engage every valuable instant of your wedding day. With an impetus of a button, the retractable transparent roofs slide back above the master bed to passionately divulge sunny skies or starlit nights. The curving jetty that links the Water Retreats to the island has been designed with the jetty planks laid lengthways rather than width to decrease the clatter of buggies and bicycles riding along them. From ritual to enthused cuisine, Soneva’s wedding planners take care of the minutest details, while their particularly tailored wedding packages aptitude well-appointed stays and cherished experiences. For those who favour to rejoice in comprehensive privacy, complete island and resort buy-outs are also available.

Call: +960 660-0304 Email: sales@soneva.com Price: The starting price for the new Water Retreats at Soneva Fushi is USD 2,626 +++ per night for the 1 Bedroom Water Retreat with Slide, and USD 5,232 +++ per night for the 2 Bedroom Water Retreat with Slide.

BRIDAL SUITES AT FAIRMONT JAIPUR

What: Regal, Grand, Luxurious, Extraordinary, Unforgettable

Where: 2 RIICO, Kukas, Rajasthan, India

Why: Showcasing the finest of Mughal and Rajput design, Fairmont Jaipur is a refined estate that elegantly syndicates the splendours of the past with contemporary comforts. The story of Fairmont Jaipur stimulates a dream of ageless hospitality, alluring guests to join them in visualising a place that is soaked in a rich and fortunate heritage. Every guest who selects to revel their wedding in the palace indulges like Kings and Queens of the past at the Terrace Suites. With expansive interiors and considerately intricate details, each of the Terrace Suites is an experience by itself. Whether for an iconic capture or those extraordinary conversations, these suites offer the most extraordinary dwellings for the Man and Lady of the hour.

THE INTIMATE WEDDING EXPERIENCE

As one boards upon the most momentous day of their lives, it is vital that they experience a unified and cherished stay. Highest comfort, awe-inspiring settings and adequate space to house all their closest ones, each of the Terrace Suites offer the Bride, the Bridegroom and the couple together, post their ceremony, to handcraft their distinctive moments to be engraved in their memories forever. The remarkable view from the Terrace suites is a vision to behold, permitting guests to take a break from the busy festivities by gazing into the calming Aravallis.

Call: +91 1426 420 000

Email: jai.reservations@fairmont.com

Price: Available upon request

BEACH BUBBLE ON A PRIVATE SANDBANK UNDER THE STARS AT SEASIDE FINOLHU MALDIVES

What: Unique, Romantic, Magical, Cosmic & Luxurious

Where: Kanifushi Island, Baa Atoll, Republic of Maldives

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