Seasoned travellers looking to get away don’t need to travel with a companion or group to have a memorable vacation, thanks to world-leading brands Raffles Hotels & Resorts, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts.
Whether it’s unwinding with a rejuvenating spa retreat in San Diego, experiencing a rousing golf getaway in Bermuda or feeding a niche interest such as whale watching in the scenic waters of Quebec’s St. Lawrence River, solo guests can take advantage of an array of unique and adventurous experiences within FRHI Hotels & Resorts’ expansive portfolio.
Relax and Unwind at Le Royal Monceau, Raffles Paris
Located just steps from the Champs Elysées and Arc de Triomphe, the chic Le Royal Monceau,Raffles Paris offers those seeking a weekend escape alone the opportunity to spoil themselves with the Relax and Unwind Package. Amenities include a private artistic tour with the hotel’s Art Concierge to discover its unique Art District gallery and art pieces, access to the My Blend by Clarins spa, buffet breakfast at La Cuisine and more. Package pricing starts from $1,063 per night.
Run and Rest at Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor
Solo travellers participating in one of Siem Reap’s Marathon events can recover after their race atRaffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor. The hotel’s Angkor Marathon 2015 package not only includes accommodation at the luxury landmark hotel, but also a carb-loading dinner at Café d’Angkor, a recovery reflexology massage, isotonic drinks and more. Valid December 1 – 15, pricing starts from $271 per night.
A Haute Getaway at Fairmont Monte Carlo
Solo travellers seeking haute couture can indulge in an exclusive fashion experience at Fairmont Monte Carlo with its Fashion Time Package. Crafted for one, the package allows fashionistas to see the private showroom of a leading designer in the principality and participate in a four hour private showing of their collection. Other package amenities include buffet breakfast and access to the fitness center. Package pricing starts from $709 per night.
Unplug and Experience Wellness at Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
For solo travellers seeking to unplug from the outside world and recharge, Fairmont Scottsdale Princess’ Well & Being Spa provides the perfect retreat. Guests have the option of choosing a one, two or three-day experience, which can be customized with a variety of spa treatments and fitness activities suited to achieving wellness and relaxation. Treatments include Deep Cleansing HydraFacial and Well & Being Renewal Body Treatment while fitness activities offer Zumba, Step Aerobics or Body Sculpt classes.
Sip and Savor at Fairmont Banff Springs
Tucked away in the heart of Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Fairmont Banff Springs offers an ideal escape for solo travellers. Its historic Grapes Wine Bar was originally established in 1926 as a writing room and a place for guests to gather their thoughts or share experiences and converse with other guests. The entertaining and interactive atmosphere, coupled with charcuterie, fine cheeses and award-winning wines, offers a dining experience like no other.
Golf Around at Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, A Fairmont Managed Hotel
A vacation packed with round after round of golf on some of Bermuda’s finest courses awaits solo travellers looking to perfect their game. When staying at Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, A Fairmont Managed Hotel, guests can craft a three, four or five-night golf vacation with Bermuda’s Golf Around Getaway Package. Each This offer includes luxurious accommodations, daily breakfast and rounds of golf at top courses including Port Royal, Belmont Hills and Oceanview. A golf cart and 50% off rentals at each course are also included. Package rates start from $489 per night.
A Whale of an Adventure at Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu
Nature and animal lovers, whose passion isn’t shared by their family or friends, can join other like-minded enthusiasts at Quebec’s Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu with its Whale Watching Package. Guests will get up close and personal with the world’s most fascinating and majestic creature while aboard the Grand Fleuve, the best observation ship in Canada. The package also includes accommodation and breakfast buffet at Le Bellerive Restaurant. Additionally, guests who book this package will also contribute to the “Adopt a Beluga” program in support of the GREMM. Package rates start from $281 per night.
Spa Getaway at Fairmont Grand Del Mar
Travellers in need of a quick solo retreat can settle at Fairmont Grand del Mar, set amidst the breathtaking Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve, and experience San Diego’s only five-star spa with the Grand Spa Package. The offer includes two 60-minute spa treatments with options such as a Therapeutic massage, a Grand Wrap or Portrait facial among other treatments. Combined with the resort’s impeccable service and unrivaled amenities, guests will experience elegance and comfort at this luxury California hotel. Rates starting from $695 per night.
F-scapes Road Trips with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
As part of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts’ F-scapes collection of extraordinarily unique travel experiences available for summer 2015, solo travellers can take to the open road with a series of new On The Road experiences in the U.S. and Canada. Through Fairmont’s partnerships with Cadillac in the U.S. and BMW in Canada, guests will be furnished with a luxury vehicle as they embark on one of several guided journeys. They can choose from experiences in Northern California, Massachusetts, Vancouver to Whistler and other select destinations. Accommodations at Fairmont properties along the routes, such as Fairmont San Francisco, Fairmont Copley Plaza and Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, are included with each road trip package.
Stay Active with Fairmont Fit
With Fairmont Fit, the luxury hotel brand’s global health & wellness initiative, solo guests will find it easy to stay in shape while away from home. Fairmont Fit exclusively provides Reebok workout apparel, footwear and yoga mats with stretch bands, all which can be delivered directly to guests’ rooms upon request. Workout apparel available at Fairmont hotels includes t-shirts, shorts (for men), capris (for women) and running shoes. It is available to all members of Fairmont President’s Club and is complimentary for Premier and Platinum members, and there is a small service charge for Club members.
Vitality Weekend at Swissôtel Büyük Efes, Izmir
As part of Swissôtel’s brand-wide Vitality program, travellers seeking a quick weekend of health, wellness and fitness can take advantage of the Vitality Weekend promotion offered at Swissôtel Büyük Efes, Izmir, the luxurious five-star hotel overlooking the spectacular Kordon on the Aegean Sea. Solo guests can enjoy the hotel’s jogging tracks and sport classes in addition to package amenities, which include a health-conscious breakfast, lunch and dinner at the hotel and access to Pürovel Spa & Sport with 20% off spa treatments.
Perfect Techniques of Thai Cuisine at Swissôtel Resort Phuket
Culinary enthusiasts can indulge in the gastronomic experience of Thai cuisine and discover the secrets to Thai cookery through the Experience the True Flavour of Thailand Package. Ideally suited for solo guests, the package offers three nights’ accommodation in a one-bedroom deluxe suite, an afternoon Thai cooking class with recipe book and apron to bring home and a sumptuous Thai lunch after the cooking class. Package rates start from $134 per night.
Discover Dresden’s culture with Swissôtel Dresden, Am Schloss
Culture buffs need only bring themselves when experiencing the Dresden Definitely Different offer atSwissôtel Dresden. Solo travellers can experience a cultural immersion and explore the rich, historical tradition and the abounding civic pride that can be found in the historic town. The package provides guests with one ticket to the “New Masters’ exhibition at the Albertinum, one ticket to the Yadegar Asisi exhibition at the Panometer, a guided 90-minute Neustadt Barhopping Tour with “Erlebe Dresden” and a three-course meal at Lila Soße restaurant, among other luxurious amenities provided by the hotel.