UltraVilla, the ultimate “little black book”‘ of luxury villa rentals, is quickly growing into one of the world's top resources for exclusive villa rentals and vacation options, with an additional ten new members. As this carefully curated collective of the industry's global elite expands, it is truly establishing itself as a one-stop-shop for travelers whatever destination they choose.
Here's a closer look at UltraVilla's newest members:
Designed by award-winning designer Gary Fell, the Samujana estate is a collection of oversized and opulent villas in Koh Samui, Thailand. All villas feature large infinity-edge pools and unobstructed sea views. Perfectly perched on a hillside overlooking a coral cove, the villas offer three to eight bedrooms and are ideal for families, friends, and couples or glamorous events.
Vatuvara Private Islands
A secluded Fiji paradise in the pristine northern Lau waters of Kaibu and Vatu Vara islands. The all-inclusive resort on Kaibu Island is only accessible by the resort's private plane and provides luxury and indulgence in any one of the three villas, or as an exclusive island buyout. The stay is custom-tailored to individual travel preferences and can include endless fishing, all-day massages, discovering abandoned ancient villages, or midnight Champagne picnics.
Villanovo started out in Marrakech and later expanded to Mauritius; its properties are chosen for their luxury, privacy, freedom, and charm. The owner, David Schneuwly and his team are travel experts for villa holidays in Marrakech, Essaouira, and Mauritius. They offer assistance, concierge service, and personal advice, and they will organize everything in advance to make your stay task-free and seamless.
PT Ski is a truly unique experience located in the charming Swiss resort of Klosters in the heart of the Prattigau Valley with a careful selection of luxury chalets that are among the destination's finest. Every PT Ski holiday comes with the award-winning PT Ski service, which ensures the most memorable and relaxing ski holiday.
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Altman Villa Rentals
For over 30 years, Altman Villa Rentals has been the recognized authority for fully-staffed, luxury holiday rentals in Barbados. Specialists in offering private luxury villas for rent, their portfolio represents the finest selection of properties in Barbados' most sought after locations, including Sandy Lane, Port Ferdinand, and Royal Westmoreland. Whether it is a beachfront condominium or an eight-bedroom golf retreat, each of Altman's villas is handpicked and personally inspected by their villa specialists to ensure that they deliver the perfect villa holiday experience.
Pamela H. Murdock
A long-time lover of the Bahamas, Pamela H Murdock represents a wonderful range of properties on charming Harbour Island, from classic Bahamian cottages to beach houses – including an ultra-cool contemporary masterpiece. She shares her insider tips with clients, such as when is the best time to get a table for lunch at Sip Sip, who sells the tastiest jalapeño cheese bread, where the best deserted island is to have a picnic and where to find the best barbeque (Hint: There's no sign. Follow the delicious smell to the house with Christmas lights on Dunmore Street).
Jane Moore is the expert on private luxury vacation villas at Peninsula Papagayo in Costa Rica. Her spacious villas are custom designed with stunning ocean views, private pools, daily housekeeping, and WiFi. Papagayo Luxury clients each have access to the private five-star Prieta Beach Club and the Four Seasons Arnold Palmer Signature Golf Course.
UltraVilla began as an invitation-only consortium for the world's leading independent specialist villa experts (limited to the top 5% in their fields) established to provide a hallmark of excellence in that sector. Now encompassing the best of the best in elite travel experiences, it offers a trusted directory, not a booking engine, for high-end travelers and travel agents to the world's top holiday rental experts working with the most exclusive villas, private houses, lodges, chalets, private yachts, private islands, boutique hotels and apartments. UltraVilla was founded by industry leaders Ileana von Hirsch of Five Star Greece, Andrew Loyd of Loyd Townsend Rose and Marina Gratsos of Carpe Diem Luxury Travel. www.ultravilla.com