Peaceful retreats located on Bali's southernmost peninsula, the Aman Villas at Nusa Dua are set within palm-fringed grounds and gardens, with swimming pools flanked by aromatic frangipani trees. Modelled on traditional Balinese designs using local wood and stone, the architecture is offset by the works of local artists.
The spiritual heart of Laos, Unesco-protected Luang Prabang is a city of the soul, where each day unfolds to the rhythm of Buddhist ritual. Ensconced in peaceful gardens, French-colonial Amantaka is an invitation to withdraw from earthly cares, find solace in the spa, adventure in the jungle, and inspiration afloat on the waters of the meandering Mekong.
Next month, take to the sky. On 8–10 March, elite athletes from the world of kitesurfing gather at Amanpulo for Aman’s first Kite & Surf Immersion. Resident professional Paula Rosales will be joined by champion boarders Bruna Kajiya, Susi Mai and Paula Novotna for three days of gravity-defying aerial spectacle. To find our more, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The bas-relief Apsaras carved into the temple walls of Angkor depict the 44 female spirits of Sanskrit mythology – the apsaras, spirits of clouds and water. Today, these are brought to life by @thesacreddancersofangkor – a school of astonishingly talented performers drawn from the villages around Angkor that Amansara has supported since 2012. Watch the full video on
The mystical stupas of Borobudur temple, a Unesco World Heritage Site, directly inform the design of Amanjiwo. With a towering domed roof, colonnades and walls built of local blush-beige paras stone, the resort is framed by emerald-green rice plains and the peaks of the Menoreh Hills in rural Central Java.
Embrace the opportunities of the new year with optimism and vitality. Inspired by traditional wellness practices around the world, Aman's new range of all-natural Skincare, has been developed to bring both tangible physical benefits and lasting emotional balance. Explore the full range at shop.aman.com or at select resorts and hotels.
Guests at Amanpuri welcomed 2019 in true Aman style at the renowned New Year’s Eve party, celebrating both the last night of 2018 and Amanpuri’s 30th anniversary. A number of live performers entertained guests at the cabaret-inspired evening, while chefs guided guests through a New Year’s Eve culinary extravaganza. The event culminated with an After Party headlined by acclaimed DJs including Ali Kuru, Salome and Izy.
Embark on an incredible journey across cultures, countries and epic landscapes – up to 16 guests can join our private jet expedition from 12 to 28 October 2019. Take in old and new China in Shanghai and Lijiang; unlock the mystery and majesty of Himalayan Bhutan; experience Rajasthan's regal splendour and magical wildlife in India; and explore Sri Lanka's storied fort town and palm-fringed southern coast
‘And now, we soak’ - @inbedwith.me. Safeguarding a piece of Chinese history, each of Amanyangyun's Antique Villas has been meticulously and sensitively restored to include four suites, divided between the historic villa and a newly built wing. Combining contemporary comforts with a restful, nature-inspired aesthetic, each suite has a private courtyard from which to enjoy the forested surroundings in peaceful seclusion
Nestled in a valley near West Lake on the fringes of Hangzhou, Amanfayun is surrounded by ancient temples, bamboo forests and terraced tea fields, a world away from urban life. Amanfayun’s inextricable connection to this serene, mystical corner of eastern China is unmistakable - visit ancient Lingyin temple, often referred to as the ‘Temple of the Soul's Retreat’, which was once home to 3,000 monks and explore historical Buddhist treasures
Aman are delighted to introduce a bespoke collection of tailored swim shorts and resort-wear for men in collaboration with effortlessly refined swimwear brand, Frescobol Carioca. Thoughtfully designed, the capsule collection, draws on the individuality of eight Aman destinations, whilst at the same time weaving in Frescobol Carioca's signature aesthetic of impeccably crafted bold yet elegant prints.
The world from the sky – embark on a journey curated by Aman experts to explore some of the globe’s most intriguing destinations aboard a private jet. Taking in nine countries over 22 days, the ‘Round-the-world’ private jet journey will uncover outstanding natural beauty and cultural riches across the globe #AmanAdventures #AmanResorts
Set on a forested hillside overlooking Mandalya Bay, Amanruya lives up to its name ‘Peaceful Dream’ on Turkey’s idyllic Bodrum Peninsula. Protected by a headland and wrapped around a number of well-established trees, the resort’s informal Beach Club consists of a series of terraces on which sun loungers overlook a quaint pebble beach and a wooden jetty – inviting guests to leap into the azure waters of the bay @maritsanbul
Captivating anecdotes, eccentric relics and vestiges of Sri Lanka’s Moorish, British and Portuguese chapters await here in the extraordinary Galle Fort. Dating back to the 17th century, remnants of Amangalla’s rich past life remain throughout and the historic edifice retains its heritage in every architectural and decorative detail. Sit back on the airy verandas and watch as the world goes by
Nature’s restorative, joy-inducing fusion of sun, sea and sand is one of the purest luxuries known to humankind – the warm feeling of the sun on your skin, the sand beneath your feet and the sea kissing your toes. The Beach Clubs at Aman destinations celebrate every aspect of this fusion. Amanzoe’s own private beach on the Peloponnese Peninsula is stretched across a beautiful bay with sparkling turquoise waters, the beach lies a short drive or gentle mountain bike ride from the hilltop resort and is backed by a magnificent Beach Club designed to host guests from dawn to dusk and beyond
Inspired by the rose-hued buildings of old #Marrakech and its 12th-century Menara gardens, palatial #Amanjena lies just outside the fabled Red City. Amid shady courtyards with petal-strewn fountains, traditional earth-toned pisé-de-terre walls give way to the central basin – it’s this ancient-style reflection pool that helps nourish the gardens and its date palms, olive trees and bursts of exotic flora @taramilktea
A low-lying construction of sandstone and fragrant redwood, #Amangani commands panoramic mountain views. With roaring fires throughout every room and a heated 35-metre outdoor pool, Amangani meaning ‘peaceful home’ is the perfect base from which to explore the backcountry of the Old West amidst the fresh mountain air – on foot, horseback, by hot air balloon, or along the spectacular Snake River @westwoodsworld
Known as the Land of Eternal Spring for its exceptionally mild climate, China’s southwestern Yunnan province is bordered by Myanmar, Laos and Vietnam and is famed for limestone plateaus, snow-capped peaks and rushing rivers and calming lakes. Perched beneath Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, Amandayan is a gateway to the ancient heritage of Lijiang and the region’s bewitching natural beauty
Montenegro, meaning Black Mountain, is one of Europe’s best kept secrets, and has a landscape as enchanting as its name sugggests - dramatic forest-covered mountain ranges and clear aquamarine seas gently lapping pink-sand beaches. Aman Sveti Stefan is the jewel in Montenegro's crown with three private beaches curved around scenic bays, a highlight of the alluring Montenegrin Riviera @scottclarkphoto @samantharoberts
Amanyara is a peace-inducing haven, nestled between a shimmering coast and vast wilderness of protected parkland, offering some of the world's finest scenery both above and below the deep blue sea. The Ocean Cove Pavilions at #Amanyara have sweeping vistas of the ocean, and pathways leading to private inlets and sandy coves for soul-soothing moments of sheer isolation @bevisor #TurksandCaicos
Ensconced in Nui Chua National Park and dwelling between mountain and sea, #Amanoi is located on the south-east coast of #Vietnam, an area of unspoilt natural beauty peppered with ancient boulders. The resort serves as a sanctuary for those seeking off-the-grid relaxation, with a nourishing spa set on a tranquil lake dotted with lotus blossoms, where mellow sunrise yoga takes place on the lake’s floating pavilion
A bamboo platform raft with thatched roof situated in the midst of the crystal clear warm waters of Pamalican Island, the #kawayan bar was made for lounging, snorkelling, and enjoying the sea. Afloat and anchored just off the shores of #Amanpulo, a bartender serves cocktails before an on-board picnic or barbecue, as schools of vibrant fish swim by.
Drummers from the renowned U-Theatre, with a focus on Zen in the art of drumming, open the grand opening event to celebrate the launch of Aman’s fourth destination in China, Amanyangyun. The moving performance was choreographed around and paid respect to the resort’s cherished King Tree, as a commemoration to the journey and creation of Amanyangyun. A poignant moment in the performance saw the drummers each nourish the King Tree, awakening its spirit, as a reminder of the importance of nurturing the past to enrich the future
At Amanemu, the design aesthetic is based on a contemporary interpretation of Japanese Minka buildings, which incorporate traditional low-slung tiled roofs and dark-stained Japanese cedar exterior walls, reflective of the simple nature-influenced design of ryokans, Japan’s traditional bathing retreats
‘What draws us into the desert is the search for something intimate in the remote’ - Edward Abbey. A remote hideaway tucked within the luminous canyons of the American Southwest, Amangiri means ‘peaceful mountain’ and every element reflects the surrounding landscape and the emblematic Native American culture, a sanctuary where man and nature combine
The only resort on the small jungle island of Moyo is Amanwana, an intimate safari camp east of #Bali that beckons divers to experience underwater safaris in the protected marine park. Explore vast cities of coral, with many structures over a century old. Eagle and manta rays as well as dolphins all inhibit the surrounding waters. On land, visits from inquisitive deer and macaques are not uncommon, as are the abundance of bird, butterfly, plant and animal species to be found in the 32,000 hectares of protected jungle
Lao New Year, or Pi Mai Lao, is the country's most enjoyable historic festival, always held on the fifth lunar month and synonymous with holiday, celebration, family bonds and a time of reflection. Today marks the closing of this annual three day festival, which represents cleansing and resting in preparation for the new year ahead #AmanCelebrations #Songkran
Set upon a hillside on the Bodrum Peninsula overlooking the turquoise Aegean Sea, Amanruya, meaning ‘peaceful dream’ is open for the season. With flourishing pine forests, olive groves, the sound of cicadas and the crystal clear warm waters of #Bodrum Bay as its setting, the resort provides guests with a serene retreat for a moment of peace surrounded by natural beauty #Turkey
‘Physical fitness is the first requisite of happiness’ – Joseph Pilates. Surrounding a garden courtyard, the Aman Spa at Amanyangyun extends to 2,840m2, with 10 treatment rooms, suites for hydrotherapy and reflexology, and bathhouses incorporating a Russian banya and a hammam. The complex is completed by indoor and outdoor pools, gym and a large yoga and Pilates studio overlooking a reflection pond #AmanWellness #AmanResorts #Shanghai #China
Inspired by the airy abodes of Mughal emperors travelling this ancient land, each high-ceilinged tent at Aman i khas is a cool haven surrounded by pristine vegetation and birdsong. A wildlife camp on the threshold of Ranthambore National Park, rise early and venture into the untouched jungle to discover tigers in the wild. Following Aman-i-Khás's expert guides to track the movements of these majestic animals along with leopards, hyenas, crocodiles and chital deer @inbedwith.me #AmanAdventures #India
Stepping away from everyday life to relax and return restored is no longer seen as an indulgence – it is a necessity in this fast-paced world. The chance to learn something new – breaking free from known routines and providing an enriching growth experience is also being increasingly recognised as key to renewed focus and stress release. With this in mind, Amanoi has expanded its wellness offering with the introduction of three new holistic retreats, cocooned in a pristine natural environment, its remote location encompassing a secluded white-sand beach, a lotus-strewn lake and cliffs plunging into the East Sea, the resort provides a host of settings in which to pursue wellness goals, learn a new skill such as Qigong, and enjoy a peaceful pause #AmanWellness
‘We need the tonic of wildness...At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us because unfathomable. We can never have enough of nature.’ ― Henry David Thoreau #Amandira #Indonesia
The cultures of the modern world are shaped by thousands of years of creativity. Art and architecture, dance and spirituality, craft and even combat – all are preserved and adapted across the centuries as traditions are passed down the generations. Each Aman property is woven into the culture of its surroundings, making every stay an opportunity to discover unique practices, beliefs and creative paths
The word Bhutan translates to ‘Land of the Thunder Dragon’, earning its name from the storms that roll in from the Himalayas. This captivating Kingdom is home to fortresses that cling to cliffsides, valleys carpeted in rhododendron and snow-capped peaks. The landscapes alone seem too beautiful to be true. Amankora
For just a few weeks every spring, Japan celebrates an annual ritual – hanami, the simple pleasure of stopping to view and appreciate the beautiful cherry blossoms, known as sakura. Regarded a symbol of renewal, vitality, and beauty, the wondrous spectacle of these white and pink flowers blooming can be experienced just moments from アマン 東京 Aman Tokyo