Summer is coming and some of our most exciting luxury travel experiences are waiting.

Our highly experienced Travel Designers have been busy exploring the world in search of the finest luxury travel experiences.

From the summer sunshine of Europe to the great savannahs of Africa, and idyllic little Bali to the faraway winter landscapes of New Zealand, we’ve compiled our finest collection of luxury summer holidays for 2016.

All our holiday and itineraries are 100% tailor-made to your requirements.

Contact your Lightfoot Travel Designer to start planning an unforgettable luxury summer escape.

Properties for Summer Holidays

Kanga Camp

Mana Pools, Zimbabwe

This luxury safari camp is built around Kanga Pan, a permanent water hole attracting an abundance of game during the dry season. Kanga Camp has a rustic feel and relaxed ambience. It is loca…

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The Hide

Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

Deep in the heart of what was once the royal hunting ground of Ndebele kings, The Hide Lodge sits regally in the wild, beneath a canopy of trees. Overlooking the waterhole, canvas and thatch…

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Villa Five

Sri Lanka

Last minute offer: save USD200 per night on stays from 8th - 12th September. Call us for more details. Villa Five is an intimate and charming luxury beachfront villa located in southwest …

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Finca Cortesin

Andalucía, Spain

This luxury boutique hotel lies in exquisite landscaped gardens on a 500-acre estate overlooking the Mediterranean, near Marbella on Spain’s Costa del Sol. Finca Cortesin’s grand design …

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Mayfair Hotel

Australia, South Australia

Following a $55 million redevelopment, Mayfair Hotel has reopened its doors in Adelaide, making it the talk of the town. Set within the heritage-listed, beautifully renovated Colonial Mutual…

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Palacio de Dona Leonor

Antigua, Guatemala

This Spanish-style, 16th-century mansion has been beautifully restored and transformed into a luxury boutique hotel, combining colonial charm with modern comforts. Hotel Palacio de Dona Leon…

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Fairmont Mayakoba Hotel

Mexico, Yucatan

Located on Playa del Carmen, Fairmont Mayakoba Hotel, Riviera Maya offers a unique experience within four distinct ecosystems: dune, water canals, tropical forests and mangroves. The entire …

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Anse Chastanet

St Lucia

Set on a lush tropical estate offering spectacular views of St. Lucia’s twin Pitons and the sparkling Caribbean Sea, on the southwest coast of the island, Anse Chastanet is an idyllic beac…

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Explora Atacama

Atacama Desert, Chile

Currently undergoing renovation, due to reopen Jan 2017 Nestled in the foothills of the Andes in the remote Atacama Desert in Chile, this luxury boutique lodge is the ultimate desert hide…

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Tierra Atacama

Atacama Desert, Chile

Located in San Pedro in the Atacama Desert, in Chile, this luxury boutique hotel offers spectacular views of Licancabur Volcano. Built on the site of an old cattle coral, Tierra Atacama …

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Hotel Saratoga

Cuba, Havana

Hotel Saratoga is luxury boutique hotel is superbly located on the corner of Paseo del Prado and Dragones in Old Havana, in Cuba’s historic capital, 15 km from the international airport. …

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Borgo Egnazia

Puglia, Italy

Set amid 40 acres of ancient olive groves and lemon trees, along the shimmering Puglian coastline in Southern Italy, Borgo Egnazia is a magnificent luxury hotel where ancient Apulian traditi…

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Belmond Jimbaran Puri Bali

Bali, Indonesia

This luxury boutique resort is situated in Jimbaran Bay, on one of the most beautiful beaches in Bali, in Indonesia. Set within lush tropical gardens filled with palm trees and fragrant flow…

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Aqua Amazon

Peruvian Amazon, Peru

Aqua Amazon departures hosted personally by CEO and Founder, Francesco Galli Zugaro in November 2016 Explore Peru’s breathtaking Amazon River in true luxury with Aqua Expeditions. Trav…

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Titilaka Lodge

Lake Titicaca, Peru

Situated in a magnificent setting on the shores of Lake Titicaca on the border between Peru and Bolivia, Titilaka Lodge is an intimate and remote luxury boutique hotel offering travellers a …

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Hotel Omm

Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona’s Hotel Omm has many labels; designer, gastronomic, spa. Located on a side street just off the Passeig de Gràcia, the city’s most expensive shopping street, it’s modern, min…

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Hotel Casa Fuster

Barcelona, Spain

Initially a privately commissioned home, Casa Fuster is a grand early 20th century building that was lovingly restored and transformed into a hotel in 2004. Casa Fuster sits on Passeig de G…

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Regina Hotel Baglioni

Rome, Italy

The Regina Hotel Baglioni sits on one of Rome’s most well-known and most expensive streets; Via Veneto. Home to Café de Paris and Harry’s Bar, Via Veneto was immortalised in the classic…

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Le Burgundy

Paris, France

This ‘quietly chic’ hotel just off the Champs Elysées is light and bright and certainly brings a contemporary style of luxury to the upper echelons of the Paris hotel scene. Only ope…

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JK Place Capri

Amalfi Coast, Italy

Opening in 2007, four years after sister property JK Place Firenze, JK Place Capri immediately became the boutique beauty of the Capri hotel scene, and has maintained its standards and its b…

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Desert Rhino

Damaraland, Namibia

Unsurprisingly, the sole focus of the camp is on the rhinos that roam the area. Desert Rhino is base camp for the Save the Rhino Trust, an NGO that has been has been instrumental in the pres…

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La Chevre d’Or

Cote d'Azur, France

Perched on the cliffs between Nice and Monaco, overlooking the Mediterranean from the medieval village of Eze, in South France, the Château de La Chèvre d’Or is heaven for foodies, and p…

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Four Seasons Bali at Sayan

Bali, Indonesia

Escape to deep within Bali's cultural heart in the island's central highlands and you will discover the luxurious Four Seasons Sayan. Set in a lush paradise beside the Ayung River,  and mom…

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Sala Lodges

Cambodia, Siem Reap

Located just outside Siem Reap, the Sala Lodges are an authentic and quieter glimpse into Cambodian lifestyle. The eleven wooden stilt houses scattered across sprawling gardens that compo…

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Qualia

Australia, Queensland

Qualia is a unique Australian example of world-class luxury, situated at the edge of the Great Barrier Reef on the northern-most tip of Hamilton Island. Unravel in exquisitely appointed pav…

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Lizard Island

Australia, Queensland

Truly secluded from the rest of the world, this resort is the northern-most property located directly on the Great Barrier Reef. WIth no less than 24 powdery-white beaches to explore enjoy…

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Park Hyatt Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan

Rising high above the Shinjuku district, the sophisticated oasis that is distinctive of Park Hyatt Tokyo offers vertiginous views of Tokyo and the Kanto Plain stretching far and beyond to th…

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Amansara

Cambodia, Siem Reap

Behind its walled garden compounds lies the former royal guesthouse of King Sihanouk. Like a private home characterised by its gracious elegance, the idyllic Amansara is just minutes away fr…

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Giraffe Manor

Kenya, Nairobi

Giraffe Manor, famous for its resident herd of Rothschild Giraffe, is a luxury boutique hotel built back in the 1930s. Modelled after a Scottish stately home for European royals and nobility…

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The Majlis

Kenya, Kenya's Coast

Placed on the exclusive Manda Island, in front of the renowned Lamu archipelago on Kenya’s North Coast in East Africa, the Majlis is a small, luxury beach resort offering elegant accommoda…

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Little Ongava

Etosha, Namibia

Little Ongava is perched on the crest of a hill in the private 30,000-hectare Ongava Game Reserve, which borders the Etosha National Park to the north. Its proximity to the Etosha National…

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Serra Cafema

Skeleton Coast, Namibia

Serra Cafema is located in the extreme north-west of Namibia on the banks of the Kunene River in the Hartmann Valley. The Kunene River is the only permanent source of water in this region, t…

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Amanjiwo

Java, Indonesia

The exclusive Amanjiwo overlooks mystical Borobudur, the world's largest Buddhist sanctuary, and rests within a natural amphitheatre boasting a picturesque backdrop of the Menorah Hills. Pri…

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Mandarin Oriental Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan

The Mandarin Oriental Tokyo is a tower of contemporary luxury situated in the heart of the central Nihonbashi district of Tokyo with breathtaking panoramic views of the city. With its sup…

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A Selection of Summer Holidays Itineraries

Extreme Borneo

Sabah, Malaysian Borneo

For active adventure and nature-lovers, this is your perfect 2-week break from city life. Maintaining a comfortable pace, this itinerary allows you to experience all authentic beauty and div…

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Untouched Tasmania

Australia, Tasmania

With a fifth of Tasmania’s magnificent untouched wildernesses and rugged coastlines under heritage and ecological protection, the island is a splendid getaway after a tour through bustling…

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Classic Bali

Bali, Indonesia

There is a good reason why Bali is Indonesia’s most popular travel destination. From serene beaches, traditional culture, thriving nightlife, and a variety of adventure activities, Bali t…

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Australia with Kids

Australia, Sydney

Lightfoot Travel specialise in tailor-made itineraries for family holidays, honeymoons and corporate travel around the world. Below is a sample itinerary for a family holiday to Australia, a…

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Island Hopping in Fiji

Fiji

Fiji is known for its tropical white sands, turquoise seas, beautiful resorts and above all else, its wonderfully warm and friendly people. Comprised of over 300 islands, it's natural that o…

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Bali With Kids

Bali, Indonesia

Lightfoot Travel specialise in tailor-made itineraries for family holidays, honeymoons and corporate travel around the world. Below is a sample itinerary for a family holiday to Bali, and ca…

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Summer on Safari

For scenery like nowhere else on earth, head to Africa. The great migration is in full flow, with wildebeest and zebras making their yearly entrance on…

Summer in Australasia

If you are looking to escape the sweltering Asian heat, Australia and New Zealand are ideal options, with a wide variety of activities and diverse lands…

Summer in Europe

There’s nothing quite like summer in Europe: the countryside is in full bloom, the cities look even more inviting with the sun’s awaited presence an…

Summer in Latin America

South America’s biodiversity and varied landscape are the ideal backdrop for adventurous and unique summer holidays. Though it is it winter in the sou…

Cultural Summer

If you are looking to unearth more of Asia and add a cultural twist to your summer adventure, we recommend these destinations.  …

Summer Family Holidays

There’s nothing quite like those long summer holidays to disconnect from the stress of work and city life and reconnect with your loved ones in a fara…