Phan Thiet, Vietnam
Located on the pristine Mui Ne Beach, Sailing Club Mui Ne is a gem of a hotel, tucked away in lush green gardens, with spectacular sea views. Blending in thoughtfully with its surroundings, sustainability is at the heart of this resort. The in-room amenities are all eco-friendly, bamboo straws have replaced plastic and initiatives such as meat-free Mondays are in place.
The accommodation ranges from smartly designed rooms to spacious bungalows, all incorporating chic designer furnishings and private terrace overlooking the gardens or beach. The restaurant, Sandals, is rated one of Mui Ne’s best, with sumptuous Vietnamese and Western cuisine, focussing on the freshest locally sourced ingredients. It is also the ideal spot for a light beachside lunch or sundowner cocktail. Tucked away in a tranquil garden oasis, the holistic Xanh Spa offers the ultimate Zen experience, combining the best of ancient and modern techniques, and yoga classes are also available.