With unique locations and destination experiences for all ages, ALILA offers great options for families to get away and spend quality time together. Here is a selection of curated experiences offered at various Alila resorts for a memorable family holiday in 2019, prioritizing time to relax, explore new cultures and reconnecting with nature.
For Fun Cultural Learning – Alila Ubud
Located in Bali’s cultural and artistic heart, Alila Ubud invites guests to experience the island’s rich traditions. Children can get their creative juices flowing with a variety of activities that have been part of Balinese culture for centuries. From learning how to make a traditional bamboo-framed, hand-painted kite, to decorating Balinese masks made from recycled wood, and egg painting, they’ll have great fun creating their own unique souvenirs to bring home and show friends.
Alila Ubud is a tranquil and secluded hillside retreat that sits high up on the edge of the rich green Ayung River valley in Bali’s central foothills. Its 252 sqm Two-bedroom Terrace Tree Pool Villa is the ideal accommodation for families looking for a truly extraordinary stay, where you can enjoy views of the Ubud jungle from a spacious outdoor terrace, and skimming the treetops in a 40 sqm private pool. For more information, visit HERE
Forget selfies and wefies. With Alila Seminyak’s #AlilaMoments experience, guests can document their precious family holiday moments in stunning Instagram-worthy photographs with a personalised photoshoot conducted by a professional photographer. Guests can plan their shoot in close consultation with the resort’s Leisure Concierge team, who are familiar with all the best local spots. The #AlilaMoments experience includes a one- hour photography session for a group of up to 8 guests, starting from USD 250 with a final selection of 40 professionally edited, high-resolution images for keeps.
Located just steps from the Indian Ocean, Alila Seminyak is a stunning beachfront resort that radiates chic sophistication, offering an indulgence of luscious lifestyle facilities and spaces for chilling out in style. Families will feel right at home in the Beach Suite that combines spacious living with a 180-degree panorama of sand and sea, viewed from a private wraparound balcony. For more information,
For a New State Of Luxury – Alila Villas Koh Russey
Luxury is a State of Being at Alila’s first property in Cambodia, the place to be on the Cambodian Riviera. Alila Villas Koh Russey resides on its own private island in the Koh Rong archipelago where families can enjoy the pleasure of having their own beach along a 1.2 km stretch of copper-powdered sands bordering the stunning coastline. The crystal clear waters off the beach provide a private spot for great snorkelling and water sports. The resort also offers a variety of excursions on the mainland to explore temples, coastal towns and the Bokor National Park.
Of the resort’s 63 pavilions and villas, designed with a strong Khmer influence, the two-bedroom Beach Villas and four-bedroom Beach Estates are a great option for families looking to enjoy the privacy of their own space, terrace, pool and garden as well as optional chef and butler services.
In celebration of its opening, guests can now book the ‘Night Three Stay Free’ package where bookings of a two nights’ stay will enjoy a complimentary third night extension. The package includes daily breakfast, return Sihanoukville airport transfers, 30 min foot reflexology at Spa Alila, and scheduled shuttle boat service to the island. Valid for bookings and stays from 1st November 2018 to 21st April 2019. For more information, visit HERE
For A Fam-Tastic Time – Alila Anji
Overlooking the beautiful Tianfu Lake, bamboo forests and verdant white tea plantations, Alila Anji is a paradise for kids and families, where fun, creative activities and outdoor adventures foster fabulous bonding and moments to cherish. The Lake View Villa is perfect for families with its large outdoor terrace and tea pavilion to soak in the serenity and soothing views with a cup of Anji white tea.
Specially designed with families in mind, Alila Anji’s FAM-TASTIC! package includes a two-night stay with breakfast, one family 3D ‘Le Petit Chef’ dinner and, especially for the kids, a panda buggy tour around the resort and a mini hotelier experience. A free upgrade to a kids-themed Hill View Villa equipped with kids’ amenities, kids’ tent and toys is also available, as are complimentary extra beds and breakfast for up to two children under 12. The offer is valid until 31 March 2019, excluding blackout dates. Price starts from CNY 2,065++ (approximately USD298++) per room per night. For more information, visit HERE
For Nature and Outdoor Adventures – Alila Jabal Akhdar
Perched 2,000 metres above sea level in the Al Hajar Mountains, Alila Jabal Akhdar is a dream for nature and adventure lovers. The ‘Butterfly Trail’ offers an irresistible adventure for families to enjoy a 3km expedition around the resort.
With a scavenger map in hand, the little explorers will set off on a journey of active discovery, learning new facts about the mountains and its inhabitants along the way, which include 11 butterfly species and over 40 bird species. The ‘Butterfly Trail’ is offered as a free activity on scheduled days. Other activities available include nature walks, hiking trails, mountain biking, off-road drives and stargazing.
Alila Jabal Akhdar’s beautifully appointed rooms and suites are built in the traditional architecture of century-old Omani stone dwellings amid a stunning mountain landscape – truly one-of-a-kind. For an indulgent family retreat, the 361 sqm Jabal Villa is private and spacious, with two ensuite bedrooms, living room, dining room, kitchenette, private terrace and pool, as well as a steam room and an oversized bathtub with an attached Jacuzzi. Everything is catered to pamper guests after a day exploring the mountains. For more information, visit HERE