6 Adult-Only Resorts to Book for an Exotic Child-Free Vacation

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Parents or not, we could all use some kid-free time for a quiet, relaxing (or not) getaway. At these adults-only villas, the only screaming you’ll hear is, well, from your neighbours.

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort in the Maldives
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#1 Anantara Veli Maldives Resort in the Maldives

What’s more romantic than being surrounded by miles of turquoise waters in an over-water bungalow? The Anantara Veil Maldives Resort promises the privacy and tranquillity of an adults-only island getaway, replete with soft white sand and azure waters. Unwind on a sun deck overlooking pristine coral reefs, take a dip in your own private pool, or be blissfully pampered at the resort’s Ayurvedic Spa.

One Eleven in Seminyak
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#2 One Eleven in Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia

A stylish and luxurious adults-only villa resort in the heart of bustling Seminyak, One Eleven is a secluded yet convenient escape for lovebirds. The resort offers spacious villas plus the first- class treatment you deserve, from 24-hour butler service to private in-villa spa pavilions. For travelling foodies, One Eleven also houses one of Seminyak’s finest restaurants, an authentic Japanese sushi/sake bar headed by Chef Shiro San.

The Amala in Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia
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#3 The Amala in Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia

Quietly tucked away in an unspoilt natural enclave in Seminyak, The Amala gives you the best of both worlds: a calm and intimate atmosphere where you still have easy access to Bali’s most vibrant neighbourhood. The resort’s adults-only policy is intended to allow couples to rejuvenate and reconnect with each other in a serene setting, where they can enjoying an extensive selection of Balinese-inspired spa and wellness programmes.

Kahanda Kanda in Galle, Sri Lanka
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#4 Kahanda Kanda in Galle, Sri Lanka

From sun-kissed beaches to lush mountains, the landscape of Sri Lanka exudes romance. Nestled on a peaceful tea plantation and surrounded by sweeping jungle views, Kahanda Kanda is a boutique adults-only resort with just eight individually designed villas, a sanctuary of serenity, privacy, and personalised five-star service. Unwind with a relaxing couples massage or take a romantic stroll through the resort’s own working tea plantation.

The Pavilions Phuket in Phuket, Thailand
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#5 The Pavilions Phuket in Phuket, Thailand

Perched high above Layan Beach, The Pavilions is an intimate escape from the hustle and bustle of Phuket’s tourist hotspots. Popular for honeymoons, the adults-only resort treats guests to commanding ocean views, luxurious interiors by the world famous designer Rene Ozorio, and an alluring atmosphere that encourages warmth and affection. From champagne breakfasts to sunset cocktails, love is in the air.

Villa Samadhi in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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#6 Villa Samadhi in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Discreetly hidden from street view in the heart of Malaysia’s capital is Villa Samadhi, an upscale hideaway and Kuala Lumpur’s best-kept secret. The adults-only sanctuary offers the biggest suites in town, each with their own over-sized plunge hot tub for sultry nights in. With a gorgeous lagoon-style pool, delicious restaurant that’s exclusively for in-house guests, and a chilled-out atmosphere, there’s no reason to ever leave.

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