Spring break is only weeks away and it can be the best and worst time to travel. When cabin fever is getting to you and you’re feeling like it’s never going to warm up maybe it’s time to start planning a vacation to spring break destinations.
Money Examiners compiled a list of foreign spring break destinations that are escapes to relax from the craziness of high school and college kid destinations. Greece, Australia and South Africa aren’t exactly on top of spring breakers list, which means you’ll have the ultimate in relaxation at your foreign spring break destination. With luxury accommodations like these five star hotels offer, you may be asking yourself why you hadn’t thought of this sooner.
Crete is located on the island of Heraklion off the southern coast of Greece. Crete is quickly becoming a popular vacation spot, taking vacationers away from tourist filled Mykonos and Santorini. The five-star Grecotel Amirandes hotel is on the bluest water the Mediterranean has to offer in your own Royal-style Villas.
The Grand Royal Residence features two private heated pools and a garden setting. The Villa sleeps six with two-bedrooms and a cove for privacy. Enjoy billiards, a sauna and a gym for work outs. Amenities include nice romantic private dinning that overlook the ocean from your private outdoor dining area.
equipped with a chef, trainers and a masseuse to make a relaxing stay great.
Bedarra Island, Australia
Bedarra Island is part of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Nestled between Thorpe and Wheeler Islands, Bedarra offers luxury other islands don’t provide with a top rated five-star resort. The Oceanview Terrace Villa has two floors. Upstairs is where the bedroom and spacious office areas provide a relaxing floor plan. Living space is made up of a luxury furnished bedroom, bath, living room, kitchen and a private patio space overlooking Hernandia Bay with an outdoor shower.
Getting to Bedarra Island is a bit of a trip since you have to go to Mission Beach first, and there is only one flight to the island a day. But never fear the resort has its own helipad landing strip in case you prefer to charter a private helicopter for a ride.
Sandhurst, South Africa
In Johannesburg, a small suburb called Sandhurst houses one of the most beautiful mansions converted into a hotel in the world. The Saxon Executive Luxury Villa offers enough space for a large family with 7 bedrooms, a lounge, dining room with seating for up to 18 guests, a private plunge pool and a terrace overlooking gardens. During your stay you also have access to their 24-hour butler and chef service, who will prepare meals for your family and guests.