The stunning Son Tra peninsula, the setting of numerous mythical and legendary stories, is home to the Intercontinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort - set into the lush, verdant hillside before sweeping down to the sandy shore. Just ten minutes from Danang, and within a short drive to Hoi An, the hotel provides the perfect luxurious base from which to explore the region’s cultural gems; not to mention shuttle services to Hoi An and expert staff offering only the best recommendations. For those who prefer to simply relax in exquisite surroundings, the world-class suites, villas and penthouses provide the ultimate retreat, amid impeccably-designed interiors from the mind of world-famous architect, Bill Bensley. A range of delectable cuisine and drinks is offered throughout the hotel’s bars and restaurants and the facilities include two pools, a private beach, the HARNN Heritage Spa and a superb kids’ club.
History: This hotel combines a multi award-winning track record with the integration of central Vietnam’s fascinating ancient cultures.
Location: Nestled in a private bay on the Son Tra peninsula, this stunning hotel is a short drive from the bustling streets of Danang and near to the traditional city of Hoi An.
Service: The resort’s well-versed staff all boast a superior level of knowledge of the surrounding area and all its treasures.
Each room, suite and penthouse features luxurious creature comforts, coupled with stunning views of the dramatic scenery surrounding the resort. High-spec amenities sit amid classic black-and-white interiors, accented with warm colors and Vietnamese-inspired decor.
Guests can luxuriate in 1400-square-feet of spacious elegance, spread across the opulent indoor and outdoor living spaces. The capacious bathroom features an oversized stone tub and besides the king-sized master bed, the suite features two king-sized day beds.
In its own enclave, just steps from the beach, this more than 1800-square-foot penthouse is aptly named. With its own private plunge pool and butler service, this luxurious retreat provides the perfect escape, all with beautiful views of the gorgeous surroundings.
With living spaces sprawled over nearly 3000-square-feet and three bedrooms, each between 2000 and 3000-square-feet, this opulent villa is the height of beachfront luxury - perfect for families or groups. There are two private pools, fully equipped amenities and a team of dedicated staff on hand to provide every convenience.
From action, adventure and activities for all ages, to relaxation and rejuvenation, the Intercontinental Danang boasts a broad inventory of amenities - guests can swim in the ocean or infinity pools, indulge in the spa, or sing their favourite hits in a private karaoke room.
All guests will be able to find their perfect retreat here, with a choice of outdoor pools. The adults-only L_o_n_g pool overlooks the ocean, offering one of the finest views on the peninsula. The Resort Garden pool is suitable for families, who can relax and revel in the lush tropical setting.
A comprehensive array of weights and state-of-the-art cardio machines are available within SOAR Gym for guests looking to maintain their fitness regime or simply revitalize with a little light exercise.
Guests can restore their balance physically, mentally and spiritually through ancient techniques and therapies performed by experts at the resort’s unique spa. The healing power of the five elements is demonstrated through restorative massage and relaxation packages, based on traditional remedies.
For an enriching, exciting experience of fun and culture, the Planet Trekkers club lays on an action-packed programme of activities for younger guests. Parents can leave their kids in the capable hands of childcare professionals and take some time to relax.
Guests seeking a little entertainment will be delighted by the opulent, Parisian-inspired M Rouge; the dedicated karaoke-lounge experience is spread over six private and individually-styled rooms.
While enjoying the luxurious setting, guests can discover the benefits of a sought-after treatment process developed by world-famous pedicurist, Bastien Gonzalez. With a holistic approach, emphasizing health and relaxation, and exquisite tools and techniques, this experience goes well beyond a typical treatment.
Just steps from the pools, restaurants and facilities stretches 2300 feet of powdery sand, curving around the sheltered bay of Son Tra. Exclusively for the use of Intercontinental guests are comfortable loungers and a selection of beach and water-sports and activities.
The comprehensive catalogue of food and drink destinations at the Intercontinental Danang makes for a pleasant stay filled with expertly-prepared, delicious delicacies and refreshing drinks in beautifully-appointed surroundings.
For laid-back dining on the sand, this beachfront bar and restaurant is the perfect solution. Grilled meats and seafood and an array of sandwiches and snacks are served throughout the day, and can be enjoyed in the evening by flickering torchlight.
Set in the stylish surrounds of La Maison 1888, guests can gather for intimate drinks at Buffalo Bar - amid its quirky vintage decor or al fresco on the breezy terrace. The drinks list is a masterclass in sophisticated wines, cognacs and whiskies; cigars and fine cheeses are also available.
With sweeping ocean views from booths that seem to float, suspended over the hillside, Citron is a dramatic dining destination. Guests can indulge in the international buffet breakfast or the classic Vietnamese lunch and dinner menus, all while enjoying the action from the interactive show kitchens.
Offering sea views, this extra-long cocktail bar is styled with a contemporary take on colonial elegance, with indigenous cultural accents. Guests can relax with a range of refreshing drinks in cozy nesting chairs, while the youngsters have their own designated area to relax and play.
A gastronomic destination in its own right, renowned throughout Vietnam, this signature French restaurant encompasses elegant European design and a la carte menus prepared by Michelin-starred chefs.
For an evening of opulence, dancing and enjoyment, the stylish M Nightclub is the perfect after-hours destination. With delicious food and drinks and a cutting-edge playlist, guests can revel until the early hours on the dancefloor.
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