Location: This is the first five-star resort on Vietnam’s Con Dao archipelago, an area that has been protected for decades as a national and marine park.
History: In true Six Senses fashion, this resort has been built with the lightest possible eco-footprint, in order to preserve the island’s rich ecosystem that has been thriving throughout the ages.
Service: Renowned throughout the world for its first-class service, the Six Senses Con Dao melds its keen attention to detail with warm Vietnamese hospitality.
Six Senses Con Dao, set along a kilometer span of white sand beach, is comprised of 50 oceanside villas, each with its own private infinity pool and view of the South China Sea. Each ecologically designed villa blends harmoniously with the hotel’s natural surroundings. Villas range from one-bedroom, single-level villas to lofty duplexes with four bedrooms. The resort’s complex includes a typical Vietnamese “main street” recreation of a fishing village and local market replete with local vendors, an art gallery, activity center, spa and library. Guests can choose to dine at the Hotel’s traditional Vietnamese open kitchen, coffee house, deli, or at the beach-side Chef’s Table and wine cellar. Six Senses Con Dao is approximately 45 minutes by plane from Saigon and there's an option to charter Six Senses' own private jet for a transfer in style.
Six Senses Con Dao's 50 pool villas are divided into four size categories: Duplex, D eluxe, Three-Bedroom and Four-Bedroom, to fit guests' requirements. These are furthe r split into Ocean Front (direct beach access) and Ocean View (elevated slightly behind Ocean Front properties, showcasing gorgeous views, only moments from the beach) op tions. All villas comes with a private infinity pool.
Of the 23 Duplex Pool Villas available, 11 are Ocean Front (direct beach beach access) and 12 are Ocean View (elevated slightly behind the Ocean Front villas, with superlative views, yet still only a few steps from the beach). These villas are open plan, with a spacious and well-appointed bathroom featuring double vanities and an outdoor shower. Outside, guests can enjoy a private infinity pool, overlooked by a sun terrace with comfortable loungers. High-tech amenities like flat-screen TVs, iPod docking stations and Bose sound systems come standard.
This villa is split over two levels, with the bedroom on the top floor featuring amazing beach and ocean views, while an open-plan bathroom featuring an outdoor shower, can be found on the ground floor. A private infinity pool is overlooked by a sundeck with comfy loungers. All 12 of Six Senses Con Dao's Deluxe Pool Villas are Ocean Front, so direct beach access from its prime beach location is a favored guest feature in this villa. High-tech amenities like flat-screen TVs, iPod docking stations and Bose sound systems come standard.
Seven of the property's Three-Bedroom Pool Villas are Ocean Front (beachfront location), while just one is Ocean View (gorgeous vistas of the East Vietnamese Sea). These lodgings feature two master bedrooms and a twin bedroom, as well as a living room, dining room and fully-equipped kitchen, spread out over three pavilions. A private pool and lap pool are overlooked by a sundeck. High-tech amenities like flat-screen TVs, iPod docking stations and Bose sound systems come standard.
The largest of all Six Senses Con Dao's accommodation options, the Four-Bedroom Pool Villa is ideal for families and small groups traveling together. Six of the villas are Ocean View (elevated, slightly above the beach), while just one is Ocean Front, situated right on the sand. The villa is comprised of three master bedrooms (all of which boast panoramic ocean views) and one twin bedroom. Spread across three pavilions, there is also a private infinity pool with a terrace and sun loungers, living spaces and outdoor shower facilities. High-tech amenities like flat-screen TVs, iPod docking stations and Bose sound systems come standard.
Outdoor lovers will never be bored at the Six Senses Con Dao, which features everything from watersports, to beach activities, to hiking.
Six Senses Con Dao has a conference space for up to 40 delegates, riffing off the philosophy of "Sense of Gathering." The property also makes for a stunning wedding and/or wedding reception venue.
Maintain your fitness goals during your trip with this well-equipped fitness center.
Enjoy an al fresco movie at the resort's cozy jungle cinema.
This brand believes in a "Sense of Laughter" and nowhere is that truer than at the Kids Club facilities, available from 9am to 5pm for kids aged 4 to 12 years old.
Tropical gardens and views of towering mountains in the background provide a serene atmosphere at the Six Senses Con Dao Spa. The Spa includes four indoor treatment rooms, a Thai therapy room and three outdoor treatment salas, where traditional Asian- and Vietnamese-influenced therapies take place. A juice bar is also on site for guests with a thirst to quench.
If it's possible to tire of the ocean and your own private infinity pool, come to the large resort swimming pool, open to all guests.
Stretch out on the yoga pavilion or join an instructor out on the sand for beachfront sun salutations.
This all-day dining restaurant offers stunning beach panoramas and a light sea breeze, while guests dine on Vietnamese recipes with a French twist.
A secluded, secretive and romantic private dining location with a large communal table available for celebrating special occasions. This space is adjacent to the cellar - the ideal spot for perusing and tasting the cellar's stock.
Meet the chef in his domain with a tailor-made, private tasting session next to the kitchen.
Those in search of a taste of the Mediterranean need look no further than this delicatessen, offering freshly-prepared sandwiches, salads, breads, pastries, and more.
Next to the Market Place, this space serves up light and casual dining by day, then crafted cocktails and mocktails after dark.
Guests may enjoy all-day dining from the privacy of their own rooms, enjoying the freedom to order any meal from any of the resorts' restaurants.
A poolside bar with views of the beach - the perfect place to order a daytime cocktail, snackers and sundowners.
This is where guests may enjoy the truly fresh, authentic flavors of Vietnam, sampling from recipes that have been passed down for generations.