Your Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wedding - August/September 2023 (Issue 102)

SPAIN Luxury villa specialist Purple Summer has unveiled the newest addition to its portfolio, Villa Can Totxa in Mallorca. The breathtaking residence in Pollença sleeps up to eight people in four en-suite bedrooms and is available to book for stays throughout 2023. The ideal pick for wellness-seekers, Purple Summer can arrange several in-villa spa treatments for guests of Can Totxa, from blow dries to massages and mani-pedis. Guests can even combine a scalp and head massage, which incorporates relaxing, local Mallorcan oils, with a spot of guided meditation and yoga for a truly restorative experience for the body and mind, all of which can be arranged within the lush greenery of the villa’s private garden. Residents of the sprawling property will have access to their very own private chef, who can continue their wellness journey with the creation of a bespoke healthy meal plan. From low-calorie tasting menus to freshlysqueezed detoxing juices, couples can choose nutritious options that utilise the freshest local produce, all without compromising on flavour. Find out more at SOUTH AFRICA Great Plains, an eco-tourism organisation, has announced an assortment of wildly relaxing treatments now available at Selinda Camp in Botswana. The treatments, which can be enjoyed within one of the tents or out on the pool deck, include the ‘Great Plains Renewal’, which consists of dry body brushing, exfoliation and an African back massage utilising local ingredients. Assisting with muscle relief, it provides a general feeling of well-being – perfect for combating jet lag on arrival. Alternatively, the ‘Out of Africa Couples Treatment’ is an experience for two that includes body exfoliation, a facial massage and a body massage using a specially formulated tranquillity balm rich in natural extracts. Resting on the banks of the Selinda Spillway, Selinda Camp is situated within the private 130,000-hectare Selinda reserve. This pristine area is home to elephants by the thousands, wild dogs and the famous Selinda Lion Pride. Selinda Camp was completely refurbished in June 2019 and can accommodate up to six guests sharing three tented villas, including a family room where children are welcome. Each room has a private pool and in-room exercise equipment to assist in working off the sensational food and wine served at the camp’s fine dining show kitchen. Activities include morning and evening game drives, guided walks, local culture visits, in-room spas, wellness treatments and so much more. Discover more at GREECE Lango Design Hotel & Spa is an adults-only five-star boutique hotel nestled in a stunning location on the charming island of Kos, Greece, by the famous Lambi Beach. Recently opened for the season, its designed with the wellbeing and relaxation of its guests in mind. Chill by the pool or beach, rejuvenate at the Idolo Spa and indulge in the local astronomically inspired dishes at the KOAN restaurant. The Lango experience starts from the minute couples check in to one of the 54 deluxe rooms and suites, some with private pools, others with views, but all feature luxurious amenities, high-end technology and modern comforts. The Idolo Spa is inspired by the Mediterranean, it’s a 300-metre square haven where guests can relax at the heated indoor pool, sauna or steam bath and book a relaxing treatment or massage. To find out more, visit TURKEY Set within a private bay in Fethiye, Turkey, the new chic boutique resort, Yazz Collective, invites guests to disconnect from everyday life and create long-lasting memories in its idyllic surroundings. The 16 spacious guest houses are decorated in serene earth tones, complete with light chestnut furnishings to contrast the resort’s lush greenery, plush bedding, outdoor showers, colourful art pieces, and floor-to-ceiling windows that offer plenty of light to create an overall feeling of serenity. An on-site art gallery showcasing works of renowned Turkish painters and sculptors is available to visit, and couples can also create their very own masterpieces in workshops led by resident artists. Boasting an unrivalled location on the Aegean coastline, the resort is also home to an all-day beach restaurant with menus featuring seasonal ingredients and local produce, a bustling bar and relaxing spa cabanas that offer traditional Balinese treatments. Click the link to find out more HONEYMOON NEWS 87