Set in picturesque Juizhaigou in Sichuan Province, China, Banyan Tree Jiuzhaigou offers fine resort living and a sense of tranquility for those seeking a true Sanctuary for the Senses.
Also known as the "Fairyland on Earth," Jiuzhaigou takes its name from the nine Tibetan villages and is bordered along 720 square kilometers of scenic beauty and natural surrounds. Jiuzhaigou was declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1992 and a World Biosphere Reserve in 1997.
Located about three hours’ drive from Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport and a 30 minutes’ drive from the county, Banyan Tree Jiuzhaigou features an exclusive sanctuary of 221 contemporary suites and 159 villas with scenic mountain views.
Designed to highlight the aesthetic values and cultural elements of the region, the property’s architecture and interior decoration feature various traditional Sichuan-style design essentials.
Complementing its natural surroundings, the resort’s architecture is largely inspired by the unique Chinese architecture with contemporary elements.
Trek along the scenic Huanglong Reserve or explore the majestic Jiuzhaigou valleys and mountains framed by lush greenery and pristine lakes, Banyyan Tree Jiuzhaigou offers the perfect getaway for those seeking a respite from the humdrum of city life.
On resort, leisure facilities include an Entertainment Centre featuring a Bar, Karaoke Rooms, Gymnasium, Swimming Pool and a Kids Club.
Dining options abound with five dining restaurants and a Pool Bar which serves flavourful and authentic Sichuan cuisine. Ideal to host tasteful receptions, splendid banquets or glamorous galas, the resort’s spacious Banquet Hall can host up to 330 guests.
Embark on a journey of rejuvenation at Banyan Tree Spa Jiuzhaigou with its holistic approach to physical and spiritual well-being. The award-winning Banyan Tree Spa Jiuzhaigou features 13 spa treatment rooms including a hydrotherapy facility. A beauty salon is also located on the Spa premises.
Banyan Tree Jiuzhaigou is set to welcome guests in 2015.
Banyan Tree Tamouda Bay, Tetouan – Morocco
Situated on the Northern coast of Morocco, the exclusive Banyan Tree Tamouda Bay is an all-pool villa resort commanding magnificent views of the resplendent Mediterranean Sea.
A tribute to the rich cultural heritage of the region, Banyan Tree Tamouda Bay features classic Moroccan-style architecture and décor throughout the resort. This intimate waterfront resort presents 92 villas ranging from the stylish Garden Pool Villa to the exquisite Spa Pool Villa.
The sublime Banyan Tree Spa Tamouda Bay provides a sanctuary for the senses. A destination in itself, the spa is replete with time-honoured Moroccan spa essentials – vitality pool and hammam.
At Saffron, fine dining is taken to another level, where full-flavoured and exotic aromas of modern Thai cuisine prevail in every delectable dish.
International visitors can arrive at the resort via airports in Casablanca, Rabat and Tangier. With proximity to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of, a 20-minute drive from the charming Medina of Tetouan, picturesque Chefchaouen in the Rif Mountains and the historic towns of Tangier and Asilah, the resort offers cultural diversions and sightseeing opportunities abound.
Banyan Tree Tamouda Bay is scheduled to welcome guests in the second quarter of 2014.