To complement your surroundings, you'll also want to be served some memorable food, especially if it comprises a variety of local gastronomic influences. Our specialists have picked out some of their favourite hotels based on their outstanding cuisine.
Cap Maison, St Lucia
The Cliff at Cap boasts spectacular views over the sea towards Martinique and is renowned for its excellent food created by a chef with experience at Michelin-starred restaurants. Regular guest chefs are also specially invited to the island.
20 Degrees South, Mauritius
Combining the best of Mauritius' French and Creole influences, the food at 20 Degrees South is sublime with intimate poolside dining, a lovely restaurant overlooking Grand Baie, and private dining on Lady Lisbeth, a vintage teak boat.
Nam Hai, Vietnam
A stay at the Nam Hai allows you to savour Vietnamese delicacies, watch chefs in the open kitchen or accompany the chef to the nearby market before learning how to prepare authentic, local dishes all of your own. Hoi An itself offers some of Vietnam's best dining.
Sarojin in Khao Lak, Thailand
Dine on a secluded white-sand beach or enjoy a romantic candlelit dinner by a jungle waterfall at the beautiful Sarojin, where delicious food and an excellent choice of wine are hallmarks of the property.