Ever wonder where the fashion celebs go to relax and what they pack when they go? Champagne Living was able to uncover the inside information on where your favorite fashionistas and celebs go and what they’re packing to take with them.
Harbour Island, The Bahamas
Who goes: Diane Von Furstenberg, Elle McPherson, Tory Burch
Where to stay: Pink Sands Resort
Beloved by celebrities seeking privacy and ambience, Pink Sands is comprised of 25 pastel colored cottages set on an intimate, tropical 20-acre haven along Harbour Island’s drop-dead gorgeous (darling, it’s fabulous!) three-mile pink sands beach. Get in the mood with a festive Goombay Smash at the resort’s buzzy Blue Bar overlooking the crystal clear water after soaking in the warm sun on the rosy powder pink sand beach. Spend the day playing tennis or snorkeling before dining al fresco at the romantic Garden Terrace Restaurant.
What to pack: Calypso caftan, bejeweled Mystique sandals
Who goes: Katy Perry, Russell Brand, Madonna
Where to stay: Six Senses Laamu
Divine relaxation is the best way to describe the Maldives and the dreamy Six Senses Laamu. Flawlessly appointed villas rest beachside or hover over crystal clear water while rainbow colored fish and dolphins dance below. Catch a wave, snorkel with their onsite Marine biologist or just lay prone on the powder white sand soaking in the golden sun. When the sun goes down savor the intricate organic fare at one of the resort’s restaurants then relax under the stars with chilled Champagne and warm popcorn at the open air Jungle Cinema.
What to pack: No shoes, your favorite Rachel Pally maxi and Pret-a-Surf swimwear
Holbox Island, Mexico
Who goes: You and nobody else
Where to stay: CasaSandra
If you truly want to escape your buzzing Blackberry, make your way down to the bohemian chic CasaSandra on the truly isolated,breathtakingly beautiful Holbox Island, about two hours from Cancun. Owned by Pablo Milanes´ muse, Sandra Perez has infused CasaSandra with her unique sensibilities and an artistic touch, creating a getaway that is both refreshing and exquisite. Bedding is silken to the touch, pillows are hand-embroidered, and the amenities are of the signature organic kind, specially created for her guests. Outside, hammocks and sunbeds await beside the Caribbean Sea; at night, luminarias line the sand.
What to pack: Your James Perse linens, a Rosa Cha bikini and a guayabera
Who goes: Beyonce, Jay-Z, Karl Lagerfeld, Kate Moss
Where to stay: Pan dei Palais
Still warm and deliciously breezy, fall in St. Tropez is magical; hop on the train after Paris Fashion Week for a relaxing – but not too secluded – getaway. Located in the heart of Saint-Tropez, Pan Dei Palais is a 12-room historic mansion turned luxury boutique hotel, so glamorous, Karl Lagerfeld used the property to stage his 2011 Chanel Resort Collection presentation. The 12 rooms can be changed into suites, private apartments or can be rented as a whole, transforming into a private villa experience. This legendary palace reignites the sumptuous era of colonial India, while Asian-inspired architecture and modern amenities mingle to create this harmonious haven.
What to pack: Eres Bikini, Louboutin espadrilles, Dea Rosa python tote