Amanjiwo

    Guests at Amanjiwo—a 35-suite resort in a jungle not far from Yogyakarta—receive exclusive morning access to the breathtaking ancient temple Borobudur. The guided tours are followed by a 90-minute elephant ride past banyan trees, rice paddies, and volcanoes before reaching the resort’s limestone archways and stupas. Accommodations Thirty-five suites with views of either Borobudur or the surrounding farmland. The Dalem Jiwo Suite, a compound with a private entrance and two bedrooms, has an outdoor rotunda and a 45-foot pool. Recreation Market tours, sundowners in the Menoreh Hills, charcoal-sketching and watercolor classes, and guided treks up Mount Merapi—when the volcano isn’t erupting. Dining Try a soursop martini before dining on Javanese makan malam, a cornucopia of curries and aromatic vegetables. Worthy Diversion Attend a jatilan, or village dance, in which spirits possess participants, who thrash about until the local witch doctor breaks the spell. Rates Garden Suites are $650, Borobudur Pool Suites are $1,000, and the Dalem Jiwo Suite is $2,600.

    From Around the Web...
    Aquila Villa
    This super villa has four pavilions and access to a waterfall…
    From La La Land to Lord of the Rings, these movies gave our editors a serious case of wanderlust…
    The James New York-NoMad
    The hotel will feature 344 rooms and suites, a restaurant and bar, and more…
    From cocktails to devilish accommodations, here’s how to do New Orleans in Robb Report style…
    An undulating chapel, an industrial-style restaurant, and redesigned rooms bring the farm into the...
    From Watergate to Citizenfour, these luxury hotels played host to major political scandals…
    $13.9 million jet trip
    The most expensive around-the-world private-jet trip offers much more than sightseeing…
    Robb Report celebrates Presidents’ Day with a look at the world’s most extraordinary presidential...
    1 Hotel South Beach in Miami
    It’s VIP all the way for guests of 1 Hotel South Beach’s exclusive new Retreat Collection…
    35th America's Cup at Rosewood Tucker’s Point
    Resort guests will watch races aboard the Mariner III yacht, a 122-foot pleasure cruiser built in...