Carrier /Inspiring Luxury Travel

Carrier has over 30 years' experience creating luxury tailor-made holidays worldwide. Offering a bespoke and superior service which requires first-hand knowledge, expertise and a personal touch, these are not necessarily holidays that can be booked at the click of a mouse.

You can now discover spectacular destinations and luxurious hotels on your desktop or mobile. Browse ‘Collections’ for holidays by theme, or relax reading our online lifestyle magazine ‘The Edit’. For tailor-made suggestions unique to your requirements, use our ‘Inspirations’ tool to easily filter holidays by image before sharing the results; you may be surprised at the selection of destinations and hotels that are presented. As you journey through our website, you will uncover insider tips, travel reviews and other features to help establish your ideal holiday. Then, talk to our experts by phone, email or chat live online to ensure that every step is planned perfectly.

Gili Lankanfushi /A Gourmet Adventure...

Savour a Bedouin-style beach picnic, lunch under passion fruit trees in the Organic Garden or be whisked to a secret island location for a blindfolded dinner to heighten your taste buds. Another 'must do' at Gili Lankanfushi is a degustation dinner swathed in fleeces in the icy underground wine cellar presided over by an expert sommelier; followed by a visit to the Chocolate Cave for dessert.

In your villa enjoy the services of a dedicated 'Mr Friday' who will ensure all your dining wishes are fulfilled; from the comfort of your villa, sun deck or your roof top terrace. At the main restaurant experience Mediterranean Spice Souk on Fridays and an Exotic Asian Street Market on Tuesdays. 'By the Sea' presents a fusion Peruvian-Japanese culinary adventure with intimate dining for just 26 guests.

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Caribbean, Bermuda & Mexico 2015/16

 In our new brochure you can discover St Lucia's latest luxury bolthole, an Oliver Messel-inspired boutique hotel combining retro style in The Grenadines and experience your own private Caribbean home in the increasing allure of the north-western coasts of Barbados.

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Indian Ocean & Arabia 2015/16

 Our new Indian Ocean & Arabia brochure offers a hand-curated selection of the most sought-after hotels, resorts and destinations. Discover the ultimate overwater romantic escape in the Maldives, an eco-friendly mountain retreat in Oman and experience a private villa oasis in Dubai.

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Introducing /onefinestay Exclusive Partnership

onefinestay has been redefining city travel since 2010 and now Carrier has exclusively partnered with this innovative company to offer our clients the chance to stay at their distinctive homes in the most sought-after cities.

Carrier is the only UK company that is able to book flight-inclusive holidays incorporating onefinestay's remarkable houses and apartments in Los AngelesNew YorkParis and London, as part of a tailor-made itinerary.

Ideal for families looking for something different, experience the charm of staying in a home - spacious, individual and private - whilst enjoying all the convenience and comfort of a hotel - fresh linen and towels, bathrooms stocked with the finest toiletries, kitchens laden with welcome gifts from local producers and a maid service should you require it. 

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New York Christmas Shopping

With its world famous department stores such as Bloomingdales, Sak's 5th Avenue and Macy's, Christmas shopping in the Big Apple is a truly popular past time. 

Stay in understated luxury at the heart of the midtown action in the new Park Hyatt New York. Also new, take a break from the shops and immerse yourself in the creative world at The Quin with its renowned multi-media Arts programme and artist-in-residence initiative.

Alternatively, old favourite and grande dame - The Plaza - is ideally located for shopping. Boasting the most prestigious address in the city at the juncture of Fifth Avenue and Central Park, the hotel is  opposite FAO Schwarz toy shop, the Apple store and Tiffany & Co.

Book your stateside shopping trip before 23 Sep 14 and take advantage of exceptional savings. 


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Hotel of the month /The St Regis Mauritus Resort

Fanned by sea breezes and fronted by an idyllic white sand beach, the Indian Ocean's first St.Regis hotel welcomes guests with exceptional amenities and impeccable butler service.

Take to the waves with professional trainers and discover your kite surfing skills on one of the most exhilarating spots in the world, One Eye - so named because when a surfer finds the sweet spot in which to catch the perfect wave they will see a small hole - located at the resort.

For families, the turquoise waters and white sands of Le Morne Beach are the perfect backdrop for aquatic adventures, from complimentary glass-bottom boat tours over the reef in search of angelfish and blue-striped snappers to sailing trips along the coastline. A highlight is sure to be the private speed boat tour to Tamarin Bay, where children will be delighted at the chance to swim and snorkel with dolphins in their natural habitat. 

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The Cotton House, Mustique - Spa & Wellness retreats

The renowned boutique hotel has collaborated with spa brand ilā to offer one of the world's most exclusive spa and wellness retreats. Treatments take inspiration from Mustique's indigenous healing Moringa tree and local herbs and foliage. In addition, there are tailored menus of home-grown organic foods as well as Yoga and Nordic Walking Classes to enjoy.


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Last chance /Complimentary Ski Passes

Book your luxury ski holiday to Europe or the USA with Carrier before 30 Sep 14 and receive a complimentary ski pass at selected resorts and hotels. First come first served basis.

Resorts include:

Switzerland -  Verbier, Andermatt, Crans-Montana, St Moritz, Villars
Austria - Kitzbühel
France - The Three Valleys, Val d'Isère, Tignes
Italy - San Cassiano, Cortina d'Ampezzo
USA - Aspen, Vail 

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A unique experience from the high flying Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa.

 

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BBC documentary features Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai

India's most iconic hotel the Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai is set to be featured in a new BBC documentary - Hotel India.

The architectural marvel, whose mantra is 'Guest is God', opened its doors to film crews for six months, following in the footsteps of Claridges and British Airways.

The four-part series features Indian weddings, Christie's first ever auction of Indian art in India as well as going behind the scenes at both the hotel and at staff members' own homes to highlight the contrast between the palace and the day-to-day lives of many locals.

The first part will air on Weds 27 Aug at 8pm.

> Read Reservations Manager, Vicki Holding's, personal review 

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Inaugural England vs. Grenada Test Match 2015

England will play their first ever Test match at the National Cricket Ground in St George's, Grenada as part of their three-test tour to the Caribbean in April 2015.

Grenada will host the second Test of the series between 21-25 April and cricket lovers are already booking up some of the most sought-after hotels on the island as well as in Barbados and Antigua - the locations of the first and final Tests.

There is still limited availability at some of our key Caribbean properties, if you want to be a part of this landmark sporting event, please call our experts now.


Silversea Cruises - exceptional offers

Travel to some of the world's most exciting and tempting destinations with Silversea Cruises.

Book any cruise before 31 Oct 14 and receive a two-category suite upgrade or on board credit worth US$500 per person.

Browse a selection of cruises below:

> Silversea Tropical Temptations (Barbados, St Lucia, Dominica, St Barths and the British Virgin Islands)
> Silversea Hidden Gems (Florida, Belize & Mexico)
> Silversea Mayan Memories (Florida, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Belize)

The Seychelles/

 

"Unsurprisingly, the main attraction to holidaying in the Seychelles is the infamous white sand beaches peppered with huge boulders. However my trip to Constance Ephélia on Mahé and Constance Lémuria on Praslin showed me that there is more to do at this paradise destination than first assumed."

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Introducing /Carrier Concierge

Every holiday that we create is undertaken with the utmost care and attention and this enhanced service allows us to help you with any additional requests and requirements you may have.

Wherever you travel there will almost certainly be a special event, such as a cricket match or concert that you wish to attend. Perhaps you are seeking to pre-book a table at the latest exclusive restaurant or make enquiries on what to do or places to go.

Our dedicated Concierge, Emma Cross, will ensure your extra arrangements are planned perfectly.

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Henley Literature Festival 2014 - 29 September - 5 October

This year's festival will showcase over 150 talks, interviews and performances with big names from the worlds of sport, politics, television, stage and screen joining leading authors.

The week-long festival, now in its eighth year, will see the biggest line-up of  children's events yet including We're Going On A Bear Hunt and will feature appearances from Doreen Lawrence, Emma Bridgewater, Nicky Haslam and Princess Michael of Kent.

If you are feeling inspired by the written word, explore our Top Five Literary Locations.

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Concierge Service / For those added extras that create a truly unique holiday

To ensure we continue to provide the finest tailor-made holiday experiences available, we are delighted to introduce Carrier Concierge.

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