INTERNATIONAL REPORT—Small Luxury Hotels of the World has expanded its portfolio by adding five properties in locations across the Americas.
One of the most exclusive private ranch properties in the Western Montana region, Riverview Ranch in Bourbon, MT, offers whitewater rafting and trout fishing in two private lakes and the Clark Fork River. Activities range from arena lessons and paddleboard yoga to cattle driving, pole bending and river floating. The property offers eight suites and the Lodge Great Room.
Originally owned by the first president of the Bank of London & Mexico, Brick Hotel in Mexico City offers 17 rooms and suites, along with a spa, the Terraza95 space with views of La Roma district and Cerrajeria Restaurant. The history of the Brick Hotel is etched into the lobby floor, with the original tiles from England.
Cougar Ridge in Torrey, UT, offering seven luxury casitas, is located about a two hour’s drive from Salt Lake City or Las Vegas airports. Located in the heart of the Utah national park area, the property has access to Capital Reef, Bryce and Zion National Park. Situated in a secluded valley, the luxury ranch resort offers an assortment of activities ranging from horse riding for all ability levels; rodeo activities; photography; painting; wood and rock carving; beer and winemaking; night sky parties and viewing; guided national park adventures; and hunting and trout fishing in private streams.
Kenoa Beach Spa Resort
Located on Brazil’s northeastern coast, 18 miles south of Maceió, Kenoa Beach Spa Resort in Barra de São Miguel, Brazil, is an eco-friendly 23-room resort set on the white sands of the Barra de São Miguel beach. The preservation of natural fauna, the use of local stones in replacement of industrial materials, and solar energy heating the water are some of the sustainability efforts. Amenities include a restaurant, a wine bar and two outdoor infinity pools, as well as a private beach, a garden and a cocktail lounge. A spa features an exercise room and an indoor plunge pool.
Los Altos Resort
Located in a mountainous-coastal region near Manuel Antonio National Park, Los Altos Resort in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, is a luxury boutique resort along a private section of Manuel Antonio Beach. The property offers an infinity pool and a connected network of hiking trails. Each of the 27 private residences comes with a Pacific Ocean view through floor-to-ceiling windows. The decor features exotic hardwoods, tropical rattan furniture and Bali-inspired adornments.