If the winter cold has left you plotting a beach escape, look no further than these warm weather retreats.


Nestled beneath the cliffs of the Sierra de la Laguna mountains along the Pacific coast, the new Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal awaits.

The Cabo San Lucas resort features 24 acres of oceanfront property, including four pools, two signature restaurants, and a Forbes award-winning spa, as well as private plunge pools and Pacific views from every suite.

Explore the Sea of Cortez with private snorkeling and scuba diving tours. Get up close to dazzling coral or swim with giant sea turtles and sharks. With warm temperatures even in the winter season, there’s no bad time to take a dip in the ocean.

For more adventures on dry land, take a horseback tour to the legendary Land’s End rock formations or unwind with guided yoga and pilates on the sand.

Top it all off with hacienda-style dining at Don Manuel’s for smoked “pibil” lobster tails and custom cocktails to toast.

Reserve your Baja Peninsula retreat at Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal.

Snorkel with local marine life at Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal
Unwind along the Baja Peninsula at Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal


Find an island paradise in South Male Atoll at Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi.

With 122 beach, reef and overwater villas and warm weather year round, the resort promises an endless summer with amenities to match.

Explore the Indian Ocean through a variety of water sports, including kayaking, parasailing and even riding the underwater Seabob scooter. Or opt for relaxation among the lagoon pool’s gardens or mirror pool’s private cabanas.

Looking to sip and savor? Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi has 11 unique dining options, ranging from a treetop dining experience at Terra to Australian-style barbecue at The Ledge by Dave Pynt.

For extra indulgence, reserve the Ithaafushi private island — an exclusive sanctuary spanning 32,000 square meters, complete with a dedicated chef and personal concierge.

Book your island paradise escape at Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi.

For even more on this island paradise, check out 5 Reasons to Make the Maldives Your Perfect Island Getaway.

Enjoy a kayaking adventure around the island at Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi
Relax beneath the Lagoon Pool palm trees at Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi


With 40 acres of lush tropical gardens along the Maui island waterfront, the possibilities are endless at Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort.

The award-winning property boasts nearly a dozen pools — including the adults-only Hibiscus Pool and the Canyon activity pool with water slides — as well as a private stretch of Maui Beach, rated one of the top beaches in the world.

Explore the island with stand-up paddle boarding tours as well as snorkel and scuba diving excursions to Molokini Crater. Dive deeper Hawaii’s unique culture through the Kaulana Ke Kino journey and Grand Luau or hit the links at one of three Grand Wailea Club courses.

Round out the day with Polynesian cuisine by award-winning chef Alvin Savella at HUMUHUMU as the sun sets over the Pacific.

Book your stay at Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort to unwind in the Hawaiian tropics.

For even more about the resort, check out Marvelous Maui.

Explore the island with a guided stand-up paddle board tour at Grand Wailea
Unwind at the Canyon Pool at Grand Wailea

Discover other warm weather destinations around the world when you book your stay with Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts.

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