Capella Curates at Capella Hotels & Resorts
Breaking free from the fixed pattern of the working week and head-first into new cultures and traditions can be overwhelming; from choosing the destination, to the accommodation, and planning every culinary tour and sidecar adventure in between. But what if we told you that you no longer have to spend hours researching and simply have to arrive at one of the Capella Hotels & Resorts‘ eight exclusive locations?
This exceptional hospitality group focuses on crafting authentic, cultural experiences for its guests, combining a legacy of crafted luxury design with the highest level of personalised service. With this in mind, Capella Hotels & Resorts have recently launched Capella Curates service, offering exclusive adventures, which incorporate interesting characters, whimsical traditions, and the opportunity to hone unexplored skills. These experiences were thoughtfully designed to ensure you see the true soul of your destination – not just the hotel pool. Let’s travel around the world and see what’s on offer!
Heading first to East Asia, allow ‘Capella Culturist’, Troy, to take you on behind-the-scenes tours of South China’s villages, learning about the Li people and their rich crafts – you can even join Grandma to learn more about the infamous facial tattoo techniques practiced by the tribe.
Whizz through the streets of Singapore in the Capella sidecar, learning about the unique design and fascinating fengshui principles present throughout the urban architecture; the route will take in the Marina Bay Area, Singapore Flyer, Art Science Museum, and Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, amongst other highlights.
Escape the humdrum of daily life with 24-hours spent in total solitude within a luxury tented camp nestled amidst the unspoiled beauty of Bali’s luscious rainforest. The Confined to Quarters experience begins with a traditional Balinese blessing ritual and yoga session, followed by a 2-hour Senja massage.
Grab your gardening gloves and head to Düsseldorf , where the buzz of its vibrant city is surrounded by agriculturally rich countryside, with picturesque hills and farmland aplenty. Capella is committed to supporting some of the country’s smaller farmers, and their exclusive experience offers the opportunity to join Chef Philipp on a culinary tour to local farmer, Christian Benninghovens’, famous farm.
Capture the essence of Shanghai’s culture by joining professional photographer, Mr Wang, on his one-man mission to capture the truth of the world. In Capella Shanghai’s Print, Shoot, Retouch experience, guests will be shown to the city’s best-kept, most Instagrammable experiences. Highlights include traditional shikumen terraced houses, quirky art deco buildings, and the best spots to capture the city’s infamous skyline. We’d give that a ‘like’!
Not forgetting the mini travellers, the latest addition to the Capella Hotels & Resorts portfolio, Capella Bangkok is set to cause a stir when it opens later this year. They are offering Little Monks, the chance to experience mindfulness and clarity from an early age and the team are dedicated to encouraging guests to interact with notable characters across the city through their Capella Curates Programme.
Capella Hotels & Resorts are masters in the craft of the stay, offering experiences curated for the curious mind, blending nature, history, and the finest attention to detail. So, what’s stopping you? We’ll see you there…!