Wyndham’s most Instagram-Worthy Hotels and Resorts
Instagram is the ultimate source of travel ideas for modern travellers. With more than 800 million active users sharing around 95 million photos a day, it’s clear we have a huge appetite for imagery and it’s influencing our travel decisions.
Thanks to Instagram, our search for the perfect vista or striking selfie background is driving a preference towards out of the ordinary locations and experiential resort stays over cookie-cutter hotel rooms to share on Insta-feeds.
If you are keen to curate your next travel adventure, check out six of Wyndham Hotel Group’s most Instagram-worthy hotels and resorts across South East Asia and the South Pacific.
Brisbane’s only street-art hotel has been drawing Instagrammers to the trendy suburb of Fortitude Valley since it opened in 2014 thanks to the building’s striking exterior, which features a four-storey mural of a woman’s face painted by renowned street artist, Rone.
But the eye-catching façade is not the only subject for a quirky Instagram shot. Every corner of TRYP Fortitude Valley is a haven for art connoisseurs, with avant-garde portraits in the hallways, contemporary paintings on the walls, custom blown-glass vanities and colourful murals in the private courtyards of the ground-floor rooms.
Created by acclaimed artists including Beastman, Fintan Magee, Numskull and Rone, the street art featured at TRYP Fortitude Valley reflects the whimsical vibe of this uber-cool urban hotel, which boasts rooms complete with outdoor spas and Astroturf lawns on spacious balconies with views over the city.
Insider tip: Head to Chur Burger restaurant on the ground floor for an Insta-worthy pulled pork burger or ride the elevator to Up on Constance, an airy, open rooftop bar perfect for an afternoon drink and a snap of the sunset.
Location: 14-20 Constance Street, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, Australia
Follow: @trypbrisbane Reservation: email@example.com / +61 7 3319 7888
Rates from AU$139 per room/night
Tucked within Western Australia’s untouched Kimberley region is the award-winning Ramada Eco Beach Resort, a seven-time winner of TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence Award.
Its dramatic surroundings are composed of long stretches of white-sand beaches and striking rock formations, offering Instagram aficionados the perfect backdrop of the sparkling Indian Ocean for their scenic snaps. Thanks to its breathtaking environment, the resort is a favourite venue to capture striking photos of weddings and social gatherings.
Despite its secluded location, activities abound at Ramada Eco Beach. Guests can join a fishing charter, go whale watching, attend yoga sessions or try glamping in one of the resort’s Eco Tents – and record it for their Instagram stories, of course.
Location: 323 Great Northern Highway, Broome, Australia
Follow: @ramadaecobeach Reservation: firstname.lastname@example.org / +61 8 9193 8015
Rates from AU$225 per room/night
New Caledonia’s cosmopolitan capital is like an image from a postcard that has come to life. With its azure waters, picturesque forests and beautiful caves, Noumea is a chest full of treasures waiting to be discovered.
One of the best places for Instagrammers to stay is Ramada Noumea, where guests can start their day by relaxing on a sun lounger or enjoying a Parisian breakfast in the garden surrounding the pool.
Not to be missed is a visit to L’Entrecote 360 restaurant, where guests can enjoy panoramic 360-degree views of the Caledonian lagoon and the city of Noumea. Choose from studio or junior suites or one and two-bedroom apartments complete with dreamy views of Anse Vata Bay.
Location: 7 Rue Louis Blériot, Noumea, New Caledonia
Follow: @ramadanoumea Reservation:email@example.com / +687 23 90 00
Rates from €150 per room/night
South East Asia
With its idyllic clifftop location, luxurious private pool suites and unrivalled views of the Andaman Sea, Wyndham Grand Kalim Bay is made for the Instagram grid.
The five-star hotel is a dream destination for young couples and honeymooners looking for a romantic escape from the hustle of the city. International digital influencers have fallen in love with the resort’s charm, as seen through their curated shots from the resort’s best picture spots, including the private pool villa, Infiniti Lobby Bar and rooftop pool.
Wyndham Grand Kalim Bay showcases an elegant side of Phuket. From sun bathing on a private balcony, to sipping cocktails at the poolside bar or relaxing at the spacious lobby, this beachside hotel is a paradise with #nofilter needed.
Location: 8/18-19 Moo 6, Kamala, Phuket, Thailand
Follow: @wyndhamgrandphuket Reservation: firstname.lastname@example.org / +66 (0) 76 562 000
Rates from THB 6,800per room/night
With its impeccable architectural design, lush beachside setting, traditional thatched roof buildings, al fresco bathrooms and lush private villas, Wyndham Jivva Bali offers guests an authentic Balinese experience away from the crowds of the island’s bustling hotspots.
Here, guests can take the time to set up the ultimate selfie under the colourful parasols of the onsite beach bar, or in one of the beachside garden huts while prepping for a well-deserved facial and body massage at Tirta Spa. Other highlights include the resort’s Yoga Deck, a multi-purpose bamboo structure surrounded by floating lotus blossoms; the black sands of Lepang Beach and stunning ocean view villas boasting a balcony with an outdoor Jacuzzi.
Location: Pantai Lepang, Jl. Subak Lepang No. 16 Klungkung, Bali, Indonesia
Follow: @wyndhamjivvabali Reservation: email@example.com / +62 366 543 7988
Rates start from IDR 767,599 per room/night
Overlooking the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ha Long Bay, the five-star Wyndham Legend Halong Bay offers European-styled guestrooms furnished with rich fabrics and first-class amenities.
While guests can spend the day relaxing by the pool, the best spots to take a unique Insta-shot are at Blue Bay restaurant with views of the dramatic sunset as a backdrop, or at the beautifully adorned lobby complete with sparkling chandeliers, flowing curtains and soft, cushioned couches.
Wyndham Legend Halong Bay’s décor reflects the stunning beauty of the region’s famous emerald waters and towering limestone rock formations. Those wanting to take it to the next level can catch the neon lights show on Bay Chay Bridge and the Sun Wheel, both of which are minutes away from the hotel.
Location: 12 Hạ Long, Bai Cháy, Hạ Long, Quảng Ninh, Vietnam
Follow: @wyndhamlegendhalong Reservation: firstname.lastname@example.org / +84 (0) 203 3 636 555
Rates start from VND 1,449,000 per room/night
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