Located in the south central highlands of Vietnam, Dalat has been popularly likened to the French Alps. The luxurious Ana Mandara Resort and Spa houses a collection of 17 French colonial villas nestled amidst the calm and peaceful hills of Dalat. The resort is 30 minutes away from the Dalat domestic airport and about 45 minutes by flight from Ho Chi Minh City. It is offering a family retreat package available from now till 19 December 2010. For USD324 net per night, families can stay in a Villa Studio that comes with a king-sized bed and the option of an extra bed.
Included in the package is breakfast, set dinner at the Le Petit Dalat restaurant and a city tour for each day of stay. Guests can also make use of other resort services such as airport and city transfers, personal butler services, mountain bike rentals, cooking classes and therapeutic treatments at La Cochinchine Spa. Within the resort are common areas like a library, a wine cellar and a fireplace where guests can lounge around.
Do note that the resort has a surcharge of USD20 net per family for stays on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.