Karma Resorts is a growing collection of elite boutique villa resorts that combine private luxury accommodations with world-class facilities in some of the most desirable destinations on offer - from Bali to the Bahamas.
With a combination like this, it's little wonder that celebrities figure prominently amongst the clientele and the Karma brand is built on unique experiences where the unifying theme is excellence. Think exquisite culinary experiences in award-winning eateries like di Mare, voted amongst the Best Restaurants in Bali, by Tatler, as well as appearing in Asia's Michelin equivalent, the Miele Guide. Or unique wellness experiences by Karma Spa, now one of the foremost spa brands in Asia with a string of industry accolades including Best Spa in Bali as voted by readers of leading lifestyle magazine the YAK
Karma's Artists in Residence initiative and dynamic events programmes offer guests intimate encounters with top performers in the worlds of music, dance and the arts. Younger guests are offered experiences that blur the boundaries between fun and education through the Three Monkeys Kid's Club, which brings each of our destinations to life. Karma Resorts is built on an ownership model, where investors own a private villa managed by Karma on their behalf. Attractive financial returns are combined with access to a privileged lifestyle that most can only dream of.
Chakra Resorts is Karma Royal's latest creation, a sister brand to the Karma and Royal brands. Chakra Resorts offers guests a global portfolio of 4.5-star properties with a wide range of accommodation options, in outstanding locations, with the exemplary and unique levels of service, which characterize all the Karma Royal brands. These resorts will be operated as mixed use properties combining ownership and hotels operating models to deliver maximum flexibility. Guests will be able to choose from a range of self-contained suites, apartments and hotel rooms in resorts designed to accommodate families and large groups as well as couples and independent travellers.
Chakra Resorts emphasizes lifestyle, with restaurants that combine a designer approach and cuisine that promotes both innovation and good, honest flavour. Karma Spa facilities offer unique treatments from wellness spa rituals to detox saunas to revitalizing facials. In coastal resorts there will be branded Beach Clubs that will be intimate gathering grounds for top entertainment and privileged relaxation.
Chakra Resorts offers a variety of exciting destination options, from AlpenClub, Schliersee in the breathtaking Bavarian Alps to the historic Ratan Haveli in Jaipur, India and the Rottnest Lodge on the holiday island of Rottnest in Western Australia. Chakra Resorts offers the discerning traveller, excellent vacation options as well as fractional and whole ownership programmes all providing outstanding holiday experiences and world-class facilities and services.
Karma Estates is a select portfolio of opulent residences strategically located and hand picked by our professional team to create the ultimate jet setting Karma travel experience. Karma Estates are holiday rentals that accommodate discerning travelers with a designated number of weeks per year, providing privileged access to an entire Karma Estate or on a shared basis depending on individual needs. Private butlers attend to every whim, world-class amenities and state-of-the-art facilities rival the most luxurious six-star resorts, distinguished chefs prepare Michelin-star-quality cuisine, and cutting-edge spa treatments are custom designed to pamper and support wellness goals.
The glamour of St. Tropez has been lovingly preserved at Le Preverger, the former estate of Laura Ashley and private sanctuary to Princess Diana and Pablo Picasso. The 15-bedroom chateaux is surrounded by a 150-acre woodland with vineyard and private helipad for exclusive access. The anticipated 2013 film 'Dom Hemingway' is currently being filmed at the estate starring British heartthrob, Jude Law. Celebrating the mythical beauty of Mykonos, Pelikanos is a six-bedroom luxury residence featuring breathtaking views across the Aegean Sea. Indulge in sumptuous living areas, a commercial-grade gourmet kitchen, private cliff-top terraces and a heated infinity pool perfect for topping off that late-night island party.
Royal Resorts is a unique holiday ownership club that offers its members access to a rich and varied portfolio of holiday properties around the globe. The Royal network is made up of resorts that offer guests private, one- and two-bedroom apartments, featuring tastefully designed furnishings, fully equipped kitchens and the latest audiovisual systems. In addition to self-catering, many properties offer hotel facilities, with unique dining options, a growing collection of on-site spa facilities offering everything from Ayurvedic treatments to rejuvenating massages. All resorts offer, as a minimum, swimming pools, children's care facilities and activities and retail outlets, selling carefully selected products.
Every Royal Resort is exclusive to holiday club members, dedicated to delivering outstanding destination experiences and excellent standards of service - in every way, a home away from home. Royal members can also subscribe to a fractional ownership model, which is designed to deliver a lifetime of unforgettable holiday experiences around the world, offering outstanding value and an incredible array of options, with family friendly facilities in top locations. In addition, through membership of Odyssey, our dedicated fulfillment centre, members gain immediate access to more than 4000 resorts worldwide. Supported by thousands of honest reviews by our members, Royal Resorts enjoys the industry's best annual hospitality awards including top accolades from TripAdvisor
Taking the maxim 'life's a beach' to new heights, the Karma Royal Group is building a stellar portfolio of international beach clubs, which take oceanfront hedonism to a whole new level.
Karma’s newly re-branded flagship venue, Karma Beach Bali, sets the standard sky high with a sexy, wind-swept style, architecturally designed with locally grown yellow bamboo, authentic thatched roofing, chic white-washed timber furnishings and playful misting fans that keep Karma’s hot guests cool. Decadent seafood feasts, the chef’s live station stocked with succulent sushi and sashimi, Bali’s famous Hot Babi Guling (Suckling Pork) beach barbecues and seductively mixed Signature Chakra Cocktails create an alluring casual ambience perfected by friendly, 5-star service.
Recently named amongst the ‘World’s 50 Best Beach Bars’ by CNN Travel, Karma showcases the island’s hottest events calendar where world-class DJs and musicians keep guests grooving from Brunch on through to the Full Moon rising. From sophisticated fashion shows to unparalleled holiday events, customized for families with children of all ages, Karma Beach Bali is a multi-faceted beachfront destination. Spend a lazy afternoon with friends ensconced in a private cabana for up to 10 people, where Private Butler service, indulgent massages and Oxygen Facials at Karma Spa’s glamorous seaside tent, a little retail therapy at K Boutique, and relaxed wine tastings from the sommelier’s hand-picked collection are all de rigueur.
Following the astounding success of Karma Beach Bali, leisure lovers now have access to several jet set playgrounds with the recent launch of Karma Beach Fiji, nestled along the shores of luxurious Denarau Island, and Karma Bahamas, exclusively situated on Little Harbour Island, privately owned by Karma to ensure maximum indulgence. Soon to follow, Australia and Brighton, England will get their groove on Karma-style, as our chic beach club concept will soon grace their shores. Stay tuned.
Authentic healing, Organic therapies and Wellness cuisine. Exercise as medicine for your body. Personalized experiences and massage curatives. Masterful pedicures & manicures. Skillful therapists trained in Level 1 Reiki who are passionate about their craft - Karma Spas are located in incredible locations and offer a compilation of vibrant experiences inclusive of results-orientated celebrity oxygen facials, fitness and yoga sessions and year-round soulful retreats & programs. Wellbeing - 'being-well' - is about embracing all of life's offering - from yoga to the sound of live DJs to hedonistic holistic getaways and martini & manicure nights, Karma Spas represent a new genre in spa where pleasure is part of your cure.
Our spa team consists of body workers trained under the guidance of certified sports massage experts, Chinese medical practitioners, reflexologists & healers to deliver deeply therapeutic experiences. Karma Spa products & treatments are 100% organic with ingredients sourced from ethical & sustainable farmers & growers.
Crown Finance was conceived by a team of finance and Holiday Ownership industry experts who saw the enormous growth of the Holiday Ownership Industry worldwide. Crown Finance was established to service the particular needs and to provide financing solutions to newly joining Holiday owners.
Crown Finance is a boutique Finance House which understands the Holiday Ownership industry and finances Holiday Ownership members purchasing membership of a holiday ownership resort project. It offers a unique bespoke service to Developers and members alike.
Odyssey is a unique membership concept, an all-encompassing club that offers subscribers access to the most complete customer service portfolio imaginable - all in one place. Odyssey members enjoy immediate access to reservations and exchange services in addition to travel, lifestyle and entertainment experiences across the Karma Royal network and indeed beyond. A tiered structure provides bronze, silver, gold and platinum membership based on the number of weeks clients purchase. Incentives are built in so that over time, members gain access to new offers and services that ensure the holiday experience is always getting better and better.
A strategic alliance with RCI, utilizing the latest technology and a fully integrated approach to customer satisfaction, Odyssey brings an exciting world of travel, lifestyle and entertainment experiences right to your doorstep, with our experienced consultants on hand to deal with every enquiry imaginable. Odyssey eliminates all the hassle, letting members concentrate on the thousands of unique global experiences that the Karma Royal Group is able to offer them.
Karma Royal Group was founded by visionary chairman John Spence, who pioneered the holiday ownership concept in Asia through Royal Resorts and then continued to innovate with the launch of luxury sister brand Karma Resorts, which is at the vanguard of the villa resort model. The company is and has always been a privately owned, debt free business with an ever burgeoning industry profile both in the holiday ownership and luxury villa resort categories. Karma Royal now operates 21 resorts with a further 4 currently under development.
Karma Royal recently launched a third brand, Chakra, comprising unique 4 Star resort developments around the world. The group's flagship resort, Karma Kandara won two prestigious CNBC Property Awards while stand alone wellness brand Kama Spa has won numerous industry accolades, including Best Spa in Bali by the island's leading lifestyle magazine, the YAK. The group's food & beverage outlets are held in similarly high regard, with flagship eatery di Mare listed amongst the best restaurants in Indonesia by Tatler Magazine.
With the emergence of Beach Clubs International and the launch of 4 new beach clubs planned for 2012, this division will only gain more attention. Spence himself was named Australian Entrepreneur of the Year 2010 by Ernst & Young, in recognition of his success in building a multimillion-dollar business from the ground up, one that has provided investors and holiday club members with outstanding returns - both financially and in terms of access to a privileged lifestyle.
The Karma Royal Group of companies develops luxury holiday-lifestyle resorts in some of the most beautiful and desired places in the world. Our experience, professionalism and vision have produced unique holiday and leisure experiences for our owners and free and independent travellers alike. We are a customer centric organization that strives to make every holiday experience the best that it can be. KRG has designed, built and managed an extensive range of exclusive properties throughout the Asia-Pacific region and our developments can be found on the exotic shores of Goa in India, on Rottnest Island just 20 minutes by boat from Perth, Australia; in beautiful and beguiling Bali the Island of the Gods and Mykonos, Greece. We are currently developing on Little Harbour Island in the Bahamas and have recently acquired the Le Preverger Estate in St Tropez, France.
Karma is privately owned, debt free and has embarked on a strong growth path that will deliver exceptional stakeholder value. Under the guidance of Chairman-Owner, John Spence, Ernst & Young Australian Entrepreneur of the Year 2010, along with a talented and experienced international in-house management team, the Karma Royal Group is perfectly positioned to deliver quality service and properties, built to the highest specifications, that will ensure memorable holiday experiences for all owners and guests.
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