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As a travel company, we deal with and are aware of thousands of hotels world-wide. Obviously we only decide to include in our programmes those hotels which meet our standards and requirements. However, there are hotels which are outstanding, not just because they are deluxe standard or expensive but because they are special. Goway selects and offers designated hotels under the exclusive banner “Stays of Distinction” in the South Pacific, Africa, Asia, Latin America and Europe.

Not every selected hotel follows the same criteria for selection. The contributing factors could be any of the following. Stunning location, historical landmark, exceptional service and architectural design plus many other considerations.

Let us whet your appetite with a few examples of our “Stays of Distinction”. Imagine a converted Maharaja’s Palace on a hilltop in India, an ex Royal Hunting Lodge in Egypt, a designated seven star property shaped like a sail and reached by a causeway in Dubai, a luxury tented camp in sight of Ayers Rock in the outback of Australia, a hotel located on the Great Barrier Reef off the Australian east coast , and last but not least, a hotel in the middle of a scenic lake around which James Bond of 007 fame chased his adversaries (somewhere in Asia but you will need to see the movie to check this one out! – or just ask us).

Our “Stays of Distinction” properties have been packaged to include not only accommodation but some sightseeing in the destination and meeting and transfer services on a private basis. We suggest, if you want to pamper yourself, you strongly consider one of our selected hotels if there is one in the city or country of your choice.

Take the time to look through Goway’s selection of designated properties.


 

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Stays of Distinction

  • The Castles of Ireland

    DELUXE | TAILOR-MADE: Embark on a vacation befitting royalty on this trip to the Emerald Isle, staying in some of its most impressive castles. Start in Dublin and journey east to west to stay at Abbeyglen Castle Hotel, Ashford Castle, and Dromoland Castle, where you’ll enjoy pampering luxury and leisure time to explore the countryside and historical attractions.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 4,501
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Ireland See Trip Details
  • Corinthia London: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Discover the best of the British capital while overlooking the Thames in accommodations fit for a Queen. On this luxurious London city break, you'll set out on a private-guided day trip to Windsor Castle and Oxford, and also take in romantic Paris on a brief hop across the channel.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 4,557
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    England See Trip Details
  • The Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Explore a magical city while staying at the beautiful Balmoral Hotel, an iconic establishment of elegance and refinement in the heart of Edinburgh. Enjoy the hotel’s world-class accommodations, including its gorgeous rooms and Michelin-starred restaurant, and head on a private walking tour to visit the city’s landmarks and taste local delicacies.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,515
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction
    Scotland See Trip Details
  • Merrion Hotel Dublin: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Get cozy in one of the world’s leading hotels and explore the capital of the Emerald Isle with this Goway Stay of Distinction. Enjoy luxury accommodations at The Merrion Hotel and explore Dublin with the freedom of a Hop-On Hop-Off bus pass before taking in a night of Irish song and dance.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,045
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Ireland See Trip Details
  • The One Palacio da Anunciada Lisbon: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Explore the city of Lisbon at your own pace with privately-guided excursions while staying in deluxe accommodations at a Goway Stay of Distinction. Visit classic monuments, admire scenic vistas, and enjoy the laidback atmosphere of this captivating city. You’ll also visit the pilgrimage city of Fatima, see the waves of Nazare, and explore medieval Obidos.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,555
    Trip Type:
    Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Portugal See Trip Details
  • Rocco Forte Hotel De Rome Berlin: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Discover Berlin in style. Have a leisurely bike tour, enjoy a gourmet dinner on a unique restaurant/bus while viewing Berlin by night and have your own privately guided walking tour. You will find out why Berlin is one of Europe’s most exciting and fascinating cities.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,639
    Trip Type:
    Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Germany See Trip Details
  • Majestic Hotel Barcelona: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Elegant and luxurious, stay in the the award-winning Majestic Hotel Barcelona and enjoy privately guided excursions on your short trip to Spain. See the iconic Sagrada Familia and visit the mountain-top monastery of Montserrat. Explore the unique city of Barcelona, a city with a unique blend of Catalan culture, distinctive architecture, lively nightlife, and stylish hotels.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,841
    Trip Type:
    Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Spain See Trip Details
  • The Brando: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: The Brando is an eco-luxury resort dedicated to realizing visitors’ South Pacific dreams with surroundings and facilities fit for Hollywood royalty. As the name suggests, the island was once privately owned by Marlon Brando. This VIP luxury vacation package includes inter-island air on The Brando's private plane, 5 nights in a 1 bedroom villa with private pool, daily spa treatments and excursions, meals and beverages and more!
    Duration:
    6 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 9,587
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction
    French Polynesia See Trip Details
  • Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | TAILOR-MADE: Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora is located 15 minutes from the airport by boat with exotic over-water bungalows and beachfront villas with private pools embracing operatic sunsets over the island’s primeval peaks.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,162
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Luxury and Beyond, Romance & Honeymoon, Stays of Distinction
    French Polynesia See Trip Details
  • St. Regis Bora Bora Resort: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | TAILOR-MADE: A magnificent 44 acre resort 15 minutes from the airport by boat with panoramic views fronting the main island of Bora Bora, Mount Otemanu, and the remote islands of Tahaa and Raiatea on the horizon.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,677
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Stays of Distinction
    French Polynesia See Trip Details
  • Ultimate Australia: Sydney, Uluru, Great Barrier Reef & more

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: This ultimate itinerary stands out among trips to Australia with some of its most unique destinations like Sydney, Ayers Rock, Cape Tribulation, and Lizard Island with equally unique and luxurious accommodation.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 10,358
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Australia See Trip Details
  • Hotel Hospes Puerta de Alcala Madrid: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Soak up Spain’s fascinating history and legendary culture while staying in a deluxe accommodation and enjoying private guided excursions. Staying at Hotel Hospes Puerta de Alcala in Madrid, you’ll head on a private walking tour of the old city and explore the nearby former capital of Toledo, the City of the Three Cultures.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,746
    Trip Type:
    Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Spain See Trip Details
  • Sacher Hotel Vienna: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Explore Vienna while staying at the Hotel Sacher, the cherished meeting place for everyone from artists to heads of state. Staying at this luxury hotel in the city center, you’ll venture throughout Vienna to see historical landmarks, including the Vienna State Opera, the Hofburg, and Schönbrunn Palace.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,185
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction
    Austria See Trip Details
  • Ultimate New Zealand: Auckland, Hawkes Bay, Queenstown

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Embark on a journey through the scenic attractions of diverse New Zealand, staying at some of the most luxurious accommodation available in Auckland, Hawkes Bay and Queenstown. Participate as one of the crew on an authentic America's yacht in Auckland, experience one of New Zealand's best wine regions, fly over the snow capped Southern Alps and cruise magnificent Milford Sound.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 6,604
    Trip Type:
    Bucket List Travel Ideas, Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    New Zealand See Trip Details
  • Ultimate Downunder: Auckland, Queenstown, Sydney, Great Barrier Reef

    DELUXE | PRIVATE GUIDED: On this incredible voyage exploring New Zealand and Australia, relax as you fly to breathtaking Milford Sound, sail iconic Sydney Harbour and unwind in the paradise that is Hayman Island, all while overnighting in world-class accommodations.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 6,514
    Trip Type:
    Bucket List Travel Ideas, Luxury and Beyond, Multi Country Vacation Ideas, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Australia See Trip Details
  • Royal Davui Island Resort: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Escape to an exclusive, adults-only sanctuary situated on Fiji’s spectacular Beqa Lagoon. As one of Royal Davui Island Resort’s only 32 guests, you’ll enjoy absolute privacy and luxury accommodations as you snorkel, swim, and enjoy the bounties of the South Pacific.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 5,269
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Private Experiences, Romance & Honeymoon, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Fiji See Trip Details
  • Ultimate Retreats: Great Barrier Reef, Sydney & Tasmania

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: The ideal expedition for globetrotters seeking both exhilaration and luxury, you're invited to discover the world's most spectacular underwater wonderland, the Great Barrier Reef, the very best of vibrant Sydney, and the remote wilds of Freycinet in eastern Tasmania.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 7,859
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Australia See Trip Details
  • Pestana Palacio do Freixo Porto: Stay of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Stay in deluxe accommodations and enjoy privately guided excursions through the capital of the north and it's surrounding regions. See medieval alleys and historic monuments in Porto's enchanting atmosphere. Then, visit the Minho region's most historic cities of Guimarães and Braga.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,742
    Trip Type:
    Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Portugal See Trip Details
  • Historic Hotels of Egypt: Cairo, Luxor & Aswan

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: This Egypt tour includes accommodation at some of the country’s most esteemed hotels. Temple-hop through this ancient land, enjoying world class hospitality each night at these Egyptian icons.
    Duration:
    10 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,627
    Trip Type:
    Bucket List Travel Ideas, Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Classic Egypt Stay Of Distinction: Cairo, Luxor & Aswan

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: Tour the world of Ancient Egypt while staying in a luxury hotel in Cairo, with the pyramids of Giza as your backdrop. Explore Cairo’s pyramids, Memphis, and the Great Sphinx before embarking on a Nile cruise to see the temples of Luxor, Edfu, and Aswan.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,582
    Trip Type:
    Bucket List Travel Ideas, Classics (Bestsellers), Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Nile River Cruise: The Oberoi Zahra: Stays of Distinction

    DELUXE | CRUISE: Enjoy a leisurely 7 night cruise on a luxury cruise ship along the beautiful and historic Nile River discovering amazing ancient archaeological sites in Luxor, Kom Ombo and Aswan. Also visit the architectural wonder, the Aswan High Dam, a major engineering feat.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,872
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • One and Only Royal Mirage Dubai: Stays of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: One & Only Royal Mirage lies on a kilometer of private coastline located opposite the prestigious Emirates Golf Club and 20 minutes from the city centre, Gold and Spice Souks and the desert.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,442
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    United Arab Emirates See Trip Details
  • Kasbah Tamadot, Morocco: Stays of Distinction

    DELUXE | TAILOR-MADE: This, Sir Richard Branson’s Moroccan retreat, is only 45 minutes from Marrakech. It has amazing facilities, superb cuisine and wines and one of the finest mountain vistas in North Africa.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,188
    Trip Type:
    Bucket List Travel Ideas, Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Morocco See Trip Details
  • Mara Bushtops, Masai Mara: Stays of Distinction

    DELUXE | TAILOR-MADE: Embark on daily safaris in search of the world’s most incredible wildlife before retiring to a luxury safari camp on the edges of Masai Mara National Park. This Kenya vacation at Mara Bushtops offers world-class accommodations and impeccable services in one of the world’s best nature reserves.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,785
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Safaris Worldwide, Stays of Distinction, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Kenya See Trip Details
  • Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi: Stays of Distinction

    DELUXE | PRIVATE-GUIDED: This fairy-tale like landmark and former palace is extraordinary. “Fit for a King” adequately describes this majestic hotel offering the ultimate in luxury with every conceivable facility.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 973
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Private Experiences, Stays of Distinction, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    United Arab Emirates See Trip Details
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