NEW YORK, NY (February 2, 2016) – Travel + Leisure announced today its eleventh annual ‘It List,’ unveiling Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve as one of the best new hotels and resorts around the globe. Selected by the editors of Travel + Leisure, the ‘It List 2016’ is available now at www.tandl.me/itlist and is featured within the March 2016 issue of Travel + Leisure on newsstands February 12th.
Mandapa, which opened in September 2015, has been recognized for its locally inspired yet luxurious guest experience, which allows guests to immerse themselves in the spirituality and wellness Ubud and Bali are known for, while enjoying the comfort and service exemplary of The Ritz-Carlton.
Situated where temples stand majestic against a backdrop of rice terraces, Mandapa, a Ritz Carlton Reserve is an exclusive journey inside a traditional Balinese village, providing a sensory path to wellness and nature. Offering individually tailored spiritual, wellness, health and detox programs, complemented by the fulltime personalized attention of a dedicated Patih or butler, the intimate retreat is designed to be a sanctuary in which relaxing one's mind, body, and soul comes naturally.