Located off the southern coast of Vietnam, just a 45-minute flight from Ho Chi Minh City, it is untouched by the rapid development of the mainland. Con Dao archipelago remains a pristine gem. The island life is as tranquil as the surrounding water. Comprising 16 mostly uninhabited islands and islets, this is an ideal destination for those who expect ultimate serenity and seclusion. Six Senses CON DAO has turned this island into a charming paradise that enchants a number of travelers from around the world. Thanks to its scenic nature, diverse marine life and pristine beaches, Con Dao islands have recently become Forbes’s first choice amongst the 10 most beautiful beach destinations in the country.
Six Senses properties share a leadership commitment to community, sustainability, wellness and design, infused with a touch of quirkiness. Whether an exquisite island resort, mountain retreat or urban hotel, the enduring purpose is to help people reconnect with themselves, others and the world around them.
Six Senses Residences provides the best life has to offer. From beautifully-appointed villas on the beach, rustic chalets in the mountains and spacious urban hideaways, Six Senses features a variety of residential choices in standalone buildings or attached to a resort or hotel. No matter the location, the promise remains the same and the commitment to create a community where every day revolves around learning and growing, great food and drink, innovative wellness programming, sustainable living – all mixed in with a lot fun.
Imagine losing yourself in Con Dao’s nature while hiking through the rain forest. Try to spot the endemic animal species such as Giant Black Squirrel, Macaque and the Curved-toe Gecko and listen to the multitude of birdsong and chatter of wildlife. What a moment to remember! Apart from a striking nature, the island rewards travelers with some of the most beautiful and idyllic beaches in Vietnam. Con Dao islands are well-known for soft sandy beaches, clear alluring water with shades ranging from light turquoise to deep blue, and healthy coral reefs. Six Senses CON DAO ISLAND will offer you one thing for sure : the beaches here will never be crowded.
The well-preserved condition and the absolute seclusion make this hidden gem stand out from other nine popular spots in the list. The lesser-known element now becomes the island’s advantage as it arouses the curiosity in travelers who want to discover one of the very few untouched paradises left in Asia. This might also be the reason why Con Dao archipelago has won the top-pick by Forbes Magazine.
While staying at Six Senses CON DAO don’t hesitate to take a speed boat to Bay Canh or Cau islands to discover the underwater life surrounding Vietnam’s premier marine protected area, where you will see some of the documented 1,493 species of underwater life and the best coral formations of the country.
The beauty of Dat Doc beach where the one and only five-star resort of the archipelago located, is truly unparalleled. Flanked by dramatic Lo Voi mountain and darkly green forested surroundings, Six Senses Con Dao features unspoiled natural scenery. The secluded property prides itself on an unsurpassed sense of privacy, making it a perfect place for a private island retreat. 50 Villas and Residences are set along 1.6 kms of coastline, and echo the visual cues of a traditional fishing village while offering a modern, contemporary flair. The resort offers options of three and four bedrooms that are suitable for family or group travelers, Six Senses Con Dao’s Residences feature a real sense of home-away-from-home while presenting an ultimate standard of luxury. The resort also sits beside a turtle hatchery, where guests can marvel at their releases. Six Senses Con Dao has become a symbol of Vietnam’s preservation of its most precious destinations.