The Anam is a Colonial inspired beach front resort located in the Northern Cam Ranh Peninsula of Vietnam.
Get ready to indulge in paradise, The Anam recently opened its doors this year, boosting 117-villas and 96 rooms paired with stunning beach front views, The Anam is everyone’s vacation dream. The resort has 10 exclusive spa treatment rooms for total relaxation and a 3D movie theatre. With warm tropical breezes, swaying palms, and the ocean literally at the doorstep, The Anam’s signature designed villas, nestle harmoniously into the surrounds. It is as close to paradise as one can find.
The Anam is located on Northern Cam Ranh Peninsula, just 20 minutes from Cam Ranh International Airport, and 30 minutes from Nha Trang city, one of Vietnam’s iconic beach destinations. It is easily accessible by road, rail or air, just an hours flight from Ho Chi Minh City and an hour and a half from the capital, Hanoi. The resort boasts over 300 meters of absolute beach frontage on one of the world’s most beautiful bays. There are stunning views across the ocean and its islands to the east and the rugged jungle clad mountains to the west.
With design and architecture that pays homage to both the colonial-era and age-old Vietnamese aesthetics, the independently owned and operated Anam is a destination now emerging as a high-end alternative to nearby Nha Trang.
“There isn’t a more desirable place to be on the water in Vietnam,” said founder and chairman Pham Van Hien. “When I first discovered the land five years ago, I was struck by its breathtaking beauty and serenity, beginning an ambitious dream that has come to fruition in The Anam.”
GUEST VILLAS, ROOMS AND SUITES
The 117 villas and 96 rooms and suites afford unencumbered views of the ocean, towering headlands, lush gardens and the resort’s unusually compelling swimming and decorative pools Ranging in size from 50 square meters to a palatial 267 square meters, The Anam’s accommodations are strategically dispersed across the 12-hectare property.
Twenty-seven villas have separate living rooms and their own private swimming pools with sunbeds. Inland from the villas, the resort’s hotel building called The Anam Deluxe Collection looms off elevated ground, offering up sweeping views of the sea from many of the building’s 96 rooms and suites.
Three distinct restaurants and two bars lure diners from venues casual enough for finger food and refined enough for a baby grand piano.
At the resort’s all-day dining restaurant, The Indochine, the terraces overlook one of the resort’s three swimming pools and its extensive menu offers delectable contemporary Vietnamese, Asian and Western dishes.
The Indochine Grill, specialises in European fine dining with a strong focus on classical French fare, complemented by a world-class wine selection.
The Beach Club perches upon some of The Anam’s most inspiring ground. The chefs serve up a mix of Vietnamese, Asian and Western dishes including salads, sandwiches, finger foods and pizza, complemented by a variety of cocktails.
Opposite The Indochine, Saigon Bar features an outdoor terrace and a stylish interior hung with striking black and white photography by renowned Vietnamese photographer Mai Loc. In addition to its a la carte menu, the bar offers afternoon tea, happy hour cocktails, and wine and champagne by the glass to a backdrop of live music.
SPA & WELLNESS
The Sri Mara Spa comprises 10 treatment rooms, including four VIP rooms designed for couples, each equipped with two massage beds, a steam room, sauna and outdoor granite Jacuzzi, as well as four couples rooms and two single rooms.
Set on 400 square metres of picturesque hillside right next to the Sri Mara Spa, two Private Pool Villas feature exclusive spa therapy areas with a steam room and sunken granite Jacuzzi, enabling indulgence in a spa journey without leaving the comfort of the villa
Balinese treatments highlight a spa menu anchored by tea-inspired Paris-based THÉMAÉ products, renowned for their sublime textures and antioxidant and regeneration properties. The ‘Tropical Detox and Slimming’ journey is one of the spa’s four signature packages, comprising a body massage that enhances blood circulation, salt glow exfoliation, a fresh coffee and orange extract body wrap, and steam and sauna treatments to drain toxins.
Photos: The Anam