We know travel is off the cards for the foreseeable future, but thanks to a bunch of virtual experiences you can still dial up the wanderlust from home. There’s just one part still missing—the luxury accommodation that comes with a holiday.
Fortunately, with a few handy items, you can transform your digs into the hotel room you’ve been dreaming of. Here’s how you can bliss out at home.
Bed Threads 100% Flax Linen Sheet Set In Sage
Price: $250 - $340
The easiest way to take your room from dull to five-star is with the sheets and they don’t get much better than this buttery soft, 100% French flax linen set. Ditch clinical white and opt for this stylish shade of sage.
MAYDE Valla Throw
Hotel rooms are meant to be little havens of comfort, so dial up the snuggle factor with this cosy throw. It’s perfect for wrapping yourself up in a cocoon and throwing on a movie.
Maison Louis Marie No. 02 Le Long Fond Candle
Nothing says luxury like the heavenly smell of a candle. We can’t get enough of this Maison Louis Marie number. You’ll bliss out to scents of cedarwood, patchouli, amber and white musk—it sounds like a five-star smell.
Bed Threads 100% French Flax Linen Robe And Slip In Rust
Robe Price: $100
Slip Price: $80
It’s not a holiday unless you spend 70% of your time in nothing but a robe. Fortunately, there are some seriously chic designs out there, so nice in fact, we’d absolutely rock this robe and slip set on the street when lockdown is over.
SHHH SILK Tie Dye Eye Mask Set
To complete your hotel room uniform, you have to top it off with an eye mask so you have an epic night’s sleep. Made with 100% Momme Mulberry silk, the tie dye print makes it a little bit more fun. Even better, it comes with a matching scrunchie, so you can pull your hair back while you do your at home facial…
NET-A-PORTER BEAUTY The At-Home Facialist Kit
Let’s be honest a holiday is all about treating yo’self, so if you’re really going to embrace that hotel room vibe, it’s time to book yourself in for a pamper sesh. This kit features luxe serums, toners and even a rose quartz eye roller that will ensure you have a relaxing spa experience at home. And because it’s from NET-A-PORTER, you know the swag is made up of top-notch brands.
Aceology Frose Infusion Gel Mask 4 Pack
If you’re after something a little lower maintenance but also want your mug to have that ‘I just went to the hotel spa’ look then slap on one of these nutrient-rich masks asap.
Ultimate Ears UE WONDERBOOM 2 Speaker
A great hotel room will have all the mod cons, so a boombox—where you can blast Lizzo from—is essential. We’re just a little bit in love with this colourful Bluetooth WONDERBOOM speaker. The shade is called unicorn, so this one is a no-brainer.
The Everleigh Bottling Co. Two Of A Kind Negroni Cocktail & Glasses Set
Hotel room vibes = mini bar. Create your own with this handy little set from The Everleigh Bottling Co. The kit comes with two cut-glass tumblers and bottled Negroni, ready for you to splash over some ice and sip in your comfy new armchair. Not a Negroni fan? They also make a mean Martini, Manhattan and Old-Fashioned.
KOKO BLACK Chocolatier's Selection Gift Box 16 Piece
I mean, did you even stay in a hotel if there isn’t a little sweet treat waiting for you on your pillow? And since it’s your hotel, we say you go all out with this Chocolatier's Selection box from Melbourne company KOKO BLACK. The drool-worthy box is filled with treats like pralines, caramelised coconut and dark salted caramel. Holiday or not, you deserve this.
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Image Credit: KOKO BLACK, Bed Threads,NET-A-PORTER, SHHH SILK, The Everleigh Bottling Co., Maison Louis Marie, Aceology, MAYDE