The sprawling pool at Naman Retreat in Vietnam.
Renaissance New York Midtown Hotel's lobby bar.
A guest room in Renaissance New York Midtown Hotel.
The Ritz Paris' revamped Grand Jardin.
The restored landmark facade of the Ritz Paris.
A guest room in Renaissance New York Midtown Hotel.
The Ritz Paris' revamped Grand Jardin.
The restored landmark facade of the Ritz Paris.

Indulgences: Travel

Fall getaways

TROPICAL GETAWAY  Located near the Vietnamese port of Da Nang, Naman Retreat hosts guests in modern villas, some of which are clustered around an expansive pool. A full spa and on-site tai chi and yoga foster a relaxed vibe; the resort is a perfect jumping-off point to My Son Sanctuary and Marble Mountains, both World Heritage sites. From $250. namanretreat.com

NEW YORK STATE OF MIND  Designed by Jeffrey Beers International, the Renaissance New York Midtown Hotel blends urban glam with industrial style, as shown in its lobby bar and guest rooms. From its digital concierge to an interactive entrance wall, technology is one of the hallmarks of this 348-room Garment District hotel. Rates from $499. renhotels.com

A STAR IS REBORN  The legendary Ritz Paris has reopened with much fanfare following a four-year renovation by the New York design firm Thierry W. Despont. The makeover preserved the property’s landmark façade and revamped the Grand Jardin. Inside, everything from the luxurious pool to Bar Hemingway has been painstakingly restored in period style. Rates from $1,345. ritzparis.com