Wine Pursuits with Small Luxury Hotels and Frozen Lime Asia


Frozen Lime Asia discovers hotels with delightful wine collections and even better, bars with their very own curated wine-cellars.

Paradise Cove Mauritius

Comfortably tucked away in the lobby of Paradise Cove Mauritius, find yourself lost in the all day "Rum Gallery", which offers the finest rum in the region and in the world. Speak to the friendly bar staff and discover the history and origins of rum in Mauritius. 

For wine lovers, explore Paradise Cove's S'Cellar, a  splendid wine cellar of Southern Hemisphere wines: New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, Argentina and Chile. Not too sure what to get? Fret not as the maître' d will be there to recommend one to suit your palate. If a tall and cool glass of cocktail is your preferred choice, move over to the chic S.T.A.Y Bar. Enjoy its signature cocktail "Yipi Yeay", which consists of Rum, Lime, Pink Grapefruit and Kirsh and take in the sunset while being serenaded by live unplugged music at the piano bar. 

Paradise Cove Mauritius is situated on the north coast at Anse la Raie and it is an exquisite property for relaxing days and romantic memories. 

Twinpalms Phuket

A tranquil and secluded escape closer to home, Twinpalms Phuket Resort is a stylish resort by Argentine designer Martin Palleros. Set in a palm garden centered round its dreamy lagoon pool, guests are also spoilt for choice with its selection of restaurants, bars and beach club topped with stellar service and attention to detail. 

The jewel of the resort - the Wine Room, is an opulent venue with floor-to-ceiling windows housing over 3,000 bottles of wine from over 100 labels. Winner of the Wine Spectator Award for Excellence for 3 consecutive years from 2006 to 2008, the Wine Room seats 20 in an intimate and exclusive ambience. If you're looking to have that glass of wine elsewhere, the resort's other food and beverage outlets do not disappoint. Choose from Thai, Contemporary, Western, Oriental and International dishes to pair your wine with or simply enjoy a killer martini and cocktails at the open-plan martini bar while grooving to the DJ's cool playlist. 

Twinpalms Phuket, a totally unhurried and chilled-out resort where the only energy you need to expend is lying by the pool or sitting on a stretch of golden tropical sand with a tall cool drink of your choice. 

Baros Maldives  

Presenting Baros Maldives, the 2017 winner of the Small Luxury Hotels 'Resort of the Year'. The beautiful property sits on a small private island in the middle of the Indian ocean, a piece of Eden overlooking a glistening blue lagoon.   

Amble along the beach on powder-soft sand underfoot to the cozy Sails Bar. A hangout spot with an astonishing array of exotic cocktails and spirits to choose from. Visit the Lighthouse Lounge with its iconic canvas roof and deck resembling a ship about to set sail. It is here where brilliant sunsets and gentle breezes cap the Maldivian experience, complete with the finest wines, cocktails and canapes. When night falls, descend to the Lighthouse Restaurant downstairs for an intimate dinner under the stars and where the resident sommelier is on hand to recommend perfect pairings for your meal. 

Baros Maldives - exclusive and unspoilt island retreat, one of Maldive's original resorts. 

Come with us and make a toast to epic sunsets and fine wines!