Guests want to be wowed when they visit any resort or hotel complex - cutting-edge entertainment is essential. Is it possible for outdoor cinemas to take resort entertainment to the next level? Here are twelve resorts which have captured the magic of the big screen and designed stunning outdoor cinemas to bring technology and illustrious settings together.
Think romantic, soft lighting, dreamy colours, and a cool breeze - this outdoor cinema has it all. You can pick the perfect spot, get comfortable on your plush luxury outdoor bean bag and stay as long as you want - cocktails, drinks and other requests are included. Enjoy a spot of luxury and watch a great movie on the big screen...we don't blame you if you get distracted by that stunning view, though.
Six Senses, Samui
Credit: Six Senses Surrounded by luscious foliage and candlelight, guests can indulge in an old classic or favourite film on this perfect-sized screen. Bask in front of a movie after a long day in the sun or rest tired feet after sightseeing. The layout gives a sense of privacy, making this cinema perfect for small gatherings of family and friends. Waiting staff are on hand to provide food and drink and make sure you are comfortable.
Credit: Hansar Samui Complete with a dazzling backdrop of rolling hills and lights from distant places, there's something distinctly magical about the outdoor cinema at Hansar. Watch life unfold around you as you relax in front of the silver screen with a cold drink and snacks to suit your taste. Spacious and private, this is a great setting for couples or small groups of friends.
Credit: The Urban List What better way to chill out after a long day in the sun than in front of a big screen on a bustling beach? Pitch up with your beach towel, lounger or bean bag and soak up the atmosphere before the sunsets. You can pick any spot along the beach, and the venue is child-friendly. You can also take your own snacks and water with you. This is a great venue for large summer gatherings and get-togethers.
Credit: Soneva Fushi Fully catered with fresh local food and surrounded by beautiful lantern and starlight, the outdoor cinema at Soneva Fushi is a highlight of the Maldives. Lie back and relax and enjoy complimentary popcorn and drinks for guests. If you want, waiters can arrange for cocktails and other stronger beverages as well. Choose from an impressive selection of movies, and soak up a stunning night in the Maldives surrounded by palm trees, a cool breeze, and lapping waves.
Credit: Six Senses Surrounded by sprawling mountains, candlelit palm trees, and a beautiful skyline, the cinema experience at Six Senses Zighy Bay is the perfect end to a fantastic day. This is perfect for small groups and romantic holidays, with a great skyline and soft lighting. Savour the balmy breeze, put your feet up and enjoy gourmet popcorn, ice cream and drinks to go with a classic moonlit movie.
Credit: Soneva Kiri Savour the tranquil beauty of a moonlit lagoon and a classic movie at the Soneva Kiri resort. Surrounded by tropical greenery, you feel like you are in your own private paradise. Staff are on hand to provide gourmet popcorn, sweet treats, comfort nibbles and creative cocktails to make sure you have the best experience possible.
Credit: Constance Hotels With more than 100 films to choose from in a number of genres, all film enthusiasts are sure to find something to suit their tastes here. Settle down on a beanbag, get comfortable and savour the open, vast paradise sprawling around you. This beanbag cinema is great for a romantic evening or a get together with a small group of friends. Waiting staff are on hand to provide wine, popcorn, gifts, ice cream and other treats.
Credit: EDITION Hotels Glamour, luxury, elegance - these are perfect words to describe the beautiful outdoor cinema arrangement at EDITION Hotels Miami. Tropicale's Sand Box is exclusive to members of the Guest and Beach Club. Waiters and staff are only too happy to provide drinks and food to ensure you have a great experience. The private, tranquil setting is perfect for friends, family, and couples.
Las Ventanas, Los Cabos, Mexico
Credit: Las Ventanas There is nothing much more unique than a dine-and-dive experience. At the Las Ventanas resort, guests can expect stunning food and a dip in the pool followed by a movie to while away the twilight hours. With an ocean view, soft lighting and open horizons, you will feel miles away. Enjoy the sweet, balmy breeze and savour Mexico in the best possible way.
Credit: Kasbah Tamadot Nestled within the Atlas Mountains, this Moroccan resort features Moroccan-inspired films sure to complement your experience. Waiting staff are on hand to provide assistance and ensure you have sufficient food and beverages. With sparkling drinks, candlelight and comfortable, plush seating, embrace the vibrant nightlife that is Morocco with this stunning outdoor cinema. Musha Cay, The Islands of Copperfield Bay Credit: Musha Cay In one of the most luxurious and remote places in the world, this outdoor cinema is something of an otherworldly experience. Relax over loungers flanked by torchlight with powdery sand at your feet and enjoy this large screen entertainment offering. Quiet and unobtrusive, this stretch of islands caters to even the pickiest of travellers - where better to unwind at the end of a day with a cool drink in hand? What do all of these luxury outdoor cinemas have in common? They manage to provide modern entertainment mixed with stunning natural surroundings and tranquility. How better to spend a night on holiday than in the open air, surrounded by uninhibited starlight, watching a movie with loved ones? Want to create your own luxury entertainment experience? Browse our range of plush, comfortable beanbags designed for outdoor cinemas and add a touch of glamour to your own home, garden or business. You can also learn how to host a movie night at home.