About Us


Sparkling Voyages is a Canadian luxury tour operator specializing in upscale vacation packages that provide a different, one of a kind experience.

The company’s philosophy of continuous commitment to excellence is incorporated into every aspect of its operations. Strongly believing that a truly successful and relaxing vacation can significantly improve travelers’ emotional and physical well-being and help them look at the world from a positive perspective upon their return, Sparkling Voyages always goes an extra mile to make sure travelers get more than they expect. Away from crowds, hustles, traffic and sightseeing, the tour operator primarily offers relaxing beach packages that often include built-in amenities like champagne upon arrival or sunset sailing, private airport transfers to avoid waiting and hustles, and complimentary value-adding amenities.

What makes Sparkling Voyages great is first of all its devotion to work with your travel agent to wholly understand your travel preferences in order to provide the ultimate vacation experience. Our packages go outside the old-fashioned 7 or 14 days pre-made vacation concept, and not only offer various lengths of stay, but also several choices of flights and airlines, custom-made experiences and many other benefits.

Sparkling Voyages’ luxurious hotel offerings were carefully selected from thousands of four and five star hotels to offer only the most notable world-class accommodations based on travelers reviews and industry ratings. The tour operator is dedicated to perfecting the travel experiences in every way possible, and offers a highly personalized customer service, luxury amenities and great dedication to understanding travelers’ needs to provide the ideal vacation options accordingly. When asking for a quote for one of Sparkling Voyages’ vacation packages, be confident that the representative will ask your travel agent what you most anticipate from your next vacation as well as your travel preferences, in order to ensure that our holiday suggestions are most relevant for your travel needs.

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‘Sparkling’ Star Ratings:

Sparkling Voyages has extensively reviewed all up-scale properties, and has selected only luxury 5* and most notable 4* hotels from thousands of choices so that travelers would be confident in selecting a property that has been approved by the industry and other guests alike. While many hotels and tour operators give heightened rankings to some of the hotels to compare them to other budget options, Sparkling Voyages has its own system of grading so that only luxury properties are compared against each other

 – designated for those seeking the best of the best, these properties are top-notch, and offer the highest standards of service, amenities, facilities, dining and recreation options

or   – these high quality accommodations have been selected from thousands of other properties for their outstanding qualities, and they offer upscale dining, good quality accommodations, and a range of amenities, activities and facilities



 

RECENT PRESS RELEASES:

 

“St. Regis Bora Bora just one luxury resort available through Sparkling Voyages”

by Travel Week, p. 23-24,  January 16, 2014

Sparkling Voyages has an exclusive portfolio of resorts and strong relationships with suppliers who can arrange transfers, local flights, private chefs and nearly any other service, says the company’s Yuliya Antonov. “St. Regis Bora Bora Resort is an extraordinarily picturesque five-star resort that features some of the largest over-water villas in the South Pacific,” she says. “Pampering guests in luxury from the moment of arrival, all resort’s villas are very spacious and have breathtaking views.” The St. Regis Butler Service ensures that unique preferences are understood and addressed flawlessly, from a perfectly pressed suit to a last-minute gift for a loved one, she adds. Sparkling Voyages’ partner property, Namale Resort & Spa, is one of Fiji’s top all-inclusive award-winning resorts. “Here guests will find every opulent amenity at their fingertips, and have an opportunity to enjoy a unique combination of modern luxury and local ancient healing methods available at the Silver Sage award-winning spa, voted the best in Fiji year after year.” Finally, Motu Tetaraire Private Island is a beautiful and unspoiled private island found within the coral islets of French Polynesia’s Rangiroa Atoll. An experience like no other, a stay at Motu Teta “will be a splendid isolation and total adventure in an all-inclusive uncompromised luxury”, says Antonov. Business and first class flights can be added to land packages, and extra services such as private tours and transfers can be arranged upon request. For more information or for reservations call (416) 840-2588 or 1-866-266-8812 or visit sparklingvoyages.com.

 

“Sparkling Voyages offers a range of family-friendly accommodations in the Caribbean”

by Travel Week, p. 20, December 5, 2013

Canadian boutique tour operator Sparkling Voyages is highlighting a variety of multi-bedroom luxury villas in the Caribbean that are perfect for families. Available in St. Lucia, Dominican Republic, Antigua, Barbados, Jamaica and many more, these private villas double as a home away from home, featuring all the modern-day luxury amenities needed to keep families comfortable during their stay. For example, Sparkling Voyages’ partner property, Windjammer Landing Resort in St. Lucia, offers two- to four bedroom villas with private pools. Prices range from $560 per night plus 18% tax for a two-bedroom villa with a pool, to $1,885 per night plus 18% tax for a four-bedroom Estate Villa. Travellers can even add an all-inclusive plan. Also available is Half Moon Rose Hall in Jamaica, which takes villa rentals to a whole new level. Villas come with their own personal butler, cook and housekeeper, as well as a private swimming pool, outdoor areas, golf carts, spacious living room, ocean or garden views and many more luxury inclusions. For large families, the resort also offers seven-bedroom villas that accommodate up to 14 guests. For more information visit sparklinvoyages.com

 

“ Sparkling Voyages clients offered an array of villas”

by Travel Courier, p. 12, December 5, 2013

Sparkling Voyages has multi-bedroom villas and suites on many Caribbean islands, including Barbados, Anguilla, St. Barths and St. Lucia. In Barbados, Sparkling Voyages offers more than a dozen multi-bedroom choices, including the three-bedroom Sugar Bay 10 on the West Coast. The nightly price ranges from $520 to $765, including taxes (excluding the festive season). Royal Villas at Jamaica’s Half Moon Rose Hall Resort range from five to seven bedrooms. Each villa comes with its own personal butler, cook, housekeeper, and offers the likes of a private swimming pool, golf cart, and outdoor areas. The rate for a five-bedroom villa ranges from $1,395 to $2,850 including taxes (excluding the festive season). www.sparklingvoyages.com

 

“Book luxury accommodation in the Caribbean with Sparkling Voyages”

by Travel Week, p. 18-20, November 28

Canadian luxury tour operator Sparkling Voyages is showcasing its exclusive collection of ultra-luxe resorts in the Caribbean, all of which combine the laidback ambience of the islands with upscale amenities and service. The five-star Half Moon, A RockResort in Jamaica, for example, offers 197 guestrooms and suites plus 33 private four- to seven-bedroom villas. A four-night stay in a Superior Room starts at $745 per person for travel during the summer season and includes private airport transfers and a $150 resort credit. An all-inclusive meal plan can be added at a supplement. Also available is the four-star Cocobay Resort Antigua, an all-inclusive hideaway featuring only 59 private cottages and four plantation houses. Seafront cottages come equipped with private plunge pools, making Cocobay the ideal retreat for romantic getaways. The 4.5-star Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort in St. Lucia offers the utmost in private luxury. Featuring just 11 rooms, 59 villas and eight beachfront bungalows, the resort offers half-board and all-inclusive plans at a supplement. Four nights in the Sugar Mill Luxury Room with plunge pool, private patio, walled garden, personalized butler service and private roundtrip airport transfers start at $995 per person for the summer season. Not to be outdone is the five-star Hotel Christopher in St. Barts. A five-night stay starts at $1,430 per person in an Ocean Pool Room and includes daily breakfast and roundtrip airport transfers during the summer. For more information on these and other luxury offerings visit sparklingvoyages.com.

 

“Sparkling Voyages has resorts that will add some luster to a vacation”

by Travel Courier, p. 16, November 28, 2013

Sparkling Voyages has a collection of boutique luxury resorts in the Caribbean that are ideal for travellers looking for an intimate atmosphere. Among them is Half Moon, A RockResort in Jamaica that offers 197 guest rooms and suites and 33 four- to seven-bedroom villas. A four-night stay in a Superior Room starts from $745 p.p. for travel during summer with private airport transfers and $150 resort credit included. An all-inclusive meal plan could be added as a supplement. Another option is Cocobay Resort Antigua, an all-inclusive hideaway featuring 59 Caribbean cottages and four plantation houses. The resort offers seafront cottages with private plunge pools. www.sparklingvoyages.com

 

On Tour – Sparkling Voyages

by Travel Courier, p. 15, November 21, 2013

Sparkling Voyages has launched its 2014 “Luxury Vacations Defined” brochure, featuring a range of upscale hotel partners, custom itineraries and packages to a variety of exotic sun destinations, including the Maldives, South Pacific, Hawaii, Costa Rica, Belize, and the Caribbean. Primarily focusing on unique experiential travel, the 33-page brochure highlights a range of exclusive tailored travel itineraries. Agents can order the brochure by contacting the tour operator directly at 1-866-266-8812. or info@sparklingvoyages.com

 

“ Sparkling Voyages adds new luxury hotels to global portfolio”

by Travel Week, p. 26, October 24, 2013

Canadian tour operator Sparkling Voyages, which specializes in custom-designed vacation packages to sun destinations, has expanded its portfolio of upscale four- and five-star partner properties around the world. In beautiful Maldives, for example, the company has added Cocoa Island by COMO, an intimate and private luxury island resort that features 33 overwater suites inspired by local ‘dhoni’ boats. Clients on a budget can book a stay at the four-star Reethi Beach Resort, also boasting overwater villas and an option to add an all-inclusive meal plan. A seven-night all-inclusive stay in a water villa with roundtrip flights from Toronto and seaplane transfers is priced from $3,970 per person, including all taxes for travel between May 1, 2014 to July 15, 2014. Sparkling Voyages has also added several exclusive luxury properties in the Caribbean, including the islands of Aruba and Mustique. It is one of the few Canadian tour operators to offer the new The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba, opening on Nov. 22, 2013. Featuring 320 beautifully appointed rooms and suites, the hotel is expected to bring a new level of luxury to the island with a 13-treatment room spa, two swimming pools, four dining outlets and a 24-hour casino. Also new to the lineup is the five-star The Cotton House Resort on the renowned private island of Mustique, St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Originally built as an 18th-century coral warehouse and sugar mill, the property has been carefully restored to become an upscale resort with luxury amenities. Additional hotels and vacation packages are available in Bora Bora, Tahiti, Fiji, Belize, Costa Rica, Seychelles, Mauritius and more. For more information call 1-866-266-8812 or visit sparklinvoyages.com.

 

“Sparkling Voyages Tours Costa Rica, Belize Options”

by Travel Courier, p. 22, October 17, 2013

Sparkling Voyages offers options in Costa Rica and Belize, where travellers can stay at upscale lodges close to popular tours and attractions, private tours selected by travellers, private transfers, and other inclusions. The tour operator partners with upscale resorts, lodges, and villa-type properties in different areas of Costa and Belize. For example, Arenal Nayara Hotel & Gardens is a luxury boutique hotel near the Arenal Volcano. All of its free-standing bungalows have direct views of the volcano, secluded garden with an outdoor shower, and a terrace with a private, intimate Jacuzzi for two. While staying at Arenal, travellers are close to popular adventures, such as zip-lining and volcano tours, and can experience nature and tranquility, while enjoying luxury amenities. www.sparklingvoyages.com

 

“Sparkling Voyages suggest exotic alternatives for baby boomers”

by Travel Week, p. 28-29, October 3, 2013

Sparkling Voyages offers an exclusive collection of luxury sun destinations that are quickly gaining in popularity among wealthy baby boomers. As clients approach retirement age, many are becoming tired of the same old all-inclusives in the Caribbean and Mexico. As a welcome alternative, agents can suggest such exotic destinations as Fiji, Costa Rica, Hawaii, Belize and offbeat Caribbean islands like St. Bart’s and Anguilla. In terms of accommodation, the tour operator offers a wide choice of suitable options for mature travellers and multi-generational clients. From beach front bures in Fiji and luxury multi-island itineraries in Hawaii to upscale villas in St. Lucia, Antigua and Barbados, Sparkling Voyages can  accommodate all preferences and budgets. In addition, the company can arrange all the components of the itinerary, including arranging flight times and transfers. And as an added bonus for travel agents, they’ll receive 11% when booking the primary destinations of South Pacific, Hawaii, Maldives, Costa Rica, Belize, Mexico and more than 20 islands in the Caribbean. For more information call 1-866-266-8812 or visit sparklingvoyages.com.

 

“Sparkling Clients Can Save On Hawaii Visits”

by Travel Courier, p. 15-16, September 19, 2013

Sparkling Voyages offers five Hawaiian islands as part of its top luxury destination options. The company has luxury accommodations (including four- and five-star hotels, resorts and residences), business and first-class flights from many Canadian getaways, tours and excursions such as one-day getaway to a different island, and private transportation options, including luxury sedan and limousine transfers. Some resorts are offering free nights and value add-ons, such as food and beverage credits. www.sparklingvoyages.com

 

“Sparkling Voyages offers plenty of choice when it comes to accommodations”

by Travel Week, p. 26, September 19, 2013

You can never accuse Sparkling Voyages of not being diverse. The Toronto-based boutique tour operator offers a wide array of unique hotels and resorts around the world, from exotic destinations like Maldives and Belize to popular favourites like Costa Rica and Barbados. In the Caribbean, the tour operator offers villas in Barbados featuring private pools and up to five bedrooms, able to accommodate families of 10. The starting price for a five-bedroom villa is $1,385 per night, including taxes. Over in Antigua, the Blue Waters Antigua features one-, two- and three- bedroom beachfront villas that can also accommodate 10 guests. Some cottages even allow for private direct access to the ocean. For even more luxury, Hotel St Barth Isle de France is an ideal choice for guests in search of one- and two-bed-room suites or a three-bed villa. For long-haul clients in search of a slice of paradise, Sparkling Voyages has partnered with dozens of upscale four-and five-star resorts in Maldives and the South Pacific. The tour operator can arrange every component of their trip, from accommodations in over-water villas to seaplane transfers and optional meal plans. In Central and South America, upscale accommodations are available at Nayara Resort and Spa or The Springs Resort in Costa Rica, as well as Ka’ana Boutique Resort in Belize. The Peace Lodge in Costa Rica is of particular interest, located next to Poas National Park. Here, guests will live in luxury in the midst of jungle surroundings —rooms come with a fireplace, Jacuzzi tub and hammock. For more information visit sparklingvoyages.com.

 

“Sparkling Voyages Introduces September Agent Promotion”

by Travel Hot News, September 4, 2013

All travel agents who make a booking receive Preferred Agent Benefits!! For the month of September, Sparkling Voyages is celebrating its anniversary with a travel agent promotion.  For bookings made Sept. 3-30, the company is extending its Preferred Agent Program benefits to every travel professional who makes a booking. Some of Preferred Agent Program benefits include: Gift card valued $50 to $250 for any package booking, in addition to the standard commission of 11 per cent; priority agency listing on Sparkling Voyages website (to help get new clients); dedicated support plus greater extra-value amenities for guests, including welcome amenities and upgrades. The offer is applicable to all Sparkling Voyages destinations, including Hawaii, South Pacific, Costa Rica, Belize, Maldives, Caribbean, Mexico, and several other luxury sun destinations where they can offer upscale vacation packages, custom-made itineraries, multiple-destination getaways, accommodations, tours, private airport transfers, creative planning, and other services. Vacation package can be a combination of at least two travel components (i.e. accommodations, transfers, tours, excursions, and joint destination itineraries). Travel agents will receive gift cards either from Holt Renfrew or Zellers, the Bay or Home Outfitters, and gift card values are proportionate to total booking amounts. The gift cards will be sent only after final payments are received. The offer is not applicable to group bookings and files cannot duplicate. Please note: other restrictions apply. For more information contact 416-840-2588 or 1-866-266-8812 or email info@sparklingvoyages.com.

 

“Add Some Luster To That Caribbean Holliday”

by Travel Courier, p. 14, September 5, 2013

For travellers looking to pamper under the sun on islands such as Anguilla, St. Barths, Saint Lucia, Antigua, or St. Vincent, Sparkling Voyages has hundreds of four – and five-star property options on more than 20 Caribbean islands. For instance, on Anguilla, Sparkling Voyages can arrange flights, private airport transfers and stays at its partner properties – upscale Cap Juluca and Viceroy Anguilla, featuring a variety of room categories, including multi-bedroom suites. Choices on Saint Lucia include Windjammer Landing, featuring villas with private pools and luxurious five-star hotels, such as Viceroy Sugar Beach Resort. www.sparklingvoyages.com