Authentic, honest reviews, since 1979

For over 40 years, our editors have traveled the globe incognito to discover exceptional hideaways and experiences for Andrew Harper members.

“The idea for this newsletter back in 1979 — to share information about peaceful and unspoiled sanctuaries with a limited and compatible group of sophisticated travelers — remains at the core of its identity today.”
“This hotel is an oasis of calm in the populous swirl that is Istanbul.”
“Feeling thoroughly relaxed, I strolled the resort's trails as the sun set behind the Aegean.”

Hideaway Report

Yes to Turkey

Despite the recent earthquakes, we encourage travelers to consider Turkey, where we spent 12 wonderful days and reviewed several hotels.

Ireland Coast to Coast

From Ashford Castle to Dublin

On this 10-day itinerary, you’ll stay at a beautifully restored castle, indulge in fine meals, revel in the glorious scenery and happily wander the streets of Dublin.

Our editor followed this easily replicable itinerary that starts on Ireland’s beautiful west coast, down to the south, up to Dublin and then along the coast aboard Ireland’s first luxury train.
This Spanish Colonial Hacienda-inspired enclave in the heart of Rancho Santa Fe offers 49 luxuriously appointed guest casitas with patios and fireplaces and three opulent private residences, all of which provide the perfect backdrop for your next weekend escape or extended family gathering.

Rancho Valencia

Rancho Santa Fe, California

Book your stay now through the end of 2023 and enjoy a complimentary one-category room upgrade at the time of booking.