We offer full-service, custom travel planning with discretion and ease.

  • Hotel & Resort credit for qualifying dining, spa, and activities
  • Early check-in, Room upgrade, Late check-out if available at select resorts
  • Certified travel experts
  • No phone prompts or call centers
  • No added fees
  • Exclusive, personalized customer service
  • Special benefits with our featured partners
  • Virtuoso member
  • Cruises with more benefits and amenities
  • Perfect for couples, families and groups


We are experts in luxury travel consulting. No trip is too exotic, too remote, or too complex for us. We have relationships with nearly every luxury brand imaginable, so that we can provide you with superior rates, benefits, and service during your vacation. We take the stress out of planning by eliminating uncertainty. Our experts hand select each element of your vacation from start to finish, designing a vacation unique to your tastes, preferences, and goals. 

Your dream vacation is just around the corner. Let us guide you to the perfect getaway.

ZEN is knowing we ask the right questions, book the right rooms in the right hotels for the right vacations, and deliver a beautifully crafted, stress-free luxury vacation experience that is custom fit for you every time. We take the endless research and agonizing decision off your plate. No need to scour websites and reviews for the perfect fit. ZEN is having complete and absolute peace of mind during the planning process and on your vacation.



After thriving as a top consultant for American Express Travel, Hillary Harpster founded ZEN Luxury Travel to give more personalized attention to her valued clients. Her strong passion for travel led her to over 50 countries. She lived in Germany and worked in Jerusalem and Washington DC, gaining a wealth of knowledge about these destinations. 

She specializes in luxury cruises, tours, and FITs. She has a degree in International Studies from Pepperdine University and is an alumna of Kappa Kappa Gamma. She serves as Registrar for her DAR chapter, is an active member of Junior League, and sits on the board of Native Health News Alliance.

Hillary’s practice of meditation inspired the company name and philosophy - free yourself from suffering while we plan your extraordinary journeys.