Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
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Ellerman House - Fine art gallery in a boutique hotel in Cape Town
Located in Cape Town, South Africa, The Ellerman House is a boutique hotel that is home to just 11 rooms, 2 suites and 2 three-bedroom Villas. Perched on the cliffside of Africa’s majestic Lion’s Head mountain, this masterpiece of a mansion offers unreal views of the Atlantic and spectacular accommodations. ...
Accomodation types: Art   Luxury
The Henry - Autograph Collection
The Henry  
The Marriot chain of hotels is known for its luxurious accommodations, wide array of services, and extraordinary hospitality. The Henry Hotel, part of Marriot’s Autograph Collection, is situated in a prime locale of Dearborn, Michigan. The hotel focuses on providing a beautifully modern facility and excellent customer service for all ...
Accomodation types: Art   Luxury
Location: Dearborn  USA  North America
McMenamins Crystal Hotel - Entertain me!
Crystal Hotel
The last century of songs and performances at the Crystal Ballroom have provided the inspiration for each of the 51 exquisite suites available at the McMenamins Crystal Hotel. Each of the suites is characterized by richly hued walls, black velvet drapery, colorful panels and headboards as accents and animal print ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design   Heritage
Location: Portland  USA  North America
Hotel EnFrente Arte
If you want something Bohemian in spirit, the Hotel EnFrente Arte is an artsy delight. This hotel offers some truly unique décor and historical architecture. It is set on the oldest paved street of Ronda and surrounded by historic sites. Inside, you can expect to have the atmosphere of an ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design
Location: Ronda  Spain  West Europe
Hôtel Droog
Whether you are visiting Amsterdam for business or pleasure, or perhaps a mix of both, one of the most unique hotel experiences to be had is at the Hôtel Droog. It is located in the heart of the historical center of the city and what makes it truly interesting is ...
Accomodation types: Art   Concept   Design
Hotel Not Hotel
Not Hotel
It’s certainly easy to remember the name and with a central Amsterdam location, it’s also easy to find. What really stands out though is the hotel’s commitment to arts. The rooms themselves are designed as artworks, with creative input by the Collaboration-O which was founded at the Eindhoven Design Academy. ...
Accomodation types: Art   Concept   Design
Le Château D'orfeuillette
Located in Gevaudan - an area of France with a long history going back to Roman times - Château d'Orfeuillette is traditional châteaux. Renovated in 2010 you will find the interior contemporary and charming. Like any of the furniture? Well you can buy it. Yes, it’s all for sale here, ...
Accomodation types: Art   Chateau   Luxury
21c Museum Hotel Bentonville
*The artiest with the most iest* In 2011, the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art opened. It is the first large American art museum opened since 1974 and is the project of a Walmart heiress who spent a number of years amassing a collection of fine art and arranging it ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design   Museum
Dotonbori Hotel Osaka
*Facial recognition* Located in the bustling town of Osaka, Japan this hotel is near to all the town’s popular destinations and has plenty of modern conveniences. The unique entrance is worth a second glance: four pillars each with a massive face of Easter Island proportions carved into them. The faces ...
Accomodation types: Art
Location: Osaka  Japan  East Asia
Rogner Bad Blumau
Rogner Bad  
*Bonkers Design Hotel* You can find the Blumau Hotel in the clear green hillsides of South-Eastern Austria. It is a unique wellness and design hotel. Some blogs have dubbed it “the world’s largest habitable work of art”. Designed by Austria’s most famous contemporary artist, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, the Blumau Hotel was ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design   Spa
Atelier Sul Mare
Sul Mare
*Cutting-edge culture in Italy* No-one goes to galleries to view art these days. In fact, everyone who takes art and design seriously knows that to truly appreciate art you have to live with it. But even if we can afford the best art, we can only choose to live with ...
Accomodation types: Art   Beach
Daddy Long Legs Art Hotel
Long Legs
Daddy Long Legs is a traveler’s lodge that celebrates the creative spirit. Each one of its rooms was given to an artist, poet or photographer who was allowed a free reign to design and decorate the space as they liked. Check out the results in these amazing photos. Owners, Jody ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design
Hostel Art Factory
Art Factory
*Funky hostel with its own gallery* This hostel in Buenos Aires has its own art gallery. Set in an old colonial building located in San Telmo – the art district of the city – the hostel has a funky, mellow vibe while exposing you to creativity of the local art ...
Accomodation types: Art   Hostel
Antik Zeytin Hotel
Antik Zeytin  
*Sea breeze and olives* This hotel loves nature. They like to make olive oil from their own trees - in fact; you can get involved and learn the ancient art of extracting the rejuvenating and delicious oil yourself. Then you can bake your own bread using the special herbs that ...
Accomodation types: Art   Eco   Nature
Location: Bodrum  Turkey  Middle East
Abitart Hotel
*Contemporary Art Hotel in Rome* Very stylish art hotel in Rome. Located halfway between the Ostiense and Testaccio neighbourhoods near to traditional restaurants, shops and bars abuzz with clientele. Every lamp, application and decoration is a unique design piece created by a contemporary Roman artist. Unique and expressive artworks transform ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design
Location: Rome  Italy  West Europe
Artist Residence Brighton
Artist Residence  
Brighton is one of Britain’s coolest towns where a combination of wealth, music and fringe culture merges to create a colorful melee. The Art Hotel is at the centre of all that. Whether you want to hang out with the vegans, dance with the gays or nod with the Hip ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design
The Proposal Zürich
The Proposal  
*There’s unique hotels and then there’s The Proposal* I really want to stay here. I mean, who wouldn’t want to spend the night in a house that is full of a huge inflatable fatman? I’m staying here invites a sensation that hits the sweet spot somewhere between amusement and confusion. ...
Accomodation types: Art   Car   Concept
Wanderlust Hotel
These days tourists are looking for a more “authentic” experience. To cater for such types, entrepreneurs are setting up boutique hotels in the grungier and less well-known areas of famous cities. Take the Wanderlust Hotel for instance. It’s located in a converted schoolhouse in Singapore’s Little India district: a hodge-podge ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design
Arte Luise Kunsthotel
Arte Luise  
*One of the coolest galleries in the world…which room would you like?* There’s only one place to be in Europe if you want cutting edge art - Berlin. Artists from all over the world come here to open galleries, boutiques or, in the case of Art Luise, a hotel. The ...
Accomodation types: Art
Location: Berlin  Germany  West Europe
Dunant Hotel - The First 0 Star Hotel
Dunant Hotel  
If you were to tell me that you are going to stay in a “0 star hotel” I might wonder if you are planning to sleep in a ditch. But I would be very ill-informed. The Dunant Hotel has chosen to bill itself as “0 star” to reflect its philosophy ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design
Hotel Silken Puerta América Madrid – Freedom and Inspiration
Hotel Silken  
Puerta América Madrid
This is one of the most ambitious design hotels in the world. Why have one or two prize-winning architects when you can have 19? Creative freedom is the ethos of the hotel which cost an estimated 75million Euro to finance. Each architect was given a free reign over one floor ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design   Luxury
Location: Madrid  Spain  West Europe
La Balade des Gnomes – Magical Nights, Crazy Days
La Balade  
des Gnomes
Architect, Mr Noel, built and operates La Balade des Gnomes – an unusual hotel with 10 crazy rooms guaranteed to captivate the imagination. In fact, the motto of the hotel is “all that you can imagine is real”. It is located near Durbuy in Belgium which is a tiny 17th ...
Accomodation types: Art   Tree
Location: Durbuy  Belgium  West Europe