Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
Beach Hotels
Rayavadee Resort Krabi
'14dec22
Rayavadee  
Krabi
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Arrive by speedboat to this resort that is surrounded by sandy beaches and verdant jungle. The Rayavadee Resort is in Thailand, and specifically, in the middle of the Phranang Peninsular near Krabi Marine National Park. This allows for tropical garden scenery, as well as jungles, cliffs and the Andaman Sea. ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Jungle   Luxury   Nature
The Pretty Beach House
'14dec3
The Pretty  
Beach House
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The Pretty Beach House looks downright magical, and maybe with good reason, since it’s placed against the backdrop of ancient angophoras, the Brisbane Waters, and the amazing scenery of the Bouddi National Park. It’s a beachside location and not too far a drive from Sydney. Meals and alcoholic drinks are ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury
Le Méridien Bora Bora
'14nov25
Le Méridien  
Bora Bora
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Le Meridien in Bora Bora, a contemporary resort set on an islet and lagoon, offers some wonderful scenery and modern amenities, such as a large glass floor that lets you see the lagoon and the underwater life, as well as bungalows and villas filled with modern facilities and comforts. The ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
One&Only Reethi Rah
'14nov20
Reethi  
Rah
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The Reethi Rah – Maldives is a luxurious but nature-friendly choice for travelers with exquisite tastes. Set against the illustrious beauty of the Maldives, you can enjoy beach verandas, private swimming pools, over-water decks and stone soaking baths for two. Luxuries are all modern despite the island paradise appearance. In ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
Casa No Félix
'14nov4
Casa  
No Félix
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Located just fifteen kilometers from the surfing paradise town of Ubatuba, in the state of Sao Paulo, Casa no Felix offers four gorgeous suites on Felix Beach. Whether your passion is beach-combing, surfing or communing with nature, you’ll be living in style while overlooking the magnificent, unspoiled coastline of St. ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Jungle   Nature
Jumeirah Dhevanafushi
'14nov3
Jumeirah  
Dhevanafushi
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Have you ever wanted to dine on the ocean? Short of magic, the Jumeirah Dhevanafushi Hotel may be the closest and safest way to do just that. The Jumeirah Dhevanafushi hotel has been called the Secret Hideaway in the Indian Ocean, and encompasses two islands with lush amenities. The crystal ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury   Spa
Nay Palad Hideaway
'14oct15
Nay Palad  
Hideaway
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*Secluded Filipino Resort* Nay Palad Hideaway is a luxury resort located on Siargao Island in the southern Philippines. The property is peppered with nine cabanas by top designers, Jean-Marie Massaud and Daniel Pouzet. Relax there or in the outdoor living room and admire the natural surroundings – the ancient mangrove ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury   Nature
Rosewood Mayakoba
'14oct1
Rosewood  
Mayakoba
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*Kinich Ahau would be proud* This resort was opened in 2008 and is located along a tusk of white sand on Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Its eco-design blends with the environment but still offers luxurious suites, pools and sundecks. The resort has so married the needs of the environment with that ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Design   Luxury
Pangkor Laut Resort
'14sep29
Pangkor Laut  
Resort
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*Unobtrusive resort in a jungle paradise* Pangkor Laut is a private island just off the Malaysian cost. It is 300 acres in size and most of it is pristine forest. The buildings of the resort have been woven into the verdant hillside creating a tranquil atmosphere. There are various kinds ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury
Hotel du Cap Eden Roc
'14sep4
Hotel du Cap  
Eden Roc
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*An exquisite property* This amazing Napoleon III building is situated 15 minutes from Cannes in 22 acres of private parkland. Built in 1870 it was originally intended to serve as a writer’s retreat but that didn’t work out and the property became a luxury hotel that still attracted famous writers ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Chateau   Luxury
Location: Antibes  France  West Europe
Majahuitas Resort
'14apr7
Majahuitas  
Resort
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*Famously no frills eco-resort* Set in the sleepy town of Chacala (which means “where the shrimp are” in the native tongue) this resort is located in a secret cove only accessible by boat. There is no wifi or television and the little electricity needed is produced from solar panels. There ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Eco   Nature
Hotel Boca Chica
'14mar6
Hotel  
Boca Chica
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*The return of glamour* Acapulco, Mexico, in the 1950s was a glamorous haven for rich dudes with grey-haired chests and beauties in white bikinis. But recently some people have said it is in decline. Lucky, then, that Hotel Boca Chica has arrived on the scene. Located in a vintage Acapulco ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Design
Banyan Tree Seychelles
'14jan21
Banyan Tree  
Seychelles
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*Indian Ocean Sparklefest* Located in a lavish hideaway on Mahe Island – the largest and most jungle-strewn island in the Seychelles – the Banyan Tree consists of 47 villas built along the beach or set in lush tropical vegetation. Your villa is decorated using locally sourced materials in the traditional ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury   Nature
Location: Takamaka  Seychelles  Africa
Sri Panwa Phuket
'13dec17
Sri Panwa  
Phuket
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*A Place of Perfection* Located high on the southern tip of Phuket, this hotel has vast views of the Adaman Sea. Your villa is decorated in a sophisticated modern style with Thai trinkets abounding. Then you should go bounding outside and straight into your private infinity pool. Then take a ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury
InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort
'13dec11
Samui Baan  
Taling Ngam Resort
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*A Must See* This was the first luxury resort on Koh Samui; one of Thailand’s most idyllic islands. It has changed hands a few times but remains one of the most high-status spots on the island. The design of the hotel is “classic Thai” and makes the most of its ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
Chumbe Island Coral Park
'13oct29
Chumbe  
Island
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Award winning eco design hotel, Chumbe Island Resort about as much impact on its environment as a drop of rainwater. You stay in a traditional thatched cottage built to catch the sea breeze and keep you cool as you swing on your day-bed without the need for fans and air ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Eco   Island   Remote
Location: Zanzibar  Tanzania  Africa
Azura Benguerra
'13oct23
Azura  
Benguerra
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*Luxury resort on Mozambique marine nature reserve* Most hotels give you a choice of rooms, some give you a choice of caravans, spheres or eco-pods, well, Azura Retreat gives you a choice of islands. Now that’s impressive. The resort is located on two islands, Benguerra and Quilalea. Both are located ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
Burgh Island Hotel
'13oct21
Burgh Island  
Hotel
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*A Novel Place* This hotel was a frequent haunt of famous author Agatha Christie who set her novel And Then There Were None on a fictionalized version of the archipelago. The hotel was finished in 1929 and throughout the 1930s it played host to glamorous guests. In World War 2 ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Island   Nature
Atelier Sul Mare
'13oct7
Atelier  
Sul Mare
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*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
Kenoa Exlusive Beach Spa and Resort
'13aug30
Kenoa  
Resort
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*A synergy of artful trappings* This hotel is located on a forgotten part of Brazil’s coastline - between a white sand beach and an environmental sanctuary. Architect, Osvaldo Tenorio, said he was inspired by nature’s “primitive forms and calming essences”. The hotel does not have hundreds of rooms – just ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Remote   Spa
Almyra Hotel Paphos
'13aug21
Almyra  
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*The beauty and the harbour* A high-quality renovation has created a hotel with excellent craftsmanship. Inspired by the goddess of love and beauty, Aphrodite (who, legend has it, was born from the waters of Cyprus) the hotel was built in a traditional terrace design so maximise the ocean views. Your ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Design   Spa
Location: Paphos  Cyprus  East Europe
Niyama Maldives
'13jul25
Niyama  
Maldives
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On the website of the Niyama resort, they talk about their hotel having “Epicurean Delights” – what does this mean? Well Epicurus was a Greek philosopher who advocated community living and friendship. He was particularly interested in maximizing pleasure and kicking pain in the ass. But that is not to ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury   Underwater