Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
China, East Asia Hotels
Alila Wuzhen - Minimalist Perfection In A Historic Chinese Town
'21jun9
Alila Wuzhen  
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Alila's third and newest hotel in China is located in the historic town of Wuzhen that's often referred to as the Venice of the East. It lies between three megacities - Hangzhou, Suzhou, and Shanghai – each has a population of over 10 million. The scenic town is famous for …
Accommodation types: Design
Location: Wuzhen  China  East Asia
Binhai Aircraft Hotel - Ex-Russian Aircraft Carrier Converted Into A Hotel
'19jan16
Binhai Aircraft  
Hotel
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Housed in an ex-Russian aircraft carrier, the Kiev, this ship-turned-hotel offers 148 guest rooms for travelers looking for a unique stay. The luxury hotel is part of Binhai Aircraft, an 80,000-square-meter military theme park that opened in 2004 in east Tianjin, China. The interiors are extravagant; suites with silver cushions …
Accommodation types: Boat
Location: Tianjin  China  East Asia
Tulou Fuyulou Changdi Inn - The "Earth Building"
'18dec17
Tulou Fuyulou  
Changdi Inn
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Located in China’s Yongding County, the Tulou Fuyulou Changdi Inn is known as an “earth building.” The Hakka people built China's tulou, a Han subgroup that ventured into southern China about 2,000 years ago. Between the 12th and 20th centuries, these communal earthen buildings housed large families, providing protection from …
Accommodation types: Heritage
Location: Yongding  China  East Asia
Ahn Luh Zhujiajiao - Historic Chinese Courthouse Hotel In Zhujiajiao
'18aug2
Ahn Luh  
Zhujiajiao
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It’s impossible to look at Ahn Luh Zhujiajiao and not be impressed. Housed partially in a 600-year-old courthouse from the Ming Dynasty, this hotel looks like the film set for Raise the Red Lantern. The historic building, which had been beautifully restored, now serves as the hotel lobby and will …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Traditional
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
Pengheng Space Capsules Hotel - Served By Robots
'18mar2
Pengheng Space  
Capsules Hotel
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Whether you are a tech nerd or just have a dream to live in a world where robots cater to your every need, the Pengheng Space Capsules Hotel is the choice for you. This hotel made news all over the world and took the internet by storm, and for a …
Accommodation types: Capsule   Hostel
Location: Shenzhen  China  East Asia
Pangu - The 7 Star Hotel In Beijing
'17sep21
Pangu  
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Pangu is not just a famous plasticine penguin but is actually a hotel in China so luxurious it has claimed “7 Star” status. It was built by renowned architect C. Y. Lee who built the Taipei 101 – one of the world’s tallest buildings. It has 12 rooftops “Sky Courtyards”, …
Accommodation types: Luxury
Location: Beijing  China  East Asia
The Peninsula Shanghai - One Of The Top 10 Hotels In The World
'17jun2
The Peninsula  
Shanghai
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Ranked the number 8 hotel in the world by Travel + Leisure in 2015, The Peninsula Shanghai is located just a short walk from The Bund riverfront, and the nearest metro stop is just a ten-minute walk away. Sleek chrome fixtures, bright white fabrics paired with gold accents, and marble …
Accommodation types: Luxury
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou - Sky High Luxury
'17jan27
Four Seasons  
Guangzhou
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Located in China, the Four Seasons Guangzhou is a beautiful 5-star luxury hotel. This Four Seasons location is uniquely situated, occupying the top third of the 103-story IFC Guangzhou -- one of the tallest skyscrapers in the world! Views are spectacular from floors 70 to 100; take in the gorgeous …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Guangzhou  China  East Asia
Commune By The Great Wall - Contemporary Architecture At The Great Wall Of China
'16aug17
Commune  
by the Great Wall
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Once hailed as the "New Architectural Wonder of China,” Commune by the Great Wall is comprised of 40 villas with 175 suites and 11 Presidential Suites. Each villa has a unique structure and theme; from the Bamboo Wall, which offers six bedrooms and a tea room, to the Suitcase House …
Accommodation types: Design   Nature
Location: Beijing  China  East Asia
Regent Shanghai Pudong - Formerly: Four Seasons Shanghai Pudong
'16jun17
Regent Shanghai  
Pudong
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For amazing views of the Shanghai skyline, in the heart of Shanghai’s Lujiazui financial district, sits the 5-Star Regent Shanghai Pudong. You can easily walk to iconic places like the Shanghai World Financial Centre, the IFC Mall, and the Oriental Pearl TV Tower from the hotel. If you are interested …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper   Spa
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
Grand Hyatt Shanghai - One Of The Highest Hotels In The World
'16jun8
Grand Hyatt  
Shanghai
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Located in the Pudong area of Shanghai, this 548-room hotel occupies floors 53 to 87 of the 88-story Jin Mao Tower. The hotel was the highest in the world until the Park Hyatt opened in the neighboring Shanghai World Financial Center. Each guest room offers spectacular views with floor-to-ceiling windows …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
The Waterhouse At South Bund - The Love For Visible Concrete In Shanghai
'16jun6
The Waterhouse  
at South Bund
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While the exterior of the Waterhouse lacks shine and sparkle, the interior rooms of this hotel are sleek and modern, decorated in crisp whites and light wood. The industrial exterior of this hotel, located in Shanghai, comes from its former life as a warehouse, dating back to the 1930s. It …
Accommodation types: Design   Industrial
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort - Doughnut-Shaped Futuristic Tower
'16feb11
Sheraton Huzhou  
Hot Spring Resort
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Located in China’s “City of Silk,” Sheraton Huzhou is located south of Lake Taihu in the northern part of Zhejiang Province. Dating back more than 2,300 years, Huzhou is also the birthplace of tea culture. Huzhou is known for its numerous historical sites, many of which are still very well …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper   Spa
Location: Huzhou  China  East Asia
The Castle Hotel In Dalian - Medieval-Like Architecture In China
'15jul20
Castle Hotel  
Dalian
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Situated atop Lianhua Mountain, the Castle Hotel of Dalian is an impressive structure reminiscent of medieval architecture amidst one of China’s most important trading ports. This striking hotel provides breathtaking views of Xinghai Bay and the Yellow Sea while creating a sense of grandeur. The odd juxtaposition of past and …
Accommodation types: Castle   Luxury
Location: Dalian  China  East Asia
Banyan Tree Shanghai On The Bund - Sustainable Luxury At The Huangpu River
'15feb20
Banyan Tree  
Shanghai
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The famed Banyan Tree Shanghai On The Bund is set on the banks of the Huangpu River in Shanghai’s Northern Bund region. Its prime location provides guests with a glorious panorama view of the Bund as well as incomparable views of the Lujiazui. Because of its central location, transport to …
Accommodation types: Luxury
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
Hotel Éclat Beijing - Chinese Contemporary Art & Creative Spaces
'14nov10
Hotel Éclat  
Beijing
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A memorable wedding does not take place in a cheap motel, but a luxurious and exotic hotel with the most modern amenities. Specifically, Jacuzzis in bathrooms, private pools for suites, and contemporary Beijing art adorning the walls. Modern amenities include fast Wi-Fi, Panasonic massage chairs, separate rainforest shower and bathtub, …
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Beijing  China  East Asia
Jade Screen Tower Hotel (Huangshan Yupinglou Hotel) - Living At The Top Of The World In China
'14jan23
Jade Screen  
Tower Hotel
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To get to this mountain-top hotel you have to climb up 60,000 steps – or take the cable car. If you choose to climb the stairs you are in for an exciting time. They begin by traveling through the cleft of the cliff known as the Thread of Sky, further …
Accommodation types: Mountain
Location: Huangshan  China  East Asia
W Guangzhou - From The Future
'13sep27
W  
Guangzhou
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This hotel blends stylish modernity with traditional hospitality in one of China’s most dynamic cities. The hotel has some arresting contemporary artworks and original designs. When you enter, the first thing you see is the three-story glowing “waterwall” lit by 5000 LED lights; they’re choreographed to create an evanescent pattern …
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Guangzhou  China  East Asia
Holiday Inn Shanghai Pudong Kangqiao - The Highest Glass-Bottomed Swimming Pool In The World
'13jul15
Holiday Inn  
Shanghai
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Shanghai is the center of commerce for Asia. It is rapidly expanding like China’s economy and is home to a staggering 21 million people. It is home to many architectural oddities and unique buildings but this is the only 24-story swimming pool with a glass-bottom I have ever seen. The …
Accommodation types: Skyscraper
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
Nanshan Treehouse Resort - Tropical China
'13feb5
Nanshan Treehouse  
Resort
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The Hawaiian Treehouse Company makes some pretty special treehouses and they have just constructed three in China’s tropical resort in Sanya Nanshan. Situated by miles of pristine coastline, these treehouses are shaped like bird’s nests and located high in very old Tamarian Trees. The largest of the houses can accommodate …
Accommodation types: Nature   Treehouse
Location: Sanya  China  East Asia