Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
East Asia Hotels
Sato Castle Motel Taipei - Vibrant Themed-Rooms
'15may12
Sato  
Castle
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Sato Castle stands out in the neighborhood since the building actually looks like a castle complete with torchlights, parapets, and chains hanging over the driveway to simulate the appearance of a drawbridge. The hotel is centrally located in the Zhongshan district, a mere 5-minute walk from Jiannan Road MRT Station. ...
Accommodation types: Castle   Design
Location: Taipei  Taiwan  East Asia
Houshi Onsen - Traditional Japanese Lifestyle
'15apr23
Houshi  
Onsen
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Located on the Houshi River in the Gunma Prefecture, the Houshi Onsen Chojukan is the epitome of a traditional ryokan where weary travels can experience Japanese hospitality. Built in 1875 at the source of the hot spring, the Chojukan is a secluded mountain getaway that offers majestic views an insight ...
Accommodation types: Spa   Traditional
Location: Gunma  Japan  East Asia
Park Hyatt Seoul - Gangnam District Luxury
'15apr1
Park Hyatt  
Seoul
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Seoul is one of the center points of the high fashion and shopping industries. In the world-famous Gangnam financial district sits the 5-star Park Hyatt Seoul. This luxurious boutique hotel is across from the COEX Convention and Exhibition Center. Whether you want to spend your days lounging in the spa, ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Seoul  South Korea  East Asia
Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong - Stay In The Highest Hotel Room In The World On Floor 117
'15feb27
Ritz-Carlton  
Hong Kong
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The City of Life, or Hong Kong as it is more commonly known, is home to a vibrant culture, shopping scene, party districts, and haute cuisine. It is also home to one of the most luxurious upscale hotels in West Kowloon, the Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong. Located in a bustling area ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
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
Hoshi Ryokan - Second Oldest Hotel In The World
'15feb19
Hoshi  
Ryokan
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Hoshi Ryokan is the second [oldest hotel in the world](https://www.uniqhotels.com/nishiyama-onsen-keiunkan); first opening its doors in 717. Legend has it that the great Buddhist teacher, Taicho Daishi saw a vision while traveling in the local area. In his vision, a great deity made it known to him that nearby was a ...
Accommodation types: Traditional
Location: Awazumachi  Japan  East Asia
W Hotel Hong Kong - The Best Skyline Panorama
'15feb11
W Hotel  
Hong Kong
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Famous for its brouhaha and rambunctious design, the W Hotel chain brings its funky flavors to swanky Hong Kong. Their rooftop pool is called “wet”. How cool is that? There, you can swim and gaze at the skyline of Hong Kong with its skyscrapers standing like giant kings of industry. ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper   Spa
Altira Hotel Macau - Unparalleled Views Of Macau Peninsula
'15jan21
Altira  
Macau
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The Altira Hotel is a great spot for panoramic views, situated in Taipa, Altira Macau, and offering hotel window views of the Macau Peninsula. This is easily the best feature of this luxurious hotel because few hotels offer a 270-degree view of a natural body of water. However, the in-room ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Macau  Macau  East Asia
Hotel ICON Hong Kong - Harbor Views In Tsim Sha Tsui East Kowloon
'15jan6
Hotel  
ICON
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The Hotel ICON is a luxury hotel Hong Kong style. It is a celebration of the culture, the modern technology, as well as the internationally renowned designers. The hotel is actually located in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, and combines creativity with modern technology. There are 262 rooms with 26 suites ...
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury   Skyscraper
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
Nakagin Capsule Tower - Architectural Wonderland In Tokyo
'14sep22
Nakagin Capsule  
Tower
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This historical building is an example of metabolism a movement in Japanese architecture that drew inspiration from how living organisms arrange themselves. Metabolists viewed society as an organism and the Nakagin Tower is one of the few remaining examples of their work. Each capsule is like a cell, a self-contained ...
Accommodation types: Capsule   Movie
Location: Tokyo  Japan  East Asia
Imperial Hotel Tokyo - Masterwork Of The Legendary Frank Lloyd Wright
'14aug25
Imperial Hotel  
Tokyo
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Opened in 1890 by Japan's aristocracy, by 1922 a nearly completed second generation Imperial Hotel building reopened with a design by the legendary American architect Frank Lloyd Wright. It contained a revolutionary floating cantilever design which allowed it to withstand the Samson-shaking earthquake of 1923 on the very day of ...
Accommodation types: Luxury
Location: Tokyo  Japan  East Asia
Dotonbori Hotel Osaka - Giant Welcoming Sculptures
'14feb6
Dotonbori  
Hotel
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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 represent four ...
Accommodation types: Art
Location: Osaka  Japan  East Asia
Sun Cruise Resort & Yacht - The World’s First On-Land Cruise Ship
'14jan27
Sun Cruise  
Resort
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The world’s first on-land cruise ship, this hotel takes all the joy of a cruise ship and combines it with the usefulness of staying in one place. The sound of waves lapping at the hull are simulated so you can imagine that you really are on a cruise. The location ...
Accommodation types: Boat
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
The Mira Hong Kong - Latest Design Next To Top Kowloon Park
'13dec2
The Mira  
Hotel
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The Mira has just emerged from a 65 million-dollar renovation to claim its place as a luxury hotel located in a stand-out fashion opposite the popular Kowloon Park in Hong Kong. Your room has a view of the rich green park which is a rare treat in the Hong Kong ...
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury
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
Mira Moon Hotel - Goddess Of Immortality
'13sep2
Mira Moon  
Hotel
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The Mira Moon Hotel takes its name from the legend of the Chinese Moon Goddess of Immortality. The story goes that there were once 10 suns orbiting the Earth making our planet a hellish place to live. The hero, Hou Yi shot down nine of them making the Earth into ...
Accommodation types: Design
Hoshinoya Karuizawa - A Secluded Resort In Japan’s Ancient Forest
'13aug16
Hoshinoya  
Karuizawa
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This hotel is eco all over. Set in the thrall to of a rocky volcano, the hotel harnesses the sulfuric heat generated below the soil to create geothermal power. It also captures the flow of fast streams and rivers to create hydroelectricity. Special “onsen” (Japanese hot springs) are available for ...
Accommodation types: Nature   Spa
Location: Karuizawa  Japan  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