Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
North America Hotels
W Seattle
'13sep17
W  
Seattle
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*Hip Post-Nonsense Hotel* Boeing (as in the airplane company) was founded here, so to commemorate that you'll find riveted metal cocktail tables to rest your specially crafted beverage. The massive circular fireplace in the Living Room which houses the resident DJ high above, riffs on a forest ranger look-out tower, ...
Accomodation types: Design   Skyscraper
Location: Seattle  USA  North America
Saugerties Lighthouse
'13sep12
Saugerties  
Lighthouse
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*The Maritime History Hotel* Esopus Creek is one of the essential tributes of the Hudson River. When the Europeans began to settle in America, the creek soon became an important trade route for the natives and the newcomers. As the first 200 years of settlement fly-by we see towns and ...
Accomodation types: Lighthouse
Downtown Mexico
'13aug23
Downtown  
Mexico
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*Contemporary Baroque with mescal on the side* This stylish renovation project has brought one of the oldest buildings in Mexico City back to life. Once the home of a high-office government don, it is now a bohemian style hotel in an aesthetic which blends Spanish colonial, contemporary and indigenous mescal-colour. ...
Accomodation types: Design
Madonna Inn
'13aug8
Madonna  
Inn
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For over 50 years (which is ancient history in American time) the Madonna Inn has been welcoming travelers with its eccentric and luxurious take on the essential roadside Motel. Choose from 110 themed rooms from “Caveman” to “Elegance”, “Jungle Rock” to “Bridal Falls”. The Inn has a famous bakery where ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury
Hotel Condesa DF
'13jul31
Hotel  
Condesa DF
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*Neoclassical hipness in Mexico City* This hotel is housed in a French neoclassical house refurbished with an eye for detail that has made owners, Grupo Habita famous worldwide. Set on a tree-lined street in Mexico City’s trendy artist neighborhood, La Condesa, this hotel is sandwiched between their rooftop Sushi bar ...
Accomodation types: Design
Gaige House
'13jul8
Gaige House  
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This Glen Ellen inn was built in the 1800s by businessman, Albert Ebenezer Gaige. There was a butcher’s shop below and living quarters above. At some point in the intervening century, the house began to be used as an inn and remains so to this day. A Spa was added ...
Accomodation types: Design
Quinta Real Zacatecas
'13jul3
Quinta Real  
Zacatecas
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*Indelible Experience* This hotel is built into the historic San Pedro bullring which was constructed in the 19th Century and saw its last bullfight in 1975. The lobby, the restaurant are all built into the original colonial design. Your room overlooks the main plaza where the smell of warm stone ...
Accomodation types: Villa
The Saguaro Palm Springs
'13jun10
The Saguaro  
Palm Springs
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Palm Springs is an American resort popular with celebrities and people who with a passion for living. The Saguaro stands in the resort with a youthful colour scheme inspired by desert flowers. Famous architects, Stamberg Aferiat designed the colours and interiors and used the rainbow as a concept that flows ...
Accomodation types: Design
Hobbit House
'13jun7
Hobbit  
House
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*It could be hobbit-forming* It’s not the adorable fairy houses, nor the fact this self-catering accommodation has been carved out of a hillside; it’s the attention to detail that makes this secluded getaway so impressive. Set in acres of private land in the broad Montana wilderness, you find yourself completely ...
Accomodation types: Fairytale   Nature
Hotel Tomo - Japanese Pop Hotel
'13may28
Hotel  
Tomo
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Among the Kimono shops and brooding Yakuza members in San Fransisco’s Japan Town there is a hotel devoted to Manga and Japanese pop culture. The lobby continuously plays old Godzilla movies. Buy your snacks from a robot vending machine. Like Manga? Who doesn’t? These incredible murials are originals by contemporary ...
Accomodation types: Design
Adventure Suites
'13may23
Adventure  
Suites
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*The most adventure you can have indoors* In most hotels, you go out in the morning, have an adventure and return in the evening. Not here. Because at Adventure Suites the adventure never ends. How? Because your whole room is an adventure. Choose from 16 suites. Travel to Rome and ...
Accomodation types: Design
Winterlake Lodge
'13may21
Winterlake  
Lodge
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Alaska is one of the few frontiers left in the world. Its thick forests are home to moose, bears and the occasional flinty-eyed huntsman. Your Alaskan lodge is a traditional log cabin built in the old bushman style. The furniture is all hand-carved and made locally. The five cabins are ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Location: Anchorage  USA  North America
Hotel Habita
'13may17
Hotel  
Habita
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*Habitats of the stylish and chic* This hotel is so cool it looks like an ice cube. See it appear to float around the husk of an old apartment block. Completely rejuvenated now, of course. It looks this way because it is wrapped in frosted glass and, at night, it ...
Accomodation types: Design
Hotel Azucar
'13may14
Hotel  
Azucar
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*If The Beatles’ “White Album” were a hotel…* Named after the area’s sugar factories, Azucar features 20 beachside bungalows all as white as their namesake. The thatched roofs and colourful daybeds accent the pristine whiteness. Set on the Gulf of Mexico on miles of sandy beaches, Hotel Azucar is made ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Design
Palms Casino Resort Las Vegas
'13may13
Palms Casino  
Resort
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Las Vegas hotels are known for their suites and Palms Casino Resort has the biggest, loudest and best suites on offer. Out of huge plate glass windows a sea of light stretches before you for miles and miles, it’s just Vegas and then you turn away from the view and ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury
Location: Las Vegas  USA  North America
Hotel Endemico
'13may9
Hotel  
Endemico
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*Back to nature in a wooden Tardis* Hotel Endemico is a rustic retreat in Mexico’s wine country situated on a slope overlooking the Valle de Guadalupe. “Endemico” is a Spanish word meaning “part of the environment” and so each eco-pod is designed to show-off the rural landscape. The local area ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature
Hotel Habita MTY
'13apr26
Hotel Habita  
MTY
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Ultra-hip Mexican hotel group, Grupo Habita is dropping mindblowing hotels like they have holes in their pockets. This offering is located in Monterrey and is billed as “Northern Mexico’s only design hotel” (correct at the time of writing). The design has minimalist blogs drooling - just check out these photos… ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury
Hotel Americano
'13apr23
Hotel  
Americano
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*Bolster your culture* Mexico’s famous hoteliers, Grupo Habita chose New York as the location for their first hotel north of the boarder. Known for designing stylish spaces, they fixed on a façade of sleek metal cladding so you know you are about to experience something a bit special. Inside, the ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury
Location: New York  USA  North America
Cedar Creek Treehouse
'13apr8
Cedar Creek  
Treehouse
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*Off-the-grid adventure in a treehouse* There are a lot of treehouse hotels in the world. Some of them are just little houses on stilts while others are a mere 2 meters from the ground. But not this one, oh boy, this is the treehouse five year-old children dream of. And ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Tree
Location: Ashford  USA  North America
Post Ranch Inn – True Grit and Beautiful Scenery
'13mar29
Post Ranch  
Inn
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Set in the blisteringly beautiful hills, planes and beaches of Big Sur in California, The Post Ranch Inn has long been part of the local area. In the early 20th Century explorer William Brainard Post was one of the first settlers in the area which was still largely uninhabited, he ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury   Nature
Location: Big Sur  USA  North America
Kate's Lazy Desert
'13feb22
Kate’s  
Lazy Desert
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As this resort is owned and run by Kate Pierson, the singer from The B52s, it’s going to be hard for me to write this without making a pun about the song ‘Love Shack’… oh wait, she’s beaten me to it, apparently you can stay in an actual Love Shack ...
Accomodation types: Desert   Trailer
Location: Landers  USA  North America
Maison Couturier – Central American Vintage
'13feb19
Maison  
Couturier
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Maison Couturier is an estate built by French immigrants in tropical Mexico in the 1800s. The old farmhouse has been renovated into boutique hotel where you will find your own private terrace and some delightful antique furnishings. Surrounded by tropical fruit trees, whirring crickets and lush scents. The white linen ...
Accomodation types: Design