Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
West Europe Hotels
Das Park Hotel
'12may29
Das Park   
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Ever wondered what it might be like to live in a sewer pipe? No? Me neither. But the clever people at Das Park Hotel did and now they have opened a hotel where the rooms are made from old sewer pipes. Very green. Or should that be brown? To be ...
Accomodation types: Capsule   Concept   Nature
Location: Bottrop  Germany  West Europe
Rolling Hotel
'12may28
Rolling   
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Have you ever got board of a view? Wished that it would change from time to time? Ever wished that you could step out of your room straight into one of the most beautiful landscapes on Earth? Here, you can do both. Your room is moving, taking you from the ...
Accomodation types: Concept   Moving   Nature
Rotel - The German Bus Hotel
'12may24
Rotel  
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Capsule hotels are in vogue right now. German tour company, Rotel was always ahead of the game by providing capsule hotels on wheels since 1945. No matter how much you might enjoy staying in a five star hotel, you will always be stationary, trapped in one district. So, to feed ...
Accomodation types: Bus   Capsule   Moving
Langholmen Hotel
'12may24
Langholmen  
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The activities available to guests and groups at the Langholmen Hotel are all about pretending to be a prisoner and making your escape from the island. You will learn skills such as teamwork, climbing and marksmanship. Has no-one told the staff that Langholmen is not a prison any more? I ...
Accomodation types: Hostel   Jail
Mandarin Hotel Barcelona
'12may22
Mandarin Hotel  
Barcelona
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This unique hotel is exclusive. It has only 98 rooms at its premier location on Passeig de Gràcia – the most expensive street in Spain and home to its most stunning architecture. So prepare to book early. Your room has been decorated to an individual style by acclaimed designer, Patricia ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury   Spa
Location: Barcelona  Spain  West Europe
Malmaison Oxford
'12may21
Malmaison   
Oxford
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‘And I sentence you to be taken from here to Oxford Castle Prison where you will be hung from the neck until dead’ - is what guests of the Oxford Castle Prison would have heard before arriving at this imposing building. You, however, are far more likely to hear the ...
Accomodation types: Castle   Jail   Luxury
Hotel 1898
'12may14
Hotel 1898  
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This hotel is great for seeing Barcelona, one of Europe’s most energetic cities. Centrally located, you will find yourself with easy access to all the sights and attractions. Your room is decorated in the neoclassical style which was popular in the 19th Century when the building was first erected. For ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury
Location: Barcelona  Spain  West Europe
STF Kolarbyn Eco Lodge
'12may10
STF  
Kolarbyn
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If you are going to stay at the STF Eco Lodge, I suggest you wrap up warm and practice swinging an axe because you will be chopping your own firewood – that’s one way of keeping warm and getting your daily work-out done. Sorted. And you will be rewarded with ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature
The Glasshouse Edinburgh
'12may8
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Glasshouse
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This hotel was named the ‘number one hotel to get naked in’ by Opodo. And if you can push the thought of all the hanky-panky your bed has endured from your mind, you may well enjoy your stay at this premier establishment in the heart of historic Edinburgh. The ‘Glasshouse’ ...
Accomodation types: Church   Design
The New Monte Rosa Hut
'12may7
The New  
Monte Rosa Hut
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This hut is owned by the Swiss Alpine Authority and was designed by professors and students of architecture and eco-design from Lucerne University and ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology). The crystal-shaped building is designed to make sunlight spiral inside while redistributing thermal body heat from occupants to heat ...
Accomodation types: Concept   Eco   Mountain
Sandton Hotel de Filosoof
'12may5
Hotel  
de Filosoof
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I love Amsterdam. With street names like PC Hoofdstraat and the Vondelpark, I can imagine only the Von Trapps and Clogs - happy times. This hotel is one for all you philosophy lovers. So, get your heads out of the clouds you dreamers! Unless, of course, you are staying in ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design
Salt and Sill Floating Hotel
'12may2
Salt  
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Forget staying in a hotel by the sea. How about staying in one in the sea? Your room in this unique hotel is on a floating platform in the beautiful Swedish fjords. Each 2-storey unit was built off-site and towed to Klädesholmen where each piece was permanently moored ready for ...
Accomodation types: Boat   Floating
Null Stern Hotel
'12apr23
Null Stern  
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The Null Stern is a concept hotel by artistic entrepreneur brothers, Frank and Patrik Riklin. It ran for one year from 2009 to 2010 before being turned into a museum. ‘Null Stern’ means ‘no stars’. This does not mean it is crummy, far from it. The name is meant as ...
Accomodation types: Concept   Underground
Propeller Island City Lodge
'12apr16
Propeller  
Island
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The most avant-garde city in the world, Berlin, is now home to the weirdest hotel in the world: Propeller Island City Lodge. Hand-made down to the last door-handle by artist, Lars Stroschen, staying here is a really unique experience. You could be sleeping in a floating bed or one of ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design
Location: Berlin  Germany  West Europe
Capsule Hotel
'12apr7
Capsule Hotel  
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F.A.S.T (Free Architecture Surf Terrain) is an alternative surfing community that has a hostel, an all-summer beach party and a number of ‘survival capsules’. These originally came from an off-shore oil rig and are now available to stay in. There are a few pods you can choose from, each with ...
Accomodation types: Boat   Capsule
Residenza d'Arte
'12mar27
Residenza  
d'Arte
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Set in beautiful Tuscany this lovingly restored 14th Century villa is a haven of warm tiles, bare beams and stunning aesthetics. Acclaimed artist, Anna Izzo set out to create a hotel with soul allowing you to stay inside a living, breathing work of art. Vibrant contemporary artworks merge with medieval ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design
Tschuggen Grand Hotel
'12mar9
Tschuggen  
Grand Hotel
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The magnificent Tschuggen Grand Hotel sits high in the snow-capped Graubünden Mountains - home to some of the greatest slopes and most beautiful landscapes in the world. This multi-award winning establishment is furnished with beautiful materials and furniture by luxury designer, Carlo Rampazzi. When you have finished settling in you ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Mountain   Spa
Aqua Dome Langenfeld
'12mar8
Aqua Dome  
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The Aqua Dome Spa and Hotel sits high in the Austrian Alps in a granite-walled valley. The area is well known for its cross-country skiing but this is not the main reason you visit: far greater things await you because this is one of the most luxurious spas in the ...
Accomodation types: Mountain   Spa
UNA Hotel Vittoria
'12mar8
Hotel  
Vittoria
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If Donatella Versace and Lewis Carroll designed a hotel – it might look something like this. Its stylish furnishings and avant-garde aesthetics will make ‘wow! Look at that’ the most uttered sentence of your stay. The walls are upholstered with leather or fabrics woven with real gold and silver strands. ...
Accomodation types: Design
Location: Florence  Italy  West Europe
Hotel Marques de Riscal
'12mar8
Marques  
de Riscal
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The eye-popping architecture of the Hotel Marques de Riscal makes a real statement; it was designed and built by Frank O. Gehry who Vanity Fair labeled ‘the most important architect of our age’. Just take a minute to imagine booking yourself into this inspiring building in the centre of historic ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury   Wine
Location: Elciego  Spain  West Europe
Hotel Everland
'12mar8
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Everland
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Hotel Everland is not a hotel. It is the subjective dream of a hotel. It is a project by artist duo, Sabina Lang and Daniel Baumann, better known as L/B. Part of the ‘Life Art’ movement, the duo create works which involve the viewer in the moment of art itself. ...
Accomodation types: Concept   Moving
Location: Paris  France  West Europe
Byblos Art Hotel
'12mar8
Byblos  
Art Hotel
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The Byblos Art Hotel is unique among its peers. It houses a collection of contemporary art by 39 of the world’s most renowned modern artists. Pieces by Damien Hirst and Arnish Kapoor sit alongside classical Venetian paintings and interior design by Alessandro Mendini. Architect, Michele Sanmicheli worked alongside the artists ...
Accomodation types: Art   Design   Luxury
Location: Verona  Italy  West Europe