Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
Spain, West Europe Hotels
District Hive  
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The ever-changing hotel scene innovates at an unprecedented pace. Its latest novelty is the autonomous podtel. District Hive is a state-of-the-art luxurious capsule that's the first of the many Podtel Colony hotels to be built worldwide. The module was developed by the Spanish firm Districthive, and its bold aim is …
Accommodation types: Eco-Friendly   Nature   Remote
Location: Gorafe  Spain  West Europe
Optimi Rooms  
Bilbao
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The capsule hotel movement originating from Japan is spreading through the whole world. Originally started as a means to drive down the accommodation prices, it has now entered a new era. Travelers are no longer satisfied with cheap but crowded and overly simple rooms. Optimi Rooms in Balbao is set …
Accommodation types: Capsule   Design   Hostel
Location: Bilbao  Spain  West Europe
Hostal Sa  
Rascassa
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Located in one of Costa Brava’s best coves, Hostal Sa Rascassa is a quaint guesthouse with a well-regarded restaurant attached. The pine-surrounded building is quiet and peaceful, with the coastline a short walk away. If you prefer longer ambulations, there are various paths you can take to explore the dramatic …
Accommodation types: Traditional
Location: Begur  Spain  West Europe
Cuevas  
Helena
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Deep in the beautiful Andalusian countryside, in the village called Benamaurel, there’s a rather unexpected hotel. The bird’s eye view reveals doors that seem to emerge straight out of the plant-covered hillside. Impossible? Not at all! Cuevas Helena is a holiday home ran by a Scottish couple with all rooms …
Accommodation types: Cave
Les Cols  
Pavellons
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Looking at the facade of the Spanish country house where Les Cols Pavellons, Girona, is based, you might think this is a lovely but nothing-out-of-ordinary place. Nothing more wrong! The historic building hides five high-concept glass rooms that feature architectural design out of this world. The rooms are entirely made …
Accommodation types: Concept   Design
Location: Olot  Spain  West Europe
La Bobadilla  
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La Bobadilla’s tagline is ‘royal hideaway hotel’, and for a good reason. Set on a large country estate amongst the beautiful Andalusian mountains, this is definitely the right place for travelers who want to enjoy some quiet moments away from the big city. Of course, a hotel in a secluded …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Palace
Barcelo Raval  
Barcelona
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When heading to the city of Gaudi, the visionary architecture genius, why not try something more extravagant yourself? Barcelo Raval in Barcelona is a great piece of contemporary design that stands out among other hotels in town. It’s also located right in the city's center, within walking distance of Las …
Accommodation types: Design
Location: Barcelona  Spain  West Europe
Parador  
de Ronda
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Perched on a cliff in the former town hall building, this incredible hotel is a worthy destination in itself. Located in mountainous Ronda, in the south of Spain, Hotel Parador offers unparalleled views of the Tagus River and the 120-meter deep ravine, El Tajo. The stunning landscapes make the outdoor …
Accommodation types: Heritage
Location: Ronda  Spain  West Europe
Cuevas Pedro Antonio  
de Alarcón
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Stay in the famous caves of Guadix in Spain’s famous Granada province. While most of the world’s caves are ancient, agricultural workers carved these from soft stone over the last 200 years. Today you can stay in any one of these luxuriously appointed grottos. They keep a comfortable temperature all …
Accommodation types: Cave
Location: Guadix  Spain  West Europe
Finca Cortesin  
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Located between the cities of Marbella and Sotogrande in Spain, the Hotel Finca Cortesin is bright and luxurious, spacious and inviting - the ultimate luxury getaway! With 67 large, bright, and beautifully designed suites with high ceilings, the Finca Cortesin is fit for royalty. It’s also ranked as being one …
Accommodation types: Beach   Golf   Luxury   Spa
Location: Casares  Spain  West Europe
Cotton House  
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The Cotton House Hotel gets its name as it stands on the site of the former headquarters of the 19th-century Cotton Textile Foundation. The original elements of the building have been conserved, such as the gorgeous marble staircase, delicate ceiling embellishments, floors, and walls in some of the rooms. The …
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury
Location: Barcelona  Spain  West Europe
Porta Fira  
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Striking red and standing nearly 375 feet tall (114 meters), the Porta Fira Hotel is an award-winning skyscraper in Barcelona, Spain. Designed by renowned Japanese architect Toyo Ito, the hotel impresses with a unique curved structure and even won the Emporis Skyscraper Award. Urban rooms offer a sleek design with …
Accommodation types: Skyscraper
Location: Barcelona  Spain  West Europe
Gran Hotel  
La Florida
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This hotel has been called “one of the most prestigious in Spain,” why? Well, it has a history of attracting some of the icons of the 20th Century like Jimmy Stewart and Hemingway. It was also a favorite among the European royals who always lead the way in style. Built …
Accommodation types: Luxury
Location: Barcelona  Spain  West Europe
Refugio  
Marnes
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A holiday at the Eco Lodge Refugio Marnes means that you will be surrounded by the tranquil Spanish countryside and immersed in the simple life of the Finca. Set on 50 acres, this traditional estate is nestled in its own private valley on Costa Blanca. It provides the perfect rural …
Accommodation types: Eco-Friendly   Nature   Tent
Location: Benissa  Spain  West Europe
Private Dreamhouse  
Sant Llorenc
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The peaceful town of Sant Llorenc des Cardassar is situated in the serene countryside of Mallorca. Located on the east coast, approximately one hour from the capital of Palma, Sant Llorenc des Cardassar offers visitors a true taste of Mallorcan culture. This sleepy residential town is nestled amid the rural …
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury
Cap Rocat  
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As you approach the Cap Rocat, it almost feels as if you have been transported through time. Situated on a remote stretch of the bay of Palma, this former 19th-century fortress on Mallorca has been refurbished into a stunning boutique hotel. To preserve the original character of the structure, architectural …
Accommodation types: Castle   Luxury
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From the pristine white beaches and dramatic cliffs to the vivacious culture and nightlife, it is easy to understand why Mallorca is one of Europe’s premier vacation destinations. Whether your ideal vacation involves strolling along with the world-renowned beaches and azure waters or exploring the rambling streets and markets, you …
Accommodation types: Design
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Viura
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As you approach Hotel Viura, it appears to be an expression of the cubism artistic movement, with various boxes precariously balanced. Upon entering the hotel, you can fully appreciate the overwhelming beauty of your location and how those cubic windows illuminate the entire space. They also provide incredible views of …
Accommodation types: Design
Alva Park  
Costa Brava
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Set against the backdrop of the spectacular scenery of the Fenals, Alva Park Costa Brava is the ideal location to experience the beauty and culture of the Girona. This exclusive resort is situated in Costa Brava's heart on one of the region’s most breathtaking beaches. Although it is far removed …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Spa
Location: Girona  Spain  West Europe
Hotel Amadeus  
Seville
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Situated in the very heart of Seville, the Santa Cruz district, Hotel Amadeus embodies the heart of classical music while preserving the Sevillan style. This 18th-century mansion has been converted into an elegant hotel that offers panoramic views of famous landmarks such as the Cathedral and Giralda. Encompassing the theme …
Accommodation types: Design
Location: Seville  Spain  West Europe