Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
Luxury Hotels
The Siam Hotel - Bangkok’s Luxury Pad
'14jan9
The Siam  
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In the crazy heat of Bangkok, there is a fine sanctuary on the banks of the Chao Praya River, The Siam Hotel. Owned by Thai popstar, Noi, the décor is designed by Bill Bensley and is a fusion of Art Deco and Thai styles. Your room is of unique appearance ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Spa
Chiva-Som Hua Hin - Award Winning Celebrity Spa In Thailand
'14jan6
Chiva-Som  
Hua Hin
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Chiva Som means 'Haven of Life' and is a beautiful Thai resort popular with celebrities. Bazar magazine called it “the gold standard by which all destination spas are measured”. High praise indeed. The spa is set in a peaceful tropical forest with murmuring brooks, gushing waterfalls and pristine beaches. The ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Spa
Masseria San Domenico - Luxury Resort In The New Tuscany
'13dec30
Masseria  
San Domenico
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Masseria San Domenico was once a watchtower used to defend this outpost of Christendom against the supposedly heathen Turks. Now, this former bastion of brutality stands at the heart of a fabulous modern resort. There are two restaurants, The San Domenico serves local cuisine under vaulted ceilings that once housed ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Palace   Spa
Location: Fasano  Italy  West Europe
Sri Panwa Phuket - A Place Of Perfection
'13dec17
Sri Panwa  
Phuket
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Located high on the southern tip of Phuket, this hotel has vast views of the Andaman Sea. Your villa is decorated in a sophisticated modern style with Thai trinkets abounding. Then you should go bounding outside and straight into your private infinity pool. Then take a wash in the indoor/outdoor ...
Accommodation types: Beach   Luxury
InterContinental Koh Samui Resort - A Must See
'13dec11
Koh Samui Resort  
InterContinental
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This was the first luxury resort on Koh Samui; one of Thailand’s most idyllic islands. It has changed hands a few times but remains one of the most high-status spots on the island. The design of the hotel is “classic Thai” and makes the most of its unspoiled surroundings. Arrive ...
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
Il San Pietro di Positano - Room With One Of The Best Views In The World
'13dec10
Il San Pietro  
di Positano
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This hotel is hewn out of the very living rock on the Amalfi coastline. Want to go to the beach? Then take the lift through the rock to the sand below. Your vine-hugged balcony has some of the finest views you will ever see - from the sea to Positano. ...
Accommodation types: Luxury
Location: Positano  Italy  West Europe
W Singapore - Sentosa Cove - Singapore Party Times
'13dec6
W Singapore  
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Located on a resort island, W Singapore is a hotel for the playful-hearted to wine, dine and have fun. Here you have access to everything on your doorstep: casinos, beaches, restaurants, and the massive retail park known as Orchard Road. Your room has sea views, a special W signature bed, ...
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury   Spa
Hotel Du Vin Exeter - James Bond Would Approve
'13dec4
Hotel du Vin  
Exeter
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Located in the historic British town of Exeter close to the natural beauty and riotous surf of the southern coast, The Magdalen Chapter is part of Swire Hotel’s British collection. Set in a voluminous 19th Century building that used to be the West of England Eye Hospital, The Magdalen Chapter ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Palace
The Mira Hong Kong - Latest Design Next To Top Kowloon Park
'13dec2
The Mira  
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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
Nimb Hotel - 1909 Moorish-Influenced Building In Copenhagen
'13nov27
Nimb  
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This design hotel is located in Copenhagen’s famous Tivoli Gardens which is the second oldest amusement park in the world with some of the world’s most luxurious accommodation attached. The Nimb family has been operating on the site since 1877 when they opened a restaurant that swiftly became the place ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Palace
Mandarin Oriental San Francisco - Eastern-Influenced San Francisco
'13nov25
Mandarin Oriental  
San Francisco
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This hotel occupies the top 11 floors of the 48-floor 345 California Center building. The twin towers of the building are 45-degree angles relative to the rest of the building which makes for a dazzling – if trippy - stay. The vibe is distinctly oriental, borrowing themes from the best ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Cowley Manor - The English Manor House
'13nov7
Cowley  
Manor
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Celebrating all that best about the fresh English countryside and its traditional estates, Cowley Manor is a vanguard of English finery. Indeed, it was a favorite of Lewis Carroll who authored Alice in Wonderland and other delightfully surreal works. Located on an estate that was assigned by William the Conqueror ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature   Palace
Azura Benguerra - Luxury Resort On Mozambique Marine Nature Reserve
'13oct23
Azura  
Benguerra
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Most hotels give you a choice of rooms, some give you a choice of caravans, spheres, or eco-pods, well, Azura Retreat gives you a choice of islands. Now that’s impressive. The resort is located on two islands, Benguerra and Quilalea. Both are located within a marine wildlife reserve which means ...
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
The Oberoi Amarvilas Agra - Indulge Your Private View Of The Taj Mahal
'13oct15
The Oberoi  
Amarvilas
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Located a mere 600m from the Taj Mahal, this hotel has one-of-a-kind views of this masterpiece of architecture. Inspired by the Mughul period, the interior has ornate gardens, green laced pools, and fountains. Your room is furnished in the traditional style using teak wood. Your bathroom is marble luxury with ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Palace
Location: Agra  India  South Asia
Santa Teresa Hotel RJ - Authentic Brazil In Modern Rio De Janeiro
'13oct11
Santa Teresa  
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This boutique hotel is located close to the Cidade Maravilhosa’s bustling Centro business district – not that you would know it from the peaceful atmosphere. It is just a short ride away from the sparkling beach known as Zona Sul and Rio’s thriving samba dancing district. This former coffee plantation ...
Accommodation types: Chateau   Luxury
Trump Hotel Chicago - Presidential Skyscraper
'13oct9
Trump Hotel  
Chicago
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Located in the 92-story glass skyscraper in Chicago’s famous skyline, Donald Trump, in typically bombastic style, opened this hotel while it was still being built. Now it is completed, when you stay here you will be a short walk away from several Chicago landmarks such as Marina City and Tribune ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper   Spa
Location: Chicago  USA  North America
Four Seasons Sydney - Splendid Views Of The Opera House
'13sep30
Four Seasons  
Sydney
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Located in downtown Sydney near to the famous Rocks area with views of the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge; like a boomerang, you will want to return again and again. The hotel nearly occupies the exact spot where Captain Arthur Phillip first stepped onto the shore to establish Australia’s ...
Accommodation types: Luxury
Location: Sydney  Australia  Oceania
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
Aqua Amazon - Luxury River Cruise
'13sep25
Aqua  
Amazon
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This hotel is located on a boat; no big deal there; lots of hotels are on boats – hell, what about cruise ships? Well, this boat is a little different. Not only does it feature stunning design (more on that later) but it sails you on an adventurous cruise up ...
Accommodation types: Boat   Jungle   Luxury
Location: Iquitos  Peru  South America
Jade Mountain Resort - Infinite Paradise
'13sep24
Jade  
Mountain
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Located overlooking the Piton World Heritage site and the Caribbean Sea, Jade Mountain is a web of linked rooms, green sanctuaries, and infinity pools. Your room has no fourth wall and opens stage-like to encompass the grand vista and sea - the room all but drops off into the gorgeous ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature   Spa