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
Indigo Pearl - Visionary Design In Hypnotic Surroundings
'13sep13
Indigo  
Pearl
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This beachside property is set against a backdrop of a rainforest – home to rare species. Rarer still is your experience at this unique hotel. Renowned architect, Bill Bensley helped with the refurb using reclaimed materials and found curios. For example, the iron coffee tables in the lobby were made ...
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury   Spa
One&Only Resort Cape Town - Super Luxury In The Folds Of Table Mountain
'13sep11
One&Only  
Cape Town
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Located in a prime position in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront this hotel has an amazing view of Table Mountain – Cape Town’s most iconic landmark. It straddles a number of canals and two artificial islands - one has an infinity pool (exclusively for guests), and the other is where ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Spa
Fasano Boa Vista - Glamour Of The 50s
'13sep9
Fasano  
Boa Vista
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Located on a 750-hectare property a few hours from Sao Paulo, this hotel seeks to recreate the glamour of the 50s and 60s. The two wings of the hotel sit on the highest point in the property, overlooking a lake where the sun appears to submerge every evening. On the ...
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury   Nature
The Palace Of The Lost City - Fairytale African Palace
'13sep5
Palace of the  
Lost City
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This incredible hotel is part of the Sun City Resort in South Africa. Built in the 1970s the resort has played host to the international jet set, hosted major concerts, and heavyweight boxing matches. When you stay at the Palace of the Lost City you will have access to two ...
Accommodation types: Animal   Fairytale   Luxury
The Savoy Hotel London - One Of The Most Famous Hotels In The World
'13sep4
The  
Savoy
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A name synonymous with glamour and prestige, The Savoy stands on the banks of the River Thames in one of London’s best addresses. From there, you can see the famous skyline. The best of London is within walking distance… the theatre district, the art galleries, the opera, the famous clubs, ...
Accommodation types: Luxury
Location: London  England  West Europe
Mandarin Oriental Bangkok - One Of Bangkok’s Oldest Luxe Hotels
'13aug27
Mandarin Oriental  
Bangkok
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The original building of this hotel dates from 1886 and has been restored to reflect the glamour of that era with four-poster beds and fine white linen. Famous guests have included the accomplished novelist, Somerset Maugham, and Noel Coward. This has led current owners to create the “Author’s Lounge” – ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Spa
Madonna Inn - Eccentric And Luxurious Roadside Motel
'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 ...
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai - 5-Star Dubai Stunner With The Best Waterpark
'13aug5
Atlantis  
The Palm
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This 5 Star Dubai stunner is designed with Arab and Western influences and is home to one of the best waterparks in the world. It covers 113 acres and has 1539 rooms. There is an 11 acre Dolphin bay for you to experience swimming with marine mammals and there is ...
Accommodation types: Island   Luxury   Palace   Underwater
Pera Palace Hotel - Historic Hotel Of The Old Elite
'13jul30
Pera Palace  
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The historic Pera Palace Hotel held its opening ball in 1895. Its clientele often arrived on the Orient Express train and, over the years, the hotel hosted such luminaries as Atatürk, Agatha Christie, Ernest Hemingway and Greta Garbo. Recently, it has undergone a full restoration and has re-opened its doors ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Palace   Spa
Location: Istanbul  Turkey  East Europe
Hotel Union Øye - Old School European Elegance
'13jul26
Hotel Union  
Øye
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This Norwegian hotel was opened in 1891 to cater to the crème-de-la-crème of European society. Over the years it hosted Queen Wilhelmina of Holland, Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany, King Oscar II, Queen Maud, and King Haakon VII. In 1989 the hotel was restored to its former glory after years ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Traditional
Location: Øye  Norway  West Europe
Niyama Private Islands Maldives - Underwater Dining
'13jul25
Niyama  
Maldives
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On the website of the Niyama resort, they talk about their hotel having “Epicurean Delights” – what does this mean? Well, Epicurus was a Greek philosopher who advocated community living and friendship. He was particularly interested in maximizing pleasure and kicking pain in the ass. But that is not to ...
Accommodation types: Beach   Luxury   Underwater
American Colony Hotel - Unique Historic Building In Jerusalem
'13jul16
American Colony  
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This was originally the home of a Turkish ‘pasha’ or high ranking military officer. In the 19th Century, it became home to a Swedish and American ‘colony’ who were all members of the ‘Christian Utopia Society’. The colony lived a communal lifestyle and engaged in philanthropic work for all the ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Palace
Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel - The Best Pool Party In The World!
'13jun20
Ushuaia Ibiza  
Beach Hotel
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Where in the world would a nightclub and hotel merge to create a hotel-club hybrid with an open-air dance floor, pool, and music stage? Ibiza of course. Feel like a king or queen of the night as you view the party from your own private balcony. The hotel is right ...
Accommodation types: Beach   Design   Luxury   Music
Alila Villas Uluwatu - Sustainable Luxury On The Edge Of The World
'13jun18
Alila Villas  
Uluwatu
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Villas Uluwatu is a resort resting on an elevated plateau that catches warm breezes from the Indian Ocean. Not only did the British Sunday Times name it one of the top 100 hotels in the world but it is certified by sustainable tourist organization, EarthCheck. WOHA, the award-winning design team, ...
Accommodation types: Beach   Luxury
Location: Uluwatu  Indonesia  Oceania
Armani Hotel Dubai - Stay In The World's Tallest Tower
'13jun17
Armani  
Hotel
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Armani Hotel Dubai is located in the prestigious Burj Khalifa skyscraper in [Dubai](https://www.uniqhotels.com/locations/middle-east/united-arab-emirates/dubai) which is the tallest building in the world standing at 2723 ft / 828 m. You can avoid the crowds by accessing the hotel easily via the exclusive entrance. Everything is made by Giorgio Armani from the ...
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury   Skyscraper
Song Saa Private Island - Pearlescent Paradise Islands
'13jun5
Song Saa  
Private Island
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Cambodia has some tropical islands scattered off the coast in the Indian Ocean. They remain largely undeveloped – a rarity in South East Asia. Song Saa is one of the first luxury resorts to take one of these islands as its home. It is run in partnership with the local ...
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury   Nature
Bill and Coo Suites - The Romance Scientists
'13may29
Bill & Coo  
Suites
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Mykonos is a Greek Island that was formed, according to legend, when Greek God, Zeus, battled the titan giants. After a universe-shattering punch, delivered by the Greek deity, some of the titan’s teeth flew out. They fell into the Mediterranean to form Mykonos and its neighboring islands. After this violent ...
Accommodation types: Luxury
Location: Mikonos  Greece  East Europe
Perivolas Hotel Oia Santorini - Paradise Hewn On History
'13may24
Perivolas  
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This hotel is located on a secluded clifftop that overlooks the Greek island of Santorini. The island is part of a circular archipelago that was formed from volcanic rock following an ancient eruption that is fabled to have destroyed the city of Atlantis. Today, the island's edge around the crest ...
Accommodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury
Location: Oia  Greece  East Europe
Alila Diwa Goa - Sustainable Goa
'13may22
Alila Diwa  
Goa
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This hotel was designed to combine the best hospitality with traditional structures built from locally-sourced materials that blend into the local landscape of rice fields and palm leaves. The hotel has been a boon to the local community. It helps to fund the nearby high school and employs local women ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature
Location: Goa  India  South Asia
Palms Place Hotel and Spa - Crib Suite Or Barbie Suite?
'13may13
Palms Place  
Hotel
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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 ...
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury
Location: Las Vegas  USA  North America