Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
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South Foreland Lighthouse
'15 jul 6
South Foreland  
Lighthouse
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The white cliffs of Dover have inspired literature and songs for centuries in addition to drawing thousands of tourists every year. The South Foreland Lighthouse is one of the most famous Victorian landmarks of the area and offers some of the best views of this picturesque area. While most visitors ...
Accomodation types: Lighthouse   Nature
Solar do Castelo
'15 may 13
Solar  
do Castelo
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The 18th-century mansion within the confines of St. Jorge’s Castle in Alfama, Lisbon is home to Solar do Castelo. This eco-hotel, which was built on the site of the former Alcaçova Palace, offers top of the line hotel rooms with hardwood floors contemporary décor, a flat screen TV, Wi-Fi, and ...
Accomodation types: Castle
Location: Lisbon  Portugal  West Europe
Hôtel Droog
'15 feb 17
Hôtel  
Droog
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Whether you are visiting Amsterdam for business or pleasure, or perhaps a mix of both, one of the most unique hotel experiences to be had is at the Hôtel Droog. It is located in the heart of the historical center of the city and what makes it truly interesting is ...
Accomodation types: Art   Concept   Design
Seven4One Hotel
'14 feb 15
Seven4One  
Hotel
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*Trendy spaces in idyllic surroundings* This boutique hotel in Laguna Beach, California is a special design hotel created by the famous Horst Architects. They have created a contemporary design in conversation with the quaint aesthetics of Laguna Beach. They used reclaimed wood from buildings demolished in east LA, over 100 ...
Accomodation types: Design
Sekeping Tenggiri
'13 dec 5
Sekeping  
Tenggiri
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*A Guest House with a Taste of Country Living* A relaxing get-away in the suburbs of Bangsar, Sekeping Tenggiri is a surprising mix of art and garden taste. The ambiance of country living is immediately visible in the vine covered screen marking the patio entrance. The feelings become more pronounced ...
Accomodation types: Nature
Eve's Garden
'13 nov 13
Eve's  
Garden
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*Experiments in Organic Living* This hotel is an Organic Bed & Breakfast and Ecology Resource Center which means they have amazing gardens overflowing with flowers, hand-built guestrooms using ethically-sourced materials and a lovely courtyard and tea room. Much of the hotel has been made from recycled materials. There are buildings ...
Accomodation types: Concept   Eco
Location: Marathon  USA  North America
American Colony Hotel
'13 jul 16
American Colony  
Hotel
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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 ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Palace
Location: Jerusalem  Israel  Middle East
Glencomeragh Hermitages
'13 mar 26
Glencomeragh  
Hermitages
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Run by the Rosminian Order of the Catholic Church, the Glencomeragh Hermitages are part of a wider complex which includes a lovely country house converted for use by those seeking a spiritual retreat. The hermitages are functional, modern constructions set on stilts in the lush Irish hillside. They are made ...
Accomodation types: Design   Nature
Location: Clonmel  Ireland  West Europe
Hotel Ukraina aka Radisson Royal Moscow - Soviet Renaissance and Grandeur
'13 feb 20
Hotel  
Ukraina
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This stunning hotel was built in 1952 as part of the ‘Soviet Skyscraper’ project. The foundation stones were laid in 1947 to mark the 800th anniversary of Moscow and celebrate the USSR victory in World War Two. Though completed after his death, this building and its sisters are seen as ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper   Soviet
Location: Moscow  Russia  East Europe
Sandton Grand Hotel Reylof – Ba-roque the Party!
'12 nov 20
Sandton Grand Hotel  
Reylof
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Built in 1724 during the Baroque period of European art, this historic town house is decorated in ostentatious red and gold, thick gilded plaster and heavy marbling. It has been well cared for in the intervening centuries and was last renovated in the 1990s. It is part of a string ...
Accomodation types: Luxury
Location: Gent  Belgium  West Europe
Amangiri Villas - Paleolithic skyscrapers in a constellation-swirled sky
'12 aug 23
Amangiri  
Villas
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‘The canyon wilderness, the hoodoo land of spire and pillar and pinnacle where no man lives’ is how transcendental anarchist author, Edward Abbey described the landscape where Amangiri Villas sit; their sandstone walls blending perfectly into the desert setting. The architecture is simple and modern with large glass windows drawing ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature
Location: Kanab  USA  North America
Hotel Aire de Bardenas – where the streets rage with running bulls
'12 aug 14
Hotel Aire  
de Bardenas
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Designed to enhance the beauty of the natural landscape traditionally used for farming and olive grows by the native Basque people, Aire de Bardenas is a great example of how contemporary architecture can be used to build excellent hotels. The main façade of the hotel is built from containers originally ...
Accomodation types: Design
Location: Tudela  Spain  West Europe
Hotel Katajanokka
'12 may 28
Hotel   
Katajanokka
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You will be pleased to know your window does not have bars here. And you can check out whenever you like. When this unusual hotel was a prison, inmates would ask each other: ‘how long is your cake?’ ‘Cake’ was a term Finnish prisoners used to describe the length of ...
Accomodation types: Jail
Location: Helsinki  Finland  East Europe
Sandton Hotel de Filosoof
'12 may 5
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
Old Mount Gambier Gaol
'12 apr 20
Old Mount  
Gambier Gaol
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This building was used as a prison from 1866-1995. Now it is one of the more unusual hostels in the world. Cells have been converted into comfortable rooms and the old prison doors remain as they were, save for a lick of paint and the removal of spy holes. There ...
Accomodation types: Hostel   Jail