Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
Garden Hotels
Hostal Las Olas - Quirky Villas In Copacabana Overlooking Lake Titicaca
'19feb11
Hostal  
Las Olas
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Heading to Copacabana? If you want to take a break from run-of-the-mill hotels, check out the quirky little place called Hostal Las Olas Guesthouse. It’s a complex of ten private villas, all of which come in different shapes and with unique interiors (my personal favorite is the seashell). Las Olas …
Accommodation types: Eco-Friendly   Fairytale   Nature
Le Moulin du Roc - French Countryside Retreat In A Historic Mill
'18jul6
Le Moulin  
du Roc
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As the name suggests, Le Moulin du Roc was initially built as a water mill. It was later converted into a hotel with some rooms situated in the historic mill and some in the newly added building. Today, Le Moulin du Roc is a quiet and charming sanctuary in southwestern …
Accommodation types: Fairytale   Luxury
Hotel Gino Wellness Rabath - Inside Georgia's Rabati Castle
'16nov22
Hotel Gino  
Wellness Rabath
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Located in Georgia (the country, not the state), this hotel is a spectacular, historic place to stay. This is the only hotel in the Caucasus region placed inside the walls of the historic fortress Rabath. In the historic center of Akhaltsikhe, right inside the Rabati Fortress, this hotel features a …
Accommodation types: Castle   Spa
Vila Monte Farm House - Getaway In The Portuguese Countryside
'16jul11
Vila Monte  
Farm House
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A quiet escape in Portugal, the Vila Monte Moncarapacho is the perfect spot to find solace and simplicity surrounded by nature’s pure greenery. This farmhouse-style hotel set on an orange grove is just a ten-minute drive from the beautiful Praia do Homem Nu beach. There are two pools, a tennis …
Accommodation types: Luxury
Gyreum Ecolodge - The Giant UFO That Landed In Ireland
'15nov27
Gyreum  
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One of the few venues that hosted an “end of the world party” on December 21st, 2012. Congratulations on surviving the apocalypse, and what better way to celebrate than to visit the Gyreum Ecolodge? Billed as the most extraordinary building in Ireland, the huge yurt-like structure is powered only by …
Accommodation types: Eco-Friendly   Hippie
Relais Cattedrale - 18th-Century Boutique Hotel In The Medieval Town Of Asti
'15sep14
Relais  
Cattedrale
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The Relais Cattedrale offers a stunning oasis in the heart of the medieval town of Asti, Italy. Surrounded by the bustling life of Palazzo Curbis di San Michele, this boutique hotel provides the perfect setting to begin your tour of Monferrato and unwind after a long day of exploration. The …
Accommodation types: Design
Location: Asti  Italy  West Europe
B&B La Scuola Guesthouse - Rustic Charm In The Asiago Plateau
'15sep7
La Scuola  
Guesthouse
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La Scuola Guesthouse is the culmination of the owners’ dream to create bed and breakfast in the heart of the Asiago Plateau. The former schoolhouse has been transformed into charming accommodations for guests seeking to experience the spectacular scenery, rich history, and romance of the region. Perfectly situated between the …
Accommodation types: Nature
Location: Lusiana  Italy  West Europe
Casa do Juncal - 900 Year Of History In Guimarães
'15aug31
Casa  
do Juncal
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Situated inside the city walls of Guimarães, Portugal, the Casa do Juncal allows guests to experience over 900 years of the city’s illustrious history. In recognition of its historical significance, the building was officially declared a World Heritage Site back in 2001. The hotel was originally built as a manor …
Accommodation types: Design
Brocket Hall Melbourne Lodge - Exclusive Manor For Golf-Lovers
'15mar2
Brocket  
Hall
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Brocket Hall is a beautiful exclusive use manor house in England that offers a wide variety of amenities and sporting activities for the active traveler. Set within 543 acres of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside with two 18-hole golf courses and traditional butler service, Brocket Hall provides a unique and luxurious stay. …
Accommodation types: Golf   Luxury   Traditional
Le Château D'orfeuillette - Charming Modern Art Chateau
'15jan29
Château  
d'Orfeuillette
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Located in Gevaudan - an area of France with a long history going back to Roman times - Château d'Orfeuillette is traditional châteaux. Renovated in 2010, you will find the interior contemporary and charming. Like any of the furniture? Well, you can buy it. Yes, it’s all for sale here, …
Accommodation types: Art   Chateau   Luxury
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
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
Sekeping Tenggiri - A Guest House With A Taste Of Country Living
'13dec5
Sekeping  
Tenggiri
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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 as you enter the enclosed courtyard. Virulent greenery and carefully …
Accommodation types: Nature
Eve's Garden - Experiments In Organic Living
'13nov13
Eve's  
Garden
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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 made from straw-bale and …
Accommodation types: Concept   Eco-Friendly
Location: Marathon  USA  North America
Hotel Burg Oberranna - 12th Century Castle In The Wachau Valley
'13oct31
Hotel Burg  
Oberranna
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For thousands of years, the most popular pastime in Europe was killing your neighbors. England and France win the prize for managing to have a war that lasted for 100 years. Because of a readiness for violence, castles began to sprout all through Europe’s green hills and many survive to …
Accommodation types: Castle
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
Monteverdi Tuscany - Beautiful World Heritage Site
'13aug19
Monteverdi  
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In Tuscany, there is a beautiful villa that has been restored. With only seven rooms, this exclusive hotel has married modern furnishings with the traditional style. The half-ancient wooden beams hold up the ceiling as you sit in front of a 200-year-old fireplace next to a stone wall that was …
Accommodation types: Nature   Traditional   Wine
American Colony Hotel - Unique Historic Building In Jerusalem
'13jul16
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 …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Palace
Casa Da Cisterna - Medieval And Beautiful
'13jul9
Casa  
da Cisterna
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This fortified village on the Spanish/Portugal border has seen its fair share of action over the last millennium. Conquered and occupied by everyone from the Romans to the Moors the castle lies in ruins. The old village remains in good condition and is an amazing place to visit. When you …
Accommodation types: Castle   Nature
Fonteverde – European Glamour
'12oct26
Fonteverde  
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For hundreds of years, The Medicis were one of the most powerful families in Europe. If anyone knew the most beautiful spot in Italy it was them. Their summer houses were legendary. Now you can stay in one of their great buildings located in the Val d'Orcia which is a …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Spa