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Hotel Arbez - A hotel with half in Switzerland and half in France
'16sep26
Hotel Arbez  
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Hotel Arbez is an unusual place – half is in France and half in Switzerland. When a new border between the two countries was drawn in 1862 it happened to run down the middle of a field owned by one Mr. Ponthus. He built a shop that straddled the boarder ...
Accomodation types: Traditional
ION Adventure Hotel Iceland
'16jan29
ION  
Adventure Hotel
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For travelers looking to take in the beauty of the Northern Lights (known as Aurora Borealis to some), trek across some glaciers and explore lava fields, ION Luxury Adventure Hotel is a wonderfully unique place to stay in Iceland. Less than an hour by car from Iceland’s coastal capital of ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature   Spa
Rutundu Log Cabins at Mount Kenya
'15dec23
Rutundu  
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Rough-Luxe is an aesthetic, an artistic style, that involves leaving a purposely unfinished look to an interior. Dark woods and clean unobstructed lines are used to leave a few highlights of design. Here, on the shores of Lake Rutundu in Kenya, the highlights are undoubtedly the gorgeous views from the ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Location: Meru  Kenya  Africa
Hotel Ještěd
'15sep11
Hotel  
Jested
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Situated in the northern mountains of the Czech Republic, Hotel Ještěd dominates the skyline of the Liberec region. Reaching an altitude over 1,000 meters, it has been a significant landmark and place of historic importance. The first monument was built at its summit in 1737, but today guests can now ...
Accomodation types: Mountain   Tower
Herdade do Moinho Novo
'15sep4
Herdade do  
Moinho Novo
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The Herdade do Moinho Novo, located in the municipality of Montijo, Portugal is among the latest innovations in agritourism. Only 30 minutes from Lisbon, the bungalows are set in a cork oak forest, meaning they are completely surrounded by nature. The “hanging houses” are perfectly integrated into the rural landscape ...
Accomodation types: Design   Nature
Location: Canha  Portugal  West Europe
Alila Jabal Akhdar
'15jul23
Alila  
Jabal Akhdar
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While Oman might not be the first place that pops into peoples' heads when they think about a luxurious vacation, it is soon about to change. The country is home to the magnificent Alila Jabal Akhdar resort in the Al Hajar Mountain range. The name Jabal Akhdar in Arabic stands ...
Accomodation types: Desert   Luxury   Mountain
Location: Nizwa  Oman  Middle East
Herangtunet Boutique Hotel
'15jun18
Herangtunet  
Hotel
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Nestled in Norway’s highest mountain range, the enchanting village of Heggenes is perched between two picturesque national parks. At an altitude of 500 meters, you will find the exclusive boutique hotel Herangtunet. This stunning estate seems as if it were taken from the pages of a fairytale. Set amid an ...
Accomodation types: Design   Nature   Traditional
Location: Heggenes  Norway  West Europe
Sulzfluh Mountain Inn
'15jun5
Sulzfluh  
Mountain Inn
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Sulzfluh Mountain Inn seems as if it came directly from a classic piece of literature; it is tucked into the end of a valley basin offering a magnificent view of the Swiss Alps, the mountain scenery of the Partnun Valley, and the community of Graubünden below. The hotel offers a ...
Accomodation types: Mountain   Traditional
The Cambrian
'15may15
The Cambrian  
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Adelboden is home to an illustrious hotel known as The Cambrian. The hotel is in the heart of ski territory, and as such, the hotel offers ski lessons from licensed professionals, multiple ski routes, and all the gear you may need for your adventure. The Cambrian is also famous for ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Mountain   Spa
Gstaad Palace
'15may6
Gstaad  
Palace
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The town of Gstaad is renowned for the magnificent Swiss Alps and great skiing. If you are looking for the perfect accommodations for your Swiss getaway, look no further than Gstaad Palace. The palace was constructed in 1913 for the world’s most exclusive clientèle and has always offered unparalleled discretion ...
Accomodation types: Castle   Luxury   Mountain
Belcampo Lodge
'15mar18
Belcampo  
Lodge
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Belize is a unique location as the only English speaking country in Central America that is also considered a part of the Caribbean. On the southern tip of this country, on the Caribbean coast sits the Belcampo Lodge on a 12,000 acre nature reserve. You can spend your days in ...
Accomodation types: Jungle   Nature
Village Flottant de Pressac
'14dec11
Village  
Flottant
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What better way to celebrate nature than by floating on the water? The Village cabins to rent are heated and comfy, but the real attraction is the amazing feeling of floating on water while you sleep in a comfy bed or dine with friends. You can either have a cabin ...
Accomodation types: Floating   Nature
Location: Pressac  France  West Europe
The Covered Bridge House
'14dec8
Covered  
Bridge
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The Covered Bridge earned much of its fame after being highlighted on HGTV. The now historic location, known as the Covered Bridge House, is a located within a few steps of Nevada City, but has a distinctly natural ambiance. The interiors of the home are New York loft style and ...
Accomodation types: Design
Hotel Öschinensee
'14oct17
Hotel  
Oeschinensee
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*A traditional alpine welcome* This hotel was built in 1892 in the Jungfrau-Aletsch protected area of the Swiss Alps that has since become a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The 30-bed and dormitory property has been passed down four and five generations of the same family which is impressive in these ...
Accomodation types: Mountain
3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat
'14sep25
Kulmhotel  
Gornergrat
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*Surmount your expectations* This is the highest hotel in the Swiss Alps located 3048 metres above sea level. The hotel took ten years to build and was completed in 1907. Two observatories were constructed in 1996 one on each of the tall towers. They allow astronomers to take advantage of ...
Accomodation types: Astronomy   Mountain
Mönchsjoch Hut
'14sep24
Mönchsjoch  
Hut
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*Independent accommodation at the top of Europe* Arriving at Jungfraujoch station there is a sign proclaiming this to be the “top of Europe”. Operators, Jungfraubahn put the sign there being proud of the fact their railway includes the highest main line station in Europe. Trains pull through a tunnel somehow ...
Accomodation types: Mountain
Fannaråkhytta Lodge
'14mar18
Fannaråkhytta  
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*Norway’s Highest Tourist Lodge* A joy for the ruddy-cheeked and strong-legged, this unique hotel is actually a cabin 2068m above sea-level and is Norway’s highest tourist lodge with views of the Hurrungane Mountains and ancient glaciers that reflect light from the long-shining summer sun. This remote lodge is only accessible ...
Accomodation types: Mountain   Remote
Location: Luster  Norway  West Europe
Hotel Pilatus-Kulm
'14jan28
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Pilatus-Kulm
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*A dragon-ridden mountaintop* Nope, this is not the home of the Pilates fitness cult but a place for adventures. This Alpine hotel was opened in 1890 and is over 2000 metres above sea-level. It is located on the Pilatus Mountain – one of the Alp’s most jagged and arresting peaks ...
Accomodation types: Mountain
Hotel Glymur
'14jan8
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Glymur
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*“One of the world’s best hot tubs”* Iceland: the original land of ice and fire. Just a short drive from capital city, Reykjavík, is Hotel Glymur which overlooks the azure waters of the Whale Fjord. The hotel was named after the Glymur waterfall – which is one of the highest ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Remote
Madonna Inn
'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 ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury
Whitepod
'13jul19
Whitepod  
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*Future Igloos* Brand new for winter 2012/13 these futuristic eco pods nestle in the Alps creating a little igloo village. Your pod is made out of insulating fiber and has a wood-burner for comfort. There is an en-suite bathroom and super luxurious bedding. Whitepod is part of the eco-tourism movement ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Mountain   Nature   Tent
Post Ranch Inn – True Grit and Beautiful Scenery
'13mar29
Post Ranch  
Inn
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Set in the blisteringly beautiful hills, planes and beaches of Big Sur in California, The Post Ranch Inn has long been part of the local area. In the early 20th Century explorer William Brainard Post was one of the first settlers in the area which was still largely uninhabited, he ...
Accomodation types: Design   Luxury   Nature
Location: Big Sur  USA  North America