Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
Hiking Hotels
Mohonk Mountain House - Outdoor Adventures
'21jan11
Mohonk  
Mountain House
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Just 80 miles North of New York City you can find the charming town of New Paltz. A small path is leading from here to a secluded getaway called the Mohonk Mountain House. The 150-year-old building sits right by the Mohonk Lake, neighboring the Mohonk Preserve that has over 8,000 ...
Accommodation types: Nature   Palace
Location: New Paltz  USA  North America
Camp Sarika, Amangiri - Glamping In Canyon Point
'20oct20
Camp Sarika  
Amangiri
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The Aman luxury hotel group famous for its unique accommodations around the world has opened up its newest resort. Set in the raw wilderness of the Utah desert, the Camp Sarika by Amangiri only consists of ten tented pavilions. The name, Amangiri, comes from the Sanskrit word meaning "open space" ...
Accommodation types: Desert   Luxury   Tent
Manshausen Island - Private island sea cabins above the Arctic Circle in Norway
'19may10
Manshausen  
Island
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Owned by a polar explorer, writer and photographer Børge Ousland, Manshausen Island Resort has a taste of true adventure. Its tagline, “where sea and mountains meet”, captures well the remote and beautiful surroundings of the property. Manshausen is a 55-acre private island far above the Arctic Circle in Norway and ...
Accommodation types: Nature   Remote
Location: Nordskot  Norway  West Europe
Schutzhütte Schöne Aussicht - Cozy mountain refuge in South Tyrol
'19jan3
Schutzhütte  
Schöne Aussicht
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Schöne Aussicht or Bella Vista (“beautiful view” in English) are not just empty names. The views from this mountain refuge are truly stunning and completely wild. Located in Val Senales in South Tyrol, the hotel is surrounded by nothing but glaciers and mountain peaks. It’s not that easy to get ...
Accommodation types: Mountain
The Torridon Hotel - Heritage Hotel In Scottish Highlands With Suites, Inn Rooms And Private Cottage
'18oct4
The Torridon  
Hotel
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The Torridon Hotel is set on 58 acres of private parkland in one of the most scenic parts of the United Kingdom. Located on the banks of Loch Torridon, the property overlooks the iconic Scottish Highlands landscape: snow-capped mountains, glittering lochs and miles upon miles of fields and forests. This ...
Accommodation types: Castle   Nature
Mischabel Hut - A Mecca for mountaineering nerds
'18feb2
Mischabel  
Hut
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This Alpine hut is 3,340 metre above sea-level and located deep in the Pennine Alps. It is only accessible to experienced hikers who can make the 4 mile journey from the nearby town of Saas Fee which was used a location for the Wham! 1984 hit single, “Last Christmas I ...
Accommodation types: Mountain
Britannia Hut - Britannia Rules The Peaks
'18jan10
Britannia Hut  
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The Britannia Hut is one of the most popular huts in the Swiss Alps – quite an achievement when you consider how many of them there are. It was built in 1912 while many other classic huts were also built around that time. I think it has to do with ...
Accommodation types: Mountain   Nature
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 border ...
Accommodation 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 ...
Accommodation 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 ...
Accommodation 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 ...
Accommodation 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 ...
Accommodation types: Design   Nature
Location: Canha  Portugal  West Europe
Alila Jabal Akhdar - On Top Of The Omani Green Mountain
'15jul24
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 ...
Accommodation 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 ...
Accommodation 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 ...
Accommodation 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 ...
Accommodation types: Luxury   Mountain   Spa
Gstaad Palace
'15may7
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 ...
Accommodation 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 ...
Accommodation types: Jungle   Nature
Village Flottant de Pressac
'14dec12
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 ...
Accommodation 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 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 have won ...
Accommodation types: Design
Hotel Öschinensee - A Traditional Alpine Welcome
'14oct17
Hotel  
Oeschinensee
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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 harsh times where such ...
Accommodation types: Mountain
3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat - Surmount Your Expectations
'14sep26
Kulmhotel  
Gornergrat
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This is the highest hotel in the Swiss Alps located 3048 meters 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 the clear air ...
Accommodation types: Astronomy   Mountain