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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Ventana Big Sur - 70s Vibe Wilderness Resort At The Post Creek
'21jul21
Ventana  
Big Sur
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Spread out on 243 acres of pristine land in California's most beautiful corner, Ventana Big Sur resort is encircled by the Post Creek. The dramatic Pacific coastline and redwood forested mountains set the tone of this epic place. The resort has been around since the 1970s, but after the famed …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature
Location: Big Sur  USA  North America
The Trailer Pond – Happy Vintage Trailers & Great Wine
'21may18
The Trailer  
Pond
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This happy place lies on a 130-acre organic farm. The color-coded vintage trailers are spread around a pond and encircled by the greenery of the Alta Colina Vineyard. The region is best known for its sweeping hills and its tasty wines. Before arriving at this tranquil place, all you have …
Accommodation types: Nature   Trailer   Wine
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
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
Amanemu - Minimalist Retreat In Ise-Shima Park
'18jul31
Amanemu  
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Located in a remote part of the beautiful Ise-Shima National Park in Japan, Amanemu is a hidden luxury retreat. The resort overlooks Ago Bay, known as the Bay of Pearls, and is surrounded by lush forests and golf courses. The architecture of Amanemu is a true celebration of minimalism. Inspired …
Accommodation types: Design   Nature   Spa
Location: Shima-shi  Japan  East Asia
Watamu Treehouse - Nature Getaway With Sunset Yoga Classes
'17nov28
Watamu  
Treehouse
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Watamu Treehouse has been named a "Best Hotel in Kenya" and it’s no wonder why! Located on Kenya’s serene Watamu Beach and built high amongst the treetops, this hotel offers guests an unreal view of the Indian Ocean coastline and lush surrounding forests. It’s the perfect getaway for those looking …
Accommodation types: Beach   Nature
Location: Watamu  Kenya  Africa
Lakshman Sagar Resort - Incredible Wander In Rajasthan
'17nov1
Lakshman Sagar  
Resort
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Built in the 19th Century, this getaway is unlike any other in Raipur, India. Lakshman Sagar was originally constructed as a hunting lodge, hosting only the most elite and noble families. Now, it’s home to 12 sustainably designed cottages dotted along a man-made lake. Known for its “slow living” mantra, …
Accommodation types: Fairytale
Location: Raipur  India  South Asia
Adler Lodge Alpe - Cozy Alpine Getaway With Amazing Spa
'17aug9
Adler  
Lodge Alpe
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Are you an expert skier looking for an exclusive ski resort? Have you imagined soaring through the snow with backdrops of a stunning alpine meadow? Prefer to stay in, soak in the pool and drink some cioccolata calda? No matter your preference, Adler Lodge, located in Italy’s Alpe di Siusi, …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Mountain   Nature   Spa
Singita Sasakwa Lodge - Wildlife Spotting From A Luxury Lodge In Tanzania
'17aug3
Singita Sasakwa  
Lodge
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Have you ever dreamed of stargazing as you sit atop the majestic Serengeti plains? Perhaps you’ve wanted to go on a guided safari, try your hand at archery, or visit a lively African community. All of that and much more can be found at the Singita Sasakwa Lodge, located on …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature
Kupu Kupu Barong Villas And Tree Spa By L’OCCITANE - Jungle Life In Ubud
'17jun16
Kupu Kupu  
Barong Villas
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The Kupu Kupu Barong Villas offers guests all the indulgences you expect of a 5-star resort while providing a secluded environment enclosed by verdant tropical gardens. Located in the heart of Bali, the resort is situated in Ubud, overlooking the Ayung River valley. The conceptual design of the resort embraces …
Accommodation types: Jungle   Nature
Location: Ubud  Indonesia  Oceania
COMO Uma Punakha - WOW-Factor In Bhutan
'17may31
Uma Punakha  
by COMO
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Wow. That is surely the first thing to come out of traveler’s mouths who step onto the property of COMO Uma in Punakha. COMO Uma Punakha is an incredible destination with spectacular views over a lush, bright green valley and rice paddies in the smallest landlocked state in Asia. COMO …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Mountain   Nature
Location: Thimphu  Bhutan  South Asia
Native Village Inn Philippines - Bungalows With Panorama On Rice Terraces
'16dec20
Native Village  
Inn Philippines
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This unique mountain lodge overlooking Banaue’s World Heritage Rice Terraces is a super cool spot to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The Native Village website is quick to point out that this is NOT a five-star resort. “We are a simple resort with fantastic views, …
Accommodation types: Nature   Remote
Banana House And Wellness Centre - Beachfront Boutique Hotel In Kenya
'16sep6
Banana House  
Wellness
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Lamu Banana House and Wellness Center is the ideal destination for travelers seeking to fully immerse themselves in the beauty of their surroundings and experience a variety of holistic wellness activities in a completely relaxed atmosphere. Situated in Shela on Lamu Island, this five-star boutique hotel feels as if it …
Accommodation types: Beach
Location: Lamu  Kenya  Africa
Ice House Hotel - Majestic River Views From Your Jacuzzi
'16sep2
Ice House  
Hotel
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Although the name of this hotel invokes an image of the famous sculpted ice palaces of Scandinavia, the Ice House Hotel’s name is actually derived from its structure. Originally known as the Iceland Cottage, the hotel is a blend of the 19th-century building and the contemporary floor-to-ceiling glass installation. The …
Accommodation types: Nature   Spa
Location: Ballina  Ireland  West Europe
Samode Safari Lodge - Wild Tiger Safari In India
'16feb3
Samode Safari  
Lodge
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Ever dream of being surrounded by wild tigers somewhere in a land far away...say, India? Look no further than the Samode Safari Lodge! Warmly decorated with a wooden floor, two large wood-burning fireplaces, and a large wooden deck, this lodge offers spectacular views and an array of onsite activities. Samode …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature   Spa
Location: Parāsi  India  South Asia
Beach Sun Retreat Dymchurch - Artificial Sun All Year Long
'15jan27
Beach Sun  
Retreat
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England isn’t best known for its sunshine. It does occur but is usually unreliable. Thank God, then, for the Beach Sun Retreat; the UK’s only holiday location featuring year-round sunlight. This is courtesy of the sun room featuring “Real Sunlight”, a Swedish invention that mimics natural sunlight with all the …
Accommodation types: Beach   Design   Luxury
Dune Barr House - Verandah in the Forest - 19th Century Colonial Bungalow In India
'14may27
The Verandah  
in the Forest
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Located at the Matheran Hill Station around 90km from Mumbai, The Verandah in the Forest is a 19th Century colonial bungalow originally built by an Englishman who no-doubt sported the Nietzsche-style mustache in vogue at the time. Overman or not you will find the surroundings delightful and the location, high …
Accommodation types: Heritage
Location: Matheran  India  South Asia
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
Jade Mountain Resort - Infinite Paradise
'13sep24
Jade  
Mountain
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Located overlooking the Piton World Heritage site and the Caribbean Sea, Jade Mountain is a web of linked rooms, green sanctuaries, and infinity pools. Your room has no fourth wall and opens stage-like to encompass the grand vista and sea - the room all but drops off into the gorgeous …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Nature   Spa
Almyra Hotel Paphos - The Beauty And The Harbor
'13aug21
Almyra  
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A high-quality renovation has created a hotel with excellent craftsmanship. Inspired by the goddess of love and beauty, Aphrodite (who, legend has it, was born from the waters of Cyprus) the hotel was built in a traditional terrace design to maximize the ocean views. Your room has ample space with …
Accommodation types: Beach   Design   Spa
Location: Paphos  Cyprus  East Europe