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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Tortuga Lodge & Gardens
'17 aug 21
Tortuga Lodge  
& Gardens
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With just 27 rooms, the Tortuga Lodge & Gardens sits on a gorgeous canal located in Costa Rica. This lodge is the ideal place for those looking to reconnect with nature. From guided wildlife boating trips and fishing, to cultural excursions, there’s a world of adventure to discover in the ...
Accomodation types: Jungle   Nature
The Gritti Palace Venice
'17 apr 16
The Gritti  
Palace
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Location, location, location! The Gritti Palace Venice is a 15th century palazzo located along Italy’s Grand Canal, looking across the water to Santa Maria della Salute, a gorgeous church, and to the Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, home to the Guggenheim Museum. All 61 rooms and 21 suites at the Gritti ...
Accomodation types: Luxury
Location: Venice  Italy  West Europe
Floating Hostel ArkaBarka - Danube River Fun
'16 dec 7
ArkaBarka  
Floating Hostel
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This hostel rocks, literally. Arkabarka (is that not the most fun name to say?) is a boat hostel in Belgrade, Serbia at the river Danube. This contemporary wooden building is situated in one of the most beautiful central parks of Belgrade. Though it’s a hostel, there is definitely options for ...
Accomodation types: Floating   Hostel
Location: Belgrade  Serbia  East Europe
Hideout Bali - Off-grid eco bamboo home
'16 jul 29
Hideout  
Bali
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Built in 2015, The Hideout is not a fancy hotel, but an adventure seeker’s getaway hidden in a Balinese forest. Guests seeking solitude are sure to find it here, along with a fully equipped kitchen and a scooter that is free to use. Surrounding wildlife is abundant; travelers should be ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature   Tree
Location: Selat  Indonesia  Oceania
Pacuare Lodge
'16 mar 17
Pacuare  
Lodge
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Named one of National Geographic’s “unique lodges of the world,” the Pacuare Lodge in Costa Rica is a once in a lifetime rainforest experience for adventure-seeking travelers. Overlooking the Pacuare River and nestled in a rainforest, Pacuare is an eco-lodge where guests arrive and depart as part of a multi-day ...
Accomodation types: Jungle   Nature
River Kwai Jungle Rafts
'15 apr 22
River Kwai  
Jungle Rafts
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The world-renowned River Kwai Jungle Rafts resort has been providing guests a tranquil atmosphere amid the natural beauty of Thailand since 1976. Located on the River Kwai in Kanchanaburi, Thailand, this “floatel” is nestled in the Erawan National Park. From here, you can easily explore many of the natural caves ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Floating   Nature
Casa do Rio Vez
'14 apr 3
Casa do  
Rio Vez
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*A bucolic hideaway* The wheels of the 19th Century olive mill were spun by the glorious River Vaz that flows by its side. Today it is a private getaway set in acres of achingly beautiful private gardens full of oak trees, olive groves and lawns. Revamped in 2004 the style ...
Accomodation types: Nature
Het Kleine Paradijs
'14 apr 2
Het Kleine  
Paradijs
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*Peaceful Europe* Located in the fascinating town of Oosterend, "Het Kleine Paradijs" ("The Little Paradise" in English) is the perfect place to explore the region. Oosterend was known as “the Jerusalem of Holland” because it was home to five different religions and, this being the genteel Netherlands, they all existed ...
Accomodation types: Floating   Nature   Tree   Yurt
Aqua Amazon - Luxury River Cruise
'13 sep 25
Aqua  
Amazon
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*Luxury boat hotel by Jordi Puig* This hotel is located on a boat; no big deal there; lots of hotels are on boats – hell, what about cruise ships? Well this boat is a little different. Not only does it feature stunning design (more on that later) but it sails ...
Accomodation types: Boat   Jungle   Luxury
Location: Iquitos  Peru  South America
Saugerties Lighthouse
'13 sep 12
Saugerties  
Lighthouse
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*The Maritime History Hotel* Esopus Creek is one of the essential tributes of the Hudson River. When the Europeans began to settle in America, the creek soon became an important trade route for the natives and the newcomers. As the first 200 years of settlement fly-by we see towns and ...
Accomodation types: Lighthouse
Location: Saugerties  USA  North America
The Savoy Hotel London
'13 sep 4
The  
Savoy
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*One of the most famous hotels in the world* A name synonymous with glamour and prestige, The Savoy stands on the banks of the River Thames in one of London’s best addresses. From there, you can see the famous skyline. The best of London is walking distance… the theatre district, ...
Accomodation types: Luxury
Location: London  England  West Europe
Les Hautes Roches - Luxury cave hotel in “the garden of France”
'13 feb 6
Les Hautes  
Roches
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France is a pretty place. From the ornate promenades of Paris to the warm hills of the wine country people love to holiday here. But there is one area that is claimed to be the most beautiful and this is the Loire Valley. The river Loire has carved the valley ...
Accomodation types: Cave   Chateau   Luxury
Wooden Water-Side Lodges - Werf Ijlst? Werf Isit? Oh there it is
'12 dec 19
Werf Ijlst  
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In Northern Netherlands people don’t drive so much. They cycle the flatlands breathing fresh air or they take a boat along a network of clean waterways. The area is full of historic attractions and European charm. To make the most of your stay, the Werf Ijlst hotel offers its guests ...
Accomodation types: Boat   Design
Location: IJlst  Netherlands  West Europe
Dunton Hot Springs  - Good ol’ timey living with free wifi
'12 nov 19
Dunton  
Hot Springs
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This town was founded in 1885 when Marty McFly arrived from the future looking for The Doc… hang on. Wrong review. Yes, this town was founded on the banks of the Dolores River in 1885 about half a mile from a mine where the townsfolk worked. It was always a ...
Accomodation types: Nature   Traditional
Location: Dolores  USA  North America
Nhow – Europe’s first music hotel
'12 nov 14
Nhow  
Berlin
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The glamorous music industry meets modern hotels in Berlin. This is probably the only hotel in the world that has a dedicated “music manager”, its own recording studio and rehearsal rooms. They even provide guitars and keyboards as room service. The hotel is built around the concept of ‘dynamic space’ ...
Accomodation types: Design   Music
Location: Berlin  Germany  West Europe
Anantara Golden Triangle Resort and Spa
'12 oct 29
Anantara  
Golden Triangle
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Set on the mighty Mekong River in the hills of Thailand, you can see Myanmar and Laos from your balcony laying on your day bed. The incredible Golden Triangle location is steeped in history and natural beauty. There are landscaped gardens and your room features oversized terrazzo bathtubs, Thai textiles, ...
Accomodation types: Animal   Luxury   Nature
Vat Phou Boat – The river boat hotel
'12 sep 19
Vat Phou  
Boat
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The Mekong River is the 12th longest river in the world. It begins in Tibet and flows through six countries all the way to the sea. In section that flows through Laos, barges have long been used on the river as the main source of transportation for traders and travelers ...
Accomodation types: Boat
Location: Pakse  Laos  Southeast Asia
Juvet Landscape Hotel – ‘looking up Gaia’s skirt’ or ‘it’s all about the trees, man’
'12 jun 19
Juvet  
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These rooms were specially designed to bring you as close to nature as possible while still shielding you from its cold winds and sharp-toothed citizens. The simple pine and glass constructions are built on metal stilts that can be pulled from the ground leaving no trace of any construction being ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature   Spa
Location: Sylte  Norway  West Europe
Ariau Towers Amazon
'12 apr 9
Ariau  
Towers Amazon
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A thousand tropical birds call the colours of the rainbow. Friendly monkeys scamper in ancient trees past low-hanging sloths through farms of butterflies. These are the sights and sounds that greet you as you walk across a jungle catwalk, 70 feet high in the Amazon treetops. You are making your ...
Accomodation types: Jungle   Nature   Tree
Location: Manaus  Brazil  South America