Discover and dream your way through our selection of stunning unusual and exciting hotels in locations all over the world revealed in High Definition.
Sea Hotels
West Usk Lighthouse
'18nov23
West Usk  
Lighthouse
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Built in 1821 by a Scottish architect, this lighthouse located at the mouth of the River Usk in the United Kingdom now holds four guest rooms. A stone spiral staircase takes you to the first floor where all the rooms to let are. These wedge-shaped bedrooms (arranged around a wishing ...
Accomodation types: Lighthouse
Pelican Point Lodge - Namibia’s secluded hotel by the lighthouse
'18jun11
Pelican Point  
Lodge
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Pelican Point Lodge is one of those hotels that isn’t just accommodation, but a destination in itself. The lodge took its name from the Pelican Point, where it’s situated. It’s a remote peninsula off the coast of Namibia with the Atlantic Ocean on one side and the Walvis Bay on ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Lighthouse   Nature   Remote
Location: Walvis Bay  Namibia  Africa
Les Collines De Niassam - Secluded eco-lodges in Senegal
'18jun5
Les Collines  
De Niassam
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Imagine waking up in a little tree house perched on top of a baobab tree with sun gently soaking through the curtains. You look out the window and see nothing but the baby-blue water of the mangrove lagoon. Sounds magical? Well, in Les Collines de Niassam, an eco-lodge complex in ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature
Location: Palmarin  Senegal  Africa
andBeyond Mnemba Island
'17jul24
&Beyond Mnemba  
Island
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To infinity and beyond! Okay, so maybe you’re not Buzz Lightyear... but you’ll surely be buzzing about this beautiful Mnemba Island resort located just off the northeast coast of Zanzibar! Each of the 12 open-sided, thatched wooden suites comes complete with its own private shaded veranda. The decor is simple ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Island   Luxury   Remote
Bulungula Lodge - Eco-friendly backpackers paradise
'17jul10
Bulungula  
Lodge
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The Bulungula Lodge (pronounced boo-lun-GOO-lah) is part backpacker’s roadtrip, part cultural immersion and part package holiday. It was set up in 2005 as an experiment to see if eco-tourism could help the local economy and it has been a resounding success. Getting there is part of the by train, bus ...
Accomodation types: Eco   Nature
Location: Nqileni  South Africa  Africa
Belmond Hotel Splendido - Royal life in the 16th-century monastery hotel
'17jun15
Belmond Hotel  
Splendido
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Set overlooking the picture-perfect Italian Riviera, with its luxury yachts bobbing in the crystal blue waters, Belmond Hotel Splendido is conveniently located next to Italy’s Portofino Harbor. Made up of 67 rooms and suites, the Belmond, which was once a 16th-century monastery, rests on a steep, rugged hill overlooking the ...
Accomodation types: Luxury
Location: Portofino  Italy  West Europe
Finca Cortesin Hotel Golf & Spa, Malaga
'17may23
Finca Cortesin  
Hotel
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Located between the cities of Marbella and Sotogrande in Spain, the Hotel Finca Cortesin is bright and luxurious, spacious and inviting - the ultimate luxury getaway! With 67 large, bright and beautifully designed suites with high ceilings, the Finca Cortesin is fit for royalty. It’s also ranked as being one ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Golf   Luxury   Spa
Location: Casares  Spain  West Europe
Qualia Hamilton Island
'17may19
Qualia  
Hamilton Island
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Hamilton Island is the largest inhabited island of the Whitsunday Islands in Queensland, Australia, and happens to be home to this luxury resort! Qualia has 60 private pavilions; all boasting picture-perfect views of the Coral Sea and the Whitsunday Islands. The word qualia means a ‘collection of deeper sensory experiences’ ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury   Spa
Elephant Road Resort - Surf and Rest
'16dec27
Elephant Road  
Resort
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Located in a quiet part of the Sri Lankan jungle, the Elephant Road Resort is a place where you will see not only elephants, but monkeys, peacocks and birds along the side roads brightening up the day of passersby. Each of the four two-story suites offer guests beautiful jungle and ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Nature
Iniala Beach House - Fluid shapes at the beach
'16oct12
Iniala  
Beach House
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Located on the beautiful golden sands of Natai Beach, Thailand, facing the turquoise waters of the Andaman Sea, the Iniala Beach House is the perfect getaway. Iniala Beach House is a private residence available to rent entirely, or by individual villa or Penthouse Suite. Boasting three beachfront villas and a ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Design   Luxury
Saffire Freycinet in Tasmania
'16aug10
Saffire  
Freycinet
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This 20-suite luxury lodge is located on Australia’s Tasmanian Coast adjacent to Coles Bay and overlooking the beautiful Freycinet Peninsula. The name “Saffire” comes from the abundance of sapphires found in Tasmania. Just a two-minute walk from the beach, the Saffire is striking in appearance; the organic roof is constructed ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Nature
Location: Coles Bay  Australia  Oceania
Velaa Island - Luxury Maldives resort on a private island with breathtaking spa
'16may30
Velaa  
Island
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When people think of an exclusive island experience, their thoughts tend to turn towards hotels in places like the Maldives, however, true exclusivity will be yours when you check into your private oceanfront villa on Velaa Island. This is because it is only accessible by boat, seaplane, or helicopter. The ...
Accomodation types: Island   Luxury   Spa
Location: Noonu  Maldives  South Asia
Ponta Dos Ganchos Resort
'16mar31
Ponta  
Dos Ganchos
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Located on a private peninsula in Brazil, the Ponta Dos Ganchos Resort is surrounded by extraordinary views and the gorgeous turquoise waters of Brazil’s Emerald Coast. With a total of 25 suites, this adult’s only resort offers guests a cinema, swimming pools, nature trails, tennis resort and spa to enjoy ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Luxury
The Island aka The House In The Sea
'16feb18
The Island  
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If you’re an adventure seeker who isn’t afraid of heights, this house could be your next vacation spot. Located in Newquay, Cornwall in Great Britain, this house is completely surrounded by water and get this - it can only be reached by crossing a 90 foot-high suspension bridge! The interior ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Nature
House in the Clouds
'15dec11
House  
in the Clouds
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A water tower was built in 1923. It stored 50,000 gallons of water pumped from a local well ready to distribute water around the local area. The original water tower was an ugly structure so the architects had the magnificent idea of making it look like a cottage on top ...
Accomodation types: Tower
Harbour Grand Kowloon
'15dec3
Harbour Grand  
Kowloon
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This 555-room, five-star hotel situated on the Kowloon waterfront is just steps from the famous Victoria Harbour in Hong Kong. Each room offers floor to ceiling windows and marble bathrooms. Travelers can take a dip in the hotel’s glass-walled infinity pool and jacuzzi overlooking the harbor. Guests can also choose ...
Accomodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Villa on Dunbar Rock
'15nov16
Villa  
on Dunbar Rock
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A beauty mark on the blue cheeks of the Caribbean Sea - Dunbar Rock has an incredible Bond-esq villa with 8 guest suites. Run by diving specialists, the hotel offers PADI courses, night dives and three normal dives a day. Everything is included. So you can breakfast in the dining ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Island
Svinoy Lighthouse – Historic Lighthouse in Norway
'15nov9
Svinoy  
Lighthouse
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Svinøy is an island off the coast of Norway. Its name translates as ‘Swine Island’ because farmers used it as grazing ground for pigs during the summer months. Norwegian authorities wanted to build a lighthouse there from 1850 but found it difficult to transport materials and build on the island. ...
Accomodation types: Island   Lighthouse   Remote
Location: Herøy  Norway  West Europe
The Inn at Rodanthe aka Seredepity
'15oct7
The Inn  
at Rodanthe
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This rental property was built in the 1980s on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, a 200-mile stretch of barrier islands off the coast of the North American mainland that have long been a kite-strewn holiday destination. It was the location for a film called Nights in Rodanthe where Richard ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Movie
Location: Rodanthe  USA  North America
Cap Rocat
'15aug12
Cap  
Rocat
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As you approach the Cap Rocat, it almost feels as if you have been transported through time. Situated on a remote stretch of the bay of Palma, this former 19th century fortress on Mallorca has been refurbished into a stunning boutique hotel. In an effort to preserve the original character ...
Accomodation types: Castle   Luxury
Vivanta By Taj - Coral Reef
'15aug4
Vivanta By Taj  
Coral Reef
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The Vivanta by Taj - Coral Reef, Maldives has become a crown jewel with its astounding sunsets, pristine beaches, and humbling beauty. It is truly a dream destination for honeymooners, beach lovers, serious divers, and adventurers. Only accessible via private speedboat, the lagoon is peppered with private villas suspended above ...
Accomodation types: Beach   Island
South Foreland Lighthouse
'15jul6
South Foreland  
Lighthouse
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The white cliffs of Dover have inspired literature and songs for centuries in addition to drawing thousands of tourists every year. The South Foreland Lighthouse is one of the most famous Victorian landmarks of the area and offers some of the best views of this picturesque area. While most visitors ...
Accomodation types: Lighthouse   Nature