Tall vertical structures of different types. From medieval to modern towers that have unique looks rising higher than their surroundings.
Tower Hotels
Dolce Hanoi Golden Lake  - The World's First Gold Plated Hotel
'21sep13
Dolce Hanoi  
Golden Lake
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This mesmerizingly bright building is fully 24 k gold plated is located by the Giang Vo Lake in central Hanoi. The glitter continues as you step inside the tower. Shiny marble surfaces reflect the hand-crafter golden doors, wall decorations, and ceilings. Having said that, the hotel's 342 guestrooms are surprisingly …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Tower
Safari Lodge Adama Nazareth - Utopia In Ethiopia
'16aug30
Safari Lodge  
Adama
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Located approximately 100 kilometers from the capital city of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, the Safari Lodge Adama Nazareth has set itself apart as a luxury oasis. Far removed from the hustle and bustle of the city, this resort hotel offers a peaceful and relaxing environment for both business and leisure travelers. …
Accommodation types: Tower
Location: Adama  Ethiopia  Africa
House in the Clouds - Sky High Water Tower
'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 …
Accommodation types: Tower
Rotarius - B&B In A Medieval Tower In Italy
'15dec7
Rotarius  
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At the top of this medieval tower, you will find your dramatic bedroom. Have you seen how high the ceiling is? The candles, the stone walls, the exquisite hardwood furnishings, this is just sexy. And historical too. Sexy and historical – not too often, you get those two things together. …
Accommodation types: Tower
Location: Asti  Italy  West Europe
Euromast - The Observatory Tower In Rotterdam Where Rooms Might Rock A Little
'15nov11
Euromast  
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Your room is 112 meters high in the famous Euromast tower in Rotterdam. Decorated in elegant 60s style, the building is designed to bend a bit in strong winds, so you may even feel your room rocking slightly. The room reflects the era when the tower was built, the 1960s; …
Accommodation types: Tower
Motif Seattle - Avant-Garde Hotel With Huge Outdoor Patio
'15sep15
Motif  
Seattle
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There are several hotel options in downtown Seattle, but few capture the city's true character and progressive culture. Positioned in the center of Seattle’s most famous destinations, Motif Seattle reflects the very heart of the city. The hotel's design was inspired by the local music and art scene, drawing upon …
Accommodation types: Design   Tower
Location: Seattle  USA  North America
Hotel Ještěd - Unique Futuristic Tower In The Czech Mountains
'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 historical importance. The first monument was built at its summit in 1737, but today guests can now …
Accommodation types: Mountain   Tower
Hotel Brunelleschi - Living In A Restored Byzantine Tower
'15apr28
Hotel  
Brunelleschi
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The Hotel Brunelleschi is another magnificent option for accommodations in Florence, Italy. The hotel is a restored Byzantine tower (the Torre La Pagliazza, a former prison) and Medieval Church with a scenic view of the legendary Florence Cathedral. The hotel prides itself on its ability to provide excellence in service …
Accommodation types: Church   Design   Luxury   Tower
Location: Florence  Italy  West Europe
Martello Tower - A Holiday In A Napoleonic Fortress
'14mar5
Martello  
Tower
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This Martello Tower was originally built by the British when they were threatened by the armies of Napoleon. It was part of a string of 29 fortresses that ran like a necklace around the British coast. Each was home to a garrison of 25 men – one can imagine the …
Accommodation types: Fort   Tower
The Canopy Tower – Evil Empire Turned Bird Watchers Paradise
'12dec31
The Canopy  
Tower
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Implements of control and dominance never last long and here is an example. Originally a radar tower built by the US in order to exert strategic control of the Panama Canal and fight the bloody War on Drugs, the tower is now a place for families to watch birds and …
Accommodation types: Jungle   Nature   Tower
Appleton Water Tower – English Functionality And Elegance
'12dec21
Appleton  
Water Tower
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This perfect example of Victorian engineering has been well preserved since it was built in 1871. Back in the 19th Century, the Prince of Wales got sick with Typhoid from drinking unclean water so the tower was commissioned to serve the Royal Sandringham Estate with clean water. The 60-foot tower …
Accommodation types: Heritage   Tower
Prendiparte Tower - 900-Year-Old Medieval Historical Monument
'12nov15
Prendiparte  
Tower
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In the bloodbath of medieval Europe, ruling families had a lot to lose. Their serfs were vulnerable to attack from all sides. So they designed their villages around a central ruling tower - like the Prendiparte Tower which stands at 12 stories tall. Ruling families would each have a floor …
Accommodation types: Tower
Location: Bologna  Italy  West Europe