Cap Estel - Eze, France
Scenically located in Cote d’Azur’s ancient village of Eze, on a private peninsula that juts out into the twinkling blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea, Cap Estel is an intimate, recently renovated boutique hotel where you can experience all the glamour and charms of the French Riviera, from Michelin-starred cuisine and artistically decorated rooms to magnificent sea views, fragrant landscaped gardens and sublime well-being in its luxurious, full-service spa. Re-imagined by illustrious architects and interior designers, the hotel excels in all aspects, including design, luxury and comfort. Its refined interiors are a sensual mix of contemporary, unpretentious elegance and old-world charm.
Islington Hotel - Tasmania, Australia
Although built in 1847 in a rare Regency style, Islington Hotel in Hobart, Tasmania, didn’t function as a guest house until 1986. The wonderful property we see today is the result of several restorations undertaken throughout the years. Lovingly restored to showcase its former glory, the hotel features 11 boutique-style rooms individually decorated with artwork, lavish fabrics, charming antiques and state-of-the-art amenities.
Mountain Lodge Tamersc - South Tyrol
Nestled in the heart of Fanes-Sennes-Prags Nature Park in the Dolomites, the Mountain Lodge consists of two enchanting properties, including a tastefully restored hunter’s cabin made entirely from larch wood. The chic, minimalist interiors are beautifully decorated, combining modern and traditional design with genuine South Tyrolean flair. Suitable for up to 6 guests, the lodge makes for an ideal retreat whether you’re looking for an active holiday or blissful relaxation.
The Bale - Bali, Indonesia
Member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, The Bale is ideally located in the upscale Nusa Dua area in southeastern Bali, where it greets its guests with the promise of a truly memorable stay. The fashionable resort boasts 29 exquisitely designed pavilions, each with its own tasteful contemporary décor and charming garden appointed with daybeds and swimming pool. In addition to the superb accommodation options, the hotel boasts a magnificent Balinese spa and an excellent selection of lounges and restaurants featuring a variety of culinary offerings, from organic cuisine and tapa-style dishes to traditional Indonesian fare.
Villa Orselina - Switzerland
An intimate 5-star hotel overlooking the dazzling Lake Maggiore, Villa Orselina features 28 stylish rooms, a wonderful spa and a spectacular restaurant specializing in delicious and innovative “cucina italiana”. Bright, airy and elegantly furnished, the rooms and suites invite guests into an exquisite world of calm and relaxation with upscale finishes, top-of-the-line amenities and awe-inspiring views.
Shelter 7 - Ghent, Belgium
A stunning three-floor apartment in the vibrant and picturesque Belgian city of Ghent, Shelter 7 welcomes its guests in a warm, inviting and sophisticated ambience where attention to detail is exceptional. Envisioned by native designer Raymond Jacquemyns, the property stands out primarily for its outstanding architecture - a mix of styles and atmospheres with an emphasis on good taste and creativity. Its layout features an idyllic bedroom overlooking the city’s historic center, an intimate concrete bathroom, a lovingly decorated living area with dining room and fully-equipped kitchen, as well as a charming terrace perfect for al-fresco dining in the warm summer evenings. What makes this apartment unique, however, is that it also functions as a showroom of designer furniture, its gorgeous one-off pieces being available for sale.
Hotel Signum - Salina, Italy
Quietly located on Salina Island, in Italy’s volcanic Aeolian archipelago, Hotel Signum is a serene oasis of calm, relaxation and understated elegance. The rooms and suites are charmingly decorated with antique furnishings, deluxe fabrics and one-off designer pieces to provide guests with a high level of comfort and harmony. Outside, a charming open-air spa set amidst lush, fragrant gardens, offers a series of treatments and therapies based on the rich mineral waters found in the area’s natural hot springs. The hotel also boasts a charming Mediterranean restaurant with a lovely terrace overlooking the sea and the islands of Stromboli and Panarea.