Boucan by Hotel Chocolat - St. Lucia, Caribbean Islands
Perched above the historic cocoa plantation of Robot Estate, Boucan by Hotel Chocolat in Saint Lucia is a fascinating eco-conscious boutique hotel with gorgeous suites, a spectacular 50-foot infinity pool and one of the island’s most exquisite restaurants. As expected, chocolate and cocoa are everywhere: in the luxurious spa treatments, in the colors and inspiring decorations of the rooms, in the tours and Tree to Bar classes provided, and in pretty much every delicious dish served in the classy restaurant. Accommodation is available in two types of rooms: the elegant Lodges with their stunning rainforest showers and charming blend of traditional and modern styles; and the Luxe Lodges, which are larger and appointed with private verandas overlooking the Petit Piton and the Caribbean Sea.
The Peech Hotel - Johannesburg, South Africa
Situated in Merlose, in the exclusive suburbs of Johannesburg, South Africa, The Peech is an eco-chic boutique hotel with smartly designed rooms and suites spread across a lush one-acre garden. All accommodation units are spacious, tastefully decorated and appointed with modern en-suite bathrooms and freestanding Raindance showers. The feeling of laid-back luxury and understated sophistication that prevails throughout the property can also be observed in the hotel’s restaurant - a Parisian-style bistro devoted to fresh locally-sourced ingredients and simple cooking techniques.
Museum Suites - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Beautifully located in the Museum District of Amsterdam, the Museum Suites is a delightful boutique hotel with an emphasis on art and hospitality. Housed in a characterful 19th century mansion, this intimate and fascinating hotel boasts only four luxurious suites, ensuring maximum attention to detail and exceptional quality. Each room has been individually decorated with stylish furnishings, genuine period features and modern conveniences to reflect the style and works of art of the Netherlands’s greatest painters: Rembrandt, Vermeer, Van Gogh and Mondrian.
O on Kloof Boutique Hotel & Spa - South Africa
Designed especially for luxurious escapes, the O on Kloof Boutique Hotel & Spa is stunningly located among the glitz and glamour of Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard, providing wonderful views over the glistening ocean. Its interiors are remarkably luxurious and contemporary in decoration, featuring a stylish urban design accompanied by elegant furnishings, plush materials and top-notch amenities. Additionally, the hotel offers a sensational spa and fantastic dining.
Edgar Hotel - Paris, France
Chic, quirky and certainly out of the ordinary, Hotel Edgar Paris blends coolness, comfort and functionality into a one-of-a-kind 12-room boutique in the heart of famous textile neighborhood of Sentier, steps away from the Grand Boulevards. The owner’s friends, a dynamic group of photographers, cinematographers, graphic and fashion designers, have taken up the challenge and created a dazzling array of guestrooms, each with its own style and character, from 60’s inspired and cabin-like rooms to a stylish photographer’s darkroom. A lovely Art Deco restaurant serving fresh seafood complements the hotel’s charm.
La Maison Favart - Paris, France
As charming and characterful as the city that hosts it, La Maison Favart in Paris’ 2nd arrondissement welcomes visitors into a contemporary celebration of Parisian chic and bohemian flair. Today, after almost two centuries of existence, the house still retains remnants of the glorious Age of the Enlightenment, but has been refreshed with new décor and furnishings. Each of its rooms and suites is unique and delightfully decorated in a modern, yet very poetic reinterpretation of the 18th century. World-class spa services are provided in the boutique hotel’s exquisite well-being area.
Aenaon Villas - Santorini, Greece
With a privileged location on the edge of Santorini’s caldera, on the ancient route that connects Oia with Imerovigli and Fira, Aenaon Villas features stunning uninterrupted views over the glistening Aegean Sea, the volcano and the island’s legendary sunsets. The boutique-style complex consists of 7 luxurious villas built in traditional Cycladic style, yet appointed with tasteful contemporary interiors and all modern facilities. Each villa is a private sanctuary complete with a lovely veranda with access to the splendid infinity pool, where you can cool off while soaking up the exquisite view.