Palacio Astoreca Hotel - Chile

Located in the UNESCO-designated city of Valparaiso, Chile, the newly renovated Palacio Astoreca Hotel features 23 individually designed rooms, each with its own antique-meets-modern décor and superb views over the bay. Special features include a sleek spa with swimming pool, and the refined Alegre Restaurant, where former El Bulli chef, Sergio Barraso, conjures up state-of-the-art menus that mix Spain’s modern cuisine with local flavors and culinary traditions.

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Peninsula Gardens - Kas, Turkey

Perched on the rugged cliffs of Turkey’s scenic Lycian coast, only minutes from Kas, the exquisite Peninsula Gardens Hotel welcomes its guests in luxurious, stylishly designed suites with spectacular sea and sunset views, and private plunge pools. Additionally, all units are named after precious stones and come complete with plush King-sized beds, state-of-the-art technology, and high-end designer toiletries. Other features include two stunning waterfront cabanas, an infinity-edge pool with wave generator, a lovely seafront restaurant, and spa facilities.

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Mama Shelter - Marseille, France

Established in 2012 right in the heart of the city, Mama Shelter Marseille welcomes its guests in 127 affordable Philippe Starck-designed rooms with bright and trendy Mediterranean-flavored decors. Oozing urban chic, the serene accommodation units are elegant without being fussy, and the supremely comfortable beds make sleeping a dream. Packed with quirky details, the hotel’s eclectic public spaces provide plenty of entertaining and socializing opportunities.

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NU Hotel Brooklyn - New York City, NY, USA

Nestled in the heart of one of New York City’s most creative boroughs, NU Hotel Brooklyn is a reflection of the neighborhood’s originality and thriving art scene. Accommodation is offered in trendy, loft-inspired rooms that range from Urban Suites fitted with contemporary décor, plush bedding, and hi-tech amenities to special guestrooms decorated with cool floor-to-ceiling murals by ingenious Brooklyn-based artists. The design is a fresh mix of style, comfortable simplicity, and quirky details, so expect anything from a blackboard in the bathroom to a swaying hammock in the sleek sitting area.

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memmo Alfama - Lisbon, Portugal

Situated in Lisbon’s most charming and historic district, memmo Alfama is a stylish design boutique hotel with 42 sleek, contemporary rooms and a magnificent rooftop bar terrace with a red infinity swimming pool and gorgeous views of Alfama and the Tagus River. Housed in a 19th century building, the hotel retains much of the original architecture, while its modern interiors combine clean lines and high-tech innovations with hints of the neighborhood’s rich culture and heritage.

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