Boheme - Mykonos, Greece
As charming and cosmopolitan as the island where it resides, Boheme Mykonos is a hip boutique hotel with 20 artfully designed suites, a trendy, open air Mediterranean restaurant, and an exquisite pool area with bar and fabulous sunset views. Complementing the building’s white & crisp Cycladic architecture, the bright, tastefully decorated rooms, with their funky Acapulco chairs, retro lighting and bold color accents, radiate character and bohemian luxury. Dazzling sea views and modern technology features such as LCD TV and iPod dock stations come as standard in all units, and some of them even feature soothing outdoor Jacuzzis and sprawling terraces furnished with plush sun loungers.
Villa Daphne - Corfu, Greece
Nestled in its own 1300-sqm garden, on the east coast of Corfu, Villa Daphne is a stylish two-bedroom holiday retreat with its own private swimming pool and fully-furnished terrace. Equally appealing as its outdoor areas, the house’s interiors are graciously furnished in a mix of period and contemporary décor, with soft color schemes that create a feeling of warmth and luxury. A well-equipped kitchen and modern technology features complement the property’s level of comfort.
Casa Gangotena - Ecuador
An enchanting boutique hotel in the heart of Quito, Ecuador, Casa Gangotena boasts exquisite interiors splashed with hints of classy Art Deco inspiration. The dazzling rooms in this lovingly restored historic mansion are filled with custom artisan furnishings, wonderful antiques and awe-inspiring original features such as painted ceilings, friezes, time-honored chandeliers and elaborate murals. Further highlights include a charming glass-enclosed courtyard, a rooftop terrace overlooking the bustling Plaza San Francisco, and a restaurant that serves up delicious Ecuadorian cuisine from both the Andes and the coast.
Linthwaite House - England
Enjoying an exquisite “Ralph Lauren meets Raffles” design and breathtaking views of Lake Windermer, Linthwaite House is one of Lake District’s most charming country house hotels. Housed in a beautiful Edwardian manor house, the intimate hotel boasts 30 individually decorated accommodation units, including a lake view room with hot tub, and a sumptuous loft suite appointed with skylight window and a striking freestanding bath with its own flat-screen TV. The property’s award-winning restaurant serves up creative British cuisine in a variety of inspiring dining venues.
Athermi Suites - Santorini, Greece
Facing the infinite blue of the Aegean, Athermi Suites is a sublime Santorini getaway with delicate Cycladic-inspired interiors, the largest swimming pool in the Caldera and impeccable personalized service. Guests can choose from 5 different types of suites, all of which exude an atmosphere of romance and gracious living, with their bespoke furnishings and sprawling terraces overlooking the sea. Expect fabulous touches such as an iron canopy bed, an outdoor Jacuzzi or a built-in bathtub with sensational volcano views.
NEW Hotel - Athens, Greece
Housed in the modernist building of Athens’ Olympic Palace, NEW Hotel is a stunning project of Brazilian designers Humberto and Fernando Campana. The cutting-edge interiors are an intriguing mix of light, reclaimed furniture, and bold, contemporary artworks. Equally creative, the hotel’s glass-walled restaurant serves sublime Mediterranean cuisine, and the rooftop lounge, with its unique art library, offers some of the best panoramic views of Athens. The rooms’ eye-popping décor, handmade furnishings and art installations are unforgettable.
Klaus K - Helsinki, Finland
Conveniently located in the heart of Helsinki, Klaus K is a hip designer hotel themed around Kalevala - the Finnish national epic. In addition to its striking interior design that mixes cozy and classy Scandinavian style with folklore inspiration, this fashionable accommodation near the Esplanade prides itself with one hell of a dining scene and a stylish urban spa. In addition to the elegant Kalevala-influenced units, there’s a dazzling collection of playful rooms designed by Finnish artists and cartoonists, whose leitmotifs range from nature to art and cinema.