El Secreto - Belize
Idyllically located on Belize’s majestic Ambergris Caye, El Secreto is a stunning collection of 13 thatched roof villas nestled by the stunning shores of the western Caribbean Sea. With an emphasis on barefoot luxury, the resort combines tropical island flair with the comforts of modern living, providing guests with an unforgettable experience. Designed to encourage relaxation and gracious outdoor living, all accommodations are tastefully furnished in Belizean exotic woods and appointed with elegant marble bathrooms, state-of-the art technology, patios and alfresco Jacuzzis. The hotel’s spa comes with an extensive range of treatments and rituals, and the on-site restaurant offers Belizean and international dishes in a romantic waterfront setting.
Copenhagen Admiral Hotel - Denmark
Housed in a heritage-listed 18th-century grain warehouse in the lively Nyhavn district, right by the waterfront, Copenhagen Admiral Hotel provides charming accommodation in cozy guestrooms that mix modern custom-designed furnishings with subtle maritime touches and rustic details such as exposed wooden beams. Designed by Conran & Partners, the hotel’s SALT Restaurant offers gourmet Nordic-inspired cuisine with a French influence, and an outdoor café with beautiful harbor views.
The Palladium Hotel - Mykonos, Greece
A luxurious hillside retreat perched above Mykonos’ popular beaches of Psarou and Platys Gialos, The Palladium Hotel offers sumptuous accommodation in 46 tastefully appointed rooms and suites. Complementing the hotel’s exquisite food and beverage outlets are a lovely white and blue pool bar, and a wonderful Mediterranean restaurant overlooking the Aegean Sea. Inside, elegant rooms decorated in earthy browns overlook the sparkling Aegean while the artful suites offer the ultimate in privacy and relaxation with their glistening pools, soothing Jacuzzis and vibrant splashes of blue dotted around the stylish, Greek-inspired interiors.
Madikwe Safari Lodge - South Africa
Built in perfect harmony with the wild, breathtakingly beautiful natural surroundings, Madikwe Safari Lodge offers exclusive game lodge accommodation in the heart of South Africa’s stunning Madikwe Game Reserve. This family-run retreat consists of three different lodges, the largest of which boasts 12 beautiful suites with private plunge pools, outdoor showers and magnificent viewing decks. Interiors are appointed with rustic chic décor, reflecting the red, tawny hues of the African landscape.
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Mamilla Hotel - Jerusalem, Israel
An oasis of style and comfort in the heart of Jerusalem, Mamilla Hotel stands out for its striking old-meets-new design which incorporates elements such as traditional Jerusalem stone and sculptural metal pieces. A work of illustrious architects Moshe Safdie and Piero Lissoni, the hotel features an inspired collection of rooms and suites, each individually designed and appointed with bold, ingenious touches such as liquid-crystal bathroom walls and cascading bathtubs. Among the property’s highlights are a rooftop restaurant and a state-of-the-art wellbeing center equipped with gym and an arresting indoor swimming pool.
Secret Bay - Dominica, Caribbean Islands
A stunning Caribbean playground set on the picturesque island of Dominica, Secret Bay boasts a wonderful collection of hilltop villas and bungalows which, in addition to their beautiful natural surroundings, offer the ultimate in privacy and sustainable luxury. Designed by award-winning architect Fruto Vivas, all accommodation units at this fabulous eco-friendly resort have been built in perfect harmony with the natural environment and appointed with elegant red cedar furnishings made by local craftsmen.