Ovolo Southside - Hong Kong, China
The newest addition to Hong Kong’s fabulous hotel scene, Ovolo Southside welcomes its guests with a state-of-the-art gym, stylish and dynamic social spaces, and 162 open-plan rooms, each with its own decoration style. Envisioned by esteemed architectural firm K plus K Associates, this warehouse converted hotel entices with interiors that embrace the neighborhood’s industrial character whilst enveloping visitors in a cutting-edge design teeming with funky, contemporary artworks. The same innovative style extends to the hotel’s hip bars and restaurants, which include the signature Lo Lounge, a spectacular rooftop bar, and a futuristic, canteen-inspired restaurant serving decadent Western-style grill.
NH Palazzo Barocci - Venice, Italy
Overlooking Venice’s Grand Canal and the magnificent Rialto Bridge, NH Palazzo Barocci boasts a charming garden terrace, a bar serving up a selection of local wines and appetizers, and 59 contemporary rooms decorated in soft whites and neutrals. There are no frescoes or carvings on the walls, nor are there any Baroque embellishments, but the hotel’s accommodation units are quite striking in their elegant simplicity. Some of them enjoy beautiful canal views while others still retain the spectacular balconies of the historic Sant’Angelo Theater, which used to reside in this beautiful building back in the 17th century.
Qbic Hotel - London, England
Situated in the creative Shoreditch neighborhood, Qbic Hotel invites guests to unwind in vibrant, welcoming interiors that ooze East London cool. Styled by local designers, the innovative pod style hotel comes with a selection of clean and fresh modular bedrooms (Cubi) decorated with quirky art. All units are individually themed and have wonderfully comfortable beds and sleek bathrooms, making for chic and cozy spaces to rest after a day of sightseeing in the majestic British capital.
Hotel Metropol Moscow - Russia
Situated in the heart of Russia’s majestic capital, right across from Bolshoi Theater, Hotel Metropol Moscow is as luxurious as it is rich in history and tradition. Uniquely decorated, its rooms and suites are filled with century-old furnishings and distinctive antiques that give charm, prestige, and personality to the space. Oozing the same sense of history, the hotel’s restaurant offers exquisite Russian and European dishes.
Melenos Lindos Hotel - Greece
Enviably located on the edge of Lindos Acropolis on Rhodes Island, Melenos Lindos Hotel is actually a cluster of whitewashed buildings, gardens and terraces connected by walkways and staircases. Designed with great respect for the local architecture and environment, the hotel features carved sand-stone, elaborate woodwork, and vivid mosaics to give the impression of a 17th century Lindian village. Individually decorated, the 12 suites are lovingly furnished in a traditional 17th century style with plush bedding, hand-painted ceilings, and fabulous hand-crafted furnishings created in workshops across Turkey and Morocco. Exquisite Greek and Asian dishes can be enjoyed in various dining venues throughout the property, from the intimate Fouli Restaurant to the stunning rooftop terrace overlooking the Aegean Sea.
Myriad by SANA Hotels - Lisbon, Portugal
Nestled on the bank of the Tagus River, in the Parque das Nações area of Lisbon, Myriad by SANA Hotels impresses with its cutting-edge architecture, contemporary interiors, and upscale facilities. Created by architect Nuno Leónidas in collaboration with interior designer Teresa Leónidas, the futuristic structure houses 186 rooms and suites, all beautifully appointed with glamorous décor, plush bathrooms, hi-tech amenities, and wonderful river views. In addition to world-class meeting and events facilities, the hotel boasts a fabulous spa, a classy Mediterranean restaurant with riverfront terrace, and a sophisticated lounge bar.
Hotel Saint-Barth Isle de France - Caribbean Islands
The topnotch facilities, exquisite accommodation, and stunning Caribbean setting overlooking the Flamands beach make the Hotel Saint-Barth Isle de France particularly unique. Part of the prestigious Cheval Blanc collection, the hotel boasts a state-of-the-art Cheval Blanc Spa with up-to-date fitness facilities and Guerlain treatments, a stylish restaurant overlooking the bay, and a luxurious designer boutique. Accommodation is offered in various forms, from stylish rooms and suites to chic hillside bungalows and exclusive villas with private infinity plunge pool and direct beach access. Featuring precious French fabrics, a feel of laid-back luxury, and colors that celebrate the breathtaking surroundings, the interior design is a true visual delight.