Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam - Netherlands
Nestled along the charming Herengracht Canal, in the heart of the city, Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam is where fine cuisine, personalized service and topnotch amenities meet in a refined, contemporary setting. Accommodation options vary from serene guestrooms and sophisticated lofts to lavishly appointed suites with separate living and sleeping areas. Each room is individually furnished in a gracious contemporary style with classic design influences and modern amenities. One of the hotel’s main attractions is the luxurious Guerlain Spa.
Hotel Palafitte - Neuchatel, Switzerland
Picturesquely located on the shores of Lake Neuchâtel, about 30 min from Bern, Switzerland, Hotel Palafitte is Europe’s only overwater bungalow hotel and an architectural gem in its own right. Built for the Swiss Expo.02, it offers deluxe accommodation in tastefully designed on-land suites and exquisite lake pavilions appointed with elegant, contemporary furnishings, stylish bathrooms, and avant-garde technology features. The hotel’s classy restaurant serves refined local cuisine along with magnificent lake views.
Trump Ocean Club International Hotel & Tower Panama
Housed in Central America’s tallest building and offering stunning views of Panama Bay and the Pacific, the high-end Trump Hotel Panama is the epitome of oceanfront luxury and sophistication. Appointed with all the five-star necessities, the rooms and suites boast crisp, modern décor, floor-to-ceiling sliding doors that open onto glorious balconies, as well as a stylish, upbeat vibe that makes you feel good. Needless to say, the hotel is a gourmet’s delight, with a wonderful variety of dining experiences. A very special feature is the spectacular rooftop terrace with its 5 glittering pools, elegant restaurant, and sweeping ocean vistas.
Le Méridien Taipei - Taiwan
Ideally located in the bustling Xinyi District, Le Méridien Taipei oozes contemporary sophistication with its classy, art-infused interiors, exquisite dining scene, and upscale amenities. Refined custom-made furnishings along with unique textiles and subtle, earth-inspired shades bring a sense of timeless elegance to the beautifully decorated rooms, while the high-tech amenities provide the utmost comfort and convenience for the guests. Dining options range from chocolate indulgence to Le Méridien Signature Breakfast.
Praktik Bakery Hotel - Barcelona, Spain
Situated in the Eixample district of Barcelona, in a beautiful, traditional building, the one-of-a-kind Hotel Praktik Bakery has all the perks you’d expect to find in one of Europe’s most creative cities. A unique and innovative concept, the property is themed around an esteemed, traditional bakery and welcomes its guests with modern, impeccable interiors designed by award-winning Lazaro Rosa-Violán. Accommodation is offered in crisp, white rooms with sleek bathrooms and statement light fittings.
Four Seasons Beirut - Lebanon
Conceived by Paris-based interior designer Pierre-Yves Rochon, Four Seasons Beirut stands out for its unparalleled services and sophisticated accommodations overlooking the sea, the mountains, or the twinkling lights of the Lebanese capital. Completed with marble bathrooms, hi-tech amenities, and furnished wraparound balconies, the rooms and lavish suites are beautiful and supremely comfortable. Definitely one of the hotel’s highlights, the spectacular rooftop pool area welcomes guests with live DJ music, classy cocktails, and an assortment of tapas and Asian-inspired bites.
Stora Hotellet - Umeå, Sweden
Situated in the northern Swedish town of Umeå, Stora Hotellet welcomes guests with exquisite, nautical-inspired interiors, a handsome restaurant, and two cultured public spaces where guests can meet, party, and socialize while surrounded by rare collectibles and precious handicrafts. Ranging from seaman’s cabins to lavish suites, the hotel’s 82 rooms are strikingly designed in a haunting mix of rough, arty, and glamorous, celebrating the history and seafaring heritage of the building.