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.
Indura Beach & Golf Resort - Honduras
Beautifully located on the serene northern coast of Honduras, between lush jungles and postcard-perfect Caribbean beaches, Indura Beach & Golf Resort is a tropical paradise that truly reflects the history and UNESCO-designated culture of Honduras without compromising on comfort and luxury. Accommodation is available in 15 charmingly designed villas complete with upscale suites, magnificent wrap-around terraces, and the latest in hi-tech amenities. Each room is luxuriously appointed with plush bedding and traditionally inspired furnishings made from local, sustainable materials. Designed by legendary Gary Player, the resort’s spectacular championship 18-hole golf course is the first of its kind in the republic and so is the on-site Maina Spa - an oasis of serenity and relaxation with treatments inspired by the culture and thriving natural elements of Honduras. A collection of bars and restaurants complements the property’s rich offerings.
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.
Hotel Casa 1800 - Seville, Spain
Enviably located in the picturesque Santa Cruz neighborhood of Seville, right next to the mighty Cathedral and the Giralda Tower, Hotel Casa 1800 is a lovingly restored mansion-palace with boutique-style rooms, personalized service, and a charming rooftop terrace overlooking the romantic Andalusian capital. The property’s rooms and suites are beautifully decorated with rich, handcrafted furnishings and precious fabrics, ensuring guests utmost comfort and wellbeing. And while modern amenities such as luxuriously-appointed bathrooms and private terraces complete with Jacuzzis provide extra pampering, it’s the original architecture with its high ceilings and exposed wooden beams that give a particular charm to the rooms, transporting visitors to the 19th-century Seville.
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.
The Guesthouse Vienna - Austria
Viennese sophistication meets boutique chic at this classy and intimate hotel designed by Sir Terence Conran and Conran & Partners in the heart of the City of Music. The Guesthouse Vienna is no stranger to contemporary design, but what really sets it apart is the refined comfort of its beautiful rooms. Elegant, separate living spaces and cozy reading nooks give units a homey feel, while high-quality materials, fancy espresso machines, and sumptuous bathrooms complete with designer amenities add a splash of modern serenity to the space. The hotel’s Brasserie & Bakery offers delicious Viennese classics with a modern twist along with freshly baked bread and pastries in a warm and stylish ambience.
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.