Taskonaklar Rocky Palace - Cappadocia, Turkey
An enchanting and very unique boutique-style cave hotel in Uchisar, Cappadocia, Taskonaklar exploits the area’s long-lasting tradition of cave dwelling to the fullest, ensuring guests a truly remarkable accommodation experience. All rooms and suites are carved into historical volcanic formations, and individually decorated with modern comforts and tasteful antique furniture to provide an authentic taste of country life in ancient Anatolia.
LEAPrus 3912 Eco Hotel - Mount Elbrus, Russia
Set 4000 meters above the sea level, on Mount Elbrus - the highest peak in Europe, LEAPrus 3912 is an alpine station and an eco-hotel made of four prefabricated fiberglass buildings. Despite its high altitude, this brand new, one-of-a-kind hotel in Russia is committed to offer the best in energy efficiency while combining elegant interiors and architectural design with cutting-edge technology, precise functionality and home comfort.
Brody House - Budapest, Hungary
Founded in 2009 with the purpose of providing unique and innovative accommodation, Brody House enlivens Budapest with a hand-picked collection of venues. The wacky and enchanting Brody 10, for instance, is considered among the coolest and most original places to stay in the imperial Hungarian capital, offering 11 exclusively decorated designer rooms that mix rough and luxury in a sophisticated environment. Additionally, they offer a number of stylish apartments available for short and long stays in various locations around the city.
Malmaison - Oxford, England
Formerly used as prison cells, the quirky 95 rooms at Malmaison Oxford offer comfort, style and plenty of character right in the city centre, next to the majestic Oxford Castle. Although it has kept much of its Victorian appearance, the building has been converted into a stylish and unique boutique hotel where nothing has been left to chance. All rooms and suites are tastefully decorated in Mal’s peculiar signature style and appointed with all the comforts, gadgets and luxuries you would expect from a hotel of its class.
Spitbank Fort - Gosport, UK
Situated in the Solent, just off the Portsmouth Harbour, Spitbank Fort is one of England’s most unique and unusual accommodations. Once a fortress destined to protect Britain against the French invasion, the 134-year-old sea fort has been converted into a private island and luxury hotel for those seeking experiences with a difference and total privacy. Suitable for weddings, exclusive parties and luxury getaways out of the ordinary, the ancient fort boasts eight stunningly decorated suites, three elegant dining rooms, three bars including a stylish Laurent Perrier Champagne bar, rooftop hot pool and sauna with stunning views of the Solent and the Isle of Wight, as well as a series of historical rooms beautifully transformed into recreation spaces.
Portable Home APH80
Developed by ABATON - an award-winning design and architecture firm based in Madrid, the Portable Home APH80 is a sustainable mobile shelter created especially for global nomads in search of both adventure and a stylish atmosphere that embraces today’s luxuries. Ideal for two, the house can be transported everywhere and easily erected in just one day. It features a minimalist design with an area of 27 sq mt equally divided in three different spaces: a living-room/kitchen, a fully equipped bathroom and a double bedroom.
nhow Music Hotel - Berlin, Germany
Opened in 2010 in Berlin’s Osthafen area, on the banks of the river Spree, nhow Berlin is the first music hotel in Europe, featuring two professional sound studios and an inspiring cutting-edge design. Sergei Tchoban’s bold and unusual architecture meets the colorful and dynamic interior design of Karim Rashid, delivering guests a unique lifestyle experience. Inventively decorated in gold, blue and pink tones, the hotel’s nifty rooms exude - just like the city itself - a strong passion for music, art and fashion. A modern Spa, a vivid restaurant and a gleaming neon-lighted bar complement the allure of this luxurious music and lifestyle hotel in futuristic Berlin.