A thoughtfully restored 14th century hamlet made up of 5 buildings in a rustic and charming style. Set in stunning grounds high in the Umbrian hills, with views of the rolling landscape, all accommodation shares the use of a large swimming pool, tennis court, and Club Bastia, a beautiful converted chapel with lounge and dining areas. Perfect for a celebration as the entire property sleeps up to 26 people.
Borgo Egnazia is a stylish family-owned hotel in the beautiful and unspoiled region of Puglia, close to the local fishing village of Savelletri, boasting crystal clear waters and an architectural landscape. There is a kids club for all ages and the team is happy to arrange guided cycling excursions through the 2,000 year-old olive groves. Vair Spa has a range of programmes to treat mind, body and soul. The unique treatments are inspired by ancient Apulian rituals using local ingredients, Roman-style baths, plunge pools and resident shaman.
Set in the heart of a 750-acre organic estate in Tuscany, just an hour’s drive from Florence and Pisa, Borgo Pignano has a strong focus on sustainability. Buildings have been restored and decorated using environmentally friendly materials, locally sourced stone and eco-paints. Aiming to be self-sufficient, the restaurants and new spa use home-grown produce chosen by the in-house herbalist. Wellness focused activities include horse riding, yoga and Pilates classes, trekking, biking and painting classes with an alumnus from The Royal Drawing School.
NEW 2021. Located just a short distance from Piazza San Marco, the fascinating history of the building dates back to 1272, and the project has been curated by internationally renowned architect Patricia Urquiola, with the aim of creating an original and distinctive concept: a Venetian 'house', linked to the history of the city. Although contemporary in style, guests will be able to admire the bright travertine and perfectly preserved frescoes. The covered roof-terrace is the perfect place from which to admire the sights of the city.
The hotel is situated on Dubai's elegant island oasis, Bluewaters, located across the water from Dubai Marina and home to what will be the world’s largest observation wheel, Ain Dubai. Designed by Jonathan Adler, the interiors of Caesars Palace Dubai bring a taste of ancient Rome to the space, which although part of legendary Caesars brand, is a non-gaming resort. Offering an international selection of dining experiences, Cove Beach Dubai and Qua Spa designed as a sanctuary fit for royalty where relaxation is paramount.
Located in the sunniest spot in the town, offering an overwhelmingly beautiful view over the Engadine mountain scenery. Each winter the lake sees exciting sports events on ice, from White Turf horseracing to cricket matches, whilst close by you can try your hand at snowkiting, ice skating and more. The Suites bear the hallmarks of renowned interior designer Carlo Rampazzi. The 1,200 sqm Spa complements the extraordinary five-star property and a culinary experience of the highest level can be enjoyed at Michelin-starred restaurant Da Vittorio - St. Moritz...
A modern Austrian escape in the heart of Solden, the ultimate adventure destination bursting with adrenalin pumping activities throughout the seasons. A hot spot for families and solo-travellers with mountain biking in the longest valley in Tyrol, white water rafting through rapids, rock climbing and hiking. Relax in the Venetian themed spa with over 10 saunas including traditional, infrared sauna, steam rooms, hot stones and snow rooms. Head to Europe’s highest gourmet restaurant, ice Q, combining traditional Alpine cuisine with breath-taking views.
A family holiday heaven, with miles of sandy beaches on the southern Sardinian coast, glorious scenery, countless restaurants and swimming pools and an extensive range of activities and academies to keep everyone entertained from diving, yachting, fencing, golfing, ballet, boxing, chess and tennis to a pioneering Thalassotherapy Spa set in lush gardens so good many believe it to be the best in Europe.
A beautiful four-star design hotel, whose public areas, as well as its Fusion Bar & Restaurant, are home to contemporary art exhibitions. Gallery Hotel Art boasts an amazing location just next to the Ponte Vecchio and is within walking distance to the Uffizzi Gallery, Piazza della Signoria, Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral and Palazzo Pitti.
The perfect base from which to explore the glorious Lake District. Owned and run by the Cunliffe family since 1987, the hotel offers luxury rooms, Garden Suites with private cedar-wood hot tubs and self-contained luxury Spa Lodges and Spa Suites with their own saunas, hot tubs, rainmaker showers and in-room treatment facilities. The Lake House sleeps 12 featuring an indoor pool, sauna and spa facilities with serene views over its own private lake. Michelin-starred Hrishi delivers modern British dishes with a twist.
An elegant family-owned hotel, the Grand Hotel Excelsior is the ideal place from which to explore the magnificent Amalfi Coast and the famous sights of Herculaneum, Pompeii and Mount Vesuvius. With fabulous views, exquisite food in Michelin-starred restaurant Terrazza Bosquet, beautiful gardens surrounded by orange trees, it's perfect for families or couples. Learn how to make the perfect pizza, visit Capri, soak up some sun or cool off by the hotel's pool.
The much-loved Byron is one of Forte dei Marmi’s classic summer addresses. A small, elegant hotel with a prime beachside location, a warm welcome, lush gardens, contemporary bedrooms, and a Michelin-starred restaurant set between the Apuanian Alps and the sea. Should you not wish to move from the sun lounger, a picnic lunch can be sent over to the beach. For those yearning to explore, excursions to local artists’ studios, the marble quarries and bronze foundries for which the area is famous, or wine tours down to Bolgheri can be arranged.
This glamorous boutique design hotel revisits the vibrant style and spirit of the 50's and is superbly located in the historical centre. Continental Hotel offers breathtaking views overlooking the River Arno and the Ponte Vecchio and is only a few steps from the Uffizi Gallery, Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Pitti and the Cathedral.
On the shores of glamorous Lake Maggiore, the Hotel Eden Roc has been awarded Switzerland's Best Holiday Hotel several times and is equally renowned for its superlative service. Offering fantastic food, a peaceful and tranquil environment, a private beach and a 2,000 sq metre spa boasting outdoor and indoor pools, lounges alongside the lake, a sauna world, whirlpools, fitness area and seven treatment rooms. Lake Maggiore is ideal for an active holiday - learn to sail a Laser boat, cycle or mountain bike or even go paragliding with spectacular views.
With 125 years of history and renowned for the best service in Rome, Hotel Hassler is the only hotel located at the top of the Spanish Steps, boasting unparalleled views of Piazza di Spagna and many of the domes and churches of the Eternal City. The hotel has 13 newly refurbished suites, spread over 2 floors, and 79 rooms with a contemporary and sophisticated style, giving reference to the building’s Belle Epoque history, a perfect balance between past and future. The Michelin-starred restaurant Imàgo offers breath-taking views of the city.
Located on the banks of the River Arno in the centre of Florence with unrivalled views of the iconic Ponte Vecchio, it is the most glorious place to stay. Owned by the Ferragamo family, the hotel offers an enchanting 'living experience' with original works of art by Cocteau, Picasso, Bueno and Rosai in its drawing room, 73 generous guest rooms and suites and the award winning Borgo San Jacopo Ristorante, featuring classical Italian dishes by Chef Beatrice Segoni in a contemporary setting designed by Architect Michele Bonan.
Located in the historic heart of Naples, the perfect setting from which to explore the city’s treasures. The hotel has 82 rooms and suites and 2 restaurants including Michelin starred rooftop restaurant Il Comandante with views out to Ischia and Capri. Hotel Romeo’s outdoor pool is located on the 9th floor with views of Mount Vesuvius. Hotel Romeo is within an hour’s drive of 5 listed UNESCO World Heritage Sites and just a 40 minute ferry ride to Amalfi.
A traditional South Tyrolean family-owned hotel located in the centre of the pretty Alpine town of Corvara, on the doorstep of the Sella Ronda, home to some of the best skiing in Europe with more than 1,200km of pistes. Relax in the hotel's spa which has three different types of sauna, or dine in the hotel's three authentic Stube restaurants kitted out with one of which dates back to the 16th century.
Dating back to 1903, the 117-year-old Hotel Vannucci in Umbria’s hilltop Città della Pieve makes it a bucket-list must, located 90 minutes from Rome and Florence. After a two-year renovation completed by Roberto Wirth, fourth-generation owner of the Hassler in Rome, he has transformed the property into a 30-room 21st-century boutique hotel—combining modernity with priceless art and antiques.
Imagine, a new venture for 2019 by Borgo Egnazia, is a luxury yacht designed by Ed Dubois with stylish interiors by Agnes Comar. It sleeps up to 7 guests with a crew of 5. The inaugural voyage started in the Caribbean and will then head on to Central and South America, Polynesia, Australia and New Zealand.
A destination for wine-lovers. Tucked in the vineyards of Franciacorta, home to some of Italy's finest sparkling wine, you are immersed into the beauty and stillness of the countryside. Combining the warm notes of amber with those of wood and leather, all the suites at L'Albereta are unique, with secluded balconies offering spectacular views of the calming waters of Lake Iseo. Spend your days exploring the gardens, relaxing in the Espace Chenot Spa and tasting the gourmet Italian dishes and famous delights of the Franciacorta winery.
Set in a 500-hectare wine estate in the heart of the Tuscan Maremma and with just 33 rooms and suites, L'Andana is a luxury hotel located in a former Medici villa where Grand Duke Leopold and his court resided during the summer season, providing a palatial sense of grandeur and typically-Italian romance. Guests can enjoy relaxed Italian cuisine overlooking the Tuscan countryside at informal restaurant La Villa or sample gourmet at Trattoria Toscana.
The Ferragamo-owned Lungarno Collection boasts four extraordinary hotels on the river Arno next to Ponte Vecchio, each with its own unmistakable character, yet typically Florentine, reflecting the heritage of Renaissance times and the grandest tradition of craftsmanship. In Rome, the collection has a lovely palazzo, a stone's throw from the Trinity church, and in the heart of Via Condotti where fashion and creativity meet.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world's most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. Having grown from its Asian roots into a global brand, the Group now operates 30 hotels and eight residences in 20 countries and territories, with each property reflecting the Group's oriental heritage and unique sense of place.
An icon on the London hotel scene, boasting an unrivalled location set between beautiful Hyde Park and the exclusive shopping district of Knightsbridge, this luxurious five-star hotel offers 198 guest rooms and suites. Home to one of the world’s most exciting and celebrated restaurants: Dinner by Heston Blumenthal. For the ultimate in city escapism, the most fabulous urban day spa with bespoke treatments from around the world, an Amethyst Crystal Steam Room, Sanarium, Vitality Pool and Zen Colour Therapy Relaxation area.
NEW 2021 - Originally designed and built under the supervision of hotelier César Ritz, located in Madrid’s ‘Golden Triangle of Art’, the hotel has always been a legendary property and after an extensive renovation, reopened its doors in spring 2021. Maintaining the unique character of the Belle Époche building, the re-designed 100 guestrooms & 53 suites encapsulate a classic but contemporary residential style. Guests are guaranteed to experience outstanding culinary delights in Michelin-starred chef Quique Dacosta’s signature re...
Masseria Cimino is located on the 8th hole of San Domenico Golf, one of the best courses in Italy which stretches along the Adriatic coast. With just 15 rooms, some of which are located in an ancient watchtower and others in the 18th century farmhouse, this romantic hideaway is adjacent to an archaeological site from the ancient city of Egnatia, a reminder of Puglia's rich history.
Exclusive and secluded Masseria Le Carrube, located near the whitewashed town of Ostuni in Puglia, is located in a traditional 'masseria', or farmhouse surrounded by olive groves. The hotel is home to a Mediterranean garden in front of the Masseria and two orange groves vegetarian-vegan twist on Italian cuisine, using organic local and home grown produce. The restaurant has an ancient oil mill with an olive press and millstones.
A boutique 'Masseria' farmhouse located among 60 acres of olive groves, the hotel is set in a historic building dating back to the 14th century used by the Knights of Malta. Family-owned and run, the hotel opened in 1996 as the first luxury 5-star Masseria in the region when Puglia was a little-known destination. Home to two tennis courts and its own 18 hole San Domenico Golf course with views of the Adriatic as well as a Thalassotherapy spa, the hotel is perfect for sports enthusiasts with surrounding picturesque cycling routes through rural Puglia.
A unique luxury boutique hotel in the centre of Berlin at Oranienplatz in Kreuzberg. Enjoy outstanding food & unbeatable music in the restaurant, lounge & bar featuring concerts with great artists living in Berlin.
Guests are guided on a journey of rediscovery, improving natural health through harmony between the body and mind, in a luxurious, historic setting. Award-winning health and wellness specialists have designed dedicated programmes focusing on a series of Western and Chinese therapies with a healthy approach to a balanced detox diet using ingredients chosen by dieticians and doctors. How to eat for a better living, lose weight efficiently and improve your inner and outer wellbeing through small, everyday acts.
Palazzo Manfredi is a rare gem of elegance and hospitality in a unique historical setting, with rooms and a large terrace overlooking the Coliseum, the Imperial Forum and the Domus Aurea. This luxurious property steps back in time into a perfect balance of old and new with exquisitely-appointed rooms and suites masterminded for an elite clientele which appreciates the highest levels of comfort and refinement.
Situated between Umbria and Tuscany, the gorgeous 18th century historic villa is immersed in a lush private 60-acre park, and makes the perfect place to enjoy an intimate and private holiday in the Italian countryside. The endless views over the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Val d'Orcia are punctuated by picturesque towns and villages. With 8 bedrooms, the villa sleeps up to 16 people and is a true home away from home.
Situated in the heart of Viareggio’s seaside Art Nouveau district, sits the sophisticated 5-star design hotel. Erected in 1871 along the route of the Grand Tour, the hotel quickly became a meeting place of important figures who appreciated the impeccable service, discretion and style of this elegant palace overlooking the sea. With easy access to nearby towns with timeless charm, art masterpieces famous around the world for their inestimable value, and natural environments with inimitable landscapes.
Located in the centre of Rome's high fashion district and around the corner from the Piazza di Spagna, this new townhouse offers a unique style of bespoke hospitality to 14 suites and studios and is designed to make life more "dolce."
The hotel is situated in one of the most charming and beautiful areas on the island of Capri, at the end of the road leading to the panoramic viewpoint of Punta Tragara. Thanks to the hotel's extraordinary location guests can admire the famous Faraglioni rocks from the comfort of the balconies in their rooms. This is a unique place with daring design, sculpted out of the rock face, where no two rooms are the same and where nature reigns supreme in a space of incomparable beauty.
An AMAN Partner Hotel – Rosa Alpina is a Dolomite delight just two hours away from Venice. The elegant retreat offers a spoiling spa with Sun Hydrator and Muscle Toning treatments, 3 Michelin-starred restaurant, St Hubertus, fantastic downhill and cross-country skiing and outdoor pursuits. The charming village of San Cassiano is renowned for its 130km of slopes in the 'Sella' massif - as well as summer hiking, biking and rock-climbing. Providing unparalleled access, the ideal base to explore the region’s UNESCO-protected mountains.
A sanctuary, framed by dramatic peaks, whispering forests and rushing streams, Schloss Elmau is a spa retreat & cultural hideaway, a family escape & romantic haven. A place to experience unbeatable music, literature & poetry, to feast on outstanding food & service – to relax, breathe deep and discover.
The brain child of the Hinteregger family who grew up in a farmhouse overlooking the ‘sunny meadow’ where the hotel is located offers the ultimate all-inclusive family holiday in South Tyrol throughout the year. An 800m ski slope is great for first timers. 75 stylish rooms & suites, 70 hours of free child care and a range of exciting children’s programmes available to keep everyone entertained from Aquafun tubing to pony riding, tobogganing, Nordic walking, ice skating, mountain-biking, or snow-shoe tours, fun for all is guaranteed.
Restore the natural balance of your mind, body and spirit at SOUKYA Holistic Health Centre in Bangalore, India. Set in 30-acres of lush botanical gardens, SOUKYA is renowned for Ayurveda healing and the vision of one of India's leading holistic health practitioners Dr Mathai. Described by Deepak Chopra as "one of the most brilliant doctors in the world today", Dr Issac Mathai and his wife, a nutritional therapist, offer several bespoke programmes that combine a modern medical approach with ancient curative techniques and natural therapies.
St. Hubertus is the wonderful three Michelin-starred restaurant at the five-star Rosa Alpina Hotel in the Italian Dolomites. The restaurant's head chef, Norbert Niederkofler, fuses inherently Italian recipes with flavours from his South Tyrolean heritage, culminating in delectable dishes. The intimate restaurant has nine tables in the dining room, one chef's table with a view to the kitchen and one small table at the open fireplace and is open for dinner during both the summer and winter ski seasons.
The Alice is a much-loved local pub well known for its food and named after a famous racehorse that galloped to glory by winning the Ascot Gold Vase, Goodwood Cup and Doncaster Cup in 1844. The 12 guest rooms are split between the Grade II listed building and new-build garden rooms constructed from home grown Douglas fir and finished inside and out with timber and a calming palette.
Alderney, Channel Islands, is a well-kept secret amongst those who have come to know and love it. At 3 miles long and 1.5 miles wide, visitors are never far from the beautiful coastline. New for 2020, The Blonde Hedgehog is made up of 9 rooms and suites set across 3 buildings. Originally a family home for Alderney’s aristocracy, the Georgian townhouse built in 1750 as the Rose & Crown pub, still retains some of its original features, using an eclectic mix of vintage and antique pieces designed to encourage guests to enjoy life’s simple pleasures.
Experience and discover one of the largest winter Nordic walking networks in Switzerland. Enjoy your own ski slope at the famous Private Mountain weekend, learn from the best chefs at the Tschuggen Gourmet Tour or simply relax at the unique Bergoase Spa - a 5000m2 paradise for all senses. The glass "sails" symbolise fir trees and are illuminated every evening to add to the romantic atmosphere. Tschuggen Express funicular offers ample opportunity not only for all-ability skiing on 225km of slopes but cross country, winter hiking and more.
Switzerland's hippest new ski hotel, leading the way to a green future. The wooden facade blends into the mountain scenery and a state-of-the-art 'ice battery' powers the 40 bedrooms and 9 serviced apartments. With 225km of groomed slopes just steps away and easy ski-in access, Arosa also offers over 60km of winter hiking trails, Nordic walking and a 4.5km sledge run. Relax in the 800sqm Valsana Spa whilst gazing out on to the snow-covered forest.
Paradise for families, children of all ages adore this resort not least because of the many sporting options on offer along with the opportunity to be creative in the kids club kitchen and Sicilian cooking experiences. The epitome of Italian style, generously sized suites and 6 exceptional villas offer the ideal accommodation for groups spending time together. Private outdoor terraces have sweeping views of the azure sea meaning perfect alfresco Mediterranean evenings can be enjoyed with family and friends. Mild year-round temperatures make it an ideal e...