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Top 25 Hotels Worldwide

From family-friendly resorts to charming boutique hotels, from the Caribbean to South East Asia, Europe to Africa, this collection spans the globe and represents the Best of the Best. But don't just take our word for it, all of these Award Winning hotels and resorts come with thousands of 5-star TripAdvisor reviews provided by you and your fellow travellers for the ultimate endorsement.

Where package Holidays offer ease and simplicity, these hotels and resorts provide a glimpse into the very best the world has to offer which is why we recommend checking Skyscanner to ensure you can find the best flights and create your very own dream holiday.

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updated on 7th August 2022


1. Hotel Colline De France

"Imperial style is ever-present in the Colline de France's rooms, with hand-carved furniture, refined chandeliers and ostentatious decoration (whilst still retaining its cosy charm)." Forbes Magazine

Full details 2,608 reviews

2. The Omnia

"It exudes luxury in the shape of spacious, curated-to-perfection rooms, a Michelin-starred restaurant and a hot whirlpool with Matterhorn views." The Telegraph

Full details 1,310 reviews

3. Sani Dunes

"This self consciously stylish resort, whose stunning facilities include the largest pool in Greece, has a long strip of sand beach, four restaurants and a very pretty spa." The Telegraph

Full details 1,111 reviews

4. Kandolhu Maldives

"Kandolhu is picture-perfect, with diverse dining and accommodation options that belie its tiny size." "a tiny, tranquil island with a lush green interior encircled by glorious white sands and coral reefs." KUONI

Full details 1,105 reviews

5. Achtis Hotel

"The warm, helpful family owners earn consistent praise from guests and many return year after year." "Swarovski chandeliers, antique wardrobes, and ornate mirrors make the rooms feel elegant and plush." Oyster.com

Full details 1,506 reviews

6. Mandapa a Ritz-Carlton Reserve

"This jungle property, one of a few Ritz-Carlton Reserves in the world, achieves something rare—it feels pristine yet ancient." Condé Nast Traveler

Full details 1,692 reviews

7. The Legian Seminyak, Bali

"A sophisticated, oceanfront boutique hotel on lively Seminyak Beach, The Legian Bali is a tale of two kinds of luxury." Mr & Mrs Smith

Full details 2,111 reviews

8. Gardena Grödnerhof

"The infinity-edge outdoor whirlpool is a standout and affords majestic mountain views." "Gardena Grödnerhof is an idyllic boutique hotel tucked away in Italy’s Dolomites mountain range." Forbes Travel Guide

Full details 580 reviews

9. Tulemar Bungalows & Villas

"A treehouse-style resort nestled on 33 acres of lush green rainforest overlooking the Costa Rican Pacific coastline." The Evening Standard

Full details 4,851 reviews

10. Hacienda Beach Club & Residences

"The property is the definition of tranquil, with a lovely spa, gym, and a bi-level infinity pool with stunning Land's End views." Oyster.com

Full details 726 reviews

11. Club Privé by Rixos Belek

"Each Club Prive Villa showcases the very best the Rixos Premium hotel group has to offer, from private swimming pools to elegant Parisian themed interior décor." Kenwood Travel

Full details 928 reviews

12. Chandys Windy Woods

"Beautifully positioned on a hillside setting in Munnar, amidst prolific oak trees and landscaped gardens, the award-winning Chandys Windy Woods Resort" offers "floor-to-ceiling glass windows with far-reaching mountain views." Trivago

Full details 3,622 reviews

13. Mirihi Island Resort

"designed for couples looking to connect in five-star, barefoot luxury." "It's a quiet piece of paradise with its own island time." The Telegraph

Full details 1,449 reviews

14. The Ritz-Carlton Macau

Rooms are "impeccably dressed and come with particularly luxurious marble bathrooms." "Along with a state-of-the-art spa is an elegant bar and stylish, very comfortable lounges." The Michelin Guide

Full details 1,363 reviews

15. Sukhumvit Park, Bangkok

"grand and elegant without being over-the-top or ostentatious." "a standout in the realm of apartment-style hotels." Oyster.com

Full details 1,861 reviews

16. Hotel Ambiez

The hotel is perfect "whether you're a diehard skier, a snowboarding buff, a freeriding revolutionary, or you simply love to enjoy the summer at high altitudes." Residence Hotels

Full details 868 reviews

17. Hamanasi Adventure & Dive Resort

"Not only can you stay in one of the eco-resort’s treehouses, but it also has its own nature preserve full of turtles, fish, birds, and tropical vegetation." Condé Nast Traveler

Full details 2,800 reviews

18. Mint House at 70 Pine

"They (Mint House) offer the convenience and trust found in a hotel with the style and comfort of a short-term rental."rooms are virtually complete apartments, and travellers have taken notice." TechCrunch

Full details 1,058 reviews

19. Jaya House River Park

"With a unique design inspired by 1960s Cambodian Modernism, this boutique hideaway mixes style and a social conscience." The Telegraph

Full details 2,824 reviews

20. Gran Hotel Ciudad de Mexico

"The building originally opened as a department store in 1899. Since then, its art nouveau bones have been carefully maintained." and "the pièce de résistance is the incredible Tiffany stained-glass ceiling." Condé Nast Traveler

Full details 6,703 reviews

21. The Hari Hotel

The Hari London is "an exercise as much in delicious eccentricity as in hat-doffing reverence for its environs." and "Familiar yet thrilling, understated yet richly appointed." The Michelin Guide

Full details 1,735 reviews

22. Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam

"The hotel spans six adjoined 17th-century mansions" and "the buildings are steeped in history and retain the intimacy of stepping into a luxurious family home" Forbes Travel Guide

Full details 2,143 reviews

23. Corpo Santo Hotel

"A shining bastion of Portuguese hospitality, seated geographically and historically at the heart of Lisbon." Boutique Hotel Awards

Full details 2,663 reviews

24. Villa Rosa Kempinski Nairobi

"An imposing rose-hued 10-floor hotel situated on the edge of the business district." and "Numerous restaurants and excellent spa & pool more than warrant staying in and enjoying the first-class service" The Telegraph

Full details 1,382 reviews

25. Tokoriki Island Resort

"Retire to your Beachfront Bure where you can relax on your sun lounger or hammock as you listen to the sounds of the waves lapping against the shore. You can even visit the island that featured in the film Castaway" KUONI

Full details 2,018 reviews