It’s always the perfect time to refine your bucket list! Whether you want a stunning cityscape or a remote mountain landscape, here are the 10 most spectacular hotel views in the world!
10. Anantara Al Jabal Akhdar Resort, Oman
A mountain retreat in the Middle East, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort offers Omani splendour in the most breathtaking of natural settings. This Resort can certainly claim the prize for one the worlds highest luxury hotels.
For those more adventurous travellers there is no better place. Try you hand at rock climbing, mountain biking or archery.
9. Jade Mountain Resort, St. Lucia, Caribbean
Jade Mountain Resort on St. Lucia’s south-western Caribbean coastline is a cornucopia of organic architecture celebrating St. Lucia’s stunning scenic beauty.
Nestled on a hillside with a seamless edge disappearing into the ocean, this exquisite resort-within-a-resort integrates effortlessly with nature and is a hopeless romantic’s dream.
8. The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong
Rising 118 floors above the city, The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong transports hotel guests to a place of tranquility and beauty. From here, the skyline and Victoria Harbour reach into the horizon, a view admired from the hotel’s five-star accommodations, rooftop lounge, Michelin-starred restaurants and event spaces.
7. Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra, India
Agra is home to three UNESCO world heritage sites: the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and the ancient city of Fatehpur Sikri; all of which are legacies from Mughal times. Located just 600 metres from the Taj Mahal, the world’s most exquisite testimony to undying love, it is easy to rekindle romance at The Oberoi Amarvilas. To be this close to the Taj Mahal would be a dream come true for many; its magical pull pervades the atmosphere of Oberoi Amarvilas, certainly one of India’s best hotels.
6. Amangiri, Canyon Point, Utah, USA
Amangiri is a remote hideaway tucked within the luminous canyons of the American Southwest. Located in a protected valley with sweeping views, the resort offers both adrenaline-fuelled adventure and a peaceful retreat. Set on 600 acres in Canyon Point and built into the landscape, this all-suite luxury resort with views over the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument is 16.8 miles from Page Municipal Airport.
5. Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, Australia
One of the most famous sights in the world greets you as you awake from the soothing comforts of your luxurious bed. The stunning Opera House glows a pearlescent white against the blue of the sky and the sea, while the Harbour Bridge stands majestically for all to see. The city is a palette of exuberant colours, all vying for your attention. Such is the spectacle from your room at Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney.
4. Six Senses Thimphu, Bhutan
Situated within apple orchards and pine forests, yet still within reach of the capital’s attractions, Six Senses Thimphu is perched on an auspicious hillside overlooking the shimmering lights of Thimphu. With its grand design and outdoor ponds reflecting the sky above, this is our very own Palace in the Sky.
3. Caesar Augustus Hotel, Capri, Italy
Perched on a cliff high above the Bay of Naples, this former summer home to Russian royalty offers panoramic views of Mount Vesuvius and the Capri shoreline. Sweeping vistas can be enjoyed from nearly every room, and the infinity pool and poolside restaurant in this five-star hotel are all about the expansive views they offer as well. Mediterranean-style décor, attentive service and full-service spa make a stay at the Caesar Augustus Hotel a relaxing and rejuvenating experience.
2. Four Seasons Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Wrapped by majestic views, Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora is surrounded by sand-fringed islets on an outer coral reef that enclose a turquoise lagoon. Overwater bungalow suites, beachfront villa estates and underwater adventures welcome you at this sand-fringed idyll in the shadow of Bora Bora’s Mount Otemanu.
1. Explora Patagonia, Chile
Anchored like a ship by Lake Pehoé, at the heart of Torres del Paine National Park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Explora Patagonia has a privileged location from where to go out and explore the park. It boasts phenomenal views of the unique Paine Massif and two of the three impressive “Torres“, which give the park its name. The lodge’s design adapts to the surroundings with simple elegance.
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