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A selection of the Most Beautiful Hotels and Resorts in the World

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Most Beautiful Hotels in the World

From extravagant posh hotels to tropical over water villas, this list of most beautiful hotels takes us all over the world, showcasing thé most beautiful hotels and resorts the highly competitive hotel industry has to offer. Each hotel has its outstanding highlights – be it location, style, design, seclusion, facilities or romance. But above all, these properties make life better when you check in! Impossible to say which one is more stunning than the other, these are the most beautiful hotels in the world:

Taj Lake Palace

Taj Lake Palace Udaipur rooftop lounge
Surrounded with 360-degree views of surrounding Udaipur, the Taj LakePalace looks like a beautiful white ship floating on the waters of Lake Pichola. Being one of the most romantic destination hotels in the world, the Taj Lake Palace has become standard postcard material. When visiting this hotel, you can expect service beyond comparison.

Taj Lake Palace Udaipur
Anyone that steps foot inside these walls is treated like royalty. Get pampered by the pool and enjoy private dining by candlelight while taking in the twinkling lights from the distant city lights around you. At the Taj Lake Palace, you will enjoy full exclusivity, even though you are only 10 minutes away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Taj Lake Palace Udaipur pool side

Four Seasons Resort the Nam Hai

Four Seasons Resort the Nam Hai Vietnam pool ocean view
Previously known as The Nam Hai, the only high-end luxury hotel in Vietnam. After joining the Four Seasons, the hotel has become one of the most beautiful hotels, now housing a hundred villa’s sprinkled along the beach. With 2 restaurants, 3 swimming pools and a gorgeous spa you will never be short on space and options. Most of the villas offer panoramic views over the South China Sea, decorated in a contemporary Asian style. Each villa has its perks, some have swimming pools, others sunken bathtubs.
Four Seasons Resort the Nam Hai pool and suites
The hotel itself has three beautiful swimming pools to choose from. Enjoy a cocktail, light snack or some ice cream, brought to you while you lay back in one of the sun beds surrounded by the tropical foliage.

Oberoi Udaivilas

Oberoi Udaivilas Udaipur exterior and view
The Oberoi Udaivilas, located on the bank of famous Lake Pichola, is unique amongst luxury hotels in Udaipur. With an intricate layout of interconnecting domes and corridors, the hotel reflects the layout of Udaipur itself; whose seven lakes are linked by canals. Spread over fifty acres of land, Oberoi Udaivillas offers spectacular views across the hotel’s verdant gardens and sparkling Lake and includes a twenty-acre wildlife sanctuary.
Oberoi Udaivilas Udaipur rest and piece yoga
Relax with a light snack at the bar that hosts sights of the gardens and the lake, or attend one of the many courses you can follow for your entertainment like cooking and painting classes. Enjoy a number of bespoke private dining venues in the most romantic settings to end the evening.

Villa Honegg

Villa Honegg Ennetburgen terras

Being Switzerland’s smallest 5-star hotel with only 23 rooms and suites, villa Honegg does not come short on luxuries and comfort. The unique location, sitting on a hill top overlooking the valley of Ennetburgen, offers its guest stunning views secluded in opulence.

Villa Honegg Ennetburgen pool view
The outdoor heated pool, one of the most famous in the world, adds the ultimate experience with its infinity edge that allows you to gaze upon the almighty view of huge mountainscapes in pure relaxation.

Taj Exotica Resort & Spa

Taj Exotica Resort & Spa Maldives pool view by night

Only a 15 minutes speedboat ride away, surrounded by the azure waters of the Indian Ocean, lays the Taj Exotica Resort & Spa spread across the Emboodhu Finolhu island in the middle of one of the largest lagoons in the Maldives. Housing 64 sea-view villa’s and suites, 2 restaurants, a bar, a spa and a fitness center, the Taj Exotica Resort & Spa offers you only luxury. Enjoy private dining in mesmeric settings, with handcrafted menus from the catch of the day. Impeccable service is a standard here. Relax in your pool at your private beach or laze in the hammock over the blue waters and under the stars while the butler is on his way with your drinks.

Taj Exotica Resort & Spa Maldives private beach villa

D-Maris Bay

D-Maris Bay Turkey view suite

D-Maris Bay is a beautiful secluded seaside retreat located in the middle of a vast nature reserve at the Turquoise Coast. The two-hour dive or 25-minute helicopter transfer from Turkey’s Dalaman Airport is a beautiful journey showing beautiful Turkish scenery of volcanic rock and green hillsides. From the rough lands, you are welcomed to a world of sophistication and luxury once you enter D-Maris Bay.
D-Maris Bay turkey pool and view
Located at 5 beaches and housing 193 rooms and suites, three swimming pools and beautiful terraces and lounges, this hotel offers you everything you need. If you prefer a sea view – which I highly recommend – over a mountain view, make sure to specify that before your stay.


Cheval Blanc Randheli

Cheval Blanc Randheli villa most beautiful hotels

Surrounded by the turquoise waters of the Noonu Atoll in the Maldives it’s no wonder this hotel is on the list. The beautiful surroundings and use of natural materials all around, make this one of most beautiful hotels, not only for the jet-set crowd but for eco-fanatics alike. The luxury group of Louis Vuitton, Moët and Hennessy bring you this exclusive property, Cheval Blanc Randheli, housing 45 villas. The villas offer your 3 different choices: Overwater villas, island villas and beach garden villas, each featuring a swimming pool, a hammock, loungers, day beds, rain showers and an oval tub. Also available is the ”owners villa”. Which is located on its own private island with four bedrooms and a one bedroom cottage nearby.
Cheval Blanc Randheli villa view

Viceroy Bali

Viceroy Bali main pool
As you maneuver through the lush, mist-shrouded jungle, you will find the Viceroy Bali sitting on a slanted hillside. With 25 individual villas sprinkled around the resort, you might expect it to be a lively, loud place. Yet, this is not so. You will discover yourself in a secluded and silent atmosphere…
Viceroy Bali restaurant view
From the moment you check in to the moment you leave, you will notice how every individual at the resort goes out of their way to make everything perfect for you. Each Villa has a private terrace with a private pool,  some with infinity edges, and a private terrace or garden overlooking the lush jungle. Also, next to the swimming pool you have a Balinese gazebo with a beautiful view. A perfect breakfast spot or tea break lounge…

Amangiri Resort

Amangiri Resort Utah
Protected from the outside world, this ”secret” hotel is the ideal getaway and one of the most beautiful hotels in the US for many hotel fanatics. The smooth sandstone hotel is located on the border of Arizona and Utah where the untamed wind-impressed Utah Mountains set the scene for what promises to be a unique holiday. One of the most prominent features of the Amangiri Hotel is the shimmering heated pool that curves around a large jutting formation of sandstone rock, keeping you warm even when the winter snows start falling… Read more >
Amangiri Resort Utah spa lounge
Every room at Amangiri Hotel boasts vistas of the surrounding desert from the large bathtub and the lavish king size bed. The Amangiri Home features a 50-foot infinity pool where you can enjoy a glass of sparkling wine under the sun or the clarity of the stars in the desert…

Belmond Hotel Splendido

Belmond Hotel Splendido PortoFino Harbor view

Located at the top of a steep hill, overlooking the Portofino Harbor, you will find Belmond Hotel Splendido. Elegant interiors, exceptional service and sensational views of the Linguarian Sea set the vibe of this hotel.

Belmond Hotel Splendido Italy restaurant view
Enjoy a meal at the hotel’s elegant terrace and gardens or take a dip in the hotel’s saltwater infinity pool to enjoy the panoramic views in pure relaxation. With 64 individually designed rooms and suites, the presidential suite is a must if you are looking to spoil your eyes. The contemporary styled interior, large bathroom, and private terras with panoramic view allow you to enjoy your stay in opulence.