On a private peninsula, Ponta dos Ganchos is surrounded by the waters of Brazil’s Emerald Coast. Backed by a verdant rainforest at the edge of a sandy bay, the hotel envelopes guests in unpretentious luxury. The 25 bungalows boast a simple, uncluttered décor, in soothing neutral colours with large beds and fine Egyptian cotton bedding. There is a wellness centre, as well as beach swimming and water sports.
Prices start at approx. £389 per night.
Walking distance from the fortress, National Theater and National Museum, Square Nine Hotel Belgrade is an architectural statement. Behind its impressive façade, the lobby features collections of books and art, a polished limestone floor, and design-style furniture. The 51 spacious rooms and suites, are sleek, elegant and peaceful. Dining choices include The Square, for contemporary European cuisine; and Ebisu, for Japanese fare in a rooftop setting. In addition, the hotel has a Sisley Spa, an indoor swimming pool and a conference room.
Prices start at EUR 180 per night.
Set on the Douro River on the outskirts of Porto, Pousada do Porto Freixo Palace Hotel & National Monument incorporates an 18th-century palace and a 19th-century factory, surrounded by formal gardens. The 87 spacious rooms and suites, many overlooking the river, offer contemporary elegance, comfort and technology. Magic Spa by Pestana is complemented by a gym and an outdoor pool. There are also six banquet and meeting rooms.
Prices start at EUR 190 per night.
Occupying a former baroque palace, The Mark perfectly blends classical design with modern technology and features. Right in the centre of Prague, it is walking distance of all the key attractions and high-end shopping. The courtyard, garden and terraces offer serene settings for enjoying a meal, or simply relaxing. Additional facilities include banquet spaces, a fitness room and gift shop.
Prices start at EUR 199 per night.
On a rocky outcrop in Gordes, Provence, is the picturesque La Bastide de Gordes. Carved into the rock face of the hill, and built on 12th-century ramparts, the chateau is integrated into fortifications of the village. Handsomely appointed in a refined style with rustic touches, the 40 rooms and suites – three with private terraces – provide unparalleled views over the valley and mountains. In addition to a Sisley Spa, the hotel has indoor and outdoor pools, as well as two banquet rooms.
Prices start at EUR 240 per night.
ME Ibiza is located in Santa Eulalia, the third largest town on the island. A sophisticated retreat at the heart of this fabled resort, the hotel is nestled in a secluded bay, giving it an almost private feel. The 179 spacious bedrooms and 26 deluxe suites showcase a minimalist décor, with bright furnishings and vibrant local touches. For skin and body treatments, guests can indulge at SkinC Spa. In addition, there is a kids club and private jet service on request.
Prices start at EUR 295 per night.
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