10 Boutique Hotels To Add To Your Travel List

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Are you looking for a touch of luxury and beauty during your travels? Then you’ve come to the right place! From charming countryside retreats to intimate city boutiques, these 10 beautiful hotels around the world offer a perfect blend of stunning aesthetics and exceptional experiences. Whether you're planning a romantic getaway or a rejuvenating escape, these hotels promise to leave a lasting impression. Get ready to be inspired as we take you on a virtual tour of these remarkable destinations…

Pomâlo Inn

Vis, Croatia

An unspoiled paradise surrounded by the crystal clear waters of the Adriatic sea, Pomâlo Inn is where luxury is made comfortable. This intimate boutique is perfectly nestled on the island of Vis – one of the most beautiful and untouched Dalmatian Islands in Croatia, and is quintessentially minimalistic with a boho-chic touch. Featuring lamps reminiscent of old fishing traps once used by the people on the island to hand woven traditional book bags, a vintage 1958 Dr. Pepper Vendo 81 filled with local sodas and works of fine art photography adorning the walls, authenticity is paramount here. Boasting just ten rooms and suites, each with their own story to tell, indulge in bespoke, 300 thread-count sheets with a Dalmatian lace trim, fresh down pillows, organic waffle weave cotton throws, and organic local bath products that smell and feel amazing – just like the island itself!

La Segreta

Umbria, Italy

Nestled in the picturesque region of Umbria, Italy, La Segreta is a hidden gem that promises a tranquil and unforgettable stay. Surrounded by rolling hills, olive groves, and vineyards, this endearing farmhouse offers a serene escape in the heart of the Italian countryside. Each room showcases the region's rich heritage with tasteful decor, warm colours, and antique furnishings. Featuring terracotta and concrete-resin floors, original oak beams and cathedral ceilings, neutral colour palettes and fireplaces carved by local artisans, be sure to soak in your own free-standing tub on the terrace, and be inspired by the incredible views that surround you. La Segreta exudes rustic charm and elegance, and features beautifully restored stone buildings that blend seamlessly with the natural landscape. Take a dip in the infinity pool, before retreating to the hotel restaurant where you can enjoy delicious farm-to-table cuisine, hand-blended red wine, and cold-pressed extra virgin olive oil.

Bask & Stow

Byron Bay, Australia

Bask & Stow welcomes guests with its chic and minimalist aesthetic, reflecting the coastal beauty that surrounds it. Offering a perfect blend of contemporary design, laid-back vibes, and a stunning beachside setting, this boutique guesthouse is a haven for those seeking a relaxing escape and a taste of the famed Byron Bay lifestyle. Featuring a selection of stylishly designed rooms and suites, each thoughtfully curated to provide a serene and comfortable stay, wake up to the gentle sounds of the ocean and bask in the natural light that fills the rooms – creating an inviting and calming atmosphere. Whether you're seeking a romantic getaway, a solo adventure, or quality time with friends, Bask & Stow offers an idyllic retreat that embodies the essence of Byron Bay. Immerse yourself in the relaxed beachside lifestyle, soak up the natural beauty, and create lasting memories at this captivating boutique guesthouse.

Henry's Townhouse

London, United Kingdom

As you enter Henry's Townhouse, you'll be transported to a bygone era, where impeccable service and attention to detail are paramount. Nestled in the prestigious Marylebone neighbourhood of London, this boutique hotel offers a truly enchanting stay that seamlessly blends British heritage and timeless elegance. Inspired by Jane Austen’s favourite brother, Henry, who once lived at this esteemed address in the 18th-century, this sophisticated bolthole occupies a beautifully-restored Georgian townhouse, showcasing exquisite architectural details and period features. Formed of six decadent bedrooms and outstanding reception spaces, this is a perfectly intimate stay in the Big Smoke. Retreat to their Monsieur Halavant’s Pantry, where a selection of delicious breakfasts and lunches can be savoured. By night, this space can be transformed with beautiful floral displays and candlelight. Alternatively, enjoy a glass of wine or two on the peaceful hotel terrace, before playing a game of backgammon in the Carriage Snug.

Ocho Suites

Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Ocho Suites boasts a prime location in the vibrant city of Palma de Mallorca, where historical architecture, vibrant markets, and lively cafes await. The hotel itself is housed in a beautifully restored building that blends modern design with traditional elements, creating a stylish and welcoming atmosphere. Each suite is meticulously designed with attention to detail, offering a harmonious blend of comfort, sophistication, and a touch of local character. Each room comes with a fully fitted kitchenette, living room, en-suite bathroom and balcony. Indulge in organic bath amenities from Lapland and relax in comfortable organic cotton bedding from Swedish Mille Notti. Settle down in the fluffiest beds in Palma—you won’t be leaving your suite in a hurry! The accommodations here provide a serene sanctuary where you can relax and unwind after a day of exploration. Ocho Suites also takes pride in its culinary offerings. Start your day with a delightful breakfast featuring local produce and flavours, or indulge in the hotel's gourmet restaurant, Le Bistro, where talented chefs create innovative dishes inspired by traditional Mallorcan cuisine.

L'Agnata di De André

Sardinia, Italy

Tucked away in the picturesque countryside of Sardinia, Italy, L'Agnata di De André offers a captivating retreat that combines rustic charm, natural beauty, and a touch of luxury. This boutique hotel pays homage to the renowned Italian singer-songwriter Fabrizio De André, creating a unique and soulful ambiance that will transport you to a world of tranquillity. Inviting you to embrace the beauty and serenity of the island, here you are surrounded by rolling hills, fragrant olive groves, and lush gardens. The rooms and suites feature traditional Sardinian decor, combining rustic elements with modern comforts. From the cosy fireplace to the handcrafted furniture, every detail reflects the region's rich cultural heritage. For those seeking relaxation, the hotel offers a serene outdoor pool surrounded by lush gardens, providing a peaceful oasis to unwind and soak up the sun. Alternatively, you can take a leisurely stroll through L'Agnata di De André’s beautiful grounds, breathing in the fresh Mediterranean air and revelling in the tranquillity of nature.

Hotel Heureka

Venice, Italy

Searching for a place of pure magic? Look no further than Hotel Heureka. A captivating palazzo perched right by one of the luxury canals in Venice, this is a place where enchanting ancient architecture meets modern design in perfect harmony. Formed of ten luxuriously-designed rooms, each of these have been characterised by a precise identity; from eclectic wallpaper to lavish four-poster beds, be inspired by the exclusive fabrics and tones such as velvet and silk designed by Lacroix and Rubelli. Soak in a free-standing bathtub in your room, marvel at the glittering Murano chandeliers, and take in everything this regal boutique has to offer. End the perfect evening with a delicious cocktail or two at their flamboyant bar, sit under the stars in the relaxing palazzo garden and let the charm of Hotel Heureka captivate you - this truly is your perfect Venetian luxury stay.

Kalukanda House

Weligama, Sri Lanka

Kalukanda House is a true oasis, offering a secluded and enchanting escape in a tropical paradise. The hotel's design seamlessly integrates with the natural beauty of its surroundings, creating a harmonious and peaceful ambiance that invites guests to unwind and reconnect with nature. Located just 100m from Turtle Beach in Weligama Bay, this colonial-style Sri Lankan villa was built from the ground up and is now a haven for those seeking the true meaning of tranquillity. From sporting shady canopies and an inspiring veranda wrapping the entire property, to a glistening pool and a yoga shala, a stay at Kalukanda House is sure to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul. Formed of just four en-suite bedrooms and two with Juliette balconies overlooking the gardens, rooms benefit from lovingly restored antique furniture, walk-in showers and handmade artwork created from traditional Sri Lankan costumes. Allow the chef to cook you up some fresh local dishes from the daily catch, enjoy an exotic cocktail or two at the local bar, and absorb the workings of nature that surround you, whilst you listen to the waves crashing on the shore.

Hotel Goldgasse

Salzburg, Austria

A one of a kind boutique in the heart of Old Town, Salzburg, Hotel Goldgasse is sure to inspire you with its eclectic charm and unique design the moment you step inside. With interiors completely dedicated to the famous Salzburg Festival, each of the 16 rooms and suites feature bold prints of opera, concert and festival performances, blending seamlessly with a symbiosis of modern Italian design. Hotel Goldgasse was once a 16th-century workshop and is now one of the most stylish boutique hotels in the city. Retreat to the hotel’s cosy restaurant, Gastof Goldgasse, and tantalise your tastebuds with some delicious seasonal Austrian dishes made from locally sourced ingredients. From the fairy-tale like surroundings of Salzburg, to the quirky atmosphere of the hotel, a stay here will leave you feeling like it’s your happily ever after.

Casa Decu

Mexico City, Mexico

Blending timeless comfort and luxury with contemporary concepts and design, Casa Decu is a discreet stay that still overflows with oodles of undeniable character and style. Located in the artsy and leafy La Condesa neighbourhood, one of the most up-and-coming areas in Mexico City, wander up the hotel’s statement staircase and discover the abundance of expertly-designed suites. Where stylish design and intimate elegance meet, this Mexican oasis takes its full form. Neutral tones and furnishings intermingle with splashes of bold patterns on the walls and flooring, all rooted in the traditional Mexican Art Deco. Casa Decu also boasts a beautiful rooftop terrace, the perfect setting to relax for a while and soak up the sunny magic of this spot in the world. Part of the Decu Hotels collection, these hoteliers know how to make you feel right at home!

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