10 Concept Rooms You Need To Stay In At Least Once

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Whether it’s a five-star hotel or a tiny boutique with a total of six rooms, where you lay your head to sleep are the spaces that add true character and history to the hotel! From legendary celebrity-favourite boutique rooms in Notting Hill to your very own tree house nestled within a private forest reserve in Western Mexico, this is our selection of some of the most amazing concept suites in the world.

Room 16 (Portobello Hotel) - London, United Kingdom

Nestled within West London’s elegant Notting Hill, Room 16 in the 1970’s Portobello Hotel is the ultimate rockstar hangout. Featuring a Victorian claw-foot bathtub, it is rumoured that then couple, Johnny Depp and Kate Moss, famously filled this very one with champagne and bathed in it during their stay. It’s also where Alice Cooper decided to let his boa constrictor loose and where Robbie Williams made an attempt to purchase the circular bed. This signature suite is surrounded with mirrors, has gorgeous bay windows overlooking the private garden and is filled with great history. This is a place of legend.

All 21 rooms and suites are uniquely decorated with their own unique character, but if you’re looking to walk in the footsteps of legends, set foot in Room 16, take a trip back in time and indulge in the incredible celebrity atmosphere that still lingers in the air. Tina Turner loved this quaint boutique so much, she bought the house next door!

Splendid Suite (argos in Cappadocia) - Uçhisar, Turkey

Experience a stay like no other and check into the ancient caves of argos in Cappadocia. Nestled within some of the most breath-taking mountains in the world, this otherworldly hotel was created by restored medieval ruins, caves and underground tunnels. If you had to pick one suite to stay in this utterly unique hotel, be sure to stay underground in the enchanting ‘Splendid Suite’ and indulge in its magic. This authentic suite is carved from the volcanic tufa rock, giving it cave-like interiors which is lit up by the ancient stone arches. Boasting its own relaxing living room, be sure to take a dip in the private plunge pool and take in the awe-inspiring wonders of Turkey’s Uçhisar from your private garden and terrace. While the caves may be ancient, the contemporary decor is made from local artists and craftsmen and you can expect every modern luxury. Let's be reminded that this serenely beautiful, utterly unique hotel was once a monastery, therefore don't panic if you get lost through the underground maze argos in Cappadocia is! Discover the nooks and crannies, get cosy by the stone fireplaces and be enchanted with the peacefulness and design that preserves the sanctity of place.

Tree House (Imanta Resort) - Higuera Blanca, Mexico

Why settle for a singular suite if you can get yourself an entire treehouse? An architectural delight nestled within an extensive ecological jungle preserve in Western Mexico’s Punta de Mita, discover your ultimate jungle experience at the Imanta Resort Tree House. Situated just five minutes from the resort, this magnificent residence is the perfect stay for a family or an adventurous couple. Imagine waking up in a real life, three-story treehouse and taking in the awe-inspiring views of the Pacific Ocean, whilst being serenaded by the sound of birdsong? What a dream! Filled with gorgeous furnishings that blend seamlessly with the emerald surroundings, be sure to wander through the lower levels to discover a beautifully glittering waterfall occupying three ponds, serving as your very own private pools! Breathe in that fresh ocean breeze, and feel at one at the Imanta Resort Tree House. The seclusion and the private beach of this gorgeous house will truly be the cherry on top of this relaxing stay.

Glimmer Twin (Bomans Hotell) - Trosa, Sweden

A place where quirks and personality are the star of the show, be sure to escape to the quirky Bomans Hotell located just an hour away from Stockholm. With an array of magnificent concept rooms to choose from, Bomans’ biggest suite, The Glimmer Twin is a showstopper (which got its name from Keith Richards, owner Krisin’s biggest idol). Situated in a separate building between the hotel garden and the harbour, this 70-metre-squared suite is the perfect rockstar hangout. From a king sized bed hanging by chains from the ceiling, to a free-standing bath acting as an ashtray under the iconic image of Richards smoking, indulge in the blocks of passionate red and animal prints that fill the quirky atmosphere and take in everything The Glimmer Twin has to offer. Owner Gustaf Boman even made sure to furnish the suite with a classic record player! With its own sun terrace facing the beautiful Trosa harbor, any room at the quirky Bomans Hotell offers an authentic experience like no other. Pour yourself a glass of wine, draw yourself a bath and live like a rockstar whilst you listen to the collection of Rolling Stones vinyls for the perfect nostalgic feeling.

Ty Warner Mansion (Las Ventanas al Paraíso) - Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Nestled right on the water’s edge in between Mexico’s San José del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas, Las Ventanas al Paraíso is the ultimate escape. With a charming combination of panoramic ocean vistas and mesmerising desert landscape, experience the best of both worlds at their Ty Warner Mansion — the grandest and most spectacular stay there is. Covering over 28,000 square-feet of private oceanfront property, this mansion includes two master suites equipped with a steam room and a sauna, an indoor-outdoor living room, two infinity pools and of course, a private chef in the kitchen with a built in pizza oven — could it get any better? Yes. Be welcomed into this mansion by one of the largest vertical 360-degree gardens in the world surrounding a glittering fishpond and indulge in the stunning details that fill the mansion; Indian silk sari upholstery, 20-foot high ceilings, reflecting pools and so much more, designed by French architect Robert Couturier. Relax in the media room filled with plush sofas and private movie screenings, and feel like you’re completely on top of the world! Enjoy some delicious Mexican Tequila at the tequila lounge, spot someone swimming over you in the rooftop pool whilst you soak in the magnificent free-standing bathtub, and end your evening by admiring the dazzling colours from the firework display. If this isn’t luxury, then we don’t know what is.

Passage to India (Hotel ZaZa Memorial City) - Houston, USA

Take a journey through exotic elegance in the ‘Passage to India’ suite at the magnificent Hotel ZaZa Memorial City. Situated in the upscale commercial district of Houston, this 626-square-foot suite is part of the ZaZa exclusive Collection’s ‘Magnificent Seven Suites’ and is filled with rich colours and textures throughout. The 'Magnificent Seven Suites' are a range of characterful rooms all boasting their own eclectic theme such as French Connection, Black Gold, Godfather and Beach House. From traditional wallpapers to gorgeous Indian-inspired furnishings, wonder at a blend of green and orange hues which fill the Passage to India suite and feel like you’re truly taking a passage to India. Featuring its own large living room, why not travel further into Asia by booking the connecting suite, ‘Asian Beauty’? If a hotel could accomplish a phenomenal luxury experience through their signature suites, then Hotel Zaza Memorial City does just that!

Art Studio (Hotel & Restaurant Bad Schörgau) - South Tyrol, Italy

"The Art Studio is something very special. Generously designed, it combines elements of the Sarner tradition with modernity and gives you the perfect space for relaxation." Helene & Birgit

Tucked away within South Tyrol’s Val Sarentino valley, escape the urban lifestyle and check into the alpine haven of Hotel & Restaurant Bad Schörgau. With a strong family-run focus, fall in love with the relaxing ‘Art Studio’ which is split between two levels. Alpine-inspired features adorn this studio; from the spruce building to larch furnishings, the natural materials meld with modern reinterpretations, establishing a truly spacious and refreshing atmosphere.

Feel like you’re in a real art studio with the various pieces artworks that grace the walls — with inspiration from the William d’Alessandro ‘Connect Identity’ project, artists such as Pietro Arnoldi and Wilma Agostini showcase their pieces throughout the studio. Art Studio is perfect for both couples and families. From the two bedrooms to choose from and your very own art gallery to the magnificent free-standing bath and gorgeous dressing room, enjoy a delicious cup of hot cocoa whilst you breathe in the alpine aromas that surround you, and lose yourself in a wondrous gaze out onto the Val Sarentino valley. The Hotel & Restaurant Bad Schörgau’s Art Studio is an idyllic home away from home.

The Hidden Palace (Hanging Gardens of Bali) - Bali, Indonesia

Unique, exotic and magical, book your ultimate once-in-a-lifetime experience at the Hanging Gardens of Bali’s Hidden Palace. A 2000 sqm luxury villa set in a Balinese jungle paradise, this hidden palace is a best-kept secret you’ll be glad to be let in on! The Hidden Palace was once only known to the builders and staff, and now guests have the opportunity to fully immerse themselves!

Nestled above the glimmering Ayung River, feel like you’re floating above the trees in this dramatic, lush rainforest and fully immerse yourself in the true meaning of peace and quiet whilst you take a dip in your own private full-length pool constructed by natural Javanese capper stones. From a complimentary daily 50 minute in-villa spa treatment and a bottle of premium champagne at check in, to an in-villa chef and complimentary afternoon tea, choose between one of the five royal villas within this secret palace and indulge in the authentic Balinese style that surrounds you. Why settle for less if you can have more?

King Suite (Hotel Zoo) - Berlin, Germany

Located on Berlin’s famous Kurfürstendamm, experience extravagance like no other in the King Suite at the fascinating Hotel Zoo. Whilst the hotel wows its guests with lavish, bright interiors — reflecting Berlin's colourful culture, indulge in the glamorous spirit of 1920’s Berlin in the magical King Suite; plush carpets, heavy curtains, platform beds, elegant furnishings and exposed brick. Whether you pick the suite with gorgeous views over the exclusive Kurfürstendamm or colourful panoramic views of the courtyard with ivy-covered giraffes and elephants, this 46 sqm suite will act as your perfect stay. Indulge in the April Aromatics’ fragrances whilst you soak in the freestanding bath, get cosy in your very own bathrobe and slippers made by the exclusive Parisian Maison Margiela, and be taken back in time with the miraculous artwork by Swedish photographer Andreas Kock.

Unique Suite (Hotel on Rivington) - New York, USA

If you’re looking for more of a city break, towering over the Lower East Side, Hotel on Rivington is the perfect choice. With cutting edge architecture and impressive design, be sure to check in to the Unique Suite, located on floors 18 and 19. Offering floor-to-ceiling glass walls, draw yourself a bath in the free-standing tub and admire the stunning skyline of Manhattan in glorious comfort! Designed by India Mahdavi, the Unique Suite blends her perfect combination of Parisian style and New York practicality, with elegantly chic furnishings, sophisticated bathrooms and original artwork which is ever changing, making you feel like you’ve checked into a creative art studio.

Wake up to the breathtaking New York City skyline views, throw on your Boca Terry bathrobe and indulge in the deluxe oversized, fully stocked minibar — what better way to wake up than that?

Take a leap into the daring and unique and stay in one of these one-of-a-kind concept suites. You certainly won’t regret it!