The Best Hotels, Resorts & Villas Around the World

Burj Al Arab - Dubai, UAE - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Burj Al Arab - Dubai, UAE - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

A billowing, sail-shaped structure soaring 321 meters above the Arabian Gulf, Burj Al Arab is a dramatic tribute to the region's seafaring heritage, and the world's tallest hotel.

Barcelo Asia Gardens Hotel & Thai Spa - Alicante, Costa Blanca, Spain

Barcelo Asia Gardens Hotel & Thai Spa - Alicante, Costa Blanca, Spain

Barceló Asia Gardens & Thai is a 5-star hotel which transports its guests to an Asian world of luxury and design surrounded by stunning tropical gardens and swimming pools.

Banyan Tree Chongqing Beibei - China

Banyan Tree Chongqing Beibei - China

Byblos Art Hotel Villa Amista - Veneto, Italy - 5 Star Boutique Hotel

Byblos Art Hotel Villa Amista - Veneto, Italy - 5 Star Boutique Hotel

The hotel has two swimming pools, including an indoor pool, and guests can relax with a drink in the bar, unwind in the sauna, and enjoy a massage in the treatment room.

Hotel Bergs - Riga, Latvia - 5 Star Boutique Hotel

Hotel Bergs - Riga, Latvia - 5 Star Boutique Hotel

A sleek designer retreat hidden away in the hip, cultural quarter of Riga, Hotel Bergs is a modern hotel nestled behind a 19th century brick facade in Bergs Bazaar.

Benesse House - Naoshima-cho, Japan - Boutique Luxury Hotel

Benesse House - Naoshima-cho, Japan - Boutique Luxury Hotel

Benesse House is an art museum combined with lodging facilities designed by renowned architect Tadao Ando.

Blancaneaux Lodge - San Ignacio, Belize - Luxury Eco Resort

Blancaneaux Lodge - San Ignacio, Belize - Luxury Eco Resort

Rustic, luxurious jungle retreat owned by Francis Ford Coppola and featuring just 20 cabanas and villas.

Baraza Resort & Spa - Zanzibar, Tanzania - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Baraza Resort & Spa - Zanzibar, Tanzania - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Located along the beach that was named as one of the top 30 in the world by the prestigious Conde Nast Traveller magazine, Baraza is Zanzibar's most exclusive boutique resort.

The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows - Beverly Hills, California

The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows - Beverly Hills, California

Providing privacy and tranquility in a truly residential setting, The Beverly Hills Hotel is within easy access to the business and entertainment centers of Los Angeles.

Hotel Bristol, A Luxury Collection Hotel - Vienna, Austria - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Hotel Bristol, A Luxury Collection Hotel - Vienna, Austria - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Hotel Bristol is located in the heart of the city just across from the Vienna State Opera, mere steps away from the city's main sites.

Buddha-Bar Hotel Prague, Czech Republic Luxury Boutique Hotel

Buddha-Bar Hotel Prague, Czech Republic Luxury Boutique Hotel

Buddha-Bar Hotel with contemporary Asian-inspired decor, is located in the vibrant heart of Prague, just few steps away from the Old Town Square.

Banyan Tree Macau, China 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

Banyan Tree Macau, China 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

Take in breathtaking views of Macau's skyline in an atmosphere of peace and serenity that Banyan Tree is famed for.

Belmond Khwai River Lodge - Moremi Game Reserve, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Belmond Khwai River Lodge - Moremi Game Reserve, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Nestled on the edge of a leadwood and fig tree forest, overlooking the vast Khwai River floodplains and beyond into the Moremi Wildlife Reserve, sits the luxurious Khwai River Lodge.

Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel - Beverly Hills, California - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel - Beverly Hills, California - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Beverly Wilshire is referred to by some locals as the "Pretty Woman" hotel for its role in the 1990 film starring Julia Roberts and Richard Gere.

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru, Maldives - 5 Star Luxury Resort & Spa

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru, Maldives - 5 Star Luxury Resort & Spa

The Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru reopened Sept. 1, 2012 after a full renovation with private pools and jet pools in each villa's private garden area and an assortment of spa offerings and aquatic activities.