Best Luxury Hotels, Resorts & Villas Around the World

Blakes London, England Luxury Boutique Hotel

Blakes London, England Luxury Boutique Hotel

Designed by former Bond girl Anouska Hempel, now known globally for her striking interior designs, this recently multimillion pound refurbished South Kensington couture hotel is a world of grandeur and exoticism.

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.

Breidenbacher Hof, a Capella Hotel - Dusseldorf, Germany - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Breidenbacher Hof, a Capella Hotel - Dusseldorf, Germany - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

For nearly two hundred years since the hotel's grand opening in 1812, Breidenbacher Hof luxury hotel on the Königsallee in Dusseldorf has been the ultimate in luxury and hospitality.

Byblos Saint-Tropez - St.-Tropez, France - Luxury Hotel

Byblos Saint-Tropez - St.-Tropez, France - Luxury Hotel

At the heart of the most mythical seaside resort on the Cote d'Azur, the Hotel Le Byblos Saint-Tropez, built in the style of a Mediterranean village, welcomes travelers to a world of exceptional hospitality.

Bauer Palladio Hotel & Spa - Venice, Italy - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Bauer Palladio Hotel & Spa - Venice, Italy - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Bauer Palladio Hotel & Spa is an amazing building designed in the year 1500 by the world-renowned Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio.

The Balmoral - Edinburgh, Scotland - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Balmoral - Edinburgh, Scotland - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

A luxury hotel in the true sense of the word, Rocco Forte Hotels' Balmoral, with its majestic clock tower, is a stylish five-star property in the very heart of Edinburgh.

Brufani Palace Hotel - Perugia, Umbria, Italy - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Brufani Palace Hotel - Perugia, Umbria, Italy - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Situated in a unique location, on a hilltop, within the historical center of Perugia.

Belmond Reid's Palace - Funchal, Madeira, Portugal - 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

Belmond Reid's Palace - Funchal, Madeira, Portugal - 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

Reid's Palace epitomizes the spirit of travel, from the heyday of luxury, style and adventure.

Belmond Jimbaran Puri Bali - Jimbaran, Bali, Indonesia - Luxury Resort Hotel

Belmond Jimbaran Puri Bali - Jimbaran, Bali, Indonesia - Luxury Resort Hotel

Jimbaran Puri Bali is a luxury resort hotel in Jimbaran, Bali with a simple, unpretentious and supremely romantic style.

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel - Cape Town, South Africa - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel - Cape Town, South Africa - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Set in the vibrant heart of Cape Town, Mount Nelson Hotel offers easy access to all that's happening in this dynamic city.

Belmond Hotel das Cataratas - Iguazu Falls, Brazil - 4 Star Luxury Hotel

Belmond Hotel das Cataratas - Iguazu Falls, Brazil - 4 Star Luxury Hotel

Imagine a hotel surrounded by lush, tropical vegetation and a stunning view of Iguacu Falls.

Bairro Alto Hotel - Lisbon, Portugal - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Bairro Alto Hotel - Lisbon, Portugal - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Perched in the city's top retail district, this deluxe boutique is ideally located for both business and leisure travelers.

The Boatshed - Waiheke Island, New Zealand - Boutique Resort

The Boatshed - Waiheke Island, New Zealand - Boutique Resort

Just five minutes from Auckland city via helicopter, a few minutes onto the beach and a gentle cliff-top stroll to the village.

Belmond Sanctuary Lodge - Machu Picchu, Peru

Belmond Sanctuary Lodge - Machu Picchu, Peru

Belmond Sanctuary Lodge - Machu Picchu, at 8,200 feet above sea level, is the only hotel located within the very sanctuary of the Machu Picchu Inca citadel.

Hotel Bel-Air - Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, California - Exclusive Luxury Hotel

Hotel Bel-Air - Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, California - Exclusive Luxury Hotel

Hotel Bel-Air, a member of Leading Hotels of the World, offers five-star luxury accommodations and acclaimed cuisine in an idyllic garden setting.