Banyan Tree Lijiang, China - 5 Star Luxury Resort & Spa

Banyan Tree Lijiang, China - 5 Star Luxury Resort & Spa

As the Banyan Tree Group's flagship resort in China, Banyan Tree Lijiang pioneered the luxury pool villa experience in the Yunnan region, connecting guests to the culture as well as environment of this historic locale.

Belmond Hotel Caruso - Ravello, Amalfi Coast, Italy - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

Belmond Hotel Caruso - Ravello, Amalfi Coast, Italy - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

The Hotel Caruso Ravello was originally built as a palace in the 11th century by the patrician D'Afflitto family from Rome.

The Bath Priory Hotel Restaurant & Spa - Bath, England

The Bath Priory Hotel Restaurant & Spa - Bath, England

The Bath Priory - a sublime luxury hotel located a short stroll from the Georgian city of Bath.

Beau Rivage Hotel - Geneva, Switzerland - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Beau Rivage Hotel - Geneva, Switzerland - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

This superb 1865 former mansion overlooks Lake Geneva, a 10-minute walk from the English Garden, the shops of Rue de Rhone, and the historic town center.

Bedarra Island - Great Barrier Reef, Australia - 5 Star Luxury Resort

Bedarra Island - Great Barrier Reef, Australia - 5 Star Luxury Resort

Closed for renovation until July 1, 2013.

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.

Birkenhead House - Hermanus, South Africa - 5 Star Luxury Lodge

Birkenhead House - Hermanus, South Africa - 5 Star Luxury Lodge

Perched high on the Hermanus cliffs, the regal Birkenhead House and deluxe adjacent Villa, overlook the whale watching paradise of Walker Bay.

Baur au Lac - Zurich, Switerland - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Baur au Lac - Zurich, Switerland - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

One of the world's most prestigious five-star hotels, the Baur au Lac dates back to 1844 and is still owned by the original founding family.

Belmond Hotel Cipriani & Palazzo Vendramin - Venice, Italy - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Belmond Hotel Cipriani & Palazzo Vendramin - Venice, Italy - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Four minutes by private launch from San Marco, on the tip of Giudecca Island, this iconic Orient-Express hotel commands unrivalled views of the lagoon and Doge's Palace.

The Berkeley - Knightsbridge, London, England - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Berkeley - Knightsbridge, London, England - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Berkeley, located in fashionable Knightsbridge, offers memorable experiences including London's only roof-top health club and spa on the eight floor, boasting panoramic views of Hyde Park.

Belmond Cap Juluca - Anguilla, Caribbean - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

Belmond Cap Juluca - Anguilla, Caribbean - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

Located along the intimate crescent of Maundays Bay on the exclusive British West Indies island of Anguilla, Belmond Cap Juluca is a world-class resort set in luxury 179-acres, known for its white pristine beaches, gentle tropical winds and sparkling turquoise waters.

Belmond Maroma Resort and Spa - Riviera Maya, Mexico - Boutique Luxury Resort

Belmond Maroma Resort and Spa - Riviera Maya, Mexico - Boutique Luxury Resort

Maroma is a secluded, luxurious hideaway on Mexico's historical Yucatan Peninsula, nestled on the edge of the turquoise Caribbean and protected by 200 acres of jungle preserve.

Belmond Hotel Splendido & Splendido Mare - Portofino, Italy

Belmond Hotel Splendido & Splendido Mare - Portofino, Italy

Known worldwide, Hotel Splendido has been synonymous with Portofino and the Italian Riviera ever since she opened her doors in 1901 as the Grand Hotel Splendid.

Buckland Manor - Cotswolds, England - Luxury Country House Hotel

Buckland Manor - Cotswolds, England - Luxury Country House Hotel

Situated in ten acres of immaculate gardens Buckland Manor dates back to the thirteenth century, wonderfully located in the heart of the Cotswolds.

The Broadmoor - Colorado Springs, Colorado - 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

The Broadmoor - Colorado Springs, Colorado - 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

Born in 1891 as a gambling casino and transformed into a "grand resort" in 1918, the Five-Star, Five-Diamond Broadmoor continues to shine brightly as one of the world premier resorts.