World's Best New Luxury & Boutique Hotels 2013

Eden Roc at Cap Cana - Punta Cana, Dominican Republic - All-Suite Boutique Luxury Resort

Eden Roc at Cap Cana - Punta Cana, Dominican Republic - All-Suite Boutique Luxury Resort

Eden Roc at Cap Cana is a five-star Relais & Châteaux resort nestled in Cap Cana, the most exclusive gated beachfront community of the Dominican Republic.

The NoMad Hotel - New York City - Luxury Boutique Hotel

The NoMad Hotel - New York City - Luxury Boutique Hotel

The NoMad Hotel is a turn of the century Beaux-Arts building that has been masterfully restored to its original grandeur with interiors by world renowned French designer Jacques Garcia.

Auberge du Jeu de Paume - Chantilly, France

Auberge du Jeu de Paume - Chantilly, France

Tucked away in the stunning natural setting of the Domaine de Chantilly, the Auberge du Jeu de Paume is the very expression of fine French living.

The Ampersand Hotel - London, England

The Ampersand Hotel - London, England

The Ampersand's luxury hotel rooms in Kensington are inspired by the local London neighborhood, with the design referencing five central concepts - botany, music, geometry, ornithology and astronomy.

Anantara Chiang Mai Resort & Spa, Thailand

Anantara Chiang Mai Resort & Spa, Thailand

Behind renowned architect Kerry Hill’s four-story bamboo-clad wall stands one of Thailand’s most striking modern compounds, ‘Japanese ryokan meets Louis Kahn.’

Anantara Sanya Resort & Spa - Hainan Island, China

Anantara Sanya Resort & Spa - Hainan Island, China

The Alpina Gstaad, Switzerland, Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Alpina Gstaad, Switzerland, Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Alpina Gstaad is set on five acres in Oberbort, the exclusive hilltop area of the village, which is in Saanenland in the heart of the Bernese Alps.

Amanzoe - Peloponnese, Greece - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

Amanzoe - Peloponnese, Greece - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

Amanzoe is a 38-suite resort near the quaint town of Porto Heli on Greece's Peloponnese peninsula, opening in August 2012.

The Atholl - Edinburgh, Scotland

The Atholl - Edinburgh, Scotland

Located in the heart of Edinburgh's New Town, The Atholl is Edinburgh's most exclusive luxury hotel, comprising four spectacular suites.

Anantara Xishuangbanna Resort & Spa - Yunnan Province, China

Anantara Xishuangbanna Resort & Spa - Yunnan Province, China

Tucked away in the primeval forests of China's Yunnan Province, Anantara Xishuangbanna Resort & Spa sits at the threshold of a region rich in cultural experiences and astonishing natural beauty.

Banyan Tree Kerala, India 5 Star Luxury Resort

Banyan Tree Kerala, India 5 Star Luxury Resort

Opening February 2013, Set on the private island of Nediyathuruthu, Kerala.

Belmond Palacio Nazarenas by Orient Express - Cusco, Peru - Luxury Hotel

Belmond Palacio Nazarenas by Orient Express - Cusco, Peru - Luxury Hotel

Set in a tranquil plaza behind Cuzco's main square, this former palace and convent is emerging from years of restoration to become one of the city's most exclusive hotels.

Banyan Tree Riverside Tianjin, China

Banyan Tree Riverside Tianjin, China

Banyan Tree Tianjin Riverside fuses local history and cultural references into the resort's aesthetic.

Belgraves, a Thompson Hotel - London, England - Luxury Boutique Hotel

Belgraves, a Thompson Hotel - London, England - Luxury Boutique Hotel

Blending traditional British hospitality with an American bohemian attitude, Thompson Hotels' premier transatlantic addition Belgraves interprets the Thompson Hotels luxury experience in London.

Banyan Tree Lang Co, Vietnam Luxury Golf & Spa Resort

Banyan Tree Lang Co, Vietnam Luxury Golf & Spa Resort

Opening November 1, 2012. The development is nestled in a unique crescent bay on the coast of Central Vietnam and will include Banyan Tree and Angsana branded hotels and spas.