World's Best New Luxury & Boutique Hotels 2013

Laucala Island - Fiji - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

Laucala Island - Fiji - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

Set upon a private island of 3,200 exclusive acres in the Fijian Pacific archipelago, Laucala Island brings a new meaning to the term "all-inclusive resort."

Mashpi Lodge - Mashpi Biodiversity Reserve, Andean Rainforest, Ecuador

Mashpi Lodge - Mashpi Biodiversity Reserve, Andean Rainforest, Ecuador

Mashpi Lodge was designed as the ideal springboard for exploring the biodiverse world of its reserve.

The Mulia Bali, Resort & Villas - Nusa Dua, Indonesia

The Mulia Bali, Resort & Villas - Nusa Dua, Indonesia

The Mulia Bali is an oasis of tropical splendor set amongst the pristine beaches of Nusa Dua, Bali.

Mukul Luxury Resort & Spa, Nicaragua

Mukul Luxury Resort & Spa, Nicaragua

Mukul, the first luxury beach resort in Nicaragua, is set in Guacalito de la Isla, a 1,670-acre, $250-million low-density, private beach community on Nicaragua's Emerald Coast.

Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & Spa - Amalfi Coast, Italy - Luxury Boutique Hotel

Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & Spa - Amalfi Coast, Italy - Luxury Boutique Hotel

Perched on the cliff's edge, Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & Spa stands alone in majestic solitude, its rock base evoking the robe of a king.

Mahali Mzuri - Kenya - Luxury Safari Camp

Mahali Mzuri - Kenya - Luxury Safari Camp

Mahali Mzuri is a luxury safari camp featuring 12 tented suites in the northern part of the Maasai Mara ecosystem.

Monaci delle Terre Nerre - Mount Etna, Sicily

Monaci delle Terre Nerre - Mount Etna, Sicily

Monaci Delle Terre Nere is a boutique country hotel set amidst a Sicilian Estate in the foothills of Mount Etna.

Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens - Arenal, Costa Rica

Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens - Arenal, Costa Rica

A five star luxury boutique hotel that is widely recognized for providing premium luxury amenities and ultra-personalized service at surprisingly affordable rates.

NIYAMA - Maldives - Exclusive Luxury Resort

NIYAMA - Maldives - Exclusive Luxury Resort

NIYAMA has been designed as an edgy, modern resort that will offer guests more than a romantic Maldivian escape, balancing tranquility with a sense of discovery, stimulation and fun.

The Oberoi, Dubai 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Oberoi, Dubai 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Opening Early 2013. Situated on Sheikh Zayed Road and located on an island site, The Oberoi, Dubai, will boast 2.5 acres overlooking a scenic city view.

Palace Hotel Tokyo, Japan 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Palace Hotel Tokyo, Japan 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Set in the heart of Tokyo’s business district in Maranouchi, with sweeping views of the surrounding Imperial Palace gardens, Palace Hotel Tokyo’s location is hard to beat.

Park Hyatt Hyderabad, India Luxury Hotel

Park Hyatt Hyderabad, India Luxury Hotel

Centrally located in the heart of upscale Banjara Hills 5-star luxury hotel Park Hyatt Hyderabad offers an unforgettable experience to business travelers and discerning local guests who appreciate contemporary luxury and seek personalized service.

Palacio Astoreca Hotel - Valparaiso, Chile

Palacio Astoreca Hotel - Valparaiso, Chile

On September 1st, the new boutique hotel Palacio Astoreca opened its doors after over two years of intensive renovation work.

Pikaia Lodge - Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos, Ecuador - Luxury Lodge

Pikaia Lodge - Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos, Ecuador - Luxury Lodge

Hidden in a secluded giant tortoise reserve, nestled on top of an extinct volcano crater, Pikaia Lodge is a spectacular new alternative to traditional cruises, enabling guests to explore the last paradise on Earth in a sustainable, yet luxurious land-based way.

Park Hyatt Marrakech, Morocco 5 Star Luxury Resort

Park Hyatt Marrakech, Morocco 5 Star Luxury Resort

Opening End of 2013 offering golf and spa only 15 minutes away from both the "medina" (old city).