World's Best New Luxury & Boutique Hotels 2013

Pikaia Lodge El Cascajo - Galapagos, Ecuador

Pikaia Lodge El Cascajo - Galapagos, Ecuador

Hidden in a secluded location and nestled on top of an extinct volcano crater, Pikaia Lodge is a stunning new alternative for exploring the "Last paradise on Earth" in a truly sustainable, yet luxurious land based way.

Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna, Austria 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna, Austria 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Housed in a heritage-listed Palais on Schottenring Street, Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna forms part of the famously glamourous Ringstrasse boulevard.

The PuSen Forest Retreat and Spa - Shaoxing, China

The PuSen Forest Retreat and Spa - Shaoxing, China

Nestled within the forests and breathtaking sceneries of mountainous Shaoxing, The PuSen is a new luxury resort unlike any in the region today.

Palazzo Margherita - Francis Ford Coppola's Exclusive Luxury Hotel in Italy

Palazzo Margherita - Francis Ford Coppola's Exclusive Luxury Hotel in Italy

The Palazzo offers a luxurious yet authentic Italian experience where guests can enjoy palatial comfort just steps from an exciting town in which the visitor will feel like a friend or neighbor rather than a tourist.

The Quin Hotel - New York

The Quin Hotel - New York

Privileged with a rich artistic heritage and an unrivaled address, the Quin invites you to an oasis of luxury at the intersection of urbane intelligence and uncommon cultivation.

Hotel Refugia - Chiloé, Patagonia, Chile

Hotel Refugia - Chiloé, Patagonia, Chile

REFUGIA, a Hotel recently built in a very unique spot on this earth, home to of a rich cultural identity, deep within the Archipelago of Chiloé, on the Islands of Chilean Patagonia.

The Ritz-Carlton, Okinawa - Japan

The Ritz-Carlton, Okinawa - Japan

Escape to The Ritz-Carlton, Okinawa, situated within the premises of the Kise Country Club and surrounded on three sides by its 18-hole, championship course overlooking the ocean.

The Royal Begonia, A Luxury Collection Resort - Sanya, China

The Royal Begonia, A Luxury Collection Resort - Sanya, China

Opened September 18, 2012.

Rosewood London, England 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Rosewood London, England 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Guests arrive at Rosewood London through an archway that opens into a grand Edwardian courtyard, in a little oasis of tranquility unique among London luxury hotels.

Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa - Rancho Santa Fe, California

Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa - Rancho Santa Fe, California

Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa, located in the upscale San Diego neighborhood or Rancho Santa Fe, re-opened in October 2012 following an extensive $30 million property-wide transformation.

The Ritz Carlton Herzliya, Israel Luxury Hotel

The Ritz Carlton Herzliya, Israel Luxury Hotel

The Ritz-Carlton, Herzliya is a unique and elegant oasis sure to redefine the luxury hotel experience.

Rosewood Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Rosewood Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Opening late 2012

The Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

The Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal - Opening Soon - a stately retreat, set amidst beautifully landscaped gardens, with its own private beach overlooking the Grand Canal.

The Ritz Carlton Vienna - Austria 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Ritz Carlton Vienna - Austria 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The five star hotel which opened in August 2012, is located in four historic palaces which date back to the 19th century and is only minutes away from major sights in Vienna.

The Ritz Carlton Montreal, Canada Luxury Hotel

The Ritz Carlton Montreal, Canada Luxury Hotel

Granted the prestigious CAA/AAA Five Diamond Award – the only one in Quebec – and “Top City Hotel in Canada” in the 2015 Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards, the Ritz-Carlton Montreal has been the most elegant address in the city since 1912.