World's Best New Luxury & Boutique Hotels 2013

Shangri-La Hotel, at The Shard, London 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Shangri-La Hotel, at The Shard, London 5 Star Luxury Hotel

At 1,016 feet high, The Shard is the tallest building in Europe.

The St. Regis Doha, Qatar 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

The St. Regis Doha, Qatar 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

Steeped in Middle Eastern mystique, The St. Regis Doha presents seductive interiors styled in modern opulence by the tranquil blue Arabian Gulf.

Salamander Resort & Spa - Middleburg, Virginia

Salamander Resort & Spa - Middleburg, Virginia

Opening August 2013. Salamander Resort & Spa reflects the gracious relaxed style that is characteristic of the area-it's a retreat like no other.

Serengeti House, Tanzania

Serengeti House, Tanzania

Singita Serengeti House, an exclusive-use retreat designed for families and friends, has opened in the 350,000-acre Grumeti Reserves in the heart of the Serengeti in northern Tanzania.

Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort - St. Lucia

Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort - St. Lucia

Experience a true luxury St Lucia resort, Sugar Beach a Viceroy Resort - formerly known as The Jalousie Plantation.

Selman Marrakech, Morocco Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Selman Marrakech, Morocco Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Located five minutes from Marrakech's vibrant Medina, Selman Marrakech is an ultra-luxurious boutique hotel.

Sofitel Montreal Golden Mile, Canada

Sofitel Montreal Golden Mile, Canada

Located at the foot of lush Mount Royal Park and next to the renowned McGill University and Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, the Sofitel Montreal is a luxurious retreat in the heart of the historic Golden Square Mile.

Shangri-La Bosphorus - Istanbul, Turkey - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Shangri-La Bosphorus - Istanbul, Turkey - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Shangri-La Bosphorus is the second-tallest hotel on the coast and is due to open in the first quarter 2013.

Shangri-La Hotel, Toronto - Canada 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Shangri-La Hotel, Toronto - Canada 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Opened September 2012, Shangri-La Hotel, Toronto resides within the first 17 floors of a new 66-story landmark tower.

Singita Mara River Tented Camp - Lamai, Tanzania

Singita Mara River Tented Camp - Lamai, Tanzania

Singita Mara River Tented Camp is the epitome of sustainable tourism and consciously seeks to eliminate the unnecessary use of energy and non-biodegradable materials.

SLS Hotel South Beach - Miami Beach, Florida

SLS Hotel South Beach - Miami Beach, Florida

This elegant hotel offers unprecedented levels of luxury to Miami travelers.

Shinta Mani - Siem Reap, Cambodia - Boutique Hotel

Shinta Mani - Siem Reap, Cambodia - Boutique Hotel

Shinta Mani Siem Reap, an upscale boutique hotel created by acclaimed architect Bill Bensley, showcases 39 contemporary designed rooms and public spaces in a Khmer inspired design.

Samabe Bali Resort & Villas - Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia - All-inclusive

Samabe Bali Resort & Villas - Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia - All-inclusive

Samabe Bali is an all-inclusive, five-star beachfront resort residing on the cliffs of Southern Nusa Dua with its white sand beach and vast turquoise blue ocean.

The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi Luxury Hotel

The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi Luxury Hotel

Opened February 15, 2012, the resort is poised to be Abu Dhabi's first true luxury-leisure haven.

The Sanchaya - Bintan, Indonesia - Boutique Resort

The Sanchaya - Bintan, Indonesia - Boutique Resort

The Sanchaya is a private estate set on the prime northern coast of Bintan Island.