World's Best New Hotels 2009

Arrabelle at Vail Square, A RockResort - Vail, Colorado

Arrabelle at Vail Square, A RockResort - Vail, Colorado

The Arrabelle at Vail Square is a luxurious new Vail hotel that combines the timeless elegance and old-world village charm of Europe's grand resorts with the romance and alluring style of Vail's world-renowned alpine heritage.

Andaz San Diego, California Luxury Boutique Hotel

Andaz San Diego, California Luxury Boutique Hotel

Andaz San Diego (previously The Ivy Hotel) features a four-level nightclub, lounge, and a rooftop pool and bar.

The Bowery Hotel - New York City - Luxury Boutique Hotel

The Bowery Hotel - New York City - Luxury Boutique Hotel

Lower East Side, situated on Bowery and Third Street in Downtown Manhattan. Navigate with ease to Districs such as Wall Street, Midtown, Tribeca and Greenwich Village.

The Charles Hotel - Munich, Germany - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Charles Hotel - Munich, Germany - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Perfectly situated in the centre of Munich, The Charles Hotel, the latest five-star hotel from The Rocco Forte Collection, opened in October 2007.

Castlemartyr Resort - County Cork, Ireland - Exclusive 5 Star Manor House Hotel

Castlemartyr Resort - County Cork, Ireland - Exclusive 5 Star Manor House Hotel

Nestled in the unspoiled rolling countryside of East Cork near the ruins of an 800-year-old castle, Castlemartyr Resort's crowning jewel is a classic 18th century manor house.

The Cove Atlantis - Paradise Island, Bahamas - 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

The Cove Atlantis - Paradise Island, Bahamas - 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

The Cove Atlantis is a chic, all-suites beachfront resort located on Paradise Island, approximately 10 miles from Nassau Airport and one mile from downtown Nassau.

Cavallo Point - The Lodge at the Golden Gate - Sausalito, California - Luxury Resort

Cavallo Point - The Lodge at the Golden Gate - Sausalito, California - Luxury Resort

In a magical and picturesque setting facing the Golden Gate Bridge and the San Francisco skyline across the bay, just minutes from Sausalito, California.

explora en Rapa Nui-Posada de Mike Rapu - Easter Island, Chile

explora en Rapa Nui-Posada de Mike Rapu - Easter Island, Chile

Located on mythical Easter Island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, explora en Rapa Nui - Posada de Mike Rapu - is located on a hill in the Te Miro Oone sector, on 9.6 hectares of land that faces the sea.

Fasano Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Fasano Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The best hotel on Ipanema Beach, Fasano offers chic sophistication with world-class comforts in Rio de Janeiro.

Fairmont Grand Del Mar - San Diego, California - 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

Fairmont Grand Del Mar - San Diego, California - 5 Star Luxury Resort Hotel

Serenely nestled amidst Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve, The Grand Del Mar seamlessly combines the old-world charm of a Mediterranean estate with the modern luxury of an elegant resort offering golf, spa, tennis, destination weddings...

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers - Hawke's Bay, New Zealand - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Lodge

The Farm at Cape Kidnappers - Hawke's Bay, New Zealand - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Lodge

The lodge is an award-winning Luxury Golf & Spa Resort located on the breathtaking coastline of Hawkes Bay - The Wine Country - situated in the North Island of New Zealand.

Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora, French Polynesia - 5 Stars

Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora, French Polynesia - 5 Stars

On this mystical island with its necklace of white-fringed coral islets, Four Seasons elevates the excitement to redefine South Seas escape.

Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita, 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita, 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Discover the pristine beauty of the island once called the inspiration for heaven.

Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria at San Stefano, Egypt 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria at San Stefano, Egypt 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Four Seasons rekindles the glamour and prestige of San Stefano, Egypt's legendary Mediterranean resort destination, with the opening of Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria at San Stefano.

Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai, India 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai, India 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai is a sleek icon to the finest hospitality in India, is set in the emerging Worli district, central to everything in the city once known as Bombay.