World's Best New Hotels 2011

Argentario Golf Resort & Spa - Porto Ercole, Tuscany, Italy

Argentario Golf Resort & Spa - Porto Ercole, Tuscany, Italy

The Design Golf Resort - named 'Best Luxury Hotel in Italy' by Overseas Living Magazine - offers 73 design rooms, one luxurious villa for rent and a number of sophisticated homes for sale.

The Astor Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel - Tianjin, China - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

The Astor Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel - Tianjin, China - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Opened in 1863 and completely restored to its original beauty in 2010, The Astor Hotel evokes a bygone era.

Soori Bali - Indonesia Luxury Resort

Soori Bali - Indonesia Luxury Resort

Soori Bali is a blissful paradise setting for beachfront living at its most relaxing, most stylish and luxurious.

Anantara Mui Ne Resort & Spa - Phan Thiet City, Vietnam

Anantara Mui Ne Resort & Spa - Phan Thiet City, Vietnam

Opened July 2011, Anantara Mui Ne Resort & Spa is a Vietnamese hideaway alive with exotic beauty and natural majesty.

Amanfayun - Hangzhou, China - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Amanfayun - Hangzhou, China - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Amanfayun lies hidden in a valley to the west of West Lake. The 20-minute drive from the centre of Hangzhou takes one along densely wooded bamboo and tree-lined avenues, past the botanical gardens and inner waterways of West Lake, to the temples and village of Tianzhu.

Amanruya - Bodrum, Turkey - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

Amanruya - Bodrum, Turkey - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

There are few places in the world which offer classical history and natural beauty in equal measure.

Armani Hotel Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Armani Hotel Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 5 Star Luxury Hotel

Armani Hotel offers guests an exclusive luxury hotel lifestyle in Dubai. Stay in this timelessly elegant hotel.

Anantara Kihavah Villas, Maldives Luxury Resort

Anantara Kihavah Villas, Maldives Luxury Resort

The morning sun dappling the crystal-clear waters of a secluded lagoon. Afternoons spent sunbathing by your private infinity pool, just steps from the ocean.

Aman Sveti Stefan - Budva Riviera, Montenegro - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

Aman Sveti Stefan - Budva Riviera, Montenegro - Exclusive 5 Star Luxury Resort

The ideal base for those looking to explore the historic and natural wonders of Montenegro, Aman Sveti Stefan is an 8-suite oasis offering a peaceful getaway in stunning surroundings.

Hotel Beaux Arts - Miami, Florida - Luxury Boutique Hotel

Hotel Beaux Arts - Miami, Florida - Luxury Boutique Hotel

An exclusive, ultra-modern private hotel ascending 39 stories above Miami's majestic skyline.

Banyan Tree Al Wadi - United Arab Emirates - 5 Star Luxury Resort & Spa

Banyan Tree Al Wadi - United Arab Emirates - 5 Star Luxury Resort & Spa

Banyan Tree Al Wadi is the first desert resort in the United Arab Emirates to offer an all-pool villa concept.

Banyan Tree Samui - Koh Samui, Thailand - 5 Star Luxury Resort & Spa

Banyan Tree Samui - Koh Samui, Thailand - 5 Star Luxury Resort & Spa

Set on a pristine white beach, the 78 all-pool villa Banyan Tree Samui combines the best elements of a tropical getaway with white beaches and sun.

Hotel Bel-Air - Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, California - Exclusive Luxury Hotel

Hotel Bel-Air - Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, California - Exclusive Luxury Hotel

Hotel Bel-Air, a member of Leading Hotels of the World, offers five-star luxury accommodations and acclaimed cuisine in an idyllic garden setting.

Borgo Egnazia Hotel Villas Golf Spa - Puglia, Italy - 5 Star Luxury Resort

Borgo Egnazia Hotel Villas Golf Spa - Puglia, Italy - 5 Star Luxury Resort

Set between rolling hills and olive groves on the Adriatic Coast, the "Borgo," or village as its name implies, includes a 63-room hotel, in addition to private villas and townhouses — ideal for romantic getaways or family retreats.

Ballyfin - County Laois, Ireland - Exclusive Luxury Country House Hotel

Ballyfin - County Laois, Ireland - Exclusive Luxury Country House Hotel

Ballyfin is a five-star luxury country house hotel set at the foot of the Slieve Bloom Mountains in the heart of Ireland, just 30 minutes from Dublin airport.