Luxury Hotels

The Grand Hotels of Budapest

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

The film imagines a former grand hotel typical of Budapest. It bears many resemblances to some of Budapest's most impressive hotels, which are renowned for their value for money - some of these five-star luxuries can be booked from just £66 a night! From majestic indoor swimming pools to luxurious suites, look no further for Budapest's best accommodation options.

The Coolest Hotels Around the World Right Now

Andrea Magrath | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrea Magrath

Is the offer of an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet just not impressing you anymore? These unique properties offer something extraordinary, from infinity pools suspended above the jungle, to a floating suite in the ocean, and a bed 155m deep in a silver mine.

A Weekend in South Beach, Miami

Vogue.fr | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

By Isabelle Granger South Beach is the place to be in Miami right now, with on-trend hotels, restaurants with unforgettable views and edgy art galler...

Where Are the World's Best Hotels?

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Destinations are ranked according to the reputation of their hotels, based on over 82 million hotel reviews and ratings aggregated from over 200 online booking sites. Included in the list are destinations with at least 130 hotels and 60 reviews.

Seven Hotels Featured in Films This Year

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
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Some hotels served as filming locations, such as Boston's Fairmont Copley Plaza in American Hustle and the Aria Resort & Casino in Last Vegas. Others were used to signify other locations, such as Los Angeles' Langham Pasadena...

No Kids Allowed: 10 Most Romantic Adults-Only Hotels

Jane Anderson | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Anderson

Finding a child-free haven of calm with no toddlers in the pool or teenagers hanging around the bar, can be tricky. Here are ten of the best from an arty B&B in the West Country to a castaway resort in Zanzibar.

Planet Appetite: Hotel Illa d'Or, Puerto Pollença, Mallorca, Spain

Rupert Parker | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Founded in 1929, Illa d'Or has hosted a host of celebrities including Winston Churchill and Agatha Christie on their visits to Puerto Pollença, Mallorca - it's just been refurbished to a very high standard indeed.

New York Hotels - Where to Stay?

Emyr Thomas | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emyr Thomas

As a regular visitor to New York, I usually struggle with where to stay. A bit of downtown cool or uptown sophistication? Cool Soho or beautiful Central Park?

A Right Royal Retreat: Royal Mansour, Marrakech

The Spa Spy | Posted 23.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

Hidden in a secret oasis behind the ancient city walls - amongst palms, citrus, olive and pomegranate trees -the tranquility of The Royal Mansour feels a million miles away from the vociferous bustle of nearby Djemaa el Fna square.

Five Chocolate Hotels for Valentine's Day

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

From our very own Bournemouth to Paris and Mexico, guests can enjoy chocolate breakfasts, cocktails and even chocolate body treatments at these carefully selected establishments.

Planet Appetite: Sofitel Bogota Victoria Regia - Luxury Hotel in the Capital of Colombia

Rupert Parker | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

It's slightly disorienting to be in a Colombian Hotel where all the staff say Bonjour, rather than Buenos Dias, but the Sofitel prides itself on its French heritage and I soon get used to it. This 5-star hotel is designed by the prestigious Colombian architect Miguel Soto and he's achieved a fine blend of elegant and modern French style...

Ten Hot Honeymoon Destinations for 2014

Jane Anderson | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Anderson

One place that is inescapable in 2014 is Brazil. It will be beamed round the world when the World Cup kicks off on June 12. It's a country that has been growing in popularity with the type of couple looking for an experiential honeymoon that combines adventure and relaxation. South and Central America continue to capture the imagination with emerging destinations such as Nicaragua.

Movember: Ten Hotels for Men

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

November is the month in which men from across the globe will grow a moustache in order to support Movember, a month long event to raise awareness and money for charities associated with prostate cancer and other male cancers.

Nine Haunted Castles for Halloween

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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Has this Halloween inspired you to check in to some spooky accommodation? Europe is home to a number of historic castles converted to luxury hotels and gourmet restaurants. Autumn and Winter presents the perfect time of year to discover some local history and check in to these unique hotels.

Trend: Ten Cube Hotels

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 23.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

The concept of the cube hotel first emerged in Spain, and has grown in popularity in recent years to spread to many diverse corners of the world, from the Swedish Lapland to the Australian Outback and the coast of Thailand.

Stoke Park: An Actual Bridget Jones Mini Break

The Spa Spy | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

Inside, en route to our room, we climb a grand staircase. It happens again. I know this staircase, but where from? OMG It suddenly dawns on me. It's the staircase from the "mini break weekend" scene in one of my favourite films, Bridget Jones's Diary!

Super-Luxe Retreats: Four Seasons Resort, Koh Samui, Thailand

The Spa Spy | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

I visualise - for relaxation, sometimes during yoga, to get to sleep or if I'm just feeling a bit 'fed up'. I've got a few places I go to. Sometimes country hills or mountains, more often somewhere near the sea; a white sand beach with crystal clear waters. One of my favourite places is the reception terrace at Four Seasons Resort, Koh Samui.

Eight Impressive Hotel Pools

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

From a beachfront Thai pool that gives the illusion of being full of red water, to the world's longest elevated swimming pool, each of these pools boasts an unusual or unique feature. Guests will have the opportunity to swim above the lights of Shanghai, or float amongst the picturesque valleys of Bali's Ubud.

10 Best Hotel Water Slides

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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Ideal for children and adults alike, these water slides boast picturesque views over beaches and oceans and even through aquariums full of sharks, rays and other marine life. From Hawaii to Dubai, speed down a reconstructed Mayan temple or enjoy twists and turns through tropical landscaped gardens.

Crete

The Spa Spy | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

When I think of Crete I think of warmth. Not the perennial warm climate, nor the clear warm waters of the Aegean Sea, but the warmth of its people. Cretans are known for their genuine kindness, loyalty and hospitality, their Greek filoxenia (love of strangers). Mind you, I guess you would be pretty happy when you reside somewhere of such beauty.

Planet Appetite: Residenza di Ripetta, a Tranquil Oasis in Rome, Italy

Rupert Parker | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Being a converted monastery, all of the Residenza's 69 rooms are different but come in two types, either executive or royal double. They're all pretty big and some even feature a small kitchenette for guests to prepare light meals and snacks.

Five of the Best Luxury Scottish Hotels

John MacLachlan | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
John MacLachlan

Stunning scenery and delicious local food coupled with lots to see and do makes Scotland the perfect place to enjoy a luxury break. From wondering the West Highland Way, to cycling the gorgeous Ghia, bonnie Scotland never fails to impress or entertain.

The World's Tallest Hotels

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Have you got a head for heights? What better way to begin your exploration than from one of the world's tallest hotels, offering a bird's eye view over the bright lights of your destination.

Hotels Fit For Royalty

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 08.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

From the Royal Suite where Kate prepared for her Royal wedding to the idyllic island paradise where William and Kate spent their honeymoon, these elegant hotels document favourite destinations among Royalty. Expect private beach villas, penthouse suites, award-winning Spa facilities, personal butlers and a plethora of fine dining options.

Planet Appetite: The Inbal Jerusalem Hotel, Israel

Rupert Parker | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Conveniently located within walking distance of the celebrated holy city, The Inbal is an oasis of comfort, allowing you to completely refresh and recharge before tackling more of Jerusalem's cultural delights.