There are destinations that shape a hotel, then there are resorts that define a destination. This list is exclusively for the properties in the latter category. As a general rule of thumb, the unique overnight experiences start at US$500 per night (but this is in no way one of the criteria), and they are the places that really inspire the wanderlust in us. Quite simply, this list is exclusively for the best luxury hotels in the world.
These are the heritage landmarks where if only the walls could talk, oh the stories they could tell of the individuals whose lives spin an intriguing tapestry of history. These are the places commandeering private beaches or entire islands, where you are invited to retreat from the world and get reacquainted with mother nature. These are the luxury travel experiences where bespoke attention and butler service is the norm — these are the absolute best in destination.
Two years since the inaugural publication, we’re back with a bigger and better 2nd edition of
Launched in April 2019, the second edition of 100 Best coffee table book highlights LuxuryHunt’s latest travel experiences in 26 countries across the globe, including in new destinations from Cuba to Kenya. The expanded 744-page publication now comes in two sizes and features the same gorgeous photography which has captured the essence of the journey since 2014. For the first time, the 2019/2020 edition of 100 BEST also features people, experiences and brands.
A series of launch events during 2019 brings the 2019/2020 100 BEST to Phuket, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Bali, Zürich, London, Chengdu, New York and Bangkok.