Boutique Hotels Around The World
Posted on 22 December 2016
Sri Lanka - The Owl and The Pussycat Hotel
Inspired by Edward Lear's poem, "The Owl and The Pussy-cat", this 16 suite hotel sits on the water's edge in the southern coastal town of Thalpe. All of its furniture and artworks are hand-made by 20 artists from all over the world, including local craftsmen. "We dreamt of a simple, fun and unpretentious place..."
India - Samode Palace
This 475-year-old maharaja's mansion stands sprawling on a hilltop, an hour's drive from Jaipur. Frequented by royalty, artists and celebrities, it boasts some of the finest frescoes and mirror-work in Rajasthan.
Thailand - Keemala
A collection of private pool villas shaped like birdcages nestled in the lush forest overlooking Kamala Village and the Andaman Sea. This holistic hideaway has a focus on wellness and meditation.
Kenya - Tortilis Camp
Tucked away on the south-western edge of Amboseli National Park, Tortilis Camp has one of the most iconic views in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro. Guests have access to a private 30,000-acre conservancy and can enjoy walks with experienced Masai guides, bush breakfasts and sundowners.
Morroco - Riad Les Yeux Bleus
Located in the old Medina of Marrakech, just a 10-minute walk from Djemaa El Fna square, Les Yeux Bleus consists of two adjoining Riads, interconnecting through a courtyard with a swimming pool and roof terrace where you can sunbathe and have your breakfast.
Spain - Cap Rocat
A former 19th-century military fortress hidden on a cliff overlooking the Bay of Palma de Mallorca. Spend your time here enjoying sailing, water sports, fishing, diving and horse riding.
Portugal - L'AND Vineyards Resort
This exclusive country club with 22 suites is located in the heart of Alentejo, set in a unique landscape defined by vineyards and a lake, integrating modern architecture with nature. You can literally sleep under the stars and marvel at the night sky, with rooms that offer retractable ceilings.