Luxury 50 List 2017
Our annual list covers the very latest and highly distinctive 50 luxurious new hotels! These new hotels reimagine the elegant and exotic, elevating luxury to an art form amongst the world’s most dramatic locales.
The 50 luxurious hotels that grace our annual feature incorporate all that is new and grand. Among some of the most dramatic settings in the world, these magnificent hospitality beacons reimagine the elegant and exotic– seamlessly blending gracious hospitality and local cultures, aesthetics and ecotourism. In the ever-evolving luxury travel landscape, these properties reinvent existing sweetheart destinations and facilitate the opening-up of new locations including UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Another year, another list, you say. We disagree. Luxuriously living in the moment is an ever-changing art form. Welcome to this year’s best in show–the newest exceptional properties in luxury travel.
First row, Charming, exquisitely designed Le Saint Hotel, Paris; Elegant simplicity of Hoshinoya Tokyo; Back to nature at The Highlands Second row, Seaside glamour at Brown Beach House; Futuristic aesthetic of Mar Adentro; Adults-only Cempedak Island Third row, Perfect water playground, Thanda Island; Next generation opulence, Il Sereno; Romance with forever views, Andbeyond Matetsi River Lodge suite