Set between the majestic Truong Son mountain range and the gently lapping waves of Lang Co bay in Central Vietnam, Banyan Tree Lang Co is a slice of traditional Vietnamese luxury. Spaced for seclusion throughout the tranquil gardens of the hotel, each of the 60 villas recalls the glories of past dynasties.
You won't find a better small, but perfectly formed boutique hotel in Cape Town. Dock House Boutique Hotel & Spa has just 6 rooms & suites and sits amidst manicured gardens in the Victoria & Albert Waterfront.
If you are looking for an idyllic beach retreat in Thailand where you can stay in the lap of luxury, off the beaten track, look no further. Paresa, surrounded by tropical forests on a hillside over looking Kamala Bay, is one of the best luxury hotels on Phuket with 48 amazing ocean view suites & villas as well as a spa, gym, beach club and a choice of restaurants.
Luxury hotel Villa Mangiacane was built and renovated as a home and whilst it is one of Tuscany's most luxurious country house hotels it has remained a home for its guests who feel immediately at home in the luxurious villa.
A stay at The Wheatsheaf Inn in the Cotswolds is all about the simple pleasures in life; real food, real ale and real comfort. This traditional coaching inn is just like staying in a small boutique hotel but a stay here is like being given a big hug.
Japamala is a barefoot chic hideaway on the island of Tioman, just 45 minutes off the coast of mainland Malaysia. Made up of a collection of eco-friendly villas, wooden houses and sarangs this hip hotel and spa will appeal to the romantic and those with a sense of adventure looking for an authentic Malay experience.
Hotel Palazzo Guiscardo is a 19th-century palace that has been transformed into a spectacular 9-room boutique hotel in Pietrasanta, a town on the coast of northern Tuscany and just 5 minutes from the beaches at Forte dei Marmi.
Situated on the north east coast of Zanzibar, Essque Zalu Zanzibar is everything you could wish for from a luxury beachside holiday in the sun. Surrounded by turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean the island of Zanzibar is steeped in history from the exotic spice plantations to the tumbling streets of Swahili.
Palazzo Guglielmo is an 18th-century medieval palace that has been transformed into an authentic Puglian hotel in the sleepy village of Vignacastrisi. Walk through the palazzo's massive wooden doors to find yourself in a hidden courtyard and garden full of the scent of geraniums and roses.