Charming hotels for connoisseurs and individualists

Our exclusive hotel-selection for relaxing holidays

This exclusive hotels collection has been carefully selected by us in relation to the superior standard of our holiday villas. They are different to the mainstream, with a particularly friendly service and a dignified ambience. We have not just inspected the hotels, but we have stayed there personally and have felt very comfortable. Most of the hotels presented here have a unique wellness and SPA area, where body and mind can relax and where you may take a break from everyday hastle.

  • FRANCE
  • AQUITAINE
Grand Hotel Jean Luz

Luxury hotel directly with spa directly at sandy beach at Atlantic coast near Biarritz

The Grand Hotel Jean Luz lies at the french atlantic coast, just a few kms away from Biarritz at the border to spain directly at the sandy beach of the basque village Saint-Jean-de-Luz. The venerable Hotel from the early 20iest century is freshly renovated…

  • 4 Sleeps
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 160 - 720 EUR / day
  • FRANCE
  • CÔTE D'AZUR
Le Mas de Chastelas
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Luxury 5-star hotel with 23 rooms or suites and al fresco restaurant at the Côte d'Azur

Le Mas de Chastelas, initially an 18th century mansion, has quickly become a hot spot for intellectuals and artists living in St. Tropez. It now is an exclusive 5-star boutique hotel, surrounded by a beautiful, park-like Mediterranean garden of 20.000…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 380 - 850 EUR / day
  • FRANCE
  • CORSICA
Hotel La Signoria
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Charming Relais & Chateaux luxury hotel with 24 rooms and suites and Spa centre

5-star Hotel La Signoria in Corsica is a haven of peace and relaxation in a gorgeous surrounding. It belongs to charming Relais & Chateaux Hotels and is set close to Calvi at the bottom of the Corsican mountains. Originally built in the 18th century,…

  • 4 Sleeps
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 375 - 1.000 EUR / day
  • GREECE
  • HALKIDIKI
Petrino Suites Hotel

Charming, family-run boutique hotel with pool on Kassandra peninsula Chalkidiki

Petrino Suites Hotel is a traditional stone built boutique hotel with 35 suites. Elegantly and stylishly decorated with rich, warm colours, fine antiques and fresh flowers, it has a peaceful, luxurious ambience. The hotel disposes of 7 different types…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 80 - 210 EUR / day
  • GREECE
  • HALKIDIKI
Danai Beach Resort

Luxury hotel with Spa-centre, located directly at the beach in Chalkidiki

This luxurious holiday resort lies on the peninsula of Sithonia, directly at the sea, amidst lush vegetation which is typical for Chalkidiki. The Danai Beach Resort belongs to "The Leading Small Hotels of the World" and accordingly offers high-class…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 890 - 3.695 EUR / day
  • GREECE
  • CRETE
Domes of Elounda Suites

Suites with jacuzzi or private pool in luxury resort directly by the sea in Elounda in Crete

The Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection is a unique resort consisting of design suites, residences and villas. It offers its guests a true Mediterranean experience, combining luxury with the natural environment and local culture. Domes of Elounda…

  • 5 Sleeps
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 265 - 612 EUR / day
  • GREECE
  • PAROS
Yria Hotel Resort

Beautiful 5-star resort is located only 100 meters away from the beach

The luxurious hotel Yria Resort is located in the west of the island of Paros, only some 100 meters away from the Parasporos beach. It comprises 53 rooms in different categories. All rooms are surrounded by a garden and they have their own terrace. The…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 220 - 1.090 EUR / day
  • GREECE
  • PATMOS
Patmos Aktis Spa Hotel
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Modern and charming hotel with spa directly at the beach

Patmos Aktis Suites and Spa Hotel with 56 rooms and suites, is a luxury hotel situated only a few steps from the most fascinating beach of Patmos island, Grikos. It combines the traditional architecture of the island with contemporary and luxury…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 146 - 868 EUR / day
  • IRELAND
Delphi Lodge

Traditional and stylish holiday lodge directly by the lake in Connemara in Ireland

Delphi Lodge with its 13 rooms and suites for 1 to 3 guests is a delightful 19th century country house which lies at a lake in the middle of the beautiful highlands in one of the most spectacular settings in Ireland. Located in a valley of unparalleled…

  • 26 Sleeps
  • 13 Bedrooms
  • 350 - 5.000 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • PUGLIA
Masseria Torre Maizza

Stylish and elegant boutique hotel overlooking the sea with golf course in Puglia

The elegant Hotel Masseria Torre Maizza, managed by Rocco Forte Hotels, is located in the beautiful surroundings of Puglia, at the Adriatic coast of Italy. Once a 16th-century farmhouse, the building was transformed into a luxury site combining natural…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • ITALY
  • PUGLIA
Hotel Don Ferrante

Exclusive 5-star boutique hotel directly at the beach

Hotel Don Ferrante has 13 double bedrooms and suites. Exclusive 5-star Boutique Hotel Don Ferrante impresses with its privileged location overlooking the sea on the city wall of Monopoli in Puglia in Southern Italy. This former ancient fortress combines…

  • 32 Sleeps
  • 13 Bedrooms
  • 150 - 660 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • PUGLIA
Palazzo Ducale Venturi

Exclusive palace turned into 5-star luxury hotel with pool and spa

Palazzo Ducale Venturi offers 20 rooms and suites of different categories. It is surrounded by olive and citrus groves and lush vineyards in the village of Minervino di Lecce in the South of Puglia. Originally built in the 16th century, the Palazzo has…

  • 40 Sleeps
  • 20 Bedrooms
  • 415 - 6.000 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • BASILICATA
Palazzo Margherita

Traditional Palazzo designed to a small luxury boutique hotel by Francis Ford Coppola

Palazzo Margherita in total features 7 suites and 2 garden rooms, originally built at the end of the 19th century. It is situated in Bernalda, a small hilltop village in Matera province in Basilicata in the South of Italy. Bernalda was the birthplace…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 380 - 1.850 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • CAMPANIA
Palazzo Belmonte

Luxury hotel in palazzo with suites and pool directly on the beach in Campania

The idyllic 17th century Palazzo Belmonte is located in Santa Maria di Castellabate, south of the Amalfi Coast in the unspoiled Cilento National Park. With its private sandy beach, freshwater pool and extensive garden, the palazzo is an oasis of relaxation…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 39 Bedrooms
  • 180 - 680 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • CAPRI
Hotel Villa Marina Capri

Family-operated 5-star hotel with spacious rooms and suites, Spa and fine dining restaurant

Villa Marina is an authentic Caprese villa overlooking the sea and surrounded by a lush garden with typical Mediterranean vegetation. Here you will find a warm welcome that evokes the golden years of the Dolce Vita, a time that made Capri a privileged…

  • 44 Sleeps
  • 22 Bedrooms
  • 480 - 2.500 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • EMILIA-ROMAGNA
Palazzo di Varignana

Exclusive hotel with spa and vast pool landscape

The Palazzo di Varignana hotel resort is located on a property covering several hectares. The heart of the resort is Palazzo Bargellini Bentivoglio, dating back to 1705, with 140 comfortable rooms and suites in different buildings, a 3,700 sqm SPA with…

  • 4 Sleeps
  • 130 Bedrooms
  • 245 - 1.387 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • LAGO DI COMO
Casta Diva Resort

Hotel and luxury resort with spa directly on the shore of Lake Como

The resort will be re-opened in 2019 as "Mandarin Oriental Lake Como".
The exclusive CastaDiva Resort & Spa lies near to Blevio at the eastside of Lake Como with direct access to the lake and just 5 kms from the city Como. The Resort is…

  • 150 Sleeps
  • 73 Bedrooms
  • ITALY
  • SARDINIA
L Ea Bianca Luxury Resort
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Charming Designhotel at the beach with spa- and sportscenter

This luxury resort is situated near Baja Sardinia, set directly on the sea. It offers everything for relaxing holidays. L'Ea Bianca Luxury Resort is situated opposite the island of the La Maddalena archipelago at the splendid sandy beach "Cala dei Ginepri"…

  • 62 Sleeps
  • 31 Bedrooms
  • 270 - 1.695 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • SICILY
Verdura Resort Rocco Forte

Unrivaled beachfront eco-luxury resort with 3 golf courses, spa, sports facilities and kids club

Verdura Resort is located on the southwest coast of Sicily by the sea on 230 hectares of Sicilian countryside with its own vegetable garden, orange and olive groves and almost two kilometers of private Mediterranean coastline. Sciacca is just a few kilometers…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 530 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • TUSCANY
Hotel Villa delle Ripalte

Charming Tuscan style hotel with pool, restaurants and sport facilities

Costa dei Gabbiani, also called the coast of the herring gulls, is a green, unspoilt plateau at the south-eastern end of the island of Elba. The holiday village is located in the heart of this plateau. 450 hectares of forest cover the slopes reaching…

  • 28 Sleeps
  • 14 Bedrooms
  • 102 - 638 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • TUSCANY
Hotel Monna Lisa

Charming hotel in the historical town centre

Hotel Monna Lisa is one of the best 4-star hotels in the historical town centre of Firenze. The beautiful palazzo, churches, monuments, squares and museums, which made this marvellous city famous, are within walking distance from the hotel. Hotel Monna…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 45 Bedrooms
  • 108 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • TUSCANY
Grotta Giusti Wellness Hotel & Spa

Manorial property renovated as a wellness and golf hotel with thermal baths and spa

Grotta Giusti has a perfect backdrop for an authentic Italian experience in Tuscany. Located in Monsummano Terme, between Florence, Pisa and Lucca, this spa resort was originally the 19th century country home of the Tuscan poet Giuseppe Giusti.…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 50 Bedrooms
  • 129 - 350 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • TUSCANY
Villa Fontelunga

Stylish and cosy design hotel with only 9 rooms

The elegant Designhotel Villa Fontelunga is located uphill above the valley Val di Chiana with a stunning views of the valley and Cortona. Nine individually designed guest rooms in the hotel as well as the three private villas, allocated in short driving…

  • 18 Sleeps
  • 9 Bedrooms
  • 220 - 3.900 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • TUSCANY
Hotel La Corte dei Papi

Owner operated luxury hotel with spa amidst beautiful Tuscan landscape

A few kilometres from Cortona, in Tuscany, in a small valley surrounded by wonderful hills, La Corte dei Papi Relais is set. The property is an oasis of quiet and peace for people searching for traditions and wishing to be conquered by ancient flavours…

  • 30 Sleeps
  • 15 Bedrooms
  • 250 - 990 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • TUSCANY
Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa

Luxury 5-star wellness hotel with modern Spa in Southern Tuscany

Small elegant Relais Hotel Fonteverde is located amidst the splendid scenery of the Siena hills, in San Casciano dei Bagni, Val d'Orcia. It is surrounded by a vast natural park with olive groves, vineyards, streams and typical clays, which combine into…

  • 160 Sleeps
  • 66 Bedrooms
  • 370 - 1.380 EUR / day
  • ITALY
  • TUSCANY
Borgo San Felice

Luxury hotel near Siena with a modern Spa-centre and vinery

At Borgo San Felice, 25 rooms and 24 suites combine the refinement and charm of historical dwellings with a taste for contemporary design. Located on a hill 350 meters above sea level, just 15 kilometers from Siena, 10 from Castelnuovo Berardenga…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 550 - 2.100 EUR / day
  • JAMAICA
Round Hill Hotel

Luxury hotel in exclusive villa resort at the beach in Jamaica

Round Hill Hotel is one of the most distinguished hotel resorts in the Caribbean. The immaculately kept estate (formerly a pineapple plantation until 1953), situated in a spectacular location on a peninsula, comprises a hotel with 36 rooms and 27 separate…

  • 72 Sleeps
  • 36 Bedrooms
  • 535 - 1.054 EUR / day
  • MALDIVES
  • BAA ATOLL
Amilla Fushi Luxury Resort

Unique luxury resort with lagoon, beach and tree homes with private pool at Baa Atoll

Amilla Fushi Luxury Resort is situated in the untouched Baa Atolls in the Maldives - a place of pure natural beauty and a dream come true for any beach and water lover. The UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Baa Atoll is one of the 26 natural atolls in the Indian…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 59 Bedrooms
  • 1.450 - 2.890 EUR / day
  • MALDIVES
  • NORTH MALÉ ATOLL
Huvafen Fushi Luxury Resort

Exclusive beach and ocean bungalows with plunge pool in small luxury resort at North Male Atoll

Huvafen Fushi - the „paradise island" - is located in the northwestern Male Atoll. Huvafen Fushi Luxury Resort has everything you would imagine from a paradise island: lush, tropical vegetation, a white sandy beach surrounded by a turquoise lagoon, crystal…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 40 Bedrooms
  • 1.150 - 2.200 EUR / day
  • MOROCCO
Riad Royal Mansour

Luxury hotelvilla with own pool in Morrocan style in Marrakech

Royal Mansour Marrakech has redefined the gold standard of luxury hotels, offering an extraordinary array of spacious, opulent riads in the heart of one of the world’s most exotic cities. Having employed hundreds of artisans to work on the construction…

  • 6 Sleeps
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • MOROCCO
Heure Bleue Palais

Charming Moroccan riad offering a personalized service and rooftop-pool

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 195 - 950 EUR / day
  • MOROCCO
Kasbah Tamadot

Luxury Moroccan kasbah with full service in the outskirts of the Atlas Mountains

Kasbah Tamadot was seriously affected by the earthquake in September 2023. Renovation works are to last until August / September 2024. We regret that we cannot confirm any rentals until then.

Kasbah Tamadot…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 560 EUR / day
  • MOROCCO
The Oberoi Marrakech

Hotel villas and suites mostly with private pool in 5-star hotel in Marrakech with service and spa

Marrakech is a city of many faces and contrasts: vibrant art and culture, world-class golf courses and fashionable nightlife, alongside spiritual mystique, beautiful gardens, Andalusian architecture and traditional souks.
The Oberoi Marrakech is…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 650 - 4.000 EUR / day
  • MAURITIUS
The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa

Exclusive luxury hotel at the west coast of Mauritius

The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa is situated by an outstandingly beautiful 800 ms beach and a nature reserve. The protected wildlife marina sanctuary is an amazing dive and snorkeling spot. You can discover the most amazing under water world with its…

  • 4 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 425 - 1.180 EUR / day
  • MAURITIUS
Maradiva Villas

Luxury villas with private pool and hotel service along the Tamarin bay of Mauritius

As a member of Leading Hotels of the World, Maradiva Villas Resort and Spa is located on 27 hectares of land on the west coast of Mauritius. Maradiva is a resort comprising of only luxurious holiday villas and it is owned by a private family. There are…

  • 4 Sleeps
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 675 - 1.125 EUR / day
  • AUSTRIA
  • KITZBÜHEL
Maierl Alm

Modern and charmingly decorated ski hotel directly on the slopes

Maierl Alm is located in the famous skiing resort of Kitzbühel / Kirchberg directly on the slopes. This luxury resort consists of five tasteful chalets, 1 apartment, several bedrooms in the Alm, a restaurant on 5-star level and a spa area. The rooms…

  • 27 Sleeps
  • 14 Bedrooms
  • 170 - 760 EUR / day
  • AUSTRIA
  • ZILLERTAL
DasPosthotel

Design hotel with charming rooms and suites in the renowned Zillertal

It doesn’t matter whether one calls the Posthotel a nature hotel or an ecological hotel. What’s really important, is that the owners first priority is that their guests feel comfortable. The house tells a lot of stories: with the fragrant pine, the domestic…

  • 4 Sleeps
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 206 - 336 EUR / day
  • PORTUGAL
  • ALGARVE
Martinhal Sagres Cottages

high quality family resort at western Algarve with hotel, cottages and holiday villas in Martinhal / Portugal

The family friendly resort exists of some private villas with pool, garden and sea view as well as 155 cottages and 37 rooms and suites which fulfill different needs. The Pinewood Houses provide with private pools, the Villas Mimosa, the Bay Houses and…

  • 6 Sleeps
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 169 - 1.109 EUR / day
  • PORTUGAL
  • ALGARVE
Hotel Vila Vita Parc

Exclusive and internationally acclaimed 5 - star luxury resort in the Algarve

The luxury resort VILA VITA Parc with its Moorish inspired architecture is perched the cliffs of Portugal's Algarve. In the midst of the 22 acres of subtropical park, this 5-star hideaway welcomes its guests with personal service and portuguese hospitality.…

  • 330 Sleeps
  • 165 Bedrooms
  • 212 - 880 EUR / day
  • PORTUGAL
  • ALGARVE
Martinhal Sagres Hotel Resort
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high qualitiy familyresort at the western Algarve with hotel, cottages and family villas

The family friendly resort consists of 37 rooms and suites, several private villas with pool, garden and sea view plus 155 holiday houses, wich fullfill various desires.
The Martinhals Beach Resort lies in the west of the Algarve at the edge of…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 213 - 582 EUR / day
  • SEYCHELLES
  • PRASLIN
Castello Beach Hotel

family and child friendly beach front hotel on the Seychelles

Praslin Island‘s newest boutique hotel has been opened 2008 at Anse Kerlan, near to one of the most attractive beaches in the Seychelles. Surrounded by a tropical garden, situated on the northwest of Praslin, one can enjoy a spectacular view of the islands…

  • 74 Sleeps
  • 26 Bedrooms
  • 384 - 1.315 EUR / day
  • SPAIN
  • GRAN CANARIA
Fincahotel Las Calas
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Charming, family-run fincahotel with own restaurant in Gran Canaria

This noble house from the 19th century situated in the heart of the island of Gran Canaria, which in its day belonged to a distinguished Canarian family, was for many years a summer residence. In 1998 Magüi Carratalá undertook its restoration and conversion…

  • 18 Sleeps
  • 9 Bedrooms
  • SPAIN
  • MAJORCA
Fincahotel Sa Pedrissa

Tended and charming finca hotel with large pool and wellness centre in Majorca

The Finca from the 17th century has been refurbished lovingly, keeping its characteristic Majorcean charme. The estate lies in a detached position above the bay of Deya. The sunny pool deck and the breakfast terrace offer spectacular views of the rocky…

  • 22 Sleeps
  • 11 Bedrooms
  • 260 - 525 EUR / day
  • SPAIN
  • MAJORCA
Fincahotel Son Mas
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Luxurious finca hotel with a large outdoor pool and SPA with indoor pool in Majorca

The dignified Finca Hotel Son Mas houses 18 luxury junior suites. It lies secluded on a hill surrounded by a beautiful landscape between Porto Cristo and Porto Colom. The renovation of the main building, which originated in the 17th century, was done…

  • 36 Sleeps
  • 18 Bedrooms
  • 320 - 425 EUR / day
  • SPAIN
  • MAJORCA
Hotel BunYola

Exclusive luxury hotel on the west coast of Mallorca with heated pool, spa and sea view

With this noble hotel, the SON BUNYOLA project comes to its crowning conclusion after many years. The hotel will retain all the original features of the historic estate and consists of the main finca, which dates back to the year 1500, the Tafona, which…

  • 52 Sleeps
  • 26 Bedrooms
  • 495 - 3.400 EUR / day
  • SPAIN
  • TENERIFE
The Ritz-Carlton Abama, Tagor Villas

Luxury resort villa with ocean view, personal attendant and golf course

Situated in the tranquil enclave of Guía de Isora - a pristine stretch of coastline along the Atlantic Ocean, seated along the smooth slopes of the volcano Mount Teide - the beauty of nature abounds at The Ritz-Carlton, Abama, one of the most idyllic…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 520 - 1.215 EUR / day
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • DURBAN
Oyster Box Hotel

Luxury boutique-hotel with pool and spa on the ocean's edge

Perfectly situated on the ocean’s edge with beautiful views, Oyster Box Hotel has 86 rooms, suites and villas and is a brief 5 minutes walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, conveniently located for quick and easy access to Durban city centre, King Shaka…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 440 EUR / day
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • CAPE REGION
Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

Exclusive 5-star boutique-hotel by the sea close to Capetown

The exclusive 5-star Boutique-Hotel Twelve Apostles, belongs to the „Leading Small Hotels of the World“ and has 55 luxurious rooms and 15 exclusive suites. The location of the hotel is picturesque, with an unobstructed view, only a few meters above…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 490 - 1.410 EUR / day
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • CAPE REGION
Leeu Estates

Small luxury boutique hotel with awarded winery close to Franschhoek Winelands

Leeu Estates is an exclusive five-star boutique hotel property and winery with 17 luxurious room and suites surrounded by 68 hectares of vineyards, landscaped gardens and fynbos in the picturesque Franschhoek valley. It has only opened in summer 2016…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 600 - 2.390 EUR / day
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • CAPE REGION
Ellerman House

Luxury hotel with wine, art and safari experience

Ellerman House - a noble luxury mansion - has 11 rooms and two suites in the main house as well as two separate private villas. It is on the edge of Capetown in…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 795 - 1.790 EUR / day
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • KRUEGER NATIONAL PARK
Ulusaba Safari Lodge

Luxury safari lodge in private game reserve with Big Five

Ulusaba is part of the Sabi Sand Game Reserve, which is a 66.000 ha privately owned reserve on the edge of Kruger National Park. It consists of two lodges. Rock Lodge lis set on the top of a rocky hill, Safari Lodge is built along the banks of the dry…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 1 Bedrooms
  • 1.650 - 2.790 EUR / day
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • KRUEGER NATIONAL PARK
Ulusaba Rock Lodge

Unique and family friendly luxury lodge overlooking the magnificent bush landscape

Ulusaba Rock Lodge has 10 rooms and suites, each with 1 or 2 bedrooms overlooking the bush. Ulusaba is part of the Sabi Sand Game Reserve, which is a 66.000 ha privately owned reserve on the edge of Kruger National Park. It consists of two lodges. Safari…

  • 4 Sleeps
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1.650 - 2.280 EUR / day
  • TURKEY
  • MARMARIS
D Maris Bay Hotel

Luxury resort immersed in nature along turquoise coast in Datca Peninsula

D Maris Bay Hotel belongs to „The Leading Hotels of the World“ and is considered to be one of the best hotel and villa resorts of Turkey’s Datca Peninsula. Its unique and elevated location at a private bay offers breathtaking views onto the lovely turquoise-colored…

  • 2 Sleeps
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 360 - 1.610 EUR / day