Great hotels around the world

During my travels, I often get to stay at some great hotels around the world . Here are the hotels I’ve stayed at, written reviews on and would recommend.

“When you get into a hotel room, you lock the door, and you know there is a secrecy, there is a luxury, there is fantasy. There is comfort. There is reassurance.” Diane von Furstenberg

Asia

United Arab Emirates

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The Westin Dubai Al-Habtoor City

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Abu DhabiAbu Dhabi

 

Hyatt Capital Gate

Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi Yas Island

The Royal Rose Hotel

Thailand

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Hyatt Regency Phuket

Sunwing Resort Kamala Beach

Bangkok

Things to do in Bangkok

Grand Palace complex

Crowne Plaza Bangkok Lumphini Park

Somerset Park Suanplu Bangkok

Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur

Shangri La Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur

“I still enjoy traveling a lot. I mean, it amazes me that I still get excited in hotel rooms just to see what kind of shampoo they’ve left me.” Bill Bryson

South America

Brazil

Foz Do Iguacu

Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas

Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas

Argentina

Buenos Aires

Palacio Duhau 

“I pretend I’m one of the royal family when I’m in a hotel and that the hotel belongs to me – it is a palace.”  Martin Short

North America

USA

Cinderella's Castle - Walt Disney World

Disney All-Star Movies Resort

“At hotels, you are an actress. Absolutely. You can do what you want. Go where you want. I love my home too. But I love to arrive in a hotel. They have books, chocolate, food. I put things in the little refrigerator.” Sonia Rykiel

Africa

Mauritius

Things to do in Mauritius

Sugar Beach

Zambia

Royal Chundu

Royal Chundu

Avani Victoria Falls

Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

Namibia

Elegant Desert Lodge

Caprivi Strip

Ichingo Chobe River Lodge

Near Etosha

Etosha Safari Lodge

Waterberg region

Okonjima Lodge

Near Sossusvlei

Elegant Desert Lodge

Near Omaruru

Onduruquea Game Lodge

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Avani Hotel Lesotho

South Africa

More hotel quotes

“I’ve found I get big things done when I’m on airplanes or in hotel rooms. It’s a total needle-mover to book a fantastic room in a place you adore and then put the ‘do not disturb’ on the phone and door for a week. ” Robin S. Sharma

“Nothing makes you feel better than when you get into a hotel bed, and the sheets feel so good. Why shouldn’t you wake up like that every day?”  Bobby Berk