12 of the Coolest Hotels in the World

12 of the Coolest Hotels in the World

23rd August 2018

From architectural wonders to downright quirky hotels, here are some of the most unique places to stay around the world, featuring spaceship treehouses, glass igloos, converted lighthouses, cave hotels and more... Stay somewhere extraordinary!

Fogo Island Inn

Joe Batt's Arm - Newfoundland

Sleeps 2-4 per room

A spectacular and beautifully designed hotel offering unbeatable views of an extraordinary landscape. Stay in luxury, whilst being part of the Fogo Island community.

Capo Spartivento

Capo Spartivento - Sardinia

Sleeps 2-4

A stunning renovation of an 1850s Sardinian lighthouse, now offering boutique Mediterranean living on the island’s southern coast

Kakslauttanen Glass Igloos

Saariselkä - Finland

Sleeps 2-6

Finland’s most magical destination? Cosy up in a glass-topped igloo at Kakslauttanen and look out for the Northern Lights

Eliassen Rorbuer

Hamnøy - Norway

Sleeps 2-6

You’ll struggle to find a more magical way to experience Norway than with a trip to Eliassen Rorbuer fishermen’s cottages.

Hotel Viura

Villabuena de Álava - Álava

Sleeps 1-2

A work of architectural beauty from the outside, a triumph of style and comfort inside.

Nina Trulli Resort

Monopoli - Puglia

Sleeps 2-4

Truly unique and beautiful suites nestled in some of Italy’s most serene countryside - wander the vineyards, swim in the pool and enjoy some spectacular cuisine

Nothofagus Hotel & Spa

Huilo Huilo Biological Reserve, Puerto Fuy - Chile

Sleeps 2

Set in the middle of the forest, within a picturesque wooden building, and inspired by The Little Prince, this hotel and spa offers you a magical stay.


Phuket - Thailand

Sleeps 2

A wonderland of uniquely designed villas, each with a private pool, set in the rainforest of Kamala on Phuket Island.

Koza Cave Hotel

Göreme - Cappadocia

Sleeps 13 people across 6 rooms

Take refuge within this stunning eco-inspired retreat set within the ancient caves of Göreme, Turkey

Pikes Ibiza

Sant Antony de Portmany - San Antonio

Sleeps 4

Enjoy Ibiza in style at Pikes, a beautiful 25-room boutique hotel set in a 500-year building and steeped in rich musical history.

Tree Hotel

Harads - Sweden

Sleeps 12

A sustainable and ecologically sympathetic hotel featuring groundbreaking architecture in beautifully isolated surroundings, a truly incomparable getaway.

ION Adventure Hotel

Nesjavellir - Iceland

Sleeps Up to 4

Sublimely soothing Icelandic hotel and spa with superb views of the Northern Lights - all in an incomparable natural setting

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