Hotel View, pink and grey leather in a pastel house

The Boutique Hotel View is a hotel located in Amsterdam, in the Netherlands. The hotel is a traditional house with a narrow colourful pastel facade and views towards the canal.

Rooms.

The hotel has fourteen double rooms, each room with colourful decorations and its own bathroom. Each room has a double bed with a leather headboard, colourful leather puffs and grey and pink bed covers.

The hotel has six double deluxe rooms and eight suites. The floors are made of dark wood and there are ancient chandeliers in the rooms. Each bathroom has a shower. The rooms and suites are decorated in greys and pinks, and each room has a flat screen television set and WiFi.

Three of the double suites and two of the suites have views towards the canals. Each room and suite is hypoallergenic and has a double bed, a flat screen television set and a bathroom. The deluxe rooms have safes, a decorative fireplace, a desk with a chair and a coffee and tea making machine.

There are several standard double rooms, half of which have views towards the hotel garden and the other half have views towards the canal. Part of the larger deluxe rooms have views towards the street and the nearby gardens, and others have views towards the canal. Price is around 79€ per night.

The triple deluxe room has two individual beds and a sofabed in the living room area. The bathroom has a shower. This room costs around 159€ per night.

Restaurants.

The hotel has a breakfast room where guests will be able to enjoy a buffet breakfast. Coffee, tea, a variety of cereal and fresh fruit are served at breakfast. There are several options available for guests who have allergies and food intolerances. Price per breakfast is around 10€ per person.

There is a library, a café bar decorated with white leather armchairs and sofa and a television hall on the hotel’s ground floor. The rooms and the lobby have access to WiFi.

Events.

The hotel offers guests a fax service and there is a business center. In the lobby guests will find a guide to the city’s main attractions and several tours around the region. Bicycles can be rented to explore the city, and the hotels offers a transport service to the airport.

Location.

The hotel is located in a traditional Amsterdam house, on the banks of one of the city’s canals. The pastel coloured house is decorated with antique street lights and has large windows with views towards the bridge.

The Leidseplein, one of the city’s main avenues filled with bars, restaurants and shops, is located near the hotel. Guests can enjoy walks around the area, located in the center of the city. There are maps for guests in the lobby.

The museum district is located a short walk away from the hotel. Here guests will find the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum, next to many other museums and galleries. The Vondelpark, a large park where guests will be able to ride their bikes and have picnics, is located next to the museums.

Hotel Nobis, marble bathrooms, oak panels and stucco ceilings

The Nobis Hotel is located in the center of Stockholm, in Sweden. This hotel has an ancient winding staircase that was built back when the building was used as a private mansion and later as a bank, and the rooms are covered in oak panels.

Rooms.

The hotel has 201 rooms. There are several types of rooms, 69 standard rooms, 99 superior rooms, 22 deluxe rooms and 11 suites. These designer rooms have origami lamps, dark furniture and thick oak panels. The hotel’s winding staircase has wrought iron handlebars.

The hotel’s rooms have Internet access, a minibar and a multimedia sound system connected to a flat television screen. Each room has a desk with a designer chair and several table lamps. This hotel is an ecological hotel that was built using recyclable materials.

The bathrooms were built using Carrara marble. The designer sinks have chromed taps and there are bathrooms with a bathtub and bathrooms with a shower. Bathrobes, bath products and slippers are provided in the bathrooms for each guest.

The individual rooms have large beds, and there are rooms with views towards the hotel’s atrium and rooms with views towards the city. There are two types of standard double rooms, those with a queensize bed and those with a kingsize bed. Price is between 243 and 270€ per night.

The Superior rooms have large double beds. These rooms have a lounge area decorated with designer sofas and views towards the hotel’s atrium. Price is around 370€ per room per night.

Each Deluxe room has a double bed and a lounge area with a sofa. Each room has a private bathroom with a bathtub and a shower. These rooms have views towards the Normalmstorg and the Berzelii Park. Price is around 464€ per night.

The one bedroom suites have a double bed, a living room with sofas and a bathroom with a bathtub and a shower. Some of these rooms have views towards Berzelii Park. Guests who stay in these suites have access to the hotel’s VIP club. Price is 640€ per night.

There are three Corner suites which are located on the corner of the buildings. These suites have beds larger than kingsize beds, a living room with sofas and several bathroom with bathtubs and showers. Guests will be able to enjoy views towards the Normalmstrong and the Berzelii Park, and guests who stay in these rooms have access to the hotel’s VIP club. These rooms cost 755€ per night.

The Panorama suites are known for their views and their extra large beds, and these suites have a lounge area and a bathroom with a bathtub and a shower. Guests will have access to the VIP club. Price is around 1100€ per night.

The Nobis Suite has two rooms decorated with wooden panels and ancient stucco. The suite has views towards Normalmstrong square and the atrium. The large suite can be connected to another suite to form a family suite. One of the rooms has a double bed and the other room is a living room with a dining table and sofas, and the bathroom has a bathtub and a shower. Guests who stay in this suite will have access to the VIP club, a complimentary breakfast, transport to and from the airport and fresh floors and fruit in each room for a price of 2900€ per night.

Restaurant.

The Caina is the hotel’s Italian restaurant. The Gold Bar and Lounge is a large bar where visitors will be able to enjoy cocktails with views towards the city center, and the lounge area is filled with locals. The Bistro is an Italian brasserie that serves meat. The hotel’s bars and lounges have a more traditional décor, with leather chairs and armchairs and wooden panels.

The hotel’s gym is located on one of its floors. Next to it guests will find the hotel’s sauna, a traditional Swedish sauna where visitors will be able to relax.

The hotel offers many services to its guests, and the hotel staff can organize transport from and to the airport, make reservations in clubs and restaurants and offer guided tours around the city. Guests have access to a personal shopper and VIP events.

Events.

There are private rooms that are used as conference halls. Guests will be able to rent these venues, that used to be the conference rooms of a bank, for large events and celebrations.

The conference halls are decorated with ancient oak panels and the ceilings are covered in stucco. There are five rooms and each room varies in size. The largest room can accommodate up to 28 guests, and the smallest conference rooms has a table with four chairs. For larger events guests will be able to use a private conference center located next to the hotel.

Location.

The hotel is located on the Normalmstrong, in the center of Stockholm. The hotel’s buildings are ancient buildings that conserve each structure’s design.

Near the hotel there are several art galleries and a short walk away from the hotel guests will find the city’s main landmarks. The medieval city of Gamla Stan and the Royal Palace are located nearby. A ferry ride across the bay will lead visitors to the National Museum. The pedestrian Biblioteksgatan is filled with boutique stores.

Palomar Hotel, frieses, organic products and paintings

The Palomar Hotel is located in Chicago, in the United States. This boutique hotel has rooms decorated with murals of the city, paintings of the Chicago World Fair and blues concerts.

Rooms.

This boutique hotel has 261 historic double rooms and is decorated with art pieces and murals. The rooms have friezes decorated with bas reliefs of the Universal Expo that took place in this city.

The rooms have Internet access, iPod docks, flat screen television sets, a minibar stocked with organic options, recycling bins and organic spa products. The bathrooms have bathrobes for each guest.

The King Deluxe room have a kingsize bed, a desk with a chair and an armchair. The Queen Deluxe rooms have two large queensize bed, a desk with a chair and an armchair. These rooms cost around 224€ per night.

The City View King Deluxe rooms are rooms with a kingsize bed and floor to ceiling windows with views towards the city center. The Double Double Deluxe rooms have two double beds.

The King Spa Premier rooms have a kingsize double bed and a lounge area. The granite bathroom have a separate bathtub and a marble shower, and there is a large sink.

The One Bedroom suites have a room with a kingsize bed and a separate living room. The living room is decorated with a sofa bed, a flat screen television set and a dining table with chairs. The granite bathroom has a separate bathtub and a marble shower.

The Luxury One Bedroom suites are suites with three rooms. These rooms have large floor to ceiling windows with views towards the west side of the city. The bedroom has a kingsize bed and a flat screen television set. The living room has a sofa that can be used as a sofa bed and there is a dining table, several chairs and a television set. The bathrooms are made from granite and there is a Fiji bathtub.

The Artist Suite has floor to ceiling windows and views towards the west side of the city. Each suite has three rooms, a room has a kingsize bed and a lounge, another room with a kingsize bed and a living room. The living room has a large sofa for five guests that can be used as a double bed, a desk with a chair and a flat screen television set. The granite bathroom has a bathtub. Price is around 500€ per night.

The Portrait Suite has a large kingsize bed and a lounge area. The floor to ceiling windows have views towards the city and there is a granite bathroom with a bathtub and marble floors.

The Portrait Suite is a large hall with floor to ceiling windows. There is a living room that can accommodate up to five guests that has a sofa bed and a dining hall with a table and six chairs. This suite can be connected to the Gallery Suite, forming a large one bedroom suite, and to the King Deluxe suite, forming a two bedroom suite.

The Mosaic Suite is suite where guests will be able to celebrate events. The suite has a dining table with six chairs, two lounge areas and a bathroom. The suite can be connected to the King Spa Premier rooms, forming a large family suite.

Restaurant.

The Sable Kitchen and Bar is a bar and restaurant known for its international dishes. Coffee and tea are served in the afternoons in the lobby. Wine tasting are organized during the afternoons. Guests will be able enjoy dinners in their rooms.

The hotel offers a themed catering service. Guests will be able to enjoy the Rhythm Buffet, the Harmony Buffet, the Watercolour Buffet and the Chicago Institute of Arts Buffet.

The hotel has WiFi access, a gym and a swimming pool with a terrace. The lobby has a shop where visitors will be able to purchase essential items, food, suitcases and toothpaste.

The hotel is adapted to guests will mobility issues. The hotel accepts pets and guests will not have to pay extra for them, and the hotel provides them with bowls and leashes.

The hotel staff can connect two rooms to form a family rooms to guests who travel in a group. There are bathrobes for children and non alcoholic drinks are available for them.

Guests will be able to enjoy spa treatments in their rooms. The spa products used at the hotel are organic. Pilates and yoga classes take place on the terrace next to the pool, and the hotel provides guests will yoga kits.

The hotel participates in several projects that promote the arts. The CAPE project was created to promote and support the arts in public schools, and visitors will be able to see pieces of art created by local students. The hotel organizes art classes. The hotel’s halls are decorated with posters of the Blues Festival of Chicago.

Events.

The hotel has several conference rooms. Guests will be able to celebrate their events at the Gallery Ballroom, the Abstract Ballroom decorated with paintings, the Mosaic Suite and the Portrait Suite.

Those guests who have the Kimpton loyalty card will be able to customize their rooms during their stay. Kimpton guests have complimentary access to WiFi.

Location.

The hotel is located in the River North neighbourhood of Chicago, north of the river. This area is known for its many art galleries and museums, and there are several main streets filled with restaurants and shops.

Guests will be able to stroll along Michigan Avenue, where there are many bars, restaurants and shops. The hotel organizes jogging session and tours around the neighbourhood and a nearby park.

The hotel follows an Art in Movement theme, and the hotel’s common areas, restaurants, rooms and suites are decorated with visual art. There are many paintings of the Chicago World Fair.

Hi Hotel Eco Resort and Spa, colour, technology and a private beach

The Hotel Hi Eco Resort and Spa is located in Nice, in France. This hotel has rooms decorated with designer furniture and a private beach.

Rooms.

The boutique hotel is an ecological hotel that has nine types of rooms and 38 designer rooms. Each room has a double bed with a private bathroom and views towards the city, and each room has one of the hotel’s nine designs.

The Techno Corner rooms are designed in the style of private viewing rooms. There is a large television screen that can be watched from the bathtub and the bed. The sofablaster is a sofa with integrated loudspeakers and headphones, and the armrest has a selection of CDs.

The Happy Day rooms change each afternoon. During midday each room has a sofa where guests will be able to relax and are decorated in light woods and bright greens, and during the afternoon the panels behind the sofa glide to reveal a double bed decorated in pink. Each rooms provides slippers and water for guests.

The Up and Down room is a duplex room decorated with chestnut furniture. The lower floor is a large living and the upper floor has a large double bed. Behind a large chestnut wardrobe guests will find the bathroom.

White and White are large white rooms where each piece of furniture is not used in a traditional way. The table is the bed, the bed is the bathtub and the ceiling is fuchsia. This rooms is filled with organic products.

In the Indoor Terrace rooms the furniture is located in the center of the room, and the rest of the room is used as a terrace with wooden floors. The bathrooms are located inside a cabin in the room.

The Digital rooms are decorated with several graphic design themes dedicated to cyberculture. There are large pixels on the room’s surface and the furniture has the shape of desktop icons. In the center of the room there is a box that changes its colour.

The Rendez Vous rooms are modular rooms. The space can be rearranged into a bathroom with a lounge and a desk area with desk and chair. Each room has a private terrace.

Monospace are rooms that have three sections, and each section is decorated in one colour. Each section is dedicated to one function, and one of the sections is for relaxing and another one is for comfort.

The Strates rooms are designer rooms decorated with coloured panels. The shower cabin is transparent, and bright red stairs lead to the double room.

The Happy Day, Monospace and Up and Down rooms cost around 269€ per night. The Digital, Strates and Techno Corner rooms cost 309€ per night. The Indoor Terrasse has a price of 369€ per night. The Rendez Vous and White and White have a price of 489€ per night. Price includes an organic buffet breakfast at the hotel, Internet access and use of the spa area.

Restaurant.

The hotel has a bar and a restaurant. The Happy Bar is the hotel’s epicentre, and has views towards the hotel’s gardens and the street. DJ’s and group perform each afternoon at the bar.

The Cantine Bio is a restaurant where visitors will be able to enjoy dishes made using organic ingredients. The restaurant offer breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunches. There are vegetarian menus and a sushi bar. The restaurant is decorated in bright colours. Guests will be able to enjoy their meals in the garden.

The hotel has a private beach and a terrace with views towards the sea. The Hi Beach has colourful hammocks for guests. The terrace, which has three parts and each part has a theme, has access to the beach.

Guests will be able to enjoy many spa treatments at the Hi Body spa. There are massages and relaxing treatments. The spa has a steam room and two chamber hammam that is connected to a lounge where guests will be able to relax before heading to the massage room. Next to the spa there is a shop.

Events.

Events can be organized at the Happy Bar. The bar has its own large screen and a projector for when the hotel organizes themed movie nights.

Location.

The hotel is located in the center of Nice, a short distance away from the Promenade des Anglais. Guests will be able to visit the beach and the city’s main landmarks.

Hotel de Art, colourful and themed rooms in Malaysia

Art Hotel is located in Klang, in Malaysia. This small designer hotel has several themed rooms decorated with bright murals and colourful decorations.

Rooms.

The hotel has 58 rooms. Each room has its own bathroom with a shower and themed murals. There are several types of rooms. There are coffee and tea making machines and LCD television screens in all rooms and the hotel has WiFi. Price is between 63 and 98€ per night.

The hotel has fairy tale themed rooms, rooms with flowers and rooms dedicated to movies. There are rooms that resemble cities, allowing guests to visit Ancient Egypt and China. Guests will be able to stay in a New York room and a Paris room. There is an Elvis Presley room, a Lady Gaga room and a Michael Jackson room.

Part of the rooms have views towards the lake. Guests will be able to relax in their themed rooms, some of which have views towards the city.

Standard rooms have an individual bed and no windows. The Superior rooms have a queensize bed and no windows. The Superior Deluxe rooms have a queensize bed and a window. The Deluxe View rooms have a queensize bed and a large window with views towards the lake. The Twin Superior rooms have two large individual beds. The Family rooms have two queensize beds and a windows with views towards the lake.

The Celebration room is decorated in black and white. The Breakfast at Tiffany’s room has a large double bed with black and white decorations seen in the film. Your Royal Highness is a room decorated in a Victorian style with a hand carved wooden headboard. Roman Holiday is a room dedicated to the film, with a black and white design.

Just Like Paradise is a room decorated with large clouds. The Snotty Peacock has two double beds and is decorated with the colours of a peacock’s tails. The Rock Solid room has tow beds and a brick wall. Another themed room is the Zen room, with two double beds and a relaxing light green colour.

Bring in Da Funk is a funky room filled with colour. The Déja Vu room is a small retro style room. Pharaoh’s Conquer has a large double bed with curtains and Ancient Egyptian murals. In the African Fire room one wall is covered in a mural of flames.

The Minimalist room is decorated in simple white and grey. The Radioactive room is a bright purple room with a double bed. On Cloud Nine is a blue room with a double bed covered by a white duvet, creating a cloud effect. In the Flourish room there are yellow cubes decorating the room.

Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon is an oriental themed room. Oakland is decorated with oak panels. The Scottish Castle has stone walls and tartan decorations.

The Golden Fortune is decorated in shades of gold and there are several portraits above the double bed. I Feel Bubbly has many bright coloured spheres. The Raveling has a double bed and murals of orange waves. Maharajá is an Indian style room with many golden decorations.

Oopsy Daisy is abright yellow room. The Great Empire room glows in gold and has two large wooden beds with carved head boards. Autumn in Rome has two beds with carved leaves. Roman de la Rose is covered in small rosebuds.

Glitter is a room decorated with shiny furniture and sparkling portraits. Leopard’s Phantasy has a double bed with a leopard print duvet. Sweet Dreams is known for its mural of a dark sky with clouds. Wall Street has murals of tall buildings.

Restaurant.

Guests will be able to enjoy breakfasts at the Hailam Coffee House, located next to the hotel. The price per breakfast is included in the room rate.

Guests will be able to try traditional food at the Hailam Kopitiam restaurant. The restaurant is known for its local dishes and for its views towards the Shah Alam lake.

Events.

The hotel has a large conference hall. Next to the reception guests will be able to buy tickets for nearby fairs and other cultural events.

Location.

The hotel is located next to Section 7 of Shah Alam, in Klang, a city a short distance away from Kuala Lumpur. Guests will be able to visit I CIty and the Blue Mosque, one of the city’s main landmarks. The Sunway Lagoon Theme Park is located near the hotel.

Guests will be able to golf in the city’s main golf courses. Extreme Park and the Bukit Cahaya Agricultural Park offer many activities. The area where the hotel is located is known for its traditional markets. Guests will be able to visit the Sultan Alam Shah Museum and its many art galleries. The Shah Alam Arte Gallery is next to the lake. Guests will be able to explore the nearby botanical gardens.

Harbour House Hotel, an organic farm and deluxe rooms

The Harbour House Hotel is located in Salt Springs Island, in British Columbia, in Canada. The hotel is an old house located on an organic farm.

Rooms.

The organic farm has 36 rooms. All rooms are large double rooms with private bathrooms and have views towards the bay and the farm.

There are rooms with balconies and rooms with patios. All rooms have a coffee and tea making machine, and there are large television screen near the beds.

There are several types of Standard rooms. There are rooms with a queensize bed, rooms with two queensize beds and family rooms with a queensize bed and a sofa bed. These rooms have views towards the farm and the goats. Price is between 79 and 119€ per night.

The Harbour View rooms have views towards the bay. Some of the rooms have a patio where guests will be able to leave their bicycles and there are rooms for guests with pets. Some are family rooms that have two queensize beds. Price is between 103 and 151€ per night.

The Deluxe rooms have a kingsize bed. Each room has a balcony with a fireplace and views towards the bay. The bathrooms have a jacuzzi. There are coffee and tea making machines, a fridge and a television set. Price is between 127 and 191€  per night.

Restaurant.

The hotel has an organic restaurant which has views towards the bay. The herbs, spices and vegetables used are grown on the hotel’s farm. The restaurant offers breakfasts, brunches, lunches and dinners.

Guests will be able to enjoy handmade bread, dishes made from ingredients grown on the farm and fresh sauces. The restaurant offers beers brewed in several local breweries and local wines and guests will be able to try the maple syrup made at the hotel.

The hotel has a lounge with a patio where guests will be able to enjoy local cuisine and views towards the bay. Concerts are organized in the lounge area.

The hotel has its own farm where herbs and vegetables are grown. The hotel organizes tours around the farm where guests will be able to see goats. The hotel’s farm is part of an old farm which belonged to the Crofton family. The farm’s goats are called Carley, Lilly, Lucas and YoYo. There are several fruit trees, greenhouses where the vegetables are grown and beehives from where the honey used at the hotel comes.

Guests will be able to enjoy several massages and spa treatments in their rooms. The hotel has a yoga room where yoga classes are offered.

Events.

Events can be celebrated at the hotel. There are several large conference rooms and event halls. The hotel can organize private dinners for groups.

The Orchard Hall is the largest conference room which can accommodate up to 160 guests. The hall has a chimney, a stage, a closet and several bathrooms.

Crofton Hall is a more versatile hall that can be modified for several types of events. There is a large table and the hall can accommodate between 40 and 50 guests.

Apple Orchard Hall has views towards the harbour and the farm. Group events and conferences can be celebrated in this hall. This rural style hall can accommodate between 50 and 160 guests.

Location.

The hotel is located on an organic farm on Salt Springs Island. The hotel has views towards Ganges harbour and is a short walk away from Ganges. The town is known for its market.

The hotel offers tours are the region. During the guided excursions on bikes and motorcycles guests will be able to explore the mountains and the historic towns. There are several nearby beaches. Guests will be able to kayak and sail. Several whale watching boat tours are organized.

Wanderlust Hotel, colourful lofts and neon signs

Hotel Wanderlust is located in Singapore. The boutique hotel has four floors and each floor was designed by a team, where each floor has its own theme.

Rooms.

This small hotel has four floors. Each floor was decorated by a team of local designers and all the rooms on one floor follow a set theme.

The hotel has 29 rooms. The rooms are double rooms with a bathroom and are decorated following a theme. There are iPod docks in the rooms.

The lobby area and the ground floor are decorated following an Industrial Glam theme. The first floor has a hall decorated with rainbows, neon lights and a terrace with a mosaic jacuzzi. The second floor has a black and white design, a black hallway and white rooms decorated with murals and origami. The third floor has rooms decorated with small monsters.

There are several types of rooms. The ten Pantone rooms are capsule rooms decorated in several colours. Each room is decorated with a neon sign with the title of a song about the colour of each room. The purple room has Jimi Hendrix’s Purple Haze neon sign. Price is from 123.30€ per night.

The Pantone Deluxe room is decorated in shades of yellow and above the bed there is a Yellow Submarine neon sign. There is a vintage iron bathtub in the bathroom and price is around 130€ per night.

The eight Mono rooms have origami and pop decorations. The Mono Deluxe room has a large glass bathtub and a price of around 148€ per night.

The Whimsical rooms are nine loft rooms. Each room has a theme and there is an ASCH room, a Bling room, a Space room, a Tree room and a Typewriter room. Each room has a bathroom with a bathtub and shower and price is around 173€ per night.

Restaurant.

Cocotte is the hotel’s restaurant, decorated in an industrial style. The restaurant is known for its French dishes made from local ingredients. The restaurant has wood tables and colourful chairs.

The tables are long shared tables and most dishes served at the restaurant can be shared. Guests will be able to enjoy traditional French dishes.

Each room has a guide about the region and the activities offered near the hotel. The guide mentions the services that the hotel offers to its guests. The guide has a map that shows guests the location of the hotel, which monuments are nearby and where the closest transport link is. The guide has a metro map and recommendations of bars, restaurants and shops.

Location.

The hotel is located in the Little India neighbourhood of Singapore. The building used to be a school. Guests will be able to explore Little India and enjoy its ethnic restaurants.

The hotel offers tours around the city. Guests will be able to explore the city and its main monuments and museums by bus. The Duck Tours are another way of visiting the city, its bay and its coast in an amphibian vehicle. There is a large Ferris wheel a short distance away from the hotel. This Ferris wheel, the Singapore Flyer, is known for its views towards the city and the sea.

Blue Train Hotel, a train across South Africa

The Blue Train Hotel is a train that connects several natural parks and safaris in South Africa. Guests will be able to stay in large private cabin rooms.

Rooms.

This hotel is a train that connects several of the country’s main cities. During the journey guests stay at large private train carriages, and each of these suites has its own bathroom.

The suites are decorated with antiques, large double beds and armchairs. Each compartment has its own bathroom with marble floors. There are bath oils, cotton kimonos and white towels in the bathroom.

There are two types of rooms, the Deluxe Suites and the Luxury Suites. Guests will be able to stay in rooms with two twin beds and in rooms with a large double bed.

There are Deluxe Suites with a bathtub and Deluxe Suites with a shower in the bathroom. Each Luxury Suite has a bathroom with a bathtub, and there are CD and DVD players in the rooms.

Two of the train carriages have three Luxury Suites each. These suites have large television screens where guests will be able to watch DVDs. There are eight Deluxe Suite in one carriage and nine in another carriage.

Each room has a desk with a chair next to the window. The rooms have air conditioning, telephone and a television set. Guests have a butler at their service. Price starts from around 1125€ per person.

Restaurant.

The restaurant carriage serves fresh food and local wines. There are several butlers at the disposal of the guests. The butlers can bring guests their food directly to their rooms.

One of the train carriages has been converted into a lounge with large windows and guests will be able to enjoy the views towards the cities and the parks. The interior of the lounge is decorated with South African art, lilies and sofas.

In the lounge guests have access to a bar, a library and several card tables. Each afternoon guests will be able to enjoy English tea. Guests can watch a short film about the train and its route.

Events.

Private events can be organized on the train. There is a conference halls in one of the carriages. Each suite can be rented for celebrations and other events.

The train leaves from Cape Town and Pretoria, and before boarding guests will be able to enjoy a cocktail. The butlers are in charge of taking the luggage to each suite.

Location.

The Blue Train is one of the two trains that connects Cape Town and Pretoria. Guests will be able to see the country’s natural parks and several cities from the train.

The first train station is Capital Park in Pretoria. The train carriages are hotel suites, and one of the carriages is used as an observation deck.

During the ride guests will be able to see the Witwatersrand region, known for its waterfalls, and Kimberly, where many of the diamond mines are located. The 1600 kilometer route has views towards the mountains, valleys and vineyards. Mount able can be seen from the train.

Kempinski Dubai, Alpine chalets and skiing slopes in the desert

The Kempinski Hotel Dubai is located in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates. The hotel is part of one of the largest malls located in the city.

Rooms.

The hotel has several types of rooms, suites and rustic ski chalets. The ski chalets are decorated with stone and wood, and are small traditional Alpine houses.

The Superior rooms are double rooms with marble bathrooms and a dining hall with views towards the mall and towards the city. The Deluxe rooms are decorated in pastel colours and have a marble bathroom with a bathtub. These rooms have views towards the city.

The Grand Deluxe rooms have a bedroom that is connected to the living room and large windows. These rooms have two television sets, and there is a sofa bed in the living room. The Executive Grand Deluxe rooms are larger and have a marble bathroom. The master bedroom is connected to the living room, which has a sofa bed. Price is from 401€ per night.

The Executive Suites have a marble bathroom with a separate bathtub. Guests who stay in these suites have access to the Executive Lounge. Price is around 630€ per night.

The Corner Suites have views towards the city and the gulf. These rooms have one bedroom, a marble bathroom, a dining hall, a living room with a sofa bed and its own conference room. There are three television sets in each suites and guests have fresh fruit on the table. Price is around 820€ per night.

The Executive Tower Suites have views towards the city and their own elevator. Each suite has a bedroom, two marble bathrooms, three television sets, a dining hall with a bar and kitchen that can accommodate up to eight people and a private office. Price starts from 1100€ per night.

The Presidential Suite is a suite with five television sets. The suite has its own elevator, a master bedroom, a bathroom with a jacuzzi, an extra room for the staff, two closets, a dining hall with a kitchen and a private terrace. Price per suite is from 4000€ per night.

All rooms have a dining hall, a plasma television set, a DVD, WiFi access, a safe, air conditioning and tea and coffee making machines. Guests who stay in the Executive rooms and suites will have access to the hotel’s conference rooms and the Executive Lounge. Price includes breakfast, tea and cocktails with canapés.

The Ski Chalets are the hotel’s prime accommodation. These chalets are decorated to resemble traditional Alpine chalets. Guests who stay in the chalets will have a butler at their service. Each chalet has a fireplace and views towards the skiing slopes of Ski Dubai, an interior skiing slope. Price starts from 530€ per night.

The Duplex Ski Chalets have two floors and two television sets. The Grand Ski Chalets are duplex chalets with two bedrooms, a bathroom with a separate bathtub, three television sets and a luggage room. Several Grand Ski Chalets have three floors and three bedrooms decorated in a Nordic style, several bathrooms, four television sets, a luggage room and views towards the city and the slopes. Guests who stay in the chalets can use the hotel’s limousine service.

Restaurant.

The hotel has several bars, the 1897 Bar and the Mosaic Chill, where guests and visitors will be able to enjoy an afternoon next to the swimming pools. The Aspen and K Grill restaurants are the hotel’s main restaurants.

In the Executive Lounge guests will be able to enjoy continental breakfasts. During tea they will be able to try several types of tea, and during the afternoons cocktails with canapés are served. Near the ski slopes there are two Alpine cafés, the Avalanche and the St. Moritz.

The hotel is located inside a mall that has many restaurants, shops, spas, ski slopes and swimming pools. There is an infinity pool located on one of the terraces that has views towards the city. Two of the outdoor pools become indoor pools during the windy season.

In the Softouch Spa guests will be able to enjoy hair and skin treatments, massages, steam rooms and saunas. Next to the spa guests will find a gym and a several tennis courts.

The hotel has a playroom for younger guests and a special play area for toddlers. In the Magic Planet children will be able to spend an afternoon bowling, playing pool and playing videogames. The Sezzam offers brunches for children and organizes activities which allow children to design cards, build structures and paint .

Events.

The hotel has several conference rooms that can be used for large conferences and private events. The Ski chalets that have views towards the slopes can be rented for events of up to six people, and the lounge with the fireplace can be converted into a meeting room.

Post Bezau Hotel, an inn with a spa

The Post Bezau Hotel is located near Lake Constance, in Austria. The hotel’s building was built to resemble the region’s traditional houses, and has views towards the Alps.

Rooms.

This Alpine house has been renovated recently. The hotel’s building and façade are known for their Alpine décor. On the inside the hotel is decorated as a typical Bregenzwald house, with light woods and leather furniture. Most of the hotel’s furniture was designed by local craftsmen. The hotel has large spaces.

The rooms are located in the main building and in the West House, an annex. There are rooms guests who smoke and for non smokers. The rooms have a minibar, bathrobes and slippers for guests and there are bathroom amenities designed by locals in the bathroom.

The double rooms located in the West House have a double bed, a bathroom decorated in opaline glass and a balcony with views towards the West. Price is around 150€ per person per night. The premium double rooms are penthouses with a large double bed, an opaline glass bathroom with a skylight and a balcony with views of the west. Price is around 170€ per person per night.

Each individual rooms has a bed, a bathroom and a balcony with mountain views. Price is 150€ per night. The double rooms located in the main building are decorated with light woods and dark leather furniture, and each one has a balcony with mountain views. Price is 150€ per person per night.

The Junior Suites are suites with a double bed, a sofa bed, a bathroom and a balcony. These rooms can accommodate up to four guests, and price is around 170€ per person per night. There are Junior Suites with a separate master bedroom and living room, with a cost of 180€ per person per night.

Each suite has a large bedroom, a bathroom decorated with opaque glass and a separate living room. These rooms have views towards the mountains and can accommodate up to five people, with a price of 200€ per person per night.

The Deluxe Suites are penthouses decorated with hand carved designs. These suites can accommodate up to three people and cost around 270€ per person per night. Price includes mineral water, fresh fruit and flowers delivered to each room, iPod docks, a personal assistant and a large kit with bathroom amenities.

The price includes several premium services, starting from a continental breakfast and a dinner consisting of five courses that can be adapted to vegetarians and guests with allergies and intolerances. Each afternoon guests will be able to enjoy a wide selection of teas and cake. In the spa there are fresh fruit and herbal teas that are served after a session in the jacuzzi and sauna. Guests will be able to rent mountain bikes, the necessary equipment for walks in the mountains, backpacks and even sleds.

Restaurants.

The Irma Gourmet is the hotel’s restaurant, which has a capacity for 14 diners. The hotel and the restaurant are ecologically aware. The ingredients used for breakfasts, lunches and dinners are cooked with fresh produce from local farms. Guests will be able to enjoy a wide range of Austrian beer and wine. The teas served at the hotel are made with herbs found in the region, and the meat comes from nearby Schonenbach.

The hotel’s spa is one of its many attractions. The spa products are part of a collection created by the hotel’s owner and are made with natural ingredients from the nearby Bregenzwald forest. There is an area with salt water swimming pools, saunas and several jacuzzis connected with the interior pool, and nearby there is a gym.

The hotel has its own tennis school. Guests who arrive at the hotel by public transport and train will receive a complimentary wine bottle and a free massage at the hotel spa.

Events.

Guests will be able to celebrate events at the hotel. The hotel staff can organize conferences and private dinners. The restaurant staff can provide catering for large groups. Smaller events can be celebrated in the hotel’s cellar and the Irma restaurant. The dining hall can be used for events of up to 120 guests.

Location.

A short distance away from the hotel there is bus stop that connects the hotel with the rest of the region. Guests who spend more than three nights at the hotel will have a free bus pass.

The hotel dates from before the Austro Hungarian Empire, when the building was an inn for travellers who explored the region. The inn became an inn with a tavern, and then expanded into a hotel with its own conference halls, pool and spa.

The hotel is located in a valley in the Alps, near the Arlberg massif and Lake Constance, in the region of Vorarlberg. Guests will be able to enjoy walks in the Bregenzwald. The hotel organizes several activities for guests, allowing guests to participate in guided walks in the mountains. There are several ski resorts nearby.