These Are the Top 500 Hotels in the World

The T+L 500 are the world’s best hotels in 2021, as voted by T+L’s discerning readers. Edited by Sarah Bruning

Feb 25, 2021

AS THE TRAVEL INDUSTRY CONFRONTS unprecedented challenges, resorts, hotels, and safari lodges around the world are rising to meet the moment, acting as beacons of resilience and hospitality for both guests and their local communities. Drawing on results from the past year’s World’s Best Awards survey, we’re bringing back this iconic list to recognize the 500 best properties, as chosen by our discerning readers. We hope it will serve as a trusted resource for your next adventure, wherever—and whenever—it may be.

And, if you’d like your favorite property to make it onto this list next year, cast your vote now in the Travel+Leisure World’s Best Awards 2021.


  • Conrad Osaka, Osaka, Japan

Ayana Resort & Spa

Bali, Indonesia $

Belmond Jimbaran Puri

Bali, Indonesia $$

Belmond La Résidence d’Angkor

Siem Reap, Cambodia $

Capella Singapore

Singapore $$$

Capella Ubud

Bali, Indonesia $$$

Conrad Beijing

Beijing $

Conrad Hong Kong

Hong Kong $$

Conrad Osaka

Osaka, Japan $$

The hotel’s 40th-floor lobby lounge offers sweeping sunset views of the city.

Fairmont Singapore

Singapore $

Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto

Kyoto, Japan $$$$

Four Seasons Hotel Seoul

Seoul $$

Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan

Bali, Indonesia $$$

Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai, Thailand $$$

Four Seasons Resort the Nam Hai

Hoi An, Vietnam $$$

The Fullerton Hotel Singapore

Singapore $

Hoshinoya Tokyo

Tokyo $$

Hyatt Regency Kyoto

Kyoto, Japan $$

The Imperial

New Delhi $

InterContinental Bali Resort

Bali, Indonesia $

JW Marriott Hotel New Delhi Aerocity

New Delhi $

JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa

Phuket, Thailand $

Lebua at State Tower

Bangkok $

The Leela Palace New Delhi

New Delhi $

The Leela Palace Udaipur

Udaipur, India $$

Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

Bangkok $$$

Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong

Hong Kong $$

Mandarin Oriental, Singapore

Singapore $$

Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo

Tokyo $$$$

The Middle House

Shanghai $

The Mulia

Bali, Indonesia $$

Nihi Sumba

Sumba, Indonesia $$$$

The Oberoi Amarvilas

Agra, India $$

The Oberoi, Mumbai

Mumbai $

The Oberoi, New Delhi

New Delhi $

The Oberoi Rajvilas

Jaipur, India $$

The Oberoi Udaivilas

Udaipur, India $$

Palace Hotel Tokyo

Tokyo $$

Park Hyatt Saigon

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam $

Park Hyatt Tokyo

Tokyo $$$

The Peninsula Bangkok

Bangkok $$

The Peninsula Beijing

Beijing $$

The Peninsula Hong Kong

Hong Kong $$

The Peninsula Shanghai

Shanghai $$

Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor

Siem Reap, Cambodia $$

Raffles Hotel Le Royal

Phnom Penh, Cambodia $

Raffles Singapore

Singapore $$

Rambagh Palace, Jaipur

Jaipur, India $$

The Reverie Saigon

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam $

The Ritz-Carlton, Bali

Bali, Indonesia $

The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

Kyoto, Japan $$$$

The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo

Tokyo $$$

Rosewood Beijing

Beijing $$

Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore

Singapore $$

Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort

Siem Reap, Cambodia $

Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi

Hanoi, Vietnam $

The Sukhothai Bangkok

Bangkok $

Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur

Udaipur, India $$

Taj Lands End, Mumbai

Mumbai $

Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai

Mumbai $$

Taj Palace, New Delhi

New Delhi $

The Temple House

Chengdu, China $$

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi

Maldives $$$$

Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific

  • Courtesy of Huka Lodge


Adare Manor

County Limerick, Ireland $$$

Aman Sveti Stefan

Sveti Stefan, Montenegro $$$

Aman Venice

Venice $$$$

Andronis Boutique Hotel

Santorini, Greece $$

Andronis Luxury Suites

Santorini, Greece $$

Aria Hotel Budapest

Budapest $$

Armani Hotel Milano

Milan $$

  • Ashford Castle, County Galway, Ireland

Ashford Castle

County Galway, Ireland $$$

This 800-year-old estate provides the perfect backdrop for activities that include falconry and horseback riding.

Badrutt’s Palace

St. Moritz,
Switzerland $$$


County Laois, Ireland $$$

Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

County Galway, Ireland $$

Baur au Lac

Zurich, Switzerland $$$

The Beaumont

London $$$

Beau-Rivage Palace

Lausanne, Switzerland $$$

Belmond Castello di Casole

Casole d’Elsa, Italy $$$

Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo

Taormina, Italy $$$

Belmond Hotel Caruso

Ravello, Italy $$$

Belmond Hotel Cipriani

Venice $$$$

Belmond Hotel Splendido

Portofino, Italy $$$$

Belmond La Residencia

Mallorca, Spain $$$

Belmond Villa San Michele

Fiesole, Italy $$$

Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea

Taormina, Italy $$$

Bill & Coo Hotels

Mykonos, Greece $$$

Blue Palace, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa

Crete, Greece $$

Borgo Egnazia

Savelletri di Fasano, Italy $$

Brown’s Hotel

London $$$

Bulgari Hotel London

London $$$

Bürgenstock Resort

Lake Lucerne, Switzerland $$$$

Canaves Oia

Santorini, Greece $$

Canaves Oia Epitome

Santorini, Greece $$

Cap Rocat

Mallorca, Spain $$

Château de la Chèvre d’Or

Èze, France $$

Guest accommodations are arranged around a medieval village at this Côte d’Azur hotel.

Château Eza

Èze, France $$

The Chesterfield Mayfair

London $

Çirağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul

Istanbul $$


London $$$

The Connaught

London $$$


Amsterdam $$

De L’Europe

Amsterdam $$

Dromoland Castle

County Clare, Ireland $$

Esprit Saint Germain

Paris $$

Finca Cortesin Hotel Golf & Spa

Málaga, Spain $$$

Four Seasons Hotel Firenze

Florence $$$

Four Seasons Hotel George V

Paris $$$$

Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest

Budapest $$

Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at Sultanahmet

Istanbul $$$

Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus

Istanbul $$

Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane

London $$$

Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square

London $$$$

Four Seasons Hotel Moscow

Moscow $$$

Gleneagles Hotel

Auchterarder, Scotland $$

The Goring

London $$$

Grace Hotel, Auberge Resorts Collection

Santorini, Greece $$$

Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat, a Four Seasons Hotel

St.-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France $$$

Grand Hotel Excelsior Vittoria

Sorrento, Italy $$$

Grand Hotel Quisisana

Capri, Italy $$

Grand Hotel Tremezzo

Lake Como, Italy $$$

Grand Hotel Villa Serbelloni

Bellagio, Italy $$$

The Gritti Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Venice $$$$

Ham Yard Hotel

London $$$

Hotel Adlon Kempinski

Berlin $$

Hotel Alfonso XIII, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Seville, Spain $$

Hotel Brunelleschi

Florence $$

Hotel Caesar Augustus

Capri, Italy $$

Hotel Café Royal

London $$$

Hotel d’Angleterre

Copenhagen $$$

Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo

Monte Carlo, Monaco $$$

Hotel de Russie, a Rocco Forte Hotel

Rome $$$

Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc

Cap d’Antibes, France $$$

Hotel 41

London $$

Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Athens $$

Hotel Hassler

Rome $$$

Hôtel Lutetia

Paris $$$

Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel

San Sebastián, Spain $

Hôtel Plaza Athénée

Paris $$$$

Hôtel Prince de Galles, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Paris $$$

Hotel Sacher Wien

Vienna $$

Hotel Santa Caterina

Amalfi, Italy $$

Il San Pietro di Positano

Positano, Italy $$$

Inverlochy Castle Hotel

Torlundy, Scotland $$$

J.K. Place Capri

Capri, Italy $$$

J.K. Place Roma

Rome $$$

Katikies Mykonos

Mykonos, Greece $$

Katikies Santorini

Santorini, Greece $$

The K Club

County Kildare, Ireland $

King George, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Athens $$

The Lanesborough

London $$$

The Langham, London

London $$

Le Bristol Paris

Paris $$$$

Le Sirenuse

Positano, Italy $$$

The London Edition

London $$

Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona

Barcelona $$

This reader favorite in the L’Eixample neighborhood is within walking distance of the city’s best sights and stores.

Mandarin Oriental, Hyde Park

London $$$$

Mandarin Oriental, Munich

Munich $$$

Mandarin Oriental, Paris

Paris $$$$

Merrion Hotel

Dublin $$

The Milestone Hotel

London $$

Mystique, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Santorini, Greece $$$

Olissippo Lapa Palace

Lisbon $$$

Palazzo Avino

Ravello, Italy $$

Park Hyatt Milan

Milan $$$

Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme

Paris $$$

Park Hyatt Vienna

Vienna $$

Penha Longa Resort

Sintra, Portugal $

The Place Firenze (formerly J.K. Place Firenze)

Florence $$$

Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa

County Wicklow, Ireland $$

Raffles Istanbul

Istanbul $$

Relais Christine

Paris $$

The Ritz-Carlton, Vienna

Vienna $$

The Ritz London

London $$$

Ritz Paris

Paris $$$$

Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco

Montalcino, Italy $$$$

Rosewood London

London $$$

Shangri-La Hotel, at the Shard

London $$$

Sheen Falls Lodge

County Kerry, Ireland $

The Shelbourne

Dublin $$

Six Senses Douro Valley

Lamego, Portugal $$

This 19th-century manor taps into the surrounding wine region with pre-dinner tastings and vinotherapy treatments at the spa.

The Stafford London

London $$

The St. Regis Florence

Florence $$

Tivoli Avenida Liberdade Lisboa

Lisbon $

Vedema, a Luxury Collection Resort

Santorini, Greece $$

Victoria-Jungfrau Grand Hotel & Spa

Interlaken, Switzerland $$$

Villa d’Este

Lake Como, Italy $$$

Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam

Amsterdam $$$

Africa and the Middle East

  • La Mamounia, Marrakesh, Morocco

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Muscat, Oman $$

Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa

Dubai $$$$

andBeyond Ngala Safari Lodge

Kruger National Park Area, South Africa $$$

andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Tanzania $$$$

Angama Mara

Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya $$$$

Armani Hotel Dubai

Dubai $$

Atlantis The Palm, Dubai

Dubai $$

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Cape Town $$


Mitzpe Ramon, Israel $$

Bisate Lodge

Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda $$$$

Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Dubai $$$$

Cape Grace

Cape Town $$$

The Chedi, Muscat

Muscat, Oman $$

Elewana Arusha Coffee Lodge

Arusha, Tanzania $$

Four Seasons Hotel Casablanca

Casablanca, Morocco $$

Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti

Serengeti National Park, Tanzania $$$$

Gibb’s Farm

Karatu, Tanzania $$

Giraffe Manor

Nairobi, Kenya $$$$

Governors’ Camp

Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya $$

Kasbah Tamadot

Atlas Mountains, Morocco $$$

La Mamounia

Marrakesh, Morocco $$$

Following a three-month renovation last summer, the storied hotel has added a new Asian restaurant from acclaimed chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten.

La Residence

Franschhoek, South Africa $$$

Lion Sands Game Reserve

Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa $$$$

One&Only Cape Town

Cape Town $$$

Oyster Box

Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa $$

The Ritz-Carlton, Cairo

Cairo $

Royal Mansour

Marrakesh, Morocco $$$$

Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa

Johannesburg, South Africa $$$

The Silo

Cape Town $$$$

Singita Kruger National Park

South Africa $$$$

Singita Sabi Sand

South Africa $$$$

Tongabezi Lodge

Livingstone, Zambia $$$

Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

Zimbabwe $$

Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem

Jerusalem $$

United States

  • Montage Palmetto Bluff, Bluffton, South Carolina

Acme Hotel Company

Chicago $

Allison Inn & Spa

Newberg, Oregon $$


Canyon Point, Utah $$$$

The Art, a Hotel

Denver $

Auberge du Soleil, Auberge Resorts Collection

Rutherford, California $$$

The Betsy–South Beach

Miami Beach $$

Blackberry Farm

Walland, Tennessee $$$

Cuisine inspired by the Great Smoky Mountains has made this resort a must-visit for gourmands.

Bobby Hotel

Nashville $

The Breakers Palm Beach

Palm Beach, Florida $$$$

Brewery Gulch Inn

Mendocino, California $$

The Bristol Hotel

Bristol, Virginia $

Calistoga Ranch, Auberge Resorts Collection

Calistoga, California $$$

The Carlyle, a Rosewood Hotel

New York City $$$

The Chanler at Cliff Walk

Newport, Rhode Island $$

The Chatwal, a Luxury Collection Hotel

New York City $$

C Lazy U Ranch

Granby, Colorado $$

The Cloister

Sea Island, Georgia $$$

The Collector Luxury Inn & Gardens

St. Augustine, Florida $

Craddock Terry Hotel & Event Center

Lynchburg, Virginia $

Crosby Street Hotel

New York City $$$

Crossroads Hotel

Kansas City, Missouri $

Deer Path Inn

Lake Forest, Illinois $$

Detroit Foundation Hotel

Detroit $

Dunton Hot Springs

Dolores, Colorado $$$$

The Edgewater

Madison, Wisconsin $

Edgewater Beach Hotel

Naples, Florida $$$

The Edwin Hotel, Autograph Collection

Chattanooga, Tennessee $

Enchantment Resort

Sedona, Arizona $$

Fairmont Kea Lani

Maui, Hawaii $$$

Sizable suites and villas make this Polo Beach resort popular with families.

Farmhouse Inn

Forestville, California $$$

Fearrington House Inn

Pittsboro, North Carolina $$

Four Seasons Hotel at the Surf Club

Surfside, Florida $$$

Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills

Los Angeles $$$

Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown

New York City $$$

Four Seasons Resort Lanai

Lanai, Hawaii $$$$

Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort

Orlando, Florida $$$

The Garland

Los Angeles $

Gasparilla Inn & Club

Boca Grande, Florida $$

The Georges

Lexington, Virginia $

Grand Hotel

Mackinac Island, Michigan $$$

The Greystone Inn

Lake Toxaway, North Carolina $


Oahu, Hawaii $$$

Halepuna Waikiki by Halekulani

Honolulu $$

The Hay-Adams

Washington, D.C. $$

The Henderson, a Salamander Resort

Destin, Florida $$

Hewing Hotel

Minneapolis $

Hidden Pond

Kennebunkport, Maine $$

The High Line Hotel

New York City $

Hotel Bel-Air

Los Angeles $$$

Hotel Casa del Mar

Santa Monica, California $$

Hotel Emma

San Antonio, Texas $$$

Hotel Jerome, Auberge Resorts Collection

Aspen, Colorado $$$$

Hotel Wailea

Maui, Hawaii $$$

Hotel Zachary

Chicago $

Hotel ZaZa Dallas

Dallas $$

Huntington Hotel

San Francisco $

Inn Above Tide

Sausalito, California $$

This serene waterfront property is close to both Golden Gate National Recreation Area and San Francisco.

Inn at Spanish Bay

Pebble Beach, California $$$

Inn of the Five Graces

Santa Fe, New Mexico $$

The Jefferson

Washington, D.C. $

John Rutledge House Inn

Charleston, South Carolina $$

The Joule

Dallas $

Kimpton Angler’s Hotel

Miami Beach $

Kimpton Epic Hotel

Miami $$

Kimpton Hotel Arras

Asheville, North Carolina $

Kimpton Hotel Born

Denver $

Kimpton Hotel Van Zandt

Austin, Texas $$

Kimpton La Peer West Hollywood

West Hollywood, California $$

Kimpton Palladian Hotel

Seattle $

Kimpton Sawyer Hotel

Sacramento, California $

Kimpton Shorebreak Resort

Huntington Beach, California $

Kimpton Taconic Hotel

Manchester, Vermont $

Kimpton the Rowan Palm Springs

Palm Springs, California $$

Kimpton Vero Beach Hotel & Spa

Vero Beach, Florida $$

Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club

Fort Lauderdale, Florida $$

Lake Placid Lodge

Lake Placid, New York $$

The Langham, Chicago

Chicago $$

The Langham, New York

New York City $$

A prime position on Fifth Avenue and a Michelin-starred restaurant from chef Michael White set this hotel apart from its peers.

The Little Nell

Aspen, Colorado $$$$

Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch

Saratoga, Wyoming $$$

Lodge at Blue Sky, Auberge Resorts Collection

Park City, Utah $$$

Lodge at Sea Island

St. Simons Island, Georgia $$$

The London West Hollywood

West Hollywood, California $$

The Lowell

New York City $$$

Mandarin Oriental, Miami

Miami $$$

  • Under Canvas Moab, Moab, Utah

The Mark

New York City $$$

Mauna Lani, Auberge Resorts Collection

Big Island, Hawaii $$$

Meadowood Napa Valley

St. Helena, California $$$

Montage Kapalua Bay

Maui, Hawaii $$$

Montage Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach, California $$$

Montage Palmetto Bluff

Bluffton, South Carolina $$

Developing in-person learning activities for kids is just one way this tranquil Lowcountry resort has pivoted to serve guests during the pandemic.


Nashville $

North Block Hotel

Yountville, California $$$

Ojai Valley Inn & Spa

Ojai, California $$

Old Edwards Inn & Spa

Highlands, North Carolina $

Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery

New Orleans $

Opal Sands Resort

Clearwater Beach, Florida $$

The Pearl

Rosemary Beach, Florida $$$

Pendry San Diego

San Diego $

The Peninsula Chicago

Chicago $$

Perry Hotel Key West

Key West, Florida $$

Perry Lane Hotel

Savannah, Georgia $$

Planters Inn

Charleston, South Carolina $$

Post Oak Hotel at Uptown Houston

Houston $$

Post Ranch Inn

Big Sur, California $$$$

Rabbit Hill Inn

Lower Waterford, Vermont $

The Ranch at Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach, California $$

The Ranch at Rock Creek

Philipsburg, Montana $$$$

Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa

San Diego $$$

The Resort at Longboat Key Club

Longboat Key, Florida $$

The Resort at Paws Up

Greenough, Montana $$$$

The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples

Naples, Florida $$

The Ritz-Carlton, Naples

Naples, Florida $$$

Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi

Santa Fe, New Mexico $$

Rosewood Miramar Beach

Montecito, California $$$

Rosewood Sand Hill

Menlo Park, California $$$

The Row Hotel at Assembly Row

Somerville, Massachusetts $

Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

Kiawah Island, South Carolina $$

Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa

Scottsdale, Arizona $$$

Sandpearl Resort

Clearwater Beach, Florida $$

Santa Monica Proper Hotel

Santa Monica, California $$

San Ysidro Ranch

Santa Barbara, California $$$$

Soho Beach House

Miami Beach $$$

Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection

Calistoga, California $$

Solamar San Diego

San Diego $

Sonnenalp Hotel

Vail, Colorado $$$

The Spectator Hotel

Charleston, South Carolina $$

Channeling 1920s glamour, this polished favorite is beloved for its butler service and intimate cocktail bar.

Stein Eriksen Lodge Deer Valley

Park City, Utah $$$

Stephanie Inn

Cannon Beach, Oregon $$

Sundance Mountain Resort

Sundance, Utah $$

Sunset Key Cottages

Key West, Florida $$$$

The Surrey

New York City $$$

The Swag

Waynesville, North Carolina $$$

The Talbott Hotel, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

Chicago $

Tickle Pink Inn

Carmel, California $$

Timber Cove Resort

Jenner, California $$

Triple Creek Ranch

Darby, Montana $$$$

Tu Tu’ Tun Lodge

Gold Beach, Oregon $

Twin Farms

Barnard, Vermont $$$$

Under Canvas Moab

Moab, Utah $

Located near both Arches and Canyonlands national parks, this glamping property is a launchpad for climbing and hiking excursions.

The Vanderbilt, Auberge Resorts Collection

Newport, Rhode Island $

The Vendue

Charleston, South Carolina $$

Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort

Big Sur, California $$$$

Viceroy Chicago

Chicago $

Viceroy L’Ermitage Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills, California $$$

Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills, California $$$

The Wauwinet

Nantucket, Massachusetts $

Wentworth Mansion

Charleston, South Carolina $$

Wequassett Resort & Golf Club

Harwich, Massachusetts $$


New York City $$

West Street Hotel

Bar Harbor, Maine $$

White Barn Inn, Auberge Resorts Collection

Kennebunk, Maine $$

Woodstock Inn & Resort

Woodstock, Vermont $

XV Beacon

Boston $$

Zero George

Charleston, South Carolina $$


Auberge Saint-Antoine

Quebec City $

The Drake Hotel

Toronto $

Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Whistler, British Columbia $$

Fogo Island Inn

Newfoundland $$$$

This 29-room hotel continues to find new ways to invest in its community. In 2019, it held the island’s first Arts Weekend to showcase the work of local creators.

Hôtel Nelligan

Montreal $

Loden Hotel

Vancouver $

Manoir Hovey

North Hatley, Quebec $

The Ritz-Carlton, Montreal

Montreal $$

Rosewood Hotel Georgia

Vancouver $$

The Wickaninnish Inn

Tofino, British Columbia $$$

Mexico and Central and South America

Awasi Atacama

San Pedro de Atacama, Chile $$$$

Awasi Patagonia

Torres del Paine National Park, Chile $$$$

Belmond Hotel das Cataratas

Iguazú Falls, Brazil $$

Belmond Hotel Monasterio

Cuzco, Peru $$

Belmond Hotel Rio Sagrado

Sacred Valley, Peru $$

  • Rosewood San Miguel De Allende, Mexico

Belmond Palacio Nazarenas

Cuzco, Peru $$

Blancaneaux Lodge

Cayo District, Belize $$$

Cala de Mar Resort & Spa

Ixtapa, Mexico $$

The Cape, a Thompson Hotel

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico $$$

Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas

Guanacaste, Costa Rica $$$

Casa Gangotena

Quito, Ecuador $$

Cavas Wine Lodge

Mendoza, Argentina $$$

Chileno Bay Resort & Residences, Auberge Resorts Collection

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico $$$$

Esperanza, Auberge Resorts Collection

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico $$$$

Explora Patagonia

Torres del Paine National Park, Chile $$$$

Explora Rapa Nui

Easter Island, Chile $$$

Explora Valle Sagrado

Sacred Valley, Peru $$$

Faena Hotel Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires $$

Fairmont Mayakoba Riviera Maya

Playa del Carmen, Mexico $$

Florblanca Resort

Playa Santa Teresa, Costa Rica $$$

Grand Solmar Land’s End Resort & Spa

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico $$

Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Playa del Carmen, Mexico $$$$

Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico $$$

Hacienda AltaGracia, Auberge Resorts Collection

Pérez Zeledón, Costa Rica $$$

Hacienda Encantada Resort & Residences

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico $

Hotel Amparo

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico $$

Hotel B

Lima, Peru $$

Hotel Casa San Agustín

Cartagena, Colombia $$

Hotel Matilda

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico $

Hotel Xcaret México

Playa del Carmen, Mexico $$$

Hyatt Ziva Cancun

Cancún, Mexico $$

Inkaterra Hacienda Urubamba

Sacred Valley, Peru $$

JW Marriott El Convento Cusco

Cuzco, Peru $

This restored 16th-century convent, which sits about 11,000 feet above sea level, blends traditional elements (ancient Peruvian curios) with modern innovations (supplemental oxygen piped into rooms).

JW Marriott Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa

San José del Cabo, Mexico $$

Las Ventanas al Paraíso, a Rosewood Resort

San José del Cabo, Mexico $$$$

Llao Llao Resort, Golf-Spa

Bariloche, Argentina $

Mahekal Beach Resort

Playa del Carmen, Mexico $$$

Marquis Los Cabos

San José del Cabo, Mexico $$

Matachica Resort & Spa

Ambergris Caye, Belize $$

Montage Los Cabos

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico $$$

Nayara Gardens

Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica $$$

Nayara Springs

Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica $$$

Nizuc Resort & Spa

Cancún, Mexico $$$

One&Only Palmilla

San José del Cabo, Mexico $$$$

Palacio del Inka, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Cuzco, Peru $

Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay Resort & Spa

Mazatlán, Mexico $

Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf & Spa Resort

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico $$

Rancho Santana

Tola, Nicaragua $$

The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun

Cancún, Mexico $$

Rosewood Mayakoba

Playa del Carmen, Mexico $$$$

Rosewood San Miguel de Allende

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico $$$

This refined hotel hosts on-site culinary classes and has a dedicated art concierge who can arrange workshops in watercolor painting and other media.

The Singular Patagonia

Puerto Bories, Chile $

Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena

Cartagena, Colombia $$

Sol y Luna

Sacred Valley, Peru $$

St. Regis Mexico City

Mexico City $$$

St. Regis Punta Mita Resort

Punta Mita, Mexico $$$

Tambo del Inka, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa

Sacred Valley, Peru $$

Tierra Atacama Adventure & Spa Hotel

San Pedro de Atacama, Chile $$$$

Tierra Patagonia Adventure & Spa Hotel

Torres del Paine National Park, Chile $$$$

Valentin Imperial Riviera Maya

Playa del Carmen, Mexico $$

Vik Chile

Millahue, Chile $$$

Vines Resort & Spa

Mendoza, Argentina $$$

Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico $$$$

A torchlit tunnel makes for a dramatic entrance to this cliff-side resort, which epitomizes barefoot luxury.

W Punta de Mita

Punta Mita, Mexico $$

Caribbean, Bermuda and the Bahamas


Turks and Caicos $$$$

Anse Chastanet Resort

St. Lucia $$$

Belmond Cap Juluca

Anguilla $$$$

Belmond La Samanna

St. Martin $$$$

Cap Maison

St. Lucia $$

Cheval Blanc St-Barth Isle de France

St. Bart’s $$$$

Condado Vanderbilt Hotel

San Juan, Puerto Rico $$

Couples Tower Isle

Ocho Rios, Jamaica $$

Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve

Dorado, Puerto Rico $$$$

Eden Rock-St Barths

St. Bart’s $$$$

Famed for its see-and-be-seen clientele, this hotel on St.-Jean Beach is even more glamorous after a two-year refurbishment.

Frangipani Beach Resort

Anguilla $$$$

Hermitage Bay

Antigua $$$$

Hotel Christopher, Villas & Spa

St. Bart’s $$$

Jade Mountain

St. Lucia $$$$

Jamaica Inn

Ocho Rios, Jamaica $$$

Jumby Bay Island

Antigua $$$$

Kamalame Cay

Bahamas $$$

Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa

Grand Cayman $$$

Le Barthélemy Hotel & Spa

St. Bart’s $$$$

Le Sereno

St. Bart’s $$$$

Malliouhana, Auberge Resorts Collection

Anguilla $$$$

Necker Island

British Virgin Islands $$$$

Point Grace

Turks and Caicos $$$

Rockhouse Hotel & Spa

Negril, Jamaica $

Secret Bay

Dominica $$$$

Seven Stars Resort & Spa

Turks and Caicos $$$

St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico

Rio Grande, Puerto Rico $$$

Tensing Pen

Negril, Jamaica $

Tortuga Bay Hotel at Puntacana Resort & Club

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic $$$

West Bay Club

Turks and Caicos $$

Wymara Resort & Villas

Turks and Caicos $$$

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