Luxury hotels

The world's 33 hottest new hotels are...

The world's 33 hottest new hotels are...

Posh pub and fancy fishing shack among winners as luxury vacation mag Conde Nast Traveler crowns its favorite new venues
Middle East's 'king of hotels' aims to build where others fear to tread

Middle East's 'king of hotels' aims to build where others fear to tread

Not familiar with Rotana Hotels? You might be soon. With 85 sites already across the Middle East and northern Africa, the brand wants to expand into India, Australia and Southeast Asia
Photo tour: inside Abu Dhabi's most palatial suite

Photo tour: inside Abu Dhabi's most palatial suite

St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort's Royal Suite is the biggest in the U.A.E.
Exclusive: The luxury hotel rooms that don't want guests

Exclusive: The luxury hotel rooms that don't want guests

CNN gets exclusive access to the Peninsula Paris' "mock-up room," where no paying guest has ever stayed. And it's not even in Paris
12 most anticipated hotel openings of 2014

12 most anticipated hotel openings of 2014

From Amsterdam to Oman and London to L.A., hotels just keep getting swankier
In photos: The controversial slum-themed South Africa luxury hotel

In photos: The controversial slum-themed South Africa luxury hotel

Welcome to "the only Shanty Town in the world with under-floor heating and wireless internet access!"
Is this the world's 'sexiest hotel room'?

Is this the world's 'sexiest hotel room'?

A white, bright, mother-of-pearl-themed hotel room in London has won an award for world's sexiest bedroom
Palaces, castles, chateaus: 12 regal stays

Palaces, castles, chateaus: 12 regal stays

Say what you like about royalty, one can't deny the appeal of staying in their former homes
The secret lives of hotel pillows

The secret lives of hotel pillows

You never think about them till you check in. Well, we do. So we asked the experts for the essentials of the hotel pillow
8 hotel time machines

8 hotel time machines

Whether your period is frontier, flapper or Frank Sinatra, these hotels will take you there
Seoul hotels at war over dessert

Seoul hotels at war over dessert

Seoul luxury hotels are in a pitched battle over "bingsu," Korea's beloved shaved ice dessert

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