13 Hotels That Look Like They’re Straight Out Of Your Dreams

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When it comes to vacations, they say it’s not where you go, it’s who you’re with. But sometimes, a hole-in-the-wall hotel just won’t cut it, no matter how much you love your travel buddy. And sometimes it’s fun to get away all by yourself – or at least, to dream about it.

Even in those dreams, you might never see anything as breathtaking as some of the places we’ve rounded up here…

So if you’re feeling a little footloose, check out these hotels featuring jaw-dropping views, exotic locales, luxurious decor and perks that put room service and a heated pool to shame…

1. Mardan Palace Hotel, Turkey

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Not only does this hotel boast the largest swimming pool in the Mediterranean, they flew in 9,000 tons of Egyptian white sand for the beach.

Book it: mardanpalace.com

2. Atlantis Paradise Island, Bahamas

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The best room in the house is the swanky 10-room Royal Towers Bridge Suite, but any room in this 141-acre luxury waterscape resort is sure to take your breath away.

Book it: atlantisbahamas.com

3. Hotel Villa Honegg, Switzerland

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This villa from the early 1900s overlooks picturesque Lake Lucerne and features a private cinema and a heated infinity pool.

Book it: villa-honegg.ch

4. Katikies Hotel, Santorini 

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Lounge in an infinity pool perched on the side of a cliff above the perfectly clear waters of the Aegean Sea at this luxury hotel – the first one on the island of Santorini.

Book it: katikieshotelsantorini.com

5. Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi 

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You’ll feel like a princess right out of the Arabian Nights as you wander through this lavish palace, decked out with over 1,000 crystal chandeliers.

Book it: kempinski.com

6. Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort, Finland

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Stay in an actual glass igloo and watch the northern lights twinkle high above as you snuggle up with your SO.

Book it: kakslauttanen.fi

7. The Plaza, New York City

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You’ll feel like royalty when you stay at the legendary Plaza Hotel’s Royal Plaza Suite, which has a formal dining room, a library, a grand piano, a gym, a full kitchen, and comes with butler service.

Book it: theplazany.com

8. Cabanes Als Arbres, Spain

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The name means ‘cabins in the trees,’ and that’s exactly what they are. If you’ve always dreamed about sleeping in a treehouse, this is the perfect place for you.

Book it: cabanesalsarbres.com

9. Poseidon Undersea Resort, Fiji

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Lie in bed and watch fish swim all around you when you stay at this hotel, which is actually located on the floor of the ocean.

Book it: poseidonresorts.com

10. The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong

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The highest hotel in the world, the Ritz-Carlton in Hong Kong is located on the 102nd to 118th floors and offers unparalleled views of Victoria Harbour.

Book it: ritzcarlton.com

11. One & Only Reethi Rah, Maldives

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Stay in one of 130 private resort villas along the shore and enjoy coral atolls, lagoons, and endless white sand beaches.

Book it: oneandonlyresorts.com

12. Amangiri Resort, Utah

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You’ll feel like part of the desert landscape in this resort, nestled in breathtaking Canyon Point. But you won’t be roughing it: there’s a luxury pool, library, and dining room.

Book it: amanresorts.com

13. The Oberoi Udaivilas, India

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Located on the banks of Lake Pichola, the Oberoi Udaivilas offers royal splendor in peaceful surroundings, complete with reflection pools, lush gardens, and rippling fountains.

Book it: oberoihotels.com

Featured image via kakslauttanen.fi. Other images via Luggage Factory, Wedding City Turkey, Emirates Palace, Inspirationseek.com, Trip Advisor, katikieshotelsantorini.com, Uniq Hotels, jebiga.com, UGottaGo2Know, aman.com, Oberoi Hotels & Resorts.

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