Elegant yet rakish, small yet perfectly formed, new boutique Gatsby Athens charms with its good looks, sense of humour and devilishly indulgent food and drink offering.
Our edit of the best hotels around the world, from design-forward city stays to beachfront getaways and wilderness lodges. If we don’t love it, we won’t cover it.
Spread across 450 hectares of golden Alentejan farmland, this working winery-based hotel is the bolthole to book for a remote-as-they-come Portuguese stay.
Get the lowdown on Iceland’s most isolated rural retreat, Deplar Farm, where Viking saunas, natural wonders and out-and-out luxury all come as standard.
Swap a cramped chambre de bonne hotel room for an airy, architecturally striking stay beside the Tuileries Garden at this elegant Paris residence.
Beachside, bohemian and unapologetically bewitching, this wildly beautiful boutique stay might just be the most romantic bolthole in Portugal.
With its fragrant gardens, luxurious amenities and elegant interiors, Villa Tenuta MarVi makes an idyllic Italian base for a getaway with friends or family this summer.
Bed down like royalty at this renovated 18th-century palace in bohemian Bairro Alto, one of Lisbon’s liveliest neighbourhoods.
With a slew of hip hangouts cropping up amid its honey-hued buildings and riverside gardens, Cambridge has fast become the ultimate weekend destination. But where to stay? The city’s best crash pad, of course.
Nestled in the art-filled heart of Cheltenham, this Georgian and gorgeously chic boutique guesthouse makes for the ultimate British staycation – and a fantastic base for those looking to explore the wider Cotswolds landscape.
Sea air and golden beaches await beyond the doors of this low-key Cornish hotel and spa, just a five-minute drive from Newquay Airport. Book now for a relaxed summer camp-style escape on the county’s surf coast.
This hotel-private-home hybrid caters to multigenerational getaways, groups of friends and special occasion celebrations with two sprawling beachside villas on Sri Lanka’s unspoilt southern coast.
The only thing missing at this central Roman palace is a dedicated member of staff to pop peeled grapes into one’s open mouth – though you get the feeling that it could be arranged.
Discover the best of all worlds at this vast-but-manages-to-feel-intimate hotel overlooking the dazzling Aegean.
Get away from it all to savour ouzo-soaked days at this design-savvy island hideout – minus the party crowds of neighbouring isles
This design-led Dalston aparthotel ticks all our boxes for stress-free east London overnighters.