One of the most famous hotels in new York located in the heart of Manhattan. At walking distance is the Museum of modern art, Carnegie Hall, boutiques Tiffani’s and Bloomingdale’s, Broadway theaters, Central Park, Rockefeller center, Aspir-state building and many other iconic places in the city. Built in 1904 the hotel is a real masterpiece of architecture of the early XX century: the curved lines of the facade, fanciful Bay Windows, decorative arches and graceful curves of the roof (not to mention smaller exterior parts) – I invite you to look inside and explore the interior of this magical Palace, literally fascinating to the casual viewer. The interior design also deserves special attention. Ostentation beginning of the last century: crystal chandeliers, beautiful tapestries, elegant vases, of slender columns surrounds guests by serving only a necessary but an amazing addition to impeccable service and sincere hospitality of the hotel staff. During the renovation of the world famous designers have managed to bring the interiors of the rooms are decorated with custom-made furnishings, silk fabrics and antique detail, past the exquisite décor of the era of king Edward VII. Continue reading
The undisputed leader of the rating of the hotel in South Africa, who held last year’s second place ranking – Singita Private Game Reserve. This is the best hotel on the continent and in the nomination “Best small hotel” composed of five unique and luxurious lodges-Safari. African hotels it is also worth noting Kirawira Camp in Tanzania and Chobe Chilwero Lodge in Botswana, located in the scenic National parks and taking the 39 and 62 respectively.
The second line in ratings belongs to the Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan – hotel world famous network brand, are 75 hotels around the world. It impresses with its Asian high-quality and home-meticulous service and is a leader among hotels located in the Asian hemisphere.
“Impossible is nothing” was the first thing that comes to mind when you first visit the hotel Oberoi Udaivilas, which occupies the third place in the ranking. The combination of idyllic interior of the tales of Scheherazade with a charming Asian service and modern technologies from the stories of the Lemma. Network Oberoi, founded in 1934, consists of 18 hotels located in the most exotic corners of our planet: India, Egypt, Indonesia, Mauritius and Saudi Arabia. Continue reading
The Swedes decided to bring new life to old aircraft. Near the airport of Stockholm four years ago, perhaps one of the most unusual hotels in the world.
To spend the night in a two-storey long-haul Boeing-747 can two thousand rubles for a bed. Each piece of the plane converted into a hotel needs: instead of economy class cabin now here’s a corridor to the rooms, and the cockpit became a Suite.
1. Swedish businessman Oscar Dios many years engaged in the management of hotels. But, apparently, the sky beckoned him more than the hotel business, and he decided to realize to combine dream with work. In 2008, the year he bought a decommissioned Boeing 747 1976 year of release, and the aircraft began a major renovation. The car was bought for 200 thousand euros, about the same Oscar has invested in retrofitting a flying giant in the hotel.
2. Climb aboard for an attached staircase, reminiscent of an air bridge or using the adjacent Elevator for the disabled and guests with heavy suitcases. At the entrance to remove your shoes, instead they give out free hotel Slippers white. Continue reading