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
Legendary hotels. Hotels that are famous worldwide mostly due to two reasons: the unprecedented luxury and star guests. These hotels are at the pinnacle of the pyramid of the hotel business. The Ritz, the Savoy, the Metropole, the Waldorf-Astoria – these names can be found in tourist guides next to the names of Hemingway, Monet, Presley. Legendary hotels are mentioned in the memoirs of dozens of stars and hundreds of books.
Legends hotels became, for various reasons, but mainly because of unprecedented luxury and famous guests. Luxury hotels attracted the attention of Bohemians and creative individuals. Artists, writers, millionaires and aristocrats – that’s the audience that filled the hotel lobbies and restaurants, and which is subsequently added to the hotels glory. As the most striking example is the hotel Ritz, which for nearly a hundred years is considered the best hotel of Paris. The Ritz is famous not only for its luxurious rooms. Here more than 30 years of his life was spent by the legislator in the French fashion Coco Chanel and hundreds of famous people past and present. Continue reading
10th place – Baldoon castle
In Scotland there is an ancient castle, which has for many centuries observed paranormal activity. As many believe, is due to the fact that in the past here there was a bloody event. The rich man of James Dalrymple had a daughter Janet. When it came time to marry, the father picked up his man.
However, Janet was not delighted with this and expressed their protest. But at the time nobody listened, and just before the wedding ceremony with fiance hated the girl found stabbed to death. It was unclear who did it. Maybe it’s your favorite girl that she wanted to go. Maybe she herself took his own life before the hateful marriage. Many people have noticed this the haunted house a ghostly silhouette of a woman. Perhaps the rebellious spirit still roams these creepy places.
On 9-th place Houska castle in the Czech Republic . It was visited by the Ghostbusters and were amazed by the paranormal activity. One of the famous writers of the past lived here previously and he told the world that the castle Houska are some demonic creatures. These creatures live in the haunted house and frighten everyone who will decide to stay. 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
If we talk about the most interesting places in Finland where you can have fun, relax your body and soul, then, of course, of Finland can surprise You, especially the hotel Igloo Village Kakslauttanen, there is something to offer, even the most sophisticated client. The hotel is classified 4 star hotels. Here You will not only be able to take in this winter Wonderland, but and see, through a glassed Igloo, one of the most beautiful natural wonders — the Northern lights. Every year huge number of tourists come to the area of saariselkä fell in Finnish Lapland, immerse yourself in a special, incomparable atmosphere of a romantic night under the starry sky. Spacious glass needle, spherical shape, with a large ceiling tempered glass provides an excellent overview of the starry sky while keeping warm inside makeshift eskimo igloos. In each of these needle, all the necessary conditions for a comfortable stay. Features: luxury beds, private bathroom, fireplace, kitchen. In addition, on the territory of four luxurious restaurant of national cuisine, where you can taste the smoked salmon or eat smoked deer. Continue reading