The 100 Best Hotels in the World, according to Travel + Leisure


From luxe adventure lodges to intimate inns to grand city hotels, these are the planet’s best places to stay.

100. andBeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya


99. The Resort at Pedregal, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

98. Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur, India

97. Cape Grace, Cape Town, South Africa

96. Inn Above Tide, Sausalito, California

95. Singita Kruger National Park, South Africa

94. The House, St. James, Barbados

93. River Inn of Harbor Town, Memphis, Tennessee

92. The Knickerbocker, New York City

91. The Greenwich Hotel, New York City

90. Jade Mountain, Soufrière, St. Lucia

89. The Egerton House Hotel, London

88. The Lanesborough, London

87. Qualia, Hamilton Island, Australia


86. The Inn at Harbour Town, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

You may also like...
Top 10 Best Halloween Hotels in the World

84. (tie) Madikwe Safari Lodge, Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa

84. (tie) La Casa Que Canta, Zihuatanejo, Mexico

83. Inn by the Sea, Cape Elizabeth, Maine

82. Ocean House, Watch Hill, Rhode Island

81. Villa Cora, Florence, Italy

80. Sonnenalp Hotel, Vail, Colorado

79. Le Bristol, Paris

78. The Leela Palace New Delhi, India

77. Tu Tu’tun Lodge, Gold Beach, Oregon

76. Gleneagles Hotel, Perthshire, Scotland

75. Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, Johannesburg, South Africa

74. Tambo del Inka, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Sacred Valley, Peru

73. The Cloister at Sea Island, Georgia

72. Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle, Chiang Rai, Thailand

71. The Goring, London

70. La Residence, Franschhoek, South Africa

69. La Réserve Paris Hotel, Spa & Apartments, Paris

You may also like...
Best Luxury Hotels in Elounda, Greece

68. The Milestone Hotel, London

67. The Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, Florida

66. Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai, Thailand

65. The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand

64. The Surrey, New York City

63. Curtain Bluff, St. John’s, Antigua

62. Inn at Hastings Park, Lexington, Massachusetts

61. Winvian Farm, Morris, Connecticut

60. Lion Sands Game Reserve, Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa

59. The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur, India

58. J.K. Place Capri, Italy

57. Zamas Hotel, Tulum, Mexico

56. The Chanler at Cliff Walk, Newport, Rhode Island

55. Acqualina, Miami, Sunny Isles Beach, Florida

54. Hotel Santa Caterina, Amalfi, Italy

53. Brewery Gulch Inn, Mendocino, California

52. Fogo Island Inn, Fogo Island, Newfoundland, Canada

51. The Nam Hai, Hoi An, Vietnam

You may also like...
10 of the Most Expensive Resorts in the World

50. Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa, Rancho Santa Fe, California

49. Gasparilla Inn, Boca Grande, Florida

48. Las Ventanas al Paraíso, A Rosewood Resort, San José del Cabo, Mexico

47. Ashford Castle, County Mayo, Ireland

46. The Lodge and Cottages at Primland, Meadows of Dan, Virginia

45. Lodge at Sea Island, Sea Island, Georgia

44. Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica

43. 41, London

42. Katikies Hotel, Santorini, Greece

37. (tie) Rosewood Sand Hill, Menlo Park, California

37. (tie) Brenners Park-Hotel & Spa, Baden-Baden, Germany

37. (tie) Beau-Rivage Palace, Lausanne, Switzerland

37. (tie) Alpina Gstaad, Gstaad, Switzerland

37. (tie) 137 Pillars House, Chiang Mai, Thailand

36. Tongabezi Lodge, Livingstone, Zambia

35. The St. Regis Bali Resort, Nusa Dua, Indonesia

You may also like...
New Caribbean Hotels for 2016

34. XV Beacon, Boston, Massachusetts

33. Kamalame Cay, Kamalame Cay, Andros Island, Bahamas

31. (Tie) Sol y Luna, Urubamba, Peru

31. (Tie) Nayara Springs, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica

30. Rosewood Mayakoba, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

29. Mombo Camp and Little Mombo Camp, Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana

28. The Oberoi Vanyavilas, Ranthambhore, India

27. Weekapaug Inn, Westerly, Rhode Island

26. Old Edwards Inn & Spa, Highlands, North Carolina

25. Wequassett Resort & Golf Club, Chatham, Massachusetts

22. (tie) Triple Creek Ranch, Darby, Montana

22. (tie) The Opposite House, Beijing, China

22. (tie) The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur, India

21. Château du Sureau, Oakhurst, California

20. The Brando, Tetiaroa, French Polynesia

19. Manoir Hovey, North Hatley, Quebec

You may also like...
Most Searched Luxury Hotels in 2012 in China

18. Singita Sabi Sand, Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa

17. Cavas Wine Lodge, Mendoza, Argentina

16. Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa, Gateway, Colorado

15. Hotel Castello di Casole—A Timbers Resort, Casole d’Elsa, Italy

14. The Peninsula Shanghai, China

13. Londolozi, Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa

12. Farmhouse Inn, Forestville, California

11. Singita Grumeti, Serengeti National Park Area, Tanzania

10. The Singular Patagonia, Puerto Bories, Chile

9. Twin Farms, Barnard, Vermont

8. Casa Gangotena, Quito, Ecuador

7. The Willcox, Aiken, South Carolina

6. The Lodge at Glendorn, Bradford, Pennsylvania

4. (tie) Southern Ocean Lodge, Kangaroo Island, Australia

4. (tie) Montage Kapalua Bay, Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii

3. Huka Lodge, Taupo, New Zealand

2. The Spectator, Charleston, South Carolina

1. Nihiwatu, Sumba, Indonesia

Source: travelandleisure.com