Design Hotel Neruda (Prague, Czech Republic) ****

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Design Hotel Neruda

Classification: 4 stars
Address: Nerudova 44, Prague, 118 00, Czech Republic
Hotel Rooms: 42
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Design Hotel Neruda Description:

The luxurious Design Hotel Neruda is set in a 14th-century building, 300 m from Prague Castle and 500 m from the Charles bridge. The hotel features a modern Baroque interior design and upon prior reservation and surcharge guest can enjoy a private access to spa area with hot tub and sauna.

All rooms have free WiFi. The stylish rooms in Neruda Design Hotel have warm-coloured walls and designer carpeted floors. Some rooms have high-quality parquet flooring, oriental rugs and bathrooms with either a shower or a standalone bathtub, painted tiles on the floor and glass walls.

Other rooms have thoughtful touches, such as extracts of Jan Neruda’s most famous poems written on the walls. Every room is equipped with satellite TV, air conditioning, minibars and safety deposit boxes.

The 24-hour reception staff can help with booking city guides, shuttle services, baby sitting, massages, and limousine services.

Prague 01 is a great choice for travelers interested in architecture, history and culture.

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Martinis Marchi Hotel (Maslinica, Croatia) *****

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Heritage Hotel Martinis Marchi

Classification: 5 stars
Address: Put Sv. Nikole 51, 21430 Maslinica, Croatia
Hotel Rooms: 6
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Hotel Martinis Marchi Description:

This 300-year old castle in Maslinica on Solta Island offers individually decorated, luxurious suites with free Wi-Fi. They are air conditioned and feature LCD satellite TVs and minibars.

Every suite at the Heritage Hotel Martinis Marchi has beautiful bay views. The furniture was carefully selected from various European cities and skilfully restored.

Le Château Restaurant serves traditional Dalmatian fish specialties accompanied with fine red wines form the Hotel Martinis Marchi‘s own wine cellar. Guests can also dine on the sun terrace with occasional live music.

Heritage Hotel is located on over an acre of grounds and features its own heliport. Boat and taxi transportation is offered to Split Airport and nearby islands.

Hotel Marchi‘s stone façade conceals 2 saunas, a spacious lounge area and a relaxation room with a piano. You can use the heated pool or relax in the large yard.

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Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena (Bansko, Bulgaria) *****

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Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena

Classification: 5 stars
Address: Pirin Street 96, 2770 Bansko, Bulgaria
Hotel Rooms: 159
Hotel Chain: Kempinski
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Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Description:

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena is situated at the foot of the Pirin Mountain in Bansko with direct access to the gondola lift station. It offers rooms with free Wi-Fi internet access, a large spa area, 2 restaurants and a sushi bar.

The modern and luxurious property offers superb rooms and facilities with wooden furniture and bright colours. Every room features a private balcony with balcony furniture.

The Gallery Restaurant serves a gourmet themed buffet selection of German and Bavarian meals, Greek specialities and a rich menu of delicious game meals. The restaurant has direct access to the ski slopes and boasts a beautiful view of the mountains.

Enjoy exquisite Mediterranean food prepared on-the-spot for your entertainment at the Come Prima Restaurant, or embark on a culinary journey of world food. A rich selection of quality wines is also offered.

Kempinski The Spa offers a wide range of treatments to invoke and restore the body’s natural equilibrium. Each treatment based on products made from natural ingredients to relax and pamper the skin.

The state-of-the-art spa area includes outdoor and indoor swimming pools, indoor and outdoor hot tubs, an outdoor tennis court, 2 types of steam baths, 2 types of saunas, a fitness centre and the unique snow room.

Billiards and a kids’ club are available as well for the guests of the Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko.

The hotel can organise airport pick-up and drop-off from Sofia and Thessaloniki International Airport.

The VIP Ski pass is available at a surcharge to all hotel guests at the hotel premises, which guarantees you a direct private access to the gondola.

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Backstay Hostel Ghent (Ghent, Belgium)

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Backstay Hostel Ghent

Address: Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 128, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Hotel Rooms: 15
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Backstay Hostel Ghent Description:

Backstay Hostel Ghent has a central location in the historic center of the city and is housed in an Art Deco building which used to be the former editorial office of a local newspaper. The hostel has free Wi-Fi and a bar.

Rooms at Backstay Hostel Ghent are fitted with hardwood floors. Each room includes shared bathroom facilities with a hairdryer.

The on-site bar is the ideal setting to meet other travelers or have a buffet-style breakfast to start your day in historic Ghent. The staff here will gladly assist to select sights and places of interest in the city.

It is a 3-minute walk to St Peter’s Square and Abbey and a 10-minute walk to the shopping district, the 3 Towers of Ghent and Korenmarkt Square. The Museum District is 13 minutes by foot. From Backstay Hostel Ghent, it is a 10-minute bus ride to St Peter’s Train Station.

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Das Triest Hotel (Vienna, Austria) *****

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Hotel Das Triest

Classification: 5 stars
Address: Wiedner Hauptstraße 12, 04. Wieden, 1040 Vienna, Austria
Hotel Rooms: 72
Hotel Chain: Design Hotels
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Das Triest Description:

Designed by the famous interior architect Sir Terence Conran, Das Triest is a classic designer hotel in the trendy Freihaus quarter, just a 5 minute walk from the State Opera and the Naschmarkt open-air market. Wi-Fi is free of charge.

Over 300 years ago, this 5 star hotel was the main station for the stagecoach route from Vienna to Trieste. The original stables with their vaulted ceilings were converted to lounges, suites, and conference rooms.

The award-winning restaurant Collio serves Northern Italian gourmet cuisine. In summer, guests of Das Triest Hotel can enjoy their breakfast or barbecue in the Mediterranean courtyard.

The Karlsplatz Underground Station is a 2 minute walk away. St. Stephen’s Cathedral can be reached in a 15 minute walk.

Wieden is a great choice for travelers interested in architecture, museums and city walks.

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Mediterranean Village (Paralia Katerini, Greece) ******

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Hotel Mediterranean Village

Classification: 5 stars
Address: Main Street, Paralia Katerinis, 60100, Greece
Hotel Rooms: 176
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Mediterranean Village Hotel Description:

The 5-star Mediterranean Village enjoys a beautiful location on Pieria beach. It includes a spa, large pool area and a fitness center.

Mediterranean Village has 176 rooms including suites with private swimming pools. All accommodations include sea-view balconies and are well furnished featuring LCD TV screens.

At the hotel’s restaurant, guests can taste all kinds of Mediterranean dishes prepared with fresh ingredients and spiced with local herbs. Drinks and coffee are provided at the lounge bar. The mini market is stocked with everyday essentials.

The Spa Venus center showcases an indoor heated pool with hydro-massage jets, sauna and hammam with no entrance fee. Free lounge chairs and sun umbrellas are provided on the beach and at the outdoor pool area.

The area offers entertainment day and night. Guests can enjoy relaxing moments by the beach, or nice walks by the tourist shops during the day. Later on, the variety of bars and restaurants guarantee to satisfy all tastes.

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Best Luxury Hotels in Elounda, Greece

Elounda is located in east Crete, north of Agios Nikolaos and south of the seaside resort of Plaka.

Elounda was once a picturesque fishing village in the lovely Mirabello Bay. The inhabitants lived from farming, fishing, salt extraction from the Venetian saltpans, and emery mining.

Once discovered by tourism, Elounda developed into a resort famous for its beautiful scenery and the luxury hotels which are still being built in the area. It is said to be the place with the most five-star hotels in Greece.

These are the most beautiful five star hotels in Elounda Greece:

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H10 Mediterranean Village (Salou, Spain) ****

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Hotel H10 Mediterranean Village

Classification: 4 stars
Address: Ginesta, s/n, 43840 Salou, Spain
Hotel Rooms: 379
Hotel Chain: H10 Hotels
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H10 Mediterranean Village Description:

Just 197 m from Cap Salou Beach, H10 Mediterranean Village offers views of the Costa Dorada. It features 2 outdoor swimming pools, and apartments and rooms with private balconies.

H10 Mediterranean Village also includes an indoor swimming pool, a children’s pool, fitness center, Turkish baths and a sauna. There are also hot tubs on the upper terrace of the hotel.

Les Oliveres buffet restaurant features show cooking and a children’s buffet, and La Choza snack bar can be found near the pool. Mediterranean Village also has a grocery store.

The resort features a children’s entertainment program and a playground.

Central Salou is just over 1.6 km away and Port Aventura Theme Park is just 3.2 km away.

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Shangri-La Hotel (Paris, France) *****

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Hotel Shangri-La Paris

Classification: 5 stars
Address: 10 Avenue D’Iéna, 16th arr., 75016 Paris, France
Hotel Rooms: 101
Hotel Chain: Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts
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Shangri-La Hotel Description:

Shangri-La Hotel, Paris is a luxury hotel palace located less than half a kilometer from the Eiffel Tower and the Seine River. It has 3 restaurants, 2 of which have a Michelin star. Some of its custom-designed rooms and suites offer romantic views of the Eiffel Tower.

The rooms and suites are individually decorated with luxury features such as custom-made furniture with crystal finishing. All rooms have a separate living room and a marble bathroom with heated floors, separate bathtub and rainfall shower and Bulgari toiletries. Tea and coffee-making facilities free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV with in-house movie channels are provided.

Dine on French and southeast Asian cuisine at La Bauhinia, or Michelin-star gourmet, French cuisine at L’Abeille and authentic Cantonese cuisine at Shang Palace, which also has a Michelin star. Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in the glass-roofed dining room. Le bar offers guests private lounges.

Health and leisure services at the Shangri-La include a fitness center with the option of having a personalized coach as well as a 15 m swimming pool and a hammam. In-room relaxing spa experiences are also available.

The hotel is just over a quarter mile from the Place du Trocadero, and just 100 m from Iéna Metro Station.

16th arr. is a great choice for travelers interested in romance, shopping and food.

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Four Seasons Istanbul at the Bosphorus (Istanbul, Turkey) *****

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Hotel Four Seasons Istanbul at the Bosphorus

Classification: 5 stars
Address: Ciragan Cad. No:28, Besiktas, Besiktas, 34349 Istanbul, Turkey
Hotel Rooms: 170
Hotel Chain: Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
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Four Seasons Istanbul at the Bosphorus Description:

Situated along the Bosphorus, this renovated 19th century Ottoman palace features a historic architecture in harmony with luxurious details. An indoor pool and a heated outdoor pool with free parasols and sun loungers are available. The seafront property also has a garden and a spacious terrace with panoramic views of the Bosphorus.

Tastefully decorated with fine furnishings, each air-conditioned room offers an iPod docking station and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. A minibar, safety deposit box and a desk are also provided.

Aqua Restaurant, with its terrace overlooking the Bosphorus, serves Mediterranean cuisine, with Italian and Turkish specialties. Guests can enjoy the breakfast with international flavours in buffet style.

Pool grill is an ideal choice for fresh salads, crispy grilled kebabs and tender fresh fish. The Lobby Bar and Lounge is a cozy place for socialization.

You can work out in the fitness centre and then relax in the sauna. Guests of this luxurious hotel can also benefit from the exotic atmosphere of the Turkish bath afterwards. Spa therapy and body treatments are also possible. The reception is at your service 7/24, and provides room service.

Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus is only a 4-minute walk from one of Istanbul’s lively scenes, Besiktas Square.

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