WestHouse Hotel New York is four blocks south of Central Park and an easy walk from the Rockefeller Center and the theatres of Broadway.
Set in sub-tropical gardens, with a sublime view over the Atlantic Ocean, Belmond Reid’s Palace Hotel is for those with a sense of style and a desire for utter luxury and relaxation.
Everyone who can should treat themselves, at least once in a lifetime, to a stay at the Six Senses Douro Valley.
Four Seasons Lion Place is a beautifully restored palace in the heart of St Petersburg and offers the opportunity to get a taste of the regal lifestyle.
On the look out for a little luxury and as many mod cons as possible, Sharron Livingston visits the Sail Lofts, 5* self-catering accommodation in St Ives, Cornwall.
Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa is set on a two mile long sandy beach, surrounded by lush tropical gardens, short drive from the historic ruins at Tulum.
Bosinver offers cottage style self-catering accommodation within a working farm.
Sophie Ibbotson describes the rooftop views of The Ritz Carlton across Moscow's Red Square and the Kremlin.
The family-owned Le Grande Bellevue may be the oldest palace hotel in Gstaad, but the newly-designed interior has been injected with a vibrant, modern-day flair.
Grandiose yet contemporary, Lotte Hotel in Moscow hits the spot for luxury travel. It offers first-rate service in exceptionally comfortable surroundings.