All hotels in the world annually compete for the right to be the best, but to achieve this rank is very difficult, demanding a jury carefully selects the candidates. But, if the hotel get the prize – that says a lot. At the end of last year in London, held a competition for Europe’s best hotel in 2013 (European Hotel Designs of 2013), which marked the four hotels, each of which became the first in its category. I must say that during the competition, the best hotels are chosen by all criteria: their architecture, design rooms, interior bars, restaurants and bathrooms. Agree, within the jury of artists, architects, designers, and restaurateurs have a hard time, because each of the projects, certainly in something surpasses others. So here they are, the best European Hotel Designs .
Bulgari Hotel & Residences
Bvlgari Hotel & Residences in London is embodied in the exquisite design style of the famous brand Bulgari. Continue reading
Unusual hotels in Switzerland
The departure city: Moscow
In Switzerland like wildfire fashion on hotels in unusual places. The tourist in Switzerland to choose from – you can stay in the castle where once lived the bride of Napoleon, or to spend the night in a house without electricity or running water, as well as to speak to the Church in the monastery, you can spend the night in the trees, in the Mongolian yurts and even in a former prison or a bunker. Stay in such unusual places are unlikely to forget!
Alternative to a hotel, for example, can become a glass house-the nest in the trees. Each room unusual hotel has its own kitchen, shower, toilet, and a wood oven, it can fit two to four people. Guests who are afraid of heights, will have to overcome your fear – the cottages are located at a height of 5 to 8 meters.
In Switzerland you can spend a few days there, where once lived the knights, in this castle of dreams. Rotberg fortress proudly rising above the trees some time ago turned into a youth hostel and is now open to all comers.
The decor in the castle is fully consistent with the style of that time – 150 steps lead to the courtyard, behind the thick walls of which are spacious rooms; a spiral staircase rises to the top of the tower where the beloved was Napoleonically his hero. Continue reading
The hotel Crescent Hotel & Spa, Arkansas, USA
When the phrase “the haunted hotel” in mind, usually come ancient castles of Europe, steeped in hundreds of years of history and dark legends. But in many other parts of the world there are no less sinister place, one of which will be discussed in this article. The hotel Crescent Hotel & Spa in the United States is so populated with supernatural creatures, that even got the title of most ghosts in America!
The most famous in the US, the haunted hotel, Crescent Hotel & Spa
The history of the haunted hotel started in 1886. For construction of the Crescent Hotel took two years and 294 000 $ – huge for those times the sum. At that time it was one of the most prestigious hotels in the United States. Continue reading