Sometimes luxury can come in small packages. Small Luxury Hotels of the World announced last month that they have added four new hotels to the luxury collection. From a glamorous retreat in the south of France and an art deco villa in Germany to a congregation of exclusive townhouses in Japan’s northern Hokkaido Island, these hotels all have something unique and indulgent to offer the independently-minded traveler. Explore each option below and decide which of these luxury hotels to visit this summer!
Find heavenly gardens created by renowned landscape architect Sophie Ambroise and high-end style in this Saint-Tropez retreat. You will find spacious suites with private gardens and pools that you can retreat to after your spa treatments. The main pool is fringed by white-curtained cabanas and you can even dip your toes in the water from your luxury lounger. Afterward, find a shady spot in the tranquil gardens to soak up the fresh air. The hotel shuttle will whisk you off to Saint-Tropez’s jet-set-style shores or you can hop on on of the bicycles at the MUSE for a ride through the French scenery.
Authentic Japanese charm meets contemporary alpine elegance in these Niseko Village townhouses. This luxury hotel is set at the base of Mount Niseko Annupuri and within the heart of Niseko Village. This all season resort attracts skiers from across the world with world class ski runs and lifts close by. Each townhouse at Kasara Niseko has heated ski storage and a garage along with elegant bedrooms and stylish decor. Enjoy your outdoor adventure at this one-of-a-kind luxury hotel.
Art Nouveau encounters eco-luxury in this lakefront Konstanz retreat. This masterpiece of modernity includes a gorgeous six-story spiral staircase that is not to be missed. The waterfront gardens are by designer Enzo Enea and include head-turning view of Lake Konstanz. You will want to book some of the luxury spa treatments during your stay and eat in the fine dining restaurant. RIVA is tailored for outdoor adventures including sailing, golf, and more. Consider this luxury hotel on your next trip to Germany.
You will find beaches, boutique luxury, and breathtaking views in this luxury hotel in the heart of Positano. Balconies in every bedroom overlook picturesque Positano and the beautiful Amalfi Coast. Villa Franca is a peaceful haven in the heart of the action of Postiano’s old streets. This chic boutique hotel includes modern works of art alongside Vietri tiles. Explore the Italian countryside with small day trips from your central location at Villa Franca. The staff will arrange guided tours or you can set out and explore on your own.
All of these luxury hotels are small but they offer the best in service and excellence! Book your vacation and try out one of these luxury hotels to visit this summer. Love this and looking for more? Try our guide to these top 10 luxury hotels around the world.