From Ibiza to Thailand, why not jet away to one of these fashionably hip hotels for an exciting break in the sun?
Hard Rock Hotel, Playa d’en Bossa, Ibiza
Party like a rock star at the brand-new, über-cool Hard Rock Hotel in Ibiza’s vibrant Playa d’en Bossa, and take advantage of the pool-side waiter service and have your cocktail delivered directly to your sun lounger. Chill out on the terrace with views of the beach and Ibiza Town, and take a dip in the two outdoor pools or enjoy a tipple at ‘The Ninth’ rooftop sky lounge. With free access to the hotel’s private beach club, enjoy headline DJ and music performances on stage this summer.
Niyama, Dhaalu, Maldives
Head to the spectacular South-Western atoll of Dhaalu, in the middle of the Indian Ocean, and take a luxurious break at Niyama. The hotel puts an emphasis on fun and excitement, with a floating restaurant and the world's first underwater nightclub. Many of the resort’s studios have private pools and even their own private areas of the superb beach. A contemporary resort, Niyama is perfect for anyone who enjoys a spot of relaxation but also has a sense of adventure.
The Yas Viceroy Hotel, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
Explore Yas Island, one of the world’s most extraordinary destinations, with a vast range of exciting places to visit nearby - from the Yas Marina and Formula 1 Circuit, huge waterpark and Ferrari World, with its huge array of dazzling cars. The chic Yas Viceroy Hotel offers exceptional service with an award-winning spa, a state-of-the-art gym, two beautiful swimming pools and separate children’s heated pool as well as easy access to Yas Beach. Enjoy sophisticated cuisine and sample the finest global specialties, from sushi to modern Italian and regional Indian food in a classy selection of bars and lounges, with regular culinary demos from Michelin-starred chefs.
Sala Rattanakosin, Bangkok, Thailand
Visit stylish hotel Sala Rattanakosin, located in the Old Town of Bangkok. Close to iconic Thai landmarks including Wat Arun, the Grand Palace and Wat Po temple, this enchanting hotel is a hideaway from the frantic pace of the city, offering trendy accommodation and mouth-watering dining options. Try one of the signature cocktails such as The Rooftop Punch, a sizzling mix of rums, Grand Marnier, Cointreau, lime juice and fruit punch.
Santa Teresa Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Stay at the five-star boutique hotel Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro’s newest Design Concept Hotel, considered one of the most beautiful hotels in South America. This historical former coffee plantation mansion is located in Santa Teresa, the cultural and historical heart of Rio. The charming hotel offers peaceful tropical gardens, panoramic pools, a complete Natura SPA and a romantic lounge, all within easy reach of the city’s shopping centres, restaurants and bars, giving a great feel for local Rio life.