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Best hotels in Los Angeles

4.7 Peninsula Beverly Hills

Resort Peninsula Beverly Hills, Los Angeles

CNN

“If regular old five-star luxury doesn’t cut it, there’s always the Peninsula Beverly Hills. Just don’t expect a raucous party. Discretion is the order of the day here. Quiet elegance abounds, with conveniences including complimentary around-the clock-check in.”

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4.7 Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills

Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, Los Angeles

CN Traveler

“Every room is strikingly spacious, but don’t let that keep you away from the pool with stunning views (and great lunch). While definitely OTT-Beverly Hills, we appreciate the consistency of the design point of view.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List.

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4.6 AKA Beverly Hills

Aparthotel AKA Beverly Hills, Los Angeles

CNN

“A self-described luxury temporary residence, the AKA Beverly Hills offers guests the space and comfort of an apartment, with the service and amenities you’d expect at a five-star hotel.”

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4.6 Surfrider Malibu

The Surfrider Hotel Malibu, Los Angeles

CN Traveler

“For a low-key, personal stay in Los Angeles you can do no better. This light-filled, design-forward spot was a motel in the 1950s before a California architect and his Australian wife transformed it.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.5 Beverly Wilshire

Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel, Los Angeles

CN Traveler

“The Beverly Wilshire is as close to a European grand dame as you’ll find in L.A.—with impeccable service to match. It was good enough for Elvis and the British Royal Family, and exists in triumphant opposition to the informal, minimal lobbies sprouting up across the city.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.5 Montage Beverly Hills

Hotel Montage Beverly Hills, Los Angeles

Frommers

“Smack-dab in the center of the Golden Triangle of Beverly Hills, a credit card’s throw from Rodeo Drive, this resort has it all: beautiful rooms, top-notch service, an excellent spa, and a rooftop restaurant and pool with sweeping views of the city.”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in Los Angeles.

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4.5 Sunset Tower hotel

Sunset Tower Hotel, Los Angeles

CN Traveler

“Piercing the blue Californian skies on Sunset Boulevard, this elegant Art Deco tower has long been a landmark of the city, home to Hollywood greats since its arrival in 1931, courtesy of architect Leland A. Bryant.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.5 Terranea Resort LA

Terranea Oceanfront Resort, Los Angeles

CNN

“Just south of Los Angeles, atop the Palo Verdes Peninsula, Terranea offers ocean view guest rooms decked out with luxurious perks such as deep tubs and rain showers.”

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4.5 Rose Hotel Venice LA

The Rose Hotel Venice, Los Angeles

New York Times

“Close to Santa Monica but a world apart, the Rose Hotel makes for a perfect hideaway if you are in town for a beach vacation or business meeting. It is a quirky spot full of personality.”

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4.4 Palihouse Santa Monica

Aparthotel Palihouse Santa Monica, Los Angeles

CNN

“It’s easy to feel like a local at the Palihouse, a elegant boutique hotel tucked away in a leafy, residential corner of Santa Monica. Its roomy, apartment-style residences make for a glamorous home away from home.”

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4.4 NoMad Hotel Los Angeles

Hotel NoMad, Los Angeles

CN Traveler

“The hotel called on Jacques Garcia to add his flair to the interiors. His trademark, heavy, layered, tactile approach might seem like the antithesis of where we would want to be on a hazy Los Angeles Sunday. But his more-is-more approach completely does justice to this Twenties building.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s Best New Hotels of 2019.

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4.4 Petit Ermitage LA

Hotel Petit Ermitage, Los Angeles

Lonely Planet

“Bohemian-chic environs with Turkish rugs, old-world antiques, rooftop bars and fine booze set apart this intimate, one-of-a-kind hotel. No two of its 79 suites are the same, but all feature Venetian-style plaster walls, fireplaces and fun minibar snacks.”

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4.4 Shutters on the Beach Hotel

Hotel Shutters On The Beach Santa Monica, Los Angeles

Fodors

“If you ever wondered what an East Hampton mansion would look like if it were conveniently placed on the Santa Monica coastline, this would be it. Shutters is a secretive hideaway, tucked behind the busy streets of Santa Monica.”

Featured as Fodor’s Choice in Los Angeles.

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4.4 Viceroy Santa Monica Hotel

Hotel Viceroy Santa Monica, Los Angeles

CNN

“There’s barely enough time in the day to explain why the Viceroy Santa Monica rocks. It’s a block from the ocean. Its modern, art-deco style channels everything sexy about the 1960s and 1970s with none of the kitsch.”

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4.4 Kimpton Wilshire LA

Kimpton Hotel Wilshire, Los Angeles

CNN

“Smack in the middle of a pedestrian strip of Wilshire Boulevard, adjacent to Beverly Hills, sits the newly opened Hotel Wilshire. The block isn’t the sexiest, but the glass facade of this environmentally sustainable boutique property goes a long way toward classing up the area.”

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4.4 Kimpton La Peer

Kimpton La Peer Hotel, Los Angeles

CN Traveler

“Bright blooms from star florist Eric Buterbaugh undercut the heaviness of it all. Things perk up outdoors, where a sun-flooded bar that’s already a hit with the cool kids of West Hollywood wraps around the small swimming pool. Artworks from graffiti pieces by Retna to a topographical installation of the city are on display behind the front desk.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s Best New Hotels of 2019.

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4.4 Orange Drive Hostel LA

Orange Drive Hostel Hollywood, Los Angeles

The Guardian

“A short stroll from Hollywood Boulevard, this remodeled 1920s house offers an all-you-can-make breakfast from 7am to 10am and significant reductions for those who stay for seven days or more.”

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4.4 Ritz Carlton Hotel LA

The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Los Angeles

New York Times

“Rising from the L.A. Live wattage is a gleaming new two-hotel complex, at 900 West Olympic Boulevard. Even the most basic rooms deliver a supreme pampering at the Ritz. The 24th floor is also home to WP24, the celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck’s take on modern Chinese cuisine.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Los Angeles.

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4.3 Freehand Los Angeles

Freehand, Los Angeles

CN Traveler

“Stylish hostels are nothing new these days—but this Roman & Williams-designed space, which opened in summer 2017, takes the lowly genre to new levels. Worth it for the Downtown location, affordable rates, designer interiors, and rooftop bar/pool.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List.

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4.3 Chateau Marmont Los Angeles

Hotel Chateau Marmont, Los Angeles

CNN

“Rumor has it The Eagles Grammy Award-winning ‘Hotel California’ was inspired by this iconic chateau at the eastern edge of Hollywood’s Sunset Strip. You’ll feel like a celeb yourself as you ride the elevator straight from the garage to your room, avoiding the front desk staff and the paparazzi.”

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4.3 Hotel Indigo LA

Hotel Indigo Downtown, Los Angeles

Lonely Planet

“This freshly minted, 350-room property celebrates Downtown’s colorful backstory: wagon-shaped lobby lights pay tribute to the Fiesta de Las Flores, blown-up paparazzi shots around the elevators nod to vaudeville and early movie days.”

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4.3 Mama Shelter Los Angeles

Mama Shelter Hotel, Los Angeles

New York Times

“For a nontraditional Los Angeles hotel, you really can’t go wrong with Mama Shelter. The friendly staff was a huge plus, as its infectious enthusiasm set a welcoming tone throughout the property.”

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4.2 Venice Suites Los Angeles

Aparthotel Venice Suites, Los Angeles

New York Times

“Venice Suites offers 31 affordable suites with full kitchens, free internet and an ocean-view roof deck with a communal barbecue grill.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Los Angeles.

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4.2 HI Hostel Santa Monica

HI Hostel Santa Monica, Los Angeles

The Guardian

“This great value hostel is adjacent to Venice and the famed Pacific beaches, and has 260 beds spread around colourful dorms, doubles and family rooms, plus kitchen, library and laundry facilities.”

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4.1 Ace Hotel Downtown LA

Ace Hotel Downtown, Los Angeles

New York Times

“Opened in early 2014, Ace Hotel Downtown is in the 1927 United Artists Building. The hotel tower has 182 rooms and a rooftop pool.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Los Angeles.

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4.1 Line Hotel Los Angeles

The Line Hotel, Los Angeles

New York Times

“The Line Hotel retains some of the stripped-concrete walls and industrial-chic aesthetic. This new hotel is shaping up to be the “it” location for night owls and adventurous omnivores. Its biggest accomplishment is introducing visitors to the gems of little-known Koreatown.”

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Best hotels in Miami

4.7 Four Seasons Surf Club Miami

Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club, Miami

CN Traveler

“If you’re looking for seclusion and don’t mind paying top dollar for it, The Surf Club is a wonderful option, and more centrally located than the many luxury resorts you’ll find in Sunny Isles Beach.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List.

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4.6 East Hotel Miami

East Hotel, Miami

New York Times

“For those opting out of South Beach there’s East, Miami in Brickell with eye-catching geometric lines designed by the local architecture firm Arquitectonica. Billed as a lifestyle hotel, it houses a series of dining venues, including a coffee shop, an Asian-themed rooftop bar and a fifth-floor restaurant called Quinto La Huella, the first international outpost of Uruguay’s renowned La Huella seaside grill.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Miami.

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4.5 Mandrin Oriental Miami

Hotel Mandarin Oriental, Miami

Frommers

“There are by now an awful lot of pretty great—even splendid—luxury hotels throughout Miami’s Brickell Avenue/financial/office district just south of downtown. But the one I still find among the most contemporary Miami in spirit is the cool wedge-shaped property a quick pop over the bridge on Brickell Key.”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in Miami.

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4.5 Soho Beach House Miami

Soho Beach House, Miami

CNN

“A 50-room hotel tower annexed to the grounds of a members-only club, Soho Beach House offers a quiet, intimate take on the best of Miami experience. With the exception of the courtyard restaurant Cecconi’s, on-site amenities here are off-limits to the general public.”

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4.4 Biltmore Hotel Miami

Biltmore Hotel, Miami

Frommers

“The imposing neo-Spanish-colonial pile, rising regally over a 150-acre Coral Gables spread and dating back to city founder George Merrick’s original plan in 1926, has seen a lot of history since, to this day regularly hosting heads of states, CEOs, and celebrities.”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in Miami.

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4.4 Nautilus Hotel Miami

Nautilus a Sixty Hotel, Miami Beach

New York Times

“The recently restored Nautilus, a Sixty Hotel, on Collins Avenue, was originally built in the 1950s by the neo-Baroque architect Morris Lapidus. Its contemporary lobby features nods to the era, with semicircular velvet sofas and gilded accents. Behind it is a saltwater pool with a garden leading straight to the beach.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Miami.

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4.4 Lord Balfour Hotel Miami

Room Mate Lord Balfour Hotel, Miami

New York Times

“Despite the stylish décor and classy location, the Lord Balfour is low on stuffiness. Service is friendly. Glitz is minimal. Clientele was composed mainly of what looked to be upper-middle-class families and couples rather than the jet-setters who frequent the five-star palaces farther up South Beach. If you don’t demand pomp or pampering, Lord Balfour is a charming host.”

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4.4 Vagabond Miami

The Vagabond Hotel, Miami

New York Times

“If you don’t need to be within walking distance of the sand and surf, consider the mainland’s Vagabond Hotel, a 1950s roadside inn given a retro-chic overhaul.”
Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Miami.

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4.3 Croydon Hotel Miami

Hotel Croydon, Miami

New York Times

“The Hotel Croydon is a reasonably priced, convenient and comfortable option with perks that make choosing it worthwhile. Two selling points are the outdoor spaces: the pool on the ground floor and the spacious roof deck, which offers views of the ocean and the surrounding city.”

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4.3 Betsy Hotel Miami

The Betsy Hotel South Beach, Miami

Lonely Planet

“One of South Beach’s finest hotels, the Betsy has a classy vibe with excellent service and first-rate amenities. The historic gem has two wings, with rooms set in either a colonial style or an art-deco aesthetic.”

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4.2 Cadillac Hotel Miami

Cadillac Hotel, Miami

New York Times

“It’s hard to beat the oceanfront view at the 357-room Cadillac Hotel in mid-Miami Beach, and recently restored to the architect Roy France’s original 1940 Art Deco design.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Miami.

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4.2 Langford Hotel Miami

Eurostars Langford Hotel, Miami

Lonely Planet

“Set in a beautifully restored 1925 beaux-arts high-rise, the Langford opened to much fanfare in 2016. Its 126 rooms blend comfort and nostalgia, with elegant fixtures and vintage details, including white oak flooring and glass-encased rain showers.”

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4.2 Washington Park Miami

Washington Park Hotel South Beach, Miami

Lonely Planet

“In a great location two blocks from the beach, the Washington Park is spread among five beautifully restored art-deco buildings fronted by a pool and a palm-fringed courtyard.”

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4.0 Freehand Miami

Freehand, Miami

Telegraph

“This hip hotel-hostel with both private and shared rooms anchored by Broken Shaker, Miami Beach’s most popular cocktail bar, is something of an anomaly; at once one of Miami’s trendiest and most affordable hotels. There is a lush, inviting courtyard and pool courting Miami Beach locals, as well as 27 Restaurant.”

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4.0 Fontainebleau Miami

Resort Fontainebleau, Miami

Fodors

“Vegas meets art deco at this colossal classic, deemed Miami’s biggest hotel after its $1 billion reinvention, which spawned more than 1,500 rooms, 12 renowned restaurants and lounges, LIV nightclub, several sumptuous pools with cabana islands, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and a 40,000-square-foot spa.”

Featured as Fodor’s Choice in Miami.

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Best hotels in New York

4.8 Crosby Street Hotel NYC

Crosby Street Hotel, New York

Fodors

“Each of the rooms is individually designed, with fun patterns and colors, big warehouse style windows, and a cozy, residential feel. The location is smack in the heart of the action in SoHo.”

Featured as Fodor’s Choice in New York.

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4.8 Lowell Hotel NYC

The Lowell Hotel, New York

CN Traveler

“The Lowell, on the Upper East Side, reopened in 2017 after a three-year renovation. Its 74 rooms got a refresh, but the important touches stayed the same: wood-burning fireplaces, grisaille wallpaper in the lobby, tasseled key fobs.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.8 Whitby NYC

The Whitby Hotel, New York

CN Traveler

“It’s like an English summer garden come to life in hotel form. A welcome addition to staid Midtown, it’s that rare find that is both family-friendly and sophisticated. A gorgeous hotel two blocks from Central Park.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.7 Greenwich Hotel NYC

The Greenwich Hotel, New York

CN Traveler

“In an era of the ever-more-exclusive members’ club luring the black-card-carrying wolf pack, Robert De Niro’s hotel makes privacy feel refreshingly effortless. It creates the sensation of stepping into the actor’s own salon.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.6 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge

1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge, New York

CN Traveler

“Few things are as ‘New York’ as the 1 Hotel’s location at the base of the Brooklyn Bridge. Aside from that, it’s a thoughtfully designed, supremely attractive place to call home for as long you’re a guest here. Plus, it has one of the prettiest farm-to-table restaurants in all of Brooklyn: the Osprey.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List.

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4.6 Baccarat NYC

Baccarat Hotel & Residences, New York

CN Traveler

“Unabashed opulence is what you get as soon as you step into the lobby, there are about 15,000 pieces of the brand’s crystal throughout, including glassware and chandeliers. Arrangements of fresh red roses everywhere add a touch of color.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.6 CitizenM New York

Hotel CitizenM Times Square, New York

New York Times

“The trendy but affordable, limited-service hotel offers self-check-in at welcome kiosks in the art-filled double-height lobby staffed by friendly hosts. Fresh, funky and affordable, citizenM is a modern haven in touristy Times Square. Its D.I.Y. ethos, like picking your room art, offers efficiency with flair.”

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4.6 Made Hotel NYC

Made Hotel, New York

CN Traveler

“This hotel is totally worth the money and is a great deal for a Manhattan hotel. The rooms are high-end in all the right ways (great amenities, quality, linens, and covetable bathroom fixtures) but not at all over-the-top.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List.

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4.6 The Bowery Hotel NYC

The Bowery Hotel, New York

CNN

“Lying right at the intersection of hip and elegant, The Bowery Hotel is appointed with luxurious old world refinements and décor while retaining a vibe that’s lively and modern. Factory windows offer 360-degrees of the city.”

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4.5 The William New York

Aparthotel The William, New York

CNN

“Though each suite has all the amenities that you’d find at home — kitchens, living spaces, work areas, and in some cases, private terraces — their shockingly bright color palette, quirky mid-century furniture and bold abstract art make it a stay you won’t soon forget.”

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4.5 Refinery Hotel NYC

Refinery Hotel Manhattan, New York

New York Times

“With its hat factory history, good location, upscale finish and an eager-to-please staff, the Refinery is a definite draw and is an ideal place for travelers who are looking to be near the city’s major tourist attractions. It lacked the polish of other well-established luxury properties in town, but that may improve over time, and its charm more than makes up for it.”

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4.5 Ludlow Hotel New York

The Ludlow Hotel, New York

New York Times

“The Ludlow is in the heart of the Lower East Side, one of the city’s most desirable areas for the hip and youthful set. The hotel wins high marks for its neighborhood feel and is a smart choice for travelers looking for an authentic sense of place away from the crowds.”

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4.5 Nomad Hotel NYC

The NoMad Hotel, New York

New York Times

“Conceived by Andrew Zobler, developer of the nearby Ace Hotel, the NoMad is the Ace for grown-ups. The hotel stands out for its bohemian glamour, from the laser-sharp but friendly service to the opulent yet intimate interiors.”

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4.4 11 Howard Hotel NYC

11 Howard Hotel, New York

New York Times

“With its enviable location in a fashionable part of town, efficient and personable service and eye-catching design combined with its Starwood partnership, 11 Howard is a solid choice for both leisure and business travelers.”

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4.4 Freehand NYC

Freehand Hotel, New York

CN Traveler

“Better to book something that’s at least clean, comfortable, and strategically located, and spend the extra cash on that restaurant everyone has been posting about. Freehand takes this compromise and somehow manages to make it feel sexy and stylish. Rooms are basic but brightened up with artworks that sometimes snake across the walls and ceilings.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s Best New Hotels of 2019.

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4.4 Andaz Wall Street NYC

Hotel Andaz Wall Street, New York

Frommers

“The Andaz is a wonderfully chic haven from the bustle of Manhattan. Designed by David Rockwell with a comfy, loft sensibility, the rooms are larger-than-the-norm, with floor-to-ceiling windows that let in scads of light (but are soundproofed for serenity).”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in New York.

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4.4 Mandarin Oriental New York

Hotel Mandarin Oriental, New York

CNN

“Located atop one of the twin sentries comprising the Time Warner Center, the five-star Mandarin Oriental enjoys unobstructed views through its floor-to-ceiling windows of the Hudson River, Central Park and Brooklyn.”

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4.4 Edge Hotel NYC

The Edge Hotel Washington Heights, New York

New York Times

“The Edge Hotel, on a leafy block of Washington Heights at 514 West 168 Street, is just steps away from the subway. A rare boutique hotel in the neighborhood, the modern 54-room property offers complimentary continental breakfast.”

Shortlisted in New York Times’ 36 Hours in New York City.

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4.4 Marlton Hotel NYC

The Marlton Hotel, New York

New York Times

“During its bohemian heyday, scores of artists and writers stayed at the Marlton House, built in 1900 and beloved for its prime Greenwich Village location and cheap rates. The Marlton is a snug and affordable alternative to larger hotels, and it’s a must for anyone seeking to replicate downtown living.”

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4.3 Gramercy Park Hotel NYC

Gramercy Park Hotel, New York

Frommers

“One of the most coveted status symbols in NYC is a key to Gramercy Park. Stay here, though, and you can join the elite, in more ways than just park access. Few hotels in the city, or anywhere for that matter, are as truly luxurious or as riotously artistic.”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in New York.

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4.3 High Line Hotel NYC

The High Line Hotel, New York

Frommers

“Very few NYC hotels deserve the high price tag they wear. This one just may. Its interior is as grand, though delightfully quirky, with rooms that look like they could have been inhabited by a Gatsby type in the 1920s.”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in New York.

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4.2 Paper Factory NYC

Paper Factory Hotel Queens, New York

New York Times

“This 123-room hotel in Long Island City, Queens, draws its name from its previous life as a paper factory. A short trip from Midtown Manhattan, the Paper Factory offers an exceptionally friendly staff and a more sophisticated experience than other Queens properties.”

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4.1 Pod 39 NYC

Hotel Pod 39, New York

CNN

“Rooms at the Murray Hill location all feature private bathrooms, along with free Wi-Fi and an emphasis on communal space typified by the Pod 39’s rooftop lounge. The hotel’s perks are few but if you want hip and affordable, you won’t likely do better.”

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4.1 Standard High Line NYC

Hotel The Standard High Line, New York

CNN

“If aesthetics are a requisite, The Standard, High Line — situated directly above a stretch of old elevated railway now known as High Line Park — is a best of New York City landmark in Manhattan’s most model-intensive neighborhood.”

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Best hotels in Paris

4.8 Hotel Crillon Paris

Hôtel de Crillon – A Rosewood Hotel, Paris

CN Traveler

“The best of what was the best of the Crillon has been thoughtfully preserved, while the best of what is new (the bar, the barbershop, L’Ecrin restaurant, and the stupendous suites by Karl Lagerfeld) is gobsmacking in its boldness and daring.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.8 Le Bristol Paris

Hotel Le Bristol, Paris

CN Traveler

“Utterly immaculate yet playful, Le Bristol is much like the pampered Birman cat Fa-Raon, who roams its halls. There are sensational new rooms, and the lobby restaurant remains fashion-power-breakfast central.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.8 Ritz Paris

Hotel Ritz, Paris

CN Traveler

“The Ritz remains, merci au bon Dieu, the Ritz, demonstrating that sometimes the most spectacular renovations are the least spectacular, though the hotel is as opulent today as at any time in its 122-year history.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.8 Peninsula Hotel Paris

Hotel The Peninsula, Paris

CNN

“The Peninsula’s sculpted stone facade — covered in intricate bas-reliefs — was meticulously restored to its former neoclassical splendor. Inside are similarly restored marble, gilt work and 19th-century mosaics, which complement the hotel’s modern artwork and fixtures.”

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4.7 George V Hotel Paris

Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris

CNN

“This Golden Triangle mainstay is difficult to top in terms of luxury, service and price. Capacious guest rooms incorporate styles of different eras for a result that’s a little bit Marie-Antoinette, a touch Joséphine and unmistakably French.”

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4.7 Maison Souquet Paris

Hotel Maison Souquet, Paris

New York Times

“Maison Souquet, is a renovated former bordello in Pigalle near the Moulin Rouge nightclub. Its Belle Époque salons are decorated with 19th-century furniture and first-edition books; each of its 14 rooms, 6 suites and 2 apartments is named after a famous Parisian courtesan; a hidden door in the basement leads to a pool and massage parlor.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Paris.

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4.6 Hotel Brach Paris

Hotel Brach, Paris

CN Traveler

“After a four-year renovation overseen by designer Philippe Starck, the resulting hotel is as much about a lifestyle as it is a place to crash. For one thing, the buzzing restaurant draws fashionable locals from breakfast until the early hours with its patisserie, plates to share, and potent drinks.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s Best New Hotels of 2019.

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4.6 Hotel de Nell Paris

Hôtel de Nell, Paris

New York Times

“Hôtel de Nell offers travelers an ideal location away from congested tourist areas but close to major attractions, an eager-to-please staff and upscale finishes.­”

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4.6 Hotel Grands Boulevard Paris

Hôtel des Grands Boulevards, Paris

CN Traveler

“Staying at this converted 18th-century townhouse places guests properly amongst the muck, and with three bars and restaurants from which to watch the daily life unfold with an elderflower cocktail in hand, naturally.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s Best New Hotels of 2019.

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4.6 Hotel Le Meurice Paris

Hotel Le Meurice, Paris

Fodors

“Paris’s first palace hotel continues to offer service, style, and views over the Tuileries and all of Paris in the jaw-dropping top-floor Belle Étoile Suite. A favorite of fashionistas and art buffs.”

Featured as Fodor’s Choice in Paris.

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4.6 Hotel Providence Paris

Hotel Providence, Paris

New York Times

“With its classic-chic design, cozy restaurant and convenient location, the Hôtel Providence is a fashionable and affordable resting spot in one of Paris’s most dynamic neighborhoods.”

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4.6 Hoxton Paris

The Hoxton Hotel, Paris

CN Traveler

“The Hoxton updates the Haussmann vibe for hipsters. The moment you walk into this 18th-century hôtel particulier, you’re greeted with the staircase that you’ve surely seen a thousand times on Instagram by now—and rightfully so.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2020 Gold List.

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4.5 Grand Pigalle Hotel paris

Grand Pigalle Hotel, Paris

New York Times

“Situated a bit farther south in the hip South Pigalle (SoPi) district is the Grand Pigalle Hotel. Opened earlier this year, it blends Belle Époque, Art Deco and Modernist décor. Each of its 37 rooms features custom-made toiletries and minibars with cocktails from the hotel bar; deluxe rooms offer custom-blended Cru espresso.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Paris.

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4.5 Hotel du Petit Moulin Paris

Hôtel du Petit Moulin, Paris

CNN

“To be king or queen for a day, you don’t have to wake up a pauper. Housed in a 17th-century building, the 17 rooms of this Marais hotel were individually (and flamboyantly) decorated by Christian Lacroix.”

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4.5 Hotel Edgar Paris

Hôtel Edgar, Paris

Lonely Planet

“Twelve playful rooms, each decorated by a different team of artists or designers, await the lucky few who secure a reservation at this former convent/seamstress workshop.”

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4.5 Hotel Henriette Paris

Hôtel Henriette, Paris

Lonely Planet

“Interior designer Vanessa Scoffier scoured Paris’ flea markets for over a year sourcing unique pieces, such as Platner chairs and 1950s lighting, to give each of these 32 rooms a one-of-a-kind twist.”

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4.5 Hotel Parister

Hotel Parister, Paris

CN Traveler

“Hôtel Parister is more reasonably priced than some of Paris’s other stays, and it’s a bargain considering your relative proximity to big-budget landmarks like Palais Garnier. If you’re a design nerd, and get a high off those Mod/mid-century vibes, this is totally and unabashedly right for you.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List

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4.5 Hotel Recamier Paris

Hôtel Recamier, Paris

New York Times

“Tucked behind the newly renovated St.-Sulpice church, the six-story Hôtel Recamier is quiet, chic and sophisticated. The interior designer Jean-Louis Deniot made each of the 24 rooms, ranging from small to spacious, unique. But they all share a soothing, neutral palette.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Paris.

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4.5 L'Hotel Paris

L’Hôtel, Paris

New York Times

“Built in 1827, L’Hotel is the last place that Oscar Wilde resided, and holds a special place in Parisians’ hearts. The discreet and historic five-star hotel has 20 glamorous rooms, including a nearly 600-square-foot penthouse with a terrace a restaurant bar and hammam pool in the basement.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Paris.

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4.5 Le Citizen Hotel Paris

Le Citizen Hotel, Paris

Lonely Planet

“This alluring 12-room boutique hotel on the banks of Canal St-Martin was the first to bring iPads, filtered water and a warm minimalist design to this once-edgy part of town.”

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4.4 Hotel Lutetia Paris

Hotel Lutetia, Paris

CN Traveler

“Determined to honor Lutetia’s glamour, architect Wilmotte cut the room count down to 184 and enlarged the 47 suites, adding Hermès silk throw pillows, Art Deco-style pieces by Poltrona Frau and Statuario marble in the bathrooms; the bigger rooms have balconies with views of the Eiffel Tower.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s Best New Hotels of 2019.

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4.4 Hotel National Arts et Metiers Paris

Hôtel National Des Arts et Métiers, Paris

CN Traveler

“A quiet location near a short list of historic sites and cool neighborhoods with thoughtful design, excellent drinks, and dramatically different common spaces make this the new Parisian go-to home base for nomadic creatives.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List

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4.3 Les Piaules Paris

Hostel Les Piaules, Paris

Telegraph

“Redefining hostel living with its striking industrial design, comfortable double rooms and chic wooden-decking rooftop terrace. Ground zero is a spacious, open-plan lounge bar – also reception – that buzzes with local life from the first café and croissant of the day until well into the wee hours.”

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4.3 Hotel Caron de Beaumarchais Paris

Hôtel Caron de Beaumarchais, Paris

Fodors

“For that traditional French feeling, book a room at this small, intimate, affordable, and totally romantic hotel, on a lively street in the historic and fashionable Marais.”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in Paris.

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4.3 Hotel OFF Seine Paris

Hotel OFF Seine, Paris

New York Times

“Moored next to the Cité de la Mode et du Design exhibition center (and night life haven), the streamlined and chic 58-room Off Paris Seine is a floating hotel with a popular bar-restaurant.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Paris on the Seine.

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4.2 Hotel Bienvenue Paris

Hôtel Bienvenue, Paris

CN Traveler

“Off a small side street in South Pigalle, this boutique hotel is a bit of a Paris unicorn: upscale design, heavy on charm in an ideal location, yet with visitor-friendly rates. In a city like Paris, finding a hotel this lovely, conveniently located, and at these rates is rare. Don’t miss it.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List

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4.2 Mama Shelter Paris

Hotel Mama Shelter, Paris

Fodors

“Mama Shelter has a fun and funky interior designed by Philippe Starck. Don’t expect an ounce of classical Parisian charm—the hotel is an experiment in quirky postmodern countercultural cool.”

Featured as Fodor’s Choice in Paris.

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4.2 Yooma Urban Lodge

Yooma Urban Lodge, Paris

New York Times

“The architect-designer Ora Ito and the artist Daniel Buren collaborated on the 106-room Yooma Urban Lodge, a colorful, retro-futuristic hotel that opened last year. In addition to a restaurant, bar and gym, the hotel provides many family-friendly bonuses, from six-person rooms to special baby washrooms and bottle warmers.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Paris on the Seine.

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4.1 Generator Hostel Paris

Generator Hostel, Paris

New York Times

“Its lobby bustling with international guests, Generator Paris offers an affordable mid-tier option for those seeking privacy off the beaten path, and bargain prices for students inseparable from their entourage.”

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Best hotels in San Diego

4.8 1906 Lodge San Diego

1906 Lodge, San Diego

Fodors

“This meticulously renovated boutique hotel built more than a century ago offers guests a quiet, romantic retreat replete with a daily gourmet breakfast.”

Featured as Fodor’s Choice in San Diego.

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4.7 Pendry San Diego

Hotel Pendry, San Diego

CN Traveler

“Geared toward the millennial traveler, this sophisticated, hip hotel is as notable for its comfortable beds and friendly staff as it is its dining and nightlife. This hotel promises style, service, and a central location.”

Featured in CN Traveler’s 2018 Hot List.

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4.6 Hotel Z San Diego

Hotel Z Staypineapple, San Diego

New York Times

“Hotel Z is a new addition to the Gaslamp Quarter, and has Keurig machines in every room, European-inspired dual duvets and bright yellow bikes that are free for guests.”

Shortlisted in New York Times’ 36 Hours in San Diego, California.

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4.6 Lafayette Hotel San Diego

Lafayette Hotel Swim Club & Bungalows, San Diego

New York Times

“Lafayette Hotel, a 70-year-old North Park landmark, was fully refurbished in 2012, leaving the retro tiles in the bathrooms and other fixtures intact. Try to get a room with a balcony overlooking the pool.”

Shortlisted in New York Times’ 36 Hours in San Diego, California.

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4.6 Lodge Torrey Pines San Diego

The Lodge at Torrey Pines, San Diego

Frommers

“This picturesque luxury resort on a coastal bluff north of La Jolla is a monument to the California Craftsman architectural tradition. Kilted doormen usher you through stained-glass doors into a magnificent lobby with vaulted ceilings, a grand fireplace, and rich wood accents.”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in San Diego.

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4.6 Tower 23 San Diego

Tower 23 Hotel, San Diego

CNN

“San Diego’s hippest beachfront boutique property guards lively Pacific Beach. Sleek rooms feature hardwood headboards, deep blue chaises and multicolored throws, all invoking the ocean just beyond your balcony.”

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4.5 US Grant Hotel San Diego

Hotel The US Grant, San Diego

Frommers

“Downtown San Diego’s grand dame, built in 1910 by the son of Ulysses S. Grant, has been rescued from near dilapidation many times over the centuries. The Grant is now as glorious as ever, with its grand sweeping lobby, glistening glass chandeliers, filigreed iron railings, and velvet couches.”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in San Diego.

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4.4 Grande Colonial San Diego

Hotel Grande Colonial La Jolla, San Diego

Frommers

“Though first-time visitors in La Jolla gravitate toward the more famous La Valencia, second-timers of pick this thoughtfully restored 1913 inn in a relatively quiet section of La Jolla’s main street. Each rooms is different.”

Featured as Frommer’s Exceptional Choice in San Diego.

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4.4 La Valencia San Diego

La Valencia Hotel, San Diego

Lonely Planet

“This 1926 pink-walled, Mediterranean-style landmark was designed by William Templeton Johnson. Among its 115 rooms, those in the main building are rather compact while the villas are spacious, but the property wins for its Old Hollywood romance.”

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4.1 Hotel La Jolla San Diego

Hilton Hotel La Jolla, San Diego

New York Times

“The whimsical, nature-inspired décor, warm, informal Southern California-style service and coastal views easily compensate for an architecturally unexciting exterior, while the poolside bar and penthouse restaurant justify a night in at Hotel La Jolla.”

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