Homes away from Home
favourite hotels past and future
Villa Bali Asri (No. 8), Seminyak
PETIT ERMITAGE (West Hollywood, California, USA) Guests of top Angeleno hotels are no strangers to nice pools, but the saltwater one here, surrounded by private cabanas and gardens, is an unrivaled oasis. Combined with the signature "Catcher in the Rye" cocktail, an old-fashioned with a twist, it's an instant Hollywood classic.
Petit Ermitage, West Hollywood
The Fullerton Bay, Singapore
Hotel Continentale, Florence
The Boundary Rooftop, London
CONSERVATORIUM Amsterdam, Netherlands Amsterdam’s historic music conservatory retains its classic façade, but inside it’s been totally re-imagined, put to new use as the ultra-modern Conservatorium Hotel. As described by Tablet Hotels top 10 Modern Marvels. http://www.tablethotels.com/en/best-hotels-modern-marvels-2012
The Conservatorium, Amsterdam
Ponta Dos Ganchos Resort - Santa Catarina, Brazil If a torch-lit dinner on Ponta dos Ganchos' private island isn't enough to impress your date, book one of the higher-end bungalows with its own plunge pool and, more to the point, its own wine cellar. What happens after that is between you two and the jacuzzi on your isolated terrace.
Ponta dos Ganchos, Brazil
Mosquito Beach, Playa del Carmen