The original hotel can be painted any journey in bright colors. We offer you to learn about 20 unique places across the world that will surprise even the most experienced traveler: from ice hotels in Sweden to “giraffe Manor” in Kenya.
1. Manta Resort, Tanzania
Imagine a morning in a hotel room: stretching, you come to the window, pushing the curtains and… find glass shoal of curious fish! This does not only care sheltered accommodation is located not far from the island of Pemba in the open sea. And part of his apartment is under water!
2. Giraffe manor, Kenya
In “giraffe Manor”, located in the suburbs of Nairobi, graceful long-necked animals bred under the programme for the protection of nature, can easily join the Breakfast guests. Continue reading
The Fairmont Banff Springs is probably familiar to anyone who has visited the town of Banff. External architectural beauty and grandeur of the hotel, complemented by exquisite interiors.
Interestingly, however respectable age (1888 R.) this stately beauty has the mystical plume.
This is one of those hotels-castles, in which at night you can hear footsteps in the hallway or snicker behind the wall. To feel a strange movement of air from which get goosebumps or catch the corner of my eye a movement entering the room or passing by mirrors. Sometimes it seems that after you someone is watching, and sometimes understand that it is not just a feeling.
A few ghosts settled there on a permanent basis.
The old porter Sam
Sam McAuley, an immigrant from Scotland, who for more than 40 years worked in a hotel as a porter. Continue reading
Chic at home
“Now the difference between the Four Seasons, Ritz Carlton, Best Western and Hilton, on the one hand, and boutique hotels, on the other, is primarily in the size and degree of individuality,” says architect Eric van Egeraat. The operators of the top ten global hotel chains prefer new buildings. “Boutiques”, however, fit perfectly into existing buildings, often unusual. It can be monasteries, secluded huts, museums, trains, or winery. These hotels offer guests houses in the trees, as in Brazil, or tents in the desert, both in Australia and cites examples of Anatoliy Kondratenko, development Director in Russia and CIS Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide.
“In chain hotels all the standards, all the rooms are similar everywhere one and the same unobtrusive beige gamma. Waking up, you immediately realize where you are: in Rome, Paris or London. Boutique hotel a very different look and feel due to the service, design and something elusive,” says Skorbenko. Implemented the design sometimes looks like a deliberately, somewhat grotesquely. And all in order to make a lasting impression on guests, complements Anna Isayeva, development Director at Traveller Made. Continue reading