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The World's Best New Hotels for 2011
April 21, 2011By: Mary Winston Nicklin

Banyan Tree Cabo Marques, Acapulco

It's that time of year again. Conde Nast Traveler recently published their 2011 Hot List of the best new hotels in the world. The venerable rag describes this year's Hot List as "an eclectic group- from tree houses to farmhouses" in some 43 countries on six continents. What unites them? "A common standard in their artful blend of high style and a strong sense of place." We've selected a few of our favorites below. To gawk over the full list (and some splendid photography), check out the magazine's website.

North America: Thompson Toronto, Banyan Tree Cabo Marques, Rosewood San Miguel de Allende, Andaz Fifth Avenue, The Chatwal, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, The James New York City, The Redbury, Waikiki Edition...

Europe: Sofitel Vienna Stephansdom, Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane, The Savoy, Le Burgundy, Le Royal Monceau, Radisson Royal Hotel Moscow...

Asia: Fairmont Peace Hotel Shanghai, St. Regis Lhasa Resort, Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund, Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore, W Retreat Koh Samui...