We understand that no one aims to come in second place; there is no recognition for mediocrity. We at Five Star Alliance understand better than anyone the importance of offering the most luxurious resorts in the world, so we notice what’s going on in the industry, and it matters to us, because it matters to you. We work hard to offer you the best in the industry, and we’d like to welcome you to our second blog series where we feature the best and most luxurious resorts in the world. But don’t take our word for it. These resorts have been recognized as the best in the business and have made the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2012.
The Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2012 is the eighth of their annual lists, and the hotels chosen by their team of editors and experts are the best for service, food, location, rooms, leisure facilities, ambiance and design.
The Henry Jones Art Hotel in Tasmania, Australia is featured on the Gold List 2012: Best for ambiance and design. This luxury hotel is the first and only dedicated art hotel in Australia. It presents an atmosphere that allows guests to enjoy art in a unique manner. The public areas in the hotel have 300 paintings and sculptures, many of which are for sale. There are beautiful works of art in every guest room, exposing guests to sophisticated art all the while providing them with a luxurious experience.
The Henry Jones is Australia's first and only dedicated art hotel. The Henry Jones presents an environment where people can appreciate and enjoy art in a whole new way. The Henry Jones Hotel has raised the bar to new heights on... more >>
Cradle Mountain, Australia
Cradle Mountain Lodge is an iconic, unique wilderness experience and is the closest you can be to the entrance of Tasmania's spectacular World Heritage-listed Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park. Just 2 hours drive... more >>
New Norfolk, Australia
With lovely views of the Derwent River, and lush gardens, Woodbridge on the Derwent offers luxurious five star accommodation in a convict built, beautifully restored 1825 Georgian river-front Mansion. Just a 30 minute drive from... more >>
Freycinet National Park, Australia
Saffire connects with its environment to generate an authentic, enriching, rejuvenating and uplifting experience. Distinct in its design, exclusive in its features and set apart by its approach to tailored, one-on-one experiences... more >>