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Auberge Saint-Antoine | Quebec City, PQ, Canada See Hotel Details

Situated in the heart of Québec City, Auberge Saint-Antoine is as an award-winning contemporary boutique hotel, and member of Relais & Châteaux. Renowned for its warm, Quebecois hospitality, the property is consistently named one of the top hotels in Canada. Built on a major archaeological site that was once home to wharves, cannon...


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All guests making reservations with Five Star Alliance for the "Best Available Rate" or "5 Star Signature" rate will receive complimentary full breakfast for 2 daily in Chez Muffy Restaurant, a 100 CAD food and beverage credit (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full), and a welcome amenity. Also, based on availability at check-in/departure: a room upgrade, early check-in, and late check-out.
Banyan Tree Mayakoba | Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico See Hotel Details

A harmonious blend of nature and luxury, Banyan Tree Mayakoba takes the Caribbean lifestyle to new heights on Mexico's famous Riviera Maya coast. Opened in March 2009 to award-winning acclaim, welcome to your preferred new private pool villa escape. Situated within the private gated integrated resort development of Mayakoba,...


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Guests making reservations through Five Star Alliance receive full breakfast daily at Oriente Restaurant, a $100 food and beverage credit per villa, per stay; preferential green fees at El Camaleon, a PGA Championship Golf Course; and wireless high speed internet access. Also, subject to availability at the time of check-in/departure, an upgrade, early check-in, and late check-out.


Hotel Castello di Casole, now part of Belmond Hotels, offers 41 luxurious hotel suites in a range of styles and sizes to accommodate visitors in grand style. From studio suites in the main villa area to apartment-style olive grove suites a short walk away, these enticing spaces have been painstakingly restored using original materials...



High in the Andes, more than 3000 metres above sea level, lies Belmond Hotel Monasterio, in the heart of the historic city of Cusco, famous for its unique blend of Spanish and Inca cultures. Built as a monastery in 1592, Belmond Hotel Monasterio retains the charm and ambience that has existed for centuries whilst boasting...


Belmond Maroma Resort and Spa | Riviera Maya, Quintana Roo, Mexico See Hotel Details

Nestled amongst coconut palms, Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa is a luxury boutique retreat on Mexico's Riviera Maya. Beyond the gates, the resort is set amidst 200 acres of jungle foliage directly along Maroma Beach with powder-fine beaches, Caribbean blue waters, and traditional dwellings. Guests are accommodated in local-style...


Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel | Cape Town, South Africa See Hotel Details

The Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel is the most iconic luxury hotel in Cape Town situated within a sprawling lush garden estate in the heart of the city’s vibrant cultural centre and close to the bustling V&A Waterfront and some of Cape Town’s best beaches. The hotel is an urban sanctuary with a romantic heritage, a unique...


Cheval Blanc St-Barth Isle de France | Flamands Bay, Saint Barthelemy See Hotel Details

Set on the Flamands Bay, one of the island's finest, Cheval Blanc St-Barth Isle de France is home to 40 beautifully appointed rooms, suites, and villas with panoramic sea views or hidden in lush gardens. The Maison offers locally inspired French cuisine by Chef Yann Vinsot at La Case de l'Isle restaurant overlooking the pool and...


Fairmont Empress | Victoria, BC, Canada See Hotel Details

Rising regally on the banks of Victoria's spectacular Inner Harbor, The Fairmont Empress showcases the spirit and energy of Vancouver Island in grand style. Lovingly restored to her turn-of-the-century beauty, The Fairmont Empress captures the grandeur and elegance of a bygone era, while her facilities and services meet the needs...


Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac | Quebec City, PQ, Canada See Hotel Details

The legend continues at Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, Quebec City's most celebrated address. Ideally located inside the city walls of Old Québec, designated a UNESCO World Heritage site, this landmark hotel has recently completed a multimillion dollar restoration project. Discover a unique, heritage, urban with ultimate comfort...


Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club | Mount Kenya, Nanyuki, Kenya See Hotel Details

With magnificent views of majestic Mount Kenya, the Fairmont Safari Club's 115 luxuriously appointed guest rooms, set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens, offer a unique blend of comfort, relaxation and adventure. Originally the retreat of movie star and Club founder, William Holden, the Club's illustrious former members have...


Fairmont Pacific Rim | Vancouver, BC, Canada See Hotel Details

An oasis tucked at the ocean's edge, Fairmont Pacific Rim offers unobstructed views of the mountains, Stanley Park and Coal Harbour. The 377-room luxury hotel features lavish appointments, naturally inspired materials, comfortable furnishings and state-of-the-art technology. Looking to relax? Enjoy the Willow Stream spa with outdoor...


Fairmont Vancouver Airport | Richmond, BC, Canada See Hotel Details

Amid spectacular mountain and ocean scenery, Vancouver has emerged as the center of international commerce: the jewel of the Pacific Rim. In these surroundings, The Fairmont Vancouver Airport leads the way to a new level of luxurious and sophisticated accommodations, in addition to state-of-the-art meeting facilities, a luxuriously...


Fairmont Waterfront | Vancouver, BC, Canada See Hotel Details

Surrounded by the coastal mountains and blessed with a spectacular harbor, lush city parks and undeniable charm, The Fairmont Waterfront has a stunning view wherever there's a window. With state-of-the-art conference facilities, every detail will be taken care of to make sure you can get down to business. At the end of a busy day,...


Farmhouse Inn | Forestville, CA, United States See Hotel Details

Spend your romantic California wine country vacation at Farmhouse Inn and enjoy all the warmth and hospitality of a family owned bed and breakfast inn coupled with all of the services and amenities of a Preferred Boutique Hotel. Located in Forestville, California (just 1 1/2 hours north of San Francisco) – the hub of the Russian...


Grace Bay Club | Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands See Hotel Details

Grace Bay Club is a renowned Turks & Caicos resort where handmade Caribbean experiences are realized. Our oceanfront property immerses you in the art of living. Grace Bay Club is a timeless destination that blends exclusivity and privacy. Here, understated luxury and attentive, individualized service inspire relaxation and rejuvenation. Grace...


Grand Velas Riviera Maya | Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico See Hotel Details

The luxurious Grand Velas Riviera Maya is the newest resort to distinguish Riviera Maya as a premier vacation destination. Opened in 2008, the luxurious, all-Inclusive luxury resort hugs the pristine white sand shores of Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Elegant accommodations, gourmet culinary tour dining experience, a deluxe spa, personalized...


Five Star Alliance Perk:
All guests making reservations through Five Star Alliance receive private one way transfer from the airport to the hotel (arranged prior to arrival); a welcome bottle of tequila; $50 USD spa credit, per adult, per day (applicable to massages, facials and body wrap treatments with a duration of 50 minutes or more); and welcome note. Also, subject to availability at the time of check-in/departure: a room category upgrade, early check-in late, and check-out.
Hotel Le Bristol Paris | Paris, France See Hotel Details

Renowned for its exemplary service, Le Bristol is ideally located on the rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré, famous for its fashion boutiques and art galleries, steps away from the Presidential House and the Champs-Elysées. Le Bristol's 190 bright and spacious rooms and suites, exquisite Cafe Antonia and Epicure gourmet restaurant rated...



Welcome to Casitas. Pueblo roofs of terra cotta tile, crafted by local artisans, peek from lush gardens, artfully landscaped for serenity and solitude. Every hotel casita offers a privileged space for retreat and repose at the foot of Machu Picchu, with: Thick alpaca blankets & handmade wool coverlets, Crackling fireplaces, Comfortable...


Kauri Cliffs | Northland, New Zealand See Hotel Details

Set on 6,000 acres near Matauri Bay, Northland, The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs affords spectacular 180-degree views of the Pacific Ocean. Cape Brett and the offshore Cavalli Islands are part of the panorama which can be viewed from the verandas, lounge, card and dining rooms. The main lodge, which overlooks the golf course and the...


Mandarin Oriental Bangkok | Bangkok, Thailand See Hotel Details

The Mandarin Oriental Bangkok offers contemporary luxury throughout all its 393 rooms and suites, with views over the Chao Phraya River or gardens; ten restaurants, many with terraces by the river; and The Oriental Spa, voted among the "best in the world." For over 130 years, visiting royalty, dignitaries, artists and distinguished...


Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas | Las Vegas, NV, United States See Hotel Details

Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas is an exceptional luxury 47-story hotel, located at the center of the energized Strip and the forefront of CityCenter, a revolution in sustainable design. The 23rd floor sky lobby soars above the city's brilliance, offering guests a non-gaming oasis of oriental calm. All 392 guest rooms and suites...


Montage Palmetto Bluff | Bluffton, SC, United States See Hotel Details

Providing a classic Southern setting, Montage Palmetto Bluff is a luxury resort set within a maritime forest between Hilton Head, South Carolina, and Savannah, Georgia. From exploring the architecture via bicycle to experiencing an oyster roast along the water’s edge, there is a variety of activities for guests. The Montage...


Park Hyatt Buenos Aires | Buenos Aires, Argentina See Hotel Details

Located on the famous Avenida Alvear, the hotel Palacio Duhau - Park Hyatt Buenos Aires is situated in the city's most exclusive and fashionable residential and shopping district in downtown Buenos Aires, Argentina. Visit the impressive hotel art gallery to view works by artists from Argentina and Latin America. Rejuvenate at Ahin...


Ritz Paris | Paris, France See Hotel Details

Reborn in 2016, The Ritz Paris offers grand décor and intimate salons in an elegantly restored setting with 71 suites, including 15 historic one-of-a-kind prestige suites, and 71 rooms. The luxury hotel offers a one-of-a-kind experience in the City of Light. The hotel's sumptuous apartments and suites feature elegant interiors...


Saxon Boutique Hotel and Spa | Johannesburg, South Africa See Hotel Details

The Saxon redefines the ultimate in luxurious African elegance. From the moment you arrive at this magnificent home away from home within its breathtakingly landscaped garden setting, you are enveloped in a world that belies its close proximity to Sandton, Johannesburg’s prestigious business hub. Here time ceases to be...


Shangri-la Hotel Vancouver | Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada See Hotel Details

Gracious, unobtrusive and thoughtful service, carefully attuned to the needs of each guest, is the hallmark of Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver. Legendary hospitality is complemented by signature facilities, including CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La, a dramatic Lobby Lounge, four distinct dining experiences, with services incorporating state-of-the-art...


Singita Boulders Lodge | Mpumalanga, South Africa See Hotel Details

Singita Boulders Lodge is set along the banks of the Sand River in Singita’s privately owned reserve within the Sabi Sand Reserve. The lodge is a celebration of the tranquillity, space, and light which flows throughout this incredibly vast area. Inspired by the geometry of the boulders on which it rests, Boulders Lodge is an inviting...


Singita Ebony Lodge | Mpumalanga, South Africa See Hotel Details

As the original Singita lodge, Ebony stands steadfast amongst enormous trees on the banks of the Sand River in the heart of South Africa's 'big cat country.' A blend of European heritage and African boldness welcomes visitors with the down-to-earth warmth of a much-loved family home. Spacious interiors are styled with a varied mix...


Sofitel Legend Santa Clara | Cartagena, Bolivar, Columbia See Hotel Details

Originally built as a monastery in 1621, the Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Hotel is a reference point in the heart of Cartagena de Indias, where its walls, which acted as a shield in ancient times, combine with colonial balconies and republican structures to evoke the splendor of days gone by. In recognition of its great cultural and...


Southern Ocean Lodge | Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia See Hotel Details

Southern Ocean Lodge is Australia’s first true luxury lodge, offering a unique and exclusive travel experience on Kangaroo Island in South Australia. Floating atop a secluded cliff on a rugged stretch of coast, the lodge commands peerless views of the wild Southern Ocean and pristine Kangaroo Island wilderness. Sensitive, intimate...


The Langham Chicago | Chicago, IL, United States See Hotel Details

Langham Hospitality Group is bringing its iconic brand of European hospitality to Chicago in 2013 following a strategic investment in one of the city's most famous downtown riverfront landmarks – the Mies van der Rohe building. The Langham, Chicago with 316-rooms will continue a trend by the group to own or manage properties...


The Oberoi Udaivilas | Udaipur, India See Hotel Details

The Oberoi Udaivilas is a luxury resort located on Udaipur's legendary Lake Pichola, overlooking island palaces and the Udaipur City Palace. Set amidst 30 acres of landscaped gardens, fountains , and pavilions, Udaivilas is reachable by land and boat. Featuring the Aravali Hills as a backdrop, the property is built like a Rajasthani...


The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto | Toronto, ON, Canada See Hotel Details

As you journey across vibrant Wellington Street, past the neighboring performing arts centers, sports arenas, and entertainment and financial districts, the sleek, glass façade of The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto warmly glows in the distance, imparting the first clue that something special lies inside this luxury hotel in downtown Toronto....


The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort | Punta de Mita, Nayarit, Mexico See Hotel Details

Sequestered on 22 lush acres on a tranquil isthmus with spectacular Pacific Ocean views, The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort embraces guests with all the luxuries of a private, intimate hideaway where art and nature beautifully entwine. Give in to the seduction of pampering treatments in the luxe Remede Spa, play on two Jack Nicklaus...


Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa | Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa See Hotel Details

The award-winning Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa is situated on Cape Town’s – if not the world’s most scenic route. Flanked by the Twelve Apostles mountain range and majestic Table Mountain National Park, a World Heritage Site which recently gained New7Wonders of Nature status, it is poised above the Atlantic Ocean and guided...


Five Star Alliance Perk:
All guests that make a reservation with Five Star Alliance receive full breakfast for each guest daily; a two course lunch per person, once during the stay; and one afternoon tea per person, once during the stay. Guests booking a suite and staying a minimum of three nights also receive two complimentary spa treatments. Also, subject to availability at the time of check in/departure, an upgrade, early check-in, and late check-out.

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