As travel writers, we’re often asked: “What’s the best hotel you’ve stayed in?” These swanky villa resorts with private pools top our list.
Small Luxury Hotels of the World
One of the best Zihuatanejo hotels, La Casa Que Canta means “the house that sings.” Romance is at the heart of this boutique property in Mexico.
For Thai-style coddling in beachfront suites or private pool villas, you can’t beat Tongsai Bay on Koh Samui. A beautiful private beach! Their famous “fruit lady”!
With 50 sea-view rooms far from civilization, Diamonds Mequfi Beach Resort is an ambitious hotel in northern Mozambique that outshines all expectation.
After exploring many of Greece’s archaeological sites, chilling out at St. Nicolas Bay Resort, one of the best hotels in Crete, was the travel prescription we needed.