(Last Updated On: 19. Feb 2018)

Choosing a good accommodation for the holiday is crucial for a good experience. Luxury hotels are a bit costly, but can offer a better service, location and make a huge difference in the end. If you are looking for something more unique and unusual, this article is for you. We will look at some of the most unique luxury hotels for any budget and taste, so next time you book a holiday you will have a few ideas where to start from. Welcome to the 15 unique luxury hotels for an unforgettable holiday adventure!


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Casa Pueblo luxury hotels in Punta Ballena, Uruguay

Designed by the renowned local artist Paez Vilaro, this hotel is a great choice for travelers interested in ambience, sandy beaches and nature. The hotel is located 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) from Punta del Este. Originally it was a summer house and workshop of the artist. The construction took 36 years to complete and was aimed at reflecting typical architecture of Santorini in Greece as well as Hornero’s nest (typical bird of Uruguay).

luxury hotels Casa Pueblo in Punta Ballena, Uruguay

Montaña Mágica Lodge in Chile

This amazing hotel has a shape of volcano and pews spa waters. It is accessible only by foot via the swinging rope bridge. Lucky guests might spot world’s smallest deer – pudu. Staying here is almost like being in a fairy tale. Great pick for luxury hotels lovers!

luxury hotels Montaña Mágica Lodge


Poseidon Undersea Resorts, Fiji

Beautiful underwater hotel will be among the best travel experiences when finished. Over 150000 reservation requests have been submitted so far and therefore the hotel is looking for opportunities to open another resort in the future. However, it’s not on the cheaper side – price for 6 nights starts from $30000 per room.

Poseidon Undersea Resorts

Hotel Marques de Riscal – Spain

Hotel is an architectural masterpiece by Frank Geahry. It is located in the wine country, very close to historic town of Elciego. Most of the rooms feature views of the valley. Hotel offers tours to nearby vineyards as well as Vivanco Museum, Europe’s largest wine museum.

Hotel Marques de Riscal - Spain

Hayward’s Safari Luxury Tents

Totally unique way to spend the night in an unexplored southern African safari territory. These 5 star tents offer luxury and comfort and are expedition styled in nature. Outdoor activities, such as safaris and hikes as well as visits to local tribes are available from the camp.

Hayward's Safari Luxury Tents

Ascher Cliff, Switzerland

Hotel is open from May through November and can only be reached via cable car. Once you are up, you still need to take a 15 minute hike. However, if you are afraid of heights, it’s probably not for you. The views are stunning and there is plenty of opportunities for nature walks.

Ascher Cliff, SwitzerlandCapsule Hotel in Japan

Not for claustrophobic travelers, but still an excellent choice if you are traveling on a budget.  For around 30$ you get your own little space, clean sheets and hot shower in the morning. However, sound isolation is not great as well as the airflow.

Capsule Hotel in Japan
Jumbo Stay, Stockholm Arlanda Airport, Sweden

Spend the night on board a real airplane! Jumbo stay offers various room categories – from 4 bed dormitories to luxury suite in the cockpit area. Some rooms have private bathrooms. Unforgettable experience for airplane lovers!

Jumbo Stay, Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Hotel Kakslauttanen, Finland

The area is packed with activities, however, among the best ones is enjoying the Northern Lights. There’s no better way to do that than laying back in your glass igloo and watching the skies.  Moreover, these comfortable little igloos are heated and have best facilities of a normal hotel room.

Hotel Kakslauttanen, Finland

Giraffe Manor in Kenya

Enjoying this 5 star property may be possible if you book tailor-made safari with The Safari Collection. Moreover, be prepared to share your breakfast with a curious wild animal poking his neck through the window?

Giraffe Manor in Kenya

Le Ta’ha – French Polynesia

Idyllic and very authentic experience living on the water. As a matter of fact, the island can be reached by boat or helicopter. The resort was built to reflect the environment and sustain the beauty of the islands. People come here to relax, enjoy the unique beauty of the islands and experience world class service.

Le Ta'ha - French Polynesia

Havenkraan van Harlingen – Netherlands

Spend the night on a real crane! The view is spectacular, plus you can rotate the cabin and change view of the room! All that combined with modern, high tech equipment of the room creates a perfect example of how to get a truly unforgettable overnight experience.

Havenkraan van Harlingen - Netherlands

Cave Hotels Capadoccia  – Turkey

After you’ve seen it all – hot air balloons, Turkish bath hamam and all the wonders Turkish region of Capadiccia has to offer, it’s time to relax and get a fantastic sleep in on of the most unusual hotels on this Planet -in a cave hotel! Craved into the stone, this unique hotel reminds of a hornet nest with tiny holes serving as private, cozy rooms.

Cave Hotels Capadoccia  - Turkey

Dog Bark Park Inn (Cottonwood, Idaho)

Created by artist couple, this unusual hotel is a masterpiece of it’s own. As a matter of fact, owners describe it – it’s a B&B inside world’s biggest beagle! The guesthouse is filled with wood cravings and dog themed decoration. Unsurprisingly, pets are welcome here, too.

Dog Bark Park Inn (Cottonwood, Idaho)

Propeller Island City Lodge – Germany

Going to Berlin and looking for something special? This is a place for you! Each room is a work of art and therefore has no shortage of cool designs and ideas to blow your imagination!

Propeller Island City Lodge - Germany

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