A Select View: Our Favourite Hotel Views from Around the World

There are of course a host of factors which can really make a holiday or a hotel stay. When we’re looking to book a hotel, the facilities, price, the star rating perhaps along with reviews of the level of service might play a part. But the thing that lasts a long time in the memory when we leave is so often the view. We’ve picked out some of our favourite from around the world to share, so sit back and enjoy the (pictures of) the views.

Loews San Francisco, USA

best hotel viewsThis was previously the famous Mandarin Oriental, bought out by Loews in 2015 as part of a large re-branding project. They certainly got their hands on some prime property in a great location. Importantly as well, it has a stunning view. With rooms looking out over the bay at San Francisco. Ideal for enjoying sunsets and for watching that iconic San Fran fog rolling in off the sea. The hotel consists of 158 rooms, 5000 square feet of meeting space and an 8000 square foot spa.

Hotel Salto Chico

best hotel viewsLocated in Patagonia, Chile at the base of South America is the Hotel Salto Chico. Patagonia is one of the least populated areas in the world and this hotel enjoy remarkable views over this tranquil but imposing landscape. Those seeking some isolation and tranquillity are in the right place in this peaceful location and the rooms enjoy exceptional views.

The Swan, Wells, Somerset England

best hotel viewsThis charming hotel is located in Wells, in Somerset in England. In a region that is well known for its honey coloured stone and gentle country scenery, the hotel enjoys quintessentially English views out over Wells Cathedral. The 49 metre tall tower and the typically coloured stone work makes Wells Cathedral one of the prettiest in the country and with construction on the Cathedral beginning back in the twelfth century, there’s plenty of history to soak up in the vicinity.

Hotel Dusquenne, Eiffel, Paris

best hotel viewsThe Hotel Dusquenne is located in Paris. Officially the most visited city by tourists in the world, with France being the most visited country. With this hotel boasting views of on the of the most iconic tourist landmarks in the world, its a superb option for those looking to stay in the city. It might be worth going to visit the Eiffel tower up close as well, we hear it’s quite big? The hotel is well located within the city, between the Eiffel Tower and Les Invalides.

Jade Mountain Resort, St Lucia

best hotel viewsSt Lucia is one of the most visited islands in the Caribbean, which is itself one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Not many who visit this gorgeous tropical island can enjoy it in such style and comfort as is afforded at the Jade Mountain Resort however. With views like this its the ideal spot to take in the stunning landscapes and tropical scenery which this island can offer. Soak up the sun in the pool or on the terrace and take in one of the world’s finest hotel views.-the infinity pool is one of the prime spots to sample the scenery. As well as natures spectacular offering, the Hotel itself is a sight to behold. With a very organic feeling design and a series of individual elevated bridges linking rooms and facilities together the hotel really makes the most of its location and vistas.

Rome Cavalieri Waldorf Atoria, Italy

best hotel viewsThe eternal city of Rome offers great views almost everywhere you look. The Cavalieri Waldorf Atoria in Rome enjoys some of the best within a widely stunning city. The city’s skyline and the Basilica of St Peter’s one of Rome’s many breathtaking landmarks is visible from several suites at the hotel, each stylishly furnished with a typical Italian feel, marble in the Bathroom and lots of natural light to go along with some really stand out views out over the city.