10 best hotels in the world (2017)

Every year, Travel+Leisure asks readers to vote for the best hotel in the world. Voting is based on the following criteria: comfort, location, services and overall rating. Based on this, they then compile a ranking of the best hotels in the world. And this year's list may give you a serious case of 'travel fever'. Here are the 10 best hotels in the world right now.

The 10 best hotels in the world (2017):

10. Roosewood Cordevalle, California, USA

The hotel is known above all for its excellent gourmet offer. With seasonal menus consisting of ingredients from local growers and vegetables and herbs from their own garden, they promise "an extraordinary gastronomic experience that creates an authentic connection with the surroundings".

9. The Inn at Willow Grove, Virginia, USA

The historic hotel, whose roots date back to 1778, is not only one of the best in the world, it is also the third best hotel in the United States and the best hotel in the southern United States. It boasts Southern charm, and every stay includes a personal butler service.

8. Cavas Wine Lodge, Mendoza, Argentina

An 18-room boutique hotel is located in Mendoza, Argentina, surrounded by more than 22 hectares of vineyards. Undoubtedly a paradise for all wine lovers.

7. Triple Creek Ranch, Montana, USA

The ranch is located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains in the USA. Rustic elegance, gourmet cuisine, excellent wines and a warm and cozy five-star resort in the middle of forests and mountains.

6. Tswalu Kalahari, South Africa

Do you love nature? What better place to experience the wilderness than in a South African private game reserve where you can literally sleep outdoors in the savannah.

5. Gibb's Farm, Tanzania

Located in northern Tanzania on a historic coffee plantation, Gibb's Farm offers a pleasant holiday experience. Cute houses with their own veranda and fireplace invite you. Romance squared.

4. Kauri Cliffs, Matauri Bay, New Zealand

Kauri Cliffs is a luxury resort on the edge of the Totara Forest overlooking the Pacific Ocean. It is characterized by homeliness, large open spaces and beautiful fireplaces.

3. Bush Creek Ranch, Wyoming, USA

It is also one of the most premium resorts in the United States, a luxurious ranch of more than 12 thousand hectares. It boasts beautiful hills, green valleys, lush forests and majestic rock formations that create an environment to escape to.

2. The Brando, Tetiaroa, French Polynesia

When Marlon Brando was filming Mutiny on the Bounty (1962) in 1962, he fell in love with the island of Tetiaroa in French Polynesia. So he did what anyone would do - he bought the island and turned it into the second best hotel in the world with 35 private villas, each with its own pool and private beach.

1. Nihi Sumba Island, Sumba, Indonesia

Once Nihiwatu, now Nihi Sumba, is the most luxurious hotel, the best in the world. There are only 33 villas on the island on 227 hectares. So intimacy is not a question.

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