There's enough to worry about when traveling in a strange, new place, so many tourists these days eschew the large, non-descript hotels in favor of something a little more comfortable, intimate and welcoming. Enter the boutique hotel. Find more intimate stays than just our Top 10 Boutique Hotels Worldwide with our extended list of options. From the Big Apple to Jakarta, our list features the best places to find that temporary home away from home, with none of the hotels listed here offering more than 210 rooms.
A private villa built in 1939 overlooking the Adriatic Sea, this exceptional hotel enchants guests. On its walls you will...Read the full review.
Hotel Franklin Roosevelt
For those who want to experience Paris like a local, the Hotel Franklin Roosevelt is an ideal choice. This discreet family-run...Read the full review.
Kemang Icon by Alila
Combining contemporary modern designs with modern Art or historical artifacts, Kemang Icon by Alila pulls out all the...Read the full review.
This 30-suite sanctuary resides in central Bali near the artist community of Ubud, amid rice terraces...Read the full review.
Quinta da Bela Vista
Surrounded by the scenic landscape of Portugal's island of Madeira, this walled estate was lovingly transformed from an...Read the full review.
Central Business District
Dramatic, passionate and decadent are the terms that spring to mind when visiting The Scarlet Hotel. Housed in a 1924...Read the full review.
Part of the House of Berns, which dates back to 1863, this spectacular property keeps things fresh with house concerts in its intimate music...Read the full review.
Kensington House Hotel
A contemporary four-story townhouse hotel located just off the ritzy Kensington High Street in London's West End, this...Read the full review.
Built in 1939 and once an apartment building owned by Lillian Gish, this stylish property is situated on a quiet street...Read the full review.
This newly opened boutique property is housed in an Italian-inspired villa set on 150 acres in the rural reaches of the lower...Read the full review.
New York City
Gramercy Park Hotel
A New York fixture since 1924, the Gramercy Park Hotel underwent a major renovation in 2006 courtesy of hotelier...Read the full review.
New York City
The Nolitan Hotel
Chances are, if a New York neighborhood gets its own acronym, it's bound to be trendy. Joining Soho and Tribeca...Read the full review.