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Daily Dream – Bloomfield Lodge

Monday, July 18th, 2011

Bloomfield Lodge

Great Barrier Reef, Australia

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Daily Dream – Taj Holiday Village

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Taj Holiday Village

Goa, India

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Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in the Canary Islands

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

Below is the Drake & Cavendish Top 10 luxury hotels in the Canary Islands. (Updated 14 July 2011)

Drake & Cavendish show full contact details for all of the luxury hotels in the Canary Islands that we feature. Contact any of the luxury hotels in the Canary Islands for their best prices and special offers.

In addition to the top 10 best hotels in  the Canary Islands that we’ve featured below, you can also see a complete list of the luxury hotels in  the Canary Islands at this link: http://www.drakeandcavendish.com/luxury-hotels/europe/spain-espana/canary-islands/

1

Hotel Las Madrigueras

Tenerife, Canary Islands

Every once in a while you discover a golf hotel that stands out from the crowd. From beautiful surroundings, consummate customer care and excellent cuisine to first class golf facilities, the owners of Hotel Las Madrigueras provide their discerning guests with luxury and quality in every little detail.

94% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel

2

Sir Anthony Hotel

Tenerife, Canary Islands

The recently renovated Sir Anthony Hotel is an oasis of tranquillity for all the senses. It combines nature, luxury and elegance, offering guests preferential treatment in exclusive surroundings. With customised service and preferential treatment, the Sir Anthony Tenerife Hotel merges the essence and charm of staying in an exclusive hotel with the delight of being in an incomparable environment.

92% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel

3

San Roque

Tenerife, Canary Islands

In the San Roque Hotel life slows to a different pace – where time can be forgotten and where guests can relax and quickly feel at home. Care has been taken to provide the right atmosphere for restfulness and peace. Spaces have been created for relaxation – the pool is carved from volcanic lava and there is a rooftop solarium. There are pleasant areas to talk, read, meditate or simply absorb both the history and art.

91% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel


4

Hotel Botanico And The Oriental Spa Garden

Tenerife, Canary Islands

Classical in style, there is a timeless grace throughout the hotel which offers a variety of luxury accommodation combined with high-class restaurants and leisure facilities, including the award-winning Oriental Spa Garden for total relaxation.

91% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel


5

Gran Atlantis Bahia Real G.L Hotel

Fuerteventura, Canary Islands

The arabesque neo mudejar style and colonial influences have joined to inspire the architecture of the Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía Real. Warm tones and exuberant vegetation abound in a complex where local culture elements have been sensitively incorporated into the most modern facilities. Designed in order to be adaptable to the individual needs of its clients, the Gran Hotel Atlantis Bahía Real offers an ample leisure package and a wide range of services to guarantee your comfort and pleasure.

90% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel


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Hotel Jardines de Nivaria

Tenerife, Canary Islands

Jardines de Nivaria is considered one of the most luxurious hotels in the South of Tenerife and has won several international awards throughout the years for its excellent service and its concern for the environment. In Jardines de Nivaria, Jardines stands for the precious and lush gardens which surround the pool area, while Nivaria is the name that ancient geographers gave to Tenerife.

90% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel

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Gran Hotel Bahia Del Duque Resort

Tenerife, Canary Islands

The Gran Hotel Bahía del Duque Resort & Spa is a luxury residential complex that takes its inspiration from Canary Island culture and reflects colonial style influences in its architecture and the use of typical dress as the uniform for the staff. The Resorts unique Architecture creates numerous very personally designed spaces and rooms. The 356 rooms of the Bahia, of which 46 are Suites, are surrounded by exuberant gardens, which in its setting form an own kind of balcony, over viewing the magnificent Playa del Duque Beach.

89% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel


8

Sheraton La Caleta Resort & Spa Tenerife

Tenerife, Canary Islands

The Sheraton La Caleta Resort & Spa, a new standard in 5 Star holiday destinations in Europe, is located in one of the most beautiful landscapes of the Canary Islands. Come and experience the cozy comfort of the Sheraton Sweet Sleeper(SM) Bed – you’ll find it in all 284 of our guest rooms and suites. The resort has three outdoor swimming pools, mini golf and a beautiful subtropical garden.

88% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel

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Iberostar Hotel Anthelia

Tenerife, Canary Islands

Iberostar Anthelia, is situated right in front of the sea between the exceptional beaches of “Fañabé” and “El Duque” in the exclusive enclave of Costa Adeje, Tenerife Sur. This ideal location gives it some magnificent views of the sea and of La Gomera. There are 365 rooms throughout five independent buildings with a maximum of five stories.

88% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel


10

Abama Golf & Spa Resort

Tenerife, Canary Islands

Abama Golf & Spa Resort is a 160 hectare ‘finca’ (private estate) tucked away in Guía de Isora, a tranquil and little known area of the island of Tenerife. The hotel’s 476 guest rooms and suites are divided between the Complex, the Villas and exclusive Club Rooms and Suites, most of which enjoy magnificent views over the Atlantic.

79% of TripAdvisor reviews recommend this hotel

Daily Dream – Calistoga Ranch

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

Calistoga Ranch

Napa, California, USA

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Top 5 Best Luxury Hotels in the Lake District

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

Below is the Drake & Cavendish Top 5 luxury hotels in the Lake District. (Updated 13 July 2011)

Drake & Cavendish show full contact details for all of the luxury hotels in the Lake District that we feature. Contact any of the luxury hotels in the Lake District for their best prices and special offers.

In addition to the top 5 best hotels in the Lake District that we’ve featured below, you can also see a complete list of the luxury hotels in the Lake District at this link: http://www.drakeandcavendish.com/luxury-hotels/europe/united-kingdom/england-en/lake-district/

1

Gilpin Lodge Hotel

Lake District, England, United Kingdom

Guests are often wonderfully surprised when they first enter Gilpin Lodge. The original Georgian  country house, built in 1901 but extensively refurbished in 2009, has retained it’s historic charm, heavily influenced by the Arts and crafts movement,  but with modern touches of interior design. Blending of the old and new gives a timeless balance, and every room is different, including our four dining rooms, which provokes interest, and the sense of a journey.

94% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel

2

Linthwaite House

Lake District, England, United Kingdom

Linthwaite Country House Hotel, one of the finest luxury Lake District Hotels, is located in the heart of England’s beautiful Lake District, with a sublime hilltop setting overlooking Lake Windermere and the surrounding Lakeland fells. A haven for those with distinctive tastes, who appreciate some of the finer things in life, and who enjoy being looked after in a manner that is professional without being pretentious.

91% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel


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Lakeside Hotel

Lake District, England, United Kingdom

From the moment you arrive this luxurious hideaway in the heart of the English Lake District it feels like home. With restful bedrooms, delicious fine dining inspired by fresh local produce and indulgent treatments in the luxury spa and pool, Lakeside is the perfect place to escape. A seamless blend of country-house character and contemporary luxury will make you feel completely at home – whether taking tea in the conservatory, relaxing in the pool or enjoying a glass of Champagne on the lake terrace.

90% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel


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Holbeck Ghyll Country House Hotel

Lake District, England, United Kingdom

Holbeck Ghyll Country House Hotel is one of the Lake District’s finest luxury hotels, boasting breathtaking views over Lake Windermere, the fells and mountains beyond. The hotel insist on the highest levels of comfort and service to ensure that your stay in the Lake District is as enjoyable as it is memorable. Thier Michelin Star Restaurant is recognised as one of the best in the country, ranked 23rd in the UK Good Food Guide, and the Health Spa gives you an opportunity to pamper yourself with one of the many treatments available.

88% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel

5

The Samling

Lake District, England, United Kingdom

A few hundred feet above one of the most beautiful lakes in Britain beckons a small gem of a hotel. It’s called The Samling. Set in its own sixty-seven acre estate, it’s like no other place you’ve stayed. This is a luxury hotel in the country and, emphatically, not a country house hotel. Instead, you’ll discover deep comfort, the fruits of a thoughtful kitchen and service so good you hardly notice it. Food here is light, full of good ideas and loved unreservedly by our guests.

77% of TripAdvisor reviewers recommend this hotel


Daily Dream – Iguazu Grand Hotel Resort And Casino

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

Iguazu Grand Hotel Resort And Casino

Iguassu Falls, Brazil, South America

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Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Tuscany

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

Below is the Drake & Cavendish Top 10 luxury hotels in Tuscany. (Updated 12 July 2011)

Drake & Cavendish show full contact details for all of the luxury hotels in Tuscany that we feature. Contact any of the luxury hotels in Tuscany for their best prices and special offers.

In addition to the top 10 best hotels in Tuscany that we’ve featured below, you can also see a complete list of the luxury hotels in Tuscany at this link: http://www.drakeandcavendish.com/luxury-hotels/europe/italy-italia/italian-mainland/cities-and-towns-in-italy-t/tuscany/

1

Adler Thermae Spa & Wellness Resort

Tuscany, Italy

At the ADLER THERMAE Spa & Relax Resort the combination of nature with modern architecture, Italian nonchalance and international luxury creates a stylish-casual holiday atmosphere. “Lapis tiburtinus”, the famous Travertine stone, subtly sets the scene of the Tuscan landscape, where the ADLER THERMAE was built, on the grounds of a former travertine quarry. Whether on your private hotel room balcony or our sunny terrace: you can enjoy the view of the azure-blue pools in the fascinating natural scenery of Tuscany.

Scores 4.7 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers

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Palazzo Leopoldo

Tuscany, Italy

Immersed in the vineyards of Chianti, in the nearby of Siena, hotel Palazzo Leopoldo is an enchanted location in Radda in Chianti where to spend special holidays. The palca keeps its original structure in the external and in the interiors, where the modern furniture are together with ancient pieces, that underline the taste of the ancient Tuscan Signori. Frescoes, fireplaces and ancient furniture make it an unique scenery and give the guests a splendid atmosphere.

Scores 4.7 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers

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Relais La Suvera

Tuscany, Italy

Nestled among the rolling hills of Tuscany, Italy, Relais La Suvera offers you award winning service and a historic luxury experience. Experience the rooms & suites of the Papal Villa each adorned in the name of a historical figure, perfect for an anniversary vacation or if you are looking for one of the finest honeymoon destinations in Tuscany. The converted Farmhouse & Stables are ideal for your luxury family vacation in beautiful Tuscany.

Scores 4.7 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers


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Villa La Massa

Tuscany, Italy

Immersed in the heart of Tuscany, where nature predominates, this splendid mansion is a place where refined elegance beckons total relaxation from the moment you arrive. Part of the Leading Hotels of the World, Villa La Massa is the exquisite jewel of the Villa d’Este Group.   The 16th Century estate sits on the banks of the Arno River, on 20 acres full of lemon trees and olive groves that surround the property. Its reflection on the Arno River renders it almost like a Renaissance painting of the most magnificent bucolic landscape.

Scores 4.4 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers

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Il Pellicano

Tuscany, Italy

Il Pellicano is an exclusive, secluded, resort hotel in a unique and unspoiled location on the Tuscan coast. Uniquely laid out to ensure privacy for its guests whether they stay in cottages or the main building, the hotel proudly offers the finest cuisine and all the amenities a five-star guest could desire. Travel & Leisure and Conde Nast Traveler magazines regularly name Il Pellicano among the top hotels in the world, highlighting the staff’s commitment to excellence via friendly and personalized service.

Scores 4.3 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers

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Borgo San Felice

Tuscany, Italy

Borgo San Felice is a magical oasis in which to experience the emotions of Tuscany’s true soul. Today this former Chianti village is a fabulous Relais & Chateaux where guests can expect the warmest of welcomes and the highest levels of service. In Borgo San Felice you discover the Chianti area at its most charming: endless rows of vines, forests of oaks and holm oaks, and the towers of Siena on the horizon.

Scores 4.2 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers


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Grand Hotel Principe Di Piemonte

Tuscany, Italy

The Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte, an historic and prestigious 4-star hotel on Viareggio’s seafront, is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World and the Great Hotels of the World,  two brands which count many of the world’s most prestigious hotels as their members. Built in the early 1920s the hotel underwent  a two-year restoration which brought it back to its former splendour, opening again in 2004.

Scores 4.2 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers


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Relais Della Rovere

Tuscany, Italy

This hotel is named after its most illustrious owner Cardinal Giuliano della Rovere, who later became Pope Giulio II, patron of artists of the calibre of Michelangelo and Raffaello. The building is the result of the careful restoration of an 11th century Benedictine Abbey and of the renaissance Villa commissioned by Giuliano della Rovere in 1470. The hotel has 30 rooms, all with air-conditioning, hydro-massage bath or shower, satellite channels, pay-TV, phone, mini-bar and a safe.

Scores 4.1 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers


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Certosa Di Maggiano

Tuscany, Italy

The Hotel Certosa di Maggiano in Siena is a luxury hotel located just 1 km off the city and its world famous Piazza del Campo. From all the hotels in Siena, the Hotel Certosa is the only one that offers you the privilege and luxury to live within the quiteness of the Tuscan countryside just few minutes away from the city. Ancient monastery built in 1314, the Certosa di Maggiano was at first restored as private house and then became a Relais et Chateaux hotel in 1978.

Scores 4 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers


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Terme Di Saturnia Resort And Spa

Tuscany, Italy

Terme di Saturnia Spa & Golf Resort is a luxury wellness hotel located at the foot of Saturnia in the heart of tuscan Maremma country. Constructed around an ancient travertine heart, our elegant hotel consists of 140 rooms all designed according to Habitat philosophy: a constant striving for harmony with one’s surroundings. Every tiniest detail – from flooring to lighting and choice of fabrics – has been thought through to create an atmosphere of total well-being.

Scores 3.9 out of 5 based on TripAdvisor reviewers


Daily Dream – Kamalame Cay

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Kamalame Cay

Bahamas, Caribbean

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Daily Dream – Pink Sands

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

Pink Sands

Eleuthera, Bahamas

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Daily Dream – Mauna Lani Bay Hotel And Bungalows

Saturday, July 9th, 2011

Mauna Lani Bay Hotel And Bungalows

Hawaii, Pacific Islands

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