… A choice of hotels that will make you dream while you are waiting for your next holiday.
Whether it is for leisure or business, we sometimes forget that the key of a successful trip is a change of scene. The Accor Group, who are present in 90 countries worldwide, offer many exotic destinations and amazing hotels around the world. Accor has decided to share with you for the start of 2014 these dream locations, through a selection of its most beautiful pools across the globe. From the rooftop to the by-the-beach pool, there is sure to be one that tickles your fancy…
N°1 VIE Hotel Bangkok, MGallery Collection – Thailand
This SPA hotel in Bangkok is an architectural jewel. VIE Bangkok hotel, which was created by the architect J.H. Boiffils, is an audacious mixture of art, contemporary design and exoticism. This 5-star hotel is an oasis of relaxation and escape near the city’s main centre thanks to its surrounding environment: Best Boutique Hotel, Trendy in Asia, Best Newcomer…
N°2 Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort – Dubai
In Dubai, the Sofitel Dubai Palm resort and Spa offers something special : the hotel is totally built and designed on the Polynesia theme! This 5 star complex also allows you to relax thanks to the fitness centre (SPA, tennis…). Besides the big private beach at the east of the Palm Jumeirah island, you can take advantage of two swimming pools (indoor & outside), perfect for the kids thanks to the many leisure facilities.
N°3 Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island – Australia
The Grand Mercure Apartments Magnetic Island is located 30m away from the “Magnetic Island”, a mountainous island which is only accessible by ferry. This insular complex, near the Coral Sea, offers 4 pools, one of which is on the roof!
N°4 Mercure Cairo Le Sphinx – Egypt
Looking for a cultural and relaxing holiday? It’s possible! The Mercure Cairo The Sphinx is in a great location, at the bottom of the Gizeh and the Sphinx Pyramids and 35km from Cairo International Airport. This 5-star hotel, which combines convenience and comfort, offers many leisure activities to travellers.
N°5 Pullman Pattaya Hotel G – Thailand
An ultra-modern design in the middle of tropical gardens: this is the incredible decor of the Pattaya Hotel G in Thailand. The private access to the Wong Amat beach gives travellers the opportunity to relax in peace, while enjoying stunning landscapes.
N°6 Mercure Bangkok Siam – Thailand
Mercure Bangkok Siam is located in the heart of Bangkok’s commercial district, and immerses travelers in its surrounding activity: MBK, Siam Center, Centralworld… The hotel has a modern and uncluttered design and also a large pool from which travellers can admire the heights of the city.
N°7 Muse Bangkok Langsuan – MGallery Collection – Thailand
Located a few minutes walking distance from the previous hotel, the Muse Bangkok Langsuan offers an elegant and refined atmosphere. With its 25 floors and its 174 rooms, the hotel dominates Langsuan Road district. History lovers will appreciate this hotel’s authentic site with decoration inspired by the Thai Golden Age.
N°8 Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach – Thailand
Located 10 minutes away from the Airport, The Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach is perched on the cap dominating the Andaman Sea and its clear sandy beaches. In addition to its great sea location, the hotel also has 2 outdoor pools one of which is heated. Don’t forget your swimsuit!
N°9 Hotel Novotel Barcelona City – Spain
At the Novotel Barcelona City, you can enjoy Barcelona in an idyllic decor: a pool on terrace with a panoramic view of the city, restaurants, bars… To appreciate the lively atmosphere of the Catalan capital, you will just need to push the door: the Novotel is located at the Avenida Diagonal, which is one of the main streets of the city.
N°10 Amarterra Villas Bali Nusa Dua – MGallery Collection – Indonesia
In Bali, the Amarterra Villas Bali Nusa Dua is soon to become the trendiest hotel complex in Nusa Dua. That’s not surprising, as this luxury complex was inspired both by Balinese ethnic style and modern technologies to offer comfort with Balinese tradition. As a spiritual temple, the hotel has been created on the Tri Hita Karana principle which is a lifestyle advocating perfect harmony and spiritual balance. This hotel has 39 villas with private pools.