The 10 Best Hotels in the World

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TripAdvisor has released their list of the world’s swankiest hotels — and these are the 10 that millions of reviewers set apart from the pack.

 1. Aria Hotel, Budapest, Hungary

Price: $315 (€221) per night.

The best hotel in the world is a Hungarian palace divided into four wings whose design was inspired by different genres of music — classical, opera, contemporary, and jazz — plus a rooftop terrace overlooking the picturesque St Stephen’s Basilica.

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2. Mandapa — A Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Ubud, Indonesia

Price: $876 (8,900,000 Indonesian Rupiah) per night.

Hidden temples, views of active volcanoes, sweeping vistas over the Ayung River . . . not hard to see why this joint is Bali’s premier resort.

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3. Turin Palace Hotel, Italy

Price: $213 (€150) per night.

A beautifully restored building dating back to 1850, nestled among Turin’s legendary web of shopping arcades.

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4. Hotel The Serras, Barcelona, Spain

Price: $282 (€198) per night.

Balconies overlooking the Mediterranean are luxe enough but the rooftop terrace and pool, aptly named ‘El Sueño’ (or ‘The Dream’), takes this boutique hotel to the next level.

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5. BoHo Prague Hotel, Prague, Czech Republic

Price: $155 (€109) per night.

An ultra-contemporary design-led hotel perched on the doorstep of Prague’s Gothic old town square.

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6. Portrait Firenze, Florence, Italy

Price: $627 (€440) per night.

Location, location, location: the iconic Ponte Vecchio on one side, the Piazza della Signoria on the other, and just a short Vespa ride from Michelangelo’s David.

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7. Shinta Mani Resort, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Price: $296 (USD$225) per night.

Sixty-two rooms surround a tropical leafy courtyard in Siem Reap’s French Quarter, only 15 minutes from Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world.

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8. Hanoi La Siesta Hotel & Spa, Hanoi, Vietnam

Price: $83 (USD$63) per night.

A tranquil, elegant escape from the chaos of the Vietnamese capital.

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9. Tulemar Resort, Costa Rica

Price: $342 (USD$342) per night.

Explore 33 acres of lush rainforest on the Costa Rican coast, with a series of bungalows linked to their own private beach.

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10. JA Manafaru, Maldives

Price: $1318 (USD$1000) per night.

Thatched huts overlooking white sand and turquoise water as far as the eye can see.

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