You might not think about this right now, but it’s time to start planning your summer vacation. What better place to visit than a hotel that’s pretty much built right next to a beach. Today, we give you 7 exotic ideas, as seen on Design Hotels.
1 – Rockhouse Hotel, Jamaica
Rockhouse Hotel in Jamaica will make you feel like you’re a part of Robinson Crusoe adventures. It blends African village life with Jamaican street food and reggae music. The thatched-roof buildings are placed just above the water with ladders providing access to it. Each room has its own terrace area, rustic walls, and mosquito nets. The bungalows are made from local timber and cut stone with a Caribbean inspired interior style.
BOOK HERE | see link
2 – El Secreto, Belize
El Secreto is a 13-villa resort located just 30 minutes away from San Pedro. This unique and secretive location is only accessible by boat. All villas feature infinity pools, a private deck, a hot tub and an outdoor shower. The architecture is inspired by local tropical wood and natural surrounding while the interior houses a variety of handcrafted fixtures like mirrors, closets and rails.
BOOK HERE | from $455 per night
3 – Shanti Maurice – A Nira Resort, Mauritius
Surrounded by hills and fields on 36 acres of tropical gardens, Shanti Maurice – A Nira Resort consists of 44 suites and 17 villas built in harmony with its environment. All are facing the ocean and have outdoor rain showers and private pools. The experience is enhanced with locally sourced products, food, and materials while the interior features hand-woven rugs, African chests and full-length raw silk drapes.
BOOK HERE | from $427 per night
4 – Casa De La Flora, Thailand
Casa De La Flora is inspired by brutalist geometry architecture and located on the shore of the Andaman Sea. It has 36 suites and villas equipped with mezzanine floors, roof terraces, private pools and patios. The complex also offers an exclusive spa center, restaurant, and a library. The concrete exterior contrasts the soft natural wood inside and the restaurant gathers the guest with its mixture of Thai and international cuisine.
BOOK HERE | from $301 per night
5 – Casa Malca, Mexico
With its own private white sand beach and three pools on the Yucatan peninsula, Casa Malca is a retreat you’ll dream about. Its 40 rooms and suites are tucked in a lush jungle, filled with contemporary art and modern design. The architecture is both comfortable and inspiring. Another place for relaxing is the roof bar that provides magnificent 360-degree views and locally influenced international cuisine.
BOOK HERE | from $515 per night
6 – San Giorgio, Mykonos, Greece
Mykonos is not only famous for its nightlife but also white houses and perfect beaches. San Giorgio is nestled between Paradise and Paranga beaches, just 300 meters away from the Paradise Club. The rooms are furnished with modern devices and subtle design. The “less is more” approach is present in the exterior Cycladic architecture as well. The sandy beach is where the restaurant and several open-air terraces are.
BOOK HERE | from $182 per night
7 – Aguas de Ibiza Lifestyle & Spa, Spain
Aguas de Ibiza Lifestyle & Spa is both a place for true relaxation and vibrant nightlife. This contemporary hotel has 112 rooms, all bright and designed according to feng shui philosophy. This hotel also meets the green hotel standards since it uses 35 percent less energy when compared to similar hotels. The interior features relaxing sandy and blue colors while the private terraces and floor-to-ceiling windows provide the sea view.
BOOK HERE | from $220 per night
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