Doing it for the ‘gram? Here are some of the world’s most Instagrammable hotels:
Hotel Plaza Athénée
Set in the thriving fashion hub of Paris in the most famous avenue of couture, Hotel Plaza Athénée represents the love of all things haute couture, luxury and art. The interiors capture the essence of French elegance, providing a perfectly crafted backdrop for your Instagram.
For the ultimate shot: The Courtyard. Surrounded by sweeping curtains of greenery, the inner courtyard, La Cour Jardin, is a haven of peace in a bustling city.
The Dorchester London
London’s most prestigious luxury hotel is also one of the most instagrammable. Whether it’s the iconic façade overlooking Hyde Park or The Promenade filled with designer florist Phil Hammond’s fresh flower displays, The Dorchester is full of picture-perfect spots.
For the ultimate shot: The Dorchester Spa. The stunning 72,000 South Pacific white pearl chandelier makes for the perfect Instagram. While you’re there, treat yourself to a facial by super facialist Adeela Crown who has just launched an exclusive residency at The Dorchester Spa.
Immersed in natures paradise, Hotel Bel-Air’s tranquil gardens provide a stunning Instagram setting. The iconic oval-shaped pool, framed by swaying palm trees is also the perfect pool-side location. While you’re here, visit the holiday markets for an artisan experience. Hosted by Hotel Bel-Air on the Front Lawn, they will be starring local chefs and artisans with their handcrafted gifts, jewellery and beauty buys.
For the ultimate shot: Swan Lake. Set in paradise gardens, Swan Lake provides a magical oasis.
Striking panoramic views of the Provençal landscape surround five-star hotel Terre Blanche. Located 30 minutes away from Grasse’s lavender fields and Chateau d’Esclans (the home of Whispering Angel), Terre Blanche is the place to be for an Instagrammable holiday in the south of France.
For the ultimate shot: The Terre Blanche Spa. Open all year round, the Terre Blanche Spa encompasses French elegance, providing a haven to indulge in the ultimate day of relaxation.
Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo
A unique blend of excellence, luxury and fine art, Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo’s noble history is echoed throughout the elegant designs. Whilst you are here you can also experience one of Hotel Metropoles exclusive ‘Just For You’ experiences, including one of their most Instagrammable excursions; ‘A Night at the Museum’. This immersive, after-hours tour through the Oceanographic Museum in Monte-Carlo is a unique way to experience the wonders of the ocean at night time and see some of the underwater life.
For the ultimate shot: The Lobby. The poetic character encourages guests to enjoy glamour, elegance and warm ambience, with artistic floral compilations that reflect the changing seasons and ancient works of art.