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Originally built as a crenellated castle in the 13th century and rebuilt as a hunting and fishing lodge in the 1800s, today Ashford Castle is one of the finest and most luxurious castle hotels in Ireland. River cruises europe 2016 It is the former estate of the Guinness family. Avalon waterways european cruises Ashford Castle dates back to 1228 and is set on the shores of Lough Corrib, Ireland’s…

Set high in the rocky hills on the east coast of Sicily, Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo has long been a favourite destination of glamorous European and Hollywood stars, from Sophia Loren to Marcello Mastroianni and from Audrey Hepburn to Elizabeth Taylor.


A 15th-century Franciscan monastery has now been transformed into one of Europe’s most charming and picturesque hotels. Avalon cruises europe 2015 Only a few minutes from the centre of Florence, Belmond Villa San Michele is an oasis of peace and unsurpassed beauty, surrounded by its own gardens and woodland on the Fiesole hills. Reviews of avalon river cruises in europe The present aspect of the building,…

Ideally located opposite the Tuileries Garden, between Place de la Concorde and the Musee du Louvre, Le Meurice has held sway as the jewel in the crown of French luxury hotels since 1835. Best river cruises europe 2014 Reflecting its uninterrupted attachment to the French art of living, Le Meurice is a magical, serene place, where the refined splendours of 18th-century…

Hotel Plaza Athenee, which re-opened August 1, 2014, will take the guest experience to new levels of luxury. Best river cruises in europe 2014 The the iconic hotel underwent a partial restoration to integrate additional buildings, and created six new guest rooms, eight suites, a ballroom, and two event spaces. River cruises europe october 2014 The subtle restoration was sensitively carried out and…

An intimate small hotel set on the spectacular Tuscan coastline of Monte Argentario, perched romantically at the cliffs edge, and featuring dramitic sea view rooms. Best river cruise companies for europe A magnificent retreat, the hotel’s central building and cottages are surrounded by centuries-old olive trees set in an extensive garden. Best deals on river cruises in europe Il Pellicano’s superb location…

A stunning Regency country house originally established as a hunting lodge in the 13th Century, Lime Wood is a boutique country house hotel set in the New Forest National Park.

Ben Pentreath of Working Group Design restored the main house and its extensions, comprising 16 bedrooms, a series of classically designed sitting…

A late 19th century liberty style villa immersed in the beautiful scenery of the Amalfi Coast, an elegant seaside residence surrounded by the perennial blue of the Mediterranean sea and sky, by luscious bougainvillea and by lovingly cultivated olive groves and fruit orchards. Best river cruises europe reviews This is Hotel Santa Caterina of Amalfi, a special place…

The Beaumont is the first hotel by Corbin & King, the London restaurateurs behind The Wolseley, The Delaunay, and a number of other leading restaurants in the capital. River cruises europe december 2014 A luxury, 5 star Mayfair hotel, with just 50 rooms, 13 studios and 10 suites, The Beaumont occupies a historic 1926 building overlooking Brown Hart Gardens.

Following a comprehensive and meticulous refurbishment overseen by designer Alberto Pinto, the world renowned interior design studio, The Lanesborough reopened its doors in July 2015.

The Lanesborough presents bedrooms and dining rooms reinstated to their original Regency splendor, into which the latest communications technologies…

Trump International Golf Links & Hotel, Doonbeg, awaits travelers with spacious accommodations, fine amenities and discreet service. Best river cruises in europe 2015 A trip to Doonbeg is an unparalleled opportunity to experience luxury accommodations set against a magnificent backdrop of rugged landscape, rolling waves and sand dunes with thousands of years of…