A boutique hotel is a hotel that usually offers no more than 100 rooms and the focus is on ambiance and luxury. This type of hotel appeals to the luxury traveller as it provides you with the level of care and attention to detail that you may expect from a large hotel. The urban setting and contemporary feel of a boutique hotel is a unique feature and this type of hotel may be part of a larger hotel chain or brand. Often the hotel features rooms that have been designed with an eye for exceptional detail and an exceptional and personal type of service awaits you. Boutique hotels can be found all over the world.
One example of a great boutique hotel is the MGallery Hôtel deBurdigala, a hotel situated in Bordeaux in southwestern France. This hotel offers 83 rooms and is privately owned. Attention to detail and a wonderful design of the accommodation stand out. The hotel is a member of Accor hotels and commits to quality that is evident from the design of the interior and rooms as well as from the food offered by the in house restaurant. With king mattresses, black lacquer tables and high quality towels and robes, toiletries of the Annick Goutal brand and a large plasma TV in your room, your stay will feel luxurious and more than comfortable.
The Phulay Bay Ritz-Carlton boutique hotel is a great beach resort in Thailand. This is the first of the high-end Ritz-Carlton reserves and opened in 2010. You can expect a 5 star hotel with 54 individual villas decorated in a palatial opulent style. There are villas with a hillside view as well as villas situated close to the shore and every single villa has a unique and individual quality. The jade colored water and the picture perfect beach make up the perfect setting for a luxury break. Private butlers are available.
The Hyatt 48 Lex hotel in New York offers its guests a unique experience in this happening city. With rooms designed as typical New York studios you can fully emerge in the New York experience by staying here. The hotel is situated close to Times Square and Central Park. American cuisine and original designer furniture as well as a mini butler bar and food available around the clock make your stay unforgettable.
The Rosewood Inn of the Santa Fe Anasazi hotel is a luxury boutique hotel counting 58 rooms. This is the place to be if you want to visit Santa Fe in New Mexico and opened in 1990. The hotel has a reputation for making every guest feel like a celebrity and the inn is a big favorite with the Hollywood in-crowd. With the best in service and luxury and a traditional Mexican design, there are traditional and superior rooms and suites to choose from. Fine dining and pinion wood fires burning throughout the hotel, you will truly feel like you have stepped into another luxury dimension.