The finest hotel on the planet is Passalacqua, an 18 th century vacation home on the edge of Italy’s Lake Como.
That’s according to the 50 Best company, which revealed the outcomes of “The World’s 50 Best Hotels” in London on Tuesday.
The vacation home hotel is the previous house of author Vincenzo Bellini and sits amongst 7 acres of terraced gardens. Rates start at $1,300 per night, according to the 50 Best company.
The list marks the very first time that 50 Best company is diving into hotel rankings, though it’s been ranking “The World’s 50 Best Restaurants” and “The World’s 50 Best Bars” for several years.
The rankings are based upon elections made by 580 confidential citizens making up travel reporters, hoteliers and high-end tourists all over the world, the company stated.
The ’50 finest’ hotels on the planet
1. Passalacqua, Moltrasio, Italy
2. Rosewood Hong Kong, Hong Kong
3. Four Seasons Bangkok at Chao Phraya River, Thailand
4. The Upper House, Hong Kong
5. Aman Tokyo, Japan
6. La Mamounia, Marrakech, Morocco
7. Soneva Fushi, Maldives
8. One&&Only Mandarina, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
9. Four Seasons Firenze, Florence, Italy
10 Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Thailand
11 Capella Bangkok, Thailand
12 The Calile, Brisbane, Australia
13 Chable Yucat án, Chochola, Mexico
14 Aman Venice, Italy
15 Singita Lodges, Kruger National Park, South Africa
16 Claridge’s, London, United Kingdom
17 Raffles Singapore, Singapore
18 Nihi Sumba, Wanokaka, Indonesia
19 Hotel Esencia, Tulum, Mexico
20 Le Sirenuse, Positano, Italy
21 Borgo Egnazia, Savelletri, Italy
22 The Connaught, London
23 Royal Mansour, Marrakech, Morocco
24 Four Seasons Madrid, Spain
25 Aman New York, United States
26 The Maybourne Riviera, Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
27 Rosewood Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
28 Capella Singapore, Singapore
29 Le Bristol Paris, France
30 Park Hyatt Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan
31 La Reserve, Paris, France
32 Gleneagles, Auchterarder, Scotland
33 Hotel Du Cap-Eden-Roc, Antibes, France
34 Cheval Blanc Paris, France
35 Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens, Greece
36 Soneva Jani, Maldives
37 The Newt in Somerset, Bruton, United Kingdom
38 Amangalla, Galle, Sri Lanka
39 Hoshinoya Tokyo, Japan
40 Desa Potato Head, Bali, Indonesia
41 Eden RockSt Barths, Caribbean
42 The Siam, Bangkok, Thailand
43 Badrutt’s Palace,St Moritz, Switzerland
44 Atlantis The Royal, Dubai, UAE
45 The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra, India
46 Wanderer London, United Kingdom
47 The Savoy, London, United Kingdom
48 Equinox New York, United States
49 Six Senses Ibiza, Balearic Islands, Spain
50 Hôtel de Crillon, Paris, France
Overall, the list is controlled by hotels in Europe and Asia, with Asia taking half of the areas in the top 10 list.
France is house to the most hotels on the list, with 6 residential or commercial properties spread around the nation, while Italy has 5– though none inRome On a city level, Paris, London and Bangkok each have 4 hotels on the list.
The 50 Best company revealed specific awards for standout hotels in particular classifications consisting of Singita Lodges in Kruger National Park, which got the “Eco Hotel” award 2023 for pioneering eco-tourism, and England’s The Newt which won the “Best Boutique” hotel award.
Regarding newbies, Capella Bangkok was called the “Best New Hotel,” and Utah’s The Lodge at Blue Sky, which opened in 2019, was called the “One to Watch” for having leading capacity to get into the top 50 list in the future.
The ballot system
Voters, who are divided into 9 areas throughout the world, name the 7 finest hotels that they have actually remained at in the previous 2 year, in their order of choice. Votes are restricted to 3 residential or commercial properties within the exact same hotel group, according to the guidelines.
Voters can choose any hotels they desire, despite size, centers or place.