Luxury accommodation is accompanied by gourmet restaurants, lavish spas and most importantly, breathtaking views. Bringing you the sights and sounds of luxury, we’ve compiled a list of 5-star hotels with views of the world’s most stunning national parks and landscapes, guaranteed to awe and inspire.
1. Jade Mountain: The Pitons | St. Lucia
Perched on St. Lucia’s Caribbean coastline, Jade Mountain is the ultimate romantic getaway. The infinity pool provides majestic views of The Pitons UNESCO World Heritage Site, bringing you closer than ever to Earth’s ancient beauty.
2. Explora Patagonia: Torres del Paine National Park | Patagonia, Chile
Anchored like a ship on the shores of Lake Pehoé, Explora Patagonia is a luxury hotel that seats travelers right in the middle of Torres del Paine National Park. The hotel offers guided hikes and horseback rides, placing guests among beautiful glaciers, lakes and mountains.
3. Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise: Banff National Park | Alberta, Canada
Surrounded by tall mountains, this resort is located in Alberta’s famous Banff National Park. It offers guided mountain tours, scenic hikes and horse-drawn sleigh rides — all activities come with gorgeous views of the emerald lake and Victoria Glacier.
4. Enchantment Resort: Boynton Canyon | Arizona, U.S.A.
Standing at the doorway of the secluded Boynton Canyon, the Enchantment Resort is surrounded by red rock formations. It’s the perfect location to take a photography class, take a jeep tour and learn about the region’s Native American culture.
5. Banyan Tree Lijiang: Dayan Old Town UNESCO World Heritage Site | Lijiang, China
Set to the backdrop of the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, this hotel offers gorgeous views of China’s most picturesque town. The Dayan Old Town UNESCO World Heritage Site features cobblestone streets, water canals and historical monuments, creating the ultimate getaway for honeymooners and history buffs.