The ultimate guide to every major destination, for the elite traveler. Join us as we tour the world’s best hotels, the finest restaurants and all of the world’s leading luxury travel offerings.

A New Era for Eden Roc Miami Beach

By Lauren Hill

Since opening in the 1950s when it was designed in the Miami Modern architectural style by Morris Lapidus, Eden Roc Miami Beach has been at the heart of Miami’s social scene. Considered a local icon, this landmark hotel has now entered a new era with the completion of a $250m renovation in which the entire property was revitalized to reflect […]

The 10 Best Luxury Escapes for Easter

By Lauren Hill

With Easter just around the corner, it’s time to start planning that spring getaway. From a secluded retreat in the Tuscan hills to a celebratory stay on Caribbean shores, these are the best luxury escapes for Easter 2018. Royal Savoy Hotel & Spa, Lausanne SWITZERLAND In many parts of the world, Easter marks the arrival of spring. And as spring […]

The Five Most Breathtaking Hotels in the World

By Dorothy Musariri

Float your worries away at one of these weird and wonderful hotels. Guests can book a suite in paradise, from a relaxing break in the middle of the Indian Ocean to a week in the midst of a beautiful rain forest in Bali – with our list you’ll find a quirky retreat that beats a suite on dry land. Ubud […]

Top Eco Suites

By Thea Halstead and James Rampton This story originally appeared in the March/April 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. With an emphasis on seamless service and pampering, the high-end hospitality industry is generally not thought of as particularly eco-friendly. But for resorts whose draw is a magical wilderness environment, sustainability is an absolute must. We’ve put together a list of some of […]

Inside COMAL Restaurant at Chileno Bay Resort & Residences

There is one thing about Los Cabos that cannot be denied…Everything Comes Naturally. Inspired by nature and perfected by man, COMAL at Chileno Bay Resort & Residences embodies that emotion from the moment you enter this amazing venue.  Designed by Los Angeles-based Gulla Jonsdottir Architecture + Design, COMAL is a breezy, contemporary space set against breathtaking views of the Sea of […]

Six-Michelin-Starred Dining: A Manresa and Maaemo Collaboration

By Lauren Hill

Considered one of the world’s best restaurants and the recipient of three Michelin stars, Manresa is a restaurant people travel for. Here, renowned chef David Kinch crafts farm-to-table plates that draw on the restaurant’s setting at the base of the Santa Cruz Mountains by embracing each season’s local produce. Now, the esteemed chef is stirring up even greater excitement as […]

Inside the New Annabel’s Private Club in London

By Lauren Hill

Following months of suspense, London’s exclusive member’s club Annabel’s has now reopened, revealing the new look that’s been at the heart of so much speculation. The club that’s famously drawn Hollywood stars and Royalty in throughout its 50-year history began welcoming members into its new space for the first time this week, following a multi-million-dollar restoration of the 18th-century Georgian […]

Luxury Escapes for St. Patrick’s Day

By Sam Forsdick

St. Patrick’s day has spread out from the emerald isles and is now established as a worldwide celebration of Irish heritage. Although the day is often associated with consuming copious amounts of Guinness there are more distinguished ways to spend it. Elite Traveler gets the craic on the best Irish retreats for St. Paddy’s day. Ashford Castle, County Mayo When […]

Celebrating Five Years of Ametsa with Elena Arzak

By Lauren Hill

The Arzak family name is synonymous with gastronomy having been at the forefront of the global fine dining scene for decades. Restaurant Arzak was brought to its three-Michelin-star status by Juan Mari Arzak, whose grandparents began the venture in 1897, and now the culinary institution is run by his daughter, the accomplished chef Elena Arzak. It was in March 2013 […]

Guide to Mykonos

By Rachel Howard This story originally appeared in the March/April 2018 issue of Elite Traveler. As the ancient Greek geographer Strabo pointed out, “Mykonos has it all.” Strabo probably wasn’t referring to personal shoppers and beauty salons, high-end jewelers and sushi bars, superyachts and 24-hour clubs. But it is indeed impossible to be bored or jaded on this high-energy island, the […]