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.

Elite Traveler Reveals Top 100 Suites 2020

By Elite Traveler

Elite Traveler, the world’s leading private jet lifestyle magazine, is proud to present the latest edition of Top 100 Suites. Featuring some of the biggest and most expensive hotel suites on the planet, Top 100 Suites offers a tantalizing glimpse at the opulent lifestyles enjoyed by the world’s wealthiest people. There are suites large enough to host an entire delegation […]

XO Launches The Red Carpet Express for Awards Season

By Alex Martin

Private jet company XO is offering a helping hand to VIPs flocking to Hollywood for the Oscars and other awards ceremonies this season with the launch of The Red Carpet Express. Awards season is one of the busiest times of the year for private aviation services in the US as A-list celebrities jet in from across the globe. This new […]

A Royal Alaskan Adventure Aboard Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth

By Shaun Tolson

Cunard has returned to Alaska after a two-decades-long absence, and voyages aboard the cruise line’s regal Queen Elizabeth prove that not all Alaskan cruises are created equal. As the Queen Elizabeth floats in Disenchantment Bay, her majestic navy, white and red profile — all 965ft of it — is dramatically framed by the snow- and ice-capped ridges of Alaska’s Saint […]

Three-bedroom Villa, La Réserve Ramatuelle, France

By Elite Traveler

While the South of France is known for glitz and glamour, La Réserve Ramatuelle delivers this elegance in a more laid-back, relaxed way. Perched on a hillside overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, the resort is surrounded by fragrant and ever-so-pretty gardens and greenery. There are 14 villas available to rent, providing a home-away-from-home with the amenities of a luxury hotel. The […]

Villa Rose-Pierre, Grand-Hotel du Cap-Ferrat, France

By Elite Traveler

With its instantly recognizable white facade, the Grand- Hotel du Cap-Ferrat first opened in 1908 and has been welcoming prominent guests ever since (Elizabeth Taylor, Charlie Chaplin and Winston Churchill were all regulars). The hotel has the coveted Palace de France classification and it’s easy to see why: It has timeless grace and old-world glamour in a sublime seaside setting […]

Royal Suite, Hôtel Plaza Athénée, Paris

By Elite Traveler

French fashion’s long history is celebrated at Hôtel Plaza Athénée from its stylish perch in the Golden Triangle, next to the world’s best boutiques. Elements of haute couture are woven throughout the hotel, from bespoke furnishings to fashion-themed art and photographs with strong connections to designers. It also has world-class cuisine from chef Alain Ducasse and divine pastries from chef […]

Penthouse Suite, Hôtel Martinez, Cannes, France

By Elite Traveler

Cannes, France attracts the rich and famous each May thanks to the Cannes Film Festival, and Hôtel Martinez, originally built in 1929, has been the obvious choice for the world’s most legendary stars since then. You can’t miss its grand, white facade right along the lively Boulevard de la Croisette, which is just steps from the beach. In 2018, Pierre-Yves […]

The Baron’s Suite, Hotel Château Du Grand Lucé, France

By Elite Traveler

The Loire Valley is home to France’s most palatial châteaux, and Château du Grand-Lucé is no exception: It is a stunning converted 18th-century castle and is considered to be one of the best examples of neoclassical architecture in all of France. The 2,120-sq-ft Baron’s Suite was built for Baron Jaques Pineau de Viennay, and has striking 17-ft high ceilings, Versailles-patterned […]

Presidential Suite, Kempinski Palais Hansen, Vienna

By Elite Traveler

A historic beacon in Austria, the Kempinski Palais Hansen Vienna was first built in 1873 and is named for one of its architects, Theophil Edvard Hansen. The grand red-brick hotel sits right amongst the Ringstrasse, and while both the exterior and interior have classic 19th-century features (think high ceilings, and original columns and fixtures), the decor perfectly blends classic Viennese […]

Armani Dubai Suite, Armani Hotel, Dubai

By Elite Traveler

Forget what you think you know about hotels in Dubai: The Armani Hotel has none of the over-the-top, extravagant design of many of its counterparts. Instead, you’ll find a serene and ever-so-slick space that serves as a breath of fresh air from the flashy city. Giorgio Armani was heavily involved in the design, so the details in the Armani Dubai […]