There are two reasons why we travel: to escape reality and to simply appreciate beauty that we don’t often see everyday. And if we feel like going the extra mile, a luxury hotel that promises a luxurious and stylish experience becomes a top priority. So if you’re already dreaming of a relaxing vacation in a carefully-designed hotel that gives killer aesthetic pleasure (for Instagram purposes), we’ve listed down 5 places with the help of jet-setting bloggers so you can start planning your summer escape
Whether you’re looking to sit poolside in a jungle retreat or live a few days in a charming, historic hotel, scroll down below for 5 hotels that guarantee dreamy days and lots of Instagrammable photos.
Amanpuri Villa, Phuket
Clear your mind in this pavilion-style resort that literally means “place of peace” and surround yourself with coconut trees and a breathtaking view of the Andaman Sea.
Hotel Esancia, Mexico
Originally built as the private home of a wealthy duchess, you can expect a fusion of Mayan heritage and simple modernity in this white-washed Mexican boutique hotel that sits on the pristine beach of Xpu-Ha.
Gravity Hotel, Bali
This boho-style hotel is one of a kind. Sitting halfway between eco-friendly and ultimate indulgence, the minimal architecture with touches of tropical accents will certainly give you a unique visual experience.
Amangalla, Sri Lanka
Head south to Galle and check in one of the oldest (it was built in the 17th century) and most iconic hotels in Sri Lanka. Its elegant colonial style and pool area are beyond gorgeous, you’ll never want to leave.
Nay Palad Hideaway, Siargao
Previously known as Dedon Island Resort, this private island in Siargao, the Philippines’ most talked about destination this year, has been a favorite among bloggers and celebrities. And you can clearly see why.
Featured image via @marinacomes.