The world’s most exclusive hotels open their doors to our discrete cameras. Slow motions, zoom-ins, travelling shots highlight the style, elegance, and splendour of these exceptional dwellings. 650 hotels around the world are featured according to their location and a precise topic: designers’ hotels, luxury lodges, iconic hotels. We interview hotel owners who tell stories and anecdotes around the edifice, architects, decorators and personnel with behind the scene details. Travel and trend experts add relevant information about the surroundings.