NU Hotel Brooklyn - New York City, NY, USA
Nestled in the heart of one of New York City’s most creative boroughs, NU Hotel Brooklyn is a reflection of the neighborhood’s originality and thriving art scene. Accommodation is offered in trendy, loft-inspired rooms that range from Urban Suites fitted with contemporary décor, plush bedding, and hi-tech amenities to special guestrooms decorated with cool floor-to-ceiling murals by ingenious Brooklyn-based artists. The design is a fresh mix of style, comfortable simplicity, and quirky details, so expect anything from a blackboard in the bathroom to a swaying hammock in the sleek sitting area.
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Villa Mangiacane - Chianti, Italy
A splendid 15th century Renaissance mansion snuggled in Tuscany’s Chianti wine region, Villa Mangiacane offers the quintessential Italian experience. Artful interiors and luxurious amenities complement the property’s 600-acre estate where guests can taste fine olive oils and sip award-winning wines. Fit for kings and queens, the palatial rooms and suites marry the best of both worlds. All units are appointed with hi-tech features, private pools, and lavish bathrooms with designer amenities and deep soaking tubs for the latest in comfort, but are gracefully decorated with rich period furnishings, valuable artworks and objects collected from around the world for a timeless, distinctive and luxurious atmosphere. Dining options are fabulous and the upscale Nadushka Spa has a delightful indoor heated pool.