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The best hotels in the world for 2023

Many are those who intend to travel more as a New Year's resolution, so for this 2023, we have prepared a list of the best hotels in the world, in alphabetical order in 7 countries: Spain, India, Mauritius, Colombia, Finland, Mauritius or Portugal.

Close to Parque Bolívar and the Palace of the Inquisition, in the heart of the old town of the centennial walled city of Cartagena de Indias (Colombia), Boutique Hotel Amarla is positioned as one of the best boutique hotels in the city thanks to its warmth and attention. In addition, this old colonial house has a pool on the roof to enjoy the tranquility, the sun and impressive views, where you can also see an impressive sunset. This luxury hotel has seven rooms, each one unique, and corridors that take you on a journey through the history and charm of the city, surrounded by greenery and peace. Each of its options bear the name of a native Colombian bird, symbolizing the color and beauty of our country, and are decorated with select pieces from local artisans. Sleeping in one of their beds is like being in heaven, thanks to their scented pillows and feather mattress covers. Likewise, the hotel is decorated with furniture, objects and amulets brought from many corners of the world.

Rovaniemi (Finland)

Just 17 kilometers from Rovaniemi, Apukka Resort offers a stay full of experiences in the middle of virgin nature and next to a large lake, which makes this resort the ideal place to enjoy Lapland. The resort has a restaurant that serves Nordic food with a modern twist and uses locally produced ingredients. Among its many activities, they offer an incredible ride with husky sleds, you can be the one to guide them!, or a snowmobile excursion at night, climbing to the top of the hill and accelerating on the impressive frozen lake . Experiences that you will never forget.

San Sebastián (Spain)

For a special visit to San Sebastián, there is a place that will make each trip to this charming city a unique experience. From the hand of the Bilbao artist Aitor Ortiz, the Arbaso hotel is a true work of art that brings together tradition, culture and good taste, without forgetting comfort. With exquisite aesthetic and functional refinement, this hotel located at Calle Ondarribia, 24 and with 50 rooms, a couple of minutes from La Concha beach, is the home of Basque culture and traditions.

Arctic TreeHouse Hotel offers a unique combination of luxurious comfort in the heart of the Arctic wilderness, local Lappish traditions and modern Scandinavian design. Set against the meticulously designed accommodations and nest-like comfort, panoramic views from the windows provide breathtaking spectacles of the forest and arctic skies - the northern lights in winter and the midnight sun in summer can be admired from bed. Its Rakas restaurant serves exquisite local cuisine in an elegant setting with raw materials from the Arctic itself.

Ivalo (Finland)

Aurora Village is a small family business in the town of Ivalo, Lapland, offering a variety of services in a nature-focused environment. An atmospheric recreational complex in a quiet location with comprehensive accommodation, restaurant and activity services. A good opportunity to hunt for the Northern Lights, warm up in its unique saunas or go hiking.

Ibiza (Spain)

For a physical and mental renewal in a safe way, it is to travel to a rural environment, where you can disconnect and obtain the benefits of fresh air and open spaces, but there is a place where you do not have to give up anything, Ibiza. Inside, located in the center of the white island, in the San Rafael valley and surrounded by 10 hectares of pine, carob and fig trees, is Can Lluc Boutique Country Hotel & Villas, a place to disconnect. The owners, the marriage formed by Tina Soriano and Lucas Prats, propose traveling to their boutique hotel located in the middle of nature but also close to the idyllic Ibizan beaches that transport the traveler to paradise itself.

Lisboa (Portugal)

One of the best options to stay in Lisbon is the recently remodeled EPIC Sana Marqués hotel, located at the crossroads of the renowned Marquês de Pombal square and the most glamorous avenue, da Liberdade. This cosmopolitan hotel in the heart of Lisbon, is perfect for couples, friends or families, it has the Sayanna Wellness & Spa and the Allora Italian restaurant.

Jaipur (India)

A unique place to experience the splendor of Jaipur in this architectural marvel, located close to the city center and area attractions. The hotel represents an impressive combination of classical architecture and contemporary decoration showcasing refined materials, works of art and carefully selected furniture. A total of 245 rooms, including four categories of suites, are fully equipped with all the features and amenities you could need. The 1,200+ square foot Presidential Suite is a truly royal residence, unmatched in its glamour. The spacious entertaining area, spacious rooms and Jharoka overlooking the central courtyard create a warm space to relax.

Ibiza (Spain)

If Ibiza is characterized by something, it is those incredible sunsets full of magic. INNSiDE by Meliá Ibiza has the perfect corner, Rooftop Nine, a rooftop where you can enjoy the incredible sunsets offered by the Bay of Sant Antoni de Portmany. A space that follows the line of this hotel chain, promoting its lifestyle brand with a holistic approach capable of bringing together the best proposals that captivate both tourists and residents. This hotel for the most adventurous spirits also stands out for its magnificent views, world-renowned, which are presented accompanied by the best DJs who star in their weekly pool events to make the most of the Ibizan sun.

Kochi (India)

If there is one thing about India, it is that it offers countless experiences, but among the best is sleeping in the oldest colonial house in Asia, from 1506. For the first 150 years, Le Colonial was the home of the Portuguese governor and was one of the few houses that were not destroyed when the Dutch conquered Fort Kochi. After that, it was home to Dutch governors for another century and a half before it was sold to the British in 1795. It ended up being owned by the English tea merchant J. Thomas. Next to the church of San Francisco, which was the residence of the governors of yesteryear, it has a collection of rooms and suites decorated with their own personality that capture the essence of yesteryear.

Levi (Finland)

The cozy and beautiful rooms of Levin Iglut with a glass roof offer its guests luxury next to nature, a view of the rugged landscape and the northern sky. Quality accommodation and personalized service to live a unique experience in Lapland. The hotel is located on the side of a cliff 340 meters high, and a few minutes from the center of Levi, one of the most popular holiday destinations in the country. Given its splendid location and views of the sky, this small hotel is an ideal place to admire the northern lights. In addition, its restaurant offers a tasting menu of local dishes, careful and delicious, accompanied by the best wine cellar, and all this by the fireplace.

Saariselkä (Finland)

The Aurora Cabins at Northern Lights Village are a magical way to experience the star-filled winter sky and Northern Lights, while lying comfortably in bed. The glass roof is laser heated, as easy as flipping a switch, to remove snow and see the sky. Its restaurant is located in the main building of the complex, just a few steps from the center of the village of Saariselkä.

Athens (Greece)

ocated in the center of Athens, just minutes from some of the most prominent sites, the Novotel Athènes stands out for its personalized approach to hospitality, based on simplicity and elegance. Its 196 rooms and suites with a modern aesthetic, have all the necessary comforts for trips as a couple, for work or, thanks to its philosophy, in the favorite family destination of many families. Among its facilities, the Nov'Agora restaurant stands out, serving healthy and balanced cuisine with a Mediterranean style, the bar area, a small but well-equipped gym, as well as the swimming pool and the restaurant on its roof that, with a simple glance, the visitor will have Athens at their doorstep. feet, with a 360º panoramic view where you can contemplate the impressive views of the Acropolis and Mount Lycabettus. In addition, the hotel has 8 rooms for holding events, fully equipped rooms that offer an ideal option for corporate and social events.

Barcelona (Spain)

Located in the center of Barcelona, ​​in one of its most important streets, Avenida de la Diagonal, two kilometers from Bogatell beach and four from the emblematic Gothic Quarter, we find Novotel City Barcelona. Its location allows easy access from the Sants station and the Glories metro, which is a few meters away. In addition, it is a perfect hotel for families and couples, as well as for business trips. In addition to a delicious buffet breakfast, it has a rooftop pool, where during the day you can see Barcelona in style, right down to the sea, and at night have a cocktail in a relaxed atmosphere.

Chennai (India)

A unique opportunity to revel in the splendor of the Chettinad dynasty and experience this tribute to the majestic palaces of the empire. This hotel will leave you spellbound with its decorated walls, its art collection and its picturesque view of the coast. Unwind after a long day and enjoy a breathtaking view of the cityscape or a stunning blue pool.


With dreamlike sunsets, Sugar Beach Mauritius 5* from the Sunlife group, which has just launched the Come Alive Collection experiences, is undoubtedly the ideal place to enjoy a glamorous trip as a couple or with friends. Relaxing vacations while you enjoy the sun with your feet on the white sand or with a multitude of treatments available at the resort's Spa. Also, it offers to have fun and get in shape with the many activities they offer: aquatic, such as diving, snorkeling, paddle boarding, kayaking or catamaran, and land, such as tennis, horseback riding, archery, cricket or golf.


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