Heads up, trendsetters. To celebrate New York Fashion Week, September 5-12, TripAdvisor has rolled out the runway for 10 highly-rated hotels that pay homage to some of the biggest names in fashion from the Dior and Tiffany suites at the St. Regis New York to the Armani Hotel Dubai. With choices around the world and at many price points, there’s something for every trendsetter.
Armani Hotel Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Located in the Burj Khalifa tower and designed by Giorgio Armani, this elegant hotel boasts 160 lavish guestrooms and suites. The hotel’s Armani Signature Suites offer distinctive circular entrances, stylish powder rooms, private dining areas, 40-inch LCD flat screen televisions, and imperial views of the desert or Arabian Gulf. Nightly rates start at $550.
The Breakers, Palm Beach, Florida
Situated on 140-acres of oceanfront, this Mediterranean-inspired resort welcomes guests in style with its “Imperial Designer Suite” created by legendary duo Badgley and Mischka. The one-bedroom suite is tastefully appointed with shades of coral and beige and features a private living room and five balconies each offering sweeping views of the sparkling sea. Nightly rates for the suite range from $2,500 to $6,700.
Claridge’s, London, England
Located less than one mile from the boutiques on Mount Street, this London landmark hotel is every fashionista’s dream. Designed by Diane von Furstenberg, the “Grand Piano Suite” pays homage to the designer boasting vibrant touches of gold and magenta decor, plush furniture, and signature animal prints. Additional amenities include a 37-inch pop-up television and custom-designed bathrobes. Nightly rates for the suite are around $6,500.
Hotel Missoni Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
This five-star hotel on the Royal Mile exudes luxurious design inspired by Rosita Missoni’s personal style. Each of the 136 well-appointed guest rooms and suites offer Nespresso machines, iPod docking stations, and LCD televisions. In the signature suites, travelers will be delighted with modern indulgences including Missoni robes, linens and products. Nightly rates start at $250.
Palazzo Versace, Main Beach, Queensland, Australia
For over a decade, this opulent Gold Coast hotel has provided travelers with blissful luxury and design influenced by Gianni Versace. Travelers down under will be impressed by the ornate mosaics, Italian marble floors, vaulted ceilings with gold detail, and vibrantly colored rooms. Nightly rates start at $315.
The Plaza Hotel, New York City, New York
In the heart of the Big Apple, guests can enjoy the “Eloise” suite at the Plaza Hotel, created by fashion designer Betsey Johnson. This unique accommodation captures the spirit of the hotel’s most famous “resident” – the fictional character from Kay Thompson’s classic novels. The colorful suite is outfitted with whimsical decorations and upon arrival guests will be escorted by an Eloise ambassador. Nightly rates start at $995 for the suite.
Round Hill Hotel & Villas, Montego Bay, Jamaica
With translucent Caribbean waters as the backdrop, travelers can don their latest resort wear while relaxing at this island escape. Remodeled by Ralph Lauren, the property’s oceanfront “Pineapple House” showcases the designer’s classic style with hues of blue and pink, cathedral ceilings, four-post mahogany beds, deep soaking tubs and separate waterfall showers. Nightly rates for the Pineapple House start at $229.
Schlosshotel Im Grunewald, Berlin, Germany
In the early 1990s, Karl Lagerfeld, the eccentric mastermind behind Chanel and Fendi lent his vision to this property’s renovations. Guests can relax in Lagerfeld’s “Grunewald Suite,” which features a cushy oversized bed, a romantic Art Deco bathroom complete with white marble floors, and magnificent views of the estate’s lush gardens. Nightly rates for the suite are around $2,700.
The St. Regis New York, New York City, New York
Located 13 blocks from Bryant Park, fashionistas can enjoy a respite at this opulent hotel. Guests are invited to kick back in the “Dior” and “Tiffany” suites designed to emulate the high-end pieces of the designers. Suite amenities include complimentary champagne upon arrival, a private shopping pass to the respective designers’ showrooms, and a 24-hour butler. Nightly rates for the suites are $10,500.
Tortuga Bay Hotel Puntacana Resort & Club, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Travelers are invited to experience fashionable luxury in one of 13 beachside villas impeccably designed by Oscar de la Renta. Each of the pristine villas are decorated with the finest furnishings and feature spacious interiors and balconies surrounded by stunning scenery. All rooms include premium Frette linens, kitchenettes and coralline stone bathrooms. Nightly rates start at $568.