11 Best Cool Hotels (2024)

Explore some of the best Cool Hotels worldwide with our top picks.

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Featuring a mid-century modern aesthetic with hints of Art Deco and Regency, each of the 201 accommodations at The Roxy hotel is subtle yet luxuriously sleek— with a mix of clean, classic lines with bold punctuations of colour and style.

USA
New York
Roxy Hotel New York
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Chateau Denmark is a boutique hotel nestled in the beating heart of buzzing Soho on Denmark Street. The hotel emerges as a testament to London's rich musical tapestry, spanning 55 delightfully eccentric session rooms and apartments across 16 historic buildings.

England
London
Chateau Denmark
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Hotel Bardo

From
240
p/ night

Hotel Bardo seamlessly blends modern comforts with the ethereal beauty of Tulum's lush landscape. Each loft-style villa combines the warmth of indigenous materials with contemporary design. The villas feature spacious living rooms and bedrooms, bathrooms with semi-exterior showers and patios with private plunge pools.

Mexico
Tulum
Hotel Bardo
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The bar at Hotel Bardo, a five-star boutique hotel
Swimming pool at Hotel Bardo, a five-star boutique hotel
Villa with private plunge pool at Hotel Bardo, a five-star boutique hotel
Room at Hotel Bardo, a five-star boutique hotel
Outdoor garden at Hotel Bardo, a five-star boutique hotel
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A boutique hotel set in a historic building in Midtown Manhattan, a central hub for New Yorkers and international travellers alike. Rooms range from small twin bunk bedrooms to spacious loft suites. Enjoy gourmet coffee from Stumptown Coffee Roasters Cafe and live music in the hotel’s bustling lobby.

USA
New York
Ace Hotel New York
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The Standard’s first hotel outside America is housed in the former Camden Town Hall Annex, a renovated Brutalist building dating back to 1974. The hotel's 266 rooms come in 42 unique styles ranging from cosy to terraced suites with outdoor bathtubs.

England
London
The Standard London
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Habitas Tulum

From
350
p/ night

Habitas Tulum stands as a beacon of eco-luxury, seamlessly blending the rugged charm of its surroundings with gorgeous design. Its 32 luxury tents are thoughtfully divided, with five offering pristine oceanfront views and a further 17 situated closer to the verdant jungle backdrop.

Mexico
Tulum
Habitas Tulum
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luxury tent at Habitas Tulum, a boutique hotel in Tulum
luxury tent with a sea view at Habitas Tulum, a boutique hotel in Tulum
Outdoor shower, at Habitas Tulum, a boutique hotel in Tulum
Outdoor lounge at Habitas Tulum, a boutique hotel in Tulum
Drone short of Habitas Tulum, a boutique hotel in Tulum
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New Road Hotel is a stylish 79-bedroom boutique hotel in East London’s vibrant Whitechapel neighbourhood. It is housed in a former textile factory, maintaining features such as industrial windows, fire-escape doors, and the original textile factory vibe.

England
London
New Road Hotel
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A retreat on the waterfront of Brooklyn Bridge, with expansive skyline views of Manhattan. Designed by local artists using native greenery, reclaimed woods, industrial steels and organic cotton mattresses. 1 Hotel Brooklyn is probably the most eco-friendly hotel in New York City. The rooftop pool is pretty unique.

USA
New York
1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge
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The Town Hall Hotel & Apartments is a boutique hotel in the East End's Bethnal Green, offering an amalgamation of historic charm and modern luxury. Housed in the former Bethnal Green Town Hall, it merges its Edwardian architecture with contemporary features, creating a unique experience for its guests.

England
London
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
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Room at Town Hall Hotel & Apartments, a boutique hotel in Bethnal Green
Living room at Town Hall Hotel & Apartments, a boutique hotel in Bethnal Green
Entrance hall at Town Hall Hotel & Apartments, a boutique hotel in Bethnal Green
Restaurant at Town Hall Hotel & Apartments, a boutique hotel in Bethnal Green
Bedroom  at Town Hall Hotel & Apartments, a boutique hotel in Bethnal Green
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La Valise Tulum

From
670
p/ night

La Valise is a boutique hotel in Tulum offering 22 distinct accommodations. On the beachfront, 11 rooms offer striking sea views, enriched with local craftsman art and top-tier comforts. The rolling beds stand out, introducing a novel way to experience the sea's rhythm, all from the comfort of your suite.

Mexico
Tulum
La Valise Tulum
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Bedroom at La Valise, a boutique hotel in Tulum.
Suite with a seaview,  at La Valise, a boutique hotel in Tulum.
Four poster bed at La Valise, a boutique hotel in Tulum.
traditional huts at La Valise, a boutique hotel in Tulum.
Tulum beach  at La Valise, a boutique hotel in Tulum.
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The Bowery hotel offers a quintessential NY experience, featuring 17 stories and 125 sunny guest rooms, with floor-to-ceiling industrial-styled windows, hardwood floors, vintage-inspired decor and their signature Oushak rugs.

USA
New York
The Bowery Hotel
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The Hoxton, one of the first boutique hotels opening in creative Shoreditch, offers industrial deco boasting roaring fires and exposed brickwork. The hotel has a welcoming open lobby, a place to work, catch up over coffee, cosy up near the fireplaces, or knock back a cocktail or two.

England
London
The Hoxton Shoreditch
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Delek Tulum

From
450
p/ night

Immerse yourself in Delek Tulum's eco-chic haven – a boutique hotel in Tulum's party strip. Its cabañas blend luxe comfort with sustainability, a serene escape amidst Tulum's art, music, and turquoise waters.

Mexico
Tulum
Delek Tulum
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hammock on the beach at Delek Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
Suite at Delek Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
Suite with a four poster bed at Delek Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
Outdoor gardens, at Delek Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
pathways through the cabanas, at Delek Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
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The Portobello Hotel is a boutique hotel located in the heart of Notting Hill. Each room offers a unique decor with a mix of vintage and contemporary styles, an elegant colour palette and eclectic materials filled with natural light.

England
London
The Portobello Hotel
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NEST Tulum

From
380
p/ night

At the heart of Tulum Beach, NEST Tulum is a boutique hotel offering a serene retreat. Each of its 12 rooms tells its own story: from the Ocean Rooms with their soothing sound of waves to the unique 360-degree views of the Tower Upper’s hammock roof deck and the secluded charm of the Garden Rooms.

Mexico
Tulum
NEST Tulum
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Suite at Nest Tulum, boutique hotel
Living room at Nest Tulum, boutique hotel
Balcony at Nest Tulum, boutique hotel
Minimalist room with ceiling fan at Nest Tulum, boutique hotel
Private terrace with a hammock, at Nest Tulum, boutique hotel
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Since The Hoxton's boutique hotel brand debut in London's East End in 2006, the brand has been synonymous with creating spaces that reflect the vibrancy of their neighbourhoods, and The Hoxton, Holborn is no exception.

England
London
The Hoxton, Holborn
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Living room at The Hoxton, Holborn, a boutique hotel in London.
Living room at The Hoxton, Holborn, a boutique hotel in London.
Restaurant at The Hoxton, Holborn, a boutique hotel in London.
Bar at The Hoxton, Holborn, a boutique hotel in London.
Bedroom at The Hoxton, Holborn, a boutique hotel in London.
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The Ace Hotel Brooklyn is a 208-room stylish hotel located in the heart of Brooklyn in New York City. As expected from the Ace brand, one of the world's trendiest hotel chains, the overall aesthetic offers a minimalist industrial-chic vibe. Right in the building, you will find top-notch dining and drinking options, morning, noon and night.

USA
New York
Ace Hotel Brooklyn
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The Hoxton Southwark is a hotel that invites guests to dive deep into the city's rich culture. From the iconic TATE Modern to the bustling Borough Market and the historic Tower Bridge, the hotel serves as a gateway to the very best attractions Southwark has to offer.

England
London
The Hoxton Southwark
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Hotel Tiki Tiki Tulum is a testament to the confluence of Miami Beach Art Deco design and traditional Mexican aesthetics. This boutique hotel offers spacious rooms with balconies, an eye-candy striped pool and the occasional toucan visitor.

Mexico
Tulum
Hotel Tiki Tiki Tulum
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Pool bar at boutique hotel Tiki Tiki Tulum
art deco striped pool at boutique hotel Tiki Tiki Tulum
bar at boutique hotel Tiki Tiki Tulum
art deco lounge at boutique hotel Tiki Tiki Tulum
jungle room with ceiling fan and hammock at boutique hotel Tiki Tiki Tulum
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The Hoxton brand, synonymous with contemporary flair, brings its signature aesthetic to Shepherd's Bush, launching a space that echoes mid-century charm paired with dynamic details such as curvy lines and wavy mirrors.

England
London
The Hoxton Shepherd's Bush
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Lobby at The Hoxton Shepherd's Bush
Bar at The Hoxton Shepherd's Bush Hotel in London
Bar chairs at The Hoxton Shepherd's Bush Hotel in London
Bedroom at The Hoxton Shepherd's Bush Hotel in London
Bedroom at The Hoxton Shepherd's Bush Hotel in London
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The Other House is your home in South Kensington perfectly located close to Hyde Park and Knightsbridge and on the doorstep of some of London’s most iconic cultural landmarks. A Residents’ Club for people going places, The Other House combines home comforts and apartment-style living with hotel services and Private Club amenities.

England
London
The Other House South Kensington
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Bar at The Other House Residents Club South Kensington
Library at The Other House Residents Club South Kensington
Fireplace at The Other House Residents Club South Kensington
Bedroom at The Other House Residents Club South Kensington
Restaurant at The Other House Residents Club South Kensington
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Hotel Panamera

From
320
p/ night

Nestled in the heart of Tulum Beach, Hotel Panamera is a boutique hotel adorned with only 14 rooms. The hotel invites guests to embark on a journey of design, food, and soul-stirring music.

Mexico
Tulum
Hotel Panamera
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Red and white tiled swimming pool at Hotel Panamera, a boutique hotel in Tulum Beach
Sun loungers and a red and white tiled swimming pool at Hotel Panamera, a boutique hotel in Tulum Beach
Restaurant at Hotel Panamera, a boutique hotel in Tulum Beach
Beach club  at Hotel Panamera, a boutique hotel in Tulum Beach
Bedroom  at Hotel Panamera, a boutique hotel in Tulum Beach
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The Walker Hotel Tribeca is a boutique hotel that breathes life into an old ribbon factory, gracefully blending past with present. The hotel provides small yet well-designed rooms, with some like the Cortland Corner King room, creatively maximising space.

USA
New York
Walker Hotel Tribeca
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Once a quintessential Victorian pub, the Princess Royal has been reborn as a stylish small London hotel and pub in Notting Hill. Overseen by the likes of Country Creatures and Cubitt House, it showcases British artistry and sustainability in its décor and ethos.

England
London
The Princess Royal Notting Hill
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Nômade Tulum

From
390
p/ night

Nômade Tulum is a boutique hotel located at the southernmost tip of the Riviera Maya on a stretch of white sand and turquoise water that borders the dense Yucatan jungle. Accommodation options include rustic ocean-fronted suites, treehouses and Morrocan-style tents.

Mexico
Tulum
Nômade Tulum
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Bedroom at Nômade Tulum boutique hotel
balcony with sofas and views at Nômade Tulum boutique hotel
Outdoor area at Nômade Tulum boutique hotel
outdoor lounge area at Nômade Tulum boutique hotel
Bed with pillows at Nômade Tulum boutique hotel
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Nestled in East London's bustling Shoreditch neighbourhood, One Hundred Shoreditch is a five-star hotel that offers the tranquillity of elegantly designed bedrooms and the fun of social venues. With interiors conceived by Jacu Strauss, the spaces feature wood and white ambiences, abstract paintings, and bold statement vases.

England
London
One Hundred Shoreditch
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huge pink sofa and huge windows at One Hundred Shoreditch
Bar at One Hundred Shoreditch
Goddard & Gibbs restaurant, at One Hundred Shoreditch
Bedroom detail, at One Hundred Shoreditch
Bedroom and window, at One Hundred Shoreditch
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The Ludlow Hotel is located in the heart of hip Lower East Side in downtown Manhattan. The stylish rooms decor include silk rugs, cream-painted wood beams, oversized round brass chandeliers, marble tables and purple velvet chairs. Relax and enjoy people-watching in a Maison Margiela bathrobe.

USA
New York
The Ludlow Hotel
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The London EDITION is a five-star hotel, located in Fitzrovia on the edge of Soho. The boutique hotel preserves the most delicate aspects of an iconic landmark building while blending thoughtful design with oak floors, wood-panelled walls, custom furnishings and evocative photography from Hendrik Kerstens.

England
London
The London EDITION
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Radhoo Tulum

From
310
p/ night

Radhoo Tulum is a boutique hotel that stands as an ode to bohemian luxury. Its design features 14 distinctive rooms that seamlessly fuse the rustic allure of Tulum with subtle modern touches.

Mexico
Tulum
Radhoo Tulum
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Swimming pool at Radhoo Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
Swimming pool surrounded by jungle at Radhoo Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
Four poster bed at Radhoo Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
incredible views at Radhoo Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
spacious room at Radhoo Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico
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Be Tulum

From
560
p/ night

The brainchild of Argentinean siblings Sebastian and Hernan Sas from Sas Arquitectos, Be Tulum is a boutique hotel that represents their architectural prowess and also their commitment to the locale. The hotel's design is a nod to the beauty of the Mayan Riviera.

Mexico
Tulum
Be Tulum
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Cool bedroom with a terrace view at Be Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico.
Beach at Be Tulum.
Double bedroom at Be Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico.
Terrace with gorgeous furniture at Be Tulum.
Beautiful bedroom with an ocean view at Be Tulum, a boutique hotel in Mexico.
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1 Hotel Central Park is an eco-friendly hotel tucked just behind Central Park, in the middle of Manhattan, making it the perfect refuge for your urban adventures. Relax in comfort, surrounded by living green plants and thoughtful touches of nature.

USA
New York
1 Hotel Central Park
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Encantada Tulum

From
560
p/ night

Perched on Tulum's pristine coast, Encantada Tulum is a boutique hotel boasting just eight rooms, each offering views that sweep across the Caribbean Sea or tranquil jungle gardens. Immerse in rustic elegance as every room is adorned with artisan-crafted elements, private terraces, and Tulum’s chilled spirit.

Mexico
Tulum
Encantada Tulum
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Wooden balcony with sea view at boutique hotel Encantada Tulum
Room at boutique hotel Encantada Tulum
Bed with a mosquito net at boutique hotel Encantada Tulum
outdoor gardens and accomodations at boutique hotel Encantada Tulum
drone shot of Encantada Tulum with the jungle and caribbean sea
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Rising above a former elevated train line that has become downtown’s favorite public park. All rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows with sweeping views of Manhattan or the mighty Hudson River. The hotel’s open spaces include a bustling German beer garden, a rooftop disco and an outdoor public plaza with rotating art installations and a winter ice rink.

USA
New York
The Standard High Line
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The Henrietta Hotel is a 40-room boutique hotel in the heart of the historic Covent Garden, surrounded by London's best theatres and museums. The hotel boasts a unique design inspired by the neighbourhood's rich history with a touch of Italian influence, created by renowned designer Dorothée Meilichzon.

England
London
The Henrietta Hotel
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Coqui Coqui Papholchac Coba Residence & Spa is a boutique hotel located in the village of Coba, nestled within the lush jungle of the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. The architectural design features two limestone towers, each housing luxurious suites adorned with safari-inspired furniture, stone bathtubs, and hanging hammocks.

Mexico
Tulum
Coqui Coqui Papholchac Coba Residence & Spa
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Sun Street Hotel is a luxurious five-star boutique hotel situated between trendy Shoreditch and the traditional City of London. Offering 14 bedrooms, the hotel elegantly blends the historical significance of its six Georgian houses with the ever-evolving modern skyline of London.

England
London
Sun Street Hotel
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Bedroom at Sun Street Hotel
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Restaurant at Sun Street Hotel
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Wythe Hotel

From
250
p/ night

The Wythe Hotel inhabits a 1901 factory building on the waterfront of vibrant Williamsburg in Brooklyn. It has been meticulously converted into a 69-room hotel. We love the exposed brick walls, high wooden ceilings and large windows - with King Kong skyline views from many rooms, including its magnificent Art Deco-inspired rooftop bar.

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New York
Wythe Hotel
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Located in the trendy Williamsburg neighbourhood in Brooklyn, the hotel is styled with double-height ceilings, natural finishes and unique style elements such as the elegant marble and brass bathrooms. The signature restaurant is distinguished by the vegetable-focused menu.

USA
New York
Arlo Williamsburg
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The Artist Residence is a cool and laid-back 10-bedroom boutique hotel nestled in the quiet side streets of Pimlico, just minutes from the bustle of Victoria station. The comfy rooms offer vintage furnishings and rustic wooden floors, giving it that feeling of a home away from home.

England
London
Artist Residence London
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Nestled off Cooper Square, The Standard East Village embodies the eccentric charm of one of New York's most artistic neighborhoods. This 21-story tower begins with a tenement-style entrance, leading to rooms with unmatched Manhattan views.

USA
New York
The Standard East Village
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Shoreditch House is set in an impressively converted warehouse, offering 26 comfortable rooms in its main building plus 15 more off hip Redchurch Street. Guests have access to the trendy members club, gym, restaurants and spa. The heated rooftop pool offers unparalleled views of the city.

England
London
Shoreditch House
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The Hoxton Williamsburg opened its doors in September 2018 as the Hoxton's first foray into the US market. The hotel occupies a historical site, previously housing the Rosenwach Water Tower Factory.

USA
New York
The Hoxton Williamsburg
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SIXTY SoHo

From
450
p/ night

The SIXTY SoHo is a boutique hotel in Manhattan’s SoHo District with 97 chic rooms and suites, each thoughtfully appointed with distinct details and graced with outstanding art pieces by Harland Miller.

USA
New York
SIXTY SoHo
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Gordon Ramsay’s York & Albany is a stylish hotel, restaurant and bar set in a stunning Regency townhouse in lively Camden, just a few steps from leafy Regent's Park. Initially a coaching house in the 1820’s, it is now decorated with period antiques, decadent fabrics and thoughtful artwork.

England
London
York & Albany
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The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell is a quirky 13-bedroom Georgian townhouse located just on the historic St John's Square. This eclectic hotel offers unique rooms, each with different, bold shades of heritage colours and vivacious antique pieces.

England
London
The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell
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The Ned is London’s latest coolest hotel. Set in the former Midland Bank building in the City of London, just steps from Bank Station. The Ned hosts 250 gorgeous bedrooms, ten restaurants, and a stunning rooftop bar and pool. Not to mention the 20m indoor pool and spa, along with an awesome gym.

England
London
The Ned
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