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To truly enjoy a destination, you need the best local tips from the most savvy luxury lovers. Luckily for us, we offer one-of-a-kind hotels that are proudly independent to ensure we have first-hand local knowledge to create unforgettable experiences. Here is a selection of curated articles that use our local knowledge as a guide to help your holiday become a tailored, luxury-packed adventure.

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Four of the best luxury family hotels in the UK

Four of the best luxury family hotels in the UK

Travelling with children can mean sacrificing luxury over facilities. It doesn’t have to be this way! Here are five of the best luxury family hotels...

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Go behind-the-seams of the world’s most stylish suites

Go behind-the-seams of the world’s most stylish suites

As Fashion Week comes to town in London, New York, Paris and Milan, we shine a spotlight on some of the world’s most stylish boutique...

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Me Time: Inspiring February Escapes for Solo Travellers

Me Time: Inspiring February Escapes for Solo Travellers

Forget Cupid and his bow. For some, February is all about independent travel. Whether you’re after some winter sun, want to leave the nine-to-five behind...

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5 European getaways made for 2

5 European getaways made for 2

Our adult-only hotel edition   Europe. It’s hard not to swoon over just how much it has to offer: stunning cities, vibrant nightlife, cultural hotspots...

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What’s your 2020 vision?

What’s your 2020 vision?

Kick-start your imagination with these top 10 bucket list destinations for 2020. At the turn of the new decade,  it is out with the old...

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Vitamin Sea: Five dreamy island destinations made for winter sun escapes

Vitamin Sea: Five dreamy island destinations made for winter sun escapes

Banish the January blues with a red-carpet escape to these sunny island paradises. From lazing in a hammock in the South Pacific to strolling along...

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The ultimate Florence city guide

The ultimate Florence city guide

From must-see sights to must-try foods   Small and perfectly formed, Florence is the perfect city break destination. You’ll encounter some of the world’s finest...

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The Hot List 2020: 10 of the best new boutique hotels in the world

The Hot List 2020: 10 of the best new boutique hotels in the world

From a boutique hotel in Miami which allegedly inspired the Conga dance to a blissful resort nestled within The Himalayas, here are 10 of the...

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6 European ski resorts for thrill-seeking families

6 European ski resorts for thrill-seeking families

Finding a holiday that gets the thumbs-up from the whole family is surely one of the holy grails of parenting. With great get-away-from-it-all vibes, cosy...

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5 of the finest eco-conscious resorts

5 of the finest eco-conscious resorts

Hotels that help you tread lightly when you travel Staying in luxury can be even sweeter when you know you’re doing your best for the...

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Head Down South: Spa Hotels in Sussex

Head Down South: Spa Hotels in Sussex

Waking up in luxurious comfort. Spending the morning being massaged, scrubbed and manicured. Spa hotels in Sussex combine the ultimate in pampering with a stay...

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Four of the best family hotels in London

Four of the best family hotels in London

London is an ultimate family destination and the best family hotels in London manage to combine location and luxury with family-friendly facilities. There’s so much...

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Hotels in Paris with Eiffel Tower views

Hotels in Paris with Eiffel Tower views

Finding hotels in Paris with Eiffel Tower views as well as perfect service and beautiful rooms can be tricky. Fortunately we know exactly where to...

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Bubble Up: Hotels with Jacuzzis in the UK

Bubble Up: Hotels with Jacuzzis in the UK

Slip in and let the bubbles do their thing. There are few experiences quite as relaxing as a long soak in a Jacuzzi. Whether it’s...

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Five of the best family hotels in Scotland

Five of the best family hotels in Scotland

With historic castles, rugged coastlines and friendly locals, Scotland is the perfect place to visit with the whole clan. Choose from accommodation including a castle...

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A Scandi-chic girls’ getaway

A Scandi-chic girls’ getaway

Abi Tottenham-Smith, SLH’s Head of Social Media, explores Scandinavia with four USA bloggers and Norwegian Airlines…   AT A GLANCE In October, I took four...

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Off-the-beaten-track: highlights of Bhutan

Off-the-beaten-track: highlights of Bhutan

A 9-day itinerary through the last remaining Himalayan Kingdom   From hilltop fortresses and ancient Buddhist monasteries to breathtaking landscapes dominated by one of the...

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Q&A with Daniel Luddington, SLH’s Vice President of Development

Q&A with Daniel Luddington, SLH’s Vice President of Development

TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF. WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Home is in Haywards Heath in the Sussex countryside between London and Brighton. I live with my...

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Top 5 places for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve

Top 5 places for an unforgettable New Year’s Eve

From blow-out feasts to free-for-all fireworks, here’s how five different places celebrate   Filled with historic traditions, symbolic rituals and superstitions, welcoming in the New...

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5 of the coolest December hotspots

5 of the coolest December hotspots

From the Northern Lights to the Middle East   Switch the out-of-office on early with these December getaways. Whether it’s an alternative Christmas market, winter-friendly...

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