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New Leading Hotels of the World

Banyan Tree MayakobaThe Leading Hotels of the World annual directory for 2010 was released worldwide this week.  There are 13 new Leading Hotels in the handsome hardcover volume which showcases more than 450 members in over 80 countries across the globe.  They are as follows: Royal Spa Kitzbühel, Jochberg, Austria The Augustine, Prague, Czech Republic Kameha Grand Bonn, Cologne, Bonn, Germany Verdura Golf & Spa Resort, Sicily, Agrigento, Italy Hotel Villa Magna, Madrid, Spain One&Only Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Chateau Star River, Guangzhou, P.R. of China Zendai Hotel Yin, Shanghai, P.R. of China Capella Singapore, Sentosa Island, Singapore Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Riviera Maya, Mexico Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort, Riviera Maya, Mexico Bristol Buenaventura, Buenaventua, Panama Tivoli São Paulo Mofarrej, São Paulo, Brazil

Paul Johnson

Paul Johnson is Editor of A Luxury Travel Blog and has worked in the travel industry for more than 30 years. He is Winner of the Innovations in Travel ‘Best Travel Influencer’ Award from WIRED magazine. In addition to other awards, the blog has also been voted “one of the world’s best travel blogs” and “best for luxury” by The Daily Telegraph.

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  1. How many people on this planet really think to themselves that they would love to stay in a luxury hotel in Germany or Austria or Switzerland for that matter? Those are weird locations to have rated as super duper hotels.

  2. As a hotel booking agent we routinely submit enquiries to LHW and without fail we always get a prompt response with an excellent selection of hotels. The Augustine, Prague, in the Czech Republic is an excellent example of LHW portfolia.

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