Step Inside Some of the World's Most Uniquely Designed Hotels
These design hotels push boundaries, challenge gravity, and one even suspends a UFO-like cabin in mid-air.
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Innovative design can breathe life into a centuries-old building or redefine a skyline with a brand-new building in an up-and-coming town. The best design hotels in the world aren’t limited to exclusively modern, luxury properties or historic hotels with castle-like features. Instead, the emerging crop of high-end design hotels attempts to mirror the external energy of the destination. That’s why keen design in a remote country town in Scotland is different from a cutting-edge building in Shanghai. For the architecturally minded, here are the most uniquely designed hotels in the world: