The best hotels aren’t concerned with the personal lives and preferences of their guests. They exist only to provide the most exquisite service, comfort, and hospitality, so that you have a vacation you’ll always look back on with fondness. After all, everyone has the right to a stress-free holiday, irrespective of their inclinations in relationships. Luckily, there are quite a few LGBTQ-friendly luxury hotels around the world:
Villas at Double Pool Villas by Banyan Tree are surrounded by lush tropical gardens and two glorious pools, with the Andaman Sea not too far away. This romantic retreat in Phuket offers in-villa aperitifs and the services of a villa host.
Specializing in boutique luxury accommodations, Naka Phuket features pool villas with 180 degree views of the sea and overhanging bedrooms that extend 6 metres into the sea! The resort is equipped with an Olympic-sized infinity pool, private beach, and spa.
The Library, Koh Samui
Located on Chaweng Beach in Koh Samui, The Library is a retreat designed for book lovers and all those who enjoy vacationing in peace. The beachfront resort features 46 studios, pool villas, and suites, and the luxury of a quiet stretch of the beach.
This beautiful resort on the banks of the Mae Ping River is the gateway to all of Chiang Mai’s cultural and historical treasures. An adults-only pool and balconies with daybeds invite you to unwind in complete privacy. The retreat also offers a spa and cooking classes.
Anantara Veli, Maldives
An adults-only retreat, Anantara Veli features stunning amenities like a seafront pavilion and spectacular overwater villas. Set on a beautiful Maldivian island, the resort offers everything from a luxury spa to sunset cruises and open-air dining.
This centrally located hotel dates back to 1890, and stands for a perfect blend of history and modernity. Exquisite dining experiences including French, Japanese, and Cantonese, and rejuvenating aroma spa therapies make Imperial Hotel the top choice for travellers visiting Tokyo.
Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort, St Lucia
An all-inclusive resort, Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort is perched on a hill along the Caribbean Sea. Guests can make the most of its romantic villas, world-class spa, and fantastic dining options. There are numerous activities for kids and teens as well.
Casa Velas, Puerto Vallarta
This adults-only hotel is all-inclusive and lets you vacation stress-free. Surrounded by lush gardens and a rolling golf course, the luxury suites feature traditional Mexican design, and come fitted with Jacuzzis and personal immersion pools.
The Cape, A Thompson Hotel, Los Cabos
The Cape pampers guests with the best of boutique luxury in Los Cabos, with uninterrupted beach views, and a Southern California-inspired design by Javier Sanchez. Amenities include chic outdoor cabanas, an exciting rooftop lounge, and two glorious pools.
Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Riviera Maya
This award-winning eco resort on Playa del Carmen envelops guests in the embrace of nature. Over-water villas, sea-facing suites, oceanfront swimming pools, and a scintillating beach club set this retreat apart from its peers.