Just when you thought holidays were all about t-shirts, thongs and a little sunscreen slapped on your face, turns out that almost half of travellers think otherwise. In fact, a recent survey by Booking.com found that 48% of global travellers agree that looking their best while on holiday is important. The holiday wardrobe certainly plays a significant role in this, with one in three travellers saying that their travel style is the secret to their holiday confidence. And we know it doesn’t just stop there. Fashionistas around the globe have been known to flock to some truly fashionable hotels, signifying that the fashion goes beyond the clothes they’re wearing. So where do they stay? With the help of Booking.com, we’ve rounded up some of the best hotels offering the ultimate fashion experience – from spectacular Zebrawood décor to suites decorated by Coco Chanel herself.

Ritz Paris – Paris, France

Any fashionista travelling to Paris with enough cash in her handbag should surely stay in the Coco Chanel Suite at the Ritz Paris. What many people might not know is that fashion designer Coco Chanel called the Ritz Paris her home for 34 years. The hotel re-opened in 2016, featuring a two-bedroom Coco Chanel Suite dedicated to the designer. Decorating the suite herself, the style reflects her love for Asian lacquer, gilded mirrors and the pairing of black with white.

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Fendi Private Suites – Rome, Italy

The ultimate fashion lovers paradise awaits at the Fendi Private Suites, located in the Fendi flagship boutique in the heart of Rome. So a spot of shopping can be combined with a luxurious stay in one of the hotel’s seven designed suites. Reminiscent of the Fendi aesthetic, the hotel offers exclusive access to and immersion into the Fendi world, as it redefines luxury for sophisticated customers who are looking for privacy as well as a unique experience. Just a stone’s throw away from the Spanish Steps and Trevi Fountain, and within walking distance to Piazza Navona, the Pantheon and Vatican City, what more could you want?

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Palazzo Versace – Gold Coast, Australia

Located on Aussie soil, the Palazzo Versace is the home of Versace, one of the most iconic fashion brands in the world. Set on exclusive waterfront setting on the Gold Coast, the Palazzo Versace Gold Coast boasts world class accommodation with its impeccable architecture and bespoke Versace furnishings. Italian craftmanship can be seen throughout, from the gold detailing through to Versace Medusa mosaics set into marble floors and furnishings. The fashion experience doesn’t stop there, with the hotel offering award winning restaurants, an Aurora spa retreat, a private marina and of course, a Versace boutique.

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Hotel de Crillon – Paris, France

Situated on the Place de la Concorde lies a 17th-cenutry building featuring two suites which have been designed by none other than Karl Lagerfeld. This Parisian wonder is the Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel, which offers a delicate balance between conservation and transformation. The Grand Appartements convey designer Karl Lagerfeld’s personal vision of French chic and modernity which includes bespoke furniture, vintage chandeliers, wood-panelled walls and French Imperial mirrors.

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Round Hill Hotel and Villas – Montego Bay, Jamaica

Jamaica is home to a luxurious hotel designed by iconic fashion designer Ralph Lauren. Nestled in a lush tropical hillside along a private bay of turquoise waters, the Round Hill Hotel features 36 oceanfront guestrooms and 27 Private luxury Jamaica Villas. All 36 guestrooms boast unbelievable views of Round Hill’s bay and underwater reef and are steps from the main infinity pool and white sand beach.

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Armani Hotel – Dubai

Fashion icon Giorgio Armani clearly had a vision beyond clothes when he revealed the Armani Hotel, which features a private entrance and occupies 11 floors of Dubai’s skyscraper, Burj Khalifa. Boasting all the Armani signature details, the space features Eramose stone floors, zebrawood panels and custom-made furnishings. The hotel includes a deluxe spa and has direct access to Dubai Mall.

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  1. Awesome. These are some absolutely beautiful hotels. The Ritz Paris is absolutely luxurious and deserves to be first. Glad to see that our very own Round Hill Hotel made the cut.

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