James Lohan, the founder of Mr&Mrs Smith, said: 'Halcyon House burst on to the scene as a new opening last year, and has since become one of the most impressive boltholes on our books. With its good looks and down to earth charm, it's a well-deserved winner'
Described by the boutique site as 'part beach house, part Hamptons hideaway', the Australian coastal retreat of Halcyon House on Cabarita Beach captured the imagination of the Mr & Mrs Smith community, who awarded it the Best Smith Hotel.
Despite only opening last year, the 21-room newcomer, with its celebrated Queensland chef Ben Devlin, has attracted a legion of fans who voted for it over other enticing global addresses.
James Lohan, the founder of Mr&Mrs Smith, said: 'Halcyon House burst on to the scene as a new opening last year, and has since become one of the most impressive boltholes on our books. With its good looks and down to earth charm, it's a well-deserved winner.'
Founder of Destination Deluxe, Vivienne Tang said: 'Amanemu has incorporated the Japanese bathing tradition of onsen, making it a very authentic and overly Zen spa experience; the watsu pool is definitely a highlight'
Set in Ise-Shima National Park's forests near natural hot springs, Amanemu offers spa guests a spellbinding stay.
As such it was named the most spoiling spa by serenity seekers.
Vivienne Tang, Founder of Destination Deluxe, said: 'Amanemu has incorporated the Japanese bathing tradition of onsen, making it a very authentic and overly Zen spa experience; the watsu pool is definitely a highlight.'
The mirror cube (above) is just one of six individually designed treehouses at this family favourite Swedish hotel
Offering six individually designed treehouses, including a mirror cube and cabin, it's no surprise the Treehotel Sweden is a favourite with adventurous families.
The best family hotel has a spa and a nearby guest house for buffet breakfasts.
Chef Tom Aikens commented on the win: 'I love the freedom that each room gives, the uniqueness in design, how well the hotel integrates into the natural surroundings and the amazing amount of activities available when you stay.'
The central London design hotel has a cosy fireplace and an impressive grand dining room Berners Tavern
Holidaymakers and locals alike looking for the ultimate date night bar should add the London Edition to their black book, according to the luxury experts at Mr & Mrs Smith.
The central London design hotel has a cosy fireplace and an impressive grand dining room called Berners Tavern.
'Each Edition property hits the nail on the head when it comes to killer food and drink combos, and since I'm a sucker for classic cocktails and bygone-era bar culture, this one's a top contender in my book,' said Cyndi Ramirez-Fulton, founder of the Taste The Style website.
Blissful solitude awaits guests who book into Awasi on the edge of Chile's Torres del Paine national park
Guests are treated to a staggering mountain backdrop at the 12 luxury cabins that comprise Awasi.
Blissful solitude awaits on the edge of Chile's Torres del Paine national park
TV presenter Anita Kapoor commented on the award: 'Secluded cabins amidst Patagonian triple peaks, eco-awareness, and they've bothered to make their villas and bathrooms wheelchair accessible; location, privacy and inclusivity wins hands down.'
Editor of Cereal Rosa Parks said described this popular New York address as an 'aesthetic-minded' and 'stylish' boutique hotel
New Yorkers flock to this popular city address to enjoy its modern minimalism, French restaurant and lively, eclectic bar.
Outlining the reasons for its win, Rosa Park, editor of Cereal magazine, said: ‘This hotel engages with and gives back to its community in multiple ways, but my favourite element is the Jeff Koons-mentored mural created by local students, because supporting the arts is what I’m most passionate about.
'And this particular effort is very much in tune with the aesthetic-minded nature of this stylish, boutique hotel.’