Jade Mountain in St. Lucia
Shangri-La Hotel Paris, France
Two-story Duplex Terrace Eiffel Tower View Suites at the Shangri-La Hotel Paris feature views of the city's iconic Eiffel Tower and the River Seine, plus private terraces for soaking it all in.
Atlantis the Palm in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Leave it to a hotel in Dubai to create a suite with an aquarium wall. Underwater Suites at Atlantis the Palm have just that, with floor-to-ceiling glass windows looking into the hotel's Ambassador Lagoon, home to about 65,000 marine animals. Guests can also watch the fish go by from oversized soaking tubs in the suites' bathrooms, with glass walls that look into the lagoon as well.
Lion Sands Game Reserve in Sabi Sand, South Africa
Sleep under the stars at Chalkley's Treehouse at the Lion Sands Game Reserve in South Africa. Built on a platform in a centuries-old Leadwood Tree, the room offers a bird's eye view of the African bush and the animals that roam through it. Guests arrive at the treehouse at sunset, where drinks and a picnic dinner are ready and waiting.
Mukul Resort in Guacalito de la Isla, Nicaragua
The sand and water of Playa Manzanillo is just steps away from Mukul Resort's Bohios Rooms, with floor-to-ceiling windows that make it easy to take in the tropical landscape. A sliding glass door leads to the room's plunge pool, while a separate veranda with daybeds offers a private spot for sunning.
Ritz-Carlton Shanghai Pudong, China
Hotel Iso-Syöte in Syöte, Finland
Hotel Iso-Syöte makes the most of the stunning natural surroundings of Finland's Lapland region with its two-story Eagle View Suites. Glass ceilings make stargazing and spotting the Northern Lights from the lofted bed possible in winter, while downstairs features a fireplace for cozying around, plus a jacuzzi and sauna.
The Wythe in Brooklyn, New York
Watch the sun set over the New York City skyline from the comfort of the bed in Manhattan View King Rooms. at the Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Add a cocktail from the room's mini-bar, stocked with local snacks and booze, or head to the hotel's sixth-floor bar The Ides for drinks on the rooftop patio.
Explora Patagonia, Chile
Post Ranch Inn in Big Sur, California
Lapa Rios Eco Lodge in Puerto Jiménez, Costa Rica
Set in a private nature reserve on Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula, the reed-thatched bungalows at Lapa Rios Eco Lodge are open-air with screens and overlook the Pacific Ocean or Golfo Dulce. They also include private outdoor decks with showers, hammocks and lounge chairs.
The Line in Los Angeles, California
Wake up to views of the Hollywood Hills at The Line Hotel, where Sean Knibb-designed guest rooms also include mod cons like free wifi and extras like a minibar stocked with a mix of Western and Korean snacks (a nod to the hotel's location in L.A.'s Koreatown).