If you’re anything like us, your feed is probably filled with travel accounts posting picture-perfect shots of amazing, inspiring destinations. But that’s just Instagram, nowhere looks that perfect right?
Whether you admit it or not, we all get the urge to upload that perfect Instagram photo every now and again. While destination photos always do well on Instagram, why not make your Insta followers jealous with these incredible views from your hotel room.
Cameras at the ready…
1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge, USA
The 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge is a stunning waterfront retreat that offers sweeping skyline views. The hotel is perfectly located a mere 700 yards from the Brooklyn Bridge Promenade and 350 yards from the East River. Perfect for those insta-worthy photos looking out over Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty.
One&Only Cape Town, South Africa
At the One&Only Cape Town your stunning accommodation comes with everything you’d expect from a renowned luxury hotel. With floor-to-ceiling windows and private balconies, the One&Only Cape Town rooms offer the most stunning views of Table Mountain and the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.
Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, Australia
Perfectly positioned in the dress circle of Sydney Harbour is the Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney. It boasts exquisite views of Australia’s international icons – Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour. The elegant guestrooms and suites reflect the vibrant colours of Sydney Harbour, and beyond.
Keemala Hotel, Thailand
You’ll find this hotel in the rainforest of Kamala, Phuket. It’s the perfect blend of indigenous history and 5-star luxury that’s surrounded by lush greenery and overlooks the Andaman Sea. The unique tree house style villas look as if they are almost floating on the hillside, and are the perfect private hideaway. You can immerse yourself in true Thai culture by enjoying a traditional treatment in the spa. Enjoy a cocktail on your terrace. And get that perfect candid photo in your private pool. #wishyouwerehere
Alila Jabal Akhdar, Oman
With stunning mountain views and amazing interior design, you’ll be wondering where to point your camera first. A highlight of this resort is the Juniper restaurant; which offers out of this world service and first-class Arabic cuisine. It’s no secret we all love a foodie photo – so be sure to get your phone ready, as each dish is just as beautiful as the next.
Four Seasons, Bora Bora
All those private over-water villas you’ve seen splashed over social media? They’re here. This place is truly a private island paradise with amazing food, stunning views and beautiful reefs filled with tropical fish. So, if you’re spending the afternoon scuba diving or simply taking a quick swim to cool off, the crystal blue waters will give you the chance to photograph some beautiful marine life. There’s few places in the world that will give you a sunset like Bora Bora. Also, make sure you’ve got a selfie stick handy – as you’re likely to be sharing the resort with a celebrity or two.
Jade Mountain Resort, Saint Lucia
This resort lies on the Caribbean coastline and no matter where you point the camera, you’re guaranteed to get a beautiful photo. Forget Instagram filters – you won’t need them here. The architecture of the building is striking enough, but the views surrounding this resort are really something else. A photo of you relaxing in your private infinity pool, cocktail in hand, is guaranteed to clock up some likes and give your followers some serious travel envy.
Burj Al Arab, Dubai
This hotel is an iconic feature of the Dubai skyline. In addition to being one of the tallest and most luxurious resorts in the world. Take in the panoramic views from any of the 9 signature restaurants. The floor to ceiling windows provide the perfect lighting and the resort has its own private waterpark for that classic ‘I’ve had worse Monday’s’ shot.
You certainly won’t be short of #instaworthy content at any of these hotels. But while the photos are amazing to look back on, (and will create the Insta feed of dreams), being present in the moment is what really matters. Just don’t forget us when you become a famous Instagram travel influencer!