Some holidays you want to enjoy the sleek and chic luxury of a cutting-edge hotel.
Boutique hotel collection Mr & Mrs Smith‘s offers those seeking a stylish getaway its top 5 picks for an edgy escape.
Saffire, Freycinet Peninsula, Australia
Generating global buzz with its wow-worthy mix of directional design and natural charm, shoreside sensation Saffire is putting Australia’s southernmost island Tasmania firmly on the style map.
Shaped like a sinuous stingray, Sanctuary, the main body of the hotel, is home to view-packing restaurant Palate, where seasonal local seafood and fish are a must.
Tenface, Bangkok, Thailand
Checking into Tenface, you’ll be handed a box of tricks.
Inside you’ll find a Skytrain pass, Thai sim card, herbal toiletries and an iPod nano loaded with video podcasts by in-the-know locals sharing their favorite spots to eat, drink and shop.
Shoreditch Rooms, London, United Kingdom
East London is the go-to spot for style-seekers in the English capital these days, and there’s no better launch pad for making the most of the area’s hot shops, galleries and markets than sexy Shoreditch Rooms.
The 26 bedrooms may be bijou, but bag a Small+ for a spacious City-facing terrace.
Its wittily wacky themed rooms might not appeal to everyone, but the young at heart – and fans of fantastical fun – will feel right at home at Wanderlust, a style-sussed 29-bed boutique hotel in Singapore’s vibrant Little India quarter.
Dreamed up by hot hotelier Loh Lik Peng, with help from a fistful of local designers, the most extreme rooms are decked out like spaceships, treehouses and even monster typewriters.
Maison Moschino, Milan, Italy
Sharing your hotel with ornamental sheep might not seem an obvious style statement, but this Milan marvel puts the surreal into the sartorial.
Created by Italian mega-brand Moschino, and housed in the city’s first railway station, 65-room Maison Moschino teams haute couture allure with avant-garde decor.