Saturday, July 25, 2015

8 amazing hotels around the world with museum quality art collections

ARTNET NEWS
By Amah-Rose Abrams
Sigalit Landau, Thirst at the Elma Hotel. Photo: Courtesy the Elma Hotel.
In the material world we live in there is always someone trying to make it big by redefining luxury. While there is always a Jeff Koons-designed yacht to contemplate, there is no debating the fact that waking up in a gorgeous location looking at millions of dollars' worth of beautiful art is pretty incomparable. If you're a fan of luxe traveling, and are aiming to avoid well-trodden tourist sites (some of which are plagued by rats) this summer holiday, we have compiled a list of eight top hotels around the world that boast great art collections. Add them to your bucket list! [link]

  1. Benesse House, Naoshima
  2. The Thief, Oslo
  3. The Surrey, New York
  4. La Colombe d'Or, Côte d'Azur
  5. 21c Louisville Museum Hotel, USA
  6. The Dolder Grand, Zurich
  7. Ritz-Carlton Millennia Singapore
  8. Elma Hotel, Zichron Ya'akov, Israel