Sometimes where you stay is a reason to visit a place all by itself. It might be the treehouse of your dreams, a unique guesthouse you never want to leave, or a perfectly designed luxury hotel. It’s one of our favourite things about traveling. We look for places that are unusual, creative, unique, and special – the kinds of places you want to tell people about. This is our collection of special stays from around the world. They range from hip boutique hotels to off-grid glamping resorts and outstanding AirBnBs – for us special isn't about the price, it's about the character. We also include these unique hotels and places to stay in our detailed .