The pandemic put a halt on the travel industry worldwide but we found another escape by scrolling through Instagram to dreamy destinations and luxurious hotels worldwide. Money.co.uk compiled a list of the top five most-mentioned hotels posted by Instagram users and travelers of Instagram. And so, without further ado, let’s get into it.
Burj ul Arab Jumeirah, Dubai
According to an analysis of the Instagram hashtag data, the most Instagram-worthy hotel in the world, statistically speaking, is Dubai’s Burj ul Arab Jumeirah. This comes as no surprise since the hotel boasts of luxuries and amenities previously unheard of, including a Rolls-Royce chauffeur service. Views from the hotel accounted for more than two million posts on Instagram, making it the most popular hotel on the picture-sharing app.
Soneva Jani, Maldives
The second most mentioned hotel on Instagram was Maldives’ Soneva Jani, a private island luxurious residence of choice for travelers. The hotel has raked in more than 400,000 hashtags, and views of and from the hotel have mesmerized people from all over the world. Soneva Jani boasts a beautiful collection of three islands and fifty pool villas over water.
The Plaza Hotel, New York
Number three on the list of the most Instagrammable hotels is New York’s finest, The Plaza Hotel. Located on the western side of the Grand Army Plaza, it is a French Renaissance-inspired château style building. The Plaza Hotel is a quintessential New York icon and has hosted esteemed guests and celebrities from all across the world.
The Beverly Hills Hotel, Los Angeles
The Beverly Hills Hotel is another iconic hotel that takes pride in hosting some of Hollywood’s finest. The five-star hotel is located on Sunset Boulevard and has historically been a spot for Hollywood A-listers. The hotel has 210 guest rooms and suites, along with 23 bungalows. The exterior of the Beverly Hills Hotel is an iconic pink and green color.
Halekulani Hotel, Oahu
Number five on the list of the most Instagrammable hotels in the world is Halekulani Hotel, Oahu, Hawaii. It has been host to visitors of Waikiki Beach beach for over a hundred years and has earned a name for itself in terms of hospitality, grace, and beauty. It offers all manners of amenities, pools, beaches, magnificent grounds, and well-serviced rooms and suites. It has garnered great reviews on TripAdvisor, with one reviewer hailing the Halekulani Hotel as ‘the best in paradise.’
Exploring these magnificent hotels on the web is already putting us into a daydream. Travelers around the world are planning their trips and itineraries for when the world is restored to normal. So, what are you waiting for?