Big thanks to the team at Mr & Mrs Smith for throwing a great party on Thursday. Here are the winners:

Voted overall best hotel is the Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur California (above).

‘A fabulous all rounder – design, food, views, service… It doesn’t get much better.’– James Lohan, Mr & Mrs Smith

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Other categories included:

Best-Dressed Hotel Alila Villas Uluwatu, Bali
‘Undoubtedly the chicest clifftop in the world: breath-taking views, endless relaxation.’
– Tina Lamb, Harvey Nichols

Best Dressed Hotel - Alila Villas Uluwatu, Bali


Hottest Hotel Bar: Ace Hotel New York
‘The vibrance, the energy, the decor, the drinks lists – it is comfortable, classic and unrepentantly New York.’
– Jared Brown, Sipsmith

Ace Hotel New York


The Eco Award: Sextantio Albergo Diffuso, Abruzzo
‘It is like stepping into one of my favorite childhood movies: Brigadoon. I loved it!’
– Livia Firth, Eco-Age

Eco Award - Sextantio Albergo Diffuso, Abruzzo


Above and Beyond: The Upper House, Hong Kong
It is the hotel I am talked to about more than any in the world – by merit of its ability to appeal to all generations.’
– Jeremy King, restaurateur

Above & Beyond - The Upper House, Hong Kong


Sexiest Bedroom in the World:Blakes, London
‘A come-hither confection of fluffy pillows and opulent fabrics that you want to dive into and never leave.’
– Juliet Kinsman, Mr & Mrs Smith

Sexiest Bedroom in the World - Blakes London


Best for Families:Soneva Kiri, Thailand
‘Sun, sea, sand: this is tropical hideaway geared up to kids that will appeal to adults too.’
– Maria Pieri, National Geographic Traveller

Best Budget Boutique Hotel:Brody House, Budapest
‘Brody House imbeds guests in Eastern bohemia and the local action. An experience, not just a stay.’
– Sarah Wilson, journalist

Best Hotel Restaurant: La Bastide de Moustiers, Provence

‘I can think of nowhere I would rather go for a short break with my wife.’
– Marcus Wareing, chef

Best Spa Hotel: Como Shambhala Estate, Bali
‘A wellness retreat in an environmentally conscious setting with well-trained therapists and a true sense of sanctuary.’
– Susan Kurosawa, travel journalist

The Greatest Outdoors: Dunton Hot Springs, Colorado
An authentically natural environment: cosy and wild, exciting and safe – all mixed in with five-star luxury.’
– Adam Brown, Orlebar Brown

Best Newcomer: Fogo Island Inn, Newfoundland and Labrador
‘A harmonious juxtaposition of design against wilderness, at the forefront of a new generation in luxury travel.’
– Serge Dive, travel entrepreneur

View the Smith Hotel Collection HERE.