luxury-hotels

The World’s Best Hotels, Handpicked for You

Your accommodations are an important way of experiencing the character of your destination. A&K’s local experts inspect every hotel and luxury camp used on our journeys, ensuring that each night of your itinerary finds you comfortably settled in a space that is welcoming and full of authentic local charm, with service that lives up to A&K’s exacting standards. Take a closer look at some of the properties our experts have chosen.

Award-Winning, Iconic Luxury Hotels

Award-Winning, Iconic Luxury Hotels

When luxury is what you’re looking for, there’s no reason to settle for second-best. The hotels used on our journeys are synonymous with five-star style, and most itineraries feature at least one Condé Nast Traveler Gold List or Travel + Leisure World’s Best property.

Taj Lake Palace was originally built as a pleasure retreat by the Maharana Jagat Singh. What could be more luxurious? A great many hotels promise to make every guest feel like a king or queen – but the Lake Palace puts them to shame.

— Vikram Madhok, A&K India

One-of-a-Kind Locations

One-of-a-Kind Locations

When considering a hotel, our experts look at more than just the rooms. Wherever possible, we put you close to – and sometimes inside – the attractions you’ve come to see.



Visiting Fez is a wonderful opportunity to step back in time, and that’s why I wanted our guests to stay in the beautiful, five-star Palais Faraj overlooking the medina.

— Jean-Bernard Coudon, A&K Morocco

Intimate Boutique Camps & Lodge

Intimate Boutique Camps & Lodge

To make sure you enjoy a truly secluded wilderness adventure, Luxury Small Group Journeys feature luxurious camps and lodges closed to other companies’ larger groups, and where the wildlife can often be viewed right outside your door.

Sanctuary Olonana is East African safari style personified, with four-poster beds, an en suite bath and a private terrace in every luxury tent. Other tour companies with bigger groups can’t stay here – but A&K’s groups of 18 guests are a perfect fit.

— Peter Ngori, A&K Kenya

Excellent Small-Ship Experiences

Excellent Small-Ship Experiences

Our commitment to securing the finest accommodations doesn’t stop at the water’s edge. When it comes to river cruising with A&K, you can step aboard knowing youll experience the same comfort, service and style you would on land.

Brand new, all-balcony Sanctuary ‘Ananda’ isn’t just the finest boat sailing the Irrawaddy – she was built to sail on it, with a shallow draft that enables her to sail where other boats can’t.

— Samuel Desmier, A&K Myanmar