MOVIE: By The Sea
HOTEL: Don Ferrante, Monopoli, Italy

Don Ferrante is a boutique hotel in a small seaside town of Monopoli in southern Italy. The restored building was once an ancient fortress and is located in the town's charming historical centre with narrow streets, whitewashed houses and the Adriatic Sea through your window. Spend a lazy day by the pool and the evening in the jacuzzi. Visit the spa for a relaxing olive oil scrub and massage. Take advantage of the rooftop terrace for an unforgettable view.

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Photo property of Don Ferrante

MOVIE: The Lobster
HOTEL: Parknasilla Resort & Spa, Ireland

Parknasilla Resort & Spa is a historic family-friendly hotel in Kerry, Ireland. Located on Kenmore Bay and surrounded by Kerry Mountains with blues and greens melting into the horizon - the hotel is a perfect destination to reconnect with nature. Couples will love the suites, while the self catering lodges are perfect for families. Enjoy the antique charm and the panoramic views of the Atlantic ocean. 

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Photo property of Parknasilla Resort

MOVIE: Youth
HOTEL: Alpina Dolomites, Italy

The Alpina Dolomites Lodge is a wellness luxury retreat in the Italian Dolomites, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, perfect for every season throughout the year. Located on the Alpe di Suisi, Europe‚Äôs largest high-altitude plateau, the hotel offers an unparalleled mountain experience. Alpina's architecture is inspired by nature and built with a minimum impact on the environment. Created with wood, stone and glass, the interiors are cozy and elegant, with panaramic views of the Dolomites. Visit the Alpina Spa - one of the best in the country for detox treatments and water therapy. Relax in the indoor or the outdoor pools and the Finnish sauna after a day of hiking or skiing.  

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Photo property of Alpina Dolomites

MOVIE: Call Me By Your Name
HOTEL: Monaci delle Terre Nere, Italy

Monaci Delle Terre Nere is a charming boutique hotel at the foothills of Mount Edna, the biggest active volcano of Europe. Surrounded by tranquil Sicilian countryside, with the Mediterranean Sea in the distance. The hideaway has been converted from a 19th century monastery and vineyard. There are 20 individually designed rooms, throughout the property, combining traditional wooden and stone architecture and modern design, with of the walls are made from actual lava rock and the reception converted from an old grape pressing factory. Monaci is focussed on sustainability and organic produce and is one of only three certified Eco-Bio places in Sicily. Wander through the orchards, sleep under the olive trees, or visit the organic farm. Relax by a personal fireplace on the cooler nights, or take a dip in the infinity pool during the hot days. 

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Photo property of Moncai Delle Terre Nere

MOVIE: A Bigger Splash
HOTEL: Sikelia Luxury Retreat Hotel

Sikelia is a boutique art hotel on the small and mysterious island of Pantelleria, located between Sicilian and African coasts. Here, barefoot luxury meets modern Mediterranean design and high-end local cuisine. All suites are built within ancient dammusi structures, with private terraces facing the countryside. Get lost in the Arabic garden. Experience an evening spa treatment under the starlit sky. Enjoy the silence of Pantelleria nights. 

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Photo property of Sikelia Hotel

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