Wake Up Somewhere Unique with Trafalgar
Discover hotels that capture the local culture in a way that’s entirely unique!
Wake up in a traditional junk boat in Vietnam. Discover the ultimate luxury of Ashford Castle in Ireland. From the ancient to the incredible, Trafalgar offers simply the best.
After all, there’s nothing like waking up in a place that has a history.
Colorful Trails of the Southwest
Durango, CO, USA
The Strater Hotel is a local landmark in Durango. Built in 1887 by a pharmacist, who was sure the mining town would prosper, his dreams never quite came to pass and it became a refuge for locals in winter. You’ll be delighted to see it now houses the world’s largest collection of American Victorian antiques.
Iconic Ireland and Ashford Castle
Mayo-Galway Border, Ireland
Captain Patrick will share his local knowledge of Ashford Castle as you cruise towards its drawbridge. As you come ashore, a lone piper will be waiting to escort you to your home for the night: a 13th-century fortress turned luxury retreat.
Best of Spain
LAS CASAS DE LA JUDERIA
Crossing the threshold of the Las Casas De La Juderia hotel, you’ll feel instantly immersed in a Seville unknown to many. Strolling through the interior you get a glimpse of what the city was centuries ago. Everything from the fountains, statues, and pedestals to the floors and ancient walls give the feeling of living in the authentic past of Seville.
Highlights of Vietnam
TRADITIONAL JUNK BOAT
Halong Bay, Vietnam
Wake up aboard a traditional junk boat surrounded by the tranquil beauty of Halong Bay. As you sail among dramatic limestone islets, you'll dine on freshly-caught seafood and get to know your fellow travelers in a unique setting.
In the Footsteps of the Incas
PALACIO DEL INKA
The undulating contours of Cusco’s mythical slopes brighten as the rays of a new day's sun gracefully wash across the terracotta rooftops of the storied mansion of the Palacio del Inka, dating back nearly five centuries. Palacio del Inka stands in the historic center of Cusco. Directly across from the Koricancha, perhaps the most important temple in the Incan empire.
Best of Italy and Sicily
Built to welcome pilgrims visiting Assisi, Hotel Cenacolo is a fully renovated old Franciscan convent in nearby Santa Maria degli Angeli. The stone, steel and glass materials accentuate the blend of ancient and modern architectural elements. You'll enjoy the hospitality of the Franciscan tradition in the peaceful setting of Assisi.
Best of Switzerland
THE GRAND HOTEL EUROPE
Built in 1873, the Grand Hotel Europe’s sumptuous interior decoration lends a festive air to it’s treasured rooms. The foyer still maintains it’s original Jugendstil-style stained glass windows, added in 1904! Enjoy the elegance of yesteryear and sweeping lake vistas together with warm Swiss hospitality and a grand past spanning over a century.
Best of Morocco
Promising paradise in the middle of the Atlas Mountains, the African-styled Xaluca Dades is surrounded by majestic mountains at the very spine of the Atlas range, whose impressive ravines sketch out to the winds in the sky. Guests of the hotel enjoy panoramic views of the Dades Valley, sprinkled with friendly Berber villages and snowy peaks.