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5 Extraordinary Places To Stay

The world’s best hotel bars factor in numerous elements, and it usually includes something bespoke for every traveller.

Josmin Ong

These include swanky accommodation types, a distinctive façade and interior décor of the hotel and hotel bar, and most importantly sensational signature cocktails that will leave patrons coming back for more. While overindulging is often a sin, a little tipple once in awhile is perfect for unwinding and releasing stress. From incredible interior designs to glamorous and stylish settings, here is our roundup of the world’s best hotel bars. Cheers to a new year!

1. THE CONNAUGHT London, United Kingdom

YOU OUGHT TO TRY THIS DRINK: Martinis were first invented in 1850s and have become a legend in alcoholic beverages. Today, to elevate the experience of a perfect martini, The Connaught Martini Trolley has been voted the world’s best martini experience with its quietly stirred concoction with extract choices of lavender, coriander, cardamom, ginger, grapefruit, vanilla and liquorice. This ceremonial element was created in reminiscence of the historical English hotel. Other exclusives include a handpicked selection of the world’s elite vintages, champagnes, wines, spirits and liqueurs. Champagne connoisseurs may also pick from 10 options that reflect the individuality and subtlety of the hotel such as the Bollinger Special Cuvee Brut.

WHAT ARE THE ADDITIONAL DRAWS? English Cubist and Irish 1920s art inspired the design of the intimate 54-seater bar. Apart from world-class cocktail

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