A remarkable hotel stay is the stuff of lifelong vacation memories. And we are here to help you find the truly best stays around the world. So for this year's Fodor's 100 Hotel Awards, we evaluated more than 4,000 nominations to determine the best hotels right now. Our carefully curated list spans 43 countries, with selections in eight categories that represent the most important trends and traditions, from foodie gems to spectacular beach retreats.
So which one of these ultimate getaways should you book sooner than later? Here are our eight picks that should top your priorities list, from a renovated palace in Venice, Italy, to a modern hideaway in Chile.