05/08/2012 07:06 am ET Updated Jul 08, 2012

The Grandest Of The Grand Hotels (PHOTOS)

While we do have a soft spot for the modern boutique hotel, there's something to be said for the kind of experience that's only found in the grandest of grand hotels. Here are 10 handpicked Tablet hotels...or as we like to call them, grand dames. Old fashioned doesn't have to be a pejorative. And yes, sometimes bigger is just a little bit better.

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