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Handpicked hip hotels and heavenly hideaways

26th June 2014 Print

From the party isle of Ibiza to the cultural capital of Thailand, UK tour operator DialAFlight has selected a range of unique hotels that are perfect for the trend-setting traveller. With ground-breaking designs, stunning views and stylish rooftop bars, get ahead of the curve and book one of these hip escapes:

New: Hard Rock Hotel, Ibiza

Europe’s first Hard Rock Hotel is suitably situated in the vibrant Playa d’en Bossa beach area of the Mediterranean party island. The achingly-cool five-star resort is packed with iconic music memorabilia and hosts live music on its large outdoor concert terrace. Artists playing this summer include Ellie Goulding, Snoop Dogg and UB40. Rooms fit for rock stars boast private pools, ocean-front balconies and outdoor Jacuzzis, while guests can enjoy poolside waiter service and exquisite dining at Sublimotion, two Michelin-star chef Paco Rancero's newest creation. Relax post-party at the resort’s Rock Spa and Body Rock fitness centre – Ibiza’s largest spa.

DialAFlight offers a 40% saving on a four-night stay at the brand-new and super stylish Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza. The price of £549 pp includes four nights’ accommodation with breakfast (two sharing) and flights (London). Valid for departures 1 to 27 September.

World’s First Underwater Nightclub: Niyama Maldives

A magnet for a chic, youthful and adventurous crowd, Niyama Maldives can only be reached by seaplane and spans two idyllic islands, Embudhufushi and Olhuveli, in the South Western Atoll of Dhaalu. The fun begins 500 metres offshore at floating restaurant Edge and Subsix, the world’s first underwater nightclub, accessible only by boat. Enjoy a cocktail six metres below the Indian Ocean surrounded by colourful and abundant marine life. Back on dry land, indulgent treatments are available 24/7 at LIME Spa, and the hotel also arranges cocktail-making classes and weekly movie nights.

DialAFlight offers seven nights for the price of five staying at Niyama Maldives. The price of £2,299 pp includes seven nights’ accommodation with breakfast (two sharing), flights (London) and seaplane transfers. Valid for departures 1 to 23 September.

Coolest View In Town: Sala Rattanakosin, Bangkok

Enviably located along the eastern bank of the Chao Phraya river and with striking views of the Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), Sala Rattanakosin is a hidden gem in Bangkok’s authentic Old Town. The boutique bolthole has been designed with its impressive views in mind and, after a day’s sightseeing, dine alfresco on the scenic riverfront restaurant’s overwater dining deck serving international dishes and a diverse selection of traditional Thai favourites. Then at sunset, enjoy a tipple or two at the chic rooftop bar with panoramic views of the city’s glowing temples.

DialAFlight offers a 10% saving on a four-night stay at the Sala Rattanakosin, Bangkok. The price of £639 pp includes four nights’ accommodation with breakfast (two sharing), flights (London), car and boat transfers. Valid for departures 1 September to 26 October.

For further information on DialAFlight’s huge range of hip hotels and holidays, visit