​The ultimate travel curator and connoisseur, Belmond embraces​​​ a global collection of 45 iconic hotels, trains and river cruises. This diverse portfolio brings together some of the world's most thrilling journeys and destination.

Great journeys are at the heart of the Belmond experience, whether you’re cruising along the Ayeyarwady River in Myanmar, touring six incredible hotels in Italy in a classic Fiat 500, or travelling across Europe in a whirlwind of romance and adventure aboard the world’s most celebrated train, the Venice Simplon-Orient Express. 

Whatever the occasion, Belmond are masters of the art of hospitality, making their properties the perfect place to stay to mark any celebration in style. Plan a lavish wedding in an unbeatably-romantic setting, or seek out a discreet table for two on a dream honeymoon. Experience exciting excursions into the local area or relax in tranquility by the warm sands of your favourite beach. Wherever you’re going, Belmond will bring together iconic destinations with exceptional sights, in absolute style and luxury.

Explore the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia with Belmond, and stay in some of the most remarkably situated hotels in the world:

Witness the awe-inspiring mountain-top spectacle of Machu Picchu from the close confines of the Belmond Sanctuary Lodge

Stay within earshot of the mighty Iguazu Falls at the Belmond Hotel das Cataratas

Or eat dinner right across the lagoon from the Doge's Palace at the Belmond Hotel Cipriani


A true adventure in itself...

Epitomising true continental luxury and the glamorous lifestyle of movie stars, Italy has remained a most fashionable and desirable destination for over a century. Made famous by a plethora of celebrity guests, the classically-gorgeous hotels in the Belmond collection all provide some wondrous sights and mesmerising stays.

Each hotel offers a selection of vintage activities – from sailing down the breathtaking Italian Riviera, to famous Fiat 500 tours through the quaint streets of Florence. Get a cut-throat shave from a barber in Sicily or discover hidden gems on the waterways of Venice; in every destination, a truly-personal adventure awaits.

Belmond Hotel Splendido



Perched high above the gleaming bay of Portofino, surrounded by fragrant flowers and tropical palms, and indisputably the very best address in this most sought-after of Italian destinations.

Belmond Hotel Caruso

This former 11th-century palace, teetering above hills of olive trees, lemon groves and grapevines is an ultra-luxe base and haven of tranquility that commands the ultimate in views.

Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo


Its domination of the finest and most dramatic location in Taormina and rooms stylishly decorated to the point of Italian Baroque opulence explain why this hotel has long been a favourite with movie stars.

Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea


Sister hotel to Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, set on the exquisite Bay of Mazzarò, Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea's gorgeous gardens and private beach are a magnificent playground for the entire family.

​Belmond Hotel Cipriani


A true Venice legend, the Cipriani is the hotel that has it all – cosseted luxury, the city's only Olympic-sized swimming pool, an eye-wateringly chic clientele and the world's most famous cocktail bar.

 Belmond Villa San Michele


Originally a Franciscan monastery, with a later façade attributed to Michelangelo, this boutique hotel teems with antique pieces, while foodies are completely spoilt with gastronomic pursuits.


Eastern enchantments of a bygone era



Still untouched and often forgotten, the
rural towns and rustic countryside throughout South East Asia can transport
you back to a bygone era, a ti​me of colonial exploration, and a period of wondrous cultural discoveries.




​By rail, by river, or a combination of the two, journey across Thailand, Myanmar, Malaysia and Laos onboard the Belmond Eastern & Oriental Express train and Road To Mandalay ship, each offering the stylish and luxurious experience of the glorious days of travel from the turn of the 20th century.

Road to​ Mandalay

Setting sail down the Ayeyarwady River, the Road To Mandalay provides the perfect vantage point to immerse yourself in the traditions and cultures of Myanmar, as you’re treated to a wealth of exotic sights, scents and sounds aboard this luxurious ship. 

Cruise north through stunning river gorges and head deep into to the luscious jungles for a first-hand exploration experience. Take in the spell-binding ancient pagodas, with their towering golden spires, before catching a glimpse of Myanmar monks carrying out their daily rituals. Belmond were the first luxury travel company in Myanmar over 18 years ago and have developed a deep connection with local villages, supporting schools and providing a clinic service for all who need it. Witness for yourself the wonders of rural life in the region and enjoy unforgettable performances by local artists aboard the ship each night. ​​

Eastern & Oriental Express

Discover the delights and jewels of South West Asia from the beautiful observation car at the back of the Eastern & Oriental Express train. Sharing a heritage with its sister train in Europe, the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, the Eastern’s luxurious décor and plush style is the perfect way to explore Thailand and beyond. 

Journey through working tea plantations and old colonial outposts, immersing yourself in rural traditions and ancient villages. Enjoy a diverse selection of excursions to Thailand’s remote Isan Plains or Malaysia’s tranquil Camerons Highlands. For an evocative image of history, travel across the Bridge Over The River Kwai, and complete your experience with a visit to the majestic temples of Angkor.

A Combination of Eclectic Asian And Rural Exoticism

Combine a sensational cross-country trip on the Eastern & Oriental Express with a mesmerising river journey across Myanmar on the Road To Mandalay for an unforgettable exotic experience. You might want to begin in Singapore, where you’ll board the train for a two-night journey through luscious rural landscapes to Bangkok. 

Submerge yourself in the bustling metropolitan lifestyle here for a couple of nights, before flying out to Yangon, where you can join the Road to Mandalay cruise and discover those magnificent former royal cities and awe-inspiring temples.


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