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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
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Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa

Kitschy, high-rise casino resort topped with a fan of neon lights. Sprawling across 44 scenic acres enjoy everything from Las Vegas-style gaming plus spa and wellness offerings, fine dining and entertainment – everything from boxing to Michael Buble, to Natalie Cole, to comedy shows and much more.

49500 Seminole Dr, Cabazon, CA 92230, USA
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Ace Hotel Palm Springs

Now a hot-spot, The Ace Hotel revamped what was once a Motel 6 and outfitted it with everything millennials desire: a photo booth and retro macrame, record players and vintage magazines, fancy robes, decked-out walking sticks for guests, beach cruiser bikes, and of course not one but two glittering swimming pools. There’s also DJ’s, parties and entertainment on the regular, including a bingo night.

701 E Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264, USA
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Embarc Palm Desert

Luxury resort offering an oasis of leisure activities including golfing, hiking, tennis, basketball, multiple swimming pools, and more. For indoor leisure the resort features a movie theater, ping pong, and an arcade.

1 Willow Ridge, Palm Desert, CA 92260, USA
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Colony Palms Hotel

Moroccan inspired, white stucco property featuring claw-foot tubs, a spa and poolside dining.

572 N Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262, USA
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La Quinta Resort & Club

Dating back to 1926 and set on 45 acres, this resort is the ultimate getaway. From rejuvenating onsite amenities, 41 sparkling pools, 5 championship golf courses, spa, dining and more. Come here to unwind and be treated like royalty.

Eisenhower Dr, La Quinta, CA 92253, USA
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Hotel Lautner

This house was designed by John Lautner, a protégé of Frank Lloyd Wright and built in 1947 as a movie producer’s getaway.

67710 San Antonio St, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240, USA
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Palm Springs Yacht Club

“Luxuriating has always been our favorite pastime” says the PSYC. They are speaking our language. For a truly indulgent ‘treat yo-self’ afternoon, sign up for one of their massage, facial, scrub or wrap treatments. Enjoy access to their indoor pool and lounge, cabanas, water with fresh fruit, and for something a little stronger, a cucumber vodka.

4200 E Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264, USA
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Phoenix Hotel

Lots of hotels strive to be trendy, but Phoenix Hotel’s irreverent, hip combination of a mid-century boutique hotel and a chic motor lodge in downtown San Francisco’s Tenderloin has a rock ‘n’ roll soul with more than a little edge.

601 Eddy St, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
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The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul

Centrally located upscale hotel near Shinnonhyeon Station. 

120 Bongeunsa-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Conrad Seoul

Luxury 5-star hotel in Seoul with gorgeous views of the Han River. 

10 Gukjegeumyung-ro 8-gil, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Grand Hyatt Seoul

5-star hotel in the heart of Seoul.

322 Sowol-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Sophia Guesthouse

A Hanok guesthouse with nine rooms surrounding a courtyard.

27 Anguk-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Crown Towers

“Crown towers is a great place to stay. It’s right in the heart of the city in Southbank and Crown and  is famous for its restaurants and casino.” — Hamish Anderson

8 Whiteman St, Southbank, VIC, 3006, Australia
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Shoreditch House

A members only club in a converted East London warehouse with a rooftop pool, spa, gym, and two rooftop restaurants.

Shoreditch House, London EC1V 9EY, UK
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The Rookery

Originally separate 18th-century houses, this building is now a quirky boutique hotel in hip Clerkenwell. A two minutes walk from Farringdon tube and train station.

Peter's Ln, London EC1M 6DS, UK
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Malmaison London

“Malmaison in Charterhouse Square is beautiful. A night there is a good cheeky Christmas present.”  —  Tom Forest

18-21 Charterhouse Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1M 6AH, UK
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The Norman Tel Aviv

“Great restaurant and super cool decor” – Balkan Beat Box

The Norman Hotel, Nahmani Street, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
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Courtyard Jersey City Newport

The Courtyard Jersey City Newport, convenient to Hoboken and NYC, combines style, comfort, and convenience for the ultimate in productivity and relaxation.

540 Washington Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07310, USA
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Native Hostel

Classic lounge open late with American fare, craft cocktails & live music in upscale youth hostel.

807 East 4th Street, Austin, TX 78702, United States
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Checkers Hotel

Boutique-style hotel in DTLA.

535 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90071, USA
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Ace Hotel Los Angeles

“The Ace Hotel has a great rooftop bar and patio under the stars with hot tub. They also have the beautifully decorated Ballroom downstairs where they book amazing concerts and events with world renowned artists The restaurant has great food options, nice drinks and great coffees and teas.” — Diana Purim & Eyedentity

929 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90015, USA
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Miyako Hotel

This contemporary hotel fronted by a towering wooden pagoda in the Little Tokyo Historic District is a block from the Japanese American National Museum and the closest light-rail station.

328 E 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
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The Charlie Hotel

This cluster of vintage English-style cottages and gardens, with apartments and whole homes for hire, once belonged to Charlie Chaplin. In a residential area, this complex is 2 blocks from Melrose Avenue’s shops and restaurants.

819 N Sweetzer Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069, USA
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Chateau Marmont Hotel

Lodging with Old Hollywood glamour, plus a pool, an intimate restaurant & an elegant cocktail bar.

8221 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046, USA
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The Line Hotel

Hip lodging and fantastic food in a restored mid-century building in the middle of Koreatown.

3515 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010, USA
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The Native Hotel

“The Native Hotel is beautiful and well designed. You don’t have an ocean view, but the decor is spot on.” —  Awolnation

28920 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265, United States
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Chicago Athletic Association

An
8-minute walk from Millennium Park and the Cloud Gate, this boutique
hotel in a restored Gothic-style building with Art Deco interiors, is
also less than a mile from Willis Tower.

12 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
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Soho House Chicago

Located in the Fulton Market District, Soho House Chicago is a hotel and members only club featuring a rooftop pool, Cowshed Spa, Drawing Room, Club Bar, Music Room, a 17,000 square foot gymnasium, three dining options for hotel guests and members and three restaurants open to the public.

113 N Green St, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
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Alex Perry Hotel & Apartments

“Our friends from out of town stay at the Alex Perry hotel in the valley. It has a stunning rooftop pool and apparently it’s quite reasonably priced.” — Cub Sport

Alex Perry Hotel & Apartments, Ann Street, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, Australia
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Next Hotel Brisbane

“I would recommend people stay at Next hotel. We have stayed there a few times and it’s right in the heart of Queen Street Mall. It also has a rooftop pool and bar which is always a plus!”  —  Sheppard

72 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD 4000, Australia
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Urban Cowboy B&B

Located in East Nasvhille, Urban Cowboy is a small bed and breakfast comprised of eight experiential suites housed in a historic Victorian mansion. In addition, the Stable House serves delicious bites and craft cocktails after a long day of exploring. Be sure to book far enough in advance as this popular spot books quickly.

“It’s absolutely breathtaking and they have an amazing restaurant and bar as well that has some insane food and cocktails.” – Oginalii

Urban Cowboy B&B - Nashville, Woodland Street, Nashville, TN, United States
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Flora Hotel

Family-run, 4-star boutique hotel, much loved by visitors for its convenient location, friendly staff, and delicious breakfasts.

Grönsakstorget 2, 411 17 Gothenburg, Sweden
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Gothia Towers

Modern, high-end hotel just outside downtown Gothenburg, with luxurious amenities and multiple fine dining experiences.

Mässans gata 24, 412 51 Gothenburg, Sweden
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Elite Plaza Hotel

Stylish traditional hotel built in 1889, offering fine dining experiences and two classy bars.

Elite Plaza Hotel, Västra Hamngatan, Gothenburg, Sweden
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Hotel Dorsia

Oppulent hotel in central Gothenburg with luxurious interiors, fine dining, and a lounge bar.

Trädgårdsgatan 6, 411 08 Gothenburg, Sweden
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Lydmar Hotel

“I would recommend people to stay at Lydmar Hotel, it caters to a younger crowd. In the summer they put on live music and in the winter they usually have DJs for their inside hang.” — Grizfolk

Södra Blasieholmshamnen 2, Stockholm, Sweden
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Le Pigalle Hotel

A neighbourhood hotel in the 9th District shaped by the cultural diversity just beyond the southern slopes of Montmartre. Enjoy croissants provided by the nearby bakery, browse books selected by the local bookstore, and take in music chosen by a neighbourhood DJ.

Where to stay? “Definitely the Hotel Le Pigalle!” – STAL

Le Pigalle Hotel Restaurant, cité Pigalle, Paris, France
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Sorrento Hotel

“Hotel Sorrento is a must for anybody wanting an unforgettable stay in Seattle. Even people who live here should take a weekend and stay at the Sorrento when they get the chance. It’s a magical old building that will make you feel like you time traveled back to an old Seattle from the early 20th century.” — Sol

900 East Madison Street, Seattle, WA 98104, United States
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Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem

“The bar and restaurant at the Waldorf are excellent, so are the rooms, but it is a little expensive.” — Alex Clare

Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem, Gershon Agron Street, Jerusalem, Israel
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The Market Courtyard

“I usually tell people to either Airbnb in Nachlaot, which is my neighbourhood, or stay in the Market Courtyard hotel. Beautiful rooms in an old yerushalmi apartment building.” — Alex Clare

Hakarmel Street 30, Jerusalem, Israel
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25hours Hotel
25hours Hotel

Overlooking historic Weghuberpark in St Ulrich, this playful, circus-inspired hotel features a roof terrace offering spectacular vies of Vienna and the MuseumsQuartier. There’s an Italian restaurant on-site and a seasonal Airstream food truck serving burgers in a garden. Recommended by MYNTH.

25hours Hotel beim MuseumsQuartier, Lerchenfelder Straße, Vienna, Austria
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Hotel on Devonport

Sleek, modern hotel overlooking the harbor in downtown Tauranga.

 

“It’s a little bit luxurious but well worth it.”  —  Ria Hall

72 Devonport Road, Tauranga, New Zealand
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Sheraton Raleigh Hotel

“Its close to everything and its real chill, I’ve always been pretty happy there.”  —  Boulevards

421 South Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC 27601, United States
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Clenaghan’s

Self-catering apartments for rent built in old farm buildings and outhouses.

48 Soldierstown Road, Aghalee, Craigavon BT67 0ES, UK
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Albert Dock

“I’d get people to stay down by the Albert Dock, it’s right on the waterfront which in of itself is ace and there’s a load of cool stuff near there. The Liver buildings, the Tate art gallery, big ships and stuff plus you’re really close to the city centre. Maybe don’t stay in that hotel above the Beatles museum though unless you want to get woken up by the fab 4 doing their thing at 7 in the morning.”  —  Banners

Albert Dock, Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Hotel Caesars

One of the oldest hotels in Tijuana and home to the restaurant that invented the famous Caesar Salad.

Av. Revolución 1079, Zona Centro, 22350 Tijuana, B.C., Mexico
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Casa Caracol

A 3-minute walk from the train station, this trendy, down-to-earth hostel is 5 minutes’ walk from Cádiz Cathedral and 2 km from the white sands of La Caleta.

Casa Caracol Cadiz - BOOK DIRECT !, Calle Suárez de Salazar, Cádiz, Spain
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Spanish Galleon

On a cobbled street lined with shops and restaurants, this casual guesthouse is 5 minutes’ walk from Catedral de Cádiz with its marble and limestone facade, and a 9-minute walk from Cádiz train station.

Spanish Galleon Lodge, Calle Sopranis, Cádiz, Spain
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Eaton HK

“Hong Kong is full of upscale five star hotels with a rather generic feel… But a few places are getting a more contemporary re-fit such as Eaton HK on Nathan Road in Yau Ma Tei. It has a new food court, a flexible work space (Eaton Workshop) which focusses on NGOs, a screening room, and a fledgling venue hosted in one of the wedding ballrooms where we had our album launch show.” — Blood Wine or Honey

Eaton HK, Nathan Road, Jordan, Hong Kong
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