Sick of the sight of saccharine sweet Valentine’s Day advertising already? Check in to one of these world-renowned party hotels with a group of friends - you won’t even have to leave the four walls of the place for a fantastic night out!
Whether you’re looking for a boutique hotel in Barcelona with a basement nightclub or a VIP pool scene at a beach hotel in Miami, there are party hotels with outrageous, extravagant and energetic nightlife at all points of the globe. Boutique and luxury hotels specialist TravelIntelligence.com pick a selection of the very best party hotels for an anti-Valentine’s Day break…
Hotel Omm, Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona is Europe’s premier hotspot for super-cool nightlife - so give your anti-Valentine’s break a real buzz and check into one of the city’s best party hotels. Hotel Omm’s sleek, streetwise and futuristic styling gives the place requisite edge, and party credentials include a basement nightclub, rooftop cocktail bar with bijou pool and trendy Michelin-starred restaurant Moo.
Andaz, London, United Kingdom
Hanging on to its crown as world’s best party hotel, Andaz’s officey facade belies artsy-cool interiors and an edgy, unconventional attitude. So cool they even forgo a check-in desk (instead, you’re met by a host with a portable computer), you’ve five fantastic restaurants with bars to choose from, as well as being located bang in-between the bright lights of central London and the creative East End.
Hotel Gansevoort, New York City, United States
New York’s Meatpacking District is synonymous with wild-side nightlife: if it’s happening here, chances are the rest of the world will catch on sooner or later. Check in to Hotel Gansevoort to sample whatever’s ‘so-hot-right-now’ from the comfort of the area’s best party hotel - boasting stunning views from the rooftop pool and cocktail bar, your night is sure to start with a bang.
W Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico
Fact: there’s no such thing as an un-cool W Hotel, and W Mexico City is no exception to the rule. In a place already legendary for its frenetic nightlife, this W sibling is a smart, sleek, tech-savvy crash-pad of colourful design that’s perfect for partying. After dark, the trendy lobby lounge turns in to a neon-lit nightclub, drawing in the city’s brightest party people - don’t expect any quiet nights here…
The Shore Club, South Beach, Miami, United States
You couldn’t hope for more party perks than at Miami’s VIP Mecca The Shore Club. By day, lounge with the hotel’s model-like denizens around the pool while DJs spin in the background, then throw on your most attention-grabbing gear to hit Nobu or scenesters’ favourite Skybar by night - hotel guests are guaranteed velvet-rope entry past the ever-growing queues.