Miramonti Boutique Hotel (South Tyrol), Italy

Set in a fairytale location amongst stunning forests and overlooking the pretty town of Merano, Hotel Miramonti is a first class boutique hotel with an infinity pool you’ll never forget. After all, how often do you get to feel as though you’re swimming out beyond the mountains?

If you’re looking for all of the comfort of modern convenience blended with the escapism of disappearing into the countryside, Miramonti should be at the top of your list. With a luxurious spa, unparalleled views and crystal clean air by the lungful, this has to be one of Italy’s most relaxing spots.

During summer guests are treated to soaking up the sun on the mountainside sundeck, while if you choose to visit in winter you can enjoy a hot chocolate from the comfort of the hotel’s cosy interior, while enjoying views of the unspoiled snowfall for miles around.