The Best New Hotels of 2012

For ten months, our 41 reporters roamed the globe, bedding down—anonymously—at 172 new hotels in 49 countries. Their mission? To discover the best in the world. This year, 121 make the Condé Nast Traveler Hot List.

View our gallery of the best new hotels of 2012, as chosen by this year's 41 anonymous Condé Nast Traveler reviewers. view slideshow

The world's best new hotels—at a price you can afford.

view slideshow

18 little details that elevate our favorite new hotels from likeable…to lovable.

view slideshow

Hot Hotels: The 121 Top New Hotels of the Year

The 16th Annual Hot List: Top New Hotels, Spas, and Restaurants