Discover Lindsey Andrews' and Lara Crystal's hotel shortlist

  1. Health & safety New safety measures are in place at this hotel. Read more here

    Lake Como, Italy

    Grand Hotel Tremezzo

    Style

    Greta Garbo glamour

    Setting

    Edge of Lake Como

    Price per night from (ex tax)$513.46

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Tickets to Villa Carlotta botanical gardens. For GoldSmiths, there is also a bottle of Italian bubbles and fresh fruit delicacies in room upon arrival.
  2. New York, United States

    The NoMad New York

    Style

    Paris-inspired perfection

    Setting

    Above the Flatiron district

    Price per night from (ex tax)$265.50

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Bottle of house wine upon arrival.
  3. Santa Monica, United States

    Viceroy Santa Monica

    Style

    Elegant urban beach retreat

    Setting

    Sunny Ocean Avenue

    Price per night from (ex tax)$256.00

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Welcome drinks for two; SilverSmith and GoldSmith members get a 2pm late check-out too, subject to availability
  4. New Orleans, United States

    Soniat House

    Style

    Colonial-Creole townhouse

    Setting

    Vivacious Vieux Carré

    Price per night from (ex tax)$245.00

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A copy of La Bouche Creole cookbook by Leon Soniat, and SilverSmith and GoldSmith members receive a free welcome glass of champagne
  5. Health & safety New safety measures are in place at this hotel. Read more here

    Florence, Italy

    Gallery Hotel Art

    Style

    Classic-contemporary comfort

    Setting

    Oasis on the Arno

    Price per night from (ex tax)$148.69

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of wine and Salvatore Ferragamo bath products