Hotel Arts Barcelona (Barcelona, Spain): who says beach lovers urban explorers can't unite? perched on downtown Port Olímpic, Hotel Arts Barcelona combines best of both worlds; for panoramic Mediterranean vistas, hit Six Senses spa
Floating Hotel & Catamaran apartments aims to promote low-impact tourism on inland waters. Consisting of small, floating catamarans, a perfect solution for tourism without harming the natural environment.
Why we love it: Twenty-two miles long, the Kornati archipelago—also known as the Stomorski islands—is a nautical paradise. With more than 140 islands, the Kornati islands are the densest archipelago in the Mediterranean, but surprisingly lack any permanent settlements. Both land and sea are protected as part of the Kornati National Park, which means the waters (and beaches) here are some of the cleanest in the country.