Moon Palace, Cancun
This all-inclusive golf and spa resort is 1 km from the beach, 12 km from Wet’n Wild Cancun and 17 km from the Croco Cun Zoo. Featuring ocean, resort or golf course views, the contemporary rooms and suites come with free Wi-Fi, smart TVs and minibars, as well as balconies and whirlpool baths. Room service is available 24/7. Meals are provided in a la carte and buffet-style restaurants serving international cuisine. There’s also a bar, a nightclub and a teen lounge, plus a spa and a golf course. Other amenities include 7 pools, a surfing simulator, live entertainment and a playground.
Belvedere Hotel, New York
On the edge of the Theater District, this elegant 1920s hotel with an art deco exterior is 8 minutes’ walk from Times Square, and 15 minutes’ walk from the Museum of Modern Art. Warmly decorated rooms have kitchenettes, along with Wi-Fi (fee) and flat-screen TVs. Upgraded rooms add Keurig coffeemakers and free Wi-Fi; some include mobile tablets. There’s a relaxed cafe and a Brazilian restaurant. Other amenities include a 24-hour gym and a business center, plus 2 meeting rooms and coin-operated laundry facilities.