11 Hotels Where You Can Spot Celebrities

by Anne Roderique-Jones

11 Hotels Where You Can Spot Celebrities

by Anne Roderique-Jones

Celebrities have to take vacations too. From a historic property in Lake Como to a Caribbean resort fit for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, here are 11 hotels where you can spot celebrities.

Celebrities have to take vacations too. From a historic property in Lake Como to a Caribbean resort fit for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, here are 11 hotels where you can spot celebrities.

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Entrance to hotel / Courtesy of Rome Cavalieri, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel
Seafire Resort + Spa
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Seafire Resort + Spa in Cayman Islands

Situated on Grand Cayman's Seven Mile Beach, the Kimpton Resort + Spa is a marriage of modern design and beach-chic interiors. Sip your morning coffee on the balcony—every room has one. Celebrity guests include Will Smith, Al Roker, Joan Smalls, Adrian Grenier, Bryant McKinnie, and Maren Morris. 

Related: Modern Design Meets the Beach at Kimpton’s First Caribbean Resort

Situated on Grand Cayman's Seven Mile Beach, the Kimpton Resort + Spa is a marriage of modern design and beach-chic interiors. Sip your morning coffee on the balcony—every room has one. Celebrity guests include Will Smith, Al Roker, Joan Smalls, Adrian Grenier, Bryant McKinnie, and Maren Morris. 

The Reeds at Shelter Haven
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The Reeds at Shelter Haven, New Jersey

The Reeds at Shelter Haven is a 37-room luxury boutique property in Stone Harbor, New Jersey, and is located directly on the bay and just steps away from the beach; all guest rooms and suites have balconies. The southern Jersey Shore town has welcomed celebrity guests from Taylor Swift (who has hailed Stone Harbor as her favorite seaside escape) to Dave Matthews, to Kelly Ripa, and Oprah.

The Reeds at Shelter Haven is a 37-room luxury boutique property in Stone Harbor, New Jersey, and is located directly on the bay and just steps away from the beach; all guest rooms and suites have balconies. The southern Jersey Shore town has welcomed celebrity guests from Taylor Swift (who has hailed Stone Harbor as her favorite seaside escape) to Dave Matthews, to Kelly Ripa, and Oprah.

Sanctuary Resort
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Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain, Arizona

Tucked within the stunning Camelback Mountains, Sanctuary Resort offers luxury, nature, and privacy in Scottsdale, Arizona. The property has played host to a slew of celebrities, from Bono to Britney Spears. But most notably Beyoncé and Jay Z, who spent their honeymoon in Villa Luna. Most villas here boast floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook the valley and an outdoor shower and soaking tub.

Tucked within the stunning Camelback Mountains, Sanctuary Resort offers luxury, nature, and privacy in Scottsdale, Arizona. The property has played host to a slew of celebrities, from Bono to Britney Spears. But most notably Beyoncé and Jay Z, who spent their honeymoon in Villa Luna, Most villas here boast floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook the valley and an outdoor shower and soaking tub.

Grand Hotel Tremezzo Lobby
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Grand Hotel Tremezzo on Lake Como, Italy

The family-owned hotel in Lake Como has a floating pool and views of Bellagio and the Gringe Mountains. As a hotspot for celebrities, it has been a vacation destination for stars such as Uma Thurman, Natalie Portman, and Greta Garbo, who has a two-bedroom, large terrace room named in her honor.

Read more: In Search of the Clooneys on Lake Como

The family-owned hotel in Lake Como has a floating pool and views of Bellagio and the Gringe Mountains. As a hotspot for celebrities, it has been a vacation destination for stars such as Uma Thurman, Natalie Portman, and Greta Garbo, who has a two-bedroom, large terrace room named in her honor.

Dunton Hot Springs
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Dunton Hot Springs, Colorado

Dunton Hot Springs is a small and exclusive resort nestled deep in the San Juan Mountains of the Colorado Rockies. Guests come for the hot springs and self care, including Gwyneth Paltrow, Christy Turlington, and Ed Burns.

Dunton Hot Springs is a small and exclusive resort nestled deep in the San Juan Mountains of the Colorado Rockies. Guests come for the hot springs and self care, including Gwyneth Paltrow, Christy Turlington, and Ed Burns.

The Villas at AYANA
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The Villas at AYANA, Bali

With 78 spacious private pool villas and a 24-hour private butler, the Villas at AYANA are one of Bali’s most luxurious accommodations. Tyra Banks, Claire Danes, and Priyanka Chopra are among the list of celebrities who’ve recently stayed at the property.

With 78 spacious private pool villas and a 24-hour private butler, the Villas at AYANA are one of Bali’s most luxurious accommodations. Tyra Banks, Claire Danes, and Priyanka Chopra are among the list of celebrities who’ve recently stayed at the property.

Ashford Castle
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Ashford Castle, County Mayo, Ireland

The historic Ashford Castle, set on 350 acres in County Mayo, has played host to distinguished guests for 800 years, including George V of England. Other royal guests include Princess Grace & Prince Rainer of Monaco, the Duke & Duchess of Luxembourg, and Prince Edward. The Reagan Presidential Suite is named for President Reagan, who stayed at Ashford in 1984. Even more, Pierce Brosnan married Keely Shaye Smith at Ashford Castle in 2001.

Read more: 10 Perfectly Affordable Stops Along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way

The historic Ashford Castle, set on 350 acres in County Mayo, has played host to distinguished guests for 800 years, including George V of England. Other royal guests include Princess Grace & Prince Rainer of Monaco, the Duke & Duchess of Luxembourg, and Prince Edward. The Reagan Presidential Suite is named for President Reagan, who stayed at Ashford in 1984. Even more, Pierce Brosnan married Keely Shaye Smith at Ashford Castle in 2001.

Hotel Hassler Roma
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Hotel Hassler Roma, Italy

Set atop the Spanish Steps with a view of the entire city, Hotel Hassler Roma has played host to the famous for over 100 years, including Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, and Presidents John F. Kennedy, and Richard Nixon. Audrey Hepburn was a regular guest at the Hassler for years, and made the hotel her home while filming "Roman Holiday." Today, the iconic hotel has remained a go-to spot for celebrities including George Clooney, Ryan Gosling, Justin Timberlake, Reese Witherspoon, and Keira Knightley.

Read more: The Sweet Spot: Rome

Set atop the Spanish Steps with a view of the entire city, Hotel Hassler Roma has played host to the famous for over 100 years, including Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, and Presidents John F. Kennedy, and Richard Nixon. Audrey Hepburn was a regular guest at the Hassler for years, and made the hotel her home while filming "Roman Holiday." Today, the iconic hotel has remained a go-to spot for celebrities including George Clooney, Ryan Gosling, Justin Timberlake, Reese Witherspoon, and Keira Knightley.

Regina Isabella
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Regina Isabella, Ischia, Italy

Opened in 1956 by publisher and film producer Angelo Rizzoli, the Hotel Regina Isabella is often referred to as "the other Capri." Privately owned by the Carriero family, the hotel has welcomed famous people since its opening day – from Clark Gable, Charlie Chaplin, Maria Callas, and Ava Gardner, to the vacationing Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton during the filming of “Cleopatra,” to the cast of “The Talented Mr. Ripley,” which was filmed in Ischia.

Opened in 1956 by publisher and film producer Angelo Rizzoli, the Hotel Regina Isabella is located in often referred to as "the other Capri." Privately owned by the Carriero family, the hotel has welcomed famous people since its opening day – from Clark Gable, Charlie Chaplin, Maria Callas, and Ava Gardner, to the vacationing Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton during the filming of “Cleopatra,” to the cast of “The Talented Mr. Ripley,” which was filmed in Ischia.

Round Hill Hotel and VIllas
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Round Hill Hotel and Villas, Jamaica

Round Hill Hotel and Villas is situated on a lush 110-acre peninsula just west of Montego Bay, Jamaica. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stayed at the resort in 2017 to attend the wedding of Prince Harry’s friend, which also marked the couple’s first public appearance. Boasting a guest list of A-listers and world leaders, this old-school luxury resort continues to be a discrete hideaway to the elite.

Round Hill Hotel and Villas is situated on a lush 110-acre peninsula just west of Montego Bay, Jamaica. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle stayed at the resort in 2017 to attend the wedding of Prince Harry’s friend, which also marked the couple’s first public appearance. Boasting a guest list of A-listers and world leaders, this old-school luxury resort continues to be a discrete hideaway to the elite.

Penthouse Suite Private Rooftop Terrace
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Rome Cavalieri, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Italy

The hotel, open since 1963, has hosted a slew of international royalty, politicians, celebrities and the jet set. In fact, Serena Williams met her husband, Alexis Ohanian, at Rome Cavalieri in May of 2015.

Read more: Checking In: Rome Cavalieri

The hotel, open since 1963, has hosted a slew of international royalty, politicians, celebrities and the jet set. In fact, Serena Williams met her husband, Alexis Ohanian, at Rome Cavalieri in May of 2015.

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