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The Top Urban Oasis Hotels

15. FREEHAND MIAMI, MIAMI, FLORIDA
The Top Urban Oasis Hotels
Having an oasis to retreat to after a frenetic day out in the world’s major urban centers offers not only a chance to recharge, but also the opportunity to connect with fellow travelers and even locals. The 15 urban oasis hotels in this year’s AFAR Travelers’ Choice Hotel Awards provide just that, in happening cities around the globe, from New York to Tokyo. These stylish and comfortable properties supply a real sense of place, and they also include exceptional amenities, standout service, and perfect locations from which to launch your urban adventures.
By AFAR Staff
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    15. FREEHAND MIAMI, MIAMI, FLORIDA
    15. FREEHAND MIAMI, MIAMI, FLORIDA
    For more information: Freehand Miami
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    14. SOHO HOUSE BERLIN, BERLIN, GERMANY
    14. SOHO HOUSE BERLIN, BERLIN, GERMANY
    For more information: Soho House Berlin
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    13. AMERICAN TRADE HOTEL, PANAMA CITY, PANAMA
    13. AMERICAN TRADE HOTEL, PANAMA CITY, PANAMA
    For more information: American Trade Hotel 
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    12. ETT HEM, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
    12. ETT HEM, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
    For more information: Ett Hem 
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    11. THE NORMAN, TEL AVIV, ISRAEL
    11. THE NORMAN, TEL AVIV, ISRAEL
    For more information: The Norman 
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    10. THE NOMAD HOTEL, NEW YORK CITY
    10. THE NOMAD HOTEL, NEW YORK CITY
    For more information: The NoMad Hotel
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    9. CHICAGO ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
    9. CHICAGO ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
    For more information: Chicago Athletic Association
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    8. LA RÉSERVE PARIS, PARIS, FRANCE
    8. LA RÉSERVE PARIS, PARIS, FRANCE
    For more information: La Réserve
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    7. ROYAL MANSOUR, MARRAKECH, MOROCCO
    7. ROYAL MANSOUR, MARRAKECH, MOROCCO
    For more information: Royal Mansour 
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    6. THE GREENWICH HOTEL, NEW YORK CITY
    6. THE GREENWICH HOTEL, NEW YORK CITY
    For more information: The Greenwich Hotel 
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    5. BELMOND CHARLESTON PLACE, CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA
    5. BELMOND CHARLESTON PLACE, CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA
    For more information: Belmond Charleston Place 
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    4. THE PENINSULA BEVERLY HILLS, BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA
    4. THE PENINSULA BEVERLY HILLS, BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA
    For more information: The Peninsula
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    3. ONE&ONLY THE PALM, DUBAI, UAE
    3. ONE&ONLY THE PALM, DUBAI, UAE
    For more information: One&Only The Palm
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    2. THE CONNAUGHT, LONDON, ENGLAND
    2. THE CONNAUGHT, LONDON, ENGLAND
    For more information: The Connaught
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    1. MANDARIN ORIENTAL, TOKYO, JAPAN
    1. MANDARIN ORIENTAL, TOKYO, JAPAN
    Filling the top nine floors of the Cesar Pelli–designed Nihonbashi Mitsui Tower, Tokyo’s Mandarin Oriental explores the themes of woods and water. Views from rooms and public areas include the Imperial Palace Garden to the west, Tokyo Skytree and Sumida River to the east, and Tokyo Bay in the distance to the south, securing this hotel’s status as a true urban oasis.

    For more information: Mandarin Oriental
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    What’s Next. . .
    What’s Next. . .
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