The Rise of the Boutique Hotel


Forget grand luxury suites with large beds fit for a queen and overrated swanky lobbies with magnificent marble floors. The next big thing in the hotel industry, though smaller in size, is making itself known and is becoming more and more popular with today’s travelers.

Introducing, Boutique Hotels.

Intimate and quirky, and offers customized service packages that fits the needs of every guest that comes through its doors, are just some of the qualities to expect from this new player in the game.

What more is there to expect you might ask? Read on to find out.

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Features of Boutique Hotels

We all know that hotels are there to cater to your every need, but personalized service... now that is something else! For boutique hotels, this is its most distinguishable factor. And, if you’re a modern day traveler that’s looking for the comforts of home—big comfy bed, efficient working space, high-speed internet and access to different gadgets, look no further because this space is for you. Tell them what you want and they’ll have it ready for you—guaranteed.

If you’re a traveler looking for character and a unique experience on the other hand, boutique hotels have plenty of those to offer too! Big, unique and impressive themes and designs are blended tastefully with a relaxing ambiance leaving you with a unique home-away-from-home feel. With the comforts of a hotel, of course. As for dining? That’s been thought out too. Prepare your taste buds for out-of-this-world, innovative dishes and drinks that’s worth rambling on about to friends.

Lastly, let’s not forget about the location. Right smack in the middle of it all or tucked deeply away in the woods giving you peace and tranquility, it’s completely up to you. No matter where it’s located though, always know that boutique hotels will still deliver impeccable services.

 In a nutshell, here are the reasons boutique hotels are on the rise:

  • Personalized service that cater for the specific target market.
  • Cutting-edge technology – from booking to room entertainment.
  • Striking décor and designs borrowed from all over the world.
  • Inspiring locations which stimulate both body and mind.

And as demands for great service and value for money grow, there’s no doubt that this boutique hotel trend is here to stay. So, next time you’re looking for a place to stay, think about cozying up and experience for yourself the difference that boutique hotels have to offer.

Looking for accommodation in Seminyak? The Colony Hotel is the perfect choice for you.