Nothing makes us more excited to get up and go than putting together our annual Hot List of the best new hotels, cruises, restaurants, cultural destinations, and transportation projects. Now in its 27th year, this curated collection is a labor of love for our global team, which spends the year researching, visiting, and vetting the entries to bring you a definitive directory of places whose style, ethos, and service set new standards for hospitality. This year's best new hotels in Africa and the Middle East range from the sprawling mega resorts of the UAE to the forested safari camps of Botswana. All that’s left is for you to decide where you’re going first.
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