Singular Places is an international network founded by hosts for hosts, so go ahead and meet our hosts to discover the stories behind their passion.
Lars is a hotelier since …ever. In love from day one with the great idea of travel and hostmanship. Now wishing to create this unique network to drive change for the better with many passionate people around.
IRINA & VJEKOSLAV
Travelling and discovering the world, side by side, everything led us towards Almayer. Recognizing the potential of a forgotten house and a yard in the heart of this beautiful Dalmatian city we finally opened the doors to our guests.
Elena leads various processes in the company, such as administration, finances and support in different projects. Her interests in architecture, interior design and travel have turned into a passion for the hotel industry.
Novavila was born thanks to the passion that the family Vilanova Peña has for wine, decor, places and people. We aim for our guests to enjoy their stay, to immerse themselves within the atmosphere, the produce and the people of our destination.
Otar is an entrepreneur at heart, passionate about hospitality and with a keen eye for design, always looking for unique and distinctive properties with the aim of reviving. He studied in the USA and UK, now he lives in Georgia.
CATE & DARIO
Cate and Dario are the silent and transparent souls of the hotel. They are not public figures but they love meeting guests to share their favourite recommendations. They are happy to come out from their offices and meet you if you wish to hear their story!
EUGEN & HÂFI
Having travelled the world together while working in a variety of hospitality roles, Eugen and Hâfi are drawn to the idea of running their own resort one day. Both are proud advocates of slow, sustainable travel.
Eko began making organic wines in 2011, after a career as a doctor.
Eko is experimenting with different grape varieties to plant in the Kakheti region of Georgia. He also works very closely with organic small vine growers in Western Georgia.
Pilar is a hotelier with nearly 30 years of international experience. She strongly believes there is still so much to do in this industry. Now based in Spain and we are super happy to have her on our panel.
SABINE & STEFAN
After a ten year journey Stefan and Sabine created a place where people can step back and relax. Stefan left his work as a dentist to fully focus on La Montagnola Retreat. Sabine now realizes her passion to create space for peace and recreation of body and mind in a new context.
Monika has true leadership at heart. She worked in Hotels from Europe to Asia. She now lives in Sweden, where she will join a leading value-driven national hotel company. We are very proud to excite her with our project.
CARMO & MIGUEL
What inspires us: is to make everyone feel at home.
We want to share our best wishes: comfort, superb gastronomy, a great book, read at our outdoor library or an delightful journey in our sensory path through the woods.
Anna is a lawyer. She worked in the technology industry and created a company whose core business was CSR. She wrote books on personality development and is passionate about everything that can improve our lives.
There’s no place like home, unless you have two homes. Or enjoy a really good hotel. Franco loves to commute between Bavarian lakes and the Croatian Adriatic. He also loves to put together new hotels, reanimate old hotels and turn around struggling hotels. It brings him the joy to feel at home in so many places.
Alva is a Spanish hospitality and gastronomy professional passionate about sustainability. Based in Uruguay, she works as independent consultant, university professor and food and wine writer & journalist.
Royal Conservera Española continues a saga of more than 100 years and three generations dedicated to quality fish and seafood canning. We are heirs to centuries of tradition of a people dedicated to the sea, with wisdom and knowledge being passed down from generation to generation.
THE WHOLE CAMP TEAM
The Hotelcamp Reinsehlen team; a colourful, versatile mix of different personalities. We are united by the desire to accompany your time at the camp in a natural and friendly way. Get to know this unique place, we give everything for your eventful time-out from everyday life.
MARCELO & NATALIA
Marcelo and Natalia proud owners of Bodega Oceánica José Ignacio are happy to meet you and share their story.
We are hosts at heart and VALUE driven.
HAPPINESS – PEOPLE – SUSTAINABILITY – AUTHENTIC EXPERIENCES – COMMUNITY – SAFETY
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