Channel your inner beauty or beast at these magical places
Step into a magically romantic fantasy and experience a getaway like none other with a stay in a castle to celebrate the highly anticipated release of the live-action remake of the Disney classic Beauty and the Beast. Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, invites travellers to enjoy their own tale as old as time by showcasing the best, most romantic castles to stay in around the world to suit all fans of this iconic film.
Dartmoor National Park, Devon, Great Britain
Be spellbound by the beauty of Dartmoor National Park with 275 acres of beautiful British countryside and dramatic landscape in Devon whilst being treated as Lord and Lady of the Manor with world-class service in this luxurious castle. Sitting high on the valley's edge you can enjoy spectacular views of the glorious surroundings whilst playing a round of golf or taking a woodland walk. For those looking to relax you can curl up by the roaring open fireplace, experience the Brasserie gastro pub or indulge in a spa treatment.
Place du Château, France
Similar to the Château de Chambord in France, the castle in which the magical film took inspiration, the Château d'Augerville is set only an hour outside of the hustle and bustle of Paris. This charming, countryside four-star accommodation offers a peaceful stay for everyone. Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or if you're a golf enthusiast looking to enjoy the splendid course you'll be sure to have a relaxing stay.
Taj Rambagh Palace
This beautiful Indian palace was the former residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur and is now a luxurious hotel that offers guests the chance to be treated like royalty and experience opulence of the past with modern touches. Known as the 'Jewel of Jaipur' the beautiful example of Indian architecture is set in perfectly manicured gardens and is decorated throughout with rich textures, elegant carpets and hand-painted wall motifs.
Parador de Lerma
If you're looking for a regal stay under the sun, look no further than this unique boutique hotel converted from a striking 17th-centry palace. Situated in the heart of the delightful Spanish town of Lerma, the area is endorsed for history, tranquillity and monuments by most travellers. Immerse yourself in history and stay in this beautiful moment, with a classical style throughout, the antique furniture and terracotta tiles on the floor transport you to a bygone era.
Taj Falaknuma Palace
For a unique stay, this luxurious five-star property features a blend of colonial and Indian designs. A heritage walk showcases beautifully crafted objects from all over world. The large rooms feature high wooden-beamed ceilings and are furnished with pastel shades, floral fabrics and fine wood fittings. Taj Falaknuma Palace makes for a royal base while you explore this intriguing area and take in other sites such as Chaumallah Palace and gorgeous Chariminar monument only three miles away.