Waikiki Edition, Hawaii: Ian Schrager and Marriott hotels' partnership came to fruition with the Waikiki Edition last year and the picture is suitably stylised. A collage of broken surf boards greets you at reception, while the hotel has its own lagoon, a bar at its private Sunset Beach and contemporary Japanese restaurant. Those more keen to experience Honolulu’s legendary surf can book in for Surf and Bikini Bootcamps, which partner fitness regimes and surf lessons.
Waikiki Edition, 1775 Ala Moana Boulevard, Honolulu, Hawaii (001 808 943 5800; editionhotels.com). Bootcamps start at $445 (£297) pp per day full board. Doubles from $222 (£148), room only.