New Name for The Experiences We Know and Love
The global collection of 45 iconic hotels, trains and river cruises brings together some of the world's most thrilling journeys and destinations.
An unrivalled legacy
Building on a legacy dating back to 1976, Belmond embraces the diversity and breadth of this exclusive portfolio, allowing guests to better identify our hotels, trains, safaris and river cruises while enticing them to explore the wider collection. Established in 1976, the brand began with the iconic Hotel Cipriani in Venice followed by the fabled Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Nearly 40 years on, the curated collection now encompasses 45 luxury hotels and travel experiences in some of the world’s most celebrated destinations.
A beautiful world
Derived from the Latin for ‘beautiful ‘ and ‘world’, Belmond represents a continued commitment to creating authentic travel experiences spanning city landmarks, intimate resorts and unique travel adventures. Belmond is passionate about helping guests explore each vibrant destination to the full, offering an array of one-of-a-kind experiences from a helicopter ride over the Iguassu Falls to a Shaman marriage blessing by Machu Picchu citadel or a private wine tasting of Burgundy’s 33 Grands Crus.
Belmond around the globe
Providing discerning travellers with exceptional service, unforgettable memories, surprising adventures and a sense of the unique remains integral to the spirit of Belmond. Many of its products sit beside the globe’s most celebrated sights – Belmond Sanctuary Lodge in Machu Picchu, Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel by Table Mountain in Cape Town and Belmond Hotel das Cataratas next to Brazil’s Iguassu Falls – and Belmond continues to showcase the individuality of each of its offerings while aligning them with the broader spectrum, maximising appeal to guests continuing on their journey of discovery.