Appearing with fresh juice at the right moment, booking you a trip to discover the country’s secrets, or remembering your food foibles: excellent service has many hallmarks. We’ve searched for all these characteristics to shortlist our award-winning selection of luxury beach hotels. Each year our judges dust off their sarongs to assess the nominated beach hotels. As a result, we’re confident that the experience in each one will knock your sandals off (just in time for a beachside pedicure). Whether you want miles of sand, a cliff-top location, or sunset cocktails, you’ll find your perfect boutique beach hotel here.