5 Design-Centric Retreats For Your Winter Getaway I Décor Aid


5 Design-Centric Retreats for Your Winter Getaway


Victorian pool

With the holidays behind us and the long stretch of winter ahead, there’s no better time to start planning an escape. Whether it’s palm trees and cerulean waters you’re after, or a jaunt to some of the best ski slopes in the country, check out five of our favorite design-minded getaways.

Akureyri, Iceland

Akureyri Iceland design retreat cabin

This incredible cabin, available through Airbnb, is a 45-minute flight from Reykjavik, Iceland. Though modest in size, the retro-furnished space offers floor-to-ceiling windows and a spacious deck for unbeatable views of the Northern Lights. Via Airbnb.

Iceland Cabin

Akureyri Iceland design retreat cabin outside

Via Airbnb.

Iceland Cabin Interior

Akureyri Iceland design retreat cabin inside

Via Airbnb.

North Coast, Dominican Republic

North Coast Dominican Republic retreat

The Playa Grande Beach Club is the brainchild of celebrated interior designer Celerie Kemble, who spent over a decade transforming the Beach Club and 9 guest bungalows into a whimsical oasis. Victorian latticework, vintage rattan furniture and a pastel color scheme provide a fanciful yet fitting setting amongst the Edenic coastline. Via Playa Grande Beach Club

Playa Grande Beach Club Porch

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Via Playa Grande Beach Club

Playa Grande Beach Club

outdoor dominican republic vacation pool

Via Playa Grande Beach Club

Hudson, New York – Rivertown Lodge

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The town of Hudson has attracted an increasing number of New Yorkers with its promise of foliage and charm. The recent opening of Rivertown Lodge has now made it a must for those who have yet to visit. Designed by Brooklyn-based firm Workstead, the new Rivertown Lodge is decorated with a mid-century and Shaker flair. Via Rivertown Lodge.

Rivertown Lodge Room

hudson new york rivertown lodge room

Via Rivertown Lodge

Rivertown Lodge Reception Area

hudson new york rivertown lodge reception area

Via Rivertown Lodge

Rivertown Lodge Guest Room

hudson new york rivertown lodge guest room

Via Rivertown Lodge.

Park City, Utah

park city utah washington school house

Originally built in 1898, the Washington School House was one of the first 3 original schools in Park City, and has remained exclusive ever since. The luxury boutique hotel features Swedish and French antiques in a muted palette, including a massive gilt mirror and carved stone fireplace that are host to the après-ski crowd. Via Washington School House.

Washington School House

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Via Washington School House

Washington School House Room

washington school house guest room interior

Via Washington School House.

Hill House Home

hill house home room

Hill House Home

Paris, France

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Via Hotel Providence, Paris

Hotel Providence in Paris

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Via Hotel Providence

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