In a world where it seems to be increasingly hard to find the quiet, there are pockets of five star luxury that are maximising the particularly epic kind of peace that belongs to inhabiting the mountains. Isolation has been the co-operating factor that The LuxuryTravelBiblehas selected in compiling this list. Allow your eye to sweep up sheer peaks and into valleys and be prepared for your soul to be stirred. Prue Rushton 18/4/10
Russian-Canadian architect Nick Troubetzkoy had a vision that to combine earth, air and water with this ethereal view to "unlock potential for a profound and magical level of enjoyment and celebration.
Settled into the slope of a high mountaintop in the Blue Mountains region, Strawberry Hill has been an R&R pad for luminaries since Island Records owner Chris Blackwell bought the former coffee plantation in 1972.