Luxury travel network Virtuoso last week held its annual Travel Week – a meeting of the minds of the best of the best in luxury travel. After a survey of nearly 10,000 luxury travel agents and examination from the team’s in-house editorial staff, 11 hotels were chosen for the “Best of the Best” awards.

Planning a getaway or big trip this year? You might want to consider the following winners – not only are these among the top hotels and resorts in the world, but if you book through a Virtuoso agent, you’ll get perks like room upgrades, free breakfasts, spa credits and more.

Hotel of the year went to Ireland’s Ashford Castle, County Mayo, Galway, Ireland.

The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto, Japan nagged a design award, while Epicure, at Le Bristol Paris, took top honors for its culinary program.

Traveling with kids? Hit the Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort.

Need a spa vacay? It’s all about Dolder Grand Spa, at Zurich’s The Dolder Grand.

Want an under-the-radar up and comer? Rosewood Beijing, China is the place to go.

If you’re all about unique experiences, it’s a tie between the Corcovado Experience, Belmond Copacabana Palace, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Red Carpet Ready, The Peninsula Beverly Hills.

We can’t wait to try all of these great hotels and resorts!