If you've been following your favourite celebs on Insta, you know that this year, Europe was the go-to destination for Beyoncé, Reese Witherspoon, Chrissy Teigen and many more! These A-Listers have access to some of the most extravagant holiday spots around the world and we've rounded up these amazingly luxe options for you to be able to follow in Gwyneth Paltrow and her elite squad's footsteps! If you're planning your next dream vacation, you might want to consider some of these stunning destinations – hey, if it's good enough for Queen B, you know it won't let you down.


It seems Greece was the place to be in 2016! Emily Ratajowski bared just about everything on her amazing Santorini vacation! Whether popping into her in-room cave pool au naturel, or showing her photography chops with stunning scenic shots, the starlet was clearly enjoying every moment of her relaxing trip on the caldera. But she wasn't the only beauty who headed to the Mediterranean – both Natasha Poly and Ruby Rose found themselves holidaying on the Mykonos cliff-tops and enjoyed dips in their private pools!

It seems relaxing like a celeb in Greece involves a private pool, crystal-clear waters and jaw-dropping blue and white scenery. To follow their lead, try:

Bill & Coo, Mykonos

It seems relaxing like a celeb in Greece involves a private pool, crystal-clear waters and jaw-dropping blue and white scenery. To follow their lead, try:

With an outdoor pool, private spas, bar onsite, beach in walking distance, state of the art gym and gourmet restaurant, this is the ultimate chance to holiday like the A-List!

Sun Rocks, Santorini

Sculptured in the Santorinian caldera, 300 meters above the water surface with views to the spectacular sunsets that revitalize the senses and calm the spirit, The Sun Rocks Hotel is an ideal retreat for the ultimate in relaxation. With breakfast served poolside, you'll be doted on just like the stars.


I mean, if this place was dreamy enough to inspire Queen B to name Blue Ivy after an ivy-laden tree in Hvar, who are we to argue? (She's now an honourary citizen. Blue Ivy, we mean). Whether it's a sunset dinner with friend Gwyneth Paltrow, or diving into the crystal blue sea off the top of their multi-level yacht, Bey and Jay love heading to the Adriatic Coast. This summer, Reese Witherspoon also discovered the dazzling glamour of Croatia, taking her closest girlfriends for a whole summer of adventures! Draped in, well, Draper James, Reese and her besties sailed the seas and took in the sights, with a bespoke hashtag to go along with it. Talk about the ultimate #GirlsTrip!

La Croma, Dubrovnik

If you're looking to head off on your own ultimate #GirlsTrip, pack your sunnies and head to La Croma! With bars and lounges on site, tennis courts and spas, and moments to the centre of town, this place is perfect for partying with the girls!


Italy also drew a plethora of stylish fashion mavens to its stunning shores in 2016. Karli Kloss made an impact in bright and colourful sundresses in Capri while Vanessa Hudgens kept it cool and classic with a big floppy hat and stylish black one-piece in Positano. On a casual and fun family holiday, Chrissy Teigen and John Legend showed baby Luna around Tuscany – the ultimate foodie's paradise. Chrissy relaxed in crisp white dresses and cooked up a storm with the local produce – talk about food envy!

Villa Il Palagio, Tuscany

A modern apartment hotel with all the country trimmings, the Villa il Palagio offers an unforgettable experience. With restaurants, outdoor swimming pools, golf and beach nearby, you will be eating like a star and treated like a queen.

Villa Franca Hotel, Positano

Perched on a picturesque hill overlooking the entire bay, Villa Franca is only a stone's throw from the city centre and the two main beaches in Positano (Spiaggia Grande and Fornillo). It's unique location allows a breathtaking view of one of the most enchanting corners of the Amalfi Coast and you don't even have to leave – pools, tennis courts, bars, lounges and restaurants are all at your fingertips. So dress up, pop on some heels and a glamorous hat and take in the balmy sunset!

Which trip would you pick? Are you after a Ruby, Beyoncé or Chrissy – themed holiday?

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