How do the world's most luxurious hotels create extraordinary experiences for guests?

Go behind the scenes of the world’s most luxurious hotels and meet the amazing people who make the 5-star service possible in this BBC travel show.

Watch Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby and more acclaimed documentaries on BBC Select today. Restrictions apply*.

Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby on BBC Select

Food writer Giles Coren and chef Monica Galetti travel the globe and visit some of the world’s most exclusive, expensive and luxury hotels. But they’re not checking in for a VIP vacation. Instead the duo roll up their sleeves to see what life is really like behind the glitz and glamor. Traveling far and wide to hotels including Royal Mansour, Marrakesh, Morocco, Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands, The Lanesborough, London, and Nairobi’s Giraffe Manor, they experience first-hand the life of the workers who keep the world’s most impressive hotels delivering five-star service. Stream Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby Season 1-4 with BBC Select, a luxury travel show thats explore amazing hotels around the world.

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