10 of the best: rooms with a view - 6. St lucia: Jade Mountain
The view: Savour sweeping vistas of St Lucia’s jagged Pitons and the Caribbean from your bedroom, living area and private infinity pool.
The room: The Star, Moon, Sun and Galaxy “infinity pool sanctuaries” feature 15ft high ceilings, floors comprising over 20 species of tropical hardwood and no fourth wall, giving glorious views.
The hotel: Rising above the 600-acre Anse Chastanet resort, of which it is part, Jade Mountain boasts extravagantly bold architectural design, a spa and art gallery – and is a techno-free haven with no TVs, radios or telephones.
Stay: Nightly rates for a Star Sanctuary start from $1,250 (about £800).