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Is this the world's 'sexiest hotel room'?

By Frances Cha, CNN
updated 8:09 AM EST, Wed November 13, 2013
The Corfu Suite at the <strong>Blakes Hotel</strong> in London won the judges' vote for the sexiest hotel room for its white drapes, mother-of-pearl accents and a four-poster bed "you can't leave." Do you agree with the judges? The Corfu Suite at the Blakes Hotel in London won the judges' vote for the sexiest hotel room for its white drapes, mother-of-pearl accents and a four-poster bed "you can't leave." Do you agree with the judges?
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Sexiest Bedroom in the World
Sexiest Bedroom -- Runner-up
Best-Dressed Hotel (interior styling)
Best Hotel Bar
Best Hotel Restaurant
Best Spa Hotel
The Eco Award
Best for Families
Best Budget Boutique Hotel
The Greatest Outdoors
Above and Beyond
Best Newcomer
Best Smith Hotel 2013
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STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Travel publisher Mr & Mrs Smith announced Smith Hotel Awards winners
  • Corfu Suite at the Blakes Hotel took top spot for world's sexiest hotel bedroom
  • Ace Hotel in New York is hottest hotel bar
  • Best new hotel is in Newfoundland, Canada

(CNN) -- It's probably the furthest thing from Hugh Hefner's idea of a sexy hotel room, or a "Fifty Shades of Grey" weekend getaway, but a white, bright, mother-of-pearl-themed hotel room in London has won an award for world's sexiest bedroom.

The Corfu Suite at the Blakes Hotel in London took the top spot for its "sumptuous decor," "a bed you can't leave" and "an element of intrigue."

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And no, the judges weren't the prude, prim types -- they included burlesque star Immodesty Blaze, fashion blogger Garance Doré and the president of luxury lingerie brand Kiki de Montparnasse.

The Ca Maria Adele hotel in Venice placed second in the Sexiest Bedroom in the World category.
The Ca Maria Adele hotel in Venice placed second in the Sexiest Bedroom in the World category.

Runners-up were the "fantasy cocoon" at the Ca Maria Adele hotel in Venice, and rooms at Secret Bay resort in Dominica.

More categories

The Sexiest Bedroom in the World was just one of the categories in the Smith Hotel Awards announced last week.

To celebrate their 10th anniversary, travel publisher and boutique hotel booking service Mr & Mrs Smith asked travelers around the world to vote for their favorite boutique and small luxury hotels.

More than 47,000 people voted, and panels of judges chose the winner and the two runners-up from each category's shortlist.

To read about the winners and runners up in more detail, check out the Smith Hotel Awards website.

Category winners

Sexiest Bedroom: Blakes Hotel, London

Best-Dressed Hotel (interior styling): Alila Villas Uluwatu, Bali, Indonesia

Hottest Hotel Bar: Ace Hotel, New York

Best Hotel Restaurant: La Bastide de Moustiers, Provence, France

Best Spa Hotel: Como Shambhala Estate, Bali

The Eco Award: Sextantio Albergo Diffuso, L'Aquila, Italy

Best for Families: Soneva Kiri, Koh Kood, Thailand

Best Budget Hotel: Brody House, Budapest, Hungary

Dunton Hot Springs in the United States won for best outdoor setting.
Dunton Hot Springs in the United States won for best outdoor setting.

The Greatest Outdoors: Dunton Hot Springs, San Juan Mountains, Colorado

Above and Beyond: The Upper House, Hong Kong

Best Newcomer: Fogo Island Inn, Newfoundland, Canada

Best Smith Hotel 2013: Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur, California

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