The universe has punished us with darker days until March. So naturally it's time to start thinking about escaping winter and heading to finer shores.
But if now is not a good time to blow your savings on a lavish tropical island retreat, don't worry, you don't have to. We've scoured the globe to find the most stylish budget hotels so your winter break needn't break your bank account.
Take a look through the gallery below to see how you can do chic on the cheap.