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TRUE 5 STARS is the world's only comprehensive selection of true luxury hotels.

✔ The hotels presented on this platform have been selected by Jochen Ehrhardt, based solely on their superior quality.

✔ Over time, the number of qualified hotels and resorts was narrowed down from over 3,000 to about 1,000.

✔ Jochen has personally inspected or stayed at about 2,000 of the worlds best hotels.

✔ For further information on Jochen, the destinations he has visited, and where he stayed, please scroll down the page.

If you need free advice where to travel and stay, and if you prefer not to stay at the second best hotel, please reach out to Jochen directly at [email protected]

In addition, if you are a hotelier, TRUE 5 STARS — ADVISORY assists high-end hotels to focus on elevating and perfecting guest engagement and service quality.

For further information on TRUE 5 STARS — ADVISORY please scroll down the page or go directly to TRUE 5 STARS — ADVISORY.

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