10 Most Terrifyingly Perched Clifftop Hotels on Earth

Rifugio Lagazuoi Italian mountaintop hotel up in clouds
Image: Nicolò Miana

Is the idea of looking hundreds of feet down steep gorges, standing above the clouds or coming eye-to-eye with soaring birds enough to induce a state of vertigo in you? If so, it might be best to avoid the following hotels when planning for that next vacation.

Quite a drop from Rifugio Lagazuoi Mount Lagazuoi
Image: Rifugio Lagazuoi

On the other hand, if the thought of teetering on the edge of any number of daunting cliffs is no big deal, then there are jaw-dropping views to be enjoyed at these establishments – all of which are situated in some pretty precarious-looking spots.