Brunch just might be the perfect meal. Combining the best elements of breakfast and lunch, the ritual calls for gathering with friends over eggs Benedict smothered in hollandaise during a leisurely late morning and sipping mimosas into the afternoon.

But the brunches featured on Forbes Travel Guide do you one better: they put you in the water. Whether you want to have your pancakes in a boat or pool, test the waters at these hotels.

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