Extravagant spending for a place to sleep, shower and store your clothes in is definitely not on the minds of most travelers who just want to finish their journey with the least expenses. It is perhaps the reason why budget hotels can be found in abundance throughout the world.
Only a small percentage of travelers would prefer staying in hotels with high-end facilities. These luxurious places charge exorbitant amounts for the services they provide. Today we are looking at some of the most expensive hotels throughout the world which may rather leave you wondering whether luxuries of these types are really being sought after by travelers.
All good hotels tend to lead people to do things they wouldn’t necessarily do at home. – Andre Balazs
Where an individual chooses to put up when traveling is an exclusive decision, and some do not hesitate for a moment to consider the hotels listed below to have a great time when they decide to travel for business or pleasure.
The Presidential Suite, Intercontinental, Hong Kong
The presidential suite is acknowledged as one of the finest within Asia and the room can offer an IMAX experience within Hong Kong. Guests can experience a wraparound harbor view Terrace which is 2500 ft.² along with a rooftop infinity swimming pool and Jacuzzi which overlook the Victoria Harbor and Hong Kong Island. Panoramic harbor views are as well available from the master bedroom, bathroom and a private gym. Guests also have an opportunity to write the Phantom VI Rolls-Royce, Bentley or can decide on a Mercedes limousine. All these facilities are available at $13,750 for every night.
The Ritz-Carlton Suite, Ritz-Carlton, Moscow
The floor to ceiling windows within the Ritz-Carlton suite can provide you an unparalleled view of the Kremlin, the Red Square, St. Basil’s Cathedral and Christ the Savior Cathedral.
The Ritz-Carlton suite has classic Imperial furnishings from Russia and the 232 m² suite is also equipped with a spacious living room, dining area, library, a grand piano and heated flooring which is perfect for the bone-chilling winters of Moscow. The Ritz-Carlton suite charges $18,000 for the night making you feel warm even during the winter.
Royal Suite, Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris
After Charging $24,550 for the night you could perhaps wonder whether you can take the towels with you or even the artwork within the Royal suites of hotel George V. There is a pair of the suites and both have private terraces, which overlook the historic deco fountain of the three graces. The suites have French antiques, which are magnificent and the vast suites are adorned with fine art from the 18th and the 19th century.
The Royal suites also have crystal chandeliers and use vases with pale pink roses to perfume the air. Spacious marble bathrooms grace the master bedrooms and are equipped with steam rooms, sauna along with a walk-in dressing room. These are just minor indulgences, which are offered for charging the exorbitant sum of $24,550 per night.
Royal Towers Bridge Suite, Atlantis, Bahamas
If you are not allergic to gold you are likely to find this 10 room suite, which contains gold sofas, cushions; gilt mirrors and chandelier is sufficient to bring the streak of extravagance within you. It has often been referred to as shameless glamor.
Your eyes will be dazzled by the grand foyer which has an elaborate floor with four types of marble. The living room which is 15 m long also holds a baby grand piano. The vast entertainment center is also equipped with a full-service bar. Combined with the eye-popping views from the balcony and a Butler to provide services, this is a pad which is out of the ordinary. The charges for the night will also leave you wondering whether the luxury was indeed worth $25,000.
These hotels are definitely not for the average traveler. However, there are very few people who can afford to stay in these magnificent temporary homes. As long as you have the money to spend, it doesn’t matter if you’re travelling for business or pleasure. Staying in these hotels will definitely be a memorable experience for any guest.