EMIRATES PALACE, ABU DHABI
Costing approximately $3 billion to build, Emirates Palace has 394 rooms and suites, 40 meeting and conference rooms, a white sand beach, a myriad of pools and fountains, a sumptuous spa, marble imported from 13 different countries, and over 1,000 crystal chandeliers. It’s like a small pleasure fortress with enough modern amenities to please today’s top tycoons.
MARDAN PALACE HOTEL, TURKEY
Built by Russian Billionaire Telman Ismailov in 2009 to the tune of $1.65 billion, the Mardan Palace Hotel in Antalya, Turkey boasts of the largest swimming pool in the Mediterranean (fits 1,000 guests) and is considered one of the most elite luxury hotels in Europe. There are also ten dining spots, 17 bars, a lavish spa and a sunken aquarium full of exotic fish. 9,000 tons of white sand was flown in from Egypt for the beach alone, and 24/7 personal butler service is also included.
BURJ AL ARAB HOTEL, DUBAI
Resembling a billowing sail, the stunning architecture of Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai makes it one of the most photographed in the world. All rooms are luxurious suites spanning two floors with state-of-the art everything and incredible views. And beyond the unique over-the-top amenities like the attached heliport and hovering tennis courts, there is a vast array of futuristic dining and nightlife options. 24/7 personal on-call butlers, and a chauffeur-driven Rolls Royce fleet is also available.
THE W HOTEL, TAIWAN
The W hotel in Taipei, Taiwan, stands out for incredible design details throughout. Each of its 405 rooms are outfitted with chic, ultra-modern appliances and furniture that make for a unique stay. Beyond that, the hotel offers on-site fitness classes, ice skating, and fabulous views from all 31 floors.
THE FOUR SEASON HOTEL, AUSTRALIA
The Four Seasons Hotel Sydney is a fabulous way to experience this famed Australian destination. Located in the heart of the city, guest rooms feature unbeatable views of the iconic Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbor Bridge. Designer toiletries, a hair salon, and a full-service spa are other perks.
ATLANTIS PARADISE ISLAND, BAHAMAS
Built in tribute to the legendary lost city, Atlantis Paradise Island is a 141 acre waterscape and touted as the premier luxury resort destination in the Bahamas. But it’s their Royal Towers Bridge Suite on the 23rd floor that really pulls out all the stops. It spans ten plush rooms topped by 12-foot ceilings and full-length windows, and includes a grand piano, twin entertainment centers, a formal dining room with a 22-karat gold chandelier, whirlpool tubs, plus a permanent staff of seven to cater to your every need.
PALMS, LAS VEGAS
This is famous for high roller living, It boasts of a massive rooftop Jacuzzi hanging over The Strip. A private glass elevator, rotating bed, gym, sauna, media room, full bar, and more make these place a spot to fulfill the fantasy of living in style.
THE CHATRIUM HOTEL
Located along the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand, the Chatrium Hotel offers the best of the city’s culture and vibe with breathtaking water views. Luxury amenities include five different restaurants (including one on a barge in the river), a full-service spa, and outdoor pool and bar, plus a playground for the kids.
THE WESTIN EXCELSIOR, ROME
Built in 1906, The Westin Excelsior Rome has the Villa La Cupola Suite that has recently been “refreshed” with a $7 million renovation. This signature luxury cocoon spans two full floors, making it the largest suite in Italy. Furnished in grand old style with modern high-tech gadgets, its own private fitness room, sauna, steam bath and Jacuzzi, and a formal dining room.
THE PLAZA, NEW YORK CITY
The Plaza built in 1907 is often the top choice for visiting VIPs, especially for its Royal Plaza Suite that boasts of the best views of Manhattan. The three-bedroom suite is styled in the most opulent of old-world charm with a formal dining room, a library, a gymnasium, a grand piano, full kitchen (for personal chefs), and a butler’s pantry, and is serviced by its own private elevator. Butler service is also included.
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