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I love travelling in luxury whether is flying business class, staying in luxury hotels or taking a helicopter to go wine tasting. So I thought it would be fun to do some research on some of the most expensive Luxury Hotels from around the World, here’s what I found! 

Four Seasons Bora Bora 

Name of the room/suite:  Otemanu Three-Bedroom Beachfront Villa Estate (5,380 square feet)

Average cost of the room/suite – 10,257 Euro ($11,272 USD at today’s exchange rate)

What makes this room/suite so special – This one-of-a-kind villa is perfect for families and groups, with three bedrooms, four bathrooms and a private swimming pool. Located on a white-sand beach and surrounded by tropical foliage, this secluded villa offers unmatched sunset views, outdoor dining and a private infinity pool.

Do the occupants of this suite receive anything special – The beachfront villas offer guests an inclusive experience, with meals, select activities, airport transfers and other services and amenities included. Guests of these expansive accommodations receive the highest level of personalization and customization, with each stay perfectly tailored to individual preferences.
Inclusions:

  • Personal Pre-Arrival Planning Consultation
  • Round-trip airport transfers
  • All meals through a full Modified American Plan (MAP)
  • Access to their Villa Personal Assistant throughout their stay
  • Private Beach set-up (including non-motorized watersports equipment)
  • Customized one-time Private Bar stocking
  • Private BBQ on the Beach
  • Private Polynesian Show
  • One-time Spa credit
  • Three complimentary signature experiences: Guided Jet Ski Circle-Island Tour, Half-Day Shark & Ray Excursion and a Half-Day Vitamin Sea Catamaran Tour

The Most Expensive Luxury Hotels from around the World. 

Four Seasons Resort Hualalai

Name of the room/suite – Hawaii Loa Presidential Villa (5,518 square feet)

Average cost of the room/suite – $16,045 USD

What makes this room/suite so special – The largest and most prestigious accommodation at the Resort, this majestic two- or three-bedroom villa is housed in a stand-alone, single-story bungalow, set directly on the oceanfront. From an impressive main entrance, step into an expansive living and dining room with pantry and office. Walls of window open completely to the expansive deck, granting prime position for soaking in your private tub, watching the sun set over the Pacific or catching the seasonal migration of humpback whales. The master bedroom takes one entire end of the villa, including a walk-in closet and magnificent bathroom with outdoor lava-rock shower. Two additional bedrooms provide completely luxurious sanctuaries.

Do the occupants of this suite receive anything special – Dedicated Suite Concierge • Welcome amenity arrival) • Arrival specialty lei for each person • Bottle of Champagne on arrival • Arrival pressing and unpacking service • Tropical floral arrangement • Deluxe fruit basket • Daily amenity from Chef • Daily choice of: º $500 credit for food and non-alcoholic beverages º Golf for two at Jack Nicklaus signature Golf Course º Two 50-minute massage treatments • Daily American Breakfast at ‘Ulu • Lounge seating on the beach or pool • Complimentary high speed internet • Complimentary valet parking • One round trip complimentary airport transfer • One day SUV rental from Hertz • Private dinner on lanai for two • Private 1 hr tour with Marine Biologist • Non motorized ocean activity with Alaka’i Nalu • 1 hour yoga, palates, or fitness training • Private mixology or cooking class • Private 1 hour cultural activity • Private 1 hour shopping experience.

The Most Expensive Luxury Hotels from around the World. 

Shangri-la Mauritius

Name of the expensive room/suite  The Frangipani suite. 

Frangipani Junior Suite either beach or Ocean View – 92 suites – between 65 to 70 m2 – luxury suites for couples, families in a private secluded island of the resort.

Average cost the room/suite  The prices of the rooms varies depending on the season of the year. It starts from EUR 325 in low season and can go up to EUR 850 in high season during the festive period of the year. The price is for a Frangipani Juniot Suite Ocean view on Bed & Breakfast exclusive of 15% tax. 

What makes this room/suite so special – All the suites offer expansive views over the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean with a bathtub in the middle of the bathroom. Some additional benefits such as free mini bar refilled once per day and complimentary one cocktail hour in the afternoon. 

Do the occupants of this suite receive anything special – These guests staying in these outstanding suites will receive more exclusive privileges, including Champagne on arrival, a daily à la carte breakfast at Republik Beach Club & Grill, daily sunset cocktails and a complimentary mini-bar that is restocked daily (selected beverages).

The Most Expensive Luxury Hotels from around the World. 

Four Seasons Hotel New York

Name of the room/suite – Ty Warner Penthouse.

Average cost of the room/suite – $50,000 USD per night

WHAT DO YOU GET FOR $50,000.00 A NIGHT? 
A variety of unprecedented service enhancements and personalized amenities have also been introduced to create a suite experience unlike any other. Throughout the entire length of stay, all hotel products and services enjoyed by guests of the Penthouse are inclusive. Spa treatments, fine Dining selections, and anything else offered in the hotel are offered as part of the suite experience.

Priced at $ 50,000+ USD per night (plus taxes), we are pleased to include the following benefits for the two registered guests of the suite:

  • Exclusive use of our Rolls Royce car with driver from 8am until 11pm
  • Personal trainer and full spa treatments
  • Personal 24/7 butler
  • Inclusions of all food and beverage for the 2 registered guests of the suite
  • Complimentary Premium Wi-Fi Access & unlimited calls worldwide
  • Complimentary Daily Newspaper
  • Complimentary coffee service, in the lobby, for early risers. (The service is provided, daily, from 5am to 8am)
  • Complimentary, twice daily, Housekeeping services with evening turn-down service
  • Complimentary shoe shining services, on demand
  • Expedited Check-in & Checkout
  • Light pressing of up to four items of clothing, upon arrival
  • Guests choice: two hours of complimentary packing or two hours of complimentary unpacking services

Set against a panoramic backdrop of Central Park, cityscapes and skyscrapers, the Ty Warner Penthouse is incomparably situated. Celebrating 360 degree, unencumbered views of Manhattan, the suite affords the unimaginable from its oversized bay windows and four cantilevered terraces. Guests awake to the tree tops of Central Park; entertain amidst the dazzling Downtown Skyline; and savor a rarified air, indoors and out, 52 floors above Manhattan’s exhilarating whirlwind.

New York runs on a north-south, east-west grid, and I knew if it could be seen on a diagonal, the skyline would completely change, Warner explained. There are four diagonal and four orthogonal views. It’s a dreamy, surreal thing that doesn’t exist anywhere else, adds Marino.

The Penthouse boasts cathedral ceilings, that soar to 25 feet, as well as oversized, single-paned windows and glass railings that ensure unobstructed sightlines. Cantilevered, 80-square foot glass balconies—accessible exclusively from the Ty Warner Penthouse grace the four corners of the building’s crown, what Architectural Digest described as an “all but unheard of feature at that altitude.

The attention to detail and design of the Penthouse’s interior elevates the space from architectural feat to an incomparable work of art. Featuring the world’s finest materials, textiles and furnishings, every detail in the space was commissioned to exceed the highest level of connoisseurship.

The Most Expensive Luxury Hotels from around the World. 

The Mark Hotel New York

Name of the room/suite – The Mark Penthouse

Average cost of the room/suite – The rate for the room is $75,000 per night

What makes this room/suite so special – The penthouse is incredibly special as it is the largest suite in America. The unprecedentedly spacious penthouse is set out over the top two floors of The Mark Hotel and includes 5 bedrooms, 4 fireplaces, 6 bathrooms, 2 powder rooms, and 2 wet bars. The Living Room (which can be transformed into a full-sized Grand Ballroom) boasts 26-foot ceilings, a fireplace and adjacent wet bar.

Do the occupants of this suite receive anything special  Every effort, service, indulgence and experience imaginable is a given at The Mark Hotel with 24-hour room service by The Mark Restaurant by Jean-Georges, Frédéric Fekkai Salon, Personal training by Dan Flores at The Mark Fitness Center, 24/7 access to shop at Bergdorf Goodman, a John Lobb Shoe Shine Kiosk, Frédéric Malle Exclusive Scent, The Mark Bicycles and The Mark Pedicabs – all in house.

The Mark Hotel’s team of extraordinary staff, led by visionary hotel manager Olivier Lordonnois, offers a completely personalized array of amenities for guests and personal service 24 hours a day for truly any want or whim. Whether it is a ‘Top of The Mark’ personal dining experience on the penthouse terrace with an exclusive menu prepared by Jean-Georges, suit tailoring at midnight from Bergdorf Goodman, in-suite hair styling by Frédéric Fekkai Salon or a dedicated car service with car & driver of choice for duration of a guests’ stay – it’s a given at The Mark Hotel.

The Most Expensive Luxury Hotels from around the World. 

InterContinental Hong Kong

Name of the room/suite – The Presidential Suite

Average cost of the room/suite – The Presidential Suite (for all 5 bedrooms) is HK$118,000 + 10% service. (3 bedrooms at HK$108,000 and just the Master Suite at HK$98,000 + 10% service).

What makes this room/suite so special – The Presidential Suite, which is the largest suite in Hong Kong at 7000 sq feet inclusive of 5 bedrooms, a Duplex Living Room Dining Room, Kitchenette, Private Study, Private gym and an amazing 2500 sq foot rooftop terrace with an infinity swimming pool and Jacuzzi with panoramic views of Victoria Harbour and Hong Kong Island.

Do the occupants of this suite receive anything special?The Presidential Suite come with a personal butler on call 24/7.

Guests in the suite can arrange everything from Michelin star cuisine from the hotel’s celebrated restaurants which include the 2-Michelin star Yan Toh Heen, 1-Michelin star SPOON by Alain Ducasse and world famous NOBU.

The Most Expensive Luxury Hotels from around the World. 

ARIA Sky Suites Las Vegas

Name of the room/suite? – ARIA Sky Villas- Located within ARIA Sky Suites, ARIA Sky Villas range in size from 2,000 to 7,000 square feet and offer both two and three bedroom, as well as luxurious single- and two-story retreats

Average cost of the room/suite? – The Sky Villas are available on a very limited basis with rates starting from $3,500 to $7,500 per night.

What makes this room/suite so special? – The Sky Villas exist for the most discerning of guests who want a unique, exclusive and unprecedented experience. Sky Villas feature panoramic windows with extravagant views of The Strip, innovative in-room technology, private saunas, billiard rooms, full luxurious kitchens and more. Services also include 24-hour Sky Suites Concierge assistance and personal airport transportation.

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MGM Grand Las Vegas

Name of the room/suite? –  The glamorous Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five Diamond SKYLOFTS offer visitors the quintessential loft environment bringing together design, décor, ambiance and unparalleled vistas. SKYLOFTS accommodations are available in one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans and range in size from 1,400 – 6,000 square feet

Average cost of the room/suite? – Prices range from $750 to $10,000 per night.

What makes this room/suite so special? – 

Designed to accommodate Las Vegas’ most sophisticated guests, the elegant SKYLOFTS are outdone only by the extraordinary level of personalized service provided by the SKYLOFTS’ staff. Located on the top two floors of MGM Grand, the lofts feature 24-foot, floor-to-ceiling windows providing amazing views of the world’s most famous skyline. Guests receive complimentary airport transportation and personal butler and concierge services.

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The Mirage Las Vegas

Name of the room/suite? – The Villas

Average cost of the room/suite? – These are sold on a very limited basis with the starting price for Lanais at $1,500 and the starting price for Villas at $3,000.

What makes this room/suite so special? – 

The Villas are accessed through a private gated entrance. They include secured entry from the casino floor, airport limousine service, 24-hour personal butler service and complimentary spa access. There are two levels of these lavish suites, Villa and Lanai. Lanais are available in one, two or three-bedrooms and range from 1,750 – 3,190 square feet. Villas are available in 2 or 3-bedrooms and range from 3,405 – 4,545 square feet. All of the Villa and Lanai suites offer private outdoor space including a pool, hot tub/spa misters, tables, chairs, chaise lounges and umbrellas.

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Four Seasons Hotel Mauritius

Name of the room/suite? – The Presidential Suite Sanctuary  

Average cost of the room/suite? – 9,050 EUR per night

What makes this room/suite so special? – 

Extended from the existing two bedroom model, the new 450 square metre (4,800 square foot), three bedroom Presidential Suite is located at the tip of the Resort’s private island, providing a luxurious hideaway in the heart of the property. The understated elegance of the decor’s soft and light ambience provides a fresh, chic and contemporary feel, while subtle textures bring in destination character through the white reed ceilings, mother of pearl detailing and three dimensional coral and shell artworks.

In the new master bedroom, guests may awaken to views over a sunrise infinity pool, or enjoy leisurely mornings soaking in the tranquility of the adjacent private pool terrace. A new, spacious dressing area and closet form a natural link to the stylish master bathroom, with its outdoor shower area, double vanity and 1.5 metre (5 foot) natural sandstone bathtub that sits beneath an ornate glass link chandelier.
The signature “Mauritius Nuit” wall print from Parisian luxury design house Pierre Frey provides an iconic sense of place in the master bedroom with its distinguished palm tree pattern, while Porta Romana lamps offer contrast in a sleek and elegant form. The bedroom’s state-of-the-art facilities include a 65 inch plasma television with an audio-enhancing sound bar.

In the lounge, a dining table that seats up to ten, an exclusive wine and champagne fridge and a 75 inch plasma television form the highlights of this spacious room, which leads directly out to the private terrace. With an 80 square metre patio, a heated swimming pool with panoramic lagoon views, whirlpool and day bed pavilion, the Presidential Suite provides the perfect venue for private al fresco dining or family afternoons around the pool.

The Presidential Suite also features an ensuite third bedroom with two queen beds and separate dressing area, plus a fully equipped kitchen, with a service entrance to avoid unnecessary disturbance to guests.
To allow complete flexibility to those travelling with extended family or friends, the Presidential Suite also now offers optional connectivity to the two adjacent One Bedroom Ocean Pool Villas via a private outdoor corridor, to form a secluded five bedroom Presidential Suite Sanctuary that can sleep up to 14 guests.

The Presidential Suite Sanctuary

Dolder Grand

Name of the room/suite? – Maestro Suite

Average cost of the room/suite? – Rack Rate CHF 14’600.00 (maximum rate)

What makes this room/suite so special? – 

Inspired by the maestro himself, Herbert von Karajan, conductor. Classical music influences classical architecture: at the highest point in the tower of the Dolder Grand’s main building is the Maestro Suite. This extraordinary two-tier, top-class suite offers occupants some 400 square metres (4,300 square feet) of living space. Each of the two bedrooms has its own luxurious bathroom finished in pale marble, and in addition to the whirlpool and steam shower, one of them also features a sauna. The classically appointed dining room is situated in the circular tower room and can be served from the en suite kitchen. The library is ideal for reading or working in peace and quiet. On the upper floor, the comfortable tower room is the perfect place to relax. Here, the spire’s dark red timberwork has been restored to its original state on the basis of historical documentation. Subtly coloured sofas and chaises longues, together with a bar and fireplace, complete the distinctive club style. The large balcony looking out from the tower room is the Dolder Grand’s highest viewpoint. For modern outdoor living, the Maestro Suite offers another highlight: the private lounge-style terrace provides breathtaking views of the city of Zurich, the lake and the Alps.

Do the occupants of this suite receive anything special? 

Complimentary Butler Service: Our on-call butler service is available to guests in our suites, Top Suites or in the residence from 7.00 am to 11.00 pm. Your butler will cater to your every need during your stay. This is our way of making sure you have more time for yourself.

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Shangri-La Bosphorus

Name of the room/suite? – Shangri-La Suite.

Average cost of the room/suite? –€ 25.000 per night

What makes this room/suite so special? – The two-bedroom Shangri-La Suite is the only room on the sixth penthouse floor of Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul, overlooking the romantic Bosphorus Strait. The suite is 366 square metres and has three separate private terraces and most of the landmarks and famous skyline silhouettes are visible. The bed linen has a thread count of 800 while the marble-clad bathroom has a heated floor and a 19-inch TV embedded in the mirror. Toiletries are by Bulgari.

Do the occupants of this suite receive anything special?

The Shangri-La Bosphorus provides their guests of the suite a  full VIP set-up including amenities such as a big fruit plate (replenished every day), Turkish delight, dessert plate and Shangri-La welcome tea.

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Four Seasons Hotel Paris

Name of the room/suite? –Suite Royale and Suite Penthouse.

Average cost of the suites? – They both cost €22,500 per night (without breakfast included)

What makes these suites so special? – 

The Penthouse Suite has a surface of 1615 square foot and 4 terraces on different levels. The specificity of this suite is the magnificent 360° view of the City of Lights, including several landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, that you can enjoy from either terraces. You can also enjoy the view while eating breakfast in the Winter Garden for instance (as displayed in the attached photo). Another particularity of this suite would be the beautiful white orchids that you can find throughout the apartment.

Whereas the Suite Royale has 2691 square foot. The Royal Suites now have the privilege to enjoy a superb spacious Parisian terrace of 60m² to appreciate fully the beautiful weather! A private garden and intimate surrounding with views on the sumptuous Marble Courtyard and its Orangeries. A luxury life expectation in the heart of Paris.

Their layout was designed by the world renowned designer Pierre Yves Rochon. The visionary has realized an elegant combination between modern and classical materials while respecting the Signature ideals of the Four Seasons Hotel George V.

The Suites offer a unique decoration with furnitures, paintings and art pieces which recreate a residential environment as real luxurious Parisian “pied à terre” with all the services of a palace.

Do the occupants of these suites receive anything special?

Occupants of these Suites get personalized amenities for their stay with us. It could be bathroom products or a type of delicacy, depending on the guest’s preferences. We can also orchestrate anything the guest desires from a proposal to a romantic dinner. We will make anything possible thanks to our Guest Relations and Concierge Team who take our guests’ envies to heart.

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The Ritz-Carlton Tokyo

Name of the room/suite? – The Ritz-Carlton Suite

Average cost of the room/suite? – JPY. 2,000,000+++/night

What makes this room/suite so special? – It’s considered one of the most luxurious suites in Tokyo offering aesthetic design with contemporary East-Meet-West interior style

It also offers spectacular panoramic view of Tokyo, located on the 53rd floor of the highest building in Tokyo

Do the occupants of this suite receive anything special?

  • Complimentary access to Club Lounge on the 53rd floor (7 a.m. – 10 p.m.) 
  • Personalized In-room check-in service at the Club Lounge 
  • Complimentary pressing service upon arrival 
  • Complimentary exclusive afternoon Tea in the Club Lounge and daily 5 food and beverage presentations 
  • Complimentary Shoeshine service 
  • Dedicated Club Concierge 
  • ESPA gift certificate

The Ritz-Carlton Tokyo suite

Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi

Name of the room/suite? – Royal Suite (complete in September 2016)

Average cost of the room/suite? – 35,000 AED per night

What makes this room/suite so special? – 

For the foremost VIP guests at Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi, the 13th-floor Royal Suite offers pure elegance. Wrap yourself in luxury as you entertain in the meticulously designed, light-filled living quarters, adorned with crystal chandeliers, sleek ivory furnishings, hand-painted silks and exotic marble. Rich hardwood floors lie throughout the 267-square-metre (2,874-square-foot) suite for a polished finish. Perhaps the most awe-inspiring feature of our Royal Suite, however, is the unobstructed panoramic view of Abu Dhabi seen through the suite’s floor-to-ceiling, two-storey windows. For those travelling with a group, ask us about connecting a Royal Suite to a twin-bedded Premier Room and a Superior Room for extra space.

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The Most Expensive Luxury Hotels from around the World

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Hi, my name is Samantha, Finance Managing Guru by day, Travel Blogging Enthusiast by... well... day too! Haha! Travelling King is the destination hotspot for the wannabe traveller! Showcasing affordable, luxurious getaways for the budget conscious!With the combination of my financial knowledge and travelling experiences I aim to show you, with a little planning, the right budget and a realistic goal you can fulfil your travel fantasies and explore the world whatever your budget or desires may be!