Many novels and movies depicting amazing love stories are normally based in hotels located in exotic places like near some super famous beach or on mountain sides: hotels are comfort bubbles- places in which you can be yourself or places where you get maximum privacy from the outside world so that you and your loved one can enjoy.
But there are so many kinds of hotels to choose from, beach view, mountain side, in some big plushy cushions and beds, jacuzzis and pent house, etc. based on attractions like these and food quality of the hotel and locations. Here is the top 10 most expensive hotels of the world 2018.
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- 10. BURJ AL ARAB, DUBAI at $17,500 per night
- 9. HOTEL PLAZA ATHENÈE in FRANCE at $27,000 per night
- 8. PALMS CASINO RESORT in LAS VEGAS, NEVADA at $35,000 per night
- 7. GRAND HYATT CANNES HOTEL MARTINEZ in CANNES, FRANCE at $35,700 per night
- 6. GRAND RESORT LAGONISSI ROYAL VILLA in ATHENS, GREECE at $40,000 per night
- 5. LAUCALA ISLAND RESORT HILLTOP ESTATE at $40,000 per night
- 4. RAJ PALACE HOTEL-PRESIDENTIAL SUITE, JAIPUR at $43,000 per night
- 3. FOUR SEASONS HOTEL, NEW YORK at $50,000 per night
- 2. HOTEL PRESIDENT WILSON, GENEVA, SWITZERLAND at $65,000 per night
- 1. LOVER’S DEEP, ST. LUCIA at $150,000 per night
10. BURJ AL ARAB, DUBAI at $17,500 per night
This is a famous architectural wonder and is the forth tallest hotel in the world but ironically 39% of the hotel is made up of nonoccupiable space. The shape of this building is designed to mimic the sail of a ship. It has a helipad and is also called ‘The Pregnant Building’. This building was designed by Tom Wright. There were a lot of claims about this hotel being a 7-star hotel in the world but the Jumeirah group differed in opinion and said they never agreed to that.
9. HOTEL PLAZA ATHENÈE in FRANCE at $27,000 per night
This is a historic luxury hotel located in Paris near the Champs-Elysèes and Eiffel Tower. This is a part of Dorchester Collection group of luxury hotels. The hotel has 5 restaurants and a bar. In August 2014, there was a renovation with addition of new buildings and six guest rooms, eight suites and a ball room and two event spaces.
This has French décor but the seventh and eighth floors are done in art décor. There is sauna and steam room and in 2008 a Dior wing was installed.
8. PALMS CASINO RESORT in LAS VEGAS, NEVADA at $35,000 per night
There is a Sky Villa suite in Nevada at $35,450 per night. This is a hotel plus casino bearing 653 rooms and suites and has a recording studio, Michelin starred restaurant and a concert-theater. The resort is styled in a modern, neo-retro fashion. The fantasy tower is famous for its night life venues like, moon night club, rain nightclub and suites like sky villa and fantasy suites. There is a Ditch Friday’s, which is a pool party with live DJs every Friday and a pearl concert theater is a 3-level concert venue which can seat 1000 to 2500 people.
7. GRAND HYATT CANNES HOTEL MARTINEZ in CANNES, FRANCE at $35,700 per night
The hotel is famous with an art styled décor located on the Croisette at Cannes. It opened on 20 February in the year 1929 by a noble ancient Italian family of Sicilian origin. The Hotel Martinez, as it was called before, survived the World War II despite occupation by French Army, Italian Army, etc. the hotel was sold in the year 2013 and later got incorporated into Hyatt chain on April 9, 2013 and was renamed.
6. GRAND RESORT LAGONISSI ROYAL VILLA in ATHENS, GREECE at $40,000 per night
Thus is a grand hotel as is reflected by its name, it is located on the Athenian Rivera, which is peninsula on the south of Athens. There are ten restaurants in the Rivera, a Thalaspa Chenot which is an oriental approach to relaxation and holistic treatments. The area around the hotel is peppered with private sandy coves for those who want a day alone. The total number of rooms is 197 and has 76 suites with other services like yacht hire, limousine, helicopter, and wedding chapel.
5. LAUCALA ISLAND RESORT HILLTOP ESTATE at $40,000 per night
This resort is located on 3,500 acres on its own island in the archipelago of Fiji, Laucala Island. It is a 5 star hotel with amenities like free wifi, swimming pool, room service, bar lounge, beaches, etc. the review of this hotel are all positive many praised it calling ‘the apex of the world’.
4. RAJ PALACE HOTEL-PRESIDENTIAL SUITE, JAIPUR at $43,000 per night
This hotel is located in Rajasthan, India and is a place that is more than 2.5 centuries old, converted into a grand heritage hotel. Thus building was built in 1727 and is still being inhabited by 16th generation descendent and present owner Princess Jayendra Kumari. This building opened as a heritage hotel in August. Museum suites were also created. Present general manager of the hotel is Mrs. Ankur Rara Jethila. It won many awards like, 2014 Asia’s leading hotel suite, international gold star Millennium Award in the year 2002 in Bangkok.
3. FOUR SEASONS HOTEL, NEW YORK at $50,000 per night
This is a luxury hotel whose Ty Warner Penthouse suit is billed at 50,000$ per night. The interiors are luxurious and have a modern art design. The hotel was started in January 1989 and it was planned to have a main tower of 46 stories and a smaller tower of 20 stories with a total of 400 rooms. In 2004, Pei and Marino redefined the entire 52nd Penthouse suite.
2. HOTEL PRESIDENT WILSON, GENEVA, SWITZERLAND at $65,000 per night
This hotel is situated in the Geneva and Nevada after the 28th president of the US, Woodrow Wilson. This is located near the UN building on Lake Geneva. The Royal Penthouse is considered the world’s most expensive suit at 65,000$ per night. The beautiful view of Swiss Alps is offered from this hotel. It is a 12 bedroom suite and occupies the entire 8th floor and many famous people like Bill Clinton, have been hosted in this hotel.
1. LOVER’S DEEP, ST. LUCIA at $150,000 per night
This is the most expensive hotel in the list, Oliver’s Travels “Lover’s Deep” Luxury Submarine is once in a life time experience of spending some time with your loved one in deep blue sea. It provides an underwater view of the entire marine world from thick, safe, airtight windows. All the colors of the rainbow would be concentrated in the schools of fish and other aquatic life. The suggested embarking point is st. Lucia. This is one of the most beautiful and unforgettable experiences one could have in a life time. But the fact that it is not affordable for the middle class people is not to be forgotten here. It is quite heavy on the pockets or seemingly unaffordable as one night’s stay here in thus hotel costs almost $175,000 with food and other amenities; which is almost equal to a common man’s annual earnings.
So here were the top 10 most expensive hotels in the world 2018. As high as its rates are, the level of comfort offered is worth the money. You will have the honey moon of a life time in Lover’s Deep or a relaxing get away in Laucala and have no doubts; every minute in these hotels will be worth every single penny you spent. The hotel business is ever flourishing due to people’s urge to travel and see the huge, wide world and they tend to top the deal by making sure that they make their stay in the most comfortable place they can find in that spot-hence hotels become very popular and are in continuous demand.