While you work tirelessly saving up them nickels and quarters hoping to someday afford a decent vacation, the elites have made it a habit of making all and sundry jealous, spontaneously going on lavish trips and holidays like no man’s business. The thought of this can either make you green-eyed or be a source of inspiration, a reminder not to give up on chasing the Benjamins, at least not until you have done absolutely well for yourself. These days it seems like the more billionaires emerge, the more smart businessmen who also desire the elite status have risen to create exquisite luxury that doesn’t fail to woo the rich, fancy hotels, of course, are not left out of these luxuries.
Most Expensive Hotel Suites From Around The World
Wondering where these elites lay their heads when they go on one of their expensive holidays? Then here, we bring you the most expensive hotel suites from all around the world that constantly have the elites checking into them. Brace yourselves, because some of the price tags are utterly outrageous, but considering how marvellous they look, I could almost say they are priceless.
20. Royal Armleder Suite, Le Richemond – Geneva, Switzerland
Price per night: $22,000
The suite has three bedrooms each with an ensuite bathroom which comes with L’Occitane bath products. It’s private terrace big enough to hold a cocktail party if you like gives a panorama view including the lake Geneva, the Alps, the old town and the St. Pierre cathedral. There is also a private hammam (bathhouse) available for relaxation.
19. Bridge Suite, Royal Towers, The Atlantis Resort – Bahamas, USA
Price per night: $24,400
The bridge suite is the premium of all accommodations available on the Atlantis resort. The suite derives its name from its location – it is situated on the 16th floor as a bridge connecting two towers of the luxurious resort. The resort itself features 18 water slides, 14 lagoons, 11 pools and 3 beaches, too many attractions that could rob one off of the services of the 7 standby staff. The 10-bedroom suite has loads of perks including a giant piano, two entertainment centres and a 24-karat gold chandelier. The floor-to-roof windows give eye-watering views of the paradise island.
18. Champagne and Jewel Suite, New York Palace – New York, USA
Price per night: $24,700
Both suites were introduced to the New York palace hotel lately after the hotel underwent a $40 million refurbishing. The 5,000 square feet ample suite both represent what they are called – the Champagne suite has each of its rooms featured with a wine cave of a particular kind of Dom Perigon Champagne, the Jewel suite likewise has Martin Katz jewellery floating down its walls. Extra amenities include a private Maybach car service. Its top to bottom windows gives a good wood view of the Empire State Building.
17. The Penthouse, Four Seasons George V – Paris, France
Price per night: $25,300
The Penthouse found on the 8th floor of the Four Seasons George V was designed as a similitude of an elegant Parisian condo. Top among its features is the astonishing floral fabric adorned winter garden demarcated from the living area by a wrought iron door, a perfect place to sit out and savour the amazing views of Paris while having a dinner or sipping on a drink. The sycamore and majilite decorated walls gladly welcome the mild reflections of the travertine flooring. Another surprise of this suite is the breathtaking beige themed bathroom, so luxurious it could pass for a lounge. The suite’s 6 terraces provide a bird’s eye view of the American Cathedral, the Eiffel Tower, City of Light, the roofs of the Madeleine, the Opera and the Pantheon. It is a perfect destination for a romantic getaway.
16. Presidential Suite, Hotel Cala di Volpe – Porto Cervo, Italy
Price per night: $26,000
The Hotel Cala di Volpe offers the best of luxury in Italy. Its three-bedroom presidential suite decorated with glowing ceilings and terracotta-tiled floors boast a fitness area, its own private swimming pool and a solarium. Visual access to the alluring coastline of the city is provided via its wide terrace.
15. Shangri-La Suite, Shangri-La Bosphorus – Istanbul, Turkey
Price per night: $26,390
The Shangri-la suite like every other suite on this list comes with many perks and surprises, but its 19-inch TV embedded in its marbled, heated floor bathroom mirror could be the most fascinating of them all, the bathroom also has all of its toiletries produced by Bulgari. The suite which takes up the hotel’s entire 6th-floor boast of three private terraces which offers a view of Istanbul’s most prominent silhouettes.
14. Presidential Suite, Mandarin Oriental – Pudong, Shanghai, China
Price per night: $26,450
The presidential suite is a 788 square metre condo that occupies more than half of Mandarin Oriental’s 25th floor. The suite has a wine bar, a private wine cellar, a dining room, a completely implemented kitchen, and a private meeting room. Its 50 square metre bathroom stored up with Ormonde Jayne luxury bath products is described as the best among its counterparts in the city. The suite’s rooftop offers two private gardens that grant extensive view to the radiance of Shanghai.
13. The Apartment at The Connaught Hotel – London, UK
Price per night: $26,500
The penthouse apartment is undoubtedly one of London’s most renowned. The two-bedroom lilac and navy blue themed penthouse was designed by the late legend David Collins. Its reception room contains vast specially commissioned artworks, thoroughly selected antiques and limited edition books. The Hotel’s unique butlers are on the alert to serve meals cooked by a Michelin-starred chef – Hélène Darroze. The suites dual terrace as designed by Tom Stuart-Smith offers a purview including the chimneys and rooftops of Mayfair. Upon arrival, hotel souvenirs consisting Christian Louboutin satin heels, Lanvin silk dresses, and Balenciaga suede jackets awaits guests.
12. Royal Suite, Hôtel Plaza Athénée – Paris, France
Price per night: $27,000
The Royal Suite at Hôtel Plaza Athénée is among the famous Dorchester collections and is the largest hotel room in Paris. It touts 3 living rooms, 4 ensuite bedrooms, 2 drawing rooms, an office and a kitchen. The suite’s theme redesigned in 2012 by Marie-José Pommereau, one of France finest decorators reflects the city’s rich culture, history and elegance having French Regency furniture, gorgeous antiques and highlights of silk and damask. Though the design dates back to the 18th century, the royal suite isn’t devoid of modern technologies like TV’s hidden behind smoked mirrors, a steam room and Jacuzzi. Also, its spacious porch give a view of avenue Montaigne and the Eiffel Tower.
11. The Royal Penthouse, Corinthia Hotel – London, UK
Price per night: $27,000
It spans across two floors measuring 5,000 square-foot. The grand sweeping circular stairway with a decorative floral artisan balustrade and stunning chandeliers are among the wow factors of this suite, sight of them is enough to make one feel like royalty. There are four bedrooms, a spa, wine cellar, an oval dinning table that seats up to 10 and a fridge stored with Harrods products. Amazingly, the rooftop terrace offers a 180 degree incredible wide view including St. Paul’s Cathedral, Millennium wheel, Big Ben, Nelson’s Column and more. There’s of course also a team of professional butlers and chefs.
10. Royal Bridge Suite, Atlantis The Palm – Dubai, UAE.
Price per night: $30,000
The luxury of this suite makes apparent the UAE’s love for optimal opulence. The 924 square-metre suite features three bedrooms, with ensuite bathrooms, the master bedroom as befitting has two extraordinary bathrooms (male and female). Its dining which seats up to 16 has its table adorned with gold. There is also a media centre, a game room, massage room and a library. Extra perks include; dolphin encounters, access to the hotel’s Aquaventure water-park and N’Dulge nightclub, private training sessions and more. The entire suite combines Arabian sophistication with the latest facilities. The suite in 2014 entertained reality TV superstar, Kim Kardashian.
9. The Presidential Suite, The St. Regis – New York, USA
Price per night: $33,000
Alias the fifth avenue, it was redesigned in 2013 by Richard Mishaan. In addition to its 3 bedrooms, is a dinning room, living room, library, plus butler services, deep bathtubs and unlimited access to a fleet of chauffeured Bentley.
8. The Royal Villa, Grand Resort Lagonissi – Athens, Greece
Price per night: $35,000
The Royal villa has two master bedrooms, each with a fireplace, an extra-large bathroom, plus a smaller one for guests, a gym and a massage table. Located near the Aegean sea, the Grand resort offers the best of nature with the presence of a beach. To further enhance the outdoor experience, there is a private marina and a private sunbathing deck. There is also an onsite butler to see to all orders. The Grand resort is a favourite holiday getaway for celebrities and has welcomed the likes of Mel Gibson and Leonardo di Caprio.
7. Royal Suite, St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort – Abu Dhabi, UAE
Price per night; $35,000
The royal suite is a duplex that extends a gigantic 22,600 square feet. The beige, teal and sand earth tones of its walls complement the hotel’s natural environment. The four-bedroom suite has a Steinway piano in its living room, a dinning that seats 12, a game room, a spa, a movie theater an outdoor pool and a sauna.
6. Penthouse Suite, Grand Hyatt Cannes Hôtel Martinez – Cannes, France
Price per night: $37,500
The penthouse suite occupies the 7th floor of this legendary hotel and has two master bedrooms with two marble bathrooms, a living room and a dining room. Its spectacular private terrace from where the Bay of Cannes can be sighted is not only large but comes with a Jacuzzi. Maybe the penthouse suite owes its substantial price tag to the fact that the hotel’s beach is the largest in the whole of Cannes or maybe because of its rich history – back during the world war II, the hotel accommodated German, French, US and Italian forces.
5. Sky Villa, Palms Casino Resort – Las Vegas, USA
Price per night: $40,000
The two-storey 9000 square feet sky villa suite is not found wanting in splendour, the reflection of soft lights on its coloured walls makes it look undeniably cozy and romantic even. Think of dousing in its cantilevered Jacuzzi pool on one of its private terraces that overlooks the strip, sweating it out in an 8 capacity dry sauna, or having yourself pampered in its massage room available in the second floor. The suite also has a fitness room, a private glass elevator, a 24-hour butler service, and a media room equipped enough to hold a private party if you so wish. For lovers of the b ball game, access to the hotel’s indoor hardwood basketball court is granted.
4. Hilltop Estate Owner’s Accommodation, Laucala Island Resort – Laucala Island, Fiji
Price per night: $40,000
Fiji, a country blessed with white sand beaches and numerous astonishing islands with round the year tropical weather, is absolutely the perfect destination for any kind of getaway. The Hilltop villa owned by Austrian Red bull billionaire, Dietrich Mateschitz is one of the 25 luxurious villa’s present on the island. The many perks that come with this island include; massage at the spa, gourmet meals from a private chef, a chauffeur, and an exclusive horse back riding from which one can tour the amazing natural features if the island.
3. Ty Warner Penthouse, Four Seasons Hotel – New York, USA
Price per night: $45,000
The Ty Warner suite takes its name from the hotel’s owner, Ty Warner – the inventor of Beanie babies. The suite which cost a whopping $50 million and a duration of 7 years to construct was designed by I.M Pei and Peter Marino. The roof is of cathedral ceilings and diamond skylights. Its polished 9 bedrooms are made of artisan materials, the bedding are of Japanese silk and Venetian velvet. The super luxurious suite also boasts concealed sound systems, personal butler and trainer, a spa, a Rolls Royce chauffeur, and a library. Its roof to floor windows and four glass made balconies gives a 360 degree sight of Manhattan’s skyscrapers. The Ty Warner suite is arguably the best among its counterparts in the city.
2. Shahi Mahal Suite at Raj Palace Hotel – Jaipur, India
Price per night: $60,000
The Raj palace hotel like the name implies was formerly a palace since 1700’s before it was converted to a hotel, a fact that gives it some spectacular features. Every nook and cranny of the hotel glows, with gold and silver plated architectural ornaments at every angle you turn. The 6-bedroom, 1,500 square meter suite comprises a library, a theatre, a bar, a dinning room, a team of personal butlers and kitchen staff, a private rooftop pool and terrace and a private museum. The Shahi Mahal Suite is one of the biggest in Asia.
1. Royal Penthouse Suite at the Hotel President Wilson – Geneva, Switzerland
Price per night: $67,000
Here’s what the most expensive hotel suite in the world offers; 12 bedrooms, 12 marble bathrooms, Persian rugs, armored doors, bulletproof windows, a human-sized safe, 1700 sq m balcony offering a view of Lake Geneva and the Alps, Steinway grand piano, helipad, private elevator, private fitness area, a billiard room, a saloon with the world’s largest TV – Bang & Olufsen BeoVision 103 inch. And every other modern amenity you can think of. The indescribable suite have entertained celebrities including Bill Clinton, Richard Branson Micheal Douglas, Micheal Jackson, Rihanna and of course the world’s richest man, Bill Gates.