Living in luxury: the world’s most expensive hotel rooms
For most travellers, a hotel is an essential part of any getaway; it’s your base while you explore and can offer a few little perks along the way as well.
When only the best will do, make your stay something special and book into the luxury rooms and suites at the top hotels around the world.
From staggering views to opulent furnishings and a dedicated butler, the sky’s the limit and the world’s most expensive hotel rooms are setting the new standard in luxury travel with thoughtful perks and one of a kind experiences.
The most expensive hotels in the world
If you want to spend some time holed up in a hotel room that offers luxury at its best, guides like the Telegraph’s list of most expensive hotel rooms and CNN’s overview of the 15 most expensive hotel rooms on the globe will give you an idea of what money can buy and what you can expect from the world’s most luxurious hotels. A few standout rooms include:
Royal Penthouse Suite, Geneva – Located inside the beautiful Hotel President Wilson in the heart of Geneva, at more than £20,975 a night this is one of the most expensive rooms in the world. This 12-room suite features panoramic views of Lake Geneva and Mont Blanc, a private elevator and fitness centre, and bulletproof doors and windows.
The Sydney Suite – Sydney’s Hotel Park Hyatt offers guests a stunning outdoor terrace with panoramic views of the city’s famous Opera House landmark. With a price tag of nearly £10,000 a night this suite comes with perks like a sauna, fireplace, custom-made linens and round-the-clock butler service.
Royal Villa – The Royal Villa at the Grand Resort Lagonissi in Athens costs a staggering £31,725 a night to stay. With it comes its own heated pool, sauna, chef, butler, pianist and private beach area to enjoy.
Find your own luxury hotel room
Today with travellers luxury is more popular than ever; many holidaymakers are choosing to travel for special occasions or saving their holiday time for one larger trip with a few extra indulgences along the way.
If you like the idea of a luxury room at a slightly more modest price tag there are several great websites where you can start your search. Mr and Mrs Smith specialises in boutique and luxury hotels and features a list of hand-picked selections that have been reviewed by their experts – particularly useful if you don’t know an area very well.
Websites like Small Luxury Hotels of the World and Leading Hotels of the World both offer a good overview of some of the options available, and make it easy to search by region, travel date or interest – such as spa holidays or golf holidays. The advantage of using websites like the ones listed above is that they often offer deals during different times of year, so you can get a luxury experience in the world’s most expensive hotels without paying the luxury price.
Latest posts by Silversurfer's Editor (see all)
- Peter’s Gardening tips for August 2017 - July 26, 2017
- Have you encountered casual ageism? - July 26, 2017
- Role of Grandparent – Disciplinarian or Fun Maker? - July 26, 2017
- Introducing Susie’s Snappy Swimsuit! - July 25, 2017
- Win ONE of TEN copies of Our Summer Together by Fanny Blake! - July 24, 2017
Leave a Comment!
Community Terms & Conditions
These content standards apply to any and all material which you contribute to our site (contributions), and to any interactive services associated with it.
You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.
be accurate (where they state facts); be genuinely held (where they state opinions); and comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted.
Contributions must not:
contain any material which is defamatory of any person; or contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory; or promote sexually explicit material; or promote violence; promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; or infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person; or be likely to deceive any person; or be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence; or promote any illegal activity; or be threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety; or be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person; or be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person; or give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case; or advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.
Nurturing a safe environment
Our Silversurfers community is designed to foster friendships, based on trust, honesty, integrity and loyalty and is underpinned by these values.
We don't tolerate swearing, and reserve the right to remove any posts which we feel may offend others... let's keep it friendly!