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From the very old sayings; food, cloth and shelter are the basic essential things for human to survive in which, Hotel and hotel industry alone bestow with two basic things: food and shelter. Hotel comes under a very broad term: hospitality industry, which includes a service like, hotels, restaurants, and casinos. If we consider a dictionary for this it says; “it is a building where you pay to have a room to sleep in and where you can eat meals”. In a simple and sweet word hotel is often referred as a “Home away from home”. Nowadays, people are more focused to their luxury and comfort. Especially, from upper middle to high class, they give preference to their luxury. Money hardly matters for them. Apart from luxury, people are also aware about the environment-friendly practices in their day to day life. So, it becomes important for hospitality industry to incorporate and indulge with green and maintain their hotel infrastructure eco-friendly.
Why customer prefer expensive hotels to reside or to rest; because if a person is on tour or on a short trip to relax, so obviously that person require basic and extravagant amenities where he/she resides. Keeping customer comfort and their need in mind; expensive hotels enhance the quality of the customer stay, for example, some are equipped with private golf course and even a small private airport. Some hotels also have a services layout like massages or a health spa, apart from the basic amenities; restaurants, laundry services etc.
According to the recent studies top 10 most expensive hotels in the world are:
If anyone is a passionate traveller then for him/her the choice of a hotel hardly matters. There is no wrong in spending penny more if you can attain all the luxuries that you desire for a pleasant stay and extravagant beauty in return. The more beautiful infrastructure a hotel possess, the more is its value and hence the more expensive. Down the line, the most expensive and royal-ones hotels are available.
10. Grand Hyatt Cannes Hotel Martinez
In the list of most expensive hotels Grand Hyatt Cannes is standing at the 10th position. Facilitate with a beautiful view of the Mediterranean Sea which is located in France and is a perfect destination wedding avenue. Incorporated with a basic amenities along with variable range of 409 rooms and 27 astounding suites. The accommodation cost of per night, ranging around $395.
9. Ritz Carlton Tokyo
Standing at the 9th position in the list of most expensive hotels in the world, Ritz Carlton located in the heart of Tokyo, Japan. The perfect and fabulous hotel especially for the newly wedded honeymoon couples. This five star hotel assists you with a remarkable service and great aura, which motivates you to grab the lavish and luxurious ambience. Rooms are designed with marbles and cosy beds which grab the attention of honeymoon couples. Amazing view of Shinjuku indulge you in a splendid imagination. The hotel charges $474 per night.
8. The Palace, Jumeirah Bodrum Palace
Located in the Turkey, the design and infrastructure are too Indian. Unique and distinguished features possessed by it make a thin line from hotels in India. Five star hotel which assist you with a great comfort or elegance, especially when someone evolving great expense. Splendid view of Torba beach enhance the customer satisfaction. Their guestrooms are equipped with a LED screens ranging to a number of 110 room. The other amenities available are – a spa centre, swimming pool (both inside and outside), gift-shops, newsstands, baby-sitting centres and Wi-Fi internet. The Palace charges an accommodation price of $22,413.
7. Mandarin Oriental Pudong
Located in the skyscraper vicinity of Pudong, Shanghai – Mandarin Oriental incorporated with some lavish and exquisite suites of the millennium. The breath-taking view of Huangpu River along with a possession of two private rooftop gardens, a private wine cellar, a master bathroom, a sauna, butler’s kitchen and a private gym from the Presidential suites. All these amenities are provided with a per night cost of $24,325.
6. Hotel Cala di Volpe
Hotel Cala di Volpe, flourish you with a magnificent view of the Mediterranean Sea, based in Italy. This grand hotel possessed with spas and swimming pools. The infrastructure of this hotel comes with a vintage village area. Their Presidential Suites are perfect for amazing stay. The cost per night however ranges to $26,000.
5. Burj Al-Arab
Burj Al-Arab standing high with a height of 321 metres above sea level, a beautiful landmark of the United Arab Emirates. This incredible and magnificent hotel located near a fine architecture resembling a raised sail shape industrial area. Burj Al-Arab is indeed a ground breaker in the hospitality industry and known for a pleasant stay with warm welcome and great service. Each floor withholds a personal reception along with its own host. Grabbing the attention of customer is the underwater restaurant that serves almost all sorts of cuisine. It only takes half an hour to reach from airport. The accommodation cost of per night is $28,000.
4. Hotel Plaza Athenee
Residing in the heart of Paris, Hotel Plaza Athenee possesses one of the best suites. Without giving a second thought, the well-off newly wedded couples willing to spend their honeymoon should reserve the best and most romantic ever the suites of the hotel. The main attraction of the Hotel Plaza Athenee resides at its Royal Suite located in the fifth floor which gives a splendid view of the Eiffel Tower craving for the best love making ever. City of Paris are well known for love and romance, Hotel Plaza Athenee facilitates you with the location for the romance to evolve. The accommodation cost per night over here is $30,000.
3. Ty Warner Penthouse, Four Seasons Hotel
The most expensive and lavish hotel suites resides in the heart of New York City – Ty Warner Penthouse, Four Seasons Hotel. Replenish with an amazing artworks originally prepared by international artists with a wonderful infrastructure. Panoramic view owing from the hotel balconies. Guests are privileged with the personal therapists and private chauffer. The price per night of this hotel ranges to $35,000.
2. Laucala Island Resort
Laucala Island Resort ranks second in the list of most expensive hotels around the world and is located in Fiji. The hotel is named after Laucala which is a marvellous private island situated in South Pacific. Upholding a distinguished features of lush green environment from other resorts, some of the unique features which include – turquoise lagoons, beaches with sugary white texture, beautiful palm trees and green mountains. Private pools facilities are available in the residential areas. Accommodation of this island resort charges $40,000 per night.
1. Hotel President Wilson
Standing firmly at the first positon, the well-established and the most expensive hotel with the most expensive suites – Hotel President Wilson located in Geneva, Switzerland. Serves you with a luxury and comfort in which the most attention seeking is its luxurious Penthouse Suites with the accessibility of viewing incredible views. The accommodation cost per night is $81,000 and is worthy of the price.
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