This Cycladic architecture-style hotel is carved into the Caldera cliffs, overlooking the azure-blue waters of the Aegean Sea. Mystique Santorini is linked by a network of cobbled pathways that lead to all 41 of the stone-crafted, cave-style suites and villas, each with panoramic views and featuring private Jacuzzis or pools hanging from the cliff.
Mystique’s ultra-luxury villas are designed with generous indoor and outdoor living spaces. The Holistic Villa is a free-standing space that features a fitness room, large panoramic terrace with private pool, open-air dining area, and sunbeds. Guests can arrange intimate candlelit dinners by the pool, along with spa services in the privacy of their own outdoor terrace.
Lake Lucerne Views
The Contemporary Lake View Royal Suite at Bürgenstock Hotels & Resort is perched on a mountain 500 meters above spectacular Lake Lucerne with majestic views of the Swiss Alps. The five-star resort spans over 60 acres with 348 rooms and suites in a collection of contemporary and heritage buildings. Other amenities include 10 restaurants and bars, and two luxury spas with world-class wellness facilities—think 24-karat gold massage stones, a breathtaking infinity-edge pool, and the Waldhotel Wellness center, which is dedicated to holistic health and prevention. When you are not playing the Steinway piano by the fireplace, you can enjoy the panoramic views from the Royal Suite, thanks to floor-to-ceiling bay windows and a private jacuzzi bathtub’s picture window.
The Presidential Suite at Anantara New York Palace Budapest is housed in a historic hotel that was built in 1894 but refurbished and rebranded recently with all the luxury amenities. The palatial suite features floor-to-ceiling windows, Murano glass chandeliers, gilded furniture, and a white marble bathroom fit for royalty, along with optional adjoining rooms for your personnel security or staff. The hotel is also home to the opulent New York Café, which has been called “the most beautiful café in the world.”
Historic Room in Newport
After touring the incredible mansions in Newport, Rhode Island, you might want to experience some of the luxury for yourself. To align with the destination’s history, the Chanler is the perfect place for visitors to have the true Gilded Age experience. Housed in a mansion on Newport’s famed Cliff Walk, The Chanler offers twenty distinctive rooms elegantly decorated in period styles.
The Renaissance Room offers stunning views of the ocean and gardens and intricately designed decor with palettes of vibrant turquoise, gold, and pink along with a white four-poster king bed. Additional features include a marbled bath with a sunken tub, three luxurious crystal chandeliers, an antique hand-laid walnut floor, and an antique oriental rug.
Beverly Hills Bling
The exclusive Presidential Penthouse Suite at Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills offers a sky-high oasis on the penthouse floor overlooking scenic Beverly Hills. The expansive 3,215-square-foot luxury suite features Saint Laurent marble throughout. Guests can take in the sunrise in the California king bedroom featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and a vast private terrace with unobstructed panoramic views. Other offerings include a personal home theater, a dining room and fully stocked kitchen, a relaxing spa treatment sanctuary, expansive bar, smart home system, and secluded mini-gym—which will help burn-off some of the calories from the private chef meals.
If you decide to stay in one of the two Kogane Penthouses at Nobu Residences Los Cabos, adjacent to the Nobu Hotel Los Cabos, you can enjoy a private gym and massage cabin, along with a hydro spa tub to enhance the serene and relaxing experience. The suite’s two bathrooms each feature a traditional teak onsen soaking tub, spacious open showers, and double vanities for a spa-like experience.
The Four-Bedroom Suites with terraces combine contemporary Japanese minimalism with locally sourced finishes in the spacious open chef’s kitchen, separate dining area, and living area equipped with a pool table. The terraces include a Jacuzzi and a BBQ grill that overlooks the neighboring private golf course with ocean views.
Las Vegas Fantasy
Yes, playing pool or swimming inside your suite is cool—but what about playing basketball or bowling? The former Hardwood and Kingpin suites at Palms Casino Resort, underwent a luxe redesign by Rockwell Group and now feature a basketball court that you can also sleep on, and two bowling lanes, respectively. The Experiential Suites, Penthouses and Sky Villas in the Fantasy Tower are some of the most over-the-top and sought-after accommodations to book in Las Vegas, even with rates that exceed $20,000 per night.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dubai’s iconic hotel, the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, is pure opulence. The property offers an extravagant experience starting with the world’s largest fleet of Rolls-Royces, a helipad, three aquariums, seven restaurants and bars, the world’s tallest atrium and two Royal Suites. Spanning the length of the 25th floor, the suite provides panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf, which can be explored with the help of the 24-hour butler service to arrange water activities or a yacht cruise.
The two-story Royal Suite surpasses home comforts with a private elevator between the two levels of the suite, a private cinema, a four-poster rotating canopy bed, a stunning 12-person dining area, and Majlis-style living room for entertaining guests. No comfort was left overlooked with an exclusive selection of complimentary Hermès amenities, a pillow menu with 14 options, a custom 24-karat gold iPad that guests receive upon check in, and a special bath menu. You will not want to leave.
Overwater in the Maldives
The Two Bedroom Sunset Overwater Pool Residence at Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas holds two bedrooms and two baths, plus living room, dining room, private gym, and private spa for $15,000 a night. It comes with a private ocean-facing infinity pool with sunset views, a breakfast experience under the water at SEA, a stargazing session at SKY, and 24-hour butler service.
Private Island in Fiji
For the ultimate split-level retreat, why not book your own private island on Fiji? Kokomo Private Island offers a premier residence that showcases panoramic views and sprawling living spaces. Named for the residence’s westerly aspect, Sunset is perfectly positioned in the center of the resort. Equipped with an open-plan kitchen, dining table, and separate butler’s pantry, this suite offers endless opportunities for in-villa dining and entertaining. The pool-deck is complete with sunbeds, a lounge area, and private infinity pool.