For most of us choosing where to stay when we travel is a balance of budget, location and facilities. Imagine for a second that money was of no concern and allow yourself to follow us on a tour of accommodations that far surpass the term holiday rental.
Here are the 15 most expensive hotels you could choose to drop your bags, admire the view and roll around on bedsheets fit for a king.
The Royal Penthouse Suite at the Hotel President Wilson, Geneva
Purported to have hosted Bill Gates, Rihanna, Bill Clinton, Michael Jackson and Michael Douglas who no doubt enjoyed the security of bullet proof glass and the outstanding panoramic views of Lake Geneva that lie beyond them.
Twelve well-appointed bedrooms and their sumptuous marble bathrooms, a billiard room and dining or conference room, gym and jacuzzi and lavish living area fill the entire eighth floor of the Hotel President Wilson.
A huge Bang & Olufsen BeoVision flat-screen TV awaits when you tire of the view.
Tinkle at the keys of the Steinway grand piano and marvel at the artwork for US$60 000,- a night.
The Royal Penthouse Suite at the Hotel President Wilson, Geneva images