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.
Each of the two bedrooms and the living area have their private terrace; their website likens the experience to being on the deck of a ship.
The bathrooms are marble with Bulgari toiletries; the linen has an 800 thread count, and there’s even a 19inch TV embedded in the vanity mirror.
Exchange rate fluctuations make this slice of luxury difficult to rank, but don’t expect change from US$ 30 000,- for one night.
Shangri-La Suite, Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul