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The most luxurious hotels in the world

A rough list of the regions in which are concentrated the most luxurious hotels in the world – is a middle Eastern oil Kingdom, the oldest European resorts and Islands in tropical seas.

Ten years ago the price per room was $ 1,000. And it was considered the ultimate luxury. Now this price will put the hotel on the last place in the ranking of expensive. The cheapest rooms at these hotels are $ 500 a day, and the cost of the most expensive rooms equals to the price of a new SUV.

The most luxurious hotel in the world: Burj Al Arab

The most expensive hotel, immediately after the opening in 1999, became the Burj Al Arab, located in Dubai. Now, the minimum price for a room in this hotel amounts to 1000 euros per day. Standard room of Burj Al Arab has two floors. Royal Suite is the most expensive.

And this room has brought the hotel the title of the most luxurious hotel on the planet. One night in this room is 28,000 dollars. Continue reading

The mysterious visit of the wine cellars at hotel De Paris

The legendary Hôtel de Paris located in the heart of Monte-Carlo, welcomes guests to the Principality to visit their mysterious wine cellar. Excavated in 1874 in the rock world’s biggest private wine cellar in the hotel contain priceless treasures. Here, at a depth of 13 meters and at a constant humidity of 75-80%, specifically maintained temperature of 12-14C, 350 thousand wine bottles are kept under the close supervision of a professional team of ten people. On the large wooden shelves stores prestigious wines from all regions of France and from abroad. On an area of about 1500 m2, (i.e. more than 1 kilometers wine boxes) Packed in special boxes bottles are sorted by vintage categories. Labels indicate wine “in circulation”, that is, those who offer to the table in the hotels and restaurants.

The wine cellar at hotel de Paris have a long history. Initially it was a small room in which were stored several barrels of wine. Long wine exported to this region in barrels from Bordeaux, Marseille and nice, after which the workers of the cellars poured it into the bottle. Continue reading

“Floating island” — an Unusual Hotel in Berlin

Fantastically unusual hotel is a private hotel, which is located in Germany, Berlin. The hotel was named after a novel by the great writer Jules Verne, which in Russian sounds like “Floating island” . The original hotel called L’ile a helice, which literally translated sounds like “the Island with the screw/propeller”. The full title of this small hotel in Berlin: Propeller Island City Lodge. In Russian language the name of the hotel translates as “City house-island with a propeller”. Permanent host is Lars Strachan.

The hotel “Floating island” all rooms are themed, and the design and interior is created by just one person – Lars Strasheim, which I am sure that almost every one of its rooms can influence and even change the consciousness of its inhabitants.

If you often like to perform in front of a mirror much time, then you will love a night spent in the mirror room, called “room for Narcissus”. It looks like a polygonal room decorated entirely with mirrors (!), there is a feeling that you’re in a kaleidoscope. A lot of their own reflections and others, for sure, can drive You crazy. Continue reading

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Best hotels in the world
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