There are many opinions about how to be a luxury hotel. What makes the hotel so? Historic building and tradition? Architectural beauty? Designer fashion? Sverchkova? Unimaginable price? Unique natural landscape? Unforgettable experience?
This book is an attempt to tell about the best hotels in the world. The most expensive, most famous, most beautiful and certainly the most convenient. And not just to tell but to give readers the opportunity to see them through the eyes of the modern travellers: experienced, sophisticated and professional as can be only journalists, including those working in the publishing house “Kommersant”.
Hotels, which will be discussed (as, indeed, those who wrote about them), are very different. So we tried to break them into groups. Turned out to be seven groups. Accordingly the book in seven chapters. Continue reading
The hotel industry around the world is growing rapidly especially in the last decade. This contributes to the opening of the new star hotels under well-known brands. But more modest accommodation facilities contribute to a large variety of hotels, especially if they are not the usual services. So let’s look at the five most unusual hotels in the world for 2014.
First place went to French hotel La Villa Hamster. In truth, this is not a hotel in the conventional sense. The hotel has only one room, total area 16 sq. m. feature of the hotel is that the room reproduces an enlarged hamster cage. It has everything to make guests feel like true rodents: a ladder, a sofa, stuffed with sawdust, feeders, waterers, and a real joy hamster – wheel. Recognized as the team of the hotel, all that is required of guests is to indulge in a carefree, relaxed life. To be a rodent for 150 dollars a day.
On the second place ranking is a luxury underwater hotel in Fiji Islands Poseidon Undersea Resort. This unique hotel is indeed under water, a depth of 12 meters. The hotel is equipped with in the former pogodnosti, which is completely reconstructed and reequipped. As the developers say, the inspiration for the creation of this unusual hotel was a novel by Jules Verne’s 10,000 leagues under the sea. Continue reading
You are tired of everyday life? Want to gain new experiences and emotions? Want to be the Royal person and to live a few days in a luxury apartment? In Dubai to be fulfilled, even the most secret dreams. Only in this Prime location you will experience the beauty of life. Here is the famous hotel Burj al Arab, it is considered the most expensive and exclusive hotel in the world. By visiting this site, you will get a lot of fun, because Burj al Arab is able to provide a truly pleasant stay. The Dubai government initially wanted to create a kind of symbol of the city, similar to the Eiffel tower or the Statue of liberty.
One day drinking beer in a bar, the famous architect noticed by a passing boat with a huge sail, then he had an idea, and he decided to create the project, which was built the hotel. Due to this, a few years later, right on the water, appeared roomy and elegant “boat”. As you know he built on the island, which is made artificially, 280 metres from the shore. Entering the hotel difficult not to notice the stair fountain, it splashes water around the clock in all directions, thus, plays with the visitors. Of special attention is the heart of the hotel, beautiful lobby, I wonder what his height is 180 meters, you will agree, the sight of gostinopol and attention. Looking up, you notice “kaleidoscope floors”, which are made in different colours with the addition of unique elements. Gorgeous carpets, Golden frames, stairs, restaurants, beautiful fountains, corridors, labyrinths, everything is hard to miss on the way to his room. Continue reading