Vacationing and travelling throughout the world, throwing caution to the air is a luxury very few can afford. But for the rich and the famous that can, the list is endless, of where they can travel and vacation. Money being no object, some people can experience the enthralling beauty of nature in the most expensive hotels of the world.
A critical part of travel and living, hotels and hoteliers are going all out to woo the travellers with amenities previously unheard of. They are choosing locales which are virginal beauties themselves and extravagant travellers are falling for them, hook, line and sinker! What follows is a list of the top 10 most expensive hotels in the world. Read on to find out what luxury truly is.
North Island, Seychelles
The hotel which tops the list is the North Island in Seychelles. This is the same hotel where Prince William and Kate Middleton vacationed while they were on their honeymoon. This hotel comprises of 11 guest villas, combines all the attributes that make it a part of nature. It also offers the best of privacy and amenities for the tourists.
Laucala Resort, Fiji
The second spot is enjoyed by the Fijian delight called the Laucala Resort. Nestled amidst nature at its best, with white grainy beaches and blue-green waters, this hotel will rejuvenate you to the core. If there is a property with therapeutic qualities, this has to be the one.
Khwai River Lodge, Botswana
The third position belongs to a hotel that celebrates the wilder facet of the beauty of nature. The Khwai River Lodge in Botswana has opened up the concept of safari hotels to the travellers of the western world. This hotel comprises of three camps and air-conditioned residences with gourmet delights and spas and nature at its beastly best.
Savute Elephant Camp, Botswana
Africa opens up its doors to the western world with the Savute Elephant Camp in Botswana. Elephant safaris and a splendid living experience abound in this hotel where you can literally walk and stay with the elephants.
Eagle Island Camp And Spa, Botswana
The wild grasslands, the setting sun and the Eagle Island Camp and Spa in Botswana is all you can conjure up when you think of Africa. The fifth spot on this list is taken up by this hotel and this hotel presents you with both the opportunity to stay in a camp and enjoy the relaxing massages at the spa. Talk about getting the best of both the worlds at the Eagle Island Camp and Spa in Botswana.
Singita Grumeti Reserves, Tanzania
Among the top 10 most expensive hotels in the world, the sixth spot is taken up by the Singita Grumeti Reserves, Tanzania. The 11 luxury cottages in this collection provide your stay in Tanzania with the right balance of extravagance and wilderness. The expansive locales from Tanzania to Zimbabwe provide an option of experiencing the wild side of Africa with just the right dose of luxury.
King Pacific Lodge, B.C.
The next on this list is the King Pacific Lodge, B.C. This is one of Canada’s most extravagant and costly hotels and is a floating lodge. This hotel is located in Northern B.C. and offers the perfect seclusion to travellers after a hard day of fishing or hiking. Be it whale watching or enjoying gourmand delights, all’s possible from a room in the hotel.
Mnemba Island Lodge, Tanzania
The northern tip of Zanzibar is best enjoyed at the Mnemba Island Lodge, Tanzania. The island is best enjoyed here because you will find only 20 guests at a time. Whether you decide to go snorkelling or relax and unwind in the library, there is only serenity that surrounds you.
Hotel Cala di Volpe, Italy
With architecture that resembles a Mediterranean village and posh interiors, the Hotel Cala di Volpe in Italy is the perfect venue for you if you want to enjoy a quiet candlelight dinner with Sardinian furniture and not a care in the world.
Queen Charlotte Lodge, B.C.
The last on the list of the top 10 most expensive hotels in the world is taken by the Queen Charlotte Lodge, B.C. The gateway to the ‘misty isles’, and your salmon fishing expedition, this hotel, located on the northwest coast, offers luxurious arrangements and lip smacking food for you to enjoy while you spend your days in British Columbia.
From the list of all these expensive and opulent hotels, you can pick and choose the one you like, where nature and amenities combine and give you a treat you can hardly miss.