Stay On Top of the World – The Best Luxury Hotel Penthouses
Do you ever feel on top of the world? One has to be having a really great day to achieve that feeling. The stars are aligned, you’re in love, you found your calling or you just happen to be staying in one the world’s most stunning hotel penthouses.
Not only do you get a special key marked “PH,” you will have the best view in the house when you stay at any of these experience-of-a-lifetime penthouse suites. The Fairmont hotel in San Fransisco was the first to take advantage of the luxury level back in the 20s and American Trust Company president John S. Drum commissioned architect Arthur Upham Pope to build a penthouse. Upon completion, the penthouse went for a whopping $1000 a month!
Today, hotels try to out do another with the over-the-top opulence that penthouse stays command. Here are just a few of the competitors:
The creator’s of the hotel penthouse: San Francisco’s historic Fairmont, was $1000/monthly, now – $15,000/nightly
The two-story penthouse at One & Only Cape Town: Cape Town, South Africa visited by former president Bill Clinton and U2. The cost? $8,600 per night.
View from the Presidential Suite, InterContinental Hong Kong: Hong Kong, $11,892/nightly
Sultan Suite, Ciragan Palace Kempinski: Istanbul, only $15, 000 per night
These are just a small representation of the opulent hotel penthouses that exist all over the world. Dare to dream and post one of these photos for motivation. Remember what Walter Arthur Ward, the insightful author, said, “If you can imagine it, you can achieve it; if you can dream it, you can become it.”