Lucky for us all, dreaming is free. Unlucky for all, these hotels are most certainly not.
Helicopters on demand, gold encrusted iPads and Olympian ski trainers are only a few of the bonuses these hot spots have to offer. Prepare for full lusting mode; we’re dreaming of our next getaway already.
Live like Julia Roberts in the 'Pretty Women' suite:
If Pretty Women is your favourite flick, a personalised 'Pretty Women for a Day' experience will be music to your ears. The Beverly Hills Escape offers a stay in the presidential suite (where the movie was filmed) and three hours shopping on Rodeo Drive with a clothing allowance of $2000 per person. Plus, a glamorous ride in a Rolls-Royce where a picnic is laid out accompanied with a musical serenade and personal photographer, to later have a 90 minutes couple massage, mani & pedi if required and a private dinner on your suites balcony to finish! All this for a cool $100,000.. to all the men out there, this will definitely make you the best partner in the world.
Where: Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire, Beverly Hills, CA.
Say hello to your own private island:
This may just be the most luxurious beach stay to exist. $1 million per stay gives you 4 days and 3 nights of luxe living on your own private island. Imagine, 30 one-bedroom suites situated on an island of paradise all for you and your favourite people. What's more, a bottle of Cristal awaits each person in their suite on arrival and two seaplanes and two limos (plus drivers) on standby. The resort has to die for dining and drinks with picture perfect views at every angle. And of course, a personal fireworks display on your final night of the stay.
Where: Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Little Torch Key, Florida.
Alpine Ski lessons with an Olympian:
This 5-star hotel not only is designed by one of the world's best architects, it offers ski lessons with one of the best Olympic champions in the world! For $2,300 per day (including accomodation) you get to train with Florence Masnada who has himself three Olympic medals and claims the title for 15-time French Champion. Your day will consist of endless skiing in the Trois Vallées, recovery workouts designed to suit your needs and finally some well deserved drinks back at your picturesque lodge. Considering Snow Planet is a challenge to us, we're not sure if we're up to challenging Mr Masnada just yet!
Where: L'Apogee Courchevel, Courchevel, France.
Everyone deserves a stay at Dubai's finest:
The title says Dubai's finest, but hotel Burj Al Arab
Jumeirah is known to be one of the world's finest. Especially for guests staying in the $8,900 per night Royal Suite (as pictured above) where not only is the entire room pink & purple unravelling our inner Princess Diaries, but comes with a rotating canopy bed and private cinema. And in true Dubai fashion, a 24-karat Gold iPad is gifted to each guest upon arrival programmed with everything you may need to navigate around the hotel & streets of Dubai. A - ma - zing.
Where: Burj Al Arab Jumeriah, Dubai, UAE
Flying free across the Grand Canyon:
Following on the pink trend, this incredible resort gets you up close and person with the Grand Canyon. The $11 000 'Over The Top Grand Canyon Adventure' package lets guests live in luxury for three nights in a two-bedroom Full Casita. The package includes four 60-min Sedona Clay Wrap Spa treatments at the resorts private spa making this the perfect resort for some 'you-time pampering'. However, the package also allows time with nature with a private guided hike. And to top it all off, a private helicopter ride from Sedona to the Grand Canyon looking out at the famous red rocks and ancient Sinagua Indian ruins.
Where: Enchantment Resort, Sedona, Arizona
Live it up in NYC:
Did someone say party?! Say hello to this hidden treasure NYC has to offer; Dream Downtown's new Presidential suite. The amenities the pad comes with include a glass-bottom Jacuzzi, a Champagne bar vanity, private barista, personal security guard and a 900 square foot garden terrace. This is the ultimate bachelor pad at $5000 per night it gives you the opportunity to build bespoke in-house music playlists, arranging art-installations, customising your linen, personalising your morning coffee, setting up personal fittings with stylists and hooking you up with the best DJ's NYC has to offer! We can see ourselves becoming a little too comfortable here..
Where: Dream Downtown, New York City
For him & her:
If the USA is your kind of holiday, then this one is a necessity for your bucket list. Palm Beach is offering a '90th Anniversary Package' with three night's stay in the hotel. However this package goes above and beyond with what's up for grabs! A private jet ride, a vintage Rolls Royce with a personal chauffeur and a private yacht for 9 hours with romance at every touch. And as a gift, diamond and emerald cufflinks for him and earrings for her. Let's not forget the mandatory champagne on arrival. Yes please!
Where: Brazilian Court Hotel, Palm Beach, Florida
A jam session on John Lennon's Music Console:
This ones for all the music lovers out there, the Eden Rock St. Barths offers the alluring chance to record in a room surrounded by history. If this room doesn't inspire something incredible, we're not sure what would. John Lennon himself recorded 'Imagine' in this very room. And what's more, it's situated in the heart of the Caribbean. Clear blue water at your fingertips, temperatures to soak in all day and endless fresh fruity cocktails. Oh, and a Glen Affrick whiskey bar!
Where: Eden Rock St. Barths, Caribbean