Marble and gold, rooftop views and infinity pools, city skylines and tropical sand…The best presidential suites in the world turn the wildest luxury dreams into reality.
The Penthouse at The Quin Hotel, New York City
101 W 57th St, New York, NY 10019, USA +1 212-245-7846
Ever wondered what it would be like to sleep on top of the city that never sleeps? Well, now you can live the experience, thanks to The Quin Hotel in Manhattan. With over a third of the 3.400 square foot penthouse being an exquisite private terrace, you can find a quiet outdoor sanctuary almost above the New York City clouds, enabling you to take in all the urban city views. The suite isn’t just outdoor elegance of course; there’s also a luminous marble bathroom, seating areas fit for 30 people and uniquely curated artwork from artists such as Blek le Rat, Robert Christian and ASVP.
The Maharaja Suite at The Leela Palace, Udaipur
Lake Pichola, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001, India. +91 294 670 1234
Considered one of the most opulent hotels in India, the lake-facing Maharaja Suite is a landmark in the city for its spectacular views and splendid Mewar architecture. The suite has a master bedroom, full dining and living room all intricately decorated with Indian contemporary art and, most notably, a spectacular bathroom with a king-size tub, Jacuzzi and ESPA massage parlour.
The Presidential Bungalow at The Beverly Hills Hotel, Los Angeles
9641 Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, USA. +1 310-276-2251
Having celebrated its 100th birthday, The Beverly Hills Hotel is just as exclusive as it was a century ago. Famous for being the hotel that Hollywood was built around, this landmark and its famous pink paint job are known for being the hub of celebrity activity, where all the walls could tell a story or two.
Not only does the hotel have a Presidential Suite, but it also has a separate Presidential Bungalow. Here you can find 1.876 square feet of quintessential LA glamour, designed by Rottet. Coming with walnut wood flooring, a fireplace with an intimate seating area, a two-person free-standing bathtub and a garden shower, the luxury is endless. The outdoor space is particularly ‘LA’ though, with its own exercise area and a private plunge pool fitted with underwater speakers.
The Presidential Suite at Hôtel Plaza Athénée, Paris
25 Avenue Montaigne, 75008 Paris, France. +33 1 53 67 66 65
Live like Marie Antoinette in Paris’ Hôtel Plaza Athénée. Designed with violet, raspberry and apricot velvets, accented with bright gold panelling, the classic French interiors will have you feeling like you stepped back in time a few hundred years. This suite comes with everything important when staying in Paris: John Lobb bespoke service, limousine hire and takeaway cakes and pastries.
The Presidential Suite at Hotel Principe di Savoia, Milan
Piazza Della Repubblica, 17, 20124 Milan, Italy. + 39 02 62301
Experience old-world Italy at the very top of one of Milan’s most luxurious suites at Hotel Principe di Savoia. The 5.400 square-foot suite, that lists celebrity glamour as one of its room details, has hosted not only A-listers but presidents and royalty over the years. It goes without saying that it comes with a personal butler, mini bar and its very own terrace. Accessed only via private elevator, you can leave behind the hustle and bustle of the world’s fashion-capital and enjoy a Pompeian-inspired spa that comes enriched in Italian and French décor, a swimming pool, whirlpool, Jacuzzi and Turkish bath.
The Presidential Suite at Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo
2-1-1 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, JP-13 103-8328, Japan. +81 3-3270-8800
Arguably one of the world’s most legendary hotel groups, the Mandarin Oriental has been bringing the world luxury hotels with a more modern edge for 50 years. Proud of its Asian heritage, the Tokyo Presidential Suite makes no exception to its iconic reputation for fusing impeccable service with classic Asian design.
See Tokyo like no other with floor to ceiling windows that look over the cityscape and Mount Fuji, which can also be seen from the Instagram-famous all-marble bathroom. Being in Tokyo, you can also expect to find the highest technology services, including superlative HD 60” LCD tv, BOSE sound system and the fastest internet in Japan.
The Rehendi Presidential Suite at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives
Emboodhu Finolhu, South Male Atoll 02117, Maldive. +960 664-2200
Coined as being the most exquisite suite in the Maldives, The Rehendi Presidential Suite at the Taj Exotica Resort is a private on-the-sea villa. Coming with two bedrooms, a freshwater pool, sundeck and hammocks laying above the lagoon, the hotel rightly suggests that you can check out but you can never leave.
Perfect for anyone wanting something truly private, the service also comes with a personal butler and two salas, aka private authentic Maldivian dining areas.
The Presidential Suite at Four Seasons, London
Hamilton Pl, Park Ln, Mayfair, London W1J 7DR, UK. +44 20 7499 0888
The Four Seasons London will provide a traditional British perspective on the country’s capital – with fifth-floor views, rosewood panels, Gaudi marbles and a lounge and a dining room for six. Intimate and family-friendly, the Presidential Suite also provides a guest bathroom, PlayStation and LCD tv, underfloor heating and a refrigerated private bar.
The Presidential Suite at Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Dubai
3 شارع جميرة – Dubai, United Arab Emirates. +971 4 301 7777
A landmark for the new world that is Dubai, the Presidential Suite at the sail-shaped billion-dollar hotel Burj Al Arab is possibly the most famous for its strive to achieve exceptional service. This is the place to spot celebrities such as Tiger Woods, Gigi Hadid and Roger Federer, as well as numerous members of royalty. The lavish seven-star presidential suite has gold plated everything, from furniture to iPads; and don’t forget to choose your pillow from a menu of 17 different shapes and stuffing. The suite also comes with a personal butler, a revolving bed and a chauffeur-driven Rolls-Royce.
The E-Wow Suite at W Hotel, St. Petersburg
Nevskiy Prospekt, Voznesensky Ave, 6, St. Petersburg, Russia, 190000. +7 812 610-61-61
Promising a more modern and electric energy to its traditional hotel counterparts, the W Hotel’s E-Wow Suite is a minimal and stylish top floor room that boasts a glittering city view. Furthermore, it’s right next door to St. Isaac’s Cathedral, providing a unique and personal perspective of the historic building.
The suite comes with an oak floored living room, built with a fireplace, a state of the art entertainment centre with a variety of art, photography and lifestyle books by Taschen, a private chrome kitchen and a bathroom fit with a rainforest shower and Jacuzzi looking over the famous St. Isaac’s square. Wow indeed.
The Presidential Suite at InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Hong Kong
18 Salisbury Road, Hong Kong, China. +852 2721 1211
With the Victorian Harbor as the backdrop, the Presidential Suite at the InterContinental Hotel is the most spectacular in Hong Kong. Guests can enjoy ultimate privacy with their own infinity pool, 2.500 square foot terrace, steam room, sauna, study and gym. With exceptional views of the dazzling skyline, the duplex is perfect for entertaining; in fact, it comes with its own personal 24-hour butler, to provide you with assistance whenever needed.