Four Seasons (NY)
Stylish, famous for stunning views of the Four Seasons hotel dominates the main shopping and business district of Manhattan between Park and Madison Avenue. Even by new York standards, a very luxurious hotel! 52-storey 208-meter high building – the tallest in the city and third tallest in the United States. In General, the true connoisseurs of luxury have to buy tickets to new York (of course, in first class!).
The Dorchester hotel is one of the most famous in the world. Most of the stars visiting the British capital, stop here. High quality service in this 5-star hotel won multiple awards, making the Dorchester one of the best hotels in the world. Accommodation does not come cheap, but if You want to feel what a real luxury, without compromising your Bank account, you can just enjoy a traditional English tea, served 5 times a day. Continue reading
The highest and most expensive hotel: Burj al Arab (Dubai, UAE)
Burj al Arab, more popularly known as “Sail”, is the most expensive and luxurious hotel in the world. There are no conventional rooms. All 202 suites. All rooms are two-storey, and the smallest area – 170 sqm and the largest is 780 sq. m. the Night in the cheapest room will cost You 1,500 dollars. This is the first seven-star hotel in the world, and concurrently he is the symbol of Dubai. Sheikh Mohammed – ruler of Dubai is understood that the development of tourism to the Emirate needed a recognizable symbol. Same as the Eiffel tower in Paris or the Statue of Liberty in new York. For these goals he hired the English architect Tom Wright. The idea to build a hotel in the shape of Sails came to him accidentally. He sat at the bar and drank beer. Past the window sailed Arab Dhow with a sail. Tom cried: “Eureka! Here is a simple and recognizable shape that can draw even a child!” “Dubai sail” – also known as this unique hotel. The shape of the building resembles the sail of Arab boats “Dou”, the construction of which was a very tedious process: it is made of special fabric covered with double layer of Teflon, and is Central to the façade. Continue reading
State service of protection of objects of cultural heritage at the Ministry of culture approved the project of the new building of the long-suffering of “Spartacus” (the hotel will return the old name “Imperial”), which was torn down several years ago. The construction will be the firm “Mriya”, which is included in group “Incor”, owned by the Deputy of the city Council Ruslan Tarpan. Sources in the Duma reported that permission to work was given by the mayor of Odessa Eduard Gurvits.
Earlier, officials insisted, to restore the hotel to its original form, with strongly agree the developer and the author of the project — people’s architect of Ukraine Vladimir Glazyrin. The latter claimed that the old “Spartacus” architectural values. In the end, the authorities agreed with the position of the “Incor”. The investor is ready to start construction in the autumn (on leave three years), however, it is necessary to coordinate design documentation. Continue reading