Ten outrageously expensive hotels in the world
10. Ritz Carlton Located in the vicinity of red square and the Kremlin, cultural and business center of Moscow, the Ritz-Carlton, Moscow is on the 10th place of our list of the most expensive hotels in the world. It was built by order of the Kazakh real estate development company Capital Partner for money “Kazkommertsbank”. The 11-storey hotel with an area of about 60 thousand square meters, boasts one of the most expensive rooms apartment with an area of 760 square meters with views of the Kremlin and Red square, the library, Grand piano and panoramic Windows will cost 559,6 thousand. According to Forbes, the cost of the hotel may reach $500 million.
9. Burj Al Arab
The legendary Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, built in the shape of the sail, has long been a symbol of modern Dubai. The world’s only ‘seven star’ hotel stands on an artificial island 280 meters from the shore. Height 60-storey hotel-sails of 312 meters. The hotel has 202 duplex suites, from 169 to 780 square meters. How much money Jumeirah Group International has spent for the construction of a luxury hotel, the interior of which was used about eight thousand square meters of 22-carat gold leaf, were not disclosed. According to some estimates, the cost of the project reaches $650 million.
8. Mardan Palace
Built in Antalya, Turkey the former owner of Cherkizovsky market Telman Ismailov, the MardanPalace is considered to be the most expensive hotel of Europe and the Mediterranean. The cost of construction was estimated at $1.5 billion. On the hotel’s private beach was imported nine thousand tons of sand from Egypt and the building finished with 10 thousand square meters of gilding, 500 thousands of crystal ornaments and 23 thousand square meters of Italian marble. In addition to the zoo and the singing fountains, the hotel is the biggest swimming pool in the Mediterranean which is installed within the aquarium with 2,400 fish.
7. The Palazzo
This hotel is one of the newest in Las Vegas. Hotel-casino, owned by the American company Las Vegas Sands, made in the Italian style. Just a 196-meter hotel, which cost the company about $1.8 billion, 3068 rooms. On the territory of the hotel there are numerous boutiques, the official dealer of the Italian brand Lamborghini and, of course, the casino area of 9800 square meters.
Another five-star hotel of Las Vegas, the Bellagio, owned by MGM Resorts International. The main attraction of the hotel is a huge musical fountain, located in front of the building. At the start of construction the project cost was estimated at $1.6 billion. The opening ceremony, according to some, were worth more than $88 million in Addition to the fountains, the hotel is known for its Botanical garden and an art gallery.
5. The Venetian Macao
The hotel is located in the former Portuguese colony, and nowadays in the gambling capital of China — Macau. 40-storey hotel at a cost of $2.4 billion has 2905 rooms, casino area of 51 thousand square meters with 3400 slot machines and 800 tables for gambling hall on 15 thousand people, the internal channels under a Venetian, restaurants, Nightclubs and much more.
4. Wynn Las Vegas
The 60-storey hotel located on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, and named in honor of billionaire Steve Wynn. The hotel has 2716 rooms ranging from 58 to 650 square feet. The cost of construction amounted to $2.7 billion In the hotel is also the dealership of Ferrari and Maserati and “lake of dreams” — large artificial waterfall flowing into the lake with an area of 12 thousand square meters.
3. Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
The Cosmopolitan hotel is located in the capital of gambling USA — Las Vegas. At the hotel, the cost of construction up to $3.9 billion, of course, has its casino area of seven thousand square meters, swimming pools, restaurants, Nightclubs, theater with 1800 seats and other entertainment. Same belongs to the most expensive hotel-casino in the USA from German company Deutsche Bank AG.
2. Emirates Palace
This luxury hotel is a Palace built in traditional Arabic style in March 2005. The hotel is owned by the government of Abu Dhabi and leadership network of hotels Kempinski (Kempinski Hotels & Resorts). The cost of construction of the hotel with an area of 850 thousand square meters amounted to about $3 billion Rooms, decorated with gold and marble, a private beach length of 1.3 km, 85 hectares of private gardens and parks around the hotel.
1. Marina Bay Sands
As they say, this is unique in its architectural composition, the hotel is the eighth wonder of the world. The hotel, the design of which is approved by the masters of Feng Shui, located on the shore of Marina Bay in Singapore. The three 55-story towers, with a height of two hundred meters each, is a large terrace in a gondola with swimming pool and garden, with total area of 12.4 thousand square meters. The cost of construction is estimated at $5.5 billion.