Ever fancied waking up to the Eiffel Tower out your bedroom window? Or having an actual, real life aquarium on your bathroom wall? How about wandering through the garden and finding a zoo in your back yard? Believe it or not, you can see all of these things and more at various 5* hotels across the globe. Our planet is home to some of the most outrageous hotels you've ever seen, and they're ready and waiting to make you feel like a real life A-Lister. Sounds too good to be true? Read on...
1. Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
A regular haunt of the rich and famous, and the site for multiple film locations including the blockbuster Hangover series, Caesars Palace is perhaps the most glamorous hotel in the whole of Sin City. Mega stars including Celine Dion, Mariah Carey and Elton John have all had concert residencies at Caesars over the years and thousands flock to the roman themed hotel for the ultimate night out. With an enormous casino, multiple high end restaurants and king suites with city views starting from $500 per night, you'll be sure to have the time of your life whilst staying at Caesars Palace.
2. Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Ok so this place is INSANE. Situated on a man made island with nothing but skyscrapers, palm trees and open sea in view, Atlantis is a force to be reckoned with. Boasting an aquarium, dolphin pool, 23 restaurants, a spa and a giant water park which is home to some of the biggest slides and rides in the UAE, you'll have no end of things to do during your stay. Book yourself in to the signature underwater suite and wake up to 65,000 sea creatures swimming past your window every morning- what could be better than that?! Each suite booking is complete with complimentary dolphin swim, access to the water park and gift vouchers to spend in resort for a truly unforgettable holiday.
3. Shangri La, Paris
If you've ever wanted to wake up to the Eiffel Tower right outside your window, then this is the hotel for you. Situated close to the iconic Parisian landmark, and with stunning views of the River Seine, the Shangri La is ultra modern with its Asian inspired theme and luxurious touches but maintains its traditional decor and immaculate gardens for a true French feel. A former residence of a French Prince, this exquisite palace is listed as one of the top historic landmarks in the country. With three Michelin starred restaurants to choose from, as well as top notch spa and leisure facilities, your stay in the City of Love will be nothing short of spell binding.
4. Park Hyatt, Sydney
Perfectly positioned in Australia's best known city, between both the iconic Harbour Bridge and Opera House, the Park Hyatt enjoys an enviable location in the heart of Sydney. The resort boasts its own village, known as 'The Rocks', which is brimming with designer stores, museums, art galleries and endless things to see and do. Why not take a dip in the rooftop pool and gaze at the breathtaking harbour views as you swim? Or check out one of the many high calibre restaurants and delight your tastebuds whilst not leaving the resort? Whatever you choose to do, the Park Hyatt will be the perfect base from which to enjoy the best that Sydney has to offer.
5. Four Seasons, New York
Listed as one of the worlds best places to stay in the 2016 Conde Nast Traveller Awards, the Four Seasons is one of the most popular hotels in the US. Located in the heart of Manhattan's business district, just a few blocks from Tiffany's and Bloomingdale's, rooms in this hotel start from a whopping €950 per night! With 10 spa rooms and endless treatments to choose from, you'll enjoy luxurious pamper time whenever you fancy. With restaurants and bars to eat at and skyscraper views from every window, the Four Seasons is the perfect place from which to immerse yourself in true NYC style.
These are just 5 of the worlds most incredible hotels, but there are thousands more luxurious properties dotted across the globe that are at your disposal - if you can afford the mega money to stay there! Where in the world would you choose for your ultimate getaway?