Top 101 Suites 2014

The ultimate guide to every major destination, for the elite traveler. Join us as we tour the world’s best hotels, the finest restaurants and all of the world’s leading luxury travel offerings.

Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Yamm Villa Resort

Two-Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa Why We Love It: Set on the shores of 34-square-mile Sir Bani Yas Island in the Arabian Gulf, this standalone villa with personal plunge pool is styled after Arish dwellings of the fishermen and pearl divers who used to inhabit the island. The high-ceilinged space features wood accents complemented by beachy hues of aqua, green, and […]

Two-Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa / Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Yamm Villa Resort

The Peninsula Shanghai

The Peninsula Suite Why We Love It: A majestic retreat along Shanghai’s historic Bund, the hotel’s eponymous space makes the most of this top-notch locale with double-height windows in the drawing room that display glittering views of Huangpu River and the futuristic Pudong skyline. The Pierre-Yves Rochonconceived suite melds the opulence of a Shanghainese residence with Art Deco flair and […]

Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa

Anantara Two Bedroom Beach Pool Villa Why We Love It: A welcome foot ritual massage and scrub is just one of the perks of staying in this top suite, bringing the spa experience directly to your door. Other great perks include your own swimming pool and terrace with a Jacuzzi that’s accessible from both bedrooms, a private path that takes […]

Anantara Two-Bedroom Beach Pool Villa / Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa

Conrad Dubai

Royal Suite Why We Love It: Royal in every sense of the world, including in size, as it’s one of the largest in the city (no small feat considering “the bigger the better” might as well be Dubai’s motto), this luxe accommodation offers subtle Arabic design elements like a carved wood headboard with a mashrabiya motif and a cast-iron tub […]

Royal Suite / Conrad Dubai

The Ritz-Carlton, Tianjin

The Ritz-Carlton Suite Why We Love It: It’s Art Deco elegance all the way when you step into this grandiose namesake top suite with its luxuriant crystal-and-gold chandeliers, silk drapecovered four-poster bed, and stately expanses of marble. You’ll also enjoy an alluring city and garden view through the living area’s panoramic windows and you can soak all your troubles away […]

The Ritz-Carlton, Bangalore

The Ritz-Carlton Suite Why We Love It: Dripping with intricate Indian touches, this lavish accommodation is done in a rich palette of crimson and gold with contemporary artwork, laser-cut sliding doors over floor-to-ceiling windows, and a chandelier with hanging crystal globes crowning the dining table. The suite also boasts a library, private bar, and theater room.     Square Footage: […]

Fairmont The Palm

Signature Terrace Suite Why We Love It: The impressive outdoor space in this luxury one-bedroom suite includes two balconies and an expansive terrace with 180-degree vistas of Dubai Marina, man-made Palm Jumeirah, and the Arabian Gulf, while the interiors exude modern Arabic flair with mashrabiyainspired architecture, marble and wood accents, and plush furnishings. It’s no wonder the Saudi Arabian royal […]

Signature Terrace Suite / Fairmont The Palm

Regent Bali

Beachfront Villa Why We Love It: Ensconced in a lush garden and overlooking the island of Nusa Lembongan and the crystalline Indian Ocean, this beachfront villa, with a humongous 1,399-square-foot private swimming pool, is comprised of typical Balinese-style pavilions with the bedroom and living areas on opposite ends to promote peace and privacy.   Square Footage: 5,920 Rate: $2,355 Assistant […]

The Mulia – Nusa Dua, Bali

Marquess Suite Why We Love It: An elegant haven on the edge of the Indian Ocean, the two-bedroom Marquess Suite is luxuriously appointed with sumptuous fabrics, rich textiles, and a metallic palette of silver and gold. A supersized patio offers an alfresco Jacuzzi, dining  area for six, and comfortable day beds.         Square Footage: 3,186 Rate: $3,500 […]

Jumeirah Emirates Towers

Royal Suite Why We Love It: Fresh from a recent soup-to-nuts makeover overseen by designer Pringle Brandon, the three-bedroom Royal Suite debuted a new look that reflects modern Arabia with a European touch. You’ll find a warm palette of camel and gold, hand-carved dark wood furnishings, traditional patterns, and beautiful mother-of-pearl accents.       Square Footage: 3,391 Rate: From […]

Royal Suite / Jumeirah Emirates Towers