The Top Luxury Hotel Suites in North America

 The most exceptional of these accommodations deliver on design, style, setting, and overall experience, says Andrew Steinberg, an advisor with the luxury travel company Ovation Vacations in New York who frequently books suites for his discerning clients. 

“They don’t necessarily have to be the biggest rooms at a property, but they do have to mirror or exceed how the people who stay in them live,” Steinberg says. “They’re used to the best of the best and don’t think twice about spending the money for that standard when it comes to their hotels.” 

Steinberg and his partner at Ovation Vacations, Jill Fischbarg, shared their top seven picks with Penta—suite- their clients love and regularly request. 

Penthouse Suite, Rosewood, Baha Mar Nassau, Bahamas 

An easy, breezy ocean vibe—think airy interiors, cream and white tones, native plants, and colorful Bahamian prints—brings the Penthouse Suite at Rosewood Baha Mar to life. Located on a 1,000-acre resort, the home away from home has three bedrooms, ocean views, and living and dining areas designed to entertain. But the terrace may be the star with its oceanfront plunge pool, firepit, and several spaces for lounging and socializing. A personal butler is a quick text or call away to fulfill any request. Nightly rates start at US$12,000

Emma Koehler Suite, Hotel Emma Austin, Texas

Emma Koehler Suite, Hotel Emma Austin, Texas.

Hotel Emma Austin

Located in a former 19th-century brewery on the San Antonio River, Hotel Emma is a hip property designed by the notable firm Roman and Williams. The aesthetic juxtaposes the building’s original historical details with modern touches. Named after the doyenne who ran the brewery following the death of her husband, Otto, the Emma Koehler Suite is a two-level space with floor-to-ceiling windows that offer unobstructed river views,a grand piano, vaulted ceilings, an abundance

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5 Luxury Hotels Where You Can Sleep Alfresco

Christian Horan Photography/Courtesy Four Seasons Anguilla

Christian Horan Photography/Courtesy Four Seasons Anguilla

Who says that one needs to compromise on luxury when interacting with nature? In efforts to be more conscious of the environment, many eco-conscious hotels are providing travelers with more nature-friendly options during their stay. One cool way hotels are allowing their guest to interact with the nature around them is through alfresco-style rooms. For a memorable experience in nature, spend a night sleeping alfresco at one of these five incredible hotels.

La Valise Tulum, Mexico

La Valise Tulum is an 11-room luxury boutique hotel in South Tulum. The hotel allows each guest to experience some of Mexico’s best views thanks to both its beachfront and jungle view rooms.

For a night under the stars with the sound of crashing waves around you, guest can book their master suite, which comes with a king-size bed that rolls out onto the balcony. The master suite is built under a massive palapa roof and comes with its own private entrance with direct beach access.

Singita Lebombo Lodge, South Africa

Singita Lebombo Lodge in  South Africa is perfect for safarigoers who want to enjoy the privacy of their own room with air conditioning and the option to sleep outside.

Every room at the lodge has a private balcony with a large daybed for prime animal viewing. Upon request, staff can turn the balcony bed into an outdoor oasis with high-thread-count sheets, a fluffy comforter, and a mosquito net. The balconies are optimally positioned to catch fiery sunrise views, and it’s common to spot elephants, baboons, crocodiles, and more.

Adrère Amellal, Egypt


Adrère Amellal is an eco-friendly lodge in Siwa Oasis, a nine-hour car ride from Cairo. The property is not dependent on electricity, air conditioning, or room service but instead on

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