The hotel industry has undergone huge changes in the last few decades, going from simple designs to the most lavish and extravagant in modern history, especially when it comes to hotels designed to host lavish business conferences. In these incredible hotels, guests don’t just pay for accommodation. They pay for a world class experience and top of the line business services, luxury suites and unique activities. Some hotels offer awe-inspiring views, while others give guests some of the most beautiful designs ever created in a setting fit for royalty.
Most of these luxury hotels have received Golden Star Awards, as well as Luxury Hotel Awards, which set them apart from other hotels and conference centers. Many of the guests come for the conference halls provided to host world class business meetings, where they can network and learn new innovative business practices.
Services at one incredibly luxurious business hotel includes helicopter rides and special tours for the super wealthy as well as custom amenities that vary country to country, which provides a flair of the local traditions and culture. Spread out from Europe to Eastern and Central Asia, these hotels offer unique business environments with five star hotel accommodations and service. Here are the top ten luxury business hotels in the world.
10 10: Sofitel Lyon Bellecour
Sofitel Lyon Bellecour is a luxury hotel based in Strasbourg, France. Founded in 1964, this luxury hotel chain now has roughly 100 hotels in 32 countries, with many Sofitel hotels having been voted the best hotels worldwide.
Business guests can relax when it comes to organizing meetings for this luxury hotel provides specialists who are experienced in managing the creative flow of a project and make it a dream come true with a French flare atmosphere.
According to TripAdvisor, Sofitel Lyon Bellecour received a 4 out of 5 ranking (based on 883 reviews)
9 9: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka
Since 1976, Pan Pacific Hotel has expanded into Asia and North America. Specifically, Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka in Bangladesh has received World’s Luxury Hotel Award and continues to offer guests the best Bangladesh can offer.
This luxury hotel has a fully equipped business centre for its business guests, which includes twenty-four hour service and private cubicles, as well as even laminating amenities. There are six meeting rooms and over a thousand meeting spaces that are available to the business guests.
According to TripAdvisor, Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka is currently rated a 4 out of 5 (based on 270 reviews).
8 8: Hotel Le Bonne Entente
In 2013, Hotel Le Bonne Entente in Quebec received the World’s Luxury Hotel Award in the category of Luxury Business Hotel. This luxury hotel is known for its remarkable meetings, conferences and events that offer nearly twenty modern yet sophisticated rooms to accommodate various business functions. Situated minutes away from Quebec City, Hotel Le Bonne Entente is set near breathtaking gardens for serenity after a long business meeting.
According to TripAdvisor, Hotel Le Bonne Entente received a 4.5 out of 5 ranking (based on 202 reviews)
7 7: Grand Hyatt Mumbai
Awarded the Best Luxury Hotel in India, Grand Hyatt Mumbai is located in the heart of Mumbai’s business districts, which makes it ideal for business meetings, events and conferences. Founded in 2004, this luxury hotel even offers additional board rooms that can be used as breakout rooms during specific business functions.
Grand Hyatt Mumbai has also received Golden Star Awards for Luxury Business Hotel (2009-2010) as well as Smart Travel Asia’s Hot 25 Conference Hotel (2011).
According to TripAdvisor, Grand Hyatt Mumbai is currently rated a 4.5 out of 5 (based on 1,028 reviews).
6 6: Hansar Bangkok
With Hansar signifying the “moment of full joy and happiness”, Hansar Hotel Bangkok offers guests a unique blend of Thai culture and sophistication. Located in the center of downtown Bangkok, Hansar Bangkok allows business guests to take advantage of what Bangkok has to offer.
This luxury hotel is only three minutes away from Bangkok’s business district. Business guests can enjoy the executive business floor, which offers private boardrooms and concierge, which include comfy leather couches and pod chairs while business guests sip on freshly made cappuccinos.
According to TripAdvisor, Hansar Bangkok is currently rated a 4.5 out of 5 (based on 1,450 reviews).
5 5: The Manhattan Hotel Rotterdam
Situated in the Netherlands, The Manhattan Hotel Rotterdam has five luxury board rooms that are situated on the top floor of the hotel. These board rooms have spectacular bird’s eye views of the city’s breathtaking skylines, which is great for meetings and business social events. These rooms include unlimited supply of sparkling water, and the usage of the espresso machine as well as a conference kit with writing supplies and flipcharts for all attendees.
According to TripAdvisor, The Manhattan Hotel Rotterdam received a 4.5 out of 5 ranking (based on 462 reviews)
4 4: GrandHotel Hessischer Hof
GrandHotel Hessischer Hof is situated in Frankfurt. This Grand luxury hotel meets the five-star superior rating and is one of the leading hotels around the world. Once a private luxury hotel for the Empire, this grand hotel now presents high-class services to all of its guests.
According to TripAdvisor, Hotel Hessischer Hof received a 4.5 out of 5 ranking (based on 412 reviews)
3 3: Hotel Schweizerhof Bern
Being one of the leading hotels in the world, Hotel Schweizerhof Bern has blended 150 years of rich heritage into a modern chic design. Located in Switzerland, this traditional yet contemporary luxury hotel provides first class business meetings to its guests from around the world and offers full equipped business center.
According to TripAdvisor, Hotel Schweizerhof Bern is currently rated a 4.5 out of 5 (based on 263 reviews).
2 2: Lotte Hotel Seoul
Receiving the World’s Luxury Hotel Award in 2013, Lotte Hotel Seoul in South Korea is favoured by various world leaders and VIPs. Situated in Seoul’s business district, this hotel offers a bird’s eye view of downtown Seoul. Business guests can enjoy top of the line business centers and conference rooms that include state of the art equipment and peaceful working environments.
This luxury hotel even provides guests with general amenities of a yukakta and slippers. In order to satisfy its guests, this luxury hotel allows guests to choose from three different styles of rooms, which were created by renowned companies that specialize in interior design.
According to TripAdvisor, Lotte Hotel Seoul is currently rated a 4.5 out of 5 (based on 1,319 reviews).
1 1: The Peninsula Hotel
Founded in 1928, this luxury hotel still continues to set worldwide standards in the hospitality industry. The Peninsula Hotel chain, which is based in Hong-Kong, has just upped its game by providing their guests with a list of lavish activities to enjoy from. These lavish activities include guests being whisked away by helicopter to a luxury yacht near a private cove in Hong-Kong, and learning to make unique dishes from Chef Fong Li Hing, as well as enjoying the richness of Hong-Kong’s contemporary art.
This luxury hotel even offers business guests an opportunity to use the hotels innovative touch-screen display to plan events and meetings.
According to TripAdvisor, The Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong received a 5 out of 5 ranking (based on 240 reviews).