Have you always wondered which hotels do the rich and famous stay on their vacation? New World Wealth in a new report has revealed the list of the top hotels where the mega-rich like to reside when they are away for business or leisure. The exclusive multi-millionaire club includes 495,000 members worldwide with net assets of at least $10 million. Here are top 10 hotels that the leisure class likes to frequent, and who knows you may just have a tête-à-tête with the likes of Leonardo DiCaprio on your visit to any one of these travel establishments.
10. Wynn Resort Las Vegas – 2,300 visits
The Wynn Resort in the sin-city is number 10 on the list with 2300 multi-millionaire visitors per year. The tranquil resort has heated pools surrounded by immaculate gardens, a 24-hour casino and 5-star spas among other offerings.
9. Grand Floridian Disney World, Florida – 2,400
This timeless Victorian style resort is one of the most desirable destinations for elite travelers, with as many as 2400 multi-millionaire guests checking in each year.
8. The Ritz London -2,600
The Ritz located between the bustling metropolitan areas of Mayfair and St. James is abound with luxury boutiques, art galleries and the emerald green expanse of Green Park. Around 2,600 super-rich guests stayed at the hotel last year.
7. Hotel de Paris Monaco – 2,800
Hotel de Paris Monte-Carlo sits in the heart of Monaco, with a strategic position on the F1 Grand Prix racetrack and a roster of such famous past guests as Cary Grant, Michael Jackson and Nelson Mandela. The hotel was visited by as many as 2,800 multi-millionaires last year.
6. The Breakers Palm Beach – 3,000
This spectacular resort on the Florida’s Atlantic coast receives as many as 3,000 multi-millionaire members annually. The oceanfront resort overlooks turquoise waters and glistening beaches.
5. Marina Bay Sands Singapore – 3,100
Marina Bay Sands Singapore is the only hotel in Asia that has made to the list. This luxurious integrated resort boasts of the Art Science Museum, Marina Bay Sands Casino, boutique stores at The Shoppes and the famous Sands Sky Park and Infinity Pool. It is visited by as many as 3,100 wealthy guests each year.
4. Waldorf Astoria New York – 3,300
The iconic Waldorf-Astoria is the original New York luxury hotel and today retains its grandeur, with lavish interiors and world-class facilities including an indulgent Guerlain Spa. The hotel receives as many as 3,300 multi-millionaire guests every year.
3. Caesars Palace Las Vegas – 3,400
Feted as the “Best of Las Vegas”, The Caesars Palace takes the luxury hotel experience to brand new heights. The hotel’s Colosseum features headlining residences by Celine Dion, Rod Stewart, Shania Twain and Elton John.
2. The Plaza New York – 3,700
The Plaza is the second most popular place on the list with as many as 3,700 wealthy visitors visiting it annually. The hotel re-opened in Spring 2008 after a $400 million lobby-to-roof renovation but continues the tradition of defining luxury with the opulent Beaux Arts décor and the impeccable white glove service.
1. The Bellagio Las Vegas – 6,400
Taking the top spot by a far margin is the European style hotel ‘The Bellagio’ in Las Vegas, with 6,400 multi-millionaires visiting the hotel annually. The main attraction of the hotel is the Fountains of Bellagio, a choreographed water feature with performances set to light and music. Every half an hour between 3 p.m. and 8 p.m, about 1,214 spritzers shoot water up to 460 feet in the air, to make the water rockets dance to music and light.