The Most Beautiful Hotel Bathrooms in the World

You may never want to leave the loo.

Updated 10/29/18

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While you may reside in cramped quarters in real life, on vacation it’s all about livin’ large—and that includes the bathroom. Whether you fancy a spa-like sanctuary with a steam shower or an alfresco retreat with an outdoor tub, we’ve got you covered with some seriously jaw-dropping setups. Of course, there’s plenty of state-of-the-art toilets and luxurious materials in the mix. And you might even spot a crystal chandelier or two.

From Amsterdam to Zambia, these are the most beautiful hotel bathrooms in the world.

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The St. Regis New York

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The 3,350-square-foot Presidential Suite at The St. Regis New York is the epitome of opulence. And the carrara marble-swatched bathroom is certainly no exception. The pièce de résistance is the spa tub. Glittering above is a crystal chandelier.

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Le Royal Monceau, Raffles Paris

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Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who’s the sexiest of them all? The Philippe Starck-conceived salle de bains at Le Royal Monceau, Raffles Paris are a mesmerizing melange of glass, metal, and steel. TOTO toilets, freestanding tubs, and steam showers round out the effect.

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Hôtel Ritz Paris

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From the gold, swan-shaped faucets to the period furniture, the bathroom in Suite Impériale at Hôtel Ritz Paris is totally and utterly regal. Add to that antique art and you’ve got a sanctum fit for a queen (specifically, Marie Antoinette).

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Castle Hill Inn

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Few things compare to a tub with 270-degree views of Narragansett Bay and salty breezes. That’s exactly what you get in the bi-level Turret Suite at Castle Hill Inn, a Gilded Age retreat that’s steeped in history and glamour.

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Kimpton De Witt

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The aesthetic at Kimpton De Witt in Amsterdam pays homage to Dutch heritage, while weaving in whimsical touches. The Delft-inspired blue and white tiles in the bathrooms are complemented by sleek appliances, rain showers, and custom Frette robes.

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Hotel Californian

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Bronze oil-rubbed fixtures, mashrabiya vanities, patterned wallcoverings—we’re not sure what’s more fabulous. Either way, one thing's for sure, the bathrooms at Hotel Californian are an exotic masterpiece of Spanish Colonial Revival architecture and modern, Moorish-influenced decor.

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Signiel Seoul

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This landmark hotel towers above Seoul. (It’s one of the tallest high rises in the world.) The lavatory in the Presidential Suite showcases floor-to-ceiling windows. Guests can enjoy sweeping panoramas, while soaking in their own private tub in the clouds.

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Vista Palazzo Lago di Como

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The reincarnation of a 19th-century Venetian-style palazzo, this boutique property opened in June 2018 to the delight of couples everywhere. Italian craftsmanship is on display in each of the marble-clad bagnos, enhanced with enticing tubs and unbeatable lake views.

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The Landmark Mandarin Oriental

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Situated in the heart of Hong Kong, The Landmark Mandarin Oriental is an exercise in contemporary luxury. The Entertainment Suite flaunts a Palissandro tub with a custom champagne caddy. You’ll also find terrazzo walls, brass trim, and backlit mirrors.

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Gaige House + Ryokan

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True to their name, Zen Suites at Gaige House + Ryokan blend the serenity of traditional Japanese inns with the atmospheric charm of Sonoma. Expect granite tubs, amenities like classic yukata robes, and sliding doors that open up into tranquil rock gardens.

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Las Ventanas al Paraiso, a Rosewood Resort

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Imagine getting sudsy with your sweetie in a Signature Villa at Las Ventanas al Paraiso. The striking tree adornment behind each tub doubles as a candle holder. There are even dedicated bath butlers to rev up the romance with bubbles and rose petals.

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Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris

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Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris exudes elegance. Designed by Pierre Yves Rochon, the Presidential Suite is the ultimate place to stay...and soak. Case in point: The beige marble bathroom features an inviting tub with jets and chromotherapy.

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Zungulila Bushcamp

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While technically not a hotel, Zungulila Bushcamp delivers a high-end experience that redefines safari accommodations. All four generous tents have ensuite bathrooms, private bamboo verandas, outdoor showers, and freestanding copper tubs—tailor-made for relaxation and taking in the arresting vistas.

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