Settle For Spectacular Sundowners At 6 Luxury Hotels With Iconic Views

From natural to man made wonders, these hotels offer access to some of the most photographed landmarks in the world!


Luxury hotels stand out in all ways! Right from their state-of-the-art architecture to the impeccable infra and world-class amenities, these posh retreats offer everything at its very best! However, what makes these plush hotels truly remarkable is the iconic views they boast. Whether it’s gazing at the Eiffel Tower twinkling from a Parisian balcony or gawking at the beauty of the famous Taj Mahal. For skyline admirers, these high-rise hotel suites serve you with sky vistas of iconic cities—London, Tokyo or New York. The striking setting of these opulent properties are the unique selling points that lure discerning travellers from all around the world.  They set the stage for you to have an unforgettable experience with picturesque scenes straight out of a travel magazine. So, if you’re someone who craves a double dose of luxury and stunning scenery to look at, these hotels nestled around the globe are just picture-perfect!


The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra, India 

Oberoi Amar Vilas

There’s nothing more iconic then Taj Mahal, this famous monument in India’s Agra is frequented by visitors around the world. A piece of architecture that embodies a symbol of love is undoubtedly spectacular. This magnificent mausoleum can be seen from the grand The Oberoi Amarvilas, which is only a few hundred metres away. This plush hotel is a slice of paradise that boasts alluring views of this heritage building all day long from their balcony suites and while dining on terrace. From Oberoi Amarvilas, you can gaze at Agra’s Unesco World Heritage sites— the Agra Fort, the ancient city of Fatehpur Sikri too.


Park Hyatt, Sydney, Australia

Park Hyatt Sydney

Set in the famous Sydney’s Rock district, the Park Hyatt Sydney boasts views of the harbour bridge and the iconic Opera house. Set on a prime location, the hotel features over 150 grand rooms and suites replete with high-class amenities. Offering the city skyline’s view, Park Hyatt houses a harbour kitchen bar—a renowned restaurant that takes in fabulous views of Sydney Harbour.


Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur, California

Post Ranch Inn

From high atop the cliffs of Big Sur, Post Ranch Inn boasts the striking views of the Pacific Ocean. This premium treehouse-style is set 1,200 feet above sea level with an otherworldly backdrop that can stir your soul. Here, the room without balconies also boasts a view of lush forests and the Santa Lucia mountains. At the Pacific-facing treehouses, gaze out across the horizon as you soak in the pool by patio.


The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai

Thr Taj Mahal Palace

An icon itself, The Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai commands a regal view of the Gateway of India and the Arabian Sea. Epitomising the City of Dreams, Taj Mahal Palace offers unparalleled hospitality. Here, while immersing yourself in sumptuous chambers and lush gardens, complemented by an array of lounges, you can also sip hot tea while watching the Arabian waves. Considered India’s inaugural luxury property, the tourists often tend to make this landmark their picture backdrop. 


Marriott Mena House, Cairo, Egypt


From the Marriott Mena House in Egypt’s Cairo, you can experience the wondrous beauty of the Great Pyramids of Giza. This five-star hotel at the base of Giza offers the discerning travellers a taste of modern luxury. The rooms and suites of the hotel that has played host to kings, heads of state and celebrities offers the best views of the Pyramids. Here, you can take a dip in the outdoor pool, work out in the 24-hour gym, and heal in the spa.


Jade Mountain Resort, St Lucia, Caribbean 

Jade Mountain Resort
Jade Mountain Resort is Caribbean’s St. Lucia’s only resort with the iconic view of both the Piti and Gros Piton mountains floating upon the Caribbean Sea. Rising majestically above the 600 acre beach front resort of Anse Chastanet, Jade Mountain has a sweeping bedroom, living area and an extravagant private infinity pool forming an amazing platform floating in space. Hovering in space above the Jade Mountain Club is the Celestial Terrace, perfect for sunset cocktails or star-gazing. You can indulge in a wide range of spa services that can be enjoyed in the privacy of the Jade Mountain sanctuaries.

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