Sometimes romantic, sometimes historic and always breathtaking-check out 15 extraordinary views from these world-class hotels.
1The Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco
The Golden Gate, Alcatraz Island and the Transamerica Pyramid are all in glorious view from the balcony of The Oriental Suite at The Mandarin Oriental in San Francisco.
2Hotel Palazzo Manfredi, Rome
Wake up to the 2000-year-old Roman Colosseum from the Hotel Palazzo Manfredi in Rome.
3The Radisson Blu Le Metropolitan, Paris
Enjoy romantic and breathtaking views of the Eiffel Tower from The Radisson Blu Le Metropolitan in "The City of Light."
4Oberoi Amarvilas in Agra, India.
Here's a view of one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Taj Mahal, from Oberoi Amarvilas in Agra, India.
5Mykonos Blu, Greece
Crystal blue water as far as the eye can see welcomes you at Mykonos Blu in Greece.
6Amangiri, Canyon Point, Utah
View sweeping desert vistas and ancient rock formations from Amangiri in Canyon Point, Utah.
7Trump Hotel, Chicago
Extraordinary views of the Wrigley Building Clock Tower and Lake Michigan can be seen through floor-to-ceiling windows from the Trump Hotel in Chicago.
8The Chateau Marmont, Los Angeles
The celebrity-laden Chateau Marmont offers stunning views of Hollywood's famous Sunset Strip and surrounding hills.
9St. Regis Princeville, Kauai City
Scenic views of the expansive Pacific sit beside lush, tropical gardens at the St. Regis Princeville in Kauai City.
10Banyan Tree Al Wadi Hotel, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Rolling desert sands surround the Banyan Tree Al Wadi Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE.
11Beach House Maldives Waldorf Astoria, Manafaru Island
Enjoy idyllic ocean views beachside or over water at the Beach House Maldives Waldorf Astoria on Manafaru Island in the Haa Alifu Atoll.
12The Mandarin Oriental, New York City
The Big Apple teems with life below–The Mandarin Oriental offers gorgeous views from high above Columbus Circle and Central Park.
13Hotel Salto Chico, Patagonia
Views of vast, untouched landscapes in Torres del Paine National Park come courtesy of the Hotel Salto Chico in Patagonia.
14St. Regis, Bora Bora
Enjoy maximum vistas of the lagoon and mountains from the St. Regis Hotel in tropical Bora Bora.