What is the most luxurious hotel?

The Burj Al Arab is frequently recognized as the world’s most luxurious hotel. Built in 1999 for $1 billion on a man-made island that has private beaches on three sides, the Burj consistently ranks among the most elite hotels in the world.

Why are hotels so expensive in California?

The reasons for rising hotel rates: Land costs are expensive. The economy is good. Californians are competing with tourists from around the world for a limited number of affordable rooms. And it’s illegal under state law for the government to set hotel rates.