The Four Seasons in New York was established 1993 and designed by the Chinese-American architect I.M. Pei. In its 19 years of existence, it has garnered a reputation as the most luxurious hotel in the city and the elegant interior reflects that no expense was spared to meet the high expectations of its guests. Some rooms have a spectacular view over Central Park and Midtown Manhattan. If you can afford it, try the Ty Warner Penthouse Suite. Billed at 41,836 $ per night, it is the third most expensive hotel room in the world.