At San Diego's , each 1,000-square-foot guest room touts a 20-square-foot shower paved with hand-painted Mexican tiles. Technophiles will love the flat-screen TV within view of the shower's glass enclosure, while those looking to escape further can turn the spacious shower into a steam room with the touch of a button.
The master bath in 's Royal Suite is home to a lifesized 1800s-era oil painting of Queen Victoria, making the five-star hotel one of the few places in the world guests can shower and take in an historic work of art. That's hardly the only regal detail — Kate Middleton is said to have stayed in this suite the night before the Royal Wedding and Queen Elizabeth granted the hotel a Royal Warrant for Hospitality Services earlier this year.
The natural scenery in Arizona's Red Rock region is so picturesque it makes sense that the guest room baths at feature oversized windows to spotlight the view. But true opulence lies in the open-roof cedar showers, located on the private balconies of the hotel's luxury cottage suites.