Traveling for business can often be tiring and stressful, but staying at the right hotel can help ensure a better experience. Our corporate travel agents have put their heads together to create a list of our favorite places for business travelers to stay around the world. These hotels feature full-service business centers, close proximity to central business districts, executive lounges, ample meeting spaces, and special amenities to keep you looking fresh and feeling relaxed. From Hong Kong to San Francisco, here are 20 hotels to consider the next time you take a business trip.
Hilton Anatole — Dallas, Texas
Thanks to its location near Downtown Dallas, business travelers have easy access to and from the area’s main attractions. The hotel also offers a variety of boardrooms that overlook the city skyline, so you can enjoy a gorgeous view while you get your work done.
Fairmont Pacific Rim — Vancouver, British Columbia
Besides its six boardrooms and state-of-the-art-theater, the hotel also offers iPads which guests can use to do everything from ordering 24-hour in-room dining to accessing more than 3,000 newspapers and magazines. President’s Club members will also have access to luxury BMWs throughout the day.
EPIC Hotel — Miami, Florida
Complimentary amenities include yoga mats in every room, free coffee and tea each morning, a nightly wine hour, and free newspapers. Additional amenities include same-day laundry services and a 24-hour valet.
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego — San Diego, California
The hotel boasts free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, more than 300,000 square feet of event space, and more than 100,000 square feet of dedicated indoor meeting spaces. Thankfully, it’s also close to the area’s beaches, museums, a championship golf course, and the Gaslamp Quarter.
There’s also a luxury salon on-site so that you can look refreshed and ready to go for your meetings.
InterContinental San Francisco — San Francisco, California
Its Club Floor accommodations include amenities like a one-hour suit pressing, an unpacking service, and complimentary Wi-Fi access.
Hotel 1000 — Seattle, Washington
Guests are treated to sparkling wine upon arrival. Additional amenities include daily car service and the option to have your luggage sent to the hotel ahead of time.
The hotel’s virtual golf room lets you play a round of golf in 50 of the world’s best courses.
Orchard Hotel Singapore — Singapore
Their Executive Club Deal includes a daily buffet breakfast, shoe-shining services, limo rental services, evening cocktails, and complimentary laundry.
Their 13 function rooms are also backed by a team of event planners and award-winning chefs who can ensure your next business meeting is a success.
The Peninsula — Hong Kong
Guests arriving in BMWs or Rolls-Royces can enjoy a business center equipped with high-definition video conferencing and projection, surround-sound audio, video and lighting control, Samsung touch-screen display systems, and wireless microphones.
Its rooms also come equipped with a technology system that operates in 11 different languages.
Waldorf Astoria — Chicago, Illinois
With boardrooms that vary from the Fitzgerald — an executive setting adorned in silk-covered walls and a drum chandelier — to the Balsan Private Dining Room, where up to 30 guests can be treated to a private meal, the hotel’s meeting spaces go well beyond the norm.
The Table Bay — Cape Town, South Africa
With amenities that range from airport transfers in luxury Wi-Fi-enabled vehicles to helicopter rides and personal shoppers, busy guests can ensure they’ll be attended to.
Several meeting and boardrooms have a personal chef on hand to cater your events.
Knightsbridge Hotel — London, England
Boasting 24-hour room service, high-speed Wi-Fi access, and a valet, the hotel also has several unique guest areas, ranging from an intimate library to a charming drawing room. The hotel can help cater meetings with a traditional afternoon tea in these guest spaces.
The W Mexico City — Mexico City, Mexico
The Corner Suites come with their own bar, Bose Bluetooth speaker systems, multifunction bedside electronic panels, and lighting controls.
The hotel also has nine different meeting studios that can accommodate anywhere from 10 to 340 guests.
The Carlyle — Washington, DC
Besides evening wine hours, complimentary coffee and tea, yoga mats, and a 24-hour fitness center, the hotel can also cater custom meals for business meetings.
JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek — Denver, Colorado
It’s also home to the Antoine du Chez spa, where guests can get everything from massages to hair and makeup treatments by Denver’s top celebrity stylists.
De L’Europe Amsterdam — Amsterdam, Netherlands
A cozy cigar lounge will help you unwind after a day of work.
The Camby — Phoenix, Arizona
Their conference rooms are creatively thought-out, including one that’s set up like a casual living room. Billiards and shuffleboard make for the ultimate laid-back business meeting.
Copley Square Hotel — Boston, Massachusetts
Besides museums, parks, and landmarks, the hotel also sits near the Hynes Convention Center, the Boston Common, and the T’s Green Line.
Amenities include nightly wine receptions, free coffee and tea throughout the day, same-day laundry services, overnight shoe shines, and a morning “power hour” with free bottled water, granola bars, and jogging maps.
Belmond Copacabana Palace — Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Guests can request airport transfers in luxury cars. The hotel’s spa also features five different rooms with hair treatments, saunas, a fitness room, and a steam bath area.
Establishment Hotel — Sydney, Australia
A 24-hour concierge is on hand to assist with any needs, and visitors are free to explore any of the eight different bars the hotel has to offer.
ARIA Resort & Casino — Las Vegas, Nevada
In-room technology allows guests to order room service, make dinner reservations, or control the lighting and climate with just the touch of a button.
The hotel also has its own express tram and rental cars that are available though Avis.