A Room With a View: America’s Most Scenic Hotel Suites

Adventure may be part and parcel of your vacation, but who doesn’t enjoy a room with a view, a glass of wine in hand, gazing out from floor-to-ceiling windows? From New York City to Miami Beach, these hotel suites offer the best views of iconic American landmarks right from your bedroom.

Vdara Hotel & Spa: One-Bedroom Penthouse Fountain View Suite

Enjoy a stunning view of Sin City from oversized windows that line the entirety of this gorgeous Vdara suite in Las Vegas, which accommodates up to four guests. Your vantage point grants you a close look at the iconic High Roller Ferris wheel, which is particularly impressive when lit up at night. When you’re not gazing at the lighted magnificence of the Las Vegas Strip, you’ll be in the spa, taking advantage of complimentary passes.

Millennium Hilton New York Downtown: City View Junior Suite

Take in the Manhattan skyline from the Millennium Hilton’s City View Junior Suite, perfect for up to three guests. You’ll observe the World Trade Center Memorial and several other familiar sights. You don’t even have to leave your King size bed to capture this unforgettable view. You’ll also enjoy panoramic views as you exercise in the 24-hour fitness center.

Fairmont San Francisco: Signature Golden Gate Suite

Room with a view: Fairmont SF Signature Golden Gate Suite

San Francisco arguably has the most underrated skyline view. From the right vantage point, you can see not only the inspiring beauty of the Golden Gate Bridge but also the famed Alcatraz Island and several other landmarks. You’ll observe all this and more at the Fairmont’s Signature Golden Gate Suite. Take in the hustle and bustle of the city from the comfort of your elegant sofa. The five-person suite even boasts a golden telescope, which you can use to get a closer look at San Francisco’s finest sights.

W South Beach: Cool Corner Suite

room with a view: Miami suite

Floor-to-ceiling windows at the W South Beach let in the glorious sunshine of Miami Beach. Begin and end each day overlooking the sparkling waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the vast stretch of sandy beach that borders it. Although you can enjoy this view from inside your suite, you’ll no doubt spend most of your time on the wraparound balcony. Relax on a comfy lounge chair and take in the full ocean experience. From the feel of the ocean breeze to the sound of the waves crashing on the beach, a stay in the four-guest Cool Corner Suite provides a feast for all of the senses.

Intercontinental D.C. The Wharf: Executive Riverview Suite

Overlooking the iconic Potomac River, this three-person Intercontinental suite delivers sophistication and comfort. You’ll be most impressed, however, by the scenery. With a view like this, it’s impossible to feel unpatriotic. You’ll experience a swift sense of pride whenever you step out onto your private balcony. If you prefer to relax inside, you can still see the Potomac from a lounge chair or your comfy bed.

Loews Chicago: Lake View Suite + Superior Suite

You don’t need to scale the Willis Tower to see the best view of the Windy City. Enjoy panoramic views of Lake Michigan from the comfort and privacy of the Lake View Suite + Superior at the Loews Chicago Hotel. With windows spanning from the floor to the ceiling, it’s impossible to miss the wonder of the Chicago skyline. The spacious suite spans 1,198 square feet and sleeps up to nine people in two bedrooms. The bathroom is equally impressive and features a deep soaking tub for the ultimate in relaxation.

Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa: Ocean Suite + Deluxe Ocean View King

Embrace the relaxed vibe of the Hawaiian islands as you overlook gorgeous Shipwreck Beach at the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa. Understated decor and floor-to-ceiling windows draw all attention to this incredible ocean view. Step out onto your private lanai and enjoy the ocean breeze. Munch on breakfast as you take in an unforgettable sunrise. The ocean view is also visible from the comfort of your elegant four-poster bed. The spacious suite accommodates up to eight vacationers.

As you plan your next vacation, don’t skimp on scenery. A view upgrade could completely transform your vacation experience. Whether your vacation features palm trees or a city skyline, you’ll never regret investing in a room with a view.