Star rating is a method used to measure the quality of a hotel in almost every corner of the world. But the truth is that not many know how it works. However, there may be different standards across the world, but the most respected is the one set by the Forbes Travel Guide. According to Forbes, 5-star hotels need to satisfy various conditions, which include tidiness, customer service and room amenities. At the moment, not many hotels fulfil all the requirements, and it is hence not surprising that there are only about 154 5-star hotels in the world.
Nearly half of these are located in the United States. So, if your dream has been to stay at one, you’ve got an amazing opportunity to scratch it off your bucket list! The trick is knowing how to find 5-star hotels that won’t get you bankrupt. Keeping that in mind, we’ve decided to make a list of 5-star hotels which charge less than $500 for two, per night!
1.The American Club – Kohler, Wisconsin – $238
The American Club is the cheapest 5-star hotel in the United States, regardless of the time of year! They charge $238 for a double-bed room, which is more affordable that the rates of many 4-star hotels. In fact, for that kind of money you can’t even afford a dinner in some hotels. The best part about it is that for the money you pay, The American Club will provide you not only with luxury lodging, but also with a number of features that will make your stay pleasant, such as a spa, yoga and fitness centre, a bowling alley, etc.