The list was compiled from data used to designate the guide’s annual four- and five-star properties, which were announced in February. The company’s anonymous inspectors evaluate luxury hotels based on up to 900 standards for the guide.

The 41 best hotel rooms designated for Forbes Travel Guide's latest list achieved perfect scores on guest room and bathroom standards of luxury, including technology, high-quality amenities and interior design, and comfort and convenience, including sound-proofing, spacious grooming area and a comfortable place to relax aside from the bed.