Deutsche Bank researched prices for five star hotel rooms in 54 cities world wide, which it defined as a Hyatt Regency with a view. Where Hyatt Regency did not have a property in a prominent location, Park Hyatt Hotels were used. In some cities, the bank ended up using other brands of hotels.
The results are interesting. New York City is in 22nd place at $415. Boston was in 46th place at $239. In last place was Kuala Lumpur at $164.