We all know that Bathroom Galore is the place to go for your dream designer bathroom in Johannesburg, but one must wonder where some of the world’s most outrageous and expensive bathrooms have come from. Let’s take a look at some of the world’s most extravagant and expensive bathrooms:
• Our top pick is that of the 2001 Guinness World Record’s most expensive bathroom ever designed and built winner. This bathroom belongs to Lam Sai-wing, a Hong Kong jeweller who had a taste for extravagance. Where was it built? It was built inside his store! The total cost of the bathroom added up to $3.5 million and consists of gold and precious jewels. 24 carat gold was used to create the toilet bowl, wash basin, toilet paper holder, toilet brush, mirror frames, wall tiles and doors. The floor is even embedded with gold bars, while the ceiling is decorated with ruby, sapphire, emerald and amber stones.
• Next up is the most expensive bathroom in Dubai. You might have guessed it, it’s under the sea. You can find this bathroom on the man-made Palm Jumeirah Island, in the Poseidon Suite at the undersea resort. The bathroom features a glass window into the sea where you can watch the fish swim by. For around £15,775 per night, you can enjoy this bathroom, a personal butler and even have someone readily available to scrub your back while you’re in the bath!
• If you’re interested in Formula One, then you will undoubtedly have heard of the Ecclestone family. They’re next on our list! Tamara Ecclestone certainly raised some eyebrows when she ordered a bathtub carved from a solid crystal rock. The crystal was acquired from the Amazon and only 3 such bathtubs have ever been manufactured. The cost of retrieving the crystal rock and manufacturing it into a bathtub is said (but not confirmed), to be around 1 million pounds.
Are you feeling inspired yet? You should be! These bathrooms let us all know that anything is possible! With the right vision and, of course, the right bathroom supplier and designer, you too can have your own dream designer bathroom! At Bathroom Galore, we believe in quality. We want to provide you with products that last a lifetime, so we only stock the finest quality products to complement your new bathroom design. Our services include all bathroom carpentry, plumbing, building, electrical work, ceilings, tiling, laminated flooring and similar. All of our team members are also highly skilled and experienced in installations and fittings. If it’s a bathroom with a designer finish that you are looking for, we can certainly help at Bathroom Galore.
If you would like to find out how Bathroom Galore can help you to achieve your dream designer bathroom, get in touch with us! We are available via email or telephone, and our friendly consultants look forward to assisting you in any possible way. Transform your bathroom and add value to your lifestyle with the help of Bathroom Galore today!