Recover from jet lag at the Oberoi, a sleek, serene hotel with waterfront views and 24-hour butler service. Every room faces the Queen’s Necklace, a marine strip so called for its nighttime lights that resemble pearls. Visit the concierge to secure a driver for the next morning. Then enjoy the lounge’s view of the sunset over the Arabian Sea. From $265
This appeared in the January/February 2015 issue.