Businessman Tilman Fertitta, the owner of the Houston Rockets, aspires to provide the global traveler with the ultimate respite with his new hotel, the Post Oak. The thirty-eight-story structure lavishes guests with a 20,000-bottle wine cellar, a Rolls-Royce showroom, and a library designed in partnership with book publisher Assouline. And that’s before you even get to your room, which is likely to have a grand marbled bathroom and killer views of the city. The hotel has four restaurants, including the state’s only Mastro’s Steakhouse (consistently ranked one of the best steakhouses in the US), a patisserie with a showcase of pastel-colored macarons, and an opulent cocktail bar. There is even an in-room dining menu for pets, because Texas.

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