Before Chinese cities such as Shanghai flexed their five-star muscles, there was Tokyo. Today, the gleaming metropolis has its share of designer temples—and even better, time has given the city’s luxury landscape an air of sophistication that its other Asian brethren sometimes lack. In Tokyo, lodgings are kitted out with the world’s most high-tech toilets, incredible service and lobbies built up in the sky. Here is our guide to finding the perfect bed, whatever your taste.
By Elizabeth Woodson