This ultimate rock ’n’ roll suite, designed by David Chipperfield, is housed under the copper dome of the Café Royal, a landmark on Lower Regent Street. The round living room features a curved sofa from which to view the cinema-style screen, a DJ booth with concert speakers, and a dazzling LED light show superimposed on the dome. Floors are fumed English oak, and the master bath centers on a massive Ming-green marble tub. From $20,000/night; hotelcaferoyal.com
Steinway Lyngdorf’s $228K Model LS Concert Speaker: More Proof of High-End Audio Comeback: CE Pros need no further evidence that high-performance audio is gaining steam than to see (and hear) the $228,000 Steinway Lyngdorf Model LS Concert speaker, which debuted at CEDIA Expo 2012.