Room Service Is Most Expensive in ... Moscow, while New York is No. 9 By John Johnson, Newser Staff Posted Mar 23, 2013 12:33 PM CDT 16 comments Comments (Shutterstock) (Newser) – Penny-pinching travelers in Moscow will want to avoid room service. In a TripAdvisor survey of four-star hotels around the world, the city ranks No. 1 in the cost of ordering in, reports the Telegraph. The survey calculated the price of having five items sent to your room, including sandwich and a cocktail. The results, in US dollars: Most expensive: Moscow ($81), Paris ($67), Stockholm ($67), Oslo ($66), and Zurich ($65). New York ranked No. 9 at $55. Least expensive: Cape Town ($19), Sharm El Sheikh ($23), Mumbai ($25), Istanbul ($27), and Puerto Vallarta ($28). Click for more complete results.