Originally Posted by Kwikwi
There are some great acrylic hookahs. Stargates for example. Some of the MYA acrylics and so forth. It really comes down to what you like to look at. Just go with a reputable brand and vendor and you should be ok.
Kwiki is right! Personally, I preffer glass but it also depends on what kind abuse the base may have to deal with, traveling, ect.