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Top 10 Tallest Hotels in Dubai

Tallest Hotels Dubai

List of 10 Tallest Hotels In Dubai (UAE)

Everyone knows Dubai and its fascination with sky-rising towers. Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, calls Dubai it’s home. There is ongoing competition among the construction giants to create stunning tall buildings. Thousands of tourists flock to the emirate every year to catch a glimpse of these construction miracles. And people who can afford it also stay in high-rise hotels in Dubai. These majestic monoliths elevate you up from the daily hustle of the city and provide you with a luxurious stay with world-class facilities.

They give visitors the chance to have a breathtaking view of the magnificent city and water bodies. The travelers can enjoy the feeling of being on top of the world. So, unless you’re scared of heights, we highly recommend booking a stay at one of the world’s highest hotels.

1. Gevora Hotel

This upscale hotel is not just the highest one in Dubai but the highest one in the world. It holds a place in Guinness World Records as the tallest hotel in the world. Standing tall on the popular Sheikh Zayed road, it has many prominent buildings in the neighborhood. Though the hotel measures a whooping 356.3 m high, that’s not the only thing that stands out about this building.

This 4-star hotel has excellent facilities that attract both leisure and corporate guests. Gevora also boasts about the highest restaurant in the Middle East, which is 280 meters high. The restaurant Highest View Lounge provides a 360-degree view of the Dubai skyline. Iconic landmarks like Burj Khalifa and Royal Palaces can be viewed in full glory.

This tallest hotel in Dubai is also famous for creatively hand-crafted mocktails, premium meat cuts, and seafood cuisines. Gevora offers a comfortable and luxurious stay in 528 rooms distributed over 75 floors. From luxurious guestrooms to roomy two-bedroom suites attached with all the amenities needed for today’s traveler—business or pleasure. You can enjoy a distinctive High View Mocktail, surf and turf grilled on a lava stone grill, and shisha on the outdoor patio if you’re feeling fancy.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 356.3 meters
  • Number of Floors: 75
  • Rooms: 528 rooms
  • Location: Sheikh Zayed Road
  • Famous for: Being the tallest hotel in the world (Guinness Book of World Record)

2. JW Marriott Marquis

Before Gevora hotel was opened, JW Marriott was the highest hotel tower in Dubai. It is a 72-storey twin tower skyscraper. The hotel is run by Marriott International and has 1,608 luxurious rooms for its guests.

It boasts about 15 award-winning restaurants, bars and lounges. Award-winning chef Jiggs Kalra’s renowned restaurant Masala Library is one of the most famous ones. He is renowned for giving time-honored classics a modern spin. Imagine being fed cotton candy on betel leaves or a wild mushroom “chai”. Modern décor is used in nicely constructed guest rooms and lodgings. In addition to this, it has one of Dubai’s largest spas and a pool filled with Dead Sea water.

The building is conveniently located for leisure travelers near the Business Bay Metro Station, between the Dubai Mall and the Mall of the Emirates, and just next to the newly extended Dubai Water Canal.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 355 meters
  • Number of Floors: 82
  • Rooms: 1364 standard rooms, 240 suites and 4 presidential suites
  • Location: Sheikh Zayed Road
  • Famous for: The shape is inspired by a date palm, and it’s a twin tower hotel

3. SLS Dubai Hotel and Residences

The newest highest hotel and residential tower in Dubai is not just famous for its height. The recently opened SLS Dubai Hotel & Residences, which is situated in the center of Dubai’s busy Burj Khalifa neighborhood, offers some of the best 360-degree unobstructed views of the city, including the famed Burj Khalifa and the tranquil Dubai Creek.

The hotel’s most attractive features are two infinity pools to make your staycation more exciting. With 254 superbly designed hotel rooms by renowned architect Paul Bishop, 371 residential units, and 321 hotel apartments, SLS Dubai Hotel & Homes is one of the world’s tallest hotels and residences in the area, standing tall and proud at 75 stories.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 336 meters
  • Number of Floors: 76
  • Rooms: 254 rooms, 371 residential units and 321 hotel apartments
  • Location: Business Bay
  • Famous for: Two infinity pools at the terrace of the building
Rose Rayhaan

4. Rose Rayhaan by Rotana

The competition to build the highest building in Dubai does not allow any building to enjoy the highest tower status for long. Rose Rayhaan also enjoyed the highest hotel status for three years, from 2009 to 2012. The hotel, which ranks fourth among the tallest in the world, has 72 stories. It is a flagship property of the alcohol-free company Rayhaan Hotels & Resorts, Dubai.

It sets the standard for comfort and style in Dubai. The 333 meters high hotel is situated in a prime location on Sheikh Zayed Road, 3 minutes from the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and a short distance from the Financial Centre metro station. The hotel is a short drive from Dubai Mall and the Dubai International Airport.

With 462 opulent rooms and suites, the hotel offers panoramic views of Dubai and the Burj Khalifa. It has 3 food and beverage outlets, each with its unique atmosphere and setting, housed in this iconic example of Arabian hospitality. Petals restaurant, which seats 108 people, is a haven for informal yet sophisticated all-day dining options. The restaurant’s mesmerizing high-quality food serves an outstanding choice of dishes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Seven meeting rooms, spread across two floors of the conference space, are fully furnished with contemporary audio-visual amenities, wire-free connectivity, and other features.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 333 meters
  • Number of Floors: 72
  • Rooms: 462
  • Location: Sheikh Zayed Road
  • Famous for: Highly embellished façade with blue silver glass and gold ornamentation.

5. Burj Al Arab

No matter how many new hotels rise up in Dubai, Burj Al Arab still remains the most iconic hotel in Dubai. Popularly known as the only 7-star hotel in the world, the hotel is located on a private artificial island connected to the mainland through a 320-meter-long road. The hotel is famous for its exclusivity, and getting your name on the guest list is tough. However, some interesting ways exist to enter the hotel without staying there.

The hotel offers an afternoon tea option in two of its restaurants, Sahn Eddar and Skyview Bar. Or you can also book a guided tour in the hotel. The new program offered by Jumeirah Group, the “Inside Burj Al Arab Tour,” enables UAE citizens and visitors to see the iconic hotel’s “inaccessible regions” at a cost-effective price.

The hotel, in a true way, is a synonym for luxury and opulence. Whether it’s a beehive-shaped lobby, the rooms or restaurants, the whole inside décor depicts an explosion of colors, which is quite in contrast to the serene white of the exterior. It is one of the most clicked buildings in Dubai and a must-visit place when you are in Dubai.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 321 meters
  • Number of Floors: 56
  • Rooms: 202 suites
  • Location: Private reclaimed island at Jumeriah
  • Famous for: Its iconic shape and opulent architecture, and interiors

6. Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

A landmark twin tower hotel located at the heart of Dubai’s financial district is another iconic marvel of Jumeriah. The hotel is designed for both business and pleasure. From 11 restaurants and bars to a fully-equipped gym, the hotel has everything you expect from a luxury hotel. Jumeirah Emirates Tower hotel has 400 rooms and suites and is home to 9 eating and recreational facilities, including popular restaurants like The Rib Room Bar, Mundo, Flow, and La Cantine du Faubourg. The dining option takes you on a culinary journey through Arabia, the Mediterranean, the Middle East, India and Asia.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 309
  • Number of Floors: 56
  • Rooms: 400 rooms
  • Location: Sheikh Zayed road
  • Famous for: Luxury business hotel

7. Address Downtown Dubai

A true landmark of luxury, Address Downtown is located in the heart of Downtown Dubai. The hotel has a direct view of the Burj Khalifa and an unobstructed view of the daily Dubai Fountain Show – the tallest water-music show in the world. It is also connected to The Dubai Mall, the biggest retail center in the world. The 220 rooms and suites are equipped with all the modern amenities and luxurious marble bathrooms.

Customers can pick from 9 distinct restaurants featuring a range of concept cuisines, from local Middle Eastern favorites to Asian and European delicacies. Neos, the hotel’s nightclub, is situated on the 63rd storey and offers a breathtaking view of the renowned Burj Khalifa and the dynamic Dubai skyline.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 302 meters
  • Number of Floors: 63
  • Rooms: 220
  • Location: Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown
  • Famous for: Dubai fountain and skyline view.
The Address Beach Resort

8. The Address Beach Resort

It is another architectural marvel by the Address Hotel group. This uniquely shaped building is nothing less than a constructional delight and definitely an iconic landmark at The Walk in JBR. The hotel can spoil you with choices. Whether it’s the world-class service or a stunning view of the Arabian sea and Dubai Marina, you have a wide array of options. It is located at the core of the most energetic places in Dubai and provides effortless connectivity to all must-visit places in the city.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 300.9 meters
  • Number of Floors: 77
  • Rooms: 217
  • Location: JBR beach area
  • Famous for: Unique shape and spectacular view

9. Millennium Plaza

The upscale hotel is located on the prominent Sheikh Zayed road and is just a 1-minute drive from Emirates Tower Metro station. The hotel offers interesting dining options, including the famous Metro restaurant that serves an array of delicacies but specializes in Arabic cuisine. The infinity pool lounge bar is another attraction that attracts many visitors. The property is alcohol-free, so you may have to adjust with mocktails at the bar.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 294 meters
  • Number of Floors: 66
  • Rooms: 398
  • Location: Sheikh Zayed road
  • Famous for: Luxury accommodation surrounded by tourist attractions

10. Five Jumeirah Village

A chic hotel in JVC can be termed as the most luxurious club in the town. The hotel dared to be different with its unique service offerings. It provides an opulent penthouse-styled stay with 269 pools and a jacuzzi. The hotel serves food from around the world that you are going to be spoiled for choices. The hotel is fun-focused that keeps the party going with 17 food and beverage venues and access to the private beach at Five Jumeriah.

It is the hospitality division of Five Holdings, a Dubai-based real estate group. The futuristic property provides each property with landscaped garden and private pools. The advanced design provides natural daylight all day long.

Hotel Specifications

  • Height: 243 meters
  • Number of Floors:
  • Rooms: 247 rooms, 221 hotel apartments (2 bedroom), and 33 hotel apartments (4 bedroom)
  • Location: Palm Jumeriah
  • Famous for: Futuristic architecture and penthouse-styled rooms

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Height is not the only factor that attracts thousands of guests every year to these hotels. From luxurious stays to ‘n’ number of recreational facilities, these accommodations offer a wide range of services. The high-rise hotels may seem a bit out of your budget. However, they are iconic landmarks, and you must pay a witness to at least one of them.