The glamorous city of Dubai is famous for its jaw-dropping skyscrapers, high-end shopping destinations, and luxurious lifestyle. The metropolitan city is also known for being home to some of the world’s expensive and luxurious hotels. If you have deep pockets and looking for uber expensive and equally luxurious hotels to spend your holidays in, this guide will help you put your money where your mouth is.
The number one spot may not come as a surprise to most of you. The Burj Al Arab has regularly been voted as the most luxurious hotel in the world (and the first to have seven stars!).
The Burj Al Arab has a reputation for offering exclusive services to its guests. Guests can opt for a helicopter from the hotel’s private helipad, a chauffeur-driven Rolls-Royces, private beach access and terrace with infinity pools and cabanas are just some of the exceptional services that guests who are staying in the hotel can take advantage of.
The hotel has suites that offer discreet check-ins and also come with a personal butler. It’s located in the upscale community of Jumeirah, Burj Al Arab also home to some of the world’s best dining venues, including the highly acclaimed Nathan Outlaw at Al Mahara.
Approximate cost per night: AED 5,000 (Deluxe one bedroom suite)
The Mall of the Emirates is also the host to The Kempinski Hotel. The hotel features modern rustic one-bedroom Aspen Ski Chalet that has panoramic views of the powdery slopes of the gorgeous indoor Ski Dubai. Situated in Al Barsha, The Aspen Ski Chalet is furnished with state-of-the-art in-room technology and has a faux stone fireplace, a beautiful marble bathroom, a kitchenette and private access to a dedicated Butler service.
The guests are also given complimentary access to the Snow Park of Mall of the Emirates Ski Dubai and the amenities of the Executive Lounge.
Approximate cost per night: AED 1,842
Located on the human-made Jumeirah Bay, The Bvlgari Resort Dubai has been designed by the famous Italian architectural firm Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel. This firm has had the honor of creating all Bvlgari Hotels & Resorts around the world.
The stunning resort exudes the feeling of a Mediterranean Village and offers 101 rooms and suites, and that is not enough. The hotel also has 20 Bvlgari villas which are all equipped with a pool, garden as well as sea-view.
Approximate cost per night: AED 1,650
The Armani Hotel Dubai has been given the honor of being the first hotel in the world to be designed by Giorgio Armani himself. The hotel is located at the Burj Khalifa, which is the world’s tallest tower in the upper-class community of Downtown Dubai. The hotel is famous for its warm and sophisticated Italian hospitality and personalized service for guests. The Armani Hotel Dubai features 160 guest rooms and suites, providing unparalleled views of Downtown Dubai.
Approximate cost per night: AED 1,296