For over a decade now, Dubai has achieved its dream of becoming the world’s foremost tourist destination. Through a series of megastructures and technological marvels, it has cemented its place at the number one city in the travel list of millions of people. And to maintain that position, some of the most luxurious and most expensive hotels in Dubai have been built to cater to the vacation dreams and desires of its yearly visitors.
Some of these hotels are both architectural masterpieces, designed to satisfy each visitor’s sense of wonder along with utopian relaxation. In consideration for your next trip, here are some of the most expensive and most luxurious hotels you can get in Dubai. Check them out.
Most Expensive and Luxurious Hotels in Dubai
1. Burj Al Arab
Dubai prides itself as the luxury capital of the world and there is no better epitome of that reputation than its seven-star hotel, the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, which is also considered the world’s most luxurious hotel.
Burj Al Arab offers uniqueness with its sail-shaped exterior that would blow the mind of anyone, no matter the number of times you see it. Inside the hotel is any and all forms of luxury you can imagine, from oversized suite-only accommodation to spa-like bathrooms that have Jacuzzis, mosaic floors, suites with stairways made of marble and gold.
Exquisite restaurants, boutiques for the most exclusive products, pools, and a helipad, all in a location few kilometers away from the main city and hundreds of meters above ground, all available at about $1169 per night. Simply put, in Dubai, the Burj Al Arab checks all your boxes when it comes to expensive and luxurious hotels.
2. The Bulgari Resort & Residences Dubai
If the Burj Al Arab is way out there for you or you do not dig its style, then you can still satisfy your quest for the expensive and the luxurious in Dubai with the Bulgari Resort & Residences.
The hotel is the literal definition of a getaway, even from the tourist-filled Dubai as it is located on a private island off the coast of Dubai. Designed by Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel, you are bound to find the same level of class and luxury you would find in Bulgari jewelry at this hotel.
From an outdoor pool overlooking the desert, to a beach club that offers the stunning view of the Burj Khalifa and a spa that would leave your body fresh as the day you were born. It is simple, yet elegant, complex yet modest, and it cost $386 per night.
3. Jumeirah Al Naseem
One of the biggest selling points of Dubai as a tourist destination is how every location has the ability feel like living a fantasy and for those craving that Arabian luxurious lifestyle as seen in movies like Aladdin, the Jumeirah Al Naseem might just be what you are looking for.
The hotel boasts of Arabian luxurious offerings like giant potted palms, wooden fans that feel out of the colonial era, a wide range of pools and a beach that would not look out of place in Ibiza. It costs $335 per night, making it one of the most expensive and luxurious hotels in Dubai.
4. Mandarin Oriental Jumeira
The luxury hotel chain, Mandarin Oriental is known all over the world for its appreciation for the finest things and it kicks its offering of luxury up a notch in Dubai where its hotel has five astonishing pools, along with other luxurious facilities like a deluxe spa and a private beach.
And if you wonder, what you’d get when you are indoors, the Mandarin Oriental Jumeira offers bathrooms made out of marble, rain showers, along with other fabulous luxurious benefits enough to make you call it home. Almost every room of the Mandarin comes with a balcony or terrace and one can be yours for a couple of weeks for $277 per night.
5. Armani Hotel Dubai
The Armani brand is synonymous with being expensive and luxurious and this Dubai hotel in its name is a definition of the iconic brand.
It houses maze-like corridors, treatment suits, thermal therapies and offers lifestyle managers that serve as both your butler and your concierge, all at $267 per night.
6. Four Seasons Resort Dubai
In a tourist hub like Dubai, the most expensive and luxurious hotels are bound to be owned by brands known for their luxury and exclusivity and the Four Seasons makes a worthy splash with its bright lobby and beachfront hotel.
The Four Seasons Resort in Dubai finds a way to blend the traditional Four Seasons architecture with the philosophy of opulence and wonder of Dubai to create a luxurious home away from home. It costs $198 per night.
7. Palazzo Versace Dubai
The marriage between architecture and one of the world’s most enduring brands is bound to yield something classic and stylish and the Palazzo Versace in Dubai offers exactly that. For some of the finest dining you desire, prepared by Michelin starred chefs in a room that feels like the insides of Donatella, you can enjoy the Palazzo for $177 per night.
You will enjoy benefits like an infinity pool, a Versace spa, and others, giving you an overwhelming luxurious experience.