Do you like a ground floor hotel room or do you like to be as close to the penthouse suite as possible? If you prefer the latter you will enjoy staying the night at one of these hotels because they are the tallest in the world and the view from the top floors is simply incredible…
The Top 10 Tallest Hotels in the World and Where to Find Them
10 – The Cullinan South Tower, Hong Kong – Estimated Height: 270 metres (890 ft)
This futuristic looking tower complex (named after the Cullinan Diamond) is located in Hong Kong’s Union Square and only has 93 floors, but it does have over 300 rooms!
9 – Trump Ocean Club International Hotel & Tower, Panama – Estimated Height: 284 metres (932 ft)
Developed by POTUS himself Donald Trump this 70-story, 2,500,000 sqft mixed-use waterfront condominium tower has shops, a casino and even its own private beach club!
8 – Millennium Plaza, United Arab Emirates – Estimated Height: 294 metres (965 ft)
Located in Dubai and built in 2011 this hotel has 66 floors and several hundred rooms. I would imagine each one has a very impressive view overlooking Dubai.
7 – Wuxi Maoye City – Marriott Hotel, China – Estimated Height: 304 metres (997 ft)
This supertall skyscraper hotel was one of the very first supertall skyscrapers in China and 287 rooms that are spread over its 68 floors.
6 – Baiyoke Tower II, Thailand – Estimated Height: 309 metres (1,014 ft)
Not only is this a very tall hotel it is also the second tallest building in Bangkok. It is famed for several things, one being the public observatory located on the 77th floor and the other a bar called “Roof Top Bar & Music Lounge” on the 83rd floor. There is even a 360-degree revolving roof deck on the 84th floor! This hotel just has it all going on and still finds room for 673 rooms!
5 – Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel, United Arab Emirates – Estimated Height: 309 metres (1,014 ft)
This 56-storey hotel has 40 luxury suites and 95,000 square metres of floor space. While its Modernism style isn’t for everyone, I still think it looks pretty impressive.
4 – Burj Al Arab, United Arab Emirates – Estimated Height: 321 metres (1,053 ft)
Build on an artificial island on Jumeirah beach, this super-posh hotel even has a helipad near the roof which adds to the fact that more than 39% of this hotel is non-occupiable space!
3 – Rose Rayhaan by Rotana, United Arab Emirates – Estimated Height: 333 metres (1,093 ft)
This stunning tower made from several tones of blue and silver mirrored glass with gold ornamentation is the embodiment of wealth and indeed it is not exactly a cheap place to stay the night neither.
2 – Four Seasons Place Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Estimated Height: 342 metres (1,122 ft)
Located right next to the stunning Petronas Towers this hotel is still not complete, but when it is will be the 2nd tallest hotel in the world. It has 236 rooms and 242 suites which is more than enough to make sure you can get a room on opening day.
1 – JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Estimated Height: 355 metres (1,165 ft)
This twin-tower skyscraper is run by Marriott International and they deal with the 1,608 rooms (Spread between each tower) as well as all the restaurants, swimming pools and even a 1000-capacity banquet hall for when the guest get hungry! Everything about this hotel is on a grand scale.