Dubai takes another record tomorrow, on 11. February, when the world’s tallest hotel is set to open on the Sheikh Zayed Road within close proximity of the Emirates Towers, DIFC and the Burj Khalifa. The Gevora Hotel can be easily recognized it by it’s golden facade that comes to life when the sun shines on it’s surface. It’s set to be another icon for Dubai.
The tower is rising above clouds. At 356 meters height (1168 feet) and 75 floors, it’s one of the tallest skyscrapers in Dubai as well. It’s now the 7th tallest in Dubai, right between JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Towers (355 meters – 1,165 ft), which was the previous title holder of “world’s tallest hotel”, and Almas Tower (360 meters – 1,180 ft).
The Gevora Hotel boasts a total of 528 rooms and suites, has four restaurants, a health club, and an outdoor swimming pool with a bar and spectacular Dubai skyline view.
Gevora Hotel became the tallest hotel in the world in it’s entirety, however the highest hotel in the world is in Hong Kong, The Ritz Carlton Hotel, that occupies the top floors of a 484 meters high tower, the International Commerce Centre building.
Gevora Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Trade Center Area, Dubai, United Arab Emirates