Feel like a sheikh in your own palace at this sail-shaped Dubai landmark, where interiors are embellished with 24-karat gold and the atrium lobby rises some 600 feet. All rooms are duplex suites with floor-to-ceiling windows (to take in the Arabian Gulf views). Overall score: 94.2 See full rating information for Burj Al Arab, Dubai
Luxury hotel Burj Al Arab is the most expensive hotel in Dubai and is considered a symbol of it's city. The hotel is 321 meters into the sea at a distance of 280 meters from the shore of an artificial island connected to the mainland by a bridge. The restaurant on the top of the hotel makes visitors feel like they are in a simulated submarine ship. Restaurant tables are arranged around a huge aquarium with marine life. This hotel is 7 stars.