1 - Rose Tower, Dubai, UAE
Guinness Book of World Records’ tallest hotel is the Rose Rayhaan by Rotana, standing at a height of 333 metres and 72 storeys. With its large lavishly decorated rooms, suites and penthouses the hotel is definitely worth its high price. Decor is contemporary Arabic, befitting of the region.
The hotel has 8 conference halls, several restaurants and cafes, a state-of-the-art fitness centre, swimming pool, a sauna and several steam rooms.
Rose Rayhaan operates under an alcohol-free concept, which is relatively new in the region, tried out so far only in Makkah (KSA). They hope to respect the regions culture and beliefs by implementing this policy.
2 - Burj Al-Arab, Dubai, UAE
This iconic structure is the symbol of a modern Dubai. Shaped like a boat with a billowing sail and located on a man-made island, this is perhaps the most unique hotel on Earth. Visitors can feel the warm welcome of traditional Arabian hospitality which envelops them the moment they enter this spectacular hotel. The highest level of personalized service in the most luxuriant surroundings coupled with breath-taking views makes this the obvious choice for the rich and famous. Opulence drips in every minute detail of this 27 floor, all-suite hotel.
Burj Al Arab gives visitors a of a choice of One, Two and Three Bedroom Deluxe Suites, Panoramic and Club Suites; the Presidential Suites and the two Royal Suites that extend over the 25th floor.
Room prices are in direct proportion to the facilities available which incorporate state of the art technology plus extras like snooker tables, cocktail bars and even private cinemas. A choice of restaurants serve Arabic, contemporary European, Thai, Korean, Indonesian, Japanese and international cuisine. The hotel also has its own fleet of chauffeur driven Rolls-Royces, several BMWs and a helicopter!
3 - Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai, UAE
Conveniently located in the business district of Dubai, the Jumeirah Emirates Towers are ideal for the business traveler. Each guest room has all facilities required for doing business – Internet via high- speed modem points, individual fax, printer, copy machines, etc. The hotel has 400 bedrooms (including 40 suites) in seven different categories ranging from Deluxe Rooms to Royal Suites. A choice of restaurants and bars serve a wide range of cuisines from Japanese, Chinese, Mediterranean to steaks, seafood and light snacks. The conference center has 17 meeting rooms which can hold 1,000 people. The stunning glass and steel architecture that stands out against the Dubai skyline, combined with dignified accommodation makes this hotel stand apart from the rest.
4 - The Address, Dubai, UAE
Located in the heart of Downtown Burj Khalifa, The Address Hotel is the first of several properties that will redefine luxury, hospitality and business travel. Suites are fitted with stylish and elegant furniture and bathroom facilities. The hotel is less than 15 minutes from Dubai International Airport and easily accessible to several of Dubai's landmarks and key destinations. The hotel features restaurants, bars, spas, a swimming pool, library, hair salon and free wifi around the hotel.
5 - Baiyoke Tower II, Bangkok, Thailand
This hotel is unique since it is Bangkok's tallest tower and each of its luxurious 658 suites and rooms provide a stunning view of the surrounding city of Bangkok and its skyline. The hotel is divided into the space, sky and standard zone with rooms varying in size and height across these three zones. The breakfast buffet is absolutely divine and should not be missed. Hotel facilities include restaurants, bars and room service in addition to a rooftop bar and music, fitness and health centre and a beauty salon. Unique features include the revolving roof deck and an observation deck. In room facilities consist of a TV, AC, hairdryer, safe and a mini-bar.
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