The world’s tallest hotel is set to open in Dubai this week. The hotel named Gevora is on Shaikh Zayed Road. The 75-floor structure stands at a height of 356 metres (1,167.98 feet) and has 528 rooms. It is located right near the DIFC cluster and with the Emirates Towers as neighbours.
The hotel is owned by the Al Attar group. Currently, the honour of being the tallest hotel of the world is claimed by JW Marriott Marquis on the same stretch of Shaikh Zayed Road. Marquis has a height of 1,165 feet. The property opened in 2012 and has 1,608 rooms.
Dubai has two other entrants in the tallest hotel stakes, in Rose Rayhann, which stands tall at 1,093 feetk and the Burj Al Arab, at 1,053 feet.