A special Hotel lies inside Burj Khalifa, Dubai's highest landmark.
Lately we have received several questions related to the subject Burj Khalifa Hotel. Some of these question include:
- Is there a hotel at Burj Khalifa?
- Is Burj Khalifa a hotel?
- Is Burj Khalifa the highest hotel in Dubai?
- Are there any hotels near Burj Khalifa?
Well, we decided to clear all this for you can make the right choice when choosing a place to stay in Dubai. In this article you'll know more about the hotel operating at Burj Khalifa and discover what are the nearest hotels to Burj Khalifa with spectacular Dubai views.
First things first: yes, there is a hotel operating at Burj Khalifa - Armani Hotel Dubai.
Secondly, Burj Khalifa, formerly known as Burj Dubai, a building soaring up to 829.8 m (2,722 ft), includes a hotel, residences and offices.
As if the Armani Hotel Dubai is the highest hotel in Dubai, the answer is no. Keep on reading and you'll find out which hotel is the highest in Dubai.
Looking for hotels near Burj Khalifa? We'll help with that too. See below.
ARMANI HOTEL DUBAI (THE HOTEL AT THE BURJ KHALIFA)
It goes without saying that Armani Hotel Dubai is on a category of its own. When world-renown designer Giorgio Armani lend his name to this property, we knew for a fact that the outcome would be nothing else than elegant, sophisticated and urban.
Armani Hotel Dubai occupies 1-8 and 38-39 floors of Burj Khalifa building. On the top floors is where the most exclusive suites are located. When staying at Armani Hotel Dubai, guests are assigned a Lifestyle Manager - we still don't know exactly what this means but will surely find out during our next stay in Dubai.
For similar to airplane views of Dubai, you're already staying at the best place you could for this purpose. Press floor 122 as you enter the elevator and you'll be arriving at At.mosphere, a must-try restaurant that, according to The Guinness World of Records, the highest restaurant in the world from ground level (442 meters/1045 feet).
By the way, this is indeed the only existing hotel often associated to the idea of Burj Khalifa's hotel.
#2 OF HOTELS NEAR BURJ KHALIFA WITH A VIEW
THE ADDRESS, DUBAI MALL HOTEL
Distance from The Address, Dubai Mall to Burj Khalifa: 550m/0.34 miles
This is an adjacent hotel to Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Mall itself. When staying at The Address, Dubai Mall guests can expect balconies with panoramic views over Dubai, many with that spectacular picture-perfect views of Burj Khalifa.
Floor-to-ceiling windows unveil on of the most spectacular shows you will ever see in your life as light, music and water come together at The Dubai Fountain.
During those hot days, refresh yourself at the hotel's outdoor pool with a memorable view of Burj Khalifa.
#3 OF HOTELS NEAR BURJ KHALIFA WITH A VIEW
SOFITEL DUBAI DOWNTOWN
Distance from Sofitel Downtown Dubai to Burj Khalifa: 1.1km/0.68 miles
There is a lot going for Sofitel Downtown Dubai. Not only is one of the nearest hotels to Burj Khalifa, but it also boasts some of the most perfect views over Dubai's skyline and the inevitable Burj Khalifa.
When staying at Sofitel Downtown Dubai, you'll be able to book a room with a specific Burj Khalifa view, transforming your stay into something even more special and unique.
The hotel presents a modern and sophisticated atmosphere with bright colours and exceptional artworks.
Last but not least, a visit to Above rooftop bar is absolutely mandatory, specially in the evening when you'll be able to admire postcard-perfect views of Burj Khalifa - we can't recommend it enough!
#4 OF HOTELS NEAR BURJ KHALIFA WITH A VIEW
RAMADA DOWNTOWN DUBAI
Distance from Ramada Downtown Dubai to Burj Khalifa: 1.1km/0.68 miles
Ramada Downtown Dubai is a quality hotel in Dubai, directly facing Burj Khalifa, Burj Khalifa Lake and the inevitable Dubai Fountain. Most rooms at this hotel offer exceptional Burj Khalifa views so make sure you get your booking right and be rewarded by a daily show of waters and lights from your own balcony.
#5 OF HOTELS NEAR BURJ KHALIFA WITH A VIEW
THE PALACE DOWNTOWN DUBAI
Distance from The Palace Downtown Dubai to Burj Khalifa: 1.4km/0.87 miles
Staying at a Palace is always a welcoming indulgence. The Palace Downtown Dubai, a beautiful hotel near Burj Khalifa and Burj Khalifa Lake, is one of those special places in Dubai with a true sense of Arabian charm.
The views over the lake and the Dubai Fountain are indeed special. For the ultimate dining experience, we suggest Thai restaurant Thiptara, which means "Magic at the Water". As you've probably guessed, this is just the perfect place to enjoy your favorite Thai dish with a superb view of The Dubai Fountain.
The hotel's elegant swimming-pool, surrounded by palm trees, is a wonderful oasis with a fascinating view to the near-by Burj Khalifa.
#6 OF HOTELS NEAR BURJ KHALIFA WITH A VIEW
MANZIL DOWNTOWN DUBAI
Distance from Manzil Downtown Dubai to Burj Khalifa: 1.4km/0.87 miles
Manzil downtown Dubai is a 4-star hotel with 5-star views of Dubai's skyline. When booking, make sure to pick a room with a Burj Khalifa view and get ready for an exciting panorama from your room's window.
Near the hotel you'll find Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall, two of Dubai's major attractions.
#7 OF HOTELS NEAR BURJ KHALIFA WITH A VIEW
THE ADDRESS, DOWNTOWN DUBAI
Distance from The Address, Downtown Dubai to Burj Khalifa: 1.6km/1 mile
The Address, Downtown Dubai is located in front of Burj Khalifa, only separated by Burj Khalifa Lake. In order to reach the magnificent building, you may go across the Dubai Mall and exit on the opposite side. Be aware that you may take longer than 19 minutes to get there as this shoppers paradise may distract you from your goal - Dubai Mall is, after all, the largest shopping mall in the world.
For superb views of Dubai's skyline and near-by Burj Khalifa, head to the 63rd floor and enjoy your favorite drink at Neos Bar.
AND THE TALLEST HOTEL IN DUBAI IS...
JW MARRIOTT MARQUIS DUBAI
Distance from JW Marriott Marquis Dubai to Burj Khalifa: 2.8km/1.74 miles
In the beginning of this article we promised to clarify what is the tallest hotel in Dubai. Despite the fact that Burj Khalifa is the tallest tower in the world and houses the Armani Hotel Dubai, the truth is that the tallest hotel not only in Dubai but the world (date effective 9th of March 2015) is JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, rising to some staggering 355m/1,165 feet - to give an idea, this is higher than the Eiffel Tower. The twin-tower 72-story skyscraper includes 1608 rooms, enough to accommodate 5000 people.
Jaw-dropping views over Dubai, the sea and Burj Khalifa are absolutely guaranteed.