Where the land is very expensive per square meter becomes the imperative: go up high! From this point of view, Dubai is hosts the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa, which with its 828 meters and 160 floors, is the largest skyscraper in the world. Not satisfied with this world record, the city will see the Dubai later this year the opening of another large building complex, this time will be the turn of the hotel JW Marriott Marquis, which will become the world’s tallest hotel, on a building entirely dedicated to the purpose receptive.
The new complex will open later this year in Dubai : The Marriot Hotel will consist of two towers, both of 355 meters in height, not bad if you feel like height, just 26 meters away from ‘Empire State Building in New York city. The hotel will also be the first of the new brand JW Marriotts, which will be reserved for only the most iconic properties of the group, outside the North American market. Even if 50% lower than the Tower of Bubai Khalifa, the JW Marriott Marquis will stand in the ranks as the tallest building dedicated to a hotel, and will become 12 °, however, the world’s tallest man-made structure, once completed will construction in the fourth quarter of 2012.
In reality it will not be the tallest hotel in the world, since this award is given to the Ritz-Carlton in Hong Kong , which occupies the top floors of a tower 488 meters high, but which, however, is also intended for other business activities. The Marquis will be all but a hotel that can accommodate thousands of guests, a true vertical city. Here are the numbers: 82 floors which include well 1,608 rooms, two ballrooms, 24 meeting rooms, nine restaurants, five lounges and entertainment venues and a spa of 1,500 square meters.
To note the “Lounge Vault”, located between floors 71 and 72, which gives magnificent views of the city of Dubai and one of the restaurants include a steakhouse, a restaurant with Italian cuisine, and two oriental restaurants, Arabic and Indian. Then the company will be the Guinness World Records to officially verify and establish the supremacy of height in late 2012.
Originally posted 2012-07-19 01:11:54.