Resort Spa New Dubai Skyline Tower 400 metres (1,300 ft) 130 SZR Tower 385 metres. See also edit References edit Specific General External links edit. United Arab Emirates, is home to many modern high-rises, 1 88 of which stand taller than 180 metres (591 ft). Overall, Dubai has 18 completed and topped-out buildings that rise at least 300 metres (984 ft) in height, which is more than any other city in the world. Sheikh Zayed Road was the first to develop, followed by the. Burj Khalifa, which rises 828 metres (2,717 ft) and contains 161 floors. Tallest hotels in Dubai. 7, the history of skyscrapers in Dubai began with the construction. At the time of its completion, it also stood as the tallest building in the. 21 Cayan Tower 306 metres (1,004 ft) The Address Downtown Dubai 302 metres (991 ft) Seriously damaged by fire on 31 December 2015/ 23 Emirates Crown 296 metres (971 ft) Khalid Al Attar Tower 2 294 metres (965 ft) Sulafa Tower 288 metres (945 ft). Approved edit This table lists buildings that are approved for construction in Dubai and are expected to rise at least 180 metres (591 ft) in height. 9 JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Tower 1 355 metres (1,165 ft) Second tallest hotel in the world after Gevora Hotel. 3, the skyscrapers of Dubai are, for the most part, clustered in three different locations. 11 Emirates Office Tower 355 metres (1,165 ft) Also known as Emirates Tower One. 12 The Torch 352 metres (1,155 ft) The Torch tower became the tallest residential building in the world in 2011. 5, based on the average height of the ten tallest completed buildings, Dubai has the tallest skyline in the. 46 Angsana Suites Tower 250 metres (820 ft) Chelsea Tower 250 metres (820 ft) Ahmed Khoory Tower 250 metres (820 ft) Al Tayer Tower 249 metres (817 ft) Rolex Tower 247 metres (810 ft) Al Fattan Tower 245 metres (804 ft) Oasis Beach Tower 245. 2, the tower has stood as both the tallest building in the world and the tallest man-made structure of any kind in the world since its completion in January 2010. Also the tallest hotel on a man made island and also the tallest hotel on an island. 18 hhhr Tower 318 metres (1,043 ft) Ocean Heights 310 metres (1,020 ft) Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel 309 metres (1,014 ft) Also known as Emirates Tower Two. 6, as of 2012, the skyline of Dubai is ranked sixth in the world with 248 buildings rising at least 100 metres (330 ft) in height.