Is a luxury hotel located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. At 321m (1,053 ft), it is the fourth tallest hotel in the world, however 39% of its total height is made up of non-occupiable space.
Burj Al Arab stands on an artificial island 280m (920 ft) from Jumeirah beach and is connected to the mainland by a curving bridge.
The shape of the structure is designed to mimic the sail of a ship.
Sometimes referred to as “the world’s only 7-Star hotel”. its star rating is disputed.