The Emirates Palace is one of the most beautiful palace hotels in the world. It is Abu Dhabi’s iconic landmark showcasing Arabian culture and hospitality at its finest. The Emirates Palace is the second seven-star hotel in the world, next to Burj Al Arab in Dubai. It is the most expensive hotel ever built.
The Emirates Palace was built in 2005 with a cost of about 4 billion US dollar. It is the second most expensive hotel ever built, only surpassed by Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. The Emirates Palace is set in 1,000 hectares of beautifully decorated landscape. It is located on 1.3 km of private beach and surrounded by 85 hectares of gardens.
This luxury hotel is operated by the Kempinski Hotel Group and is owned by the government of Abu Dhabi. The external architecture boasts 114 impressive domes that are 80 meters high. The Emirates Palace has 302 grand rooms and 92 suites.