Rose Rotana (also known as Rose
Tower) is a 72-storey hotel located
on Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai, United Arab
It is the world's tallest building used
exclusively as a hotel. Originally, the tower was to be high, but
further design modification reduced it to . Construction began in
2004, and was completed in 2007. On 24 October 2006, the building
reached its full height with the addition of the spire.
surpassed both the nearby Burj Al Arab, and the incomplete Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang, North
Although the building and its inner
furnishings have been completed, the hotel is not open to public
bookings yet, and is expected to be open in December 2009. The
hotel has two restaurants.
- Accommodation, Rotana.com