Burj Al Arab

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Burj Al Arab
General information
LocationDubai, United Arab Emirates
Construction stairtit1994
OpeninDecember 1999
CostUSD $ 650 million[1]
Airchitectural321.0 m (1,053 ft)[2]
Technical details
Fluir coont60[2]
Design an construction
AirchitectTom Wright o Atkins
Ither information
Nummer o rooms202[2]

Burj Al Arab (Arabic: برج العرب‎,Touer o the Arabs) is a luxury hottle locatit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. At 321 m (1,053 ft), it is the fowerth tallest hottle in the warld. Burj Al Arab stands on an airtificial island 280 m (920 ft) frae Jumeirah beach an is connectit tae the mainland bi a private curvin brig. The shape o the structur is designed tae mimic the sail o a ship. Whiles referred tae as "the warld's only seven-Star hottle", its starn ratin is disputit.

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  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 "Burj Al Arab Hotel - The Skyscraper Center". Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.
  3. Burj Al Arab at Emporis
  4. Burj Al Arab at SkyscraperPage
  5. Burj Al Arab at Structurae
  6. "Stay at Burj Al Arab". Jumeirah. Retrieved 4 January 2010.