Highrise buildings with a minimum height of 150 meters (492 feet) are considered to be skyscrapers by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). The hotels you will find here exceed this height, in fact, you will find some of the world's tallest buildings on the list, including the tallest, Burj Khalifa. There is nothing that can beat the panoramic views you can get from these tall towers that oftentimes peak above clouds.
Skyscraper Hotels
Makkah Clock  
Royal Tower
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Each year millions of pilgrims flock to participate in the Hajj - a mandatory (once in a lifetime) visit to the holiest city of Islam, Mecca. As there are approximately two billion Muslims worldwide, the Saudi Arabian city had one of the biggest challenges to solve to accommodate all the …
Accommodation types: Skyscraper
Spotty Bogotá  
Centro
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Arriving in a large city like Bogota - over 7 million inhabitants - you will face the inevitable dilemma of where to stay, having close to a thousand options. Luckily for you (and me), a chain called Spotty Hostels has created pretty much the perfect place, whether you are on …
Accommodation types: Hostel   Skyscraper
Signiel  
Seoul
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Rising above the fluffy clouds of South Korea's largest metropolis, home to ten million people, Lotte World Tower is an architectural icon of the city. It's the country's tallest tower and 6th tallest in the world, with its peak scratching the sky at a staggering 556 meters (1,823 ft) height. …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Seoul  South Korea  East Asia
J Hotel  
Shanghai
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J Hotel Shanghai, which opened in mid-2021, became China's top spot to spend the night. The hotel is hosted atop of Shanghai Tower – China's tallest and the world's third tallest skyscraper at 632 meters (2073 feet) – and it claims the title of the highest hotel in the world. …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
EAST  
Miami
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If you've visited EAST in Hong Kong, you'll love the EAST in the coastal city of Miami in Florida, USA. Located centrally to give you easy access to famous districts like Wynwood and South Beach, this hotel has 352 rooms, suites, and residences. Whether you choose a cozy 300 sq. …
Accommodation types: Design   Skyscraper
Location: Miami  USA  North America
The St. Regis  
Mumbai
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Elegant, sophisticated, and centrally located, The St. Regis Mumbai is an extraordinary place to stay during your trip to Mumbai, India! Gorgeous views of the city and the Arabian Sea are a given in what is the country's tallest hotel tower; all 395 guest rooms and suites are beautifully decorated …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Mumbai  India  South Asia
137 Pillars Suites  
Bangkok
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High above the bustling streets of Bangkok, this boutique hotel tower is the ultimate luxury getaway. 137 Pillars Suites Bangkok is a 135 meter (443 feet) tall skyscraper designed by the iconic Palmer & Turner architects famous for their hallmark buildings in Hong Kong. This boutique hotel occupies the uppermost …
Accommodation types: Design   Luxury   Skyscraper
Fours Seasons Hotel  
New York
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Four Seasons in New York better be something exceptional. The world-famous hotel group operates over 100 hotels and resorts worldwide, around half of them on the North American continent. New York, one of the wealthiest cities in the world, has attracted billionaires like no other. The skyline has been re-shaped …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: New York  USA  North America
Four Seasons  
Hotel Bahrain Bay
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Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay is a soaring architectural statement set on its exclusive island in the kingdom's heart. The iconic landmark was designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, the same architectural firm behind Dubai's Burj Khalifa. Each of the 273 generously sized guest rooms – including 57 suites – …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Manama  Bahrain  Middle East
Oasia Hotel  
Downtown
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Oasia Hotel Downtown Singapore is one of those unmissable buildings that you can’t walk past without turning your head. After all, it’s not every day that you see a skyscraper exploding with tropical plants. And there’s more to wow you at this hotel than just the exteriors: it has two …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Park Hyatt  
Tokyo
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Park Hyatt Tokyo combines the signature luxury the chain is known for with a local flavor. Despite being located right in the center of chaotic Shinjuku, the hotel offers a soothing atmosphere of calm. Sitting in the Club on the 52nd floor or taking a dip in the indoor pool, …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Movie   Skyscraper
Location: Tokyo  Japan  East Asia
SO Sofitel  
Bangkok
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SO Sofitel in Bangkok is one of those destinations that combine everything (and more) that you might possibly want from a hotel. Perfect location? Check. The hotel is conveniently located between the Sathorn and Silom districts, so wherever you need to get for a business meeting, you will never be …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Four Seasons  
Guangzhou
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Located in China, the Four Seasons Guangzhou is a beautiful 5-star luxury hotel. This Four Seasons location is uniquely situated, occupying the top third of the 103-story IFC Guangzhou -- one of the tallest skyscrapers in the world! Views are spectacular from floors 70 to 100; take in the gorgeous …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Guangzhou  China  East Asia
Grand Lisboa  
Macau
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The iconic Grand Lisboa Macau is located in Macau, a region on the south coast of China, across the Pearl River Delta from Hong Kong. This casino hotel is hard to miss; comprised of a huge reflective dome and an ultramodern gold tower at a staggering 856 feet! The dome …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Macau  Macau  East Asia
Porta Fira  
Hotel
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Striking red and standing nearly 375 feet tall (114 meters), the Porta Fira Hotel is an award-winning skyscraper in Barcelona, Spain. Designed by renowned Japanese architect Toyo Ito, the hotel impresses with a unique curved structure and even won the Emporis Skyscraper Award. Urban rooms offer a sleek design with …
Accommodation types: Skyscraper
Location: Barcelona  Spain  West Europe
InterContinental  
Hong Kong
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InterContinental Hong Kong is an internationally acclaimed destination for both tourists and businesspersons. The hotel houses 503 rooms fully equipped with all the modern amenities your heart could desire. The hotel also offers amazing views of the Hong Kong skyline and Victoria Harbor. It has made its mark as an …
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Regent Shanghai  
Pudong
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For amazing views of the Shanghai skyline, in the heart of Shanghai’s Lujiazui financial district, sits the 5-Star Regent Shanghai Pudong. You can easily walk to iconic places like the Shanghai World Financial Centre, the IFC Mall, and the Oriental Pearl TV Tower from the hotel. If you are interested …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper   Spa
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
Grand Hyatt  
Shanghai
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Located in the Pudong area of Shanghai, this 548-room hotel occupies floors 53 to 87 of the 88-story Jin Mao Tower. The hotel was the highest in the world until the Park Hyatt opened in the neighboring Shanghai World Financial Center. Each guest room offers spectacular views with floor-to-ceiling windows …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper
Location: Shanghai  China  East Asia
Sheraton Huzhou  
Hot Spring Resort
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Located in China’s “City of Silk,” Sheraton Huzhou is located south of Lake Taihu in the northern part of Zhejiang Province. Dating back more than 2,300 years, Huzhou is also the birthplace of tea culture. Huzhou is known for its numerous historical sites, many of which are still very well …
Accommodation types: Luxury   Skyscraper   Spa
Location: Huzhou  China  East Asia
Michelangelo  
Towers
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A South African icon towering 470 feet above the Sandton skyline, the Michelangelo Towers offers panoramic views of the Magaliesberg, the Johannesburg Central Business District (CBD), and the Sandton cityscape. The Michelangelo Towers are located in the heart of the Richest Square Mile in South Africa. Guests will find a …
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