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  • Best Hotel Tower: Burj Al Arab. Designed to resemble the billowing sail of an Arabian dhow, the iconic Burj Al Arab extends 321m (1,053 ft.) to the sky.
  • Best Skyscraper: Burj Khalifa. The world's tallest building, Burj Khalifa dominates the skyline at over 800m (2,625 ft.) with its thin silver steel structure that you can see for miles. You can enjoy the views from the observatory on the 124th floor.
  • Best Man-Made Island: The Palm Jumeirah. This artificial island shaped like a palm tree sits off the coast of Dubai and houses the Atlantis resort, along with other soon-to-be open hotels, restaurants, and entertainment options.
  • Best Traditional House: Heritage House. Like other structures of its time, this 1890 Arabian home was made with coral and gypsum and has a central courtyard surrounded by rooms, some of which face the sea.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.