The most expensive homes in Dubai in 2023

Most expensive properties in Dubai 2023

Followed by a year of record-breaking transactions, here are the most expensive homes in Dubai at the moment.

Words by Aneesha Rai in Portfolio · Jan 17th, 2023

After an exciting year in luxury real estate with some properties selling well above AED 100 million, here are the top 10 most expensive properties in Dubai waiting to be snapped up. These luxury homes in Dubai are worth having a look at.

1. One&Only Triplex penthouse, AED 200 million

  • Palm Jumeirah Ready

    Garden Homes AED 1,350,000 per year
    • Villa
    • 4 beds
    • 7,072 sq. ft.

At AED 200 million, this One&Only penthouse is the most expensive property in Dubai on the market at the moment. It is only one of nine penthouses available in the development and spans a remarkable 40,144 sq ft. The future owner of this property will not only enjoy the five-star services at the property, but they will also become members of the One&Only's global concierge service.

2. Emirates Hills Villa, Aed 190 Million

  • Palm Jumeirah Ready

    Garden Homes AED 1,300,000 per year
    • Villa
    • 4 beds
    • 6,699 sq. ft.

This jaw-dropping villa in Emirates Hills has a very palatial feel, spanning over 30,000 sq ft of built-up area. The entrance is impressive, with a cascading Preciosa chandelier of butterflies and 500 hand-blown glass spheres hanging atop a 50-year-old Bonsai tree. Designed by Miami-based architects, Kobi Karp, the villa has a strong classical design language in terms of architecture, juxtaposed with playful pop-pieces in its interiors. Handcrafted wooden doors, Swiss wooden flooring, custom-made carpeting, Icon wallpapers, Hunter Douglas blinds, Armani Grey, Emperador Black and Calacata Greek marble feature along with a stat-of-the-art automation system from Lutron. 

3. Volante Penthouse, Business Bay, Aed 183 Million

  • Palm Jumeirah Ready

    Signature Villas AED 2,000,000 per year
    • Villa
    • 6 beds
    • 7,000 sq. ft.

Featuring as our most loved listing in 2022, this Volante penthouse is truly one-of-a-kind, with its impeccable views of Burj Khalifa and Downtown Dubai, high ceilings, crosscut Navona travertine marble walls, Silver Romano Classico Travertine marble flooring, 8-meter-high single panel glazed doors, a grand staircase, and an integrated smart home automation system. Both the show kitchen and the wet kitchen feature Bulthaup units and Miele appliances. The other unique features of the penthouse include a 10-seater cinema, a private lift to all three levels, underground parking, an en-suite maid’s room, a private study, and an expansive and opulent master bedroom with a spacious master bathroom and dual dressing rooms.

4. Raffles The Palm Penthouse, Aed 153.1 Million

  • Dubai Harbour Ready

    Emaar Beachfront AED 300,000 per year
    • Apartment
    • 2 beds
    • 1,231 sq. ft.

Forming part of Raffles The Palm Dubai, this penthouse takes a turn from the classical architecture and takes on a completely contemporary finish in contrast. Crafted by architects at YODEZEEN, within eight to ten months of purchase, your penthouse will receive a makeover bearing brand new iconic furniture from the world's best-known luxury Italian furniture brands such as Minotti, B&B Italia, Giorgetti, Catelan Italia, Turri, Poltrona Frau, Visionnaire, Yael Golden Berg, Opera Contemporary, Casa Milano, Henge and others. The pieces will be complemented by neutral colour palettes, a blend of rich finishings, from marble to stone to parquet, and well-designed lighting by specialists including Frederik Molenschot, CTO, Preciosa, Markus Haase Studio, Roll and Hill, Gabriel Scoot, Christopher Boots, Bocci, and Santa & Cole.

5. Signature Villa, Palm Jumeirah, Aed 140 Million

  • Palm Jumeirah Ready

    Kingdom Of Sheba AED 9,500,000
    • Apartment
    • 4 beds
    • 3,361 sq. ft.

This palatial Signature villa on the Palm has 10 bedrooms and hosts an open-plan layout. The home is filled with stunning art installations, state-of-the-art features, and designer furniture and fittings from brands like Hermes, Fendi, Bentley, and Versace. Within the home there are plenty of bespoke elements such as a private indoor elevator, a nine-seater cinema, a Technogym-equipped gym, an office and conference room, and separate staff quarters. Outdoors, you have a 17-meter-long swimming pool and an outdoor sunken seating area. The villa also has a rooftop deck entertainment area with a jacuzzi. Views include those of the new Atlantis The Royal Resorts & Residences, Burj Al Arab, and Burj Khalifa.

6. Umm Suqeim Villa, Aed 120 Million

  • Jumeirah Lake Towers Off-plan

    Upper House AED 4,350,000
    • Apartment
    • 3 beds
    • 1,823 sq. ft.

This fully furnished villa in Jumeirah, Dubai boasts top brand furnishings from Minotti, Baxter, Flexform, Ligne Roset, Poliform, and Molteni. The lighting and chandeliers are from Brokis, Bespoke and Penta, while the sanitary accessories and fittings are from Bagno Design, Gessi, Bossini Paloma and Aquaeco. The mansion also features a smart home automation system and a home cinema. With a plot size of 18,000 sq. ft., the mansion offers three gourmet kitchens with Gaggenau appliances, six en-suite bedrooms, basement parking for seven cars, a private spa and gym, and a rooftop lounge with beautiful views. The outdoor area includes a large garden with a private swimming pool.

7. One&Only penthouse, AED 105.9 million

  • Dubai Hills Off-plan

    Ellington House AED 3,925,000
    • Apartment
    • 3 beds
    • 1,739 sq. ft.

Another one of the newly launched penthouses at One&Only Za'abeel, this luxurious five-bedroom duplex penthouse apartment spans two levels and offers stunning views of the Dubai Frame, Arabian Gulf, and Downtown Dubai skyline from private outdoor terraces and throughout the penthouse, including the open-plan living room, dining area, and master bedroom. The property is in shell and core condition, allowing buyers to personalize the finished design.

8. One&Only penthouse, AED 100.6 million

  • Dubai Hills Ready

    Golf Place AED 16,500,000
    • Villa
    • 4 beds
    • 5,400 sq. ft.

This luxurious five-bedroom duplex penthouse apartment spans two levels and offers stunning views of the Dubai Frame, Arabian Gulf, and Downtown Dubai skyline from private outdoor terraces and throughout the penthouse, including the open-plan living room, dining area, and master bedroom. The property is in shell and core condition, allowing buyers to personalize the finished design.

9. Signature Villa On The Palm, Aed 100 Million

  • Tilal Al Ghaf Off-plan

    Alaya AED 14,995,000
    • Villa
    • 5 beds
    • 8,181 sq. ft.

This Signature villa on the Palm boasts 10.5 meter high ceilings, grand entrance doors, a sleek color scheme, glass paneling, and travertine marble accents. The open-plan living area features a dining space and a show kitchen, as well as an additional industrial kitchen, a dumb waiter lift, and pantries on every floor. The villa has nine bedrooms and lavish spa-like bathrooms with rain showers, mood lighting, and Geberit appliances. There's also enough space for a cinema and gym, covered parking, a private elevator to access all floors, and a huge rooftop terrace perfect for entertaining. The villa also comes with a fully landscaped garden that includes a private pool and offers stunning views of the Atlantis.

10. Signature Villa, Aed 92 Million

  • Palm Jumeirah Off-plan

    Palm Beach Towers AED 3,700,000
    • Apartment
    • 1 beds
    • 1,169 sq. ft.

This elegant villa, spanning 15,000 square feet, is thoughtfully divided to provide ample living space for all areas of the home. The formal living area can be accessed through a grand double-height ceiling foyer, leading to the dining and family rooms on the ground floor. The bedrooms, all en-suite, are located on both floors and offer beautiful views of the ocean and mainland Dubai. Passing through the main living room, you will find a lush backyard with a private infinity swimming pool that offers direct beach views. 

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