Armed with luscious amenities, hotel-style services and in some cases, a private pool, these penthouses in Dubai are the most expensive in the city.
1. Top Floor Volante Penthouse, Aed 183.6 Million
Topping the list is this top-floor Volante penthouse that is a design dream. Spread over four levels, the top two levels have a fantastic terrace, with its own private lap pool, al fresco dining, and a seating area with firepit. Designed in a modern style, the home has high ceilings to emphasize the gorgeous views of the Downtown Dubai skyline. This trophy home features crosscut Navona travertine marble walls, and Silver Romano Classico Travertine marble flooring. The 8-meter-high single-panel glazed doors, grand staircase, and integrated smart home automation system add to its allure. The penthouse also features a show kitchen and a wet kitchen, both with Bulthaup units and Miele appliances. Additional unique amenities include a 10-seater cinema, a private lift servicing all three levels, underground parking, an en-suite maid's room, a private study, and a luxurious master bedroom with a roomy master bathroom and dual dressing rooms.
2. Triplex Penthouse At Raffles The Palm, Aed 153.1 Million
Hosting six bedrooms, this triplex penthouse at Raffles The Palm has received a contemporary makeover by the architects at YODEZEEN. The home is furnished with top-of-the-line brands such as Minotti, B&B Italia, Giorgetti, Cattelan Italia, Turri, Poltrona Frau, Visionnaire, Yael Golden Berg, Opera Contemporary, Casa Milano, and Henge. Using neutral colour palettes, there is 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.
This contemporary and luxurious designer residence can be accessed via two dedicated private elevators from the lobby. One of its most striking features is the third-floor circular rooftop terrace, spanning 140 square metres, with lavish landscaping, a bar, lounge area, and alfresco dining space spread over two other floor terraces, providing a generous 900m2 of space perfect for hosting social gatherings and events with loved ones. Descending the grand spiral staircase to the second floor, is another private terrace, offering panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf, a private swimming pool with sunbeds, and a lobby with a seating area and three well-sized bedrooms, each with its own en-suite bathrooms. The spiral staircase continues down to the ground floor, where an impressive entrance foyer with lift lobby access leads to several lifestyle spaces, including a guest powder room, an open-plan living room with a dining area, wine storage, and a gourmet show kitchen. This level also features a wet kitchen, a laundry room, an en-suite maid's room, an informal family room, an opulent outdoor front terrace with a dining table, two en-suite bedrooms with walk-in wardrobes, and a master bedroom suite with dual walk-in wardrobes, a sitting room, an en-suite master bathroom, and an additional large private terrace with a Jacuzzi and sunbathing area.
3. 5 Bedroom Penthouse At Raffles The Palm, Aed 75.6 Million
This extraordinary waterfront penthouse at Raffles The Palm boasts five bedrooms and an impressive 790 square feet private terrace that connects several of the bedrooms and the main outdoor terrace. The outdoor space spans the entire length of the apartment, featuring several sunbathing areas, a private swimming pool, and an al fresco setting perfect for hosting private events and social gatherings. The expansive open-plan living room and dining areas are flooded with natural daylight and overlook most of the terrace; it includes a magnificent show kitchen, creating a social space for large and small gatherings. More intimate spaces offer contrast and include a private study room, entrance lobby, guest powder room, en-suite maid's room, laundry room, four en-suite bedrooms with balcony access, and an impressive master bedroom suite with a large walk-in wardrobe, and an en-suite master bathroom.
4. Dorchester Collection Duplex Penthouse, Aed 75 Million
Serviced by Dorchestor Collection, this penthouse in Business Bay is situated on a high floor. Boasting bespoke Gilles & Boissier interiors and expansive double-height ceilings, this penthouse is as grand as its surroundings. The marble entry foyer, oak flooring, smart home automation system, and chic floor-to-ceiling windows that frame exceptional views of the Downtown Dubai skyline and Dubai Canal add to its luxurious finish. In addition to the spacious living areas, the penthouse features two Italian-branded kitchens, one for show and one for preparation, complete with Sub Zero and Gaggenau appliances.
5. Dubai Marina Penthouse, Aed 74.9 Million
With its integrated smart home automation system, contemporary cabinetry, custom-designed state-of-the-art European appliances, and natural wood flooring, this penthouse in Dubai Marina is a true modern masterpiece. Its lower level features a study, bar, formal dining room, formal living room, and show kitchen, along with a grease kitchen, gym, cinema, family living room, maid's room, and three en-suite bedrooms with balconies. The penthouse also boasts a huge outdoor terrace, and an infinity swimming pool for relaxation and entertainment. On the upper floor, you'll find a stunning master bedroom suite with a walk-in wardrobe, an outdoor entertainment terrace with a bar, dining area, lounge, and kitchen, a games area, a second master suite, and a private art gallery.