1. The ONLY 7 Star Hotel in the world..... This hotel is in Dubai which is in the United Arab Emirates, near Saudi Arabia....5 Its $75 U.S. just to get in the gate to look at this place!!!!5 it took 18 months to build, and had the top 5 architects in Europe to design it.5 the cost of it, is estimated at over 80 million U.S.5 the hotel opened this june 2003 for tourists.5 take a good look at the design & detail, its unbelievable !!!5 wow imagine what the rates are.