The JW Marriott Marquis Dubai is scheduled to be built in 2012 and aims to dazzle guests. The hotel will be the tallest in the world, standing at 335 meters (1,164 feet), only 26 meters (85 feet) shorter than the Empire State building in New York City. The first phase of the hotel’s inauguration will see the opening of 807 rooms as well as a slew of upscale restaurants and lounges. The hotel will also feature 54,895 square feet (5,100 square meters) of event space, including two ballrooms and 24 meeting rooms. There will be up to nine restaurants and five lounges, as well as entertainment venues to offer guests a luxurious stay.