Take a sneek peek inside some of Dubai’s most exclusive properties…

Often described as a ‘millionaire’s playground’, Dubai has no shortage of flash cars and incredible properties that some of us can only dream of owning. Dare to dream? We’ve searched high and low for the most expensive homes for sale on the Dubai property market right now – so you can live vicariously even if just for a moment.

Whether it’s a seven bedroom mega-mansion on the fronds of the Palm (celebrities such as the Beckham’s and Tom Cruise are rumoured to have homes there) or the most lavish of penthouse suites, here’s a sneak peek at some of Dubai’s most wow-worthy properties…

Palm Jumeirah: Dhs200,000,000

Smashing our previous list topper out of the park at Dhs200 million, this property is actually referred to as ‘Palm Jumeirah Beachfront Palace‘. Enough said really, but we know you want to know more. If you’ve got the cash lying around, this palatial property comes with a huge cinema room, a gym, spa, indoor and outdoor pool and vast entertaining space perfect for the most lavish of parties. We’re daydreaming already…

Dubai Marina: Dhs135,000,000

Villa-shmilla. Who needs one when you could be king of the skies in this 38,000 square foot Dubai Marina Penthouse? It has 360 degree panoramic views spanning across Downtown Dubai, the city’s many golf courses, the coastline of Jumeirah Beach, the Palm Jumeirah and World Islands. Complete with six bedrooms, a private pool, gym and library, you’ll also have your very own private adjoining nightclub. Fancy.

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Palm Jumeirah: Dhs130,000,000

If you’ve got Dhs130million to spare, snapping up Villa Aurum on the Palm Jumeirah would make you part of the exclusive M.State set, made up of just five luxury villas. Set across 1,342.50 square metres, the property boasts six bedrooms, a cinema, gym, spa and numerous family and entertainment rooms, so you’ll have leisure at your fingertips. The back of the villa features huge floor-to-ceiling windows across three levels, where you can stand and take in the views of your own private beach and across the crystal blue waters surrounding the Palm Jumeirah.

Emirates Hills: Dhs125,000,000

If you’re looking for a villa that boasts character, why not check out this French-Moroccan inspired structure? The design is opulent with gilded fixtures and luxe furnishings making it look like an Arabian palace, with some beautiful outdoor seating on the terrace. With 8 bedrooms to accommodate all your guests, you’ll also get a 16-seat dining table, sat under elaborate chandeliers, a deep red velvet-lined cinema, a grand entrance hall and an infinity pool with prime views over the Emirates golf course and beyond.

Dubai Hills: Dhs120,000,000

This luxurious Mediterranean-style villa in the Dubai Hills Estate is the the crème de la crème of Dubai’s real estate market. The plot size sprawls over 37,000 square feet, with six bedrooms, a private elevator, golf course, steamroom, sauna, gym, games room and BBQ. No less than we would expect for Dhs120,000,000.

Emirates Hills: Dhs98,000,000

For the most avid of golf fans, a cool Dhs98 million could get you sprawling views of the Address Montgomerie golf course and Marina skyline straight from your bedroom window. This luxury villa has got a private pool, six bedrooms, incredible living area and a private terrace. You wouldn’t need to worry about space for your guest’s vehicles either, as this property has a handy underground garage that can hold up to six motors.

Palm Jumeirah: Dhs96,919,110

One of only two sea-front villas on the property, this luxurious villa is found on the West Crescent in the grounds of the Emerald Palace Kempinski hotel. If you have visited the regal hotel, you will have an idea of the way that this place is kitted out with ornate finishings and over-the-top elegance. The villa is fully serviced, and comes complete with a treatment room with Japanese bath, hammam and more. Lush.

Palm Jumeirah: Dhs95,420,000

With unparalleled views of the entire Dubai skyline twinkling away at night, this seven bedroom, water-front villa on The Palm with its own pool and private beach has seriously got the wow-factor. The inside is just as jaw-dropping; ornately decorated and lavishly spacious with a grand staircase and a huge jacuzzi bath in the master bedroom.

Palm Jumeirah: Dhs93,330,000

Do your real estate dreams live further up in the sky? Well this Sky Mansion Penthouse, spread over three floors, should do the trick. With five bedrooms, show kitchen and preparation kitchen, luxurious rooftop garden and a landscaped terrace, you could chill in the infinity pool whilst taking in incredible views of the sea, city and Burj Al Arab. Inside, you’ll enjoy 360 degree panoramic views from the floor to ceiling windows.

Palm Jumeirah: Dhs91,500,00

This mega-mansion is on one of the most exclusive strips of Palm Jumeirah, with One&Only The Palm and the luxurious Jumeirah Zabeel Saray among your neighbours. This 20,000 square foot property has six bedrooms, full sea and palm views, and a spacious outdoor area perfect for entertaining.

District One: Dhs86,085,780

Get a lot of visitors? This eight-bedroom mansion in Downtown’s new District One development might be the one for you. It’s water-facing with lake views and also comes with a pool, a home theatre with massage chairs – no less, a gym and a sauna. You’ll even have room for all the cars, with a covered garage parking area being roomy enough for six cars.

Palm Jumeirah: Dhs84,999,999

This beach-front villa on Frond F would give you spectacular views of the Burj Al Arab and Dubai skyline, and the open plan interior is seriously impressive – even down to the hallways. With five large ensuite bedrooms with walk-in closets, you’d have no problem accommodating your guests. The pièce de résistance, however, has to be the third-floor – it houses a games room, gym, sauna and jacuzzi.

JLT: Dhs80,000,000

If your taste is a little more on the vibrant and zany side, this eclectic duplex penthouse in Jumeirah Lake Towers might just be what you’re looking for. Its got six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, a private jacuzzi, sauna gym and games room, along with 18 parking spaces to accommodate your guests (or all your vehicles if you’re a collector).

Emirates Hills: Dhs74,950,000

With this eight-bedroom, Dhs74,950,000 villa, you wouldn’t even have to leave your front porch if you’re looking for entertainment. Wile away your days in the private cinema, working out at the gym or chilling in your private jacuzzi, steam room or sauna.


Palm Jumeirah: Dhs68,000,000

Named Fendi mansion villa, this stunning villa with its striking architecture would impress even the coolest of guests. Plus it’s been fully furnished by, you guessed it, Fendi. Located on the beachfront with awesome views of Atlantis The Palm, it comes complete with an infinity pool and cinema room. In the master bedroom, besides its own gym and massive walk-in closet, you could also splash around in your own indoor pool – yes, actually in the master bedroom!

Palm Jumeirah: Dhs63,791,829

If you’re looking for a life of gilded luxury with a lesser price tag than its Dhs96,919,110 counterpart (see above), look no further than this serviced beachfront villa in Palm Jumeirah Kempinski. A steal at Dhs63,791,829, your money will get you 4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, an infinity pool, private elevator and three balconies. If you want to use the jacuzzi, steam room, sauna or gym, you might run into your neighbours as these are communal.


Palm Jumeirah: Dhs58,560,000

Given the fact that this plot is on somewhere named ’22 Carat Mansion Villas’ on the Palm Jumeirah, you can already imagine it’s pretty swanky. With seven bedrooms, lavish furnishings and a stunning outdoor area that looks over your pool, we reckon we could be pretty happy here.

Bulgari Residences: Dhs50,000,000

With a designer name, you’d expect the price tag of this property to be up there with the most expensive in Dubai. This swanky villa in Jumeirah boasts full skyline, sea and Burj Khalifa views along with 6 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms and six walk in closets. There’s also a communal jacuzzi, steam room, sauna and gym to take full advantage of too.


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