247 metres (810 ft) Al Fattan Tower 245 metres (804 ft) Oasis Beach Tower 245. 4 23 Marina 392.8 metres (1,289 ft) It was the world's tallest all-residential building until the completion of the nearby Princess Tower. 1 Contents Tallest building edit This list ranks completed and topped out Dubai skyscrapers that stand at least 200 metres (656 ft) tall, based on standard height measurement. Marina 101, which also stands as the world's second tallest residential skyscraper. As of 2012, 363 new skyscrapers are under construction in Dubai; additionally, there are over 640 active high-rise developments that have been proposed for construction in the city. 54 The Tower 243 metres (797 ft) Sama Tower 240 metres (790 ft) Churchill Residency 235 metres (771 ft) The Buildings by Daman * 235 metres (771 ft) Park Place 234 metres (768 ft) Mag 218 Tower 232 metres (761 ft) Al Tayer Tower. Dubai World Trade Centre in 1979, which is usually regarded as the first high-rise in the city. Tallest hotels in Dubai. 2 Marina 101 425 metres (1,394 ft) Completed in 2017, it is the 2nd-tallest residential building in the world, after 432 Park Avenue. 15 Al Yaqoub Tower 328 metres (1,076 ft) Inspired by the Clock tower of the Wesminister Palace in London. 6, as of 2012, the skyline of Dubai is ranked sixth in the world with 248 buildings rising at least 100 metres (330 ft) in height. 210 This is a list of the buildings that once were the tallest in Dubai. 61 The Bay Gate * 221 metres (725 ft) Angsana Hotel Tower 221 metres (725 ft) Angsana Suites Tower 221 metres (725 ft) Trident Grand Residence 220 metres (720 ft) Al Bateen Tower 220 metres (720 ft) Jumeirah Bay 2 218 metres (715 ft) Jumeirah. 12 The Torch 352 metres (1,155 ft) The Torch tower became the tallest residential building in the world in 2011. Skyline of Dubai before sunset, dubai, the largest city in the. 9 JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Tower 1 355 metres (1,165 ft) Second tallest hotel in the world after Gevora Hotel.