Aside from its unique attractions, rich heritage and secure environment, Dubai is best known for its ultra-luxurious lifestyle. The emirate is home to properties that are unparalleled in their design, amenities and location.
If you’ve ever been curious about the cost of these elegant homes, Bayut can give you a glimpse into the most expensive houses in Dubai for sale, as per our current listings. So, sit back and take a look at these magnificent properties for sale in Dubai, which boast staggering price tags and awe-inspiring features!
MOST EXPENSIVE HOUSES IN DUBAI
The priciest residences in Dubai are the epitome of luxury and opulence, with stunning interiors, jaw-dropping views and state-of-the-art facilities. Here is a list of some of the most expensive homes for sale in Dubai.
A LUXURIOUS MANSION ON FROND H OF PALM JUMEIRAH FOR AED 250 MILLION
Our list of the most expensive houses in Dubai starts with one of the emirate’s most iconic landmarks. Imagine living on the glamorous Palm Jumeirah, enjoying the cool ocean breeze, glorious sunsets with easy access to popular tourist attractions!
Located on the fronds of the Palm, this beautifully-built villa lets you experience the quintessence of luxury living! It is spread over 35,000 sq. ft. and features ten custom-designed rooms, along with an infinity pool, gym, sauna and Turkish bath. There are also service quarters and a basement with a capacity for more than ten cars at this 10-bedroom mansion in Palm Jumeirah.
Aside from being located close to Atlantis Hotel and other five-star resorts, this stunning abode also offers access to some of the best restaurants in Palm Jumeirah. The mansion lies within walking distance of the trendy waterfront destination of The Pointe, with the leisure hubs of Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), just a short drive away.
Those keen to invest in one of Dubai’s most famous residential developments can also consider other villas for sale in Palm Jumeirah, with a much lower starting price of AED 6.3M.
MAGNIFICENT READY 7-BEDROOM VILLA IN JUMEIRAH FOR AED 199.9M
The lush and evergreen community of Jumeirah has long been amongst the most expensive residential areas in Dubai. Those in search of Dubai’s swankiest villas will be in awe of this 7-bedroom villa in Jumeirah Bay Islands in Jumeirah, which will cost buyers a whopping AED 199.9M!
Sprawling across a massive area of 30,000 sq. ft, this magnificent, fully furnished property offers contemporary architecture, interiors of the highest standard and an enviable lifestyle. The beachfront villa comes with ultra-high ceilings, custom cast seamless flooring, floor-to-ceiling windows, underground parking, garden, pool and access to the beach.
While this villa costs AED 199.9M, there are various other options for those who want to live in Jumeirah. According to Bayut’s current listings, the prices to invest in Jumeirah villas start from a more modest AED 3.5M.
ULTRA-MODERN, 7-BED HOUSE IN JUMEIRAH FOR AED 189.9M
The third most expensive in Dubai also lies in Jumeirah Bay Island. This exquisitely-designed, contemporary 7-bed villa in Jumeirah Bay Island is fully-furnished. It features custom casted flooring, floor-to-ceiling glass doors, garden, pool, underground parking and basement.
However, the most noteworthy feature of this house is a grand master suite, smart home system and a grand staircase. The villa is spread over 21,000 sq. ft, costing AED 189.9M.
MOST EXPENSIVE APARTMENTS IN DUBAI
While Dubai certainly has some ultra-luxurious villas, buyers will also be spoilt for choice when it comes to the most expensive apartments for sale in Dubai. Take a look at some of the city’s most extravagant flats that come with a price tag to match!
5-BEDROOM APARTMENT IN THE CRESCENT, PALM JUMEIRAH FOR AED 180M
Bayut’s current listings reveal that the most expensive apartment in Dubai is located in Palm Jumeirah, one of the most exciting neighbourhoods in the city. Nestled in The Crescent, this resort-style apartment offers spectacular views of the city skyline!
Comprising of two to five-bed apartments, this 25,206 sq. ft. luxury apartment in The Royal Atlantis Resort & Residences offers an unparalleled lifestyle for the lucky owners. It features a gym, spa, sauna, indoor and outdoor pools with access to 17 celebrity restaurants.
If you want a taste of life in Palm Jumeirah without paying a fortune, there are plenty of stylish residences that you can buy at a price lower than AED 180M. According to Bayut’s current listings, residents can live in a chic apartment for sale in Business Bay for a starting price of AED 822k.
6-BEDROOM APARTMENT IN JUMEIRAH 2 FOR AED 86.2M
Jumeirah is a buyer’s hotspot, so it’s no wonder that one of Dubai’s priciest apartments is in the neighbourhood. This uber-luxurious apartment is located in the Mr C Residences in Jumeirah 2.
The lucky owners of this open floor, 6-bedroom apartment in Jumeirah will experience an indulgent lifestyle. The beautiful apartment comes with floor-to-ceiling windows, private outdoor terraces with plunge pools, a roof garden, fire pit and a summer kitchen with Italian cabinetry. Additionally, there are smart home devices, a digital key, parking entry, and more.
Spread over 11,328 sq. ft., it offers unprecedented views of the captivating Dubai skyline and Canal. You can currently buy it for AED 86.2M.
Is that a smidge over your budget? You can still enjoy an opulent waterfront lifestyle with other apartments in Jumeirah that start at around AED 600k.
LUXURY 5-BED APARTMENT IN BUSINESS BAY FOR AED 76M
Imagine living close to Burj Khalifa! This 5-bed apartment in Business Bay can offer you the quintessence of living near the world’s largest building. Comprising of five bedrooms, this duplex apartment in The Residences could be your dream home! It features a kitchen replete with Gaggenau appliances, a maid’s room and beautiful interiors designed by Gilles & Boissier.
For those eyeing this one-of-a-kind 17,700 sqft property, it costs a whopping AED 76M!
MOST EXPENSIVE TOWNHOUSES IN DUBAI
Townhouses are one of the most common residential properties in Dubai and there are some truly luxurious units available in this property type! Check out some of the most expensive townhouses in Dubai:
4-BEDROOM TOWNHOUSE IN PALM JUMEIRAH FOR AED 44.2M
Our first mention of the most expensive townhouses in Dubai is located in the waterfront paradise of Palm Jumeirah.
This bright and airy 4-bedroom townhouse in The Royal Atlantis Resort & Residences, The Crescent, comes with three floors, two landscaped gardens, dining spaces, canopied seating areas and a pool. On the lower ground floor, there are four bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms as well as a family room. There is an open plan living/dining room on the ground floor with a balcony overlooking the Palm.
The price of this 15,500 sq. ft townhouse is AED 44.2M. Buyers who want a slice of the island’s trendy lifestyle at a lower price can look for other options. The cost of townhouses for sale in Palm Jumeirah starts at AED 2.5M, as per Bayut’s current listings.
4-BED TOWNHOUSE IN THE ROYAL ATLANTIS RESORT & RESIDENCES FOR AED 42.5M
The second most expensive townhouse in Dubai also lies in The Royal Atlantis Resort & Residences. Spread over 14,987 sq. ft, this 4-bed townhouse in Palm Jumeirah offers the ultimate beachfront living experience.
The price of this chic and airy 3-bedroom townhouse for sale in Palm Jumeirah is AED 42.5M.
STYLISH 3-BED TOWNHOUSE IN JUMEIRAH 2 FOR AED 34M
Jumeirah 2 also has an ultra-luxurious, fully-furnished townhouse that is bound to impress discerning buyers. Costing AED 34M, this 3-bed townhouse in Jumeirah 2 has spacious, bright rooms and modern amenities.
The house has floor-to-ceiling windows, a private outdoor terrace with a plunge pool, roof garden, fire pit, summer kitchen, smart home solutions and more.
What is the most expensive place to live in Dubai?
As a general rule of thumb, Dubai’s waterfront and centrally-located communities are home to some of the city’s most expensive properties. For those reasons, the most expensive homes in Dubai are usually in Palm Jumeirah, Emirates Hills, Dubai Marina or Downtown Dubai. Some of the golf course facing villas for sale in Dubai Hills Estate are also quite upscale and luxurious.
What is the most expensive house in Dubai?
As per Bayut’s current listings, a 10-bedroom villa in Palm Jumeirah is the most expensive house in Dubai, listed for AED 250M!
That brings an end to our list of the most expensive houses in Dubai. You can also take a look at some of Dubai’s most expensive rental properties, which are located in neighbourhoods such as Emirates Hills, Arabian Ranches, Palm Jumeirah and more.
If you’re debating whether to invest in some of the city’s expensive properties, we recommend reading up on why Dubai is the best place to buy luxury homes. You can also browse some of the luxury apartments in Dubai for sale or take a look at high-end villas in Dubai on Bayut. Similarly, you can also look at luxurious villas with private pools in Dubai.
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Disclaimer: This list of most expensive properties and the prices mentioned are accurate as of the date of publishing this article, 6th January 2022.