Ciel in Dubai Marina

Reaching a remarkable height of 365 metres, Ciel in Dubai Marina is a stunning development that will set a new global benchmark as the world’s tallest hotel upon completion. The architectural masterpiece is the latest landmark addition to the Marina district’s world-famous skyline, and The First Group’s largest and most luxurious project to date.

Designed by award-winning London-based architect NORR Group, Ciel features a striking design, contemporary interiors and a remarkable glass observation deck, which will offer incredible 360-degree vistas across Dubai Marina, the Palm Jumeirah and the Arabian Gulf.

Ciel received awards for Best International Hotel Architecture, Best Hotel Architecture Arabia and Best High-rise Architecture Arabia, at 2019 International Property Awards.



World’s tallest hotel in the world's largest man-made marina


Providing incredible views of the Arabian Gulf and Palm Jumeirah


An architectural masterpiece in the heart of Dubai Marina

Latest Ciel News

Ciel ‘a showcase of...

Ciel, The First Group’s landmark development in Dubai Marina which will be the world’s tallest hotel upon completion, will set a new benchmark for sustainable design

Apr 25, 2022 10:48
Ciel, the world’s tallest...

Leading UAE-based, integrated property developer The First Group has confirmed that Ciel, the world’s tallest hotel and the firm’s largest and most ambitious...

Apr 05, 2023 16:31
Press Release
Ciel by The First Group on...

365-metre Skyscraper Nears Completion as Superstructure Reaches 99% and MEP Work 80%

Mar 21, 2023 11:23


View the latest promotional video for this iconic project.


Rooftop Deck

A 365-metre high viewing platform will provide unparalleled views


Fully-equipped spa with treatment rooms

Swimming pool

Stunning rooftop swimming pool and sundeck

24-hour Reception

24/7 reception and concierge services

Business Lounge

Modern, high-tech facilities for business guests

World-class Dining Facilities

A fine selection of restaurants, cafes and bars

Travel Concierge

Tour and leisure activity booking services

Valet Parking

Complimentary valet parking service

Laundry service

24/7 laundry service


Fully-equipped fitness centre

Progress Updates

April 2024 - May 2024 Updates:

MEP work throughout the building is 95% complete.

The installation of the building’s external curtain wall is 99% complete.

The installation of the conveying system is 97% complete.

Installation of the guestroom shower glass is complete.

Guestroom door installations are complete.

The lift lobby glass partition and floor finishes are 98% complete.

The landscaping, fountain area, and swimming pool are 70% complete.

The First Group’s project team is finalising the appointment of the building façade lighting specialist.

DCD has approved the breaching inlet inspection, and a certificate was issued.

DEWA team is conducting workshops to complete the HV cable pulling and substation energising.

The RTA consultant obtained the NOC for the external paving design, and the specialist subcontractor applied for the construction NOC.

The First Group’s interior design team is conducting workshops with the F&B team and kitchen consultant to develop the design for the all-day dining area at levels 13 and 14.

The First Group’s interior design team is working on the detailed designs for the main lobby, prayer room, and public bathroom at levels 01, 11, and 76.

The First Group’s interior design team is working on the detailed designs for the typical guest corridor and lift lobby.


As one of Dubai’s most popular tourist precincts, Dubai Marina’s hotel sector ranks among the emirate’s best-performing markets, making it a prime target for savvy owners.


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