Fattan 463 metres (1,519 ft) 97 Considered to be a stale proposal 195. 15 Al Yaqoub Tower 328 metres (1,076 ft) Inspired by the Clock tower of the Wesminister Palace in London. 210 This is a list of the buildings that once were the tallest in Dubai. Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the world Rank Name Image Height m (ft) Floors Year Reference(s) Notes 1 Burj Khalifa 828 metres (2,717 ft) 163(spire total floor211/f) This building was completed in 2010, becoming the tallest building in the world. The tallest building in Dubai is the. 169 Alpha Towers 545 metres (1,788 ft) The Jumeirah Business Bay 489 metres (1,604 ft) 100 SRG Tower 471 metres (1,545 ft) Vida Residence Dubai Marina The Address Jumeirah Resort Spa New Dubai Skyline Tower 400 metres (1,300 ft) 130 SZR Tower 385 metres. Dubai Marina neighborhood and the, business Bay district. 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. Name Height* ft (m) Floors Year* (est.) Notes Dubai City Tower 2,400 metres (7,900 ft) Also Known as Dubai Vertical City 192 Dubai City Tower will be the tallest tower ever built by man when completed. 3 Princess Tower 414 metres (1,358 ft) Former tallest residential building in the world. 16 The Index 326 metres (1,070 ft) Burj Al Arab 321 metres (1,053 ft) Tallest building in the world used exclusively as a hotel since its completion. Burj Khalifa, which rises 828 metres (2,717 ft) and contains 161 floors. The "Year" column indicates the year in which a building was completed. 12 The Torch 352 metres (1,155 ft) The Torch tower became the tallest residential building in the world in 2011. Dubai Creek Harbour edit Other districts edit Name Height m (ft) Floors Year* Notes Entisar Tower 570 metres (1,870 ft) Burj Jumeirah 550 metres (1,800 ft) Marina 106 445 metres (1,460 ft) La Maison by HDS 387.5 metres (1,271 ft) Under Construction. Timeline of tallest buildings edit Al Fahidi Fort is the oldest building in Dubai and was the tallest for 179 years.