On March 18th, 2010, Dubai will see the opening of the first Armani hotel. It is exclusively housed within the Buj Dubai tower, the world’s tallest building. It will be the first of a series of hotels, resorts and residences designed by Giorgio Armani.

Armani Hotels and Resorts was established in 2005 between Armani and Emaar Properties with the objective to create an exclusive collection of hotels, resorts and residences in the world’s most important cities. They plan to open at least ten hotels in the next decade.