Perched 210 metres above ground, the Palm Tower infinity pool will be one of the highest in the world
Master developer Nakheel has started work on the rooftop infinity swimming pool at The Palm Tower, its 52-storey, luxury hotel and residential complex at the heart of Palm Jumeirah in Dubai.
Perched 210 metres above ground and covering 775 square metres, the infinity pool – one of the highest in the world – borders all four sides of the building.
The pool – which will hold 930,000 litres of water – is on the 50th floor of The Palm Tower. Above the pool will be a podium housing a 51st level speciality restaurant and a 52nd storey public viewing deck, 240 metres high. Construction of the rooftop dining viewing deck complex will begin soon.
Located at the heart of Palm Jumeirah, The Palm Tower comprises a 289-room St Regis hotel, 432 luxury residences and a number of dining and leisure facilities. The hotel occupies the first 18 floors, with fully-furnished studios and one, two and three bedroom apartments on the upper floors.
Fit out of the St Regis – due to open later this year – has already begun, Nakheel said.
The Palm Tower is directly connected to the under-construction Nakheel Mall which is due for completion this year.