African can boost of some very stylish and luxurious buildings that could match up to extravagant edifices around the world. These artefacts bring in a lot of people to Africa as well as investments.
These buildings span from state-of-the-art libraries to lavishing hotels all over the continent.
Here is a list of the top 7 most costly buildings in Africa.
7) Hilton Durban – $61 MillionHilton Durban is a major landmark near the international convention center in Durban, South Africa.
6) Michelangelo Towers – $64 Million
Located in Sandton, South Africa, this luxurious hotel has hosted stars like Lady Gaga, Oprah Winfrey and Justin Bieber.
5) The Pearls of Umhlanga – $138 MillionThe Pearls of Umhlanga gives you a spectacular coastline experience while cruising in its 31-floor luxury apartments and Dubai-like penthouses. It is located in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
4) Portside Tower – $138 Million
This is the tallest building in South Africa owned by Old Mutual and FirstRand Bank.
3) Corinthia Hotel Tripoli – $152 Million
This skyscraper is a 5-star hotel situated in Tripoli, Libya, the Corinthia Hotel Tripoli (Corinthia Bab Africa Hotel) and is located in the heart of the city, close to the central business district.
2)AU Conference Center and Office Complex – $200 Million
The tallest building in Addis Ababa,Ethiopia. This is the headquarters of the African Uion.
1) Bibliotheca Alexandrina – $220 Million
The most expensive building in African is a library that houses over 8million books. It is situated in Alexandria in Egypt.