The Best Of Dubai: Burj Al Arab
In recent years Dubai has become a major player in the tourism industry. One of the most impressive hotel in Dubai is Burj Al Arab, a luxury hotel opened in December 1999. Shaped like the sail of a ship stands it is stand on an artificial island connected to the mainland by a bridge. Marketed like a “the world’s only 7-Star hotel”, of Burj Al Arab is more than just a stunning hotel, it become a symbol of modern Dubai.
Not only Burj Al Arab design is stunning, the services are also impressive. Burj Al Arab suite-only accommodation offers discreet check-in within rooms, a private reception on every floor and a host of personal butlers, each a warm messenger of their unparalleled hospitality.
It is no wonder that the Burj Al Arab receives our Editor’s Choice award.
For example the Deluxe One Bedroom suite with King Bed has beautiful views of the Arabian Gulf, the Deluxe Suite features a handsome spiral staircase that leads you from one floor to the next, perfectly separating the entertainment and living spaces. An elegant dining table promises convivial or business moments in comfort and privacy. Private bar area is a welcome invitation to pour drink of choice, sit back and savour a moment of serenity. The dedicated dressing area will make getting ready for any event a pleasure, not least after a rejuvenating jacuzzi.
An open-air swimming pool is located on the ground level of Burj Al Arab next to Bab Al Yam restaurant and Marina Garden. A swim-in pool bar offers a vast selection of refreshing beverages and cocktails in the shade of the palms.
With an infinity pool never to forget, the spacious Assawan spa is housed over two levels, and boasts enough luxurious serenity to calm even the most hectic lifestyle. Leave the world behind and reconnect with your inner self in a space that inspires relaxation.
Burj Al Arab guests have access to the private beach, located on mainland across the causeway. Comfortable sun beds on the white sand, mineral water facial sprays, cold towels and light refreshments – everything contributes to creating a sublime, relaxing and luxurious ambience. A selection of water sport activities – from kayaking to parasailing – are available from the Water Sport Hut located on the adjacent beach of Madinat Jumeirah.