Here we feature some excellent, established hotels but the next few years will see the emergence of many more.
Dubai is a City that needs energy to fuel year-round air-conditioning and pump the network of waterways that soften its desert edges. In the future, we hope to bring you examples of how Dubai has used its dynamism and engineering excellence to pioneer some cutting-edge tourism projects that strive to minimise the impact on the environment as well as entertain.
This spectacular resort, set across a network of waterways navigated by abras (water taxis) incorporates 2 magnificent hotels, Mina A’Salam and Al Qasr as well as the traditional ‘Summer Houses’ at Dar Al Masyaf. Guests can enjoy an array of facilities, set in 40 hectares of gardens fronted by a kilometre of private beach.
Emerging from the heart of the desert, yet only 45 minutes from the City, this distinctive resort evokes the magical atmosphere of a traditional Arabic fort. A unique range of facilities and activities extends to camel riding, falconry and an authentic open-air desert restaurant nearby.
One&Only Royal Mirage showcases some astonishing Arabian architecture within a lush garden setting, forming a tranquil oasis in the midst of a rapidly changing City. It comprises of The Palace, Arabian Court and Residence & Spa which offer a variety of stylish accommodation options enhanced by excellent service.
The striking design of this unique hotel shaped like a wave ensures every room enjoys an unhindered view of the Ocean through floor to ceiling windows. Guests can enjoy an exceptional selection of land and water based activities around the resort or simply relax whilst absorbing the stunning views presented by this prime beachfront location.
Designed to resemble a billowing sail, this iconic hotel soars to 321 metres, dominating the Dubai coastline. At night, it offers an unforgettable sight, surrounded by choreographed sculptures of coloured water and fire. Each opulent suite offers breathtaking views whilst exceptional service levels will ensure every requirement is fulfilled.