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10 Service-Driven Luxury Dubai Hotels

 

Burj Al Arab

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Known for its splendid luxury hotels, Dubai is a destination with a reputation for high-touch client pampering, pristine beaches, refined diverse culinary options and luxe amenities.

Here are 10 luxurious that exude Dubai opulence and personalized service:

Ajman Saray

Ajman Saray, situated on white sandy beaches at the foot of the Arabian Gulf’s greenish blue waters, is the first beach-side resort in the Middle East. Conveying refined, understated elegance, this Luxury Collection Resort features 205 rooms and suites, many with extensive views of the turquoise Arabian waters.

Atlantis the Palm

The Palm, located on the largest man-made island, has become the visual cue visitors often associate with Dubai. The expansive, majestic ocean-themed resort and hotel houses 15 gourmet restaurants, the popular Aquaventure Waterpark and the 11 million liter fish tank, The Ambassador Lagoon. Every Atlantis room and suite is designed with comfort and incomparable luxury.

Burj Al Arab

The unusually-designed Burj Al Arab boasts a giant 1,000 feet tall sail structure. Not to be overshadowed by its iconic exterior, the hotel’s interior is also impressive with 2-floor luxurious suites. Each floor of the Burj Al Arab features a reception desk with teams of classically-trained butlers able to assist with guests’ requests.

Conrad Dubai 

Located near the Dubai International Financial Centre, across the World Trade Centre, the elegant and modern Conrad Dubai offers 555 spacious rooms with king-size beds and modern conveniences such as iPhone docking stations and Nespresso coffeemakers. The 52-floor hotel caters to business travelers but includes sought-after amenities for the leisure guest that includes a vast pool area, six modern dining options and a full-service spa with eight treatment rooms.

Fairmont Dubai

The 34 floor Fairmont Dubai is situated in the finance district and is adjacent to the Dubai International Convention Centre. With a boardroom and conference room available to guests this 394 room hotel has the business traveler in mind. Other features are the Willow Stream Spa, a state-of-the-art fitness center and two rooftop swimming pools with city views.

One & Only The Palm Dubai

This secluded, intimate property with its stunning beachside setting is known to be one of Dubai’s most private resorts. One&Only The Palm offers sweeping views of the Dubai skyline and is situated on a secluded peninsula of Palm Jumeirah. There are 64 rooms, 27 suites and four private beachfront villas providing guests the utmost personalized experience.

Park Hyatt Dubai Hotel

Photo by Grand Hyatt Dubai

Photo by Grand Hyatt Dubai

This award-winning luxury hotel is a testament to complete guest satisfaction with its impeccable service. Combining Mediterranean, Moroccan and Arabian styles, the Park Hyatt offers modern accommodations with exotic flair. Near the Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club with its 18-hole, par-71 championship course, the resort is a golfer’s paradise. This hotel is a short 10-minute drive from Dubai International Airport, a convenience for business travelers.

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara

Set in what is literally the middle of the desert amid the Liwa sands, the Qasr Al Sarab offer 206 rooms and 66 suites decorated in subdued earth tones with dark wood furniture and marble floors. To add to the relaxing setting, the free-form, infinity edge pool overlooks the desert and is furnished with comfortable loungers. The Anantara Thai spa offers six over-the-top treatment rooms and there are also two Thai salas for private outdoor yoga. The Qasr Al Sarab is the quintessential romantic resort.

Shangri-la Hotel Dubai

The Shangri-La Dubai, unlike many of its garish competitors, offers the highest level of luxury in an understated, refined setting. The property, located on the famed Sheikh Zayed Road, features 302 guest rooms all with rain showers, deep soaking tubs and welcoming décor. For guests seeking much-needed R&R, chaises lounge circle the inviting pool. The hotel also offers a fully-equipped fitness center.

Taj Dubai 

Taj Dubai, overlooking the esteemed Downtown and Burj Khalifa precinct, blends refined, contemporary luxury with authentic Indian flair. A short five-minute walk takes guests to the city’s lively business center and countless luxurious shops and restaurants. The hotel features 296 guestrooms, including Taj Club rooms, 20 junior suites and 14 luxury suites.

Safe travels,

Veronique