Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Iconic Dubai landmark that’s a bucket-list destination
  • 3

Time Out Says

When it comes to Dubai landmarks, it doesn’t get much more iconic than the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. The grand, sail shaped building opened in 1999 and has been a symbol of opulence and exclusivity ever since. You’ll need a reservation for the hotel just to cross the bridge to the property, so if you’re looking to see inside the world-famous landmark you’ll need to be staying or dining here.

Service, as you’d expect is key, with  1,600 staff members tending to just 202 rooms. The most basic of which is a one-bedroom single suite that’s 170 sq m and comes with its own personal butler service as well as a choice of 14 different types of pillow to help you catch those Zs.

Every one boasts an ocean view and access to the Burj Al Arab private beach and exclusive swimming pool on the terrace set out to sea, as well as free access to neighbouring Wild Wadi Waterpark. There’s also the luxurious Talise Spa to unwind in.

If you get peckish, there are ten restaurants and bars including seafood restaurant Al Mahara. It’s housed in an aquarium for an extra-special experience.

For more chilled-out vibes head to Scape by the pool, or if you’re in the mood for afternoon tea book into the Skyview Bar on the 27th floor. Set across from that is bar Gold on 27 – decked out in glimmering furnishings and affording views across the city.

If you want to feel like royalty, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah is designed to do just that.

25 Sep 2019

Be the first to get all the latest Dubai news, reviews and deals into your inbox by signing up to our free newsletter, click here to sign up.

Details

Facilities24-hour front desk, ATM on site, Airport transfer, Currency exchange, Express check-in, Family rooms, Non smoking, Room service, Tour desk, VIP room facilities
Types5 star
Show number 04 301 7777
Dubai, Umm Suqeim, Jumeirah St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Recommended for you in Hotels

Find out who were the big winners at the Hotelier Middle East awards

Radisson Blue Hotel Iftar charity for children

Iftar at the Atlantis hotel can be a very splendid occasion

Did we join you to break fast this week?