|Burj Al Arab Hotel Description:
|The worlds only seven star hotel, which has become an International landmark.
Burj Al Arab towers soaring 321 meters, above the Arabian Gulf. This unique billowing
sail-shaped building stands proudly on a man-made island some 280 meters offshore, linked
to the mainland by a slender, gently curving causeway.
It is a dramatic tribute to the region's seafaring heritage. Combining the latest
technology with a long-standing reputation of Arabian hospitality, the hotel symbolizes
the very essence of Dubai. It embraces the best of the new alongside traditions of the
Individual service and attention to detail are paramount, with a private reception area
on each floor, as well as a butler service for every suite. Burj Al Arab is setting new
standards of luxury, service, and comfort on the shores of the Arabian Gulf.
Six restaurants and lounges provide a variety of dining options, from an underwater
seafood restaurant called Al Mahara (accessible by a three minute simulated submarine
voyage), to the heights of Al Muntaha, located on the top level of the hotel. Other fine
restaurants include Al Iwan, Bab Al Yam, and Sahn Eddar.
The Assawan Spa & Health Club is located on the 18th floor, and its unique location
allows guest to enjoy spectacular views from the pools, Jacuzzi, spas, therapy rooms, and
aerobics workout studios.
Three fully equipped conference rooms are situated on the 27th floor, as are two Arabic
and Western decorated boardrooms with seating for twenty. The gold domed Al Falak Ballroom
is multi-functional and can be configured for a 200-person lunch or dinner, or
alternatively accommodate 400 people for cocktails.
Smart casual dress code mandatory.
, Swimming Pool -
Outdoor (Fresh Water)
, Swimming Pool - Outdoor
, Laundry / Cleaning
, Doctor on call
Soaring 321 metres above the Arabian Gulf, Burj Al Arab - The Arabian Tower, is
the world's tallest and most architecturally advanced hotel in the world. Standing 280
metres offshore on a man-made island, Burj Al Arab is designed in the shape of a billowing
sail, reflecting Dubai's ancient seafaring traditions. Combining the very latest in
technology with long-standing Arabian hospitality, Burj Al Arab offers, superbly unique
dining experiences - whether suspended 200 metres above the Arabian Gulf in Al Muntana -
Skyview Restaurant, or in Al Mahara Restaurant, an undersea seafood paradise. This
all-suite hotel contains 202 world-class duplex suites. Unsurpassed by any other hotel in
the world, they all feature floor to ceiling windows, offering a breathtaking view of the
sea and range from 170 sqm to 780 sqm in floor area. All are equipped with the latest
technology, laptop computers and Internet access. Convenience, luxury and a highly
personalised service are available for every traveller, enhanced by private reception
desks on every floor, in-suite check-in and exclusive butlers providing around the clock
assistance. Conference facilities on the 27th floor include the Al Falak Ballroom whose
sumptous decor and outdoor terrace provide an unforgettable venue. Located on the 18th
floor of Burj Al Arab is the Assawan Spa, a lavishly decorated, private health and fitnes
facility. It's unique location allows guests to enjoy a spectacular view from the pools,
jacuzzis, spas, massage, beauty and therapy rooms and even the aerobic room. There is no
charge for incoming faxes. The following nationalities will not require a visa to travel
to Dubai as they can have it upon arrival at the airport: Western Europe: France, Italy,
Germany, Holland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Norway, Denmark,
Portugal, Ireland, Greece, Cyprus, Finland, Malta, Spain, Monaco, Vatican City, Iceland,
Andorra, San Marino, Liechtenstein. America: USA, Canada. Oceania: Australia, New Zealand.
Asia: Japan, Brunei, Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong. Please note that from the 1st
February 2002, Jumeirah International properties in Dubai will not be accept the following
currencies in either cash or travellers cheques,whereas our two London hotels will
continue to accept these currencies until 31st December 2002:Deutsche Mark,French
Franc,Italian Lira,Spanish Pesetas,Dutch Guilder,Belgian Fran,Austrian Schilling,Irish
Pound,Portuguese Escudo,Finnish Markka,Greek Drachma,Luxembourg Franc. ***Maintenance on
Swimming Pools between 8th July -25 July and 1st - 8th August. Whilst this maintenance
takes place, guests will be re-directed to alternate pools within Burj Al Arab or as an
alternative they will be offered access to the pool facilities at our sister hotel the
Jumeirah Beach Hotel and complimentary access to Wild Wadi Waterpark***