Burj Al Arab Jumeirah: The Luxurious hotel that’s redefining affluence


Surrounded by the soothing blue waters of the Arabian Gulf, the sun quite sets on the balconies of Burj Al Arab. The magnificent blend of serenity and luxurious is what one remembers from the experience at Burj Al Arab.

With 202 deluxe bedroom suites across 28 two-story floors, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah is located on a private man-made island in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Presently, it is the only seven-star hotel in the world, the level of luxury is incredible. Contributing proudly to Dubai’s skyline, its height is 321m. The atrium of this luxurious hotel is the highest in the world, which 590 feet. It holds the record of the third tallest hotel in the world. It is designed in the shape of the mast of a ship.

It is located 280m off the shore of Dubai, guests need to pass through the private guarded bridge. The hotel is 22.25 km away from Dubai International Airport. Guests are offered the airport pickup option on arrival by chauffeur-driven fleets of white Rolls and Royce. It is located 15 km away from the heart of the city, overlooking the Persian Gulf.

The interiors of this luxurious hotel are adorned with 24-carat gold leaf on pillars and elevator doors. The marbles used on the floor and walls are 30 different types of Statuario Marble. The hotel lobby and entrance are all about dancing fountains and gold pillars. This luxurious hotel offers its guest nine first-class restaurants, a full-service spa, a private beach on three sides, a gym, a helipad turned into a racetrack, a billiards room, swimming pools on the terrace, and live music.

The lavish deluxe suites are available from 1,820 Square feet to 8,400 Square feet, the price ranges from $ 2,700 to $24,000 per night. Each guest is provided with high-class 24*7 personal butler services. The ratio of staff to guests is 6:1, every room services are attended within a matter of minutes. The luxurious duplex suites have a breathtaking master bedroom with a king-sized bed facing the blue sea. The master bathroom with a magnificent Jacuzzi and five-head shower give royal vibes. The 14 pieces set of Hermes toiletries like soaps, shampoos, perfumes are offered as complimentary.

Guests are provided with a gold plated iPad, which is to be used to book the butler services, restaurant reservations, spa treatments; even the menus can be checked. Amenities like 21 inch iMac, free Wi-Fi services, widescreen HD TV ranging from 32 inches to 42 inches. The room environment is remote-controlled. This luxurious hotel offers its guest 17 types of pillows, eiderdown mattresses, and duvets. Guests can choose their bed, pillows, and comforters of size and compactness, according to their preference. The main aim of Burj Al Arab is to make their guest’s stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

The nine high-class restaurants specialize in different cuisines. The two world-famous and luxurious restaurants are situated in this hotel.  Above 660 feet of the sea, near the terrace of the luxurious hotel, on the extended part of the 27th floor is Al Muntaha. This restaurant serves mouth-watering French cuisine, it also delivers its guest with a panoramic view of Dubai city and the Gulf. The seawater aquarium restaurant situated on the underground floor serves its guest a four-course delicious seafood meal. It gives a thrilling experience of dining underwater.

Other famous restaurants in this hotel are Bab Al Yam serves European cuisine with a mix of mid-eastern flavors. Al Iwan Restaurant serves International and Arabic cuisines. The Scape Restaurant on the ground floor serves Mediterranean cuisines. Sahn Eddar Café serves the best morning and afternoon tea in Dubai. The Junsui is a Japanese restaurant that serves authentic Asian cuisines. This restaurant is adorned with 21,000 Swarovski crystals. It is considered to be the largest crystal restaurant, presenting the milky way. The Sky View Bar in this luxurious hotel is 200m above sea level, serves the most popular and refreshing cocktails.

The Talise Spa is situated 150m above the sea on 18th floor. This is a unisex spa, it is considered the best place to relax and feel refreshed. All types of beauty services and massages are provided here. Other facilities provided are hot tubs, saunas, infinity pools, and steam rooms.

The terrace comprises two luxurious swimming pools and 32 complimentary private, spacious cabanas. Access to Summersalt Beach Club, Wild Wadi Waterpark, and Jumeirah private beach is for free for guests of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah.