August is here and you still did not get a chance to leave Dubai. We feel you. This is why we created a list of hotels & resorts located in Dubai that tick off very important boxes. Free cancellation, breakfast included, below AED 2,000 for 2 nights for two persons or couple (prices may have changed at anytime), and stunning views. You may as well forget that you live in this city. Grab your cocktail and enjoy the sun at these resorts!
DUKES THE PALM, A ROYAL HIDEWAY HOTEL
This resort is at the top of our list, as it offers a combination of spectacular views, good rates and amenities any guest would love. The resort is located on the Palm and comes with a royal British charm that will leave you fully satisfied. There are two swimming pools and according to the ratings, a really good fitness center and an even better breakfast!
Contact info: 04 455 1111
ALOFT PALM JUMEIRAH
The Aloft is located on the East side of the Palm, offering unique views of the city of Dubai. The colorful decoration will set you in vacation mood as soon as you check in. This resort has seven restaurants and bars, making it impossible to not find something to fit your taste.
Contact info: 04 247 5555
C CENTRAL HOTEL AND RESORT THE PALM
C Central gives you another addictive view of the Palm. It is close to Aquaventure Waterpark, in case you want to combine your stay with a visit there. The view from the gym will give you the motivation needed for a good workout. It takes a lot of strength to leave the relaxing pool area and your cocktail though.
Contact info: 04 873 5500
FAIRMONT THE PALM
Fairmont is located in the heart of the Palm, where you can find a beautiful private beach and spectacular views. You can spend your day trying all four swimming pools and choosing between the eleven restaurants and bars of the resort. Cuisines vary between Brazilian, Asian, Mediterranean, classic American and many more. The Cigar Room and the Willow Stream Spa can be the highlight of your visit, if you wish. This is also a family friendly resort. Kids can be entertained at the splash park and participate in educational programs at the Kids Club.
Contact info: 04 457 3388
HABTOOR GRAND RESORT, AUTOGRAPH COLLECTION
Habtoor Resort is located on Jumeirah Beach and the rooms have either sea view or the view of a beautiful landscaped garden. Withing the resort premises, you can find fourteen different restaurants and bars, Elixir Spa, four tennis courts, two squash courts, two racquetball courts and a kids’ club.
Contact info: 04 399 5000
HILTON DUBAI JUMEIRAH
Hilton is located on The Walk at Jumeirah Beach Residence. The rooms offer partial or full view of the famous Ain Dubai. You can choose to dine in one of the twelve restaurants and bars of the resort. Enjoy your stay by doing water sports, relaxing at the private beach or by treating yourself at the spa. A Kids’ club is also available with a playground with slides and swings by the beach.
Contact info: 04 318 2999
ROYAL CENTRAL HOTEL THE PALM
The minute you walk at the pool area, it is guaranteed that this staycation will steal your heart. The cabana sunbeds by the pool will make you want to stay there forever! Do not miss the opportunity to visit the terrace and enjoy the sunset colors of the Palm.
Contact info: 04 873 9300
AL HABTOOR POLO RESORT
A resort away from the sea, located in Dubailand, will give you the luxury feeling you needed. With stunning decoration and royalty feeling, this place will make you relax away from the busy city. You can choose between deluxe rooms, suites or villas with up to four bedrooms. Villas are equipped with maid’s room, fully equipped kitchen, private pool and BBQ. The resort also offers a variety of dining options, spa, gym, play area for kids, horse riding, polo lessons, tennis court, archery, snooker, mini golf.
Contact info: 04 435 4444
RIU DUBAI – ALL INCLUSIVE
Riu Dubai is a 4 – star hotel located on the Deira Islands. It is one of the newest hotels, as it is welcoming guests since March 2020. It might not be a resort, but the amenities will exceed your expectations. The water sports and the water slides will keep you and your kids entertained throughout your stay. According to the reviews, food is very tasty and stuff provide excellent service.
Contact info: 04 231 0999
BAB AL SHAMS DESERT RESORT – DUBAI
Another resort away from the sea that is worth visiting, located next to Endurance Village. It is a 5 – star luxury resort built in the style of a traditional Arabic fort. There is a magnificent infinity pool overlooking the desert. The rooms have Arabic decoration, with heavy furniture and desert-like colors. Some of the activities include horse and camel riding, archery, falconry and croquet. The Satori spa and the four restaurants will complete the experience, making it an unforgettable staycation.
Contact info: 04 809 6100
JA BEACH HOTEL (JA THE RESORT)
JA the Resort is located in Jebel Ali. There are 800m of private beach and two swimming pools with controlled temperature. It is offering a great deal for families with young kids, as it has facilities to entertain babies from 4 months old, up to 16-year old teenagers. It has twelve restaurants and bars, as well as a luxurious spa. Some of the resort’s activities include golf course and academy, water sports, tennis, squash, horse riding, fishing and boat trips.
Contact info: 04 814 5555
SOFITEL DUBAI THE PALM RESORT & SPA
This resort is located on the Palm Jumeirah and it has breathtaking views, as expected from the location. The architecture and the decoration are inspired by the Polynesian islands. It includes twelve dining areas to choose from, a private beach and six pools. This unique resort has a variety of spa treatments and many other activities such as boats and tennis court. Make sure to enjoy the pool area and take lots of pictures there. It is totally worth it!
Contact info: 04 455 6677
JUMEIRAH AL QASR
This 5 – star getaway is located in the heart of Dubai, in Jumeirah Beach Road. The rooms are decorated with Arabic style furniture, which give a luxurious and antique feeling. If you missed being in a lively area, this could be an option for you. You can walk to any restaurant or shop in the Madinat Jumeirah Souk and have a romantic dinner overlooking the beautiful architecture. You can combine your stay there with a visit to Wild Waldi Waterpark. The resort is providing a complimentary shuttle service to the waterpark.
Contact info: 04 366 8888
W DUBAI – THE PALM
If you are looking for the WOW factor, then you can take a look at the W Dubai, located on the Palm Jumeirah. It is a relatively new hotel, which started accommodating customers since 2018. Architecture and decoration have an edgy and fresh feeling. Playful color and shapes create a unique atmosphere.
Contact info: 04 245 5555
ANANTARA THE PALM DUBAI RESORT
Anantara is located on the Palm Jumeirah Island. Rooms are very modern and spacious and if you are able to spend a bit more money, you will experience the unique beach pool villas with private infinity pool or the over water villas surrounded by water. Different types of cuisines are available across the resort. Activities such as snorkeling, diving and water sports are available upon request. A Kids’ club will entertain the little ones for as long as you enjoy the resort’s spa.
Contact info: 04 567 8888