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Dubai– known for its majestic architecture, fashionable culture & adorned with an array of cultural institutions. It is known for its glitz and glam-famous for its many luxury malls that are perfect to satisfy even the most ardent shopaholic, but in reality, it serves much more than that. From high-end enthralling beaches to having luxurious hotels exuding perfect craftmanship, Dubai has been a favorite tourist hotspot for many years. World’s tallest building Burj Khalifa is its one of the best features.
If you ever plan to visit to Dubai you would be amazed by the charismatic beauty and blend of cultures. Ever growing development and tourist spots in this dessert oasis have been a major attraction. It’s one of the cities in the world that has undergone a prodigious transformation within a few short years. It’s a hub for business, providing outstanding business opportunities for investors and incorporating employees across the globe. In terms of serving luxurious stay and extravagant hotels, Dubai has earmarked its place at the top and left all the world spell bounded.
Here is the list of top 5 luxurious hotels in Dubai that have amazed us owing to their mesmerizing beauty and so on point services;
1. Burj ul Arab:
Burj ul Arab is one of the finest and most expensive hotels in Dubai. Apart from the fact that it is based on modern architecture, this sail like building rises a thousand feet high to the sky. Built on a man-made island, it’s interior exhibits much more than you can imagine. It’s bedrooms are designed in such a way that you can take 360 degree view of the city. The Burj Al Arab holds only 28 double-story floors which accommodate 202 bedroom suites. Moreover, the hotel has a shuttle service with Rolls-Royces and a helicopter, and a private beach. Built to bring Dubai to the global map, this billion-dollar project has truly become a global icon that captures Dubai’s forward thinking vision.
Criticism: Due to its age the rooms are showing signs of wear. It’s a love it or hate it hotel-the interiors can be a little too much for some.
2. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray:
Vaqra’s pick as the top hotel in Dubai is the regal Zabeel Saray primarily admired owing to it’s Ottoman empire inspired theme that would certainly give you a glimpse of golden era. Located on the west crescent of The Palm in Dubai, it’s a unique representation of Turkish culture imbued with spectacular services. It comprises of 405 rooms and numerous suites. Its suits are categorized in a specific way and serve you with the best sea views along with Turkish vibes to cherish. Its amazing world class spa, the best in the Middle East is truly like no other and is an attraction in and of itself.
3. Atlantis the Palm:
A symbol of modern Dubai that has featured in many movies- it is located in the center of the palm, this peculiar hotel depicts the story of the fabled lost underwater city. Even the interiors were well-decorated just along with the theme including shell-patterned rugs, lights that look like oysters and clams.
Criticism: Atlantis has a rushed and crowded feel that makes the hotel feel a touch impersonal and may not give one the opportunity to unwind and relax like some of the other hotels on the list.
4. One & the Only Palm Dubai:
If you are looking for a hotel that would provide peace, serenity and beauty, then you must stay at this heavenly place. Fabricated with sharp geometric patterns in the design, along with extravagant fountains, pavilions, this hotel also servs the best view of Dubai Marina Jumeirah beach and is at the end of the East end of the Palm.
5. Armani Hotel:
Armani hotel is located inside world’s tallest building- Burj Khalifa and serves amazing view of sights such as Dubai Fountain, Dubai Opera House, and Souk Al Bahar. The hotel has been designed by Giorgio Armani himself and portrays the explicit taste of the designer. All guests staying there are given their personal lifestyle manager. Moreover, it is imbued with amenities like an arrow-shaped pool, a luxury spa, sun trap terrace, and soothing ongoing music and is the only city hotel to make it to our top 5 list.
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