The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai

24 January 2015

The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai

Have you ever heard about Dubai ? Of course you did. It is one of the world’s most newest and luxurios wonder. It is the land of the free and the land where all the dreams come true.

Here words like “impossible” or “it can’t be done” don’t exist.

Do you have a great idea and you don’t know or you don’t have the perfect place to put it to the test ?

Trust me, there’s no better spot for that than Dubai.

So, with no further delay, we present you the ultimate luxury trip to Dubai.

First of all we can’t begin our ultimate luxury trip to Dubai without having a place to stay. So the next best thing to do is to see what Dubai has to offer in matter of hotels and rooms.

But that won’t be really hard, right ?

We know it, you know it, everybody knows it ! What place can be more perfect than Dubai’s dream palace :  Burj Al Arab?  That’s right,  none!

The Dream Palace : Burj al Arab

Burj al Arab is one of the world’s most tallest and luxurious hotel. It’s a 7 star hotel with 202 suites over 60 floors. The hotel was designed by architect Tom Wright and the distinctive sail-shaped silhouette of Burj Al Arab is more than just a stunning hotel, it is a symbol of modern Dubai.

The hotel is build on a man-made-island 280 meters offshore connected to the mainland by a slender. The building is supported by 250 columns that go 45 meters under the sea and is held in place by the friction of the sand.

Among its features the hotel includes circular tennis court, a helipad if you have in mind ariving with your helicopeter, three aquariums with approximately 50 species of fish in the tanks, an open-air swimming pool and a library for a quiet retreat.

The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Burj al Arab | via travelokam.com
The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Burj al Arab | via travelokam.com

The 202 suites are organized this way :

142 One Bedroom Deluxe Suites
28 Two Bedroom Deluxe Suites
18 Panoramic Suites
4 Club Suites
6 Diplomatic Suites
2 Presidential Suites
2 Royal Suites

And of course, Burj al Arab won’t stop here. This 7-star luxurious hotel greets us with a magnificent number of splendid restaurants and bars, a refreshing Spa & Health club and a private beach with sun beds, mineral water facial sprays, refreshments and cold towels creating the perfect ambience

The Ultimate Trip to Dubai | Burj al Arab
The Ultimate Trip to Dubai | Burj al Arab | via wikipedia.org

We’ve included a special video here for you to experience with your own eyes the magic of this place.

Now, after we’ve accommodated ourselves with Burj al Arab, I think it’s the perfect time for us to dine. I’ve told you earlier that this hotel has a splendid number of restaurants of bar. So let’s check them out and see which one of them we’ll pick.

Al Mahara

Al Mahara, ‘The Oyster Shell’ in Arabic, is accessible by a gold-plated elevator from the upper lobby of the hotel. Here you can find the best seafood in Dubai served in a dreamy subterranean ambience.

The primary thing Al Mahara prides with is the attention to details that goes hand-to-hand perfectly with the wonderful team of world-wide chefs and sommeliers.

The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Al Mahara
The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Al Mahara | via jumeinah.com


Junsui, the Japanese word for ‘pure’, is a new authentic Asian restaurant, located on the ground mezzanine floor.

Booming with influences from Japanese, Thai, Chinese and Korean dishes along with 12 live cooking and no less than 45 chefs, Junsui lets you explore the flavour and the culture of East Asia.

Oh..we almost forgotten about this : The interior design of Junsui is bathed in Swarovski crystals. How more luxurious this restaurant can be?

The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Junsu
The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Junsui | via jumerah.com

Al Muntaha

You probably wonder why I put Al Muntaha restaurant here. Well, we’ve seen seafood dishes and East Asia dishes, but what about Modern European cuisine?

Yes, Al Muntaha is the perfect place for that. Its name means ‘The Highest’ or ‘The Ultimate’. It is located on the 27th floor at 200 meters above sea level with breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf.

Words like art, innovation and style meet up here on the top of the world.

So, we’ve presented you three different cuisines from three different restaurants inside Burj al Arab. The only thing you’ll have to do is to pick one of them. Or…all of them !

The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Al Muntaha
The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Al Muntaha | via jumerah.com

The next thing on our must-do list is shopping because you can’t visit Dubai without buying some things from the world’s most largest shopping mall. This being said, let me present you :

The Dubai Mall

Twice delayed, Dubai Mall opened on 4 November 2008, with about 635 retailers, marking the world’s largest-ever mall opening in retail history.  The Dubai Mall contains more than 1,200 shops so if you want something, you’ll definitely find it here.

The Dubai Mall attracts more than 750,000 visitors every week.

The Mall has over 14,000 parking spaces across 3 car parks, 120 restaurants and cafes, a 250-room luxury hotel and 22 cinema screens.

It also includes the Aquarium and Underwater Zoo and the SEGA Repuclic, an indoor theme park with 150 amusement games that visitors like you can enjoy.

The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Dubai Mall
The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Dubai Mall | via wikipedia.org

Now, I bet that you’ll be pretty amazed by the next thing I’ve prepared for you. Well, we all know that Dubai is the place of sand and sun, hot weather and blue sky, but this luxurious land has something special called :

Ski Dubai

Ski Dubai is the Middle East’s first indoor ski center. Yes, it’s true !

Ski Dubai is an indoor ski resort with 22.000 square meters of indoor ski area, situated in the Mall of Emirates.

The resort features an 85-meter-high indoor mountain with 5 slopes and a 3.000-square-metre snow park with toboggans, climbing towers, giant snowballs and an ice cave. The snowboard and ski equipments are included in the price of the ticket so you don’t have to worry about that.

And while you are here don’t forget to visit the resident King Penguins and colony of Gentoo. We’ve heard that a number of penguins are let out of their enclosures several times a day.

It’s just perfect if you miss the winter season !

The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Ski Dubai
The Ultimate Luxury Trip to Dubai | Ski Dubai | via wikipedia.org

We’ve seen a 7-star hotel, we’ve dined at the best restaurants in Dubai and we’ve done shoppings in one of the world’s most largest mall center., but we can’t finish our ultimate luxury trip without paying a visit to :

The World Islands

The World is an artificial archipelago with 300 private islands organised in the rough shape of a world map. It’s located the Persian Gulf, 4.0 kilometres off the coast of Dubai.

These 300 private islands are divided into four categories : private homes, dream resorts, community islands and estate homes.

The prices for the islands are between $ 7 million – $ 1.8 billion . Richard Branson, the businessman and investor purchased the island of Great Britain in The World project.

If you are in Dubai you definitely must see this spectacular man-made wonder. That’s why Dubai is the place where even the crazy ideas are put to the test.

This is the ultimate luxury trip to Dubai. If you have a personal opinion about this subject, please comment in the section bellow and feel free to share our article with others.

Also, don’t forget to read more about Dubai here : Best Nightclubs in Dubai | Top 10, Best Hotels in Dubai | Top 10  and 10 Outrageus Expensive Things in Dubai

Thank You !