Burj Al Arab, Dubai

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Architectural Building · Tourist Spot
Visit Burj Al Arab to experience a symbol of the city's modern affluence and opulence. Constructed on an artificial island 280 m (920 ft) from the mainland, the iconic luxury hotel and resort opened in 1999 and has gained a reputation as one of the most luxurious hotels in the world. Enjoy high tea among extensive views of the coastline and city, and sample the decadence of the onsite spa, offering a range of treatments and massages. Admire the structure's exterior, and snap photos of its crisp, sail-shaped form against the impressive coastal backdrop. Using our international travel planner, Dubai attractions like Burj Al Arab can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • I use Burj Al Arab for marketing events. It's a luxury landmark and the meeting rooms on the 26th floor are very classy. The hotel itself is beautiful but I was expecting to be more impressed when I.....  more »
  • I had lunch on January 19th, 2016. I was so disappointed that I still want to share it. I expected the restaurant to be much nicer. The hotel is very cool, but nothing spectacular. Paying so much...  more »
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  • Oh man this is my dream come true I visited this hotel for 2 days stay just amazing the food ,art of hotel,cars,environment, fresh air,service everything is awesome. Don't forget to see the fountain show inside the hotel it's amazing. People are helpful with good welcome behaviour. Once in life visit at Burj Al Arab and live a luxurious life.
  • Nice hotel. Amazing staff. Most of the restaurants inside are very good. I tried Scape (amazing ) Al Muntaha ( very good) and Nathan ( very good ) and surprisingly very decent prices. Rooms are amazing. I won't talk about pricing...
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