Burj Al Arab

Burj Al Arab

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Jumeirah Beach Rd., Dubai, | +971 04 301 7777, United Arab Emirates
Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai
Alamy
Price range
$$$$
Amenities
Spa, Free WiFi, Beach, Fitness center, Kids program or on-site childcare
Features
Great design, Great views

In a city full of opulent hotels, the Burj al Arab is like no other. Located on its own private artificial island, the Burj is constructed like the sail of a boat—and has served as a shimmering symbol of glamour and opulence in Dubai's ever-evolving coastline since its completion in 1999. It's often mistakenly cited as the world's first seven star hotel (even the owner insist it's only five star) but one can hardly blame the world for jumping to such conclusions when the Burj boasts features such as its own helipad, a fleet of Rolls Royces, and a bridge that shoots jet flames to acknowledge the arrival of VIPs.

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