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Wow – the legend of Atlantis is coming to Arabia and it more than lives up to the myth! This lavish marine-themed resort combines luxury with a whole host of unique attractions that will keep you and the kids awe-struck from the first day of your holiday right through to the last. All rooms have been recently refurbished, ensuring comfort every step of the way. If you fancy stunning views of the sparkling sea, upgrade to an Ocean Deluxe Room, very spacious indeed, with bathrobes and slippers a very lovely touch. The Palm Beach Deluxe Room is also highly recommended, not only do they overlook the beach, you can marvel at views of Palm Island and the Dubai Skyline too, from your own private balcony of course! When you’re not drinking in your wonderful surrounds, wander through the passageways and tunnels of The Lost Chambers Aquarium, marvel at over 65,000 marine animals at the Ambassador Lagoon or splash about on thrill rides galore at Aquaventure Waterpark – completely free to Atlantis guests! The hotel of choice for the stars, recently the glamorous cast of Made in Chelsea filmed an episode here. You’ll feel like a star too as you settle in, being pampered at the ShuiQui Spa perhaps or donning your tracksuit for a stint at the state-of-the-art fitness centre. If you’ve kids with you, point them in the direction of the Atlantis Kids Club or Club Rush teens club - with something exciting on the agenda every day, from underwater theatre to playing chef, they’ll thank you for it! When it comes to drinks and eats, you’re spoilt for choice. Fancy a bit of a culinary treat? Head to Nobu, the first in the Middle East, for Japanese dishes with an American influence. If somewhere more casual appeals, kick-back at Kaleidoscope, very family-friendly with sumptuous buffet fare to entice even the pickiest of eaters. Come sundown, the N'Dulge Nightclub is adults only, chilling out under a desert sky on the terrace, a cocktail in hand of course!
On Dubai's exclusive Palm Island on 46 hectares of the Crescent, overlooking the Dubai skyline. Atlantis is just a 25-min drive from the centre of Dubai, using the 6-lane highway connecting The Palm to the mainland. There is also a monorail to the mainland. Transfer time from airport: 45 min.Larger Map
1,539 generously proportioned rooms including 166 suites. All with air-conditioning, satellite TV, tea/coffee-making facilities, mini-bar*, safe, iron and board and hairdryer. Deluxe Rooms all offer partial views of the Arabian Sea or Palm Island and are located on the 2nd - 6th floors with 1 king-size or 2 queen-size beds, sleeping max 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.
Ocean Deluxe Rooms offer views of the Arabian Sea and are located on all floors, with 1 king-size bed or 2 queen-size beds, sleeping max 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.
Palm Beach Deluxe Rooms overlook the beach and across Palm Island and the Dubai skyline with 1 king-size bed or 2 queen-size beds, sleeping max 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.
Imperial Club Rooms, offering luxurious surroundings with stunning views, sleeping max 2 adults and 2 children.
1-Bedroom Terrace Suites have a bedroom, living room, small dining table & desk, and balcony with sun loungers, sleeping max 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.
1-Bedroom Executive Suites have a bedroom, living room, small dining table & desk, and balcony with sun loungers, sleeping max 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.
1-Bedroom Regal Suites are larger with large balconies and doors separating the bedroom from the living room providing absolute privacy, sleeping max 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.
2-Bedroom Terrace Suites have 2 bedrooms, living room, small dining table & desk, and balcony with sun loungers, sleeping max 4 adults and 2 children.
2-Bedroom Executive Suites have 2 bedrooms, living room, small dining table & desk, and balcony with sun loungers, sleeping max 4 adults and 2 children.
2-Bedroom Regal Suites are larger with large balconies and doors separating the bedrooms from the living room providing absolute privacy, sleeping max sleeping max 4 adults and 2 children.
The Suites are in the centre of each tower and offer views of the Arabian Sea or The Palm and Dubai skyline. Suite benefits include daily breakfast, complimentary Internet access, free admission to Aquaventure Waterpark and The Lost Chambers Aquarium.
Imperial Club lounge access: guests staying in Imperial Club Rooms or any of the Suites can enjoy exclusive benefits of the Imperial Club lounge between 7:00am and 11:00pm, continental breakfast in the lounge between 7:00am and 11:00am, complimentary breakfast also served in Saffron restaurant, afternoon tea between 3:00pm and 5:00pm, cocktails and canapés from 6:00pm until 8:00pm, light snacks, tea, coffee, juices and soft drinks, daily access from 10:00am until 6:00pm to Atlantis Kids Club (meals are chargeable), internet access in your room, use of the steam, sauna and jet pool facilities at ShuiQi Spa, selection of international newspapers and magazines available within the lounge and exclusive spa offers.
23 restaurants and bars including celebrity chefs. Sophisticated seafood, fresh sushi, traditional Italian and classic French cuisine. The Avenues with over 2 dozen luxury shops, 4 speciality restaurants, including NOBU and N'Dulge Nightclub. 17 hectares of Aquaventure Waterpark with 700m of exclusive beach and 2.5km of water adventures, including river-ride action over cascades, tidal waves and rapids, and Splashers water playground with slides and climbing frames. 2 pools – Zero Entry family activity pool and the relaxing Royal Pool. The Ambassador Lagoon, which has over 65,000 marine animals in its 3-million gallon habitat. A 10m-long viewing panel looks right into the heart of Atlantis. The Lost Chambers Aquarium, an Atlantean-themed archaeological site, features a maze of underground tunnels, offering uninterrupted underwater vistas into the boulevards and streets of the fabled Atlantis, bringing this historic story to life. Dolphin Bay*. Sea Lion Point*. Tennis*. ShuiQi Spa* & Fitness Centre*. Atlantis Kids Club* (3-12 years, potty trained only, open daily 10.00am-10.30pm) with Little Pirate’s Playground and soft play, computer and games console area, Underwater Theatre, Creation Zone arts and craft area and Play Zone with climbing walls. Club Rush* for teens (13-18 years, open daily 2.00pm-12.00am) with afternoon events, themed evenings, a mocktail bar, a chillout lounge and theatre, internet café, gaming zone, and entertainment and music lounge. Babysitting and nanny services*. Exclusive Virgin Holidays Concierge Lounge.
Half Board option includes dining options in the following restaurants: Kaleidoscope (breakfast and lunch or dinner), Saffron (breakfast and dinner - HB not valid for Friday Brunch or from 18-20 Feb '15), La Brasserie (lunch or dinner), Levantine (dinner), Nasimi Beach (lunch or dinner), The Edge (lunch), The Shore (lunch or dinner), Shark Bites and Barracudas at Aquaventure (lunch), TBJ The Burger Joint (lunch or dinner) and Asia Republic (lunch or dinner). Ronda Locatelli (lunch or dinner) - a supplement charge of AED150 applies for food only (no supplement for children). Seafire Steakhouse & Bar (dinner) - a supplement charge of AED200 applies.
Please note: Half Board is not available during Christmas and New Year. Restaurants are subject to change without notice.
*Denotes local charge.
Please note: children are welcome to dine in all restaurants during the daytime. In the evening, dining policies apply for children at all bars and in Nobu and Ossiano (both min age 10 years), Nasimi Beach (restaurant welcomes families but beach is min age 21 years) and YUAN (min age 6 years).
7 nights between 26 Dec '15-01 Jan '16 and 26 Dec '16–01 Jan '17.
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We stayed in this hotel for 3 nights and enjoyed the variety of the leisure activities. Especially we liked the visit at the Dolphin Bay (swim with dolphins) and the impressive Aqua Parc. Our... Read more recommendation is to book an Imperial Club room, because you have a dedicated check-in and a special lounge you can visit for breakfast. Otherwise you have to wait in a long queue in front of the breakfast restaurants. Also you can enjoy this lounge the whole day for snacks, drinks and "Happy Hour". The staff in the hotel was very friendly and attentive. Especially we would highlight the kindness and service of Mr. Kumar from the 12th floor lounge and Ms. Jackie and Mr. Jayguard from the "The Shore" restaurant. For dinner we visited the Levantine restaurant and we loved the taste and variety of the food. Our waiter Mr. Mohammad helped to make this an unforgettable evening. We enjoyed also the Royal Pool, but in a five star hotel it should be usual to serve free drinking water at the pool. Read less
We wanted somewhere special to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary and wow we were not disappointed ! The hotel is stunning inside and out. All the staff are friendly, helpfull and cannot do... Read more enough for you. We stayed in a deluxe room which was massive with beautiful view over the pool area. We booked the half board option which enabled us to eat in 16 out of the 20 odd restaurants, we also upgraded to the imperial club which is well worth the money as we had breakfast in the imperial club lounge each day which was much quieter than the buffet restaurants, and also took full advantage of the happy hour drinks served for 2 hours each night. The pool area was immaculate and always more than enough sun beds and towels. If your looking for a luxiourious hotel then Atlantis is the place to go. We'll definately be back next year. Read less
Beautiful place! Love the private beach where people can play volleyball / football or even just relax. Aquaventure cannot be described. Excellent service as the staff is very warm and friendly... Read more ! Loved my trip there. Definitely shouldn't be missed if visiting Dubai. However, it is quite pricey. The food is too expensive (a medium size pizza for dhr 100). Rooms are clean and we'll maintained. Lovely stay as a whole with many unique opportunities ie swimming with dolphins, meeting sea lions etc. :) Read less
A fantastic, flawless holiday. This was a family holiday with 2 adults and 2 children in 2 Imperial club rooms. All members of staff were smiling and helpful. The hotel was super-clean. The water... Read more park is great. In our opinion the Imperial club lounge and benefits are worth it, the staff in the lounges were just excellent with nothing being too much trouble. Yes, this wasn't the cheapest holiday we have ever had and in relative terms things are expensive....but the value for money is positive in our opinion. The food at the buffets was great. Pools perfect with lots of life guards. A few things we learned; we bought a couple of bottles of wine at heathrow duty free before departure and took them with us for our room. We exchanged money when we arrived as the exchange rate (at the time) was more favourable. Bottled water is expensive to buy but Imperial rooms are well stocked....take advantage of this! The Emirates flyer card is easy to obtain and does get a useful discount although you need to present it at every opportunity, don't wait to be asked. We booked through Virgin but flew with Emirates by taking the option on different (unsociable?) flight times - good flights that saved us Â£600 on the original price quoted. Thank you for a perfect holiday....we will be back to see you again Atlantis !! Read less