Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Dubai Beach, Dubai

Virgin rating

The hotel

This instantly recognisable iconic building rising from the Arabian Gulf attracts international attention and awe, making it one of the most photographed buildings in the world! It is also one of the most luxurious offering sumptuous all suite accommodations with stunning views of the Arabian Gulf. Each floor has its own private reception desk and a brigade of highly trained butlers, ensuring guests enjoy the ultimate in personal service. A trip to Talise Spa and Fitness is essential. Sublime treatments, tailor-made to suit your personal needs, will chase everyday cares away. There’s also sauna and steam rooms, a cold plunge pool, an infinity pool and a state-of-the-art gym to keep the body beautiful. If you have children, you can still enjoy all amenities to the full thanks to Kids' Club at Jumeirah Al Naseem or Jumeirah Al Qasr. When it comes to dining, there are six award-winning restaurants to choose from including Al Iwan in the heart of the world’s tallest atrium, flanked by golden columns and serving the finest Arabian cuisine. Al Muntaha sits 200 metres above sea level and Sahn Eddar serves afternoon tea. When the sun goes down, the pace picks up at Skyview Bar, adjacent to Al Muntaha and one of the places to be seen in Dubai and your stay wouldn't be complete if you didn't visit the elegant GILT bar, known for being entirely decorated in gold decor, it's creative cocktail menu and beautiful views over the city.

Amenities

  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box

Where is it

On Jumeirah Beach. Transfer time from Dubai International Airport: 35 minutes.

Hotel information

198 luxurious suites. All on 2 floors with a living and dining floor, personal butler, air-conditioning, floor-to-ceiling windows, satellite TV, DVD, tea/coffee-making facilities, mini-bar*, safe, Jacuzzi, hairdryer, bath menu and pillow menu. Rooms have 1 king-size bed and sofa bed. One-Bedroom Deluxe Suites offer views over the Arabian Gulf and sleep maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children (under 12 years)


Half Board option: includes buffet breakfast at Bab Al Yam, and a choice of either lunch or dinner. Until further notice, guests on the Half Board meal plan will be able to enjoy their lunch or dinner at one of 30+ restaurants, including all restaurants within Burj Al Arab, and at participating outlets of the Jumeirah Flavours programme at the hotel sister properties (including Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Mina A'Salam, Jumeirah Al Qsar, Jumeirah Al Naseem, and Souk Madinat Jumeirah). Some outlets may require guests to dine from a set menu, and supplementary charges may apply to premium dishes and outlets.


Half Board is applicable only for lunch on 31 Dec.

One-Bedroom Panoramic Suites are on 2 levels with floor-to-ceiling windows offering 180 degree views overlooking the panorama of Dubai and the Arabian Gulf and sleep maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children (under 12 years).

Two-Bedroom Deluxe Suites are perfect for families and friends, on 2 levels with 2 lounges, 2 bedrooms overlooking the sea and a private dining room. Suites sleep maximum 5 adults or 4 adults and 2 children (under 12 years).

The Diplomatic Suite which is located more than 150 metres above the sea is also available, with 2 king-size beds and sofa bed, sleeping maximum 6 adults and 2 children (under 12 years).

Al Muntaha Restaurant (modern European cuisine), Ristorante L'Olivo at Al Mahara (innovative Mediterranean cuisine), Al Iwan (Arabic restaurant - temporarily closed), Bab Al Yam poolside restaurant, Sahn Eddar (International cuisine), Sal (pop up restaurant on the beach, casual dining). Skyview Bar. GILT. 5 swimming pools. Talise Spa and Fitness with beauty treatments*, massage*, and Jacuzzis*. Complimentary access to Summersalt Beach Club, located at Jumeirah Al Naseem (guests will be accommodated on first come, first served basis). Water sports* including windsurfing, water-skiing, snorkelling and Hobie Cat sailing available at Jumeirah Beach Hotel. Tennis* available at Jumeirah Beach Hotel. Golf available nearby*. Access to Kids' Club at Al Naseem, Al Qasr. Complimentary access to Wild Wadi Waterpark™. 24-hour room service*.

4 nights between 28 Dec-7 Jan.

No arrivals or departure permitted on 31 Dec.

* Denotes local charge.


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Dec 1, 2023 ali m Germany

Such a nice experience I’ve ever had and perfect hospitality, breathtaking view, we experienced a daramatic night there, generous with their time and advice, we enjoyed everything it was superb، well-worth seeing, the atmosphere is awesome and O definitely recommend
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Dec 1, 2023 mrsmmd dubai

What an experience . We felt totally spoilt . All the surroundings all staff members were at another level. We were met by such friendly staff at the door. Our check in was quick our room was magnificent with beautiful views - not sure this experience can ever be beaten.
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Nov 30, 2023 Shafik S

Burj alarb one of the best hotel i have seen ever receptions Customer services every thing but let me take u to the anther world and story with Captien NEMR or tiger from hydro water sport i did fly board with him it was really professional class he made very easy great hospitality and welocme and he made master in 10 m different feeling thank… Read more
Burj alarb one of the best hotel i have seen ever receptions Customer services every thing but let me take u to the anther world and story with Captien NEMR or tiger from hydro water sport i did fly board with him it was really professional class he made very easy great hospitality and welocme and he made master in 10 m different feeling thank also to the made for me the booking definitely i will visit u again thanks alot guys 💕🙏 Read less
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Nov 28, 2023 Henrik R

Excellent staff and service. Nice and clean suites, you’re feel welcome in 1 minute when you arrive at the hotel. The breakfast are supreme. Nice surroundings. The hotel is over our expectations. Not a 7-star hotel! 10 stars here from Denmark. We Will defently come back again😊
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Nov 27, 2023 Lorena T

The Skyview Lounge was a great place for sunset / early evening drinks. We had champagne and bar snacks which were delicious. While it is quite pricey, the service was excellent, and the views were stunning in this iconic location for a special event.