Atlantis, The Palm

This hotel was brought to the world’s attention in 2008 amid a star-studded opening ceremony and a stunning sequence of pyrotechnics; guests will be pleased to see that this magical atmosphere continues everyday. A place where original concepts and facilities abound, this remarkable resort is a favourite for families and fun-seekers alike.

Constructed around the iconic arch of Atlantis are 1539 rooms and suites in a huge range of styles and sizes, offering views of Palm Island and the azure waters of the Arabian Gulf. Wake up to schools of shimmering fish gliding past your window in the Underwater Suites, or stay up high and enjoy the stunning panoramas.

Swim with dolphins in Dolphin Bay or uncover the mystery of The Lost Chambers Aquarium, home to 65,000 marine animals. Newly opened in September 2013, Aquaventure Waterpark has revolutionised the waterpark experience with the all-new Tower of Poseidon packed with exhilarating water slides. For younger visitors, Splashers water playground has been specially designed just for them.

Be amazed by the spectacular ShuiQi Spa and Fitness Centre or choose from a host of other activities, which include tennis and watersports. Adventurous guests can fly high on the Middle East’s longest zip line, while those who prefer more leisurely pursuits can relax on a private beach. With twenty restaurant venues, cuisine at this magical residence spans from simple casual fare to sophisticated Michelin-star dining.