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The incredible Burj Al Arab, the world's only 7 star rated hotel and the tallest

Burj Al Arab: The 7 Star Hotel in Dubai


Dubai currently has the world's only seven star hotel, the Burj Al Arab hotel. At a height of 1,050 feet (321 metres above sea level) tall, it is also one of the world’s tallest hotels. It is also the iconic landmark of the Emirate.

If staying at a 5 star luxury hotel in Dubai wasn't enough, the 7 star Burj Al Arab has re-written the definition of serious luxury and boutique accommodation anywhere in the world. Absolutely ideal for weddings and honeymoons and for those who want somewhere private and secluded away from the hustle and bustle of life in the fast lane.


The hotel is shaped as a sail to symbolise the history of this former fishing village. This stunning architectural masterpiece is visible from most places within Dubai especially at night when it displays a multitude of lights in various colours. Whether you are in the Jumeirah area or on the Palm, you cannot miss this wonderful and exclusive building.


The hotel comprises of 202 rooms which are 28 double storey rooms which aren’t that many considering its size. If you’re looking for things to do when you travel to Dubai then you wont be disappointed, just the Madinat Jumeirah resort has plenty to keep you and the family busy with all sorts of fun, relaxation and activities.


The most expensive room in the hotel is the ‘Royal Suite’ which has been rumoured to cost nearly $30,000 per night.


The hotel comprises of many deluxe suites, these are;

  • One Bedroom Deluxe Suite
  • Two Bedroom Deluxe Suite – Perfect for two guests or more in this spacious suite which has its own kitchen offering breathtaking views of the Arabian gulf.
  • Panoramic Suite
  • Club Suite
  • Diplomatic Suite
  • Presidential Suite
  • Royal Suite - The absolute epitome of luxury on the 25th floor. You have privacy in every essence. Your own personal cinema, lift, dining area, two bedrooms including a four poster canopy bed and more luxury than you can imagine.

Guests of Burj Al Arab Benefit from Fine Dining So Reserve Your Table in Advance

If you are privileged to stay here then you will experience some of the most amazing corporate hospitality anywhere in the world. Eating is no problem as it has many restaurants to cater for your every need. Just ensure you book well in advance as the restaurants are very popular with guests and non guests alike. The fine dining at the 7 star hotel includes plenty of places to eat and drink, some of the most well known are;

    • Al Muntaha - Also known as 'The Ultimate'
    • Al Mahara - Also known as the 'Oyster Shell'
    • Majlis Al Bahar - Also known as Al Fresco

For all restaurants, it is recommended that advance reservations are made as the waiting list can potentially be months. As a guest of the Burj Al Arab, you will be given priority.


Enjoy International Cocktails, Smoke Cigars or How About Your Own Private Bar?

If you went to chill out and fancy a drink, the Juna Lounge is located on the ground floor. Whether you want to just relax and let off some stress, smoke some Cuban cigars or just enjoy the wonderful atmosphere, this place is certainly for you.


The Skyview Bar on the 27th floor will leave you in awe with some of the best views you will ever see. All kinds of international cocktails are available or request your own. Open all day, if you fancy something a little different, head to the Skyview Bar to discover something new.

Some of the benefits of your stay at the 7-star hotel include:

  • Your own butler 24 hours a day
  • Either chauffeured in a Rolls Royce/Bentley or flown in via a helicopter depending on if you stay in the upper or bottom half of the hotel. The hotel is located near Dubai International Airport.
  • Each room has a lounge, and a large plasma TV
  • Use of the facilities within the Madinat Jumeirah resort which consists of the Wild Wadi Water Park and also the Jumeirah Beach Hotel.

Dubai Includes Plenty of Activities for All the Family Including Waterparks and Golf

  • The Wild Wadi Waterpark is part of the Madinat Jumeirah resort and guests of the Burj Al Arab can enjoy unlimited access. All you need now is your swimming gear!
  • Access to world class Golf courses such as the Montgomerie Golf Course and Emirates Golf Club.

Need a Spa Treatment? The Health Club Offers Pure Relaxation!

Feel like you need a bit of pampering? The Assawan Spa & Health Club is ideal for you to take some time out and treat yourself. If you want pure luxury then go for the La Prarie range or the more affordable ESPA treatment. Spa treatments are for guests and the hotel is renowned for its privacy. Some guests have even mentioned how they have never seen a single person walk past them during their massage.



There are other hotels in Dubai in the vicinity such as The Atlantis and various other luxury hotels but staying at the 7 star Burj Al Arab is a magical experience that will not be forgotten in a hurry. Just ensure that you check availability as the 7 Star Burj Al Arab can get booked very quickly so advanced reservations are a must, especially during peak times.


Whether you are out on business or pleasure, the 7 star hotel in Dubai, the Burj Al Arab will not cease to amaze you.


Visit the official Burj Al Arab Website