Once home to pearl traders, Al Bastakiya offers a charming glimpse into the history of Dubai. Wander through winding lanes, past galleries and museums and beneath buildings topped with traditional wind tunnels. Our concierge can arrange a Dubai city tour.
With a helipad right outside this Festival City hotel, it's easy to embark on a tour of Dubai that will be unlike any other. During the helicopter ride you will see the city's urban skyline jutting from the surrounding desert.
To see a different side of Dubai, visit what locals call New Dubai. This area includes Media City, Dubai Marina and the Dubai Tram.
Don't Go Home Without
Take a complimentary shuttle to Al Badia Golf Club, one of the best Dubai golf courses. This 18-hole championship course captures the feel of the desert: saltwater lakes attract golf balls and birds alike, while foliage resembles that of an oasis.
It's crucial to be respectful to other cultures in the cosmopolitan city of Dubai. One of the easiest ways to do this is by dressing modestly. A good rule of thumb is to cover knees and shoulders. Feel free to ask our concierge for advice.
Childrens splash pool located on the beautifully landscaped leisure deck, and direct internal access to the world class shopping centre with a 12 screen cinema complex Bowling Centre and entertainment zone. A fair ground is also walking distance away.