When you arrive at this ostentatious property, you find all your stress instantly melting away. That is probably why Raffles The Palm Dubai has positioned itself as a “profound wellbeing and palatial pleasure.” This five-star beach palace hotel is the ultimate in luxury and offers virtually every comfort under one roof. If you are looking for a short vacation, where partying, eating out or shopping is not the goal, then Raffles is the hotel to pick.
They offer Premier rooms in various categories that are simply stunning. Their rooms have the plushest interiors with state-of-the-art multimedia systems for contemporary comfort. There is a sense of timeless glamour that makes the ambience magical while you live there. This replete with lavish bathrooms fit for queen with classic balconies that overlook the ocean or the pool.
The whole vibe is very ornate with a lot of gold embossing all over the hotel. You can just walk around in wonder as you soak in the interiors and find yourself walking into the popular lobby lounge called Bluthner Hall which is ideal to catch up with pals over high tea. Once you are done with the chit chatting, you can explore the unending outdoor space with a large pool that overlooks the private beach in the distance.
There is food fit for a 24 by 7 feast where you can indulge in all day dining in a regal ambience at Le Jardin. It has an Al Fresco terrace overlooking the well-manicured lawns. If you want something more intimate, than Matagi offers authentic Japanese cuisine for those with an experimental palate.
If you find yourself on the beach side and are hit by hunger pangs, there is Piatti by the Beach, their fine dining Italian restaurant, which is so charming and comes alive at night.
Once you are done with the dinning and you want to hang out at a bar, the Sola Jazz lounge is the place to chill with your favourite drinks as renowned musicians keep you entertained.
Like we already mentioned, there is something for everyone, so besides the inviting outdoor pool for those who love the sun, there is also a smaller indoor pool if you don’t wish to get baked in the heat. This area is close to the Cinq Mondes Spa, which has been rightfully described as “an urban sanctuary of well-being and bliss for complete rejuvenation of both body and mind.” Try any of their famed messages and you will come out a brand-new person, totally at peace with yourself.
Raffles The Palms is truly an oasis in this desert city, from where you will come back totally energised.