Designed to resemble a billowing sail, the Burj al Arab hotel soars to a height of 321 metres, dominating the Dubai coastline. At night, it offers an unforgettable sight, surrounded by choreographed colour sculptures of water and fire. This all-suite hotel reflects the finest that the world has to offer.

There are

8 restaurants and lounges, including:

  • Al Muntaha - which means the ultimate or the highest at 200 metres above the Arabian Gulf, offering modern European cuisine
  • Al Mahara - seafood restaurant accessible by a three minute virtual submarine voyage. Magnificent oval aquarium visible throughout the restaurant
  • Al Iwan - sea view restaurant. Finest Arabian hospitality with décor of dramatic gold, red and black
  • Majlis Al Bahar - a casual alfresco restaurant serving Mediterranean specialities
  • Sahn Eddar - at the base of the world's tallest atrium and offering light fine fare and Afternoon Tea
  • Juna Lounge - a stylish and intimate lounge with a fine selection of cigars
  • Skyview Bar - located adjacent to Al Muntaha, a wonderful location for pre- and post dinner drinks
  • Bab Al Yam - cafe restaurant with a relaxing atmosphere and stunning views