Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai

We begin our series of covering 7 star hotels with the most famous of its kind – Burj Al Arab in Dubai. Some say the 7 star rank is a bit over the board but you be the judge.

The hotel has been called as one of the most luxurious hotels in the world. It also holds the record for the highest tennis court in the world. The luxury hotel has 202 duplex suites spread across 27 floors while the accommodation ranges between 170 and 780 square meters.

The hotel is conveniently situated on the coast of Dubai and said to resemble a huge billowing sail with its height of 321 meters.

Some of the luxurious facilities it offers include

  • chauffeur-driven Rolls Royce
  • Majles Al Bahar private beach exclusively for guests
  • unlimited access to the adventure park living, dining and office spaces in each suite
  • golfing
  • Assawan Spa and Health Club equipped with spa, sauna, Jacuzzi, hydrotherapy baths, oriental massage, stand up solarium, squash court, infinity pools, fitness studios and aerobics floor

So in total a worthy experience. Prices are starting from 1000 USD / per night for the 170 square meter single bedroom suite (accommodates 2 grown-ups + 2 children under 12 years).