It’s easy to understand why Dubai is becoming a dream holiday destination – the city is a grown up’s theme park, the place where luxury and opulence meets the Middle East. Seven star hotels, massive shopping malls, skiing in the desert and the beauty of the Arabian Gulf – a visit to Dubai will surpass all of your expectations.
Dubai is a grown up’s theme park, a city with the luxury and opulence of huge shopping malls and seven star hotels influenced by an undeniably Middle Eastern feel. Like no other holiday destination, a visit to Dubai will surpass all of your expectations, and allow you to revel in the splendour of the area.
Dubai is an easily accessible city, with visitors entering via Dubai International Airport, which is fairly central – around 5 kilometres from Downtown Dubai. Public transport around the city can be sporadic but local taxis are copious and it’s easy to rent a car if you desire. Remember too, that Dubai is a ‘duty-free’ zone which makes it a fabulous place for shopping!
For more information about visiting Dubai, take a look at our Dubai Guide.
In the know
Dar Al Masyaf offers a number of ways to make your stay extra special – if you know about them! Here are our insider’s secrets for your holiday:
One of the best and most relaxing ways to explore the resort is via the widely available Abras – water taxis. These can get you around the resort when tired legs don’t want to walk, or you could just take a tour of the area.
All guests of the hotel receive complimentary access to Wild Wadi Water Park – a high adrenaline water playground for kids and adults alike. The water park is located adjacent to the sister hotel, Jumeirah Beach Hotel.
The Madinat Theatre offers a range of different shows through the year – from family friendly adventures like The Jungle Book to adults-only shows such as Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus. Check out what is on during your visit and remember to book tickets early!
The hotel stays open year round – so if you’re looking for somewhere warm to stay this Christmas season, this might be the perfect choice for you!