With autumn in full force, and winter on the horizon, now is the perfect time to fly away to a sunny and warm destination. Where to? Choose Dubai, fly Emirates and experience life in the lap of luxury!

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Dubai is an incredible city with so much to see.

Surrounded by azure waters and the gentle breeze of the Arabian Gulf, the Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah is an oasis of perfection. The 5-star resort claims an Eastern stretch on the crescent of Palm Jumeirah, the world’s largest manmade island and archipelago, connected to Dubai’s coastline by highway, monorail, and subsea tunnel. Widely hailed as the eighth wonder of the world, the new resort boasts some of the islands’ best sea views and vistas of Dubai’s skyline.

Waldorf Dubai Palm Jumeirah
Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah exudes timeless elegance in one of Dubai’s premier beach front locations.
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View from the resort

There are many highlights, but you’ll be wowed once you enter the amazing lobby.

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah

An extension of the legendary ornately carved Waldorf Astoria clock in New York – the bronze clock is the focal point of the grand hotel lobby.

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah

Beach & Pool Vibes

Just a short drive from the hustle and bustle of the vibrant city, the setting of this magnificent hotel provides a heaven of tranquility. In addition to a 200 m private white sand beach on the shores of the Arabian Gulf, you will find 2 glamorous temperature controlled swimming pools.

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumierah

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah
Tuck yourselves away in one of the many secret spots hidden around the resort…

Service and a spectacular beach setting are key at Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah! Relax by the pool or on the beach as the hotel’s staff bring frozen drinks and ice-creams to cool you down.

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Sink into one of the sunloungers and admire the perfect view.
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And there is nothing like a beautiful sunset to end a lazy beach day on Palm Jumeirah!

Luxury Nights

This ultra-chic hotel boasts 319 luxury guest rooms and suites featuring an array of luxury amenities, including Waldorf Astoria signature beds, walk-in wardrobes, Salvatore Ferragamo bath amenities and the latest technology with i-docking station for added convenience. A selection of rooms and suites include guest access to the Waldorf Astoria Lounge, providing an exclusive area for breakfast, all day conveniences, evening cocktails and a quiet place to relax.

Now let’s have a look at the King Deluxe Suite Sea View (sleeps up to 4 persons)! Here you can take in the uninterrupted views of the Dubai skyline from the spacious terrace of the generous suite, boasting a separate living room and private bedroom featuring a king-sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed.

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah

Boasting sea views from both sides, the hotel truly reflects its enviable location, providing an inspirational setting for unforgettable moments.

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah

The living room is big enough to throw a party in.

The marble bathroom boasts a luxurious bathtub, separate walk-in shower, and double vanities. Other contemporary amenities include a 42-inch HDTV, i-docking station, coffeemaker and WiFi access as well as an assigned personal concierge to enhance your experience.

Wining & Dining

The six restaurants & lounges offer innovative dining, fabulous ambiance and panoramic sea views. Embracing the regions vibrant and ever-changing gastronomy and social scene, menus and ambience have been thoughtfully tailored and personalised to create unique resort experiences.

Sample dishes from around the world at the international all-day dining restaurant and buffet, Mezzerie, or indulge in a South East Asian feast at LAO, followed by cocktails in the exquisite Venetian style Serafina Bar. Or experience a vibrant evening at the signature restaurant Social by Heinz Beck.

Waldorf Astoria Executive Lounge
Waldorf Astoria Lounge

LAO – the South East Asian Restaurant
Serafina Bar
Social by Heinz Beck
Social by Heinz Beck

A poolside oasis located in the heart of the hotel’s elegant grounds, Palm Avenue offers a chic yet relaxed atmosphere and casual cuisine.

Palm Avenue
Palm Avenue

Peacock Alley looks out across the ocean, and offers you a traditional afternoon tea, and an outdoor terrace to enjoy romantic sunsets.

Begin your evening with pre-dinner cocktails at the beautiful Peacock Alley

Wellness & Spa

The 2,000 sqm spa with private garden provides the ultimate excuse to escape to a place of personal wellbeing. Pamper yourself at the legendary Waldorf Astoria Spa where philosophies of East and West merge in a unique sensory experience. A place of tranquility and calm, the spa offers signature and bespoke treatments creating a refuge to rest.

Waldorf Astoria Spa

Little Ones

The supervised Coco’s Kids Club welcomes children aged 3 to 12 years old and offers a variety of activities to ensure your children are kept well entertained while you enjoy some time to yourself. With 3 age group sections (3-5 years old, 6-8 years old and 9-12 years old), a video room and many seating areas, Coco offers a homely environment for your little ones.

Moreover, the staff really go the extra mile to make kids feel special. Specially crafted activities aimed to entertain specific age groups include hotel scavenger hunt, arts and crafts sessions, sandcastle building competitions, puppet shows, face painting, and sing-alongs. Located on the ground floor, Coco’s Kids Club is open from 10:00 a.m. until 19:00 p.m. daily.

To Do’s While You’re Here

The dedicated Water Sports Center offers an array of beach activities including scenic boat tours, snorkeling, kayaking, and pedal boating. Wind surfing, water skiing, and triple tube can also be arranged for those interested in more energetic water activities.

If you’re lucky enough you might enjoy the Waldorf Astoria Driving Experience! No matter what color you choose, these sensational cars will shape your deepest emotions.

Waldorf Astoria Driving Experience
Waldorf Astoria Driving Experience. Lamborghini test drive anyone?

Be sure to visit Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, a living wonder, and a stunning work of art. Book tickets for At the Top, Burj Khalifa observation decks, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime experience!

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Witnessing the gorgeous view to the Dubai skyline.

To sum it all up, sensational views, superb dining and top-notch facilities make Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah perfect for an all-indulgent vacation. If you’ve got a big occasion coming up in 2018, go celebrate in style at this iconic resort!

This post has been created in collaboration with Waldorf Astoria Dubai. Opinions are, as always, my own.