Located on the Dubai’s tree-shaped Palm Island archipelago, Atlantis The Palm has captured the world’s imagination with its magnificent scale and ingenuity. The unique ocean-themed resort is built on its own artificial island, with 17 hectares of waterscape amusement at Aquaventure Waterpark, all within a 46-hectare site.
The luxury resort and hotel is home to one of the largest open-air marine habitats in the world, with over 65,000 marine animals in lagoons and displays including The Lost Chambers Aquarium, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis.
Atlantis has two underwater suites: Poseidon and Neptune. The suites have floor-to-ceiling windows offering captivating views of the 65,000 marine creatures that occupy Dubai’s Ambassador Lagoon. Each of the hotel’s signature suites is three stories high and creates an illusion of being beneath the sea.
The aquatic-themed designed room interior has a consuming romantic aura. It includes a large living area, a separate mailis/ TV room, a beautifully appointed bedroom and an en-suite bathroom. The suite is decorated with middle-eastern elements such as Arabian style Majlis, with Shisha instruments.
Guests are also offered complimentary private butler service round the clock. They also have access to the resort’s attractions, such as Aquaventure, The Lost Chambers and Dolphin Bay, in addition to complimentary breakfast, afternoon tea and evening cocktails, as well as access to the Imperial Club.
Atlantis The Palm is home to the No.1 water park in the Middle East and Europe. The Aquaventure Waterpark lets your surround yourself with sharks, fish and rays in its Shark Lagoon Adventures or snorkel in the magnificent Ambassador Lagoon, whilst thousands of marine animals swim alongside you in harmony. There’s more opportunity to view the marine life in “The Lost Chambers”, a maze of underwater halls and tunnels under one of the lagoons.
Atlantis boasts its own bottlenose dolphin population at the tropical Dolphin Bay. Set in over four and a half hectares Dolphin Bay is the first marine mammal rescue and rehabilitation center in Dubai. Here guests have the opportunity to swim or scuba dive alongside these charismatic creatures.
The ShuiQi Spa and Fitness spread over two floors within the Royal Towers of Atlantis, provides a sublime range of treatments, bathing options, traditional and water therapies.
Atlantis has 21 restaurants, clubs and bars, including four award-winning eateries Nobu specializing in Japanese cuisine, family-style Italian restaurant Ronda Locatelli, Seafire Steakhouse and Bar, as well as the underwater fine dining restaurant Ossiano.
Cost: INR 5,08,000 (approx. $8,270) onwards
Size: From 165-924 square meters
Occupancy: 2 adults + 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
Why should you splurge on it?
Calling Atlantis The Palm luxurious would be an understatement. Atlantis offers many more reasons for you not to leave including the huge Aquaventure water park, Dolphin Bay and The Lost Chambers Aquarium. Additionally, the resort offers high-end boutiques, a mile of pristine beach, bars, restaurants, lounges, a nightclub and a spa.
The two marine-themed underwater hotel suites, Poseidon and Neptune are in its own realm. You will be able to view the magnificent sea world and Atlantis ruins from its gigantic windows that will allow you to descend into your own private ocean paradise. Every room has touches of the sea in its décor and details, from a bowl of seashells to depiction of coral on drapery. With three floors of open living space and the most gorgeous view, why would anyone ever want to leave?
Atlantis The Palm
Crescent Road, Palm Jumeirah Island