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It’s no secret that many Dubai travelers most look forward to enjoying the bright sunshine that the city is blessed with year round. Sure, the golden desert dunes, massive shopping malls, plush hotels, and luxurious nightlife are worth checking out. If you’re looking to spend a lot of time working on your holiday tan, lazing by the ocean, or enjoying water adventure activities, though, it’s worth staying at one of these beach hotels in Dubai.
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Jumeirah Beach Hotel
A luxurious five-star beach resort located on Jumeirah Beach Road, the Jumeirah Beach Hotel is a favorite among those looking for a fun beachside getaway in Dubai. Rooms, suites and villas are modern and fully equipped, and offer fantastic views of the ocean. The resort boasts five swimming pools, a kids’ club, health and wellness center, many tennis and squash courts, over 19 restaurants and bars, the renowned Talise Spa, and complimentary access to the Wild Wadi Water Park. The best part? The chance to soak up the sun or enjoy a romantic dinner on the private beach.
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa
Offering beautiful views of the Persian Gulf and a superb location right across from the lively JBR Walk, Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa is a great choice right on the beach. With three swimming pools, a kids’ club, and water sports, there’s plenty to choose from for your daytime activities. Rooms are modern and minimalistic, most with private balconies overlooking the ocean. Roman-themed Caracalla Spa even has hammam pools and Jacuzzis.
Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach
To experience the best of Arabian design elements and a classy modern style, don’t think twice before booking your stay at the Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach. Conveniently located on one of the city’s best beaches, the Four Seasons also provides easy access to other areas of interest, like the Jumeirah Mosque, Dubai Marina, and Madinat Jumeirah. Guests can choose from three swimming pools, a spa and fitness center, and many water sports. Ten restaurants and lounges provide a range of dining and nightlife options.
Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Marina
The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Marina is a five-star resort located on Jumeirah Beach and offers plenty of activities for active vacationers like wind surfing, wakeboarding, kayaking, sailing lessons, and beach games. Rooms have contemporary décor and are fully equipped. Nine restaurants serve a variety of cuisines, and the Friday brunch is one of the city’s best.
Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa
A lively and luxurious resort on Jumeirah Beach, the Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa is perfect for those who want to enjoy quality beach time and the city’s nightlife. Close to the bars and restaurants on JBR Walk and home to 15 bars and restaurants itself, the resort provides ample entertainment options. To best enjoy the views of the Dubai Marina and the Arabian Gulf, book a Tower Room.
When you’re looking for luxury beach hotels, these Dubai stays are sure to fit the bill.
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