Anantara opens first Dubai beach resort

Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa ... first luxury beach resort in the emirate

ANANTARA Hotels, Resorts & Spas’ first Dubai property welcomed its first guests on September 15, 2013.  Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa is a luxurious, Thai-inspired beach resort located on Palm Jumeirah.

Set amidst lush landscaping, 293 guest rooms and villas redefine urban beachfront accommodation, and are designed with tasteful luxury and stunning lagoon and palm views.  Exclusive clusters of only four to eight guest rooms maximise privacy, and 130 of these rooms boast direct access to 10,000 square metres of lagoon pools.  The collection of private villas comprises Beach Pool Villas, the Middle East’s first Over-Water Villas and Two Bedroom Beach Pool Villas. 

Impressive facilities invite guests to create the perfect escape.  Lazy days can be enjoyed at Anantara’s 400 m long private beach, as well as at three lagoon-inspired pools and a 50 m shoreline infinity pool. Guests can enjoy a variety of water sports includes kayaking, wake boarding and paddle boarding, as well as diving and snorkelling adventures. Two well-equipped gyms and two tennis courts extend the choice of energising leisure pursuits. The Chill Teens’ Club and Tuk Tuk Kids Club keep youngsters happily entertained.  In December 2013, the resort will open the Anantara Spa offering 16 treatment suites.  

The resort also features six restaurants and bars. The property has incorporated Thai essences such as the floating market boats across the lagoons serving tropical beverages, and three wheeler tuk-tuks transport guests around the resort.