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3 Jumeirah Street | Burj Al-Arab Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 301 7777
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Reviewed today via mobile

We were in the Burj al Arab for the afternoon tea at the Skyview restaurant. The reception area is stunning, including fountains, aquarium and attentive staff members. This is on a private island and not open to everyone. If you can visit, it is definitely...More

Thank nickss1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My partner and I visited Dubai last week and what an amazing trip we had. The place is packed with lots of fabulous places to see and things till do. The people are extremely friendly, it’s a very clean environment and may I add I...More

Thank louise m
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There is nowhere quite like it in the world. It's a must see if you are in Dubai! My husband & I visited the bars which were amazing! We were blown away with this hotel & was the highlight of our trip. The aqarium to...More

Thank Hope S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s one of the most luxury and expensive hotel in the world Very nice and magnificent architecture Not easy to enter If u r not staying there since u need to do online booking Advice to visit only and avoid spending many staying in

Thank AZIZ K
Reviewed 4 days ago

We did the Afternoon Tea at the Sky View and it was simply fabulous. The views were stunning and the staff were superb. While it is a little expensive we thoroughly enjoyed the experience and would difinitely recommend trying it.

Thank jenmarkinorlando
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had an unpleasant experience at the afternoon tea here. Although the hotel is still beautiful and clean and a true work of art from the design to the fountains. The experience with staff did not match. Despite it not being busy, we were rushed...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I dined here for Dinner while staying in Dubai and it was amazing. The hotel itself is stunning as you would expect from a 7 star property. It is very OTT and extravagant but I really liked it. The restaurant that I dined at was...More

Thank brad24631
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I were fortunate enough to have one nights stay at this fantastic hotel. It is everything you could dream of wishing for in a hotel: great staff, wonderful food, fantastic room (all with views) and friendly staff. Yes, I said staff twice...More

Thank williamkeith2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

Maybe 20 years ago this hotel had something to impress, but nowadays it has nothing special for this value of money. So much overrated. You don't feel welcome at this hotel at all! The security stops you all the time and you have to show...More

2  Thank admin1594
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been told so much about the Burj Al Arab I was so disappointed with the Sky Bar. It lacks atmosphere and the drinks were very expensive. I was there with friends in the evening, so couldn't see much if a view either as looks...More

Thank Sarah C
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Paul O
8 July 2018|
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Response from Net v | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, it’s not possible to gain access by just have a drink. You must be hotel guest (have a suite there) or make a booking for tea time or lunch/dinner in one of the restaurants. Therefore I would recommend the... More
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Lee M
18 April 2018|
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Response from Missy O | Reviewed this property |
You can only reserve the al Arab by getting the drinks with appetizers which are really nice. The view is awesome and unlike any other. I used opentable app to reserve a week or so before we went bc it will not be available... More
Maddy W
15 March 2018|
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Response from kurien10 | Reviewed this property |
You cannot enter inside the main gate without making a booking. The only thing you can do without a booking is take photos from the outside