Dubai Palm and Atlantis

Dubai

DUBAI PALM ATLANTIS the world famous landmark of UAE and Dubai´s amazing monument to architecture and engineering.

The Palm Islands Dubai

No doubt one of the most recognisable landmarks on the planet is the aerial view of the Palm Islands Dubai. Palm Jumeirah is made up of private residences and hotels and the iconic palm tree design is actually visible from space.

This man made wonder of the world was constructed using primarily rock and sand, 5.5 million cubic metres of rock and 94 million cubic metres of sand to be exact.

Dubai´s Palm Islands represent the largest man-made island structures on earth. The Islands were constructed on reclaimed land and have deveoloped into a tourist hub and lure helping to develop and secure Dubais fast growing tourism industry.

The "Palm Islands" actually consit of 3 main islands

  • Palm Jumeirah
  • Palm Jebel Ali
  • Palm Deira

Palm Jumeirah is the only island actually open to visitors and is home to luxury hotel and residential accomodations alongside commercial areas such as the Cresent and 16 Fronds.  Many top celebrities have property in the islands and the symbol of luxury continues to tempt the rich and famous.

In terms of numbers and to give some idea of the scale of this amazing project here are the some facts: 

  • The Dubai Palm Islands have 60 hotels
  • 5000 water front apartments.
  • 4000 residential homes and villas.
  • 1000 "water homes" 

Along with the above, the islands boast a host of shopping and leisure facilities including malls, cinemas, sports and restaurants in plenty.

One more amazing fact about the Dubai Pam Islands is that they were constructed in only 4 years! 

If its good enough for David Beckham, its good enough for me! 

The Atlantis - Palm Dubai

The Atlantis Hotel and Resort is the crown of the Palm Islands and located a the the very tip of the palm offers stunning views 360degrees fromt eh turqoise waters of the Gulf to the stunning Dubai skyline.  The Atlantis Resort is another world completely and you will enter a world of pure luxury as soon as you arrive. Some of the signature suites actually boast underwater bedrooms and bathrooms! 

Celebrity Chef restaurants feature here also with brands such as, 

  • Nobu - Japanese Peruvian Fusion
  • Grodon Ramsay - Bread Street Kitchen and Bar
  • Ronda Locatelli - Italian masterclass
  • Hakkasan - Michien starred

The Atlantis Dubai is a world of its own, a world you may never wish to leave, it certainly is the jewel in the crown! 

 

 
 
 

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