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The top 7 luxury romantic hotels in Dubai

We take a closer look at some of the finest romantic hotels that Dubai has to offer.

By LLM Reporters  |  November 25, 2021
View of Jumeirah Beach Hotel with his private beach space
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If there is one thing that Dubai is known for, it’s the city’s impressive selection of lavish hotels that promise plush interiors, endless amenities, top-rated victuals, and a stay fit for royalty. There are many a reason why you may wish to visit this thriving city in the UAE – to view the stunning architecture up close, to visit the array of marine animal parks, or to experience the luxury shopping, top restaurants, and diverse nightlife scene – but if a romantic trip for you and your partner is one of them, then you are in good hands.

Whether you are planning a visit for next Valentine’s Day, your anniversary, honeymoon, a potential proposal, or perhaps you’re looking to host the big day itself there, Dubai’s range of fantastic five-star hotels will certainly fit the bill for your romantic trip.

From stunning spa hotels for indulgent days, superb hotel suites that scream excess, restaurants providing the perfect intimate dinner for two, and a range of activities that can be arranged for couples, we take a look at some of the finest romantic hotels that Dubai has to offer.

Hyatt Regency Dubai

Hyatt Regency Dubai
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Head to Dubai’s historic centre for a stay at the five-star Hyatt Regency and explore the nearby Gold Souk, Dubai Museum, and a range of shopping malls. Available to book through Brightsun Travel, this luxury hotel features a range of facilities to ensure your trip is far from being a boring one. There’s a rooftop revolving restaurant, nightclub, karaoke lounge, spa, fitness centre, ice rink, coffee shop, Japanese restaurant, and more, while rooms offer a stylish stay with enviable views.

Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Aerial view of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Featuring a unique design from the outside in, this landmark building showcases glamour and sophistication at every turn. Designed in a sail shape and sitting out on the water, the upscale hotel boasts suites decorated in regal colours spread over two floors with butlers on hand to tend to every whim. Guests can expect to dine across nine restaurants, while the swim-up bar, extensive outdoor terrace, and luxury facilities would make for the perfect honeymoon.

W Dubai – The Palm

W Dubai - The Palm
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Featuring its own private beach area, outdoor pool, rooftop bar, three restaurants, and a luxurious spa among others, the five-star W Dubai – The Palm is a sanctuary for those seeking a romantic trip to this city. Suites include spacious outdoor terraces, bold décor, great views, 55-inch TVs, a freestanding bath and walk-in rainfall shower, while the E-WOW suite – a 864sqm residence – is sure to add the wow factor to any trip.

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah
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This opulent five-star resort occupies a 200m stretch of coastline on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah island. Plush suites boast marble bathrooms, furnished balconies, sumptuously soft bedding, and all the little in-room extras you could wish for. Choose from the six restaurants and lounges to enjoy a memorable meal at or partake in the range of water sports available at your leisure.

Atlantis, The Palm

Atlantis, The Palm
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No list would be complete without this goliath in Dubai’s hotel scene. Looking like something from a Disney movie, this magnificent resort hotel sits on the crescent of the city’s iconic Palm Island and boasts some 23 restaurants, a luxury spa, water park, nightclub and more. Stay in the underwater aquarium suite for the ultimate in memorable holiday experience.

One&Only The Palm

One&Only The Palm
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Romance is sure to bloom here with the setting and hotel’s five-star facilities providing endless opportunities for relaxation and quality time with your loved one. Food lovers will be in heaven with a range of highly rated restaurants, while a private beach, palm tree lined pool, spa, gardens, and selection of opulent suites and villas have proven to be a big hit with previous guests.

Habtoor Grand Resort, Autograph Collection

Habtoor Grand Resort, Autograph Collection
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The perfect place to host your wedding, this five-star resort provides a fantastic range of activities and facilities for guests to choose from alongside lavish suites in a prime waterfront location.

Luxuriate in the spa, get active with a selection of water sports activities, lounge by one of the pools, party at the bar, dine on international and regional cuisine at the assortment of restaurants or head to the nearby Dubai Marina or The Walk at Jumeirah Beach Residence. Stay in a spacious room which benefits from a marble bathroom, comfy bed, 24-hour room service, minibar, and flat screen TV or upgrade to a suite, which boasts a living area and access to a club lounge.