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Madinat Jumeirah - Luxury holidays to Dubai

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  • About this holiday

    The journey and how you get there

    Complimentary

    Access to Wild Water waterpark

    Included in your holiday

    Flight informationWe include a scheduled flight from London Heathrow or Gatwick, Birmingham, Manchester or Glasgow to Dubai International Airport with Emirates. Flights with British Airways are also available. Flight durationThe duration of the flight is approximately 8 hours.TransferThe private taxi transfer from Dubai International Airport to the hotel takes approximately 25 minutes.Sole Occupancy TransfersOur transfers are based on two or more people sharing. If only one person is travelling the supplement is £70. 

    Holiday prices

    The prices displayed here are the best possible prices for this hotel today. Prices are updated regularly to take into account changes in rates and to make our prices as competitive as possible for you. You must also apply any current special offers which will reduce these holiday prices. What's Included. Prices are per person based on two people sharing a Type A 'Deluxe room with balcony' double or twin room and include scheduled flight with Emirates London to Dubai, Economy, private return luxury transfers from airport to hotel, bed and breakfast, three massages and two facials from the Talise Spa. 
     

    Hotel code

    WW53

    Our opinion

    Hotel description

    The immense and luxurious Madinat Jumeirah resort has been designed to reflect a traditional and ancient Dubai, with meandering waterways, elegant domes and intricate detail. The Madinat Jumeirah resort is made up of three hotels: Mina A’Salam, Al Qasr and Dar Al Masyaf. Mina A’Salam and Al Qasr are impressive boutique and summer palace style hotels respectively that face the palm-fringed beach.Mina A’Salam has a good choice of bars and lounges and three refined dining options. These include traditional Chinese dishes at Zheng He, ocean dining at The Wharf where fresh seafood is served, and all day dining at Al Muna where guests can enjoy Arabic and international cuisine. All restaurants have terraces where guests can dine al fresco enjoying views of the sea and harbour. Al Qasr is a luxurious palace and the centrepiece of the resort with extensive gardens and large pool areas. It also has a selection of bars, lounges and restaurants with al fresco dining. The restaurants serve a selection of French inspired cuisine with Asian and Australian influences as well as healthy Californian cuisine. Dar Al Masyaf is made up of traditional summerhouses featuring rooms and suites dotted around charming courtyards. Approached through gardens is Pai-Thai, Dar Al Masyaf’s secluded all day dining restaurant which serves a diverse range of cuisine with al fresco dining with beautiful views of the waterway.The Talise Spa can be reached by land or waterway, and is itself a labyrinth of paths, waterchannels and courtyards. With 26 uniquely designed treatment rooms arranged in island clusters of small private oases, the philosophy at the spa is based on holistic treatments tailored to the individual in discreet, tropical surroundings. Using local specialities, treatments are designed to rejuvenate and energise the body. The impressive new Madinat Jumeirah resort offers excellent standards of luxurious accommodation, services and facilities where guests will feel pampered and restored.   

    Location

    Dubai

    Official star rating

    5

    Annual opening

    All year.

    Distance from airport

    About 25 minutes by car.

    Closest airport

    Dubai International

    Room types

    855 rooms and suites in total at the resort, all with private bathroom with bath and walk-in rain shower, balcony or terrace, dressing area, lounge.

    Arabian Deluxe room
    Ocean Deluxe room
    Premium Leisure Arabian Deluxe room
    Premium Leisure Ocean Deluxe room
    Junior Arabian Suite
    Junior Ocean Suite
    Arabian One-Bedroom Suite with balcony and terrace, separate lounge and dining area
    Ocean One-Bedroom Suite with balcony and terrace, separate lounge and dining area

    Room types, Dar Al Masyaf
    All rooms have private bathroom with bath and walk-in rain shower, balcony or terrace.
    Arabian Deluxe room in the Arabian Summerhouse
    Arabian Deluxe room in the Gulf Summerhouse
    Ocean Deluxe room in the Gulf Summerhouse with direct access to beach
    Arabian Suite in the Arabian Summerhouse with lounge and dining area
    Arabian Suite in the Gulf Summerhouse with separate lounge
    Ocean Suite in the Gulf Summerhouse with direct access to beach

    Room types, Mina A’ Salam
    All rooms have private bathroom with bath and walk-in rain shower, air conditioning, satellite TV, telephone, hairdryer, minibar, safe.
    Arabian Deluxe
    Ocean Deluxe
    Premium Leisure Arabian Deluxe
    Premium Leisure Ocean Deluxe
    One-Bedroom Ocean Suite with balcony, lounge area and dining area

    Hotel facilities and services

    45 restaurants and bars, private beach, Talise Spa, Quay Health club with gym, two squash courts, indoor lap pool, learner pool, fitness studio, aerobic classes, sauna and steam rooms, souq, theatre, nightclub, water sports centre, tennis courts.     

    There are a number of indoor and outdoor pools at the resort, including a children’s pool. There is lifeguard supervision at the main pool and the children’s pool from 8am to 8pm.
    The hotel is located on a private sandy beach and the sea is safe for supervised children’s swimming. There is a lifeguard at the beach from 8am to 10pm.
    Restrictions: Children under 14 may not have spa treatments, but over 12 may use the facilities when accompanied by an adult. 


    Water sports

    Diving, windsurfing, sailing, water skiing, kneeboard, wakeboard, banana rides, kayaks, boat trips - all possible at a charge. Children's life jackets are provided for water-based sports including boat trips.

    Land sports

    Quay Health club with gym, two squash courts, indoor lap pool, learner pool, fitness studio, aerobic classes, tennis courts and lessons (rackets can be hired at a charge).

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Dubai city is 20 kilometres from the hotel, worth visiting for its vibrant souqs and duty free shopping. The region is also well known for its excellent golf courses and horse racing.
    Highlights for families iinclude Wild Wadi Water Park and desert safari excursions.

    Sports nearby

    Golf

    Children

    Children are very welcome. One child up to 11 stays free on room only when sharing their parents’ room on existing bedding. Sinbad’s Kids' Club at Al Qasr. Premium Leisure Club lounges at Al Qasr and Mina A’ Salam offer complimentary refreshments and special facilities for children including fully equipped games room.

    Minimum stays

    Minimum 7-night stay from 27 December 2013 to 1 January 2014.

    Other information

    Talise SpaTalise is the new worldwide spa brand of Jumeirah, and the spa at Madinat Jumeirah is impressively exotic, harmonious and comprehensive. 26 treatment rooms are laid out in island clusters - small private oases amidst tropical landscapes. You can stroll through private courtyards and stunning gardens, designed to ease you into a calm and relaxed frame of mind. Beautiful outdoor treatment tents allow you to experience your chosen treatment in harmony with nature, letting you immerse yourself in the Arabian surroundings. Aside from the normal treatment areas some rooms are kept private for ladies, while others are specifically for couples.The philosophy of Talise is to be the Spa for Self Discovery, and it aims to achieve this by providing a very individual, person-centred approach using five basic ingredients. Traditional spa treatments go hand in hand with alternative therapies and mind, body and soul treatments, and to these are added nutrition and physical fitness programmes. Talise uses only products from Sodashi, one of the world’s only totally natural skin care ranges.  

    Talise AbsolutionThe epitome of luxury, nurture and individual care. After a gentle foot ritual and pressure point massage, hot oil will be drizzled over your back, and you will have a four-hands life rhythm massage with steamed herbal poultices drenched in hot oil. Next a synchronized Lomi Lomi Sequence fused with Thai and Balinese movements. The layering of treatment oils and techniques prepare the body for the absorption and penetration of the minerals and nutrients in the full body mask. Hot compression to the face, pressure massage and an application of hair and scalp mud will culminate in an uplifting foot massage.Herbal Stone PoulticeA distinctive therapy incorporating the special healing powers of gems and potent herbs. A poultice of dark green aventurine spheres, woven into a powerful healing instrument, is applied to the core section of your body. A mixture with lavender as the key ingredient is applied to the extremities. The aventurine awakens the body’s natural healing abilities, which are drawn actively to the lavender, bringing enhanced healing energy to the limbs as the aromatic scent places the mind at ease.Talise Pure AwakeningTo reduce jet-lag or fatigue, this cleansing treatment begins with an invigorating body brushing to stimulate circulation. Sodashi’s all natural purifying mask is then applied to the whole body to stimulate the circulatory system, relieving the body of any sluggishness and congestion, removing unwanted toxins.

    Talise Crystal OpulEssence FacialSensuality BathJojoba Bead ExfoliationDetoxifying Body WrapAromatic Hydration FacialAnti Ageing Indulgence FacialPlant Extract Face and Neck TreatmentRe-mineralizing Mud MaskEnlivening Salt TherapySodashiEnergizing MassageScalp Mud TreatmentFull Body MassageSteam Head Wrap & Scalp Mud MassageTui Na MassageThai and Balinese MassageManual Lymphatic DrainageFive Element Shiatsu MassageIndian Head MassageHot Stone TherapyOcean Contour Body TreatmentJojoba Pearl Body PolishShiffa Luxury Hammam Ancienne Deto 

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