One of the tallest hotels in the world, also well-known for its seven-star rating. Its design was inspired by the giant sail used on Arabic traditional ships called dhows. Located on an artificial island, it has a unique position and offers majestic views of Dubai and the surrounding sea.
Even if not staying at this hotel, you can still appreciate the views from Skyview Bar or Sahn Eddar restaurant. However, you ought to make an advanced reservation in order to get in or purchase a special package offered by many travel agencies which often include the meal and the transfer as well.
Check the dress code beforehand – it is usually semi-formal or at least smart casual.
The hotel is open only to its guests. However, those interested in visiting can have an afternoon tea here.
Check the website for times of tea serving.
Prices for the afternoon tea start at 400 AED per person.
Official Website http://www.burj-al-arab.com/
Afternoon Tea seating times and prices http://www.jumeirah.com/en/hotels-resorts/dubai/burj-al-arab/offers/burj-al-arab-afternoon-tea/
Phone +971 4 301 7777
Address P.O.Box 74147, Dubai
Coordinates 25°8'28.631" N 55°11'7.283" E