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Atlantis The Palm, sight or hotel?
Dubai has many landmarks like the Burj Al Arab and the Burj Khalifa and the Atlantis hotel on the Palm Jumeirah is one of them! This incredible hotel offers some amazing architecture along with a number of luxury amenities and activities to make your stay as memorable as possible. But the Atlantis is more than a hotel, because it attracts many tourists to get a picture with the hotel. Even the Big Bus and Citysightseeing hop on hop off buses have a stop at the Atlantis to drop many tourists here to visit the hotel and it's attractions.
Many tourists want to visit the Atlantis hotel for free to see the beautiful lobby and the swimming pools, but unfortunately only hotel guests are allowed in the hotel. There's security at each entrance and without a wristband of the hotel you won't be allowed to enter. Your best chance of getting in is to book a table in one of their restaurants. If you are not a hotel guest you can visit the shopping gallery, the Lost Chambers aquarium and the Aquaventure waterpark. If you want to get some nice pictures of the Atlantis hotel you should walk to the Boardwalk opposite to the hotel at the border of the Palm Jumeirah. Here you will have a fantastic view at the Atlantis and can shoot some great pictures. Alternatively, you can take the Dubai Ferry or a boat tour from the Dubai Marina to have a great view at the Atlantis from the sea.
Attractions of the Atlantis
The Atlantis is filled with plenty of water activities like the Lost Chambers aquarium and the Aquaventure Waterpark where you can swim with dolphins and enjoy the wonders of Shark Safari. You can also experience Sea Lion Point or splash down in one of the many amazing waterslides or river rides. The hotel also includes Splasher's Kids Play Area, Aquarium Dives, Cownose Ray Feeding and the Ultimate Snorkeling experience. There are a number of waterpark restaurants for you to enjoy along with having your picture taken with dolphins and sea lions. Atlantis is the ultimate hotel if you enjoy water activities and you can enjoy these attractions without being a guest but you will have to pay.
The Atlantis includes a wide variety of guest rooms and suites with amenities ranging from Ocean Deluxe Guest Rooms with pristine views of the beach and Arabian Sea to suites that include Executive, Regal and Presidential suites with tranquil baths and serene lounges to rooms with elegant decor and architectural fixtures. For a truly luxurious experience, check out the Grand Atlantis or the Royal Bridge Suites with elegant features and plenty of room to stretch out and enjoy the views of the hotel and surroundings.
Eating out at the Atlantis
The hotel includes 23 different restaurants with a wide range of delicacies and International fare. Some of the restaurants include Gordon Ramsey's Bread Street Kitchen and Bar, the Seafire Steakhouse, the Poseidon Cafe and Ossiano where you can enjoy elegant dining while watching marine life in the amazing Ambassador Lagoon. The Ossiano includes a number of special as well as 5 and 7 course set menus and fresh catch of the day set in an intimate dining atmosphere. The hotel also includes the Burger Joint, Plato's Coffee and Tea Lounge, Yuan Chinese Restaurant, Nobu Japanese Restaurant and the Kaleidoscope Buffett Restaurant.
Nightlife at the Atlantis
If enjoying the nightlife is more your style, the Atlantis has plenty to offer you. Enjoy dancing the night away at the hotels private beach or spend the evening at one of the many nightclubs and bars like N'Dulge, Nobu Bar and Lounge, Yuan Bar and Lounge and Barazura to name a few. You can indulge yourself while enjoying the nightlife and listen to exciting Dj's and some of the hottest artists in the world. When you are ready for an amazing getaway, Atlantis the Palm is the destination for you. Come see what you are missing out on!
Atlantis the Palm can be visited for free but you will only be able to visit the shopping gallery. If you want to visit the Lost Chambers and/or Aquaventure Waterpark you will have to pay. Check for their prices on the page about Lost Chambers and the page about Aquaventure Waterpark.
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