Souk Madinat Jumeirah
Enjoy a modern interpretation of a bustling Arabic market at the Souk Madinat Jumeirah. The Souk boasts a blend of outlets unlike anywhere else in Dubai, with boutique shops, galleries, cafes, restaurants and lounges. It is also home to one of the greatest concentration of art boutiques in the city including Gallery One and Mirage Glass. There are more than 20 waterfront cafes, lounges and restaurants, as well as the Madinat Theatre. Whether taking a stroll along the illuminated promenade or indulging in a sumptuous meal, there is something for everyone.
Souk Madinat Jumeriah can be reached by a 20-minute taxi ride from the hotel.
Dine Under the Stars
Discover Dubai while aboard a traditionally decorated wooden dhow (cabin cruise), as it sails along the Dubai creek under the stars. Witness major historic city landmarks, including Sheikh Saeed al-Maktoum's house and the Heritage Village. This evening cruise includes an Arabic inspired buffet dinner and traditional oriental music.
Arrangements for the Dubai dhow cruise can be made with the ready assistance of a member of the hotel concierge team.
To experience the cultural nightlife of Dubai, guests should partake in a traditional Emirati meal in the heart of the Bastakiya quarter. Considered one of the oldest residential areas in the country, Bastakiya features a collection of courtyard houses dating back to the end of the nineteenth century. Many these historic homes have been restored and transformed into shops and restaurants for local residents and visitors to enjoy.
The Bastakiya Quarter can be easily reached by a 20-minute taxi ride from the hotel.