Dubai is the ultimate city of contrasts. Here, soaring modern skyscrapers and fast highways exist side by side with ancient mosques and traditional souk markets. Staying at Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai, gives one easy access to Dubai’s intriguing attractions. It takes just 15 minutes to get to the hotel from Dubai International Airport. In addition, the World Trade Centre, Dubai Convention Centre, Dubai Financial Centre and downtown Burj Khalifa are just five minutes away.
Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai, in the heart of the city
This is life at its best. This is Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai.
You spend the day exploring the city’s exciting activities. You go on a shopping spree at Dubai’s famous malls, such as Dubai Mall, Mall of the Emirates and Festival City, where you purchase luxury designer label products. Longing for a bit of peace, you visit Jumeirah Mosque and are impressed with its beautiful twin minarets and majestic dome. You finish your day’s excursions with a desert safari and are thrilled as the vehicle roars up and down the sand dunes, creating a scene reminiscent of the ancient desert traveller.
Returning to the hotel, you find that you've arrived at the perfect time to catch the sunset. From your room, you take in the sight of the gorgeous rays spreading across the shimmering Arabian Sea.
Ready for a good meal, you ponder your options. There's a delectable international buffet at Dunes Café and modern Vietnamese cuisine at Hoi An. Though you have many choices, you decide to sample the renowned Cantonese cuisine at Shangri-La’s signature Chinese restaurant, Shang Palace.
After your delicious meal, you decide to pamper your body at the spa. The "Kerstin Lavender Dreams Ultimate" begins with an energising full-body exfoliation treatment that features earthy minerals and calming lavender. Next, you enjoy a relaxing pressure-point massage that uses healing stones to draw out toxins and restore balance.
As you soak in the sensations, you start planning activities for the days ahead. With so much to discover tomorrow, you want to enjoy the serene feeling while it lasts in the lush surroundings of Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai.