Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort

5* out of 5 stars

The Far East marries the Middle East here at Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, as typical Asian architecture and impeccable service find a new home on the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, the city’s iconic man-made archipelago. Set on the east crescent of the Palm, 5-star resort Anantara Dubai’s rooms and suites enjoy uninterrupted views of the Arabian Gulf, or spectacular vistas of the Dubai skyline.

The resort is dotted with 10,000 square metres of lagoon pools, to which a number of rooms and villas have direct access. On the inside of the Palm where the sea is calm, Anantara Dubai features beach villas with private infinity pools, and luxury water villas that perch over the lapping waters. The recently refurbished spa now houses an enormous array of luxuriant treatment rooms including a Hammam suite, salt inhalation room, and a crystal & gemstone steam room that will see all your troubles evaporate.  

Anantara Dubai is a vast and undulating resort that begs to be explored. Its beautiful landscaped garden is populated with pools that vary in size from the large central swimming pool to the lagoons or the kids' pool. Children might also want to try the kids' club, so the grown ups can have a play themselves. In the evening, guests can take their pick of cocktails al fresco. Mediterranean, Australian-style beach grills and fine Asian fare are there for their delectation.





Standard Room

Feel refreshed by a view of the resort’s stunning lagoon pools, the Palm Jumeirah or the Arabian Sea and Dubai skyline. Located in the spectacular Anantara Residences within the resort complex, your room invites you to relax on your private balcony or rest inside, with expansive windows framing the scenery. Experience authentic luxury and absolute comfort, from splendid furnishings, to thoughtful touches and signature amenities - providing everything you need with a charming sense of style.  The 38 – 42 square metre Standard Room Residence features a private balcony, views of the resort lagoon pools and Palm, or the sea and city skyline. There's king or twin beds, a walk-in rain shower, and an interactive 40" LED TV. And to make your stay even more comfortable, you'll find a coffee machine, tea making facilities, a mini bar, plus a personal safe. Guests can also enjoy complimentary WiFi and individual climate controlled air-conditioning.

Premier Lagoon View

The charming sights of immaculately landscaped gardens and enticing lagoon pools greet guests staying in the Premier Lagoon View Rooms. Spread over an area of 47 square metres, these rooms are accentuated by splendid furnishings dressed in the finest linens with large windows providing views over the surrounding lagoons. After a day on the beach or by the pool, retreat to your room for a refreshing rain shower, or a peaceful soak in the bath tub, before slipping into a peaceful night’s sleep in a plush king size or twin beds.

Deluxe Lagoon View

Set on the second floor amidst lush landscaped gardens, the Deluxe Lagoon View rooms offer a unique, private sanctuary with the choice of a king size or twin beds and the convenient option of an extra day bed. Stylish in design and furnished with luxurious amenities, these spacious 52 square metre rooms feature expansive windows, opening the room to its delightful surrounds. The remarkable sights, comfortable furnishings and signature Anantara amenities all come together to create a truly blissful experience. Stepping outside, escape to your own personal balcony as you relax with the latest bestseller, or take in the views of the tranquil swimming lagoons.

Standard One Bedroom Apartment

Embrace cosmopolitan living and pleasurable relaxation in your spacious private sanctuary, covering an impressive 108 square metres, located in a spectacular property adjacent to the resort. Elegantly furnished with wooden flooring and soft neutral tones that reflect the surroundings of azure sea, contemporary lighting and audio controls allow you to set the perfect ambience, enhanced by a host of modern amenities. Sink into the plush comfy sofa and plump colourful cushions, admiring the coastal scenery. Your modern kitchen and spacious interior lead to a large balcony spanning the entire width of the apartment, affording far reaching views of the Arabian Gulf, stunning resort, or the iconic Palm Jumeirah.

Premier Lagoon Access

Enjoy a refreshing start to your day as you step into the surrounding lagoon pool from your Premier Lagoon Access Room. Then retreat to your private terrace to relax with a book, or gaze at the idyllic scenery while sipping a signature cocktail served pool side from the floating mixologist. After a leisurely day by the pool, indulge in the luxurious comforts of the spacious 47 square metre Premier Lagoon Access Rooms, each one featuring thoughtfully designed stylish furnishings, cool parquet floors and a plush king size bed.

Deluxe Lagoon Access

Relaxation comes easy on your own private terrace, surrounded by the inviting waters of the swimming lagoons, making it the perfect place to unwind as you bask in the dazzling Dubai sun. Indulgent havens of comfort, the spacious 52 square metre Deluxe Lagoon Access Rooms represent style and elegance. Unwind on the balcony as you take in the views and enjoy a signature cocktail prepared on the spot by a skilled mixologist as he traverses the lagoon aboard traditional Thai floating market style boats. Delight in the pleasures of life as you take advantage of the numerous entertainment options in the room or succumb to slumber in a magnificent bed dressed with crisp linens.

Standard Two Bedroom Apartment

Perfect for families and friends, these sumptuous 164 square metre Two Bedroom Apartments offer a charming and homely retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city, located in a spectacular property adjacent to the resort. Create the ideal mood to wind down by adjusting the contemporary lighting and audio features, which even allow you to play your favourite music throughout the apartment. Fall into a restful sleep in the comfy king size bed of the master bedroom, which also features a dressing area and large bathroom with a separate bath and refreshing rain shower.  The twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom is equally well-appointed, and both bedrooms benefit from the space, light and views afforded by floor to ceiling windows. Enjoy ample space to relax inside, or step out onto the expansive balcony for inspirational views of the Arabian Gulf, beautiful resort, or the Palm Jumeirah.

Deluxe Family Lagoon Access

A family room on two levels (duplex), with the master bedroom on the ground level and the second bedroom (or children’s room) on the basement level. The Master bedroom is equipped with a king size bed and the children’s room with bunk bed and entertainment system. Large terrace with direct access to one of the of the lagoon swimming pools.

Two Bedroom Luxury Terrace Apartment

For guests who appreciate the epitome of style, freedom and elite amenities, Two Bedroom Apartments with Luxury Terrace provide all you could wish for and more,in a spectacular property adjacent to the resort. Spanning 267 square metres, these prestigious apartments provide ample space for you all, and an exclusive, flexible lifestyle.  Impeccable design features are set against parquet wooden flooring and imposing hallway mirrors.  Your modern kitchen features high end granite countertops and appliances.  Wake up to the sound of the waves drifting through the open floor to ceiling glass doors, which lead to a rooftop outdoor space where you can soak up the sun, socialise and entertain, or simply gaze over the Arabian Gulf, the resort grounds or the Palm Jumeirah. Setting the mood for any occasion is a personalised experience, with contemporary lighting and audio controls. The master bedroom with a king size bed exudes tranquillity with blue and neutral shades, and also offers the convenience of a dressing area and large bathroom with a separate bathtub and rain shower. While the spacious twin bedroom is enticingly well-appointed, and also comes complete with its own en-suite bathroom.

One Bedroom Overwater Villa

Leave the world behind and step into a picturesque villa gracefully poised over the tranquil waters of the Arabian Gulf. Envelop yourself in the sky’s azure hues and gentle breeze in the privacy of an Over Water Villa, the first of its kind in the Middle East.

Spanning a generous 106 square metres, these villas are the epitome of luxury. Watch as the sun sets over the horizon while you enjoy a private dining experience on the villa deck or unwind in the oversized bathtub while gazing out over the endless panorama. A select number of Over Water Villas also feature a unique glass viewing panel set in the floor, offering new perspectives into the world beneath the ocean.

One Bedroom Beach Pool Villa

Tranquil retreats perched along the shoreline of the Arabian Gulf, the One Bedroom Beach Pool Villas offer the dual advantages of both a private pool and uninterrupted access to the ocean. Enjoy a lavish breakfast served in the comfort of your villa, take a refreshing dip in the private infinity pool or stroll over to the sandy shore and spend your day soaking up the sun. As the sun sets and the city lights illuminate the seascape, unwind on the terrace with a sundowner. Inside, these stylish 85 square metre villas feature exotic, Asian inspired interior décor, rich earthy colours and elegant accents. In addition to the premium service and amenities, a personal villa host will be on hand round the clock, to make every desire a reality.

Two Bedroom Beach Pool Villa

Imagine an enchanting sanctuary of serenity, beautifully set just steps from the shoreline. The stunning Two Bedroom Beach Pool Villas are perfectly positioned within the resort grounds, with a private pool, as well as direct access to a pristine stretch of beach. A perfect getaway spot for friends or families, these sprawling 206 square metre villas feature one king size bedroom and one twin room, both with an en-suite bathroom. Elegant and refined, these striking villas feature Asian inspired accents including an outdoor sala from which to view the ocean's turquoise waters, spacious lounge and dining room, and a kitchenette. As the sun sets, take a refreshing dip in the private infinity pool accessible from both bedrooms or unwind on the picturesque shore line. Surrender to uncompromised luxury and service, as the exclusive villa host who is on hand round the clock assists with any special requests or desires.



Food & Drink

Bushman’s Restaurant & Bar

Discover real down under dining at the new Bushman's Restaurant and Bar. With authentic Aussie décor creating a unique atmosphere and a fire pit adding an extra touch of the outback to your experience, tuck into succulent cuts of prime meat and fresh seafood prepared on the Parilla Grill and charcoal ovens, complemented by the perfect native spices recommended by the Salt Guru. Then savour the signature Pavlova dessert, specially created by the chef at your table.


Crescendo offers the delights of international cuisine within a dazzling setting. Set by the sapphire waters of the infinity pool, the spacious outdoor terrace affords fabulous views of the coast, complemented by the succulent delicacies prepared at the live cooking stations. Step in for a delectable breakfast, lunch or dinner and take every experience to the next level. Menu Highlights: Smoked scottish Salmon, Wasabi mustard egg salad, Oriental Mixed Grill, Shish tawouk |shish kebab| kofta| lamb cutlet, Valrhona milk chocolate mousse cake, Croquant flakes. Breakfast: 7:00 am - 11:00 am. Lunch:12:30 pm - 3:30 pm. Dinner: 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Dining by Design

An Anantara experience not to be missed. Candlelit meals for two on the beach or beside the water’s edge on the private jetty. Watch as the sun sets with a private dining experience on your villa deck. Choose your desired location from the options available and the Anantara team of chefs and butlers will arrange a seamless fine dining experience.

Mai Bar

Named after the Arabic word for ‘water’, the swim-up bar at the pool serves a selection of refreshing cocktails and light snacks. Relax to stunning views over the Arabian Gulf from this beachside terrace, while children can delight at the playful seahorse fountains around the pool. Menu highlights: Mexican Beef Taquitos - Pickled jalapeno| guacamole| spiced tomato salsa. Wagyu Beef burger - Chargrilled Wagyu Beef-horseradish mayonnaise. Classic Caesar salad - Romaine lettuce | turkey bacon | croutons| Parmesan cheese| Caesar dressing (Add grilled chicken or grilled prawns). Opening Time: 10:30 am - 8:00 pm


Cuisine: Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese. Experience the vibrant culinary cultures of Thai, Vietnamese and Chinese cuisine at Mekong, the resort's signature dining venue. Named after South East Asia's legendary river, Mekong offers a journey infused with rich and flavourful discovery. Indulge in authentic eastern recipes at rickshaw-style seating and oriental tables, or reserve the discreet private dining room which is perfect for intimate celebrations. Menu Highlights: Som Tam Mala Kor (N), Choice of crispy soft shell crab or grilled chicken, Papaya salad | cashew nut | dry shrimp | cherry tomato, Chengdu Spiced Lamb (A), Dry sherry | five spice | tomato | broccoli | soy sauce, Caramel Palm Sugar and Pandan Crème Brûlée, Coconut ice cream. Opening Time: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm

The Beach House

The Beach House is a relaxed beach side dining and entertainment spot with superb offerings both indoors and out on the terrace. Relax and take in the views of the glittering Dubai shoreline while you enjoy a selection of Mediterranean cuisine, including pizzas, tapas and seafood, complemented by signature cocktails. Evenings see the outdoor terrace transform into a lounge with a chilled-out vibe offering shisha and enhanced by the tunes of the resident DJ. Menu Highlights: Tuna Loin, White Balsamic, Beef Tagliata, Beef tenderloin | roasted potato | balsamic glaze, Sticky date pudding, Caramel crunch | butterscotch sauce. Lunch: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Dinner: 7.00pm - 11:30pm.

The Lotus Lounge

Mingle at The Lotus Lounge, a lively day and night-time spot with marvellous views and a charming ambience. During the day, the resident barista conjures up amazing brews to sip on whilst sampling a mouth-watering array of cakes and pastries. The setting sun sees this Thai inspired venue as the perfect spot to enjoy a quiet sundowner and the soothing melodies of the live music only add to the aura of exquisite serenity. Lotus Lounge also caters to cigar connoisseurs, offering premium tobacco carefully selected from around the world. Menu Highlights: The Slider Mini Wagyu beef burger| lamb kofta| chicken satay. The Lotus Club Lobster tail, avocado, crisp baby spinach and tomato fondue, served on an omega 3 rye bread. Freshly baked cheese cake Served with fruit coulis. Opening Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 am