Nestled in Dubai’s iconic man-made structure at The Palm, Waldorf Astoria is the perfect haven for that luxurious weekend escape with your loved ones to unwind from the bustling city life.

With a combination of family-friendly fun and a wealth of world-class facilities at this idyllic property, you’re sure to have a rejuvenating experience with dedicated hospitality that is sure to transport you to a different part of the world.

As you take in the skyline sea view of Dubai from your room, the area offers marble designed washrooms with a walk-in closet and showers with a space that compliments the hotel’s features as amenities such as a comfortable seating area, work desk, walk-in closet and spacious balconies are also offered for the guests.

For the ultimate weekend getaway, Emirates Woman has curated a guide of all the diverse range of activities and facilities that Waldorf Astoria has to offer with a tailor-made space made for your family or loved ones.

Indulge in a luxurious spa experience

Waldorf Astoria - Spa

The award-winning spa at Waldorf Astoria offers a unique experience with an unforgettable journey through locally inspired rituals by a team of experts. From thermal relaxation rooms to traditional practices incorporates through each service, guests can experience the 12 treatment rooms, saunas, steam rooms, ice fountain, water flotation lounges, whirlpool hot tubs and showers as they relieve their stress from a hard week and give a day of wellness to themselves. With a plethora of massage therapies offered under one roof, guests can choose from an exotic range of treatments including the healing stone massage, de-stress candle massage by Neom, Golden body by Omorovicza and many more.

Experience the outdoors

Waldorf Astoria outdoors

With two temperature-controlled swimming pools at the venue, open from 7am until 7pm, guests can lay back on the cosy beach beds, as they experience the soft white sands of the hotel’s 200m private beach facilities, which are on the sunniest part of the Palm. With a host of outdoor recreational activities on board from tennis to parasailing, the property will ensure you have more than enough for the ultimate adrenaline-fueled weekend, especially as the little ones can be left at the Coco’s Kids Club, where they’ll be supervised to enjoy some time to yourself.

The cuisine

Social by Heinz Beck

Waldorf Astoria -Social by Heinz Beck

Featuring cuisine from the world-renowned 3-Michelin star Chef Heinz Beck, social offers a laid-back contemporary environment with an artistic interpretation of the modern kitchen through highly evocative dishes that make it an ideal setting for everyday dining and special celebrations.Every Saturday at the restaurant’s new Sociale lunch, the restaurant allows guests to experience the true Italian touch with an infusion of the timeless tradition of dining from its origins, where good food and company is enjoyed at the table. From Burrata’s with fresh cherry tomatoes to risotto with zucchini prawns and calamari, there’s a selection of delectable delights that guests can choose from with the menu starting from Dhs350 per person for the family-style menu with soft drinks.



With delicious southeast Asian flavours at the helm of this unforgettable dining experience, guests can relish authentic Asian home-style cooking with authentic spices, sauces and cooking techniques with traditional dishes from across southeast Asia in a vibrant atmosphere, with both indoor and alfresco seating, overlooking the picturesque views of Dubai. From Tom Yum Goong to steamed seabass, a mouth-watering menu of Asian classics is offered with a modern twist for guests to keep coming back for more.

If you’re looking to refresh with an elegant evening of handcrafted cocktails made especially for you, the Serafina bar offers a Venetian experience with live entertainment exuding an era of luxe charm. For a delightful evening resplendent of afternoon teas or freshly baked pastries, the Peacock Alley offers a classic Dubai high society experience as you indulge in an exquisite selection of delights.

Peacock Alley

While being committed to ensuring that all guests have a safe and enjoyable experience, from check-in to check-out, the hotel follows all government safety guidelines with regards to wearing face masks and social distancing protocols.

Located on the Crescent Rd, of The Palm Jumeirah, to make a reservation or for more information visit

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