The Shangri-La Hotel Dubai
Sunil here to review the Shangri-La Hotel Dubai
The city of Dubai is famous for its multitude of five star hotels.
When you go on a Dubai tour, you will surely find luxury hotels wherever you look.
Five star hotels are known to be expensive, but the good thing is you usually get what you pay for.
Thus, you can expect to be pampered and your needs to be well attended to when you stay in a luxury hotel in Dubai.
The Shangri-La Hotel Dubai is one of the many five star hotels in the city that is well known not only because of its world-class amenities but also because of its good reputation and proven track record, and the excellent service that the staff provides.
The Shangri-La Hotel Dubai is strategically located in the prominent Al Jabber multi-purpose complex that is overlooking the gulf, which also happens to be the center of Dubais commercial and business districts.
It is one kilometer away from the famous World Trade Center and the Dubai Convention Center, three kilometers from the Burj Khalifa, and 11 kilometers from the Deira City Center, which means that you are in close proximity to business locations or shopping and entertainment in Dubai.
The hotel has 301 elegantly designed guestrooms and suites as well as 126 furnished apartments. The rooms are richly furnished in warm and soothing earth tones and they showcase original artwork. Room amenities include international channels on satellite TVs, wireless internet connection, direct-dial telephones with voicemail, mini bars, coffee making equipment, slippers and bathrobes. Free wireless internet access is also available in public areas.
Another good thing about the Shangri-La Hotel in Dubai is that it is slightly less expensive than other luxury hotels in the city. The deluxe rooms cost $350 while the Horizon deluxe rooms cost $480 and comes with a complimentary breakfast. A studio apartment costs $350, two-bedroom apartments are priced at $520, three-bedroom apartments cost $630, and a one bedroom suite costs $530.
The Shangri-La Hotel also caters very well to health buffs like me, and offers free use of the hotels health club which includes the gym, an outdoor pool, plunge pools, spa tubs, steam rooms and saunas. Beauty treatments and massages are also offered. The fully equipped health club offers state-of-the-art cardiovascular training and weight training equipment, while the Spa at Shangri-La offers a holistic approach to vitality, fitness and beauty inspired by the art of traditional Chinese medicine.
If you are looking for places which provide delightful dining and exciting entertainment, nine different restaurants and bars that offer a variety of choices which include an international café, Moroccan, Vietnamese, genuine Cantonese cuisine and seafood are available. The balcony bar and the lobby lounge are the perfect places for relaxing while drinking a cocktail. Showing the fusion of international cultures for which the city is well-known, the Shangri-La Hotel Dubai offers you the best of modern and traditional Arabian cuisine, as well as favorite international recipes (mainly Asian).
The Shangri-La Hotel Dubai consistently receives good feedbacks and excellent reviews from previous guests because of the excellent service that they have experienced. If you are considering staying in a five-star hotel when you visit Dubai, the Shangri-La Hotel should be part of your short list.