UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Discover Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Ajmán, Umm al Qaiwain, Ras al Khaimah, Al Fujairah and Sharjah, the seven emirates of the Arabian Peninsula that came together to form a federation after the United Kingdom ceased to have control over the region in the 1970s. Fuelled by oil wealth, this melting pot of many cultures and creeds is today an attractive destination for tourists from all over the world. Here luxury and opulence mix with the Arab culture and the most advanced cultural proposals. Discover one of the most unique corners of the planet with its unusual futuristic buildings, multitude of leisure and entertainment options and mega cities emerging from the desert such as Abu Dhabi and Dubai whose skyline rivals that of Manhattan itself. Everything in the UAE is superlative. See for yourself the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world; the giant shopping malls where you can find the most important fashion labels; the largest artificial skiing resort in the world surrounded by the desert; and the artificial islands of The Palm and The World, where many celebrities have their own private island… The Emirates even have its own Formula 1 Grand Prix and the Ferrari World Theme Park, a luxury for driving enthusiasts. And for visitors in the mood for relaxation or adventure, the Emirates offer spectacular resorts with their own private beaches; luxurious restaurants serving local and international cuisine; stunning marine life and coral reefs waiting to be discovered by scuba divers; and excursions in a 4x4 through the enigmatic desert…
Meliá has two hotels in the United Arab Emirates: Meliá Desert Palm and ME Dubai.
The Meliá Desert Palm is located just 20 kilometres from downtown Dubai. This urban oasis with contemporary design offers guests a welcome contrast to the city’s skyscraping hotels. The hotel boasts panoramic views of the Desert Palm Polo Club as well as the iconic Dubai skyline. Whether travelling for business or pleasure, guests can relax and enjoy the peace and quiet in this hotel while still experiencing the urban lifestyle of the giant shopping malls and plethora of bars and restaurants that Dubai has to offer.
The ME Dubai is situated in the heart of the Burj Khalifa District, offering an extremely personalised experience to guests. This Zaha Hadid designed hotel offers impressive architectural features along with an array of restaurants. Explore Dubai, enjoy the sweeping city views from the hotel or take advantage of the incredible services and facilities of ME Dubai.