Whether it be your first or 21st luxury holiday to Dubai, there’s always something new and exciting to see in this vibrant city. Attracting visitors from around the world, highlights include its superb collection of 5-star hotels, beaches, family-friendly parks, world-class shopping and dining and desert safaris.
Luxury Dubai holidays are an experience where old meets new, with a pleasant climate year round and mile upon mile of golden sandy beaches and glimmering waters that complement the hustle and bustle of city life and create a once-in-a-lifetime luxury Dubai holiday.
Dubai offers a fantastic beach holiday, the beaches are outstanding and the calm waters are ideal for water sports. The city of Dubai offers some fantastic duty-free retail therapy, visit art galleries and museums, take a desert or mountain safari or try your hand at sand skiing.
As one of the fastest growing cities on earth, Dubai is a constantly changing hub of exceptional experiences, a byword for luxury travel. A cosmopolitan city, it is a popular holiday spot in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for good reason, with everything from skiing to swimming with dolphins on offer. An ambitious place where anything is possible, you’ll be wowed by the ever-changing landscape every time you visit. There really is something here for everyone.
To satisfy the keen golfer, Dubai has many world-renowned championship golf courses, including a night golf course. While away the days sailing on the Gulf, deep sea fishing or head to the horse racing or camel racing a must see highlight of any trip. Dubai is an excellent choice for those looking for a family holiday or those who like to combine lazy days and activities.
Luxury holidays to Dubai are ideal for
Couples and families, shopping, sight-seeing, a perfect year-round climate, sandy beaches, waterparks, horse racing, golf and desert safaris.
Getting to Dubai
Flying Time: 6 hours 50 minutes (direct) British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Emirates fly direct from London Heathrow to Dubai. Emirates also flies direct from London Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and Newcastle to Dubai.
Time Difference: GMT +4 hours
Dubai luxury holidays insight
Jumeirah Beach encompasses an impressive 11 mile stretch from Bur Dubai to the southerly Dubai Marina district. Known for being the world’s largest man-made marina and home to a few hundred towering constructions, this is a hub of entertainment, fabulous restaurants, exquisite shopping and vibrant nightlife. If it’s a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe that you’re after, this mammoth, waterfront development is the place to be.
Luxury Dubai Holidays Fact File
HIGH SEASON October - April
FLIGHT DURATION 6 hours 50 minutes
UK AIRPORT OPTIONS British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Emirates fly direct from London Heathrow to Dubai. Emirates also flies direct from London Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and Newcastle to Dubai
DIRECT FLIGHTS Yes
COUNTRY COMBINATIONS Ras Al Khaimah, Oman, Bahrain, Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles, India, Malaysia, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Singapore, Cambodia