Fairmont The Palm Hotel

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On Palm Jumeirah, Dubai’s most famous island community, Fairmont the Palm’s palatial accommodation sits facing the Marina skyline.

With world-class restaurants, family-friendly facilities and an award-winning spa, this five-star resort gives everyone a taste of Arabian luxury. Nothing is too far away, whether you want to shop, stroll, or enjoy Dubai’s sporting facilities.

Information & Facts

Accessibility

Accessible rooms are available, with roll-in showers, grab bars, visual and audible alarms and strategically placed electrical outlets. Public areas are all accessible.

Activities / Excursions Outside the Resort

The hotel runs a free shuttle bus to the famous Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates, where you can shop to your heart’s content.

Being in Dubai, the desert is never far away. Take a safari to get a glimpse of Bedouin life, getting up close to camels, savouring an Arabic barbeque dinner and witnessing the skills of a traditional belly dancer.

Make a splash at the Wild Wadi Waterpark, or Aquaventure, one of the largest parks in the Middle East.

Best Bits for Kids

The kids club is a youngster’s paradise, equipped with a toddler’s playhouse, splash park, and even a climbing wall. Six restaurants and the in-room dining service have special children’s menus, so they can choose their own kid-friendly favourites. If there’s a birthday going on, a party can be arranged at the kids club.

Best Bits for Parents

For the youngest guests, the hotel provides complementary cribs and cots, plus babysitting services at an extra cost. Bathe with in-room bespoke Le Labo products, before lounging in bathrobes on the spacious balcony. Under-6s eat free at the Flow Kitchen, there are discounts at other restaurants.

Best Family Beaches

The hotel’s 800m long private beach is sandy, and perfect for kids. If you’d like to wander further afield, the iconic Jumeirah Public Beach has lifeguards on duty.

Check in information

Check-in begins from 3pm, and check-out ends at 12pm.

Digital Detox / Digital Overload

Free WiFi can be accessed throughout the hotel, and you can upgrade to a premium high-speed internet connection for a fee. The kids’ Chill-Out Zone has been designed to house Xbox, Wii, and PlayStation games.

Fitness Centre

The Health Club Gym features state-of-the-art machines, including an elliptical trainer, stair climbers, bikes and treadmills, as well as free weights. Personal trainers will be on hand to guide you through tailored regimes, so you can make the most of your workouts. Get moving at aerobics, stretch your muscles at yoga, or pedal underwater in the zero-impact activity, Aquaspin.

Food & Drink

Flow Kitchen:

A buffet-style restaurant with special deals for kids, Flow Kitchen serves up international food with panoramic views of the striking Dubai Marina. Street, Arabic and Seafood theme nights add an exciting twist. Their Ultimate Family Brunch events feature a dedicated kids’ area, where they can enjoy face painting, balloon art, and visits from friendly cartoon characters.

Frevo:

For a real family dining experience, Frevo has a laidback, conversation-inducing atmosphere. Offering traditional Brazilian cuisine specifically designed to be shared, spend some quality time over exotic salads, freshly carved meats and crispy mini churros.

The Chef’s Palette:

Food comes to life at this interactive restaurant. In its private Chef’s Table Dining events, culinary professionals and butlers construct picture-perfect dishes in front of your eyes.

Getting There

Dubai International Airport is an easy 30-minute taxi journey away from the resort. Transfers to and from the airport can be arranged through the hotel.

Hotel Vibe

The architectural style of the building gives it a true Arabian feel, along with the scattered palm trees and sand-coloured façade. Glossy marble floors and floor-to-ceiling windows are constant reminders of the hotel’s upscale status.

Kids Clubs

Younger guests can let loose at the Fairmont Falcons Kids Club, where they’ll find a toddlers’ playhouse, splash park, arts and crafts, and a climbing wall. Play happy families at the Homes Corner, or transform into someone else for the day at the fancy dress station. Older kids will love the choice of up-to-date video games, while budding creators can sign up for an interactive art class.

Location

Sitting on the top of the Palm Jumeirah trunk, with fantastic views of the Dubai Marina skyscrapers, Fairmont the Palm is in a prime position. Being only a 10-minute drive from the mainland, the Marina Mall, Burj Khalifa and championship golf courses are well within reach.

Perfect For

  • Families looking for opulent surroundings and top-class service
  • Those wanting to explore Dubai, thanks to its prime location

Pools

There are dedicated family swimming pools, plus two other general pools. While the little ones are away at the kids club, take a break at the adults-only pool. Every pool is temperature controlled, so there’ll be no unwelcome shock when you take the plunge out of the hot Dubai air.

Rooms

The resort’s 381 rooms and suites are contemporary and elegant, all coming with private balconies. Interconnecting rooms and suites are ideal for families, complete with a separate entry and foyer area. Natural, woody, and sandy tones dominate the interiors. If you want the ultimate luxury experience, book into the Fairmont Gold Rooms, or one of their private residences.

Spa & Pampering for Adults

The award-winning Willow Stream Spa, using high-end skincare products, offers both solo and couple treatments, overlooking the sapphire sea. Spoil yourself with massages, facials, and beauty treatments, or indulge in Fairmont’s signature Traditional Rose Bliss Hammam.

Sports

A wide variety of water sports are available at an extra charge, giving you the chance to experience Dubai from another perspective. Try water-skiing, wakeboarding, paddle boarding, or enjoy the adrenaline-pumping thrills of a banana boat ride. There are also daily sessions of beach volleyball and football, as well as yoga, croquet and Aquaspin.

Things to do in the area

Explore the beaches, or take a stroll around the marina, gazing at the lavish boats and super yachts. The Wild Wadi Waterpark is a 15-minute drive away, offering 30 themed rides and attractions.

Room Service

Available 24 hours a day, with everything from breakfast in bed to a sophisticated four-course dinner.

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