Panorama Hotel Bur Dubai
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Albearendil stayed here on Jul 1, 2012 during their trip titled: Thailand-Malaysia-Singapur.
... vehicle. This time, we drove back on a straighter path and soon we were out of the dunes. We stopped to inflate the tires, and then we were back on the road, headed towards Dubai.
The desert safari was a little more expensive than the other tours I've done, but it was worth every penny. It was one of the most enjoyable evenings I've had in a long time, and I got to check off another item of my bucket list- drive in the sands dunes of an Arabian desert. It was an unforgettable 2 shower ...
... and you’re only allowed near the place if you have a room or restaurant reservation confirmed by a guard before allowing you on to the “island”. But approaching Dubai city along the freeway that links it with Abu Dhabi is strangely reminiscent of driving into Las Vegas along the I-15 with the fake, “make-believe” buildings lining the Strip to one side. Our hotel in Dubai is the rather more modest Raffles, pyramid-shaped and Egyptian-themed ...
Today's itinerary was filled up to the brim with ACTE’s Dubai Executive Forum held at the newly opened Fairmont Hotel Palm Jumeirah Hotel. We were treated to a site tour of the beautiful property and very impressed by the spacious suites and well designed pool and beach area. Although several amenities for business travellers are available, in comparison with the JW property we toured, this hotel seemed more oriented to leisure travellers.
After pulling ourselves away ...
... around each other, for instance.
It's colourful in many ways from the displays of heaped piles of brightly wrapped sweets to the sacks and containers in the spice souk full of cinnamon sticks, rock salt or saffron, for example.
We thought we would follow our noses and check out the fish market this morning, but we soon realised there was a limit to the scents we wanted to follow. Early this morning, particularly, the men ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
We were only one night. The room were confortable and spacious, and the bathroom too. The stuff were kind and respectful. At the entrance of the Hotel there were a sort of Pub but closed before midnight.
A negative aspect, the breakfast was poor. In contrast, the hotel was near to underground (metro).
I strongly recommend it if you spend one night at Dubai.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.