Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Dubai

Orient Guest House
Traditionally restored small scale hotel offers an unusual insight into 'old' Dubai.
Heritage House
A glimpse into the lives of the middle class before the rise.
Cin-Cin
Expensive but classy night spot with a wine list to be proud of.
Sheikh Saeed
This majestic and famously owned house has been meticulously restored to show off traditional Emirati architecture.
Al Awadi Stables
A ride lesson or camping trip will be accommodated by this friendly easy going stable.
Oriental Hammam
The epitome of indulgence; a Turkish bath at the oriental hamman.
The Montgomerie
One of the finest resorts in Dubai and an award-winning beautfifully landscaped course.
Desert Safaris
Enjoy a romantic night under the stars or sand surfing extravaganza in these unparalleled desert dunes.
Balloon Adventures
Enjoy sunrise or sunset in ballooning style.
One & Only Royal Mirage
Makes the most of traditional Arabian design offering a broad choice in an outstanding setting.
Heritage & Diving Village
These live-at-work units provide a unique insight into Dubai's pearl manufacturing.
Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club
Try your hand at polo or enjoy a desert hack or just relax in the indulgent spa and eateries.
Four Seasons Golf
A new course will all the luxury trimmings including a Performance Lab and swing analysis.
Burj Al Arab
Unrivalled opulence and unparallelled hospitality in this stylish and iconic landmark.
Car & Go-Kart Racing
One of the most modern and challenging tracks on which to experience the thrill of motor racing.
Shabestan
Known for the best Persian cuisine in Dubai the authentic dishes and traditional entertainment meet expectations.
Raffles Dubai
An architectural wonder inspired by the pyramids Raffles Dubai is the prime location for numerous chic night spots.
Gold & Diamond Park
A more easily maneuvered version of the Gold Souk where haggling is the norm.
Bab Al Shams
Harking back to old Arabia this hotel offers a vast range of activities fully utilizing its desert location.
Malakiya Villas
Brilliantly located yet wonderfully secluded with the highest levels of personal service.
Dubai Racing Cub
Horse racing in Dubai
Khan Murjan Gallery
Wander through traditional Arabian crafts at this intriguing gallery.
The Els Club
This well manicured 18-hole course is perfect for all standards.
Camel Racing
This traditional sport of Dubai is a memorably fun day out.
Abu Dhabi
The capital of the UAE promises luxury and style underlined by traditional values of hospitality and respect.
Gold Souk
This gold market is a bustling experience; stall upon stall of every imaginable jewelled piece.
The Palace
Located close to major shopping and tourist attractions the rooms evoke Arabian charm.
Al Maha
Award winning luxury set in the heart of the desert an effortless combination of cutting edge Dubai and its traditional past.
Jebel Ali Equestrian Club
Everyone is welcome here and they offer beach or inland routes.
Al Ahmadiya School
Once a school now this museum holds an enlightening collection on life before the oil boom.
Jumeira Mosque
Book onto a tour to experience Dubai's cherished and exquisite mosque.
Emirates Golf Club
This world class golf course offers two 18-hole championship courses and a 9-hole par-3.
Big Bus Company
Hop on and off this air conditioned tour bus and enjoy Dubai's main attractions.
XVA Art Hotel
Located in the heart of traditional Dubai away from the resorts XVA Gallery offers an original and cultural stay.
Bastakiah Nights
A truly traditional experience high on atmosphere and popular with the locals.
ENJOY Yachting
Pick from a wide range of boating excursions including a sunset cruise or a powerboat taxi.
Emporio Armani Caffé
Armani triumphs with this black and orange café serving praiseworthy Italian food.
Al Samadi Café and Sweet Shop
Part-Lebanese eatery and part-Belle Époque French-style patisserie, Al Samadi is a must-visit for brunchers or those with a serious sweet tooth.
Wheeler’s
Elegant and simple British seafood is on the menu at Marco Pierre White's Wheeler's.
Arabian Tea House
Linger in the shaded courtyard of this café over homemade specialities.

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