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Dubai

Hg2 x Original Travel: 10 Barefoot Luxury Honeymoon Hotels
Some people like chichi honeymoons, we prefer the romance and charm of barefoot luxury hotels, suites that open onto the beach and nobody in sight
Taj Dubai
Offering views of the Burj Khalifa, the Taj Dubai is a luxurious hotel overlooking Downtown Dubai with its own on-site spa and numerous restaurants.
The Oberoi
Escape the extravagance and head to minimalist Oberoi hotel which is a refreshing change and prides itself on its light, height and space. 
Orient Guest House
Traditionally restored small scale hotel offers an unusual insight into 'old' Dubai.
Desert Palm
A personal retreat with exceptional attention to detail an unusual find amidst the ubiquitous mega resort.
Hilton Dubai Creek
Full of personality and quirky design features in an area full of traditional- if chaotic- charm.
The Address
One of Dubai's new breed of hotels, The Address combines outstanding design and comfort with achingly hip nightlife
Grosvenor House Tower Two
A luxurious mirror of the iconic first tower, situated on the Dubai Marina.
Westin Mina Seyahi
One of the best locations in Dubai offering a wide range of activities a great spot especially outside the school holidays.
One & Only Royal Mirage
Makes the most of traditional Arabian design offering a broad choice in an outstanding setting.
Burj Al Arab
Unrivalled opulence and unparallelled hospitality in this stylish and iconic landmark.
Grosvenor House
A setting as exclusive as the name suggests with both hip bars and an extensive spa on site.
Jumeirah Beach Hotel
A must for watersports' lovers and those looking for an activity-packed break.
Le Royal Meridien
Catering to all tastes and offering both local and international pleasures Le Royal Meridien is a great family choice.
Raffles Dubai
An architectural wonder inspired by the pyramids Raffles Dubai is the prime location for numerous chic night spots.
Harbour Hotel & Residence
Perfect for flexible living with a wide range of choice and the hospitality of a hotel.
Atlantis
A homage to excess of every kind Atlantis will wow you with its marine-themed wonderland on the exclusive Dubai palm.
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.
Arjaan Dubai Media City
Well located apartments with a host of amenities for hassle-free spacious living.
The Palace
Located close to major shopping and tourist attractions the rooms evoke Arabian charm.
Kempinski Mall of The Emirates
High end spacious luxury in the midst of the shops but not one for the beach lovers.
Al Maha
Award winning luxury set in the heart of the desert an effortless combination of cutting edge Dubai and its traditional past.
The Intercontinental
Unexpected style from the brand in an increasingly trendy location.
XVA Art Hotel
Located in the heart of traditional Dubai away from the resorts XVA Gallery offers an original and cultural stay.
Ritz-Carlton Finance Centre
After what's seemed like an eternity of waiting, the new Ritz-Carlton in Dubai has finally thrown open its doors in the UAE (the chain's second property in the city, and sixth in the region). So, was it worth the wait?
Armani Hotel
Giorgio Armani's Dubai hotel offers the same world-famous design, luxury and attention to detail we're used to seeing in his clothes. 
H Hotel
A large and luxurious modern hotel with a subtle Arabian theme. 
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray is inspired by the grandeur of Ottoman palaces and is brimming with gold, luxury and a whole host of things to do. 
Jumeirah Emirates Towers
A symbol of Dubai's commercial success providing all round excellence.
Ritz-Carlton opens its doors in the UEA
Dubai is now home to a second Ritz-Carlton property. Located by the Dubai International Finance Centre, we have a feeling it might just take off.
One & Only Resorts opens The Palm in Dubai
Rather understated in relation to Dubai's usual bling-encrusted interiors, The Palm is a welcome addition to the One & Only Resort family.
An Inside Look at Armani Hotel Dubai
An inside look at the Armani hotel Dubai in all its opulent splendour, housed in the Burj Khalifa, the city's tallest skyscraper.

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