Dubai is one of the most fascinating cities in the world. Unanimously hailed as the ‘city of the future’ it boasts the biggest, tallest, fastest, the best and the most luxurious of everything the modern world has to offer. The speed with which the city grows is simply unmatched. But that’s only one side of Dubai.
Dubai also surprises you with hotels of serene quiet. Hotels that will help you relax all your senses. Hotels that offer the most private of pools that will heal your tired mind, body and even your soul. Hotels that will take you away from the daily grind. So escape from the grind by choosing any one of these hotels with private pools in Dubai:
This 5 star resort has been specially constructed in such a way that it resembles a natural island. The Polynesian design with sandstone walls and natural light helps guest taste the organic flavour of life in this serene sea side resort. To complete the whole relaxing experience book yourself a session at the resorts highly praised spa and plunge in the private pool overlooking the ocean.
Location: East Crescent Rd, Palm Jumeirah – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Facilities/Amenities: Seven world-class restaurants – Porterhouse Steaks for succulent steaks, Hong Loong for Chinese cuisine with a twist, Moana for fresh seafood, Manava and Bottega World Café for international cuisine, Maui Beach for fresh snacks and salads, Lua for Lebanese cuisine, ultra-modern Spa, tennis, kids club facilities, water sports and much more.
Prices Starting From: 1288 AED (subject to change)
The ocean side location of Anantara resort does poetic justice to the meaning of the resort’s title, which means “uninterrupted”. Take a dip in the serene private pool, breathe in the sense of calm and lose yourself in the gentle rise and fall of waves, from the most comfortable and thoughtfully designed private abodes. Perched on the east crescent of the iconic Palm Jumeirah, you are presented with a choice to savour delicious Australian, Arabic, Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese and Mediterranean food at the resort.
Location: Crescent East, 18 Palm Jumeirah, Dubai 71607, United Arab Emirates
Facilities/Amenities: The only over water villas in UAE, Anantara Spa, water sports, kids and teen clubs, four world-class restaurants – Crescendo, Mekong, Bushman’s, and The Beach House, two bars – Mai bar and The Lotus Lounge, and much more.
Prices Starting From: 1940 AED (subject to change)
It’s a bold name for a resort and it really lives up to its name! Nestled on the Palm islands, this extraordinary luxurious resort really shines in the variety on offer for residents, in terms of activities and restaurants.
Pick your favourite among choices like golf, deep sea fishing, sailing, kayaking, wind surfing, water-skiing, sand skiing, camel caravan, overnight desert safaris, a dhow dinner cruise and a night at the world’s richest horse race – the Dubai World Cup. Indulge your taste buds in the several restaurants on the premises, specially ‘Stay’ by Michelin chef Yannick Alleno and then let the scenic beach side private pool wash away your tiredness.
Location: West Crescent, Palm Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Facilities/Amenities: access to secluded beach, tennis court, KidsOnly Club, Full-day 4×4 desert safari, camel ride, sand dune surfing activities available to book from the hotel, two award-winning restaurants STAY and ZEST, private Spa, and much more.
Prices starting from: 4596 AED (subject to change)
Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa
Positioned on the Dubai desert conservation reserve, this resort proudly integrates the local element in its core. On offer are activities ranging from camel treks, horse riding, falconry, archery and the highly recommended Ghaf tree walk. Relax by having tantalizing meals prepared by a private chef and swimming in your private pool. Give this place a chance if you want to have an authentic Dubai experience iced with just the right amount of luxury.
Location: Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Dubai – Al Ain Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Facilities/Amenities: Timeless Spa, dune dining under the desert sky at night, desert activities, Al Diwaan fine dining restaurant, field trips to the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, and much more.
Prices starting from: 6240 AED (subject to change)
Based on a 150 acre campus of the Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club, this place is like no other on this list. One reason for that is the presence of a polo ground on the premises. Another is, that only the word ‘Avant-Garde’ can be used to describe the brilliant, bold, edgy new design of the place. Case in point being the private pool which can be lit according to your feelings.
The retreat offers a total of only 38 guest rooms which makes the stay overlooking the vast grounds and the Dubai skyline, a unique, cosy and private affair.
Location: Al Awir Road, Dubai 119171, United Arab Emirates
Facilities/Amenities: Two award-winning restaurants on premises (Rare and Epicure), LIME Spa, rain showers, options for activities like horse riding, wine tasting, estate exploration, and much more.
Prices Starting From: 1099 AED (subject to change)
Jumeirah Malakiya Villas
You will be forgiven if you think you are in Venice when you step out of the Jumeirah Malakiya Villas – the waterways will do that to you. But it does not stop there, it feels like a different world altogether as you indulge your senses in every possible luxury imaginable.
Guests routinely say that they are treated like royalty from the ever smiling hotel staff and attentive private butlers as they enjoy the extra ordinary food on offer from the famed multi-cuisine restaurants, take a plunge in the azure blue private pool and roam the picturesque facilities with enough activities and services that will make your entire stay memorable.
Location: Jumeirah Beach Road, Dubai 75157, United Arab Emirates
Facilities/Amenities: Choice of two and three bedroom villas, complimentary in-villa breakfast, 24-hour butler service, private swimming pool, direct and private access to the souk, beach and abras, and much more.
Prices Starting From: 1169 AED (subject to change)
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