One&Only Royal Mirage Dubai
One&Only Royal Mirage
United Arab Emirates
Date of Creation
01 August 1999
Hotel General Manager
Mr. Olivier Louis. Managing Director.
Oliver Louis has been associated with Kerzner International since 1995, starting in Mauritius and then in 1998, he moved to Dubai to prepare and guide the opening of The Palace at One&Only Royal Mirage. He also played a leading role in the development, design and strategy of One&Only The Palm, which opened in 2010.
Olivier Louis career spans 40 years of impressive hospitality management positions.
ONE&ONLY ROYAL MIRAGE
History & Story
One&Only Royal Mirage pays tribute to Arabian architecture and hospitality on a truly regal scale. Considered Dubai’s most stylish and romantic beach resort. The resort is composed of 3 distinctive environments –The Palace, Arabian Court and Residence & Spa.
The Palace conjures the magic of Arabia, a domain where guests may wander amidst the abundant gardens or stroll amongst the meandering water features. With 231 guest rooms and suites, on a private beach that offers rich leisure facilities, such as the impressive temperature-controlled swimming pools, water sports centre, tennis courts, golf putting green, ‘KidsOnly’ children’s facilities.
Arabian Court is crafted in the spirit of the orient with dramatic architecture creating symmetry, amidst a landscape of fountains, walkways and lush gardens. With 162 charismatic guest rooms and 10 elaborately styled suites, all of which face the sea, with private balcony or garden patio. The three restaurants and their lounges thrive on individuality, including a journey from the grand kitchens of the past, to a modern voyage through the eclectics and vibrancy of the Near East and beyond.
Residence & Spa, a member of “The Leading Hotels of the World”, is an intimate sanctuary for those who wish to languish in the comfort of prosperity. The 32 prestige rooms and 18 suites are spacious, created with the finest detailing. All are facing the sea, with private balcony or garden patio. The discreet reception, private restaurant and lounge, secluded gardens, pool and private beach offer an exclusive harbor, in which pampering is the predominant indulgence. The Health & Beauty Institute, with Oriental Hammam and One&Only Spa offer a service that is dedicated to nurturing beauty and the pursuit of well-being.
• 2016 : Olives restaurants and Esplanade Pool Bar uplift
• 2014: Arabian Court renovation
Main Strengths, Special Touch
• 65 acres oasis of lavishly landscaped gardens
• 1 kilometre private beach
• 8 themed restaurants
Located in the heart of new Dubai, amidst 65 acres oasis of lavishly landscaped gardens with a kilometre of private beachfront overlooking the amazing landscape of The Palm Island Bay, just minutes away from Dubai Marina.
Key sites/activities in the area
• Beach Mall/ The Walk
• Dubai Marina
• Dubai International Marine Club
• Dubai Marina Mall
• Mall of the Emirates
• Ibn Battuta Mall
• The Palm Jumeirah
• Skydive Dubai
• Ski Dubai at Mall of the Emirates
• Emirates Golf Club
• KidsOnly: Offers imaginative fun, fully supervised activities for kids (4 to 11 years)
• Access to Aquaventure waterpark at the nearby Atlantis, The Palm
• Sporting lessons
• The Palace
All rooms and suites reflect contemporary elegance with an Arabesque sense of place, offering the latest in modern technology, including 40” full HD LCD television, DVD player, high-speed internet access, and double bathroom vanity.
147 Superior Deluxe Rooms (45m²/484ft²)
49 Superior Gold Club Rooms (45m²/484ft²)
22 Superior Executive Suites (100m²/1,076ft²)
11 Superior Gold Club Suites (100m²/1,076ft²)
2 Royal Suites (325m²/3,498ft²)
• Arabian Court
With dramatic architecture, amidst a landscape of fountains, walkways and lush gardens.
162 Deluxe Rooms (50m²/538ft²)
8 Executive Suites (125m²/1345ft²)
2 Prince Suites (145m²/1561ft²)
• Residence & Spa
An intimate sanctuary with private dining room and library for guests, a private pool with great beach access.
32 Prestige Rooms (58m²/624ft²)
12 Junior Suites (85m²/915ft²)
4 Executive Suites (118m²/1,270ft²)
1 Garden Villa (300m²/3,229 ft²)
Restaurants & Bars
Offers modern, international cuisine with oriental flavours.
All-day dining restaurant featuring Mediterranean flavours and wines.
Traditional Moroccan style, famous for its homemade Tagine and Couscous.
• The Beach Bar and Grill
By the beachfront with indoor and terrace seating, serving fresh seafood and grilled selections.
• The Rotisserie
With show kitchen, offering Middle Eastern and Northern European favourites.
A menu showcasing refined Indo-European flavours.
Beachfront dining with an Asian twist.
• The Dining Room
Exclusive to guests of Residence & Spa with natural light and uniquely residential ambience serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.
• The Jetty Lounge
Beach side lounge with chill-out music, light fare and cool drinks.
• The Rooftop Terrasse & Sport Lounges
A magical and musical Majilis serving cocktails and oriental mezzehs.
• The Samovar Lounge
Savouring ancient Middle Eastern customs, enjoy the opulence of high tea with an oriental flair.
• Lobby Lounge
An intimate lounge offering world selection of teas and coffees, light snacks and afternoon tea.
• The Courtyards
Authentic “Majilis” style seating serving oriental mezzehs and a selection of aromatic Shishas.
With ultra-chic atmosphere and three bars at various levels, a great late-night entertainment.
• Health & Beauty Institute
Located at the Residence & Spa is the Spa, a traditional Oriental Hammam offering authentic treatments, massage, steam baths and Jacuzzis, Hair Salon by Alexandre Zouari, Fitness Centre fitted with the latest TechnogymTM equipment, including Kinesis and PowerPlate.
• Fitness Studio
Located at The Palace, with an exercise room, ayurvedic inspired treatments and a dedicated Pedi:Mani:Cure Studio by Bastien Gonzalez.
Corporate & Celebration Events
• The Palace
Royal Ballroom : 528m²/5,683ft², 250 guests
Al Montazah : 110m²/1,184ft², 60 guests
• Arabian Court
Amphitheatre: 600m²/6,458ft², 350 guests
Al Koufan Fort: 200m²/2,153ft², 100 guests
Oval Garden: 600m²/6,458ft², 250 guests
Peregrine Ballroom : 285m²/3068ft², 200 guests
Lanner: 100m²/1076ft², 70 guests
Extra Notable Features
• Water and land sports
Sailing, kayaks, Hobie Cats, windsurfing, water-skiing, fishing, diving, snorkeling, floodlit tennis courts, putting green, petanque, volleyball and basketball.
• Golf and excursions
Just five minutes away from eight world class PGA 18 hole golf courses, Emirates Golf Club and The Montgomerie, complemented by horse riding, scuba diving, desert safaris and a host of sightseeing tours.
Hotel and restaurant Awards
Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards – ranked #1, Top Resorts in The Middle East
Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards – ranked #24, Top 50 Best Resorts in the World
Brides Best Honeymoon Awards: recognized as the ‘Top Resort in Africa & the Middle East’
Condé Nast Traveller China Readers’ Choice Awards: ‘Best Hotel in United Arab Emirates’
TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for Residence & Spa
TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for The Palace
TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for Eauzone
TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for Nina
TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for The Beach Bar
TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for Celebrities
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