United Arab Emirates

Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa

Anantara Two Bedroom Beach Pool Villa Why We Love It: A welcome foot ritual massage and scrub is just one of the perks of staying in this top suite, bringing the spa experience directly to your door. Other great perks include your own swimming pool and terrace with a Jacuzzi that’s accessible from both bedrooms, a private path that takes […]

Anantara Two-Bedroom Beach Pool Villa / Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa

Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Yamm Villa Resort

Two-Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa Why We Love It: Set on the shores of 34-square-mile Sir Bani Yas Island in the Arabian Gulf, this standalone villa with personal plunge pool is styled after Arish dwellings of the fishermen and pearl divers who used to inhabit the island. The high-ceilinged space features wood accents complemented by beachy hues of aqua, green, and […]

Two-Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa / Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Yamm Villa Resort


ROYAL SUITE – $23,000 Square Footage: 8,396 Why We Love It: No detail has been overlooked in this exuberant Arabian palace, where the four-poster canopy bed rotates, the marble spa tub sports Swarovski faucets and the iPads are made of 24K gold. From the epic gilded foyer with Grecian overtones and opulent majlis with leopard-skin divans, to the private cinema and […]

Conrad Dubai

Royal Suite Why We Love It: Royal in every sense of the world, including in size, as it’s one of the largest in the city (no small feat considering “the bigger the better” might as well be Dubai’s motto), this luxe accommodation offers subtle Arabic design elements like a carved wood headboard with a mashrabiya motif and a cast-iron tub […]

Royal Suite / Conrad Dubai


THE ROYAL MANGROVES RESIDENCE – FROM APPROX $15,153 Square Footage: 14,585 to 26,425, plus 1,615 outdoors Why We Love It: Get ready to party! Unveiled in January, this sprawling, two-story suite offers up to ten bedrooms and a mighty terrace with a 646-square-foot pool, swim-up bar and rooftop garden. Sleek interiors are infused with Arabic design elements, and a private butler, […]

Fairmont The Palm

Signature Terrace Suite Why We Love It: The impressive outdoor space in this luxury one-bedroom suite includes two balconies and an expansive terrace with 180-degree vistas of Dubai Marina, man-made Palm Jumeirah, and the Arabian Gulf, while the interiors exude modern Arabic flair with mashrabiyainspired architecture, marble and wood accents, and plush furnishings. It’s no wonder the Saudi Arabian royal […]

Signature Terrace Suite / Fairmont The Palm

Jumeirah Emirates Towers

Royal Suite Why We Love It: Fresh from a recent soup-to-nuts makeover overseen by designer Pringle Brandon, the three-bedroom Royal Suite debuted a new look that reflects modern Arabia with a European touch. You’ll find a warm palette of camel and gold, hand-carved dark wood furnishings, traditional patterns, and beautiful mother-of-pearl accents.       Square Footage: 3,391 Rate: From […]

Royal Suite / Jumeirah Emirates Towers


DUBAI FLOOR – APPROX $23,137 Square Footage: 21,528 Why We Love It: Until recently the home of hotel owner H.E. Sheikh Mana Bin Khalifa Al Maktoum, this mega-suite — fully refurbished — is now available for buyouts. In addition to six distinct rooms and suites (keep the Ambassador Suite for yourself, it was the sheikh’s domain), you and your entourage will enjoy a […]

Rosewood Abu Dhabi

Royal Suite Why We Love It: Taking inspiration from the Arabian Sea, the suite blends rich tones of blue with contemporary Middle Eastern accents such as regional artwork and radiant multi-tiered crystal chandeliers. The expansive wraparound windows mean you can enjoy impressive views of Abu Dhabi from every room, even the suite’s private gym with state-of-the-art workout equipment.     […]


The Oberoi, Dubai

The Presidential Suite Why We Love It: You’ll have a direct-line view of Dubai’s newest icon, Burj Khalifa, from this suite’s prime 25thfloor perch, especially from the spacious deck with private plunge pool and personal loungers. Luxuriously designed, the suite is a mix of contemporary décor with Arabic touches such as hand-tufted Saudi Arabian rugs, white marble and timber floors, […]

The Presidential Suite / The Oberoi, Dubai


THE ROYAL SUITE – $5,000 Square Footage: 2,691 Why We Love It: New in 2013, this Venice-inspired retreat dedicates the entire eighth floor, complete with a security room and restricted elevator access, to its most noble abode. Residential luxury reaches new heights with Grand Canal views, multiple balconies and a 538-square-foot marble bath touting a Jacuzzi, chromotherapy shower and wall-sized gold-and-turquoise […]


ROYAL SUITE – $4,000 Square Footage: 2,368 Why We Love It: Rolled out this February along with the hotel’s brand new, 148-room wing, this top-floor suite infuses contemporary elegance with Middle Eastern accents and a regal palette of purple and gold. A wraparound balcony offers al fresco dining and far-reaching gulf views, while inside, a home cinema with Bose speakers and […]


ROYAL SUITE – APPROX $32,671 Square Footage: 13,132, plus 5,748 outdoors Why We Love It: A Mediterranean flair tames striking modern aesthetics in this over-the-top suite featuring five bedrooms, two living rooms, a screening room, games area with pool table and a dedicated spa space. On the expansive terrace, soak up serene ocean and golf course panoramas, cool off in […]

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah

Presidential Suite Why We Love It: Gulf views, living room, dining room, kitchen, office, lounge access. Step into the opulent foyer connecting to an incredible living space, complete with lounge, kitchen and dining room. A separate office adds to the presidential features. Two exquisite bedrooms open onto a generous balcony, with breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf. The stylish marble bathroom is […]

Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

King Imperial Suite with Sea View and Balcony Why We Love It: Spread over two entire floors with a personal elevator and direct private spa access, this handsome space in the lesser-touristed Emirate is now the city’s premier key. As the name suggests, the suite offers a breathtaking view of the sea, as well as a balcony. The muted décor […]

King Imperial Suite with Sea View And Balcony / Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah