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For the very best in luxury hotels and world class service, there really is nowhere better than Dubai. Couple this with amazing beaches, exciting outdoor activities and fabulous shopping and there really is something for everyone. Combine Dubai with the up and coming emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, and you'll have the perfect combination of city and relaxation.

Our Travel Specialists' Expert Knowledge

Our Travel Specialists explored Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah, visiting the best hotels and discovering what's new for you to see and do.

Nikki Beach Hotel

Abigail from Taunton reviews Dubai Luxury Hotels

"From the minute we arrived, the hotels struck a chord for all the right reasons; the impeccable service, the opulent surroundings and each and every one had incredible attention to detail."

Dubai Canal

Jo from Malmesbury looks at What's New in Dubai

"Over the last two decades, Dubai has rapidly become one of the most sought after destinations. With this, the city is constantly evolving and more and more fascinating places of interest are developed each year."

Ras Al Khaimah

Hayley from Nailsworth compares Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah

"The fast-paced luxury lifestyle of Dubai coupled with its multitude of shopping malls, unique market stalls and beach options will provide the perfect holiday for some. For me, the perfect holiday would combine both locations as they're both so starkly different."

Waldorf Astoria

Tom from Gloucester reviews hotels in Ras Al Khaimah

"As we hopped out of our transfer and wandered inside the Waldorf Astoria I soon found Dubai hotels were easily rivalled here. Grand, bright and oozing luxury, the Waldorf is more palace than hotel."

One & Only Royal Mirage

Vicky from Portishead discusses Why Holiday in Dubai

"With waterparks, beaches, gardens and shopping Dubai is hard to beat. Only a 7 hour flight away, it gives you guaranteed winter sun and hotels with best food and service in the world."

Stay in these Luxury Hotels

If the team have whetted your appetite for the luxury hotels of Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah, discover these hotels below...

Waldorf Astoria

Waldorf Astoria, Ras Al Khaimah

Located on one of the most alluring beachfronts in the Middle East, you'll find the spectacular Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah.

Nikki Beach

Nikki Beach, Dubai

Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai is located on the waterfront of Pearl Jumeira, allowing guests to enjoy the Arabian Gulf’s blue waters and stunning panoramic views from almost every corner of the property.

Oberoi lobby

Oberoi, Dubai

The Oberoi, Dubai is a contemporary luxury hotel in Dubai, whose design embodies height, light and space.

Al Wadi

Al Wadi, Ras Al Khaimah

Marked by its pristine natural setting, Ras Al Khaimah has long been home to local Bedouins and a destination for desert explorers.

One & Only Royal Mirage

Arabian Court at One & Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

This has to be one of Palm Bay’s most stylish resorts, offering guests a truly palatial experience. Bursting with intricate arches, domes and towers, the Royal Mirage pays homage to Arabian architecture with plenty of rich green courtyards and colourful gardens to wander in at leisure.