The Great Olympic Getaway: Emirates Palace is the Perfect Holiday Haven
Abu Dhabi, May 12, 2012; As Olympic fever takes over this summer, why not escape the crowds and commotion to indulge and unwind at Abu Dhabi’s iconic Emirates Palace. This world-class luxury destination is a veritable haven of peace and tranquility: the perfect choice for those suffering ‘Olympic overload!’
Situated on 1.3km of pristine white shores, Emirates Palace is the ideal summer family getaway. With an array of unrivalled facilities, 100 hectares of lush landscaped gardens, the finest international cuisine, and an impressive 394 magnificent rooms and suites, Emirates Palace has become a global icon for luxury, style and sophistication. Showcasing Arabic culture at its best, Emirates Palace delivers impeccable service and hospitality, leaving you to simply sit back and enjoy your stay.
Ease yourself into the Emirates Palace pace of life at the award-winning Anantara Spa and enjoy one of the many heavenly treatments and therapies on offer. Alternatively spend the afternoon lazing in the Las Brisas Pool – complete with swim-up bar, gazebo jacuzzi and inspired hammock pool – or stroll the private pristine sands that line the Palace’s turquoise shores.
Those looking to truly indulge can enjoy the Palace’s myriad internationally-acclaimed restaurants. From Mezlai, the first Emirati Restaurant in the UAE, to the Time Out award-winning Italian , the glamorous Hakkasan and the traditional Lebanese Diwan L’Auberge, Emirates Palace offers something different and exciting for each and every night of your stay.
To ensure the ‘younger’ visitors also have a highly memorable stay, Emirates Palace has recently launched the new Palace Kids experience. All visiting ‘Princes’ and ‘Princesses’ will be appropriately pampered and children will be treated to their very own regal check in, in-room treats, games and a weekly ‘Magical Journey’ behind the scenes of this enchanting Palace.
But if the young (and young at heart!) still can’t resist athletic endeavor, Emirates Palace offers a wealth of sports and entertainment facilities including tennis, watersports, scuba diving, camel-back safaris, falconry displays, wildlife walks and much, much more. Meanwhile, large screens showing the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games can be found throughout the hotel to ensure that you don’t miss out on any of the action!
Mr Bugra Berberoglu, Emirates Palace General Manager comments “As the crowds descend on London this summer, Emirates Palace offers the perfect escape for frantic families wanting to switch off and relax. Our world-class hospitality, luxurious accommodation, fine dining and remarkable array of facilities make Emirates Palace the ultimate Olympic getaway.”