The Burj al-Arab is a luxury hotel located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is the fourth tallest hotel in the world. Burj Al Arab stands on an artificial island 280 m (920 ft) from Jumeirah beach and is connected to the mainland by a private curving bridge. The shape of the structure is designed to mimic the sail of a ship.
Built on a triangular man-made island, the Burj Al Arab's sail-like structure, which represents Dubai's nautical heritage, has become an iconic symbol of UAE most well known city. Considered to be the world's most luxurious hotel, its suite-only accommodation offers check-in in your suite, a private reception on every floor, optional chauffeur-driven Rolls Royce to take you from the airport to the hotel, helicopter trips from an iconic helipad, private beach access and much more. There are 202 suites in the hotel, each spanning two floors and filled with plush carpets and pristine furniture. It has a spectacular lobby that’s bedecked with fountains that shoot high into the air and draw the eye upward through the hotel's core at the top. Attracting the wealthiest and most illustrious members of society, the hotel has been graced with the likes of royalty, movie stars and celebrities.