These sensational getaways in the Arabian sunshine are a dream come true for couples and families craving an unforgettable holiday adventure.
Both resorts provide luxurious bases for setting out to discover the magical city of Dubai, with its towering skyscrapers, glitzy shopping malls, fun-packed attractions and vibrant nightlife.
You can also choose to venture further afield for a range of activities including the chance to explore Dubai's rolling desert on the back of a camel, followed by a thrilling trip in a hot air balloon where you will be awestruck by the mesmerising landscape below.
These two exclusive retreats are so much more than typical 5-star hotels - they are imposing complexes nestled in exquisite surroundings where no expense has been spared to create an awe-inspiring sense of magnificence - they really do take your breath away.One&Only The Palm is a picture of beauty
One&Only Royal Mirage is set in a jaw-dropping 65-acres of verdant manicured gardens, next to an amazing pristine private sandy expanse which extends for an impressive kilometre along Jumeirah Beach. This incredible sanctuary has a choice of 3 wonderful places to stay – Royal Mirage Arabian Court, Royal Mirage The Palace and Royal Mirage Residence & Spa.
One&Only The Palm is a beachfront paradise oasis on Dubai's Palm Island, with cascading fountains and magical landscaped gardens. Its glorious private sandy beach and marina, huge palm trees and captivating views of the Dubai skyline cannot fail to impress.
You really are spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing your accommodation at these amazing resorts – whatever you opt for, you'll feel like a VIP, surrounded by superb facilities and sumptuous furnishings.
The rooms, suites and private villas at One&Only Royal Mirage are tastefully-decorated and fitted out to allow you to relax and rest in total comfort.An elegant suite at Royal Mirage The Palace
Ocean-facing private balconies offer enthralling views of the fountains, courtyards and scented gardens, while luxurious living areas are bathed in rich textures, jewel tones and beautiful fabrics.
A beach garden villa offers the ultimate in style - you’ll have your own private pool, an Arabesque majlis-style lounge and a charming bedroom in a delightful abode which will be a stone’s throw away from the sand and sea.
The suites at The Palace, Residence & Spa and Arabian Court are out of this world – among the lavish amenities are opulent Bedouin-style lounges, canopied king-size beds and elegant bathrooms with walk-in showers and TVs.
Superb beachfront villas, chic suites and decadent rooms are the fabulous options available to you at One&Only The Palm.
The alluring beachfront rooms provide serene, spacious and sophisticated accommodation where you can hear the relaxing sounds of the waves from your bed.Total comfort at One&Only The Palm
If you choose to stay in a beach suite you’ll enjoy a host of deluxe amenities including a marble bathroom, plush bedroom, furnished terrace and private pool with Arabian Gulf views.
A two-bedroom beachfront villa offers serenity and privacy, with giant daybeds on your terrace, a lush private garden, your own temperature-controlled pool and awesome views of the sea and Dubai skyline.
You’ll be wowed by a world class dining experience during your stay – both resorts deliver gastronomic delights which will excite and satisfy the most discerning palate.
One&Only Royal Mirage boasts an incredible 16 restaurants, bars and lounges offering fine dining to cocktails on the beach.
Savour the flavour of the delicious offerings at Celebrities, an exclusive dining venue which showcases the talents of Michelin starred chef, Mauro Colagreco. Tagine Restaurant is the place to sample Moroccan delights and Olives is a lovely venue serving Mediterranean cuisine.Celebrities Restaurant at One&Only Royal Mirage
The Courtyards is another dining option when you can enjoy Arabic mezze dishes in a laid-back open-air setting, while DRIFT delivers scrumptious Mediterranean delicacies in a beach club setting. Nina is an exclusive Indian restaurant, The Dining Room resembles a grand country house and Eauzone delivers the best in Asian cuisine.
French master chef and gastronomic visionary Yannick Alléno heads up the top-class dining operation at One&Only The Palm.
Fine dining restaurant STAY by Yannick Alléno is the place to enjoy an incredible fusion of French flavours. Among the delights on offer is an amazing 8-course meal, SAVOUR, which features the master’s personal recipes.Alfresco dining at One&Only The Palm
Zest offers flavour-packed Asian, European and Middle Eastern in a charming Moorish-inspired dining room overlooking a palm tree-lined pool. Another great venue is 101 Dining Lounge & Bar, a delightful overwater haven where you can enjoy seafood specialities, fine champagne and classic cocktails.
Both resorts have everything covered on the sports, health and leisure fronts. You're free to take things really easy and chill out with a head to toe spa pampering session or alternatively you can opt to keep your muscles in shape with an energetic work out in a cutting-edge gym.
One&Only Royal Mirage has a superb Health and Beauty Institute set in 26 hectares of tranquil lush gardens. Here you can immerse yourself in a holistic spa journey where a myriad of treatments and services are available. Saunas, plunge pools and an Oriental Hammam will help you rejuvenate your body, mind and soul.The relaxing spa at One&Only Royal Mirage
If an energetic work-out appeals to you, there’s the option to head along to the resort’s state-of-the-art gym where you can monitor your progress on the latest cardio and resistance equipment. There are even professional personal trainers on hand to offer advice.
One&Only The Palm also delivers the goods on the fitness and wellness front. The Guerlain Spa is described as a ‘haven for beauty, grooming and wellbeing.’ Signature spa rituals, Thai massage, reflexology and super active facials are among the services on offer.
The resort’s ultra-modern gym will allow you to bolster your fitness regimen and you’ll discover the very best in exercise equipment, from kettlebells and Prama to TRX and Kinesis.Keep in shape at the One&Only The Palm gym
Other sports and leisure amenities at these inspirational Dubai escapes include floodlit tennis courts, temperature-controlled swimming pools, beach yoga sessions, pilates classes and a range of activities on the waves such as windsurfing, sailing, scuba diving, kayaking, paddle-boarding and Hobie Cats.
Both resorts really excel when it comes to providing a feast of fun for the little ones. KidsOnly is the exclusive club for children which operates at One&Only Royal Mirage and One&Only The Palm.
Special workshops, culinary classes, camel riding, henna painting, movie nights, sand sculpting and talent shows are among the activities organised for the young holidaymakers. Games, books and arts and crafts are available to add to the fun.
A secure daycare program means parents can share some quality time together relaxing at the beach or pool, safe in the knowledge that their children are being supervised by professional staff.
There’s so much to see and do when you take to the stunning private sandy beaches at these two sensational resorts – there’s the enchanting beauty of the Arabian gulf, the spellbinding Dubai skyline, idyllic beachfront restaurants, a striking private marina, water sports galore and, of course, the inviting silky sands for chilling out and catching some rays.One&Only Royal Mirage Beach Bar & Grill
Adults can relax in comfortable cabanas, loungers and gazebos on the lengthy One&Only Royal Mirage beach or take to the calm gulf waters for a splashing time with their little ones.
There’s also the option to spend the day relaxing at DRIFT, the resort’s exclusive adults-only Mediterranean-style beach club where you can enjoy laid-back lunches and romantic sunset cocktails.
The Jetty Lounge is the place to settle down on a giant bean bag on the beach and listen to soothing tunes, with a refreshing drink in hand.
One&Only The Palm also has a pristine private beach where you’ll find powdery sands and endless palm trees. You can lie back and top up your tan in a luxurious sun lounger or set off in a sailing boat from the resort’s marina to explore the gulf coastline.Private beach bliss at One&Only The Palm
There’s also the chance to relax and unwind at beach yoga sessions which are held at sunrise and sunset. In the evening the 101 Dining, Lounge and Bar at the marina is the perfect place to listen to live music under the stars, sip refreshing cocktails and gaze out at the beguiling Dubai skyline.
Both resorts also boast a plethora of immaculate swimming pools – from spectacular infinity pools to serene temperature-controlled pools, lined with massive palm trees and stylish loungers and umbrellas.
These two havens of luxury really are in a league of their own when it comes to delivering the ultimate holiday experience and creating magical memories which will last a lifetime.