Hotel Atlantis in Dubai on Palm Jumeirah
• Atlantis Hotel in Dubai on Palm Jumeirah
Atlantis luxury hotel built on an artificial island of Palm Jumeirah. A small report about this hotel, where the night is worth $ 50,000.
The first hotel built on an artificial island was the Burj Al Arab. Until 2008 it was the tallest hotel in the world. Its height is 321 meters. Now Emirates is very hot. Not like in the summer, but still very hot. The air was constantly hanging incomprehensible haze of dust and moisture, visibility is clearly worse than in the winter.
After a couple of years after the opening of the Burj Al Arab, in 2001, began a grand scale construction of an artificial island, is a palm tree.
The island consists of a trunk, leaves and the surrounding crescent island that forms an 11-kilometer-long breakwater. The size of the island - 5 by 5 kilometers and its total area is more than 800 football fields.
The island is connected to the mainland by a 300-meter bridge and the crescent is connected to the tip of the palm trees underwater tunnel.
Such on the planet has never been done.
Crowned island palm Atlantis.
The hotel was inaugurated on September 24, 2008.
From the "city" through the palm branch monorail passes. To pan a huge island, day and night, more than 40,000 laborers tried their best. Part workaholic living on moored offshore ship. Others were brought to the shore by a specially built railway line.
go in separate guarded elevator hall and go up to "personal elevator" in the most expensive hotel room.
Nearly 1,000 square meters. m area, three bedrooms, four bathrooms, a dining room for 16 people, a spacious terrace and much more.
Interestingly, perhaps, play hide and seek in this room ...
Ceiling height - six meters.
On the question of whether you stayed top officials of our country, a hotel representative answered evasively that it is confidential information.
Description and layout of rooms. It costs 50 thousand dollars per night.
The view from the balcony on the Palm.
In good weather you can see the Burj Khalifa.
In the foreground can be seen the villa. A total of 2000 pieces of the island.
When they announced the start of construction of the island, who want to provide the opportunity to invest in the project and buy "in the sea", which will stand at home in a few years.
2000 All villas sold out in 3 days at a cost of 1-1, 5 million dollars each. At the time of delivery they have houses worth 5-8 million.
Highway in the town and the monorail. We leave from the balcony and down to the first floor.
Go to the room easier. It costs only $ 10,000 per night. There are only two rooms: Poseidon and Neptune.
It looks normal three-storey hotel with an elevator, but there is one thing.
On the ground floor, instead of the usual windows, full-length view of the sunken Atlantis.
Aquarium called "The Lost World". It is about 65,000 sea creatures including sharks and rays.
You lie yourself this on the bed and watching you 50 thousand pairs of eyes ...
And this is - a very simple room. It costs only $ 350 per night!
An interesting detail - it is possible to push the door to the bathroom and observe, for example, someone bathes in a completely equipped ...
If you do not want to shoot in the hotel room, but would like to see in the aquarium, then you can go for a walk in the main lobby of the hotel.
View of the Atlantis with the Burj Khalifa.