Palm Jumeirah, the artificial offshore island in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) is home to a variety of private hotels and residences. The island looks like a Palm tree in a circle from a certain height in the air. It was built at the start of the 21 st century and was mainly financed by the income generated from petroleum by Dubai.
The principal sectors of Palm Jumeirah are named spine, fronds, trunk, and crescent. Palm Jumeirah was a project developed by Nakheel Properties, a real estate company that is now working under the government of Dubai. Retail facilities and apartments along with a few hotels are located on the trunk of the Palm Jumeirah. Closely spaced villas are situated on the long fronds; however, most of the resorts and hotels are located on the crescent of the Palm Jumeirah. Around 1000 people lived on the Palm Jumeirah as in the second decade of the 21 st century.
The island is home to a number of luxury resorts of Dubai, namely Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Atlantis – The Palm, One & Only The Palm and plenty more. There are a lot of dining options on The Palm such as 101 dining lounge, Nobu, and more than 80 lounges of lounges, restaurants along with a few other attractions at The Pointe, which is located at the tip of the Palm Jumeirah.
The famous tourist attraction and luxury hotel Burj al Arab is also located in Palm Jumeirah. Apart from this, Palm Jumeirah is also home to a lot of residential units, some of which are homes of famous celebrities like David Beckham. There are also certain commercial attractions at Palm Jumeirah such as the Crescent, 16 Fronds and the Trunk.
The islands were dreamt by Sheik Muhammad bin Rashid al Maktoum to attract more attraction to Dubai.
Features & Amenities of Palm Jumeirah:The Palm Islands of Dubai are home to 4000 residential villas, 5000 waterfront apartments, 60 luxury hotels, 1000 water homes as well as a number of health spas, marinas, restaurants, cinemas, shopping malls, dive sites, and sports facilities. Despite the name Palm Jumeirah, you might not find any of the Palm trees on the island.
The Palm is one of Dubai’s hub of entertainment and dining options because of its hotels. It has maintained its reputation as the most luxurious spot for tourists as well as celebrities. The hotels and resorts present at Palm Jumeirah are costly, not everyone can afford living there. The celebrities that visit Dubai spend their days in the resorts located at the Palm especially the Atlantis Hotel.
With each passing year, the number of visitors is increasing at the Palm Jumeirah making it one of the perfect tourist destinations to spend your vacations. The entertainment activities along with watersports make it a luxurious and adventurous spot to spend your vacations in Dubai.
You can do water diving, snorkeling, scuba diving or parasailing in the waters of the Palm Jumeirah.
Getting a property here is a dream for all of the people living in Dubai because of its prime location and luxurious lifestyle.