For a luxury island retreat look no further than the Sofitel Dubai, The Palm Resort & Spa where chic Polynesian design combines with French flair. Inspired by local culture and tradition with celebrated French art de vivre, the culinary excellence is part of the Sofitel experience. With 14 restaurants and bars, six sparkling swimming pools, a world class spa retreat; the Sofitel offers an exceptional stay for all ages and occasions. Understated luxury and exotic comforts are part of each guest room, suite and apartment all complete with a private balcony. There’s so much to keep you busy here at the Sofitel whether it’s down on the private sandy beach trying out your favourite or new water sports including water-skiing, paddle boarding and snorkelling; or head to the nearby Mall of Emirate and Aquaventure Water Park. With so much to do for all ages, young and old alike with adore the Sofitel with lasting memories of an unforgettable stay.
Dining at Sofitel is a round-the-world experience with 14 restaurants and lounges combining an international flavour with a French touch. Sample tasty dishes from different continents of the world, Asia, Europe or the Americas, it’s all here at the Sofitel. Dine indoors or al fresco with magnificent views providing tropical flavours and a serene atmosphere. Try succulent meats in an elegant atmosphere at the signature steakhouse where juicy Porterhouse is served under the stars for the romantic or in the chic restaurant with a beautiful bar area where cocktails through the ages are served. Hong Loong’s live cooking station lets you observe the chefs in action with traditional Chinese cuisine with a contemporary twist. A great choice for couples and families, Hong Loong’s is a firm favourite for all. Dine by the pool and sample the finest sushi, sashimi and ceviche surrounded by water with an exquisite seafood menu with Asian-inspired flavours.
Relax during the day on the pristine white sand beach, one of the best private beaches on Palm Jumeirah and by the host of family swimming pools. Tropical palm trees and bright bougainvillea provide a stunning backdrop; the little ones adore standing under the waterfalls and sliding into the water on the fun slides. Recline in luxury overlooking the Dubai skyline in your own private Tiki beachfront cabana complete with fresh fruit platter and your own music. With six family swimming pools scattered around the resort it’s easy to cool off from the Dubai sunshine. Lounge with a good book and signature cocktail without a care in the world. For the active amongst us there is a state-of-the-art fitness centre open 24/7 so keeping fit is certainly an option here. Immerse in relaxation and rejuvenation at SoSPA, 28 treatment rooms offer revitalising massages, facials and body treatments in an idyllic Polynesian setting. Nurture the body and see optimum results with a made-to-measure treatment combing natural ingredients with the latest research.
Guest rooms at Sofitel are plush and elegant filled with understated luxury. All guest rooms showcase onyx laden bathroom features, deluxe amenities such as Hermes along with Sofitel’s MyBedTM concept – an all-feather-bed and extra light down duvet. Polynesian architecture with exotic woods and a centred stone bathtub overlook the living space and private balconies, a haven of exotic luxury and relation. Villas or serviced apartments are ideal for families or longer stays. Treat yourself to a beach suite with balcony overlooking the sea.
After a thrilling Dubai experience it’s time to venture to a luxury escape of tropical island bliss where blue ocean waters meet golden soft sands and palm trees sway in the warm breeze. With a focus on health and well being, conservation and luxury, Rithi Faru provides a friendly ambiance and stunning surroundings.
The all inclusive style takes care of everything with two options; either All Inclusive with food and beverages included (credit for a la carte) or All Inclusive Dine Around which includes a la carte dining, sports activities, some water sports, free dive, snorkelling, store discounts (conditions apply).
150 villas offer the perfect stay from family-friendly options to perfectly situated romantic hideaways with chic, contemporary furnishings to ensure an experience of luxury. Water Villas are the place to unwind on your own deck with steps straight into the azure waters or a Deluxe Beach Villa offers a private setting, sunset cabana and natural surroundings. Two Bedroom Suites are the perfect choice for families or groups of friends with sundecks and loungers it’s a perfect paradise.
Six restaurants are created by Chef Sreekant and his international team to offer the most delectable, authentic Maldivian dishes, alongside boutique international cuisine, live grills, tandoori ovens and wood fired pizza. Dine in an over water restaurant on delicious, fresh seafood feeling at one with nature. Accompanied with six bars providing a comprehensive international drinks menu, fine wines, cocktails and a beachside service there’s a fantastic array of choices whatever the mood takes you.
When it’s time for seclusion, self-pampering and holistic healing then head to The Coconut Spa where the finest spa treatments are combined with a steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi and relaxation area. For something a little more energetic the sports complex has it covered with a range of fully equipped activities from racket sports (both indoor and outdoor) to a fully equipped gym, yoga and fitness sessions. An on-site diving school and water sports provide hours of enjoyment and exploration both above and under water. Conservation is so important to the resort there are two projects; Coral Restoration – Reethi garden and the Manta ID project to learn about.
The perfect couples getaway; Sofitel Dubai, The Palm Resort & Spa certainly has all the luxuries you could hope for when visiting this breath-taking manmade island in one of the world’s most sought after resorts. With lots of activities and amenities there’s plenty to keep everyone entertained, with nearby attractions to visit and a luxury retreat to enjoy at the end of the day. A perfect choice whatever the occasion. Set your sights high and experience a trip of a lifetime at Rithi faru Resort, Maldives where couples can enjoy the hospitality and grandeur of this amazing Maldivian resort. Call one of our travelplanners for more details on our Dubai and Maldives Couples Escape.