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Iconic Burj Al Arab offers the breaking of the fast in opulent style

Iconic Burj Al Arab offers the breaking of the fast in opulent style

The distinctive sail-shaped silhouette of Burj Al Arab is more than just a stunning hotel, it is a symbol of modern Dubai and during the Holy Month of Ramadan this iconic structure combines tradition with modernity.

As the long daily period of fasting in the summer months comes to a close, both guests and visitors to this the Arabian Tower can ‘break their fast’ at one of two stunning locations for their Iftar meal.

Al Falak Ballroom high up on the 27th floor of Burj Al Arab offers not only a stunning view across the water of The Gulf, bathed with a swash of warm reds, as the sun drops below the horizon but also an exclusive Iftar experience.

The palatial two-tiered golden ballroom is transformed into a majlis with arabesque tents and live classic Arabic music, crowned with a crystal chandelier, beautifully decorated with Swarovski crystal and 18 carat gold leaf.

This unique Ramadan experience, with its warm Arabian Hospitality offers an elegant and unforgettable dining occasion for individual quests through to groups of unto 200 guests.

The sumptuous Iftar buffet features a wide selection of traditional delicacies and non-alcoholic beverages.

Al Iwan Restaurant located in the in the world’s tallest atrium, offers warm and colourful setting and is the perfect place to be pampered with a special, and more personal, Iftar buffet.

Often described as another iconic location because of its backdrop - the magnificent 42 metre-high water display Sahn Eddar.

Accompanying your Iftar buffet this provides an aural feast - a symphony of classical sounds and soft torch lighting, with the elegant surroundings of mosaic and marble.

Iftar provides a wonderful opportunity to experience Arabian and Islamic traditions with-in the wonder this stunning structure. 

Repeatedly voted the world’s most luxurious hotel, this magnificent destination offers you the finest service and facilities throughout – right down to an optional chauffeur-driven Rolls-Royce.

Should you decide to stay a night or two the Burj Al Arab suite-only accommodation offers discreet check-in within your rooms, a private reception on every floor and a host of personal butlers, each a warm messenger of our unparalleled hospitality.

More Information

Burj Al Arab is considered the World’s Leading All Suite Hotel by the World Travel Awards.

There is more information on the property on the official website.