Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai
Special offers for memorable romantic moments
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (16 January 2013): – Experience a romantic memorable evening with your loved one this Valentine’s Day at Atlantis, The Palm. With a variety of offerings – from a romantic dinner at Ossiano with mesmerizing views of The Ambassador Lagoon, to a private and intimate cabana on the Royal Beach with views of the sunset or an intimate moment of relaxation at ShuiQi Spa – everyone will be able to find something to suit their tastes.
Romantic restaurant settings and irresistible menus
With the restaurant overlooking a pristine white beach and an outside terrace spilling out onto the sand, Nasimi Beach sets the perfect mood for Valentine’s Day. Enjoy beachside dining and entertainment from the resident DJ with a four course set menu. The special dinner begins with a platter of Ocean Treasures including Kumamoto Oyster, Alaska crab legs, sea bass ceviche and caviar to share and Braised Veal Shank Toretellini. The main course offers a choice of Wagyu Tenderloin or Lobster. To conclude the romantic beachside experience, a Chocolate Indulgence consisting of Valrhona chocolate and Hazelnut mille fuille, Triple Chocolate Lollipop and Chocolate Fondant will be served. This eclectic menu with a romantic beach setting is priced at AED 475 per person including a bottle of sparkling rose’. Alternatively, for a more intimate experience, an exclusive Private Cabana can be enjoyed on the white sands of the Royal Beach with breathtaking views of the blue waters of the The Palm. The five course menu, especially created for Valentine’s Day, will give couples choice for every course and is priced at AED 3,500 per couple including a bottle of Perrier Jouët Brut champange.
For authentic Lebanese flavours, Levantine is the gourmet hub of Atlantis offering a panoramic show kitchen, stunning vistas of The Palm and a special Valentine’s Day five course set menu. Upon arrival, guests are welcomed with a mood-setting cocktail and throughout the evening, diners will be entertained with live music and a belly dancer. Couples will be able to share a variety of starters such as the traditional hot and cold mezzes including Zattar fried calamari, and a special Mixed Seafood Salad of Octopus, Mussels, King Crab and Shrimp. The main course offers an Arabic Mixed Grill, Grilled King Prawns and Grilled Omani Lobster. The romantic dinner concludes with a selection of Fresh & Exotic Fruits and Traditional Arabic Sweets. The Levantine Valentine’s Day offer can be enjoyed for AED 500 per person.
Enjoy a taste of the Italian countryside at Ronda Locatelli with authentic, classic Italian cuisine blended seamlessly with new flavours using only the freshest of ingredients. Dine under the warm glow of candle light with a set menu in an inviting atmosphere that blends the charm of the Italy with the modernity of Dubai. The evening can be enjoyed for AED 375 per person for a set four course menu including a welcome glass of Prosecco. The delectable menu offers dishes like Venetian sardines served with Sardinian bread and Razor clam soup with Fregola pasta, the main course offers a choice between fresh and fragrant Chargrilled Italian style prawns or rustic Roasted fillet of veal finished with irresistible treats of Strawberry and rhubarb compote with passion fruit jelly and ice cream.
Offering contemporary cuisine inspired by the sea with flavours from the Mediterranean, Pacific and Indian Oceans, Ossiano offers exclusive setting in the underwater world of Atlantis. An elegant and mysterious space, it is the perfect location for an intimate dining experience, with unmatched views into the marine habitat of The Ambassador Lagoon. Romantic sounds of Salha, with her unique and captivating style, will accompany diners throughout the night. An Aphrodisiac Tasting Menu specifically created for this special occasion will present seven stunning taster portions including Gillardeau Oyster, Salmon Terrine & Smoked Red Pepper, Grilled Pumpkin Velouté, Braised Sea Bass and a choice of Roasted Wild Monkfish or Wagyu Tenderloin for the main course. This gastronomic menu will conclude with Crisp Apple – Aloe Vera and basil granite and Raspberry, Rose and White Chocolate Napoleon – Lychee sherbert with, hibiscus gel. Dinner in Ossiano can be enjoyed for AED 950 per person excluding beverages or AED 2,500 per couple including a bottle of Perrier Jouët Brut Champagne.
The award-winning Nobu infuses Japanese cutting-edge cuisine with Arabian influences, and offers couples a set five course menu priced at AED 500 per person. The night will start off with a welcome champagne cocktail and a Shrimp and Water Cress Salad, followed by Black Cod Yuzu Miso, Beef Toban with Wild Mushroom, a variety of Sushi and Rolls and ending with Japanese Grape Martini with Salted Caramel Ice Cream. A truly stunning space and an unforgettable dining experience will surely impress loved ones.
Seafire offers the sophistication of a contemporary New York style steakhouse with all the right ingredients for a memorable Valentine’s Day. Couples will be greeted with a glass of Champagne and a Seafire tasting platter to share including Wagyu beef carpaccio, Grilled prawns, Seared tuna with caviar followed by Scampi, Scallops and Clams. For the main, a choice of Char grilled Atlantis Sirloin or Grilled Sea Bass and followed by the Seafire Indulgence tasting platter to share with Passionfruit soufflé, chocolate semi freddo, sour lemon tart, and a selection of sorbets. Couples can indulge in this menu at AED535 per person or AED 375 per person, without champagne.
There is no need to go to Paris to experience the most romantic city in the world, enjoy Rostang – The French Brasserie instead and experience a truly Parisian chic atmosphere. The distinctive Valentine’s Day menu is priced at AED 320 per person including free flow of French wines or AED 525 per person including both free flow of French wines and Champagne. Diners will delight in the Raw Bar featuring live oyster opening and a wide selection of fresh seafood including cold lobster, king crab, calamari tagliatelle, smoked salmon rillettes, poached prawn, stuffed mussel ravigotte and avocado & shrimp cocktail. Diners can then enjoy the a Pork Station full of meaty treats including garlic salami, pata negra iberico ham, poached white ham, chorizo, guémené sausage, dry sausages, jésus, paté en croute, whole stuffed pork, farmhouse paté and pork rillette. The main course includes Seared duck breast, Sautéed veal minute strogonoff, Grilled swordfish and Stuffed whole seabream. The culinary feast reaches its finale with a seasonal cheese platter and selection of French pastries.
Special Valentine’s Day activities
Looking for romantic and relaxing Valentine’s Day in a haven of serenity? ShuiQi Spa & Fitness at Atlantis is offering ESPA signature treatments for both body and mind including an ESPA Naturally Tailored Facial, a 60 minute facial especially tailored for each guest, priced at AED 510 per person and the 60, 90 or 110 minute ESPA Totally Personalised Body Massage, designed according to each individual’s needs, priced at AED 510, 654 or 795 per person. Any treatment can be enjoyed together as a couple in a double spa room for an additional AED 200 or any spa session can be finished off in a relaxing private Jetted bath in The Royal Spa Suite for an additional AED 600. For a day of pure luxury and romance, The Couples Indulgence Signature Treatment offers pure relaxation combining cleansing ceremonies with combination massage, the healing of Hawaiian Lomi Lomi with traditional Chinese acupressure techniques will make a journey for dreams. The suite offers a lounge area which flows into beautifully appointed treatment rooms, a private terrace and an oval jetted pedestal tub. A menu of herbal drinks, oil blends and a facial to soothe will leave guests floating in no time. The 3 hour treatment for two is priced at AED 3,360.
An extra special Valentine’s Day gift is the Royal Swim at Dolphin Bay. Couples can enjoy a private session in the depths of the lagoon experiencing a range of fun activities including the foot push where these wonderful marine mammals glide guests magically across the waters using all of their strength and a dorsal tow, where guests are taken for a ride while they hold the dolphin’s dorsal fins. Book early and save AED 50 at Dolphin Bay when you book any dolphin programme (excluding Photo Fun) at least 14 days in advance.
For not wanting to leave Atlantis, guests can stay the night in one of our luxurious guest rooms. Complete with spectacular views of the azure waters of the Arabian Gulf or The Palm itself, couples can excite their taste buds with special romantic in-room dining with a wide variety of dishes available. Guest room rates start at AED 1,380++.
Please ensure to reserve a booking early as these offers are sure to be popular. Complimentary valet parking is available when dining at any of the restaurants at Atlantis at the Grand Lobby or at The Avenues.
For Valentine’s Day restaurant bookings enquiries contact Atlantis, The Palm on +971 4 426 2626, or visit www.atlantisthepalm.com for more information.
For ShuiQi Spa & Fitness bookings please contact spa on +971 4 426 1020 or visit www.atlantisthepalm.com/spa for more information.
For Royal Swim bookings please contact Dolphin Bay on +971 4 426 1030 or visit http://www.atlantisthepalm.com/marineandwaterpark for more information.
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About Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai
Atlantis, The Palm is a 1,539 room, ocean-themed destination resort located at the centre of the crescent of the man-made Palm Island in Dubai. This US$1.5 billion joint venture project was developed with Dubai Government owned, Istithmar. Opened in September 2008, the resort utilises the 46 hectares site with 17 hectares of water park amusement, further marine and entertainment attractions and a collection of some of the most renowned restaurants including Nobu, Ronda Locatelli, Ossiano and Rostang-The French Brasserie. Atlantis, The Palm offers an unprecedented entertainment centre, an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops and extensive meeting and convention facilities. It is home to one of the largest open-air marine habitats in the world, with some 65,000 marine animals in lagoons and displays including The Lost Chambers, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis.