INDULGE IN LUXURY AT ATLANTIS, THE PALM WITH SUITE OFFER
Tailor-made packages and luxury holidays are on trend in 2013
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 February 2013 – Travel trend reports for 2013 predict that travellers will once again seek to enjoy the benefits of an indulgent holiday that offers excellent value for money. Atlantis, The Palm, with its unique brand of luxury service, captivating sights and thrilling entertainment, is perfectly positioned to deliver exactly what those travellers seek to experience. Increasingly, there is a demand for fully catered breaks for the ultimate stress free getaway, with a high quality experience that creates priceless memories and makes them feel connected to their destination. ABTA – The Travel Association anticipate that consumers will continue to look for good value in breaks in 2013 rather than cut back on their holidays. Tailor-made packages and luxury holidays are expected to be popular, with overseas destinations offering guaranteed sunshine standing to benefit.
Atlantis, The Palm reinvented tourism in Dubai with its opening in 2008 as the first entertainment destination resort in the region. Since then, the resort has consistently amazed guests with the variety of experiences available for all ages, luxury in the extent and quality of rooms offered, as well as unrivalled service - ever being ahead of trends and the changing needs of travellers from around the world.
Offering real luxury value for the entire family, Atlantis has created a special experience for those spending two nights in one of the beautiful Terrace Club Suites, Executive Club Suites or Regal Club Suites. This allows guests to enjoy a complimentary third night in their chosen suite and the numerous additional benefits of Imperial Club included in the package.
These benefits, which include extra privacy, comfort and service, allow guests to focus on having a bespoke holiday adventure at Atlantis, knowing that all the details have been taken care of including airport pick-up, VIP check-in and complimentary internet access. Being a member of the Imperial Club means complimentary access to the Imperial Club Lounge, including a full hot breakfast, afternoon tea, pre-dinner cocktails and canapés, as well as daily access to the Atlantis Kids’ Club from 10am – 6pm, which gives those travelling with children some well-deserved time alone to relax and enjoy the stunning views of the The Palm and the impressive Dubai skyline or the serene, azure waters of the Arabian Sea.
Allowing guests to really make the most of the all the unique experiences on offer at Atlantis is complimentary access to various attractions around the resort including Aquaventure Waterpark and The Lost Chambers Aquarium, as well as preferential rates to swim with the dolphins in Dolphin Bay.
The year ahead is also predicted to see an increase in popularity of multi-generational travel, as parents and grandparents would rather educate their children with interactive experiences instead of merely just reading a book on the subject. “The overall mission for Atlantis is to blow away our guests and make their holiday an experience they will always remember,” says Serge Zaalof, President and Managing Director, Atlantis, The Palm. “We continuously work on creating new experiences, being innovative in our offering and outstanding in service.”
With this in mind, Atlantis, The Palm has unveiled the newly created behind the scenes tour of Dolphin Bay, which is available solely for guests who take advantage of this package. Atlantis’ Dolphin Bay is a dolphin conservation and education habitat where guests have the once in a lifetime opportunity to make friends with one of nature’s most charismatic mammals in 4.5 hectares of unparalleled facility, by taking part in of the 6 unique encounters Atlantis offers. This exclusive chance to see into the world of the dolphins here at Atlantis means every member of the family will get to learn about these friendly mammals and the people who look after them – a truly priceless experience.
Aquaventure Waterpark presents a world of thrills, spills and wonder for the entire family, with 18 million litres of fresh water flowing through an elaborate network of 7 waterslides and extraordinary rides with cascades, tidal waves and rapids, as well as 700 metres of white sands overlooking The Palm. For the youngest intrepid travellers, Splashers, a water playground with extensive water games, slides and structures, provides a safe environment for children under 1.1 metres to have boundless fun with their parents in a world of adventure.
The mesmerizing Ambassador Lagoon, filled with over 11 million litres of natural sea water and housing 65,000 sea creatures that come together in a kaleidoscope of brilliant colour, forms the formal forecourt and backdrop to The Lost Chambers Aquarium, an underwater location where the myth of Atlantis and the lost civilization come to life. Within its winding passageways, guests can learn about Atlantean culture and technology in each of the 20 exhibits showcasing creatures from as far afield as South America and as close to home as the Arabian Gulf. The myth becomes truly interactive with a twice daily Aquatheatre show with a specialist to answer every query, and open water exhibits with star fish and sea cucumbers to touch and feel for those feeling brave.
The expansive Atlantis Kids’ Club is a safe and inviting environment where children can delve into their imagination and for a few hours live in a fantasy world, where they can be a pirate, a mad scientist, or even a visitor to the Fish Hospital where they can get an insight into how our marine specialists look after new-born, ailing and acclimatizing marine life, and learn about the several hundred species that call The Ambassador Lagoon home. The Atlantis Kids’ Club also boasts a multimedia centre with the latest technology, two rock climbing walls, a unique underwater cinema space and a creation zone, with arts and crafts. Even the youngest of tots are catered to with a special indoor toddler play area, filled to the brim with exciting toys and activities.
Book now at atlantisthepalm.com or call +971 4 426 1000. The offer is valid for stays between now and 31 May 2013. Terms and conditions apply. For more information please visit atlantisthepalm.com.
*Terms and Conditions for the Suite package:
· Rate exclusive of 10% service fee & 10% authority fee
· Booking Dates: 31 January – 31 May 2013
· Staying Dates: 31 January – 31 May 2013
· Black-out dates may apply
· Third night free is available only in the same room type that has been booked and can only be applied to the third consecutive day of the booking
· Offer subject to availability
· Offer valid via Atlantis, The Palm website, mobile site and Atlantis Reservations Office
· Offer valid for new bookings only
· Offer cannot be combined with any other promotion or discount
About Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai
Atlantis, The Palm is the first entertainment resort destination in the region and located at the centre of the crescent of The Palm in Dubai. Opened in September 2008, the unique ocean-themed resort features a variety of marine and entertainment attractions, as well as 17 hectares of waterscape amusement at Aquaventure Waterpark, all within a 46 hectare site. It is home to one of the largest open-air marine habitats in the world, with over 65,000 marine animals in lagoons and displays including The Lost Chambers Aquarium, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis. Aquaventure features 18 million litres of fresh water used to power thrilling waterslides, a 2.3 kilometre river ride with tidal waves and pools, water rapids and white water chargers. Dolphin Bay, the unparalleled dolphin conservation and education habitat, was created to provide guests a once in a lifetime opportunity to learn more about one of nature’s most graceful mammals. Atlantis, The Palm is also known as the culinary destination in the region with a collection of world-renowned restaurants including Nobu, Ronda Locatelli and Rostang. The resort boasts an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops as well as extensive meeting and convention facilities.