A 50-minute drive from Dubai International Airport. The majestic mountains, as well as some of the oldest archaeological sites of Arabia are only a few kilometres away. The drive to the hotel is simply breathtaking. Studded with sandy beaches and clear blue waters, it is certainly one of the most scenic roads in the U. A. E. . Yet, it is only a prelude of what is to come.An ideal hotel for a relaxing holiday. 2-kilometre private beach, wide range of motorised and non-motorized water sports, temperature-controlled swimming pools, fully-equipped gymnasium, aerobic studio, massage rooms, outdoor jacuzzi and separate sauna for men and woman. Two flood-lit tennis courts. Mini-golf, Beach volleyball. Children's playroom and paddling pool. TM 12/08.The low rise sandstone building "Fort" is located at its own laguna surrounded of a beautiful sandy beach and palmtree gardens.All rooms are spacious with private balcony overlooking the sea, central air conditioning, orthopedic mattresses and feather pillows, stunning views of the sea, separate sitting area, wardrobe with electronic safety box, oversized bathroom with separate shower room and bathtub and TV with 27 satellite channels.An unparalleled culinary experience under the expert eye of the famous French Executive Chef. Four world-class restaurants overlooking landscaped gardens, private island and azure blue waters.The lobby is large with light marble, the walls are in sandstone from the mountains in the surrounding. The reception is to the right, to the left there is an Arabic "welcome" tent.23 kms to city centre, 75 kms to the nearest airport (dubai), Close to the beach, Close to the trade fair ground (al hamra convention center).