Do you want to unwind, restore or elevate? These are the magic words at this exclusive spa with a dozen treatment rooms where massages,...
The Palace Water Sports
Although these folks operate from an office at the hotel, they are independent and arrange an impressive number of water sports,...
In a city built on ersatz facsimiles and Disney-esque gimmicks, the not-to-be-missed Oriental Hammam stands out as the hands-down best...
The Royal Mirage sure gets it right. Reclining on beaded cushions and thick carpets in an Arabian palm courtyard is the ultimate way to...
Get cosy between throw pillows at a low-slung table in the dim dining room, then take your tastebuds on a magic-carpet ride while...
Arabian Court, One&Only Royal Mirage, Al-Sufouh Rd, Al-Sufouh · interesting places nearby
Follow the locals to this lush den where the floor-to-ceiling purple fabric, red-orange light and beaded curtains set a seductive backdrop for the dynamic cooking on offer. The chef combines Indian with a touch of Thai and tempers it with European techniques. The results will perk up even the most passive proboscis: rich spices means flavours develop slowly on the palate with an elegant complexity that demands savouring. Choose the chef’s selection of starters and curries for a sense of his broad repertoire. Reservations essential.