Jumeirah beach is home to many of Dubai’s best hotels, which are very well renowned in the world. Moreover, the area is heavily populated coastal residential area of Dubai, UAE. Jumeirah Beach is in fact not one beach but a vast long strip of sand with bath temperature waters of the Arabian Gulf. Over the time the public beach has been officially become the private preserve of the ever-increasing series of beachside luxury Jumeirah Beach Hotels Dubai, but this does not stop people to from roaming around where they feel like. To experience the famous beach Dubai hotels Jumeirah beach are ideally located with excellent facilities. The long stretch of public beach offers a beautiful setting, with its clean white sand, crystal clear seawater and bath-temperature surf.
On of the most exclusive parts of Dubai Jumeirah Beach has resulted in using the Jumeirah name as a brand which denotes exclusivity. This area of Dubai is very popular for its exclusive and large properties as well as many modest town houses built in a variety of architectural styles. The area has become home to a majority of European and Western emigrants working in the oil and real estate industry. Even tourists visiting Dubai, make it a point to visit Jumeirah Beach and with the government of Dubai coming up with numerous modern hotels such as the Jumeirah Beach Hotel and the world famous Burj Al Arab and a host of attractions has certainly made it a destination for tourists. As the history goes, the Arabs living in the Jumeirah area were fishermen, pearl divers and traders, but the Jumeirah area became the focus for the western expatriate residences, and today the area is undergoing a huge growth in housing developments.
Tourist Attractions in Jumeirah Beach
Of the many beaches in Dubai Jumeirah beach is the most famous and equally popular among the tourists. The beach is a long stretch of beach on the Arabian Gulf bordered by line of Jumeirah Beach Hotels Dubai and private clubs. The beaches of Jumeirah have soft white sand and the shallow waters of the Arabian Gulf touching the shores, creates mystical and magical atmosphere. For some fun and adventure one gets to enjoy a host of water sports here like windsurfing, water-skiing, sailing and even scuba diving.
Jumeirah Mosque is the most famous mosque in this part of Dubai and even the most photographed building in the city. This building is a striking example of modern Islamic architecture, which was built along medieval Fatimid lines. The building is built entirely of stone, the mosque and its two minarets are unique. With the use of subtle lighting, the building looks made more attractive at night. Non-Muslims are not allowed to enter mosques in Dubai, although they can enter this one if on an organized tour.
Located on the outskirts of the city, Jumeirah Centre is a favorite with both visitors and residents alike. The mall is located on the Beach Road close to the Jumeirah Mosque. It shopping center has been so designed as to make the shopper feel comfortable while going through the extensive range of shops. A shopping trip to Jumeirah Centre offers a wide range of fashion accessories, whether from the boutiques, the shoe shop, the opticians of the watch shops – all of the finest quality.
Palm islands ate three islands, which have become one of Dubai’s main attractions in the area of Jumeirah Beach. It is said that the three islands, are visible from the moon, form the largest manmade islands in the world. The first of the island Palm Jumeirah features a number of hotels as well as private residences, whereas the Palm Jebel Ali is slated to have more leisure facilities, including an aquatic theme park, when it opens in 2008. The third of the islands, Palm Deira, will be more equipped towards residential use with over 7,000 villas, and will be the largest of the islands.
Wild Wadi Dubai
For hours of fun and pleasure, situated between Burj Al Arab and the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Wild Wadi Dubai offers just that. It is an exciting, state-of-the-art water park where an unforgettable adventure awaits. The water park is an absolute delight for thrill-seekers and families alike.