The Mina A'Salam translates as 'harbour of peace', a colourful, yet informal Arabic themed hotel and the gateway to the Madinat Jumeirah complex.
Part of the Madinat Jumeirah complex
Made up of a series of waterways taking guests to all areas of Madinat Jumeirah
Guests can enjoy complimentary access to the Wild Wadi Waterpark
Excellent facilities and a wide range of restaurants
The Mina A'Salam, completely refurbished in 2015, is a boutique style hotel comprising 292 spacious guest rooms, each tastefully furnished with a private balcony overlooking the Arabian Gulf. With 5 restaurants in the hotel, and 45 restaurants in the Madinat Jumeirah complex, there are ample opportunities to meet any culinary desire.
Within Madinat Jumeirah there is a huge choice of facilities available including an excellent kid’s club, a wonderful spa, the air conditioned souk with boutique fashion, antiques, perfumes and jewellery and a choice of over 40 world-class restaurants bars and lounges offering cuisines from around the world. The health club features a fully equipped gym over looking the indoor lap pool, squash courts, steam rooms, saunas and a healthy cafe.
All this is spread out amongst stunning landscaped gardens and a private beach. A quirky addition is the 3.7km of waterways with traditional boats to transfer guests from place to place.
When to visit
Try the Mexican restaurant Tortuga which is great for a casual yet delicious meal, the pulled beef burrito is excellent as are the Borrego tacos
Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark
Enjoy the exhilarating rides at Dubai's buzzing waterpark Aquaventure, located at the Atlantis The Palm hotel. A fun-filled outing for all the family with wild rides, a shark filled lagoon and attractions for all ages.
Brunch in Dubai
If in Dubai on a Friday, why not partake in the favourite past time of the local expat community and enjoy an ever-so-social Friday brunch. Take your time and enjoy free-flowing champagne and cocktails accompanied by a mouth-watering feast for the palate.
Desert Horse Riding Experience
Riders of all abilities are welcome at this equestrian centre in the desert, situated amongst the rolling sand dunes where you can visit the horses in the stables or take them out for a unique tour through the desert.
Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner
No trip to Dubai is complete without experiencing a desert safari. Embark upon an unparalleled adventure over the golden sand dunes in a 4x4 followed by a magical evening in a traditional Bedouin camp.
Dhow Cruise with Dinner
Enjoy a romantic dinner aboard a traditional Arabic Dhow while you take in the views of either the old city from the Dubai Creek or the modern cityscape from the Marina under a star lit sky.
Dine at the Burj Al Arab
Treat yourself to dinner at the iconic Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai for an evening to remember. Choose from 9 unique restaurants and bars serving a range of cuisines from authentic Arabic to Far East Asian and modern European.
Dinner at Armani/Hashi
Enjoy dinner at Armani/Hashi, the Armani Hotel Dubai's exquisite and contemporary Japanese restaurant offering an innovative interpretation of traditional Japanese cuisine.
Dubai Historic Discovery
Although a relatively new city, Dubai enjoys a rich heritage with a history that goes as far back as the Bronze Age. Take a journey back in time and explore the fascinating roots of this unique country.
Dubai Rugby Sevens
The well-established annual Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens, hosted in a purpose-built stadium on the outskirts of Dubai, is a thrilling and action-packed three days attracting rugby fans from around the world.
Dune Buggy Adventure
Perfect for adrenalin seekers, this excursion will allow you to experience the thrill of a wild ride in the golden sand dunes of the open desert in a powerful dune buggy.
Hot Air Balloon Flight at Sunrise
Experience an unforgettable sunrise over the desert dunes whilst you soar over the golden sands in a hot air balloon.
Learn to Play Polo in Dubai
Offering the perfect introduction to the world's oldest and fastest team game, a polo lesson at Dubai's Polo Academy is a great opportunity to learn the rules and the key skills of the game, riding and hitting.
Enjoy a magical night away from the busy city life of Dubai under the star-lit skies and surrounded by the golden sands of the Arabian desert.
Cruise around this manmade wonder which is not only an architectural feat but also home to some of the most opulent houses and hotels in the country.
Seaplane Flight over Dubai
Enjoy a magical seaplane flight over Dubai and take in the architectural wonders of this ultra-modern city from the sky.
Visit the Burj Khalifa
Venture to the top of the tallest structure in the world and enjoy the incredible unobstructed 360 degree views over Dubai from the open observation deck 'At the Top'.
Wild Wadi Waterpark
The perfect place to cool off from the Dubai sunshine, Wild Wadi Waterpark is located in front of the stunning Burj Al Arab and offers 30 rides and attractions for all the family, all designed around Arabian folklore.
WOW Dubai Tour
Take in the iconic sights and sounds of the vibrant city of Dubai on this luxury tour incorporating shopping, sailing, culture and panoramic views.