Al Sufouh, Jumeira Beach Road (الصفوح، شارع جميرا), دبي, دبي
Resort · الصفوح الثانية · 65 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Special treat: One of Dubai’s most luxurious resorts, the One&Only Royal Mirage has understated décor, a marvellous beach and is very romantic. Doubles from £175. Read full review http://bit.ly/UJGQwZ
Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard (The Old Town, Downtown Dubai), دبي, دبي
Hotel · وسط مدينة دبي · 117 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Mid-range: Stunningly designed in a contemporary Arabian style, Al Manzil is a comfortable four-star hotel with a Middle Eastern atmosphere. Doubles from £117. Read full review http://bit.ly/UeFyvz
1 Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd (at Doha St.), دبي, دبي
Monument / Landmark · وسط مدينة دبي · 530 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Make a beeline for the world’s tallest building, 825m-high Burj Khalifa (burjkhalifa.ae; AED100/£17; book ahead online) to savour breathtaking Dubai vistas from the 124th-floor observation deck.
The Telegraph: The creekside Spice Souq stalls long ago succumbed to tourism, but you can still get a feel for old Arabia at the restored Heritage House and Al Ahmadiya School, with their airy courtyards.
Al Qasr Hotel, Madinat Jumeriah (Al Sufouh Road), دبي, دبي
Seafood Restaurant · الصفوح الأولى · 68 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Dine on superb seafood at a table overlooking sail-shaped Burj Al Arab at Pierchic (jumeirah.com; £85 for two), a restaurant at the end of a pier looking out towards the fairy-tale Madinat Jumeirah.