Looking for a honeymoon destination?

The magical city of Dubai awaits!

The City of Gold lives up to its nickname with its amazing skyline, impressive coastline, extraordinary shopping malls, delicious food, and incredible grandeur.

What makes Dubai even more alluring is how it has combined its rich history and modern achievements to become one of the most romantic cities in the world!

Needless to say, Dubai is the perfect honeymoon destination for newlywed couples, best experienced in a 5-star hotel with all the works.

We’ve done our research and are happy to present Dubai’s finest 5-star hotels that offer the best for honeymooning couples. 

1. Waldorf Astoria Dubai International Financial Centre

Travel back in time to the chic ‘60s in New York by staying at the elegant Waldorf Astoria hotel.

While all rooms here are lavishly decorated, the king rooms and suites take it up a notch.

The Presidential Suite, in particular, is magnificent and comes with a stunning view, dedicated butler, and personal concierge service.

The Waldorf Astoria Spa is located on the 18th floor and has four suites, including a ‘Couple Suite’ that features heated treatment tables and relaxing services. 

Don’t miss the rooftop pool and Jacuzzi where you can enjoy views of the Burj Khalifa with a drink in your hands.

Couples can choose from three options when it comes to dining including Bull & Bear, Peacock Alley, and St. Trop on the rooftop.

Experience the best that Dubai has to offer by spending your honeymoon at Waldorf Astoria.

  • Guest Rating: 9.4
  • Address: Burj Daman, Al Mustaqbal Street, Dubai International Financial Centre, Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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2. Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai

The Mandarin Oriental in Jumeira overlooks both the Arabian Gulf and the glittering skyline of Dubai to bring you the ultimate honeymoon experience.

You can take in gorgeous skyline views from your private balcony or stay in a room with a sea view.

The Mandarin Sea Front suites are also lovely with their wraparound balcony and dining area.

Of course, if you really want to go all out, stay at the Royal Penthouse which offers unparalleled ocean views and can be accessed by its own private lift!

Indulge at the signature Nomadic Journey treatment which features Emirati drumming as part of the healing process at their one-of-a-kind spa.

Take a dip with your partner in the wonderful infinity pool and satisfy your taste buds by dining at one of their seven mindblowing restaurants. 

There’s no better way to enjoy your honeymoon!

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Address: 1 Jumeirah Street Jumeirah Beach Road, Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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3. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach

The Four Seasons chain of hotels is known for being the ultimate name in luxury stays and the one at Jumeirah Beach is no different.

Located just a few minutes away from the major attractions of Dubai, this resort is like a magical oasis with its own private beach and two outdoor pools.

You can choose between skyline or sea-view rooms, all of which have their own private balcony where you can enjoy some quality time with your partner.

The spa experience here is nothing short of indulgent with relaxing head to toe services that aim to rejuvenate your body and mind. 

The resort also has two tennis courts and a jogging track by the beach.

From Asian to Arabic, gentleman’s-style cigar club to rooftop lounge, sushi to plant-based food, the restaurants at Four Seasons have something for all tastes and preferences. 

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Address: Jumeirah Road, Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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4. Raffles Dubai

Inspired by the pyramids of Egypt, the Raffles hotel is truly a sight to behold.

With 252 luxurious rooms and suites all with private balconies and splendid views, you simply can’t go wrong by picking this hotel for your honeymoon stay.

The Penthouse and Royal suites in particular will make you feel like royalty with their dining room, kitchenette, and Jacuzzi. 

Enjoy a swim in the pool and grab a drink from the pool bar while you lounge on the sunbeds. 

Guests can also choose between six other dining options including Italian, Japanese, and local cuisine. 

If shopping is on your agenda, the Raffles hotel is not only located in the city center but also adjoins the famous Wafi Mall.  

Couples can experience authentic Arabic culture and buy traditional products by visiting the nearby souks, especially the famous Khan Murjan souk. 

End each well-spent day by pampering yourself at the spa’s couple suite.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Address: Sheikh Rashid Road, Wafi Mall, Bur Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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5. Jumeirah Emirates Towers

Dubai’s iconic architecture is incomplete without the soaring equilateral triangles of the Jumeirah Emirates Towers.

With 400 exquisite rooms, you will really be spoilt for choice but we recommend the Junior and Family suites that offer exceptional skyline views.

The hotel has 11 dining and nightlife venues offering unique culinary experiences including the famous Rib Room and Al Nafoorah.

The best part is the location.

Dubai Mall is just a couple of minutes’ drive from the hotel and you have unlimited access to Wild Wadi Waterpark and access to Jumeirah’s Private Beach.

Complimentary shuttles are available to go to these places at convenient timings for guests.

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind shopping experience at the Boulevard which houses luxury brands and designers. 

Lounge by the pool or enjoy special services at the Talise Spa that are sure to stimulate your senses.

The party never has to end at the Jumeirah Emirates Towers.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Address: Sheikh Zayed Road, Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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6. Grand Plaza Mövenpick

Located in the vibrant business district of Dubai Media & Internet City, the Grand Plaza Mövenpick combines Middle-Eastern culture and modern sophistication to offer guests the stay of a lifetime.

Honeymooners can pick from 235 elegantly spacious rooms that offer views of the Palm Jumeirah and Emirates Golf club.

All rooms have soundproof windows and spacious bathrooms with a rainfall shower and private bathtub.

Start your day with a buffet breakfast at their poolside restaurant Bytes and catch the romantic sunset with a cocktail in your hands at their rooftop bar Twenty Three.

Guests can also dine at three other on-site restaurants.

The Spa by SensAsia will transport you to a tranquil land away from the hustle-bustle of Dubai, while the outdoor pool will leave you with a smile on your face.

Attractions like the Dubai Marina, The Palm Jumeirah, and the Mall of the Emirates are less than 10 minutes away.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Address: Dubai Media City, Sheikh Zayed Road, Opposite The Innovation Hub, Dubai Internet City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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7. One&Only The Palm Dubai

If luxury, seclusion, and exclusivity are what you’re looking for on your honeymoon, the One&Only Resort on the West Crescent of the Palm Jumeirah has got you covered.

Arrive like royalty by limousine or on a boat to this extraordinary resort inspired by Andalusia’s Moorish palaces.

Guests can choose between decadent rooms, suites with private pools, and the crème de la crème, a two-bedroom beachfront villa with lush gardens, a temperature-controlled swimming pool, a team of dedicated butlers, and private driveway access. 

The resort has also gone all out with dining options overlooked by French chef and culinary genius Yannick Alléno.

Spend your day lazying around in their temperature-controlled grand pool, the 850-square meter adults-only infinity pool, or sunbathe the day away on the secluded beach.

Enjoy advanced spa treatments at the exclusive Guerlain Spa where experts will take care of all your needs.

Indulge in an authentic hammam experience or get a massage treatment for two while you’re there.

Experience the magic of the desert and old Dubai with its maze of souks and explore the waterways on traditional abra boats.

True luxury awaits you at the One & Only Palm Resort.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Address: Palm Jumeirah, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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8. Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai

True to its name, Caesar’s Palace Bluewaters is a hotel that is fit for a king and queen!

The hotel is located on the man-made island of Bluewaters connected to the amazing Jumeirah Beach and brings together beachside elegance with a touch of Las Vegas.

Couples can choose between their deluxe resort and ocean view rooms or indulge in one of their decadent suites.

The Presidential Suite, in particular, is out of this world with a marble bathroom in the master bedroom, a rain shower, a deep soaking tub, and a private Jacuzzi on the attached terrace. 

With 13 epic dining options to choose from, every day is a new culinary adventure at the Caesars Palace Hotel. 

Take a romantic stroll along 450-meters of their pristine private beach or take a dip in one of their three temperature-controlled infinity pools.

If you’re feeling adventurous, enjoy activities like jet skiing, wakeboarding, and banana boat rides on the beach.

After an action-packed day, enjoy one of the legendary services at the award-winning Qua Spa. 

We recommend the Iyashi Dome which uses infrared rays to cleanse the body and the Egypt-inspired Psammo Quartz Bed for a truly rejuvenating experience. 

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Address: Caesars Palace Bluewaters Island PO Box 36555, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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9. Park Hyatt Dubai

The Park Hyatt is a luxury waterfront resort located in Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club.

Combining Moorish and Mediterranean influences, the resort’s 223 rooms which include 34 suites are sophistication personified and offer stunning views across Dubai Creek.

The rooms are spacious and feature elegant bathrooms with a tub and walk-in shower.

The suites have a separate living area as well as a private outdoor terrace and panoramic views of the marina.

Try French cuisine at the creek-front Brasserie du Park, grab an award-winning brunch at Traiteur Brunch, indulge in coastal favourites at NOÉPE, devour Thai food at The Thai Kitchen and satiate your sweet tooth at Pistache. 

Couples can also enjoy the Infinity Lagoon with a private sandy beach or relax in the 25-meter swimming pool. 

The Amara Spa provides the perfect setting for relaxation and bliss for newlyweds. 

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Address: Dubai Golf Creek And Yacht Club, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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10. Bulgari Resort, Dubai

The Bulgari Resort combines Mediterranean style and Middle Eastern culture to bring a one-of-a-kind resort set on a seahorse-shaped island in Jumeirah Bay. 

While there are amazing rooms and suites to choose from, one of our personal favourites is the Bvlgari Suite with a spacious living room, a wrap-around terrace with undisturbed ocean views, and a two person hydro-massage for romantic evenings.

The ultimate in luxury, however, is the Bvlgari Villa which has a spectacular oval pool, a 500 square-meter garden, a private home cinema, and an indoor hammam and hydromassage.

Enjoy lavish Italian and Japanese meals at one of their many restaurants and bars. 

For a Mediterranean atmosphere, head to the Yacht Club which overlooks a 46-boat harbour and enjoy the outdoor pool and bar. 

Soothe your senses at the Bvlgari spa which features many relaxing amenities including 7 treatment rooms, a couple suite, a hammam, a large indoor pool, and a vitality pool that is inspired by Caracalla Roman baths. 

The Bulgari Resort will make your honeymoon an experience of a lifetime! 

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Address: Jumeira Bay Island, Jumeira 2, Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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11. Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Dubai

Want to stay at the heart of all the action?

The Renaissance Downtown Hotel is located at the center of downtown Dubai and is within walking distance of the spectacular Burj Khalifa and several luxury shopping destinations.

Guests can choose from a variety of rooms that offer water and Burj Khalifa views, while the suites will also give you access to the Club lounge.

Food lovers will be delighted with the many options available here, including Morimoto which is the Japanese brainchild of celebrity chef Masaharu Morimoto, BASTA!

The restaurant combines elements of a Neapolitan pizzeria, Roman trattoria, Florentine steakhouse, and Bleu Blanc which is inspired by French farmhouses. 

Revel in wonderful live performances and events at “Evenings at Renaissance” rituals.

Indulge in a unique holistic treatment at the Six Senses Spa whose floor-to-ceiling windows offer amazing views of the city. 

Couples can also enjoy the hammam, sauna, flotation pool, and the state-of-the-art swimming pool.

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Address: Marasi Drive, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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12. Jumeirah Al Qasr

It’s all about palatial luxury inspired by 1001 Arabian Nights at Jumeirah Al Qasr.

Every room incorporates Arabian design influences that will make you feel like royalty.

The one-bedroom Ocean suite comes with a generously sized living room, marble bathrooms, and amazing views from a private terrace.

The Presidential Suite on the top floor offers sweeping views from the private balcony and spacious bathrooms with jet showers and a Jacuzzi. 

Enjoy 2 km of an exclusive private beach right at your doorstep.

Satiate your hunger at the award-winning Pierchic restaurant, delight in French specialties at French Riviera, relish Thai delicacies at Pai Thai, savor a steak at The Hide, and feel like you’re in an Arabian dream at Arboretum.

The Talise Spa set within tropical gardens and the waterways of Jumeirah Al Qasr will transport you to another world. 

Relax in the outdoor pool or take a fitness class at Talise Fitness.

All guests even get complimentary passes to Wild Wadi Waterpark so the fun never has to end!

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Address: Jumeirah Beach Road, Madinat Jumeirah Resort, Al Sufouh, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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13. La Ville Hotel & Suites CITY WALK Dubai

The La Ville Hotel & Suites is a boutique accommodation that will impress you with its urban sophistication.

All the rooms feature modern decor that are easy on the eye and offer amazing views of one of the most famous skylines in the world.

Choose a room from where you can see the iconic Burj Khalifa or pick the La Ville Suite which has a private terrace and sea-view.

Enjoy an evening of romantic dining at Chival, try some delicious food at Graze, and take in sweeping views of the city from their rooftop bar, Lookup.

Wine connoisseurs can try some excellent vintages at Grapeskin, their wine bar. 

The rooftop infinity pool is a sight for sore eyes and for sore muscles.

Guests can escape to the spa which has two treatment rooms offering a range of bespoke services. 

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Address: Al Multaqa Street, Al Wasl, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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14. Taj Dubai

The Taj hotels are known worldwide for their luxury and impeccable service and the one in Dubai is no different.

Located on Burj Khalifa street, the Taj offers an interesting fusion of Indian heritage and contemporary design.

All the 296 rooms are lavishly decorated with Indian elements with views of either the Burj Khalifa or Business Bay skyline, and come with a large walk-in shower, standalone bathtub, and wardrobe area. 

The suites in particular are designed to impress with splendid views, separate living space, dedicated majlis area, butler service, and access to Taj Club lounge.

Taj Dubai has a diverse range of restaurants that will satiate all guests with their gourmet cuisines including, Treehouse, Tesoro, Miss Tess, Bombay Brasserie, The Eloquent Elephant, and Byzantium Lounge.

Feel revived at the pool or Jiva Spa where natural ingredients and classic Indian healing techniques come together for an unforgettable experience.

Couples can enjoy Soma therapy which includes an Indian aromatherapy massage in a candle-light setting complete with a rose petal bath and a bottle of champagne. 

The hotel is walking distance away from The Dubai Mall and landmarks like Dubai Opera and Dubai Fountain. 

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Address: Downtown Burj Khalifa Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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15. Rixos Premium Dubai JBR

Located in the heart of Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence, the Rixos Premium is a stylish lifestyle hotel that truly lives up to its name.

Panoramic views of the beach and Dubai Eye, direct beach access, and a whole lot of extravagance await you at Roxis Premium.

Choose a Deluxe King Room which offers amazing floor-to-ceiling sea views, an ensuite bathroom, a large bathtub and Chopard amenities. 

Guests can also choose from five different suites that will make your honeymoon feel like a dream!

The award-winning restaurants here like Asil, Luigia, STK, Ammos, Azure, Godiva Café, and Lock Stock & Barrel will take you on a culinary journey like no other.

You can also enjoy the trendiest beach club in Dubai – Azure Beach and dance the night away at Vogue and Stamina pool parties. 

Burn those excess honeymoon calories at their state-of-the-art fitness centre or enjoy the Dubai wooden Jungle Gym on the beach. 

The Natureland Spa is an award-winning, Turkish-inspired spa which is an absolute sanctuary for relaxation complete with an authentic Hammam, steam room, ice fountain, sauna, and exquisite couple’s suite.

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Address: The Walk – Jumeirah Beach Residence, Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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16. Address Boulevard

The downtown area in Dubai is in the midst of all the action, shopping, and magic and that’s also where guests can have a memorable stay at the Address Boulevard.

With direct indoor access to the Dubai Mall, The Fashion Avenue and the metro station as well as breathtaking views of the Burj Khalifa, the Address Boulevard is convenient as well as upscale.

All rooms are filled with elegant decor, tasteful furnishings, and come with a private balcony, while the Address Suite gives you exclusive access to the Club lounge.

Their Signature Dining restaurant captures the homeliness and comfort of an actual apartment, making it a unique experience. 

Guests can also unwind in style at the lobby lounge where you can grab simple food and beverages. 

Couples can experience tranquility at the spa which offers a great selection of treatments by expert therapists using top-notch ingredients.

As far as pools go, there’s a main pool, a family pool, as well as a dedicated spa pool, so it’s never too crowded. 

Experience the vibrancy of Dubai by staying at the Address Boulevard.

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Address: Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai, PO Box 214477

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17. One&Only Royal Mirage Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach

Experience the glitz, glamor, and glory of Dubai at the palatial One&Only Royal Mirage Resort at Jumeirah Beach. 

With over 65 acres of lush gardens, intricate fountains, water features, domes, and arches, the Arabian architecture of this resort will leave honeymoon couples spellbound. 

All rooms are decorated decadently and come with their own private balcony with incredible views.

While the suites take things up a notch, the real star is the Beach Garden Villa which is surrounded by palm gardens, has its own private pool, and is just a few steps away from the beach.

From fine dining to delicious cocktails on the beach, guests at the One&Only Royal Mirage Resort can experience it all at the 16 restaurants, bars, and lounges located here.

Newlyweds can enjoy the temperature-controlled swimming pools, especially the adults-only pool for some quiet time.

The couple’s spa ceremony which includes a bathing ritual in the Oriental Hammam at the One&Only Spa will make you feel closer than ever.

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Address: King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud St, Al Sufouh, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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18. The Oberoi Dubai

Think contemporary luxury and that’s what you will get at The Oberoi in Dubai’s bustling downtown area.

The 252 vast rooms have floor to ceiling windows to let light in and overlook the magnificent skyline of Dubai, including the iconic Burj Khalifa.

While guests can choose between city and pool views, the Deluxe Suites also have a private balcony and the Presidential Suite on the top floor is out of this world!

Satiate your appetite at Nine7One (their all day fine dining restaurant), indulge in some delicious Indian food at Ananta, feel the magic of Latin America at La Mezcaleria, or enjoy some authentic Italian food at Matto.

The dedicated Wellness floor at The Oberoi has a spa, a 24-hour gym, as well as a temperature-controlled pool.

Couples can indulge in holistic treatments that include Eastern, Western, Aromatherapy treatments, and the signature Oberoi massage.

The hotel is just minutes away from the Dubai Mall and other iconic landmarks, making this an ideal location for couples looking to explore Dubai. 

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Address: Downtown Burj Khalifa Street, 71847 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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19. Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Have an epic honeymoon by staying at the sail-shaped building of Burj Al Arab, which is an iconic structure and a symbol of everything Dubai stands for.

The hotel is located on a man-made island and defines luxury with its private beach access and 201 duplexes that overlook the ocean.

The Deluxe one-bedroom suite will leave you awestruck with its opulent decor, spectacular views, butler service, and unlimited entry to Wild Wadi Waterpark and Summersalt beach Club.

The Royal two-bedroom suite is nothing short of a palace and comes with its own private lift, cinema, library, Majlis style lounge, and butler service. 

Spend some quality time at The Terrace, which has an infinity pool right over the hotel’s private beach.

Experience ultimate relaxation at The Talise Spa with one of the many indulgent services offered here.

Nourish your body and soul at any of the nine world class dining and entertainment venues helmed by Michelin-starred chefs.

Your stay at the Burj Al Arab is sure to be etched in your memory long after your honeymoon ends.

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Address: Jumeirah Beach Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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20. Palazzo Versace Dubai

The Palazzo Versace is an extraordinary hotel meant for extraordinary people.

The structure itself is reminiscent of a 16th-century Italian Palace and features a striking entrance, high ceilings, extraordinary gardens, and Arabian elements.

In fact, every piece of furniture and fabric found here has been tailor-made by Versace for the Palazzo Versace. 

Rooms and suites are lavish in every way and offer views of the Dubai Creek or Jaddaf Waterfront from a private balcony.

The bathrooms are just as exquisite with handcrafted mosaic, Carrara marble tiling and a walk-in rainforest shower.

Their ultra-luxurious Imperial Suite deserves a special mention for its stunning grandeur that comes complete with an outdoor pool and Jacuzzi.

Dining at Palazzo Versace is an experience by itself where each of the eight venues is a tribute to Versace’s signature works and will transport you to culinary heaven!

Unwind at the spa which features seven treatment rooms, a spa suite, and two Moroccan Hammams or take a dip at one of the three outdoors pools.

This is one indulgent experience your partner and you won’t forget anytime soon!

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Address: Jaddaf Waterfront, Bur Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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21. Emerald Palace Kempinski Dubai

Bigger is better when it comes to Dubai and it doesn’t get more opulent than the Emerald Palace Kempinski.

This five-star beach resort is located in Palm Jumeirah and is inspired by the palaces of Continental Europe.

Every room and suite at this one-of-a-kind hotel features hand-crafted Italian touches and luxury amenities to give you the feeling of ultimate elegance.

The Deluxe rooms embrace European sophistication and come with a private balcony with amazing views of the Arabian Gulf.

The Suites and villas are decadent in every way and offer views of either Dubai’s iconic skyline or the ocean.

With eight excellent restaurants and bars to choose from, the gastronomic experience here will be the star of your honeymoon.

Couples can pamper themselves at the Cinq Mondes Spa with a unique service, experience a traditional Hammam ritual, soak away at the lagoon pool or one of the largest indoor pools in Dubai and take a romantic walk along the private beach.

Staying here will exceed all your expectations, that’s for sure!

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Address: Crescent West, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Map of Dubai Honeymoon Hotels

There’s no better time to splurge than on your honeymoon with your special one.

With so many amazing 5-star options to choose from in Dubai, we’re sure you’re going to have the trip of a lifetime!

It’s impossible to pick just one recommendation but if we had to, we’d go with the One&Only Royal Mirage Resort.

The Beach Garden Villa and Oriental Hammam ceremony sound like a dream!

Of course, there’s no dearth of options in the bustling city of Dubai, so feel free to check out more honeymoon hotels that suit your needs below.

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