Sovereign's Cookie Policy
This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this website you are consenting to cookies being used. For information on cookies please see our Cookies Policy.

Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah

Dubai, Jumeirah Beach

Family Suites

  • Palatial hotel with grand Arabian styling
  • Explore the waterways of the resort by Abra boat
  • More than 40 restaurants and bars
  • Complimentary access to the Wild Wadi waterpark
  • Talise Spa offers personalised treatments
Meaning 'The Palace', Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah is approached by an avenue lined with trees and sculpted horses, a style reminiscent of a Sheikh's summer palace. Traditional in design, this hotel can only be described as breathtaking; large windows and extensive gardens create a sense of grandeur. Meandering waterways link to the well designed Madinat Jumeirah with its host of sophisticated facilities. A centrepiece of the complex, this hotel has easy access to the maze of charming souks and cafés, each an absolute must for a true experience of Dubai. Meander through Madinat Jumeirah on a traditional Abra boat, indulge at the award-winning Talise Spa or be spoilt for choice with over 40 restaurants and bars. Also boasting a state-of-the-art health club, tennis and squash courts, complimentary kids' club, turtle lagoon and complimentary access to Wild Wadi Waterpark, Al Qasr caters for the whole family.

A range of hotel child prices are available for ages 0-3 and 4-11 years.


Bars & Restaurants

Al Fayrooz Lounge

Opening Times:
Open daily 08:00 - 00:30

Located at Al Qasr, the Al Fayrooz Lounge offers delightful afternoon tea to its guests with the option to sit on the terrace overlooking the famous Burj Al Arab.

Al Hambra

Opening Times:
Lunch 12:00 - 15:00 (except Friday)
Friday Brunch 12:30 - 16:00
18:00 - 23:30 Saturday - Thursday
19:00 - 23:30 Friday

Located at Al Qasr, Al Hambra is a fantastic traditional restaurant offering the very best in Spanish cuisine from tapas to paella. With the option of dining al fresco if they wish, guests can enjoy views of the palm-fringed canals.

Al Muna

Opening Times:
Saturday - Thursday 06:30 - 11:30
Friday 06:30 - 10:30
Lunch 12:30 - 15:30
Dinner 18:30 - 22:30

Located at Mina A'Salam, Al Muna offers a varied buffet with local cuisine and international dishes from around the world.

Al Samar Lounge

Opening Times:
Open daily from 06:30 - 00:45
High Tea 15:00 - 18:00
Shisha 17:00 - 00:45

Located in the lobby area of Mina A'Salam, Al Samar Lounge is the perfect place to relax with a non-alcoholic cocktail or to meet friends and enjoy a spot of afternoon tea.


Opening Times:

06:30 - 11:30 Saturday - Thursday
06:30 - 10:30 Friday
12:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 22:45
Friday Brunch
12:30 - 16:00

Located at Al Qasr, Arboretum is a buffet restaurant that has recently been awarded the 'Best Brunch in Dubai' by the BBC Good Food Middle East. A huge variety of international cuisine is on offer and guests can choose to eat in the indoor dining room or out on the restaurants terrace overlooking the waterways of the Madinat.

Khaymat Al Bahar

Opening Times:
Breakfast 06:30 - 11:30
Lunch buffet
Friday & Saturday 13:00 - 16:00
A la carte
Sunday - Thursday 13:00 - 23:30
Friday & Saturday 19:00 - 23:30
Shisha 12:00 - 00:00

Located by the poolside at the Al Qasr, Khaymat Al Bahar has an international buffet for breakfast and serves traditional and authentic Lebanese cuisine for lunch and dinner and has live entertainment in the evening.

MJs Steakhouse

Opening Times:
Friday brunch 12:30 - 16:00
Dinner 19:00 - 23:30

Located at Al Qasr, MJ's Steakhouse is great place to enjoy a selection of fine meats all prepared and cooked in the open kitchen. Guests can enjoy meats such as prime rib, Australian wagyu, ribeye and Chateaubriand in a trendy setting and relaxed atmosphere.

Pai Thai

Opening Times:
18:30 - 23:30

Located at Dar Al Masyaf Hotel and reached by boat, Pai Thai offers an authentic taste of Thailand with an array of exquisite dishes to tantalize your taste buds. The restaurant has won the Time Out Dubai Best South East Asian award several times so is a definite must if you enjoy Thai cuisine.

Perry and Blackwelders Original Smokehouse

Opening Times:
Open daily from 12:00 - 02:00

Located at Souk Madinat Jumeirah, the Perry & Blackwelder's Original Smokehouse is a fun, American themed restaurant serving a variety of BBQ dishes from the deep south from slow smoked Mesquite brisket to applewood-smoked turkey breast.


Opening Times:
Lunch 12:30 - 15:00
Dinner 18:30 - 23:30

Located at Al Qasr, Pierchic is a Mediterranean seafood restaurant offering an à la carte menu with a fine selection of oysters, sashmi, scallops, lobster and fresh fish. The restaurant is located at the end of a pier overlooking the Dubai coastline, Palm Jumeirah, Arabian Gulf and Burj Al Arab.

Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Souk Madinat Jumeirah replicates a traditional ancient Middle Eastern marketplace with a host of shops, bars and restaurants. Wander through the winding streets and explore the boutique-style shops and galleries or sit and relax outside a waterfront café and watch the world go by.


Opening Times:
Lunch 12:00 - 16:30
Dinner 19:00 - 23:30
Pool Bar 09:00 - 21:00 (no alcohol service before midday)
Bar Lounge & Shisha 12:00 - 01:30

Located at the Mina A'Salam, Shimmers is a wonderful beachfront restaurant serving light à la carte meals throughout the day. In the evening, guests can enjoy an array of international cuisine under the stars with views of the Burj Al Arab.

Please note that for dinner there is a minimum spend of AED 165 per person.

The Agency

Opening Times:
Sunday - Wednesday 13:00 - 01:00
Thursday 13:00 - 02:00
Friday 16:00 - 02:00
Saturday 17:00 - 01:00

Located at Souk Madinat Jumeirah, The Agency is a stylish and contemporary bar with views of the Arabian Gulf. Guests can choose from over 400 wines accompanied by a varied snack menu.

The Noodle House

Opening Times:
12:00 - 00:00

The Noodle House is located at Souk Madinat Jumeirah and is a fun and relaxed restaurant serving delicious Asian cuisine.


Opening Times:
Open daily from midday - 02:00
Friday brunch 12:30 - 16:00

Located at Mina A'Salam, Tortuga offers guests the very best in authentic Mexican cuisine.

Zheng He's

Opening Times:
Sunday - Friday 12:00 - 14:30
Saturday 12:30 - 15:00

Dinner 19:00 - 23:30

Friday brunch 12:30 - 16:00

Located at Mina A'Salam, Zheng He's offers a modern twist on delicious Chinese cuisine in five star surroundings.


Opening Times:
12:00 - 00:00

Located on the waterfront at Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Toscana is a family friendly restaurant serving Italian favourites.

Segreto Restaurant and Bar

Opening Times:
18:30 - 23:30
(Children under 8 are not permitted after 20:30)

Located at Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Segreto is a wonderful Italian restaurant offering a romantic and sophisticated atmosphere. Guests can dine alfresco with views of the Madinat's waterways or sip a cooling beverage from the rooftop bar with stunning panoramic views.

Koubba Bar

Opening Times:
Saturday - Wednesday 17:00 - 02:00
Thursday 17:00 - 03:00
Friday 16:00 - 03:00
Shisha 17:00 - 01:30

Located at Al Qasr, Koubba Bar is the perfect spot for a pre or post dinner drink with stunning sunset views. From Monday to Saturday, live music can be enjoyed from 20:15 to midnight.

Bahri Bar

Opening Times:
Saturday - Monday 16:00 -02:00
Tuesday - Friday 16:00 - 03:00

Located at Mina A'Salam, the Bahri Bar offers spectacular views of the Arabian Gulf and Burj Al Arab. Guests can enjoy light snacks such as Mezze and an extensive drinks menu. Later in the evening, a selection of jazz and soul music is played throughout the bar.

Beach & Pools

Swimming Pools

Guests can relax by one of the Madinat's many swimming pools, including one of the region's largest pool areas, located just a few minutes from the guest rooms.


Guests staying at Al Qasr can enjoy the stunning two kilometre private sandy beach and a selection of food and beverages are available to order from your sunbed.

For Families

Sinbads Kids Club

Children receive complimentary access to Sinbad's Kids Club where a whole host of activities take place all day long. Children can enjoy face painting, crafts, sports, video games and watching films. There is also an outdoor splash pool with slides, fountains and sandpits that they will love.

Spa & Wellness

Talise Spa

Opening Times:
09:00 - 22:00

A sanctuary of peace and tranquillity awaits at the Talise Spa. With 26 treatment rooms, a sauna, steam room, swimming pool, plunge pools and private relaxation areas, guests will be truly spoilt. Treatments, massages, rituals and therapies are conducted and personalised to each individual guests needs.

Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Activities & Entertainment

Madinat Theatre

The Madinat Theatre is a venue that hosts a variety of entertainment from live performances, stand-up comedy, ballet and musicals throughout the year.

About the location
Jumeirah Beach is emerging as one of Dubai’s leading luxury hotspots, with celebs and families alike filling its famous beach. The resort’s spotless waterfront has got designer shops, bars and restaurants poised between luxe hotels, and even an open-air cinema if you fancy a break from the beach. Speaking of the beach, this one’s a stunner – a full mile of velvety white sand and a gorgeous turquoise shore, with Dubai’s dazzling skyline in the distance. There’s some world-class diving and watersports for anyone with energy to burn, and the family-favourite Wild Wadi Water Park is on your doorstep. The beach rubs shoulders with Dubai’s swish marina, and the attractions of the city itself are minutes away.
Transfer time
30 minutes from Dubai airport
Loading Rooms...
Tripadvisor logo
Tripadvisor rating Based on 3814 traveller reviews
Thumb image 95% of travellers recommended this hotel
Travellers Ratings
Rating image   3281
Very Good
Rating image   347
Rating image   91
Rating image   54
Rating image   41
What to expect
Tripadvisor rating
Sleep Quality
Tripadvisor rating
Tripadvisor rating
Tripadvisor rating
Tripadvisor rating
Tripadvisor rating
Friday brunch
AnneIversen, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tripadvisor review Oct 15 2018
The best place in Dubai to enjoy a Friday brunch. The food is delicious and so much food options like sushi,seafood,Chinese,indian food and lots of live cooking stations. The dessert is also amazing...
View full review
Best hotel in Dubai
Tripadvisor review Oct 14 2018
Another incredible time. Staff make it for us. Welcome us back like family. Room amazing and the house keeping do a great job!! Breakfast and afternoon tea in premium leisure are amazing even if you...
View full review
View more reviews
Check availability
Feefo review image

What our customers think

We've been finding people their own slice of paradise for 45 years, and like to think we're pretty good at it. 
Don't just take our word for it, though - see what our customers have said about their Sovereign experience..

Read customer reviews...
Make an Enquiry
Request a Brochure
Contact Us