FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai offers a private beach and puts you near activities such as scuba-diving, snorkelling and waterskiing. 6 outdoor pools provide fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can indulge in massages and facials. Maiden Shanghai, one of 3 restaurants, serves Chinese cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. Other highlights at this luxurious resort include 2 poolside bars, a rooftop terrace and a free kid's club. The restaurant and comfortable guest rooms get great marks from fellow travellers. The property is only a short walk to public transportation: Al Ittihad Park Station is 11 minutes and Palm Gateway Station is 12 minutes.