Apartment Guide - Palm Jumeirah Crescent
Palm Jumeirah offers some of the very best apartments in Dubai, in no small part because of the fantastic location and the awe-inspiring sea views. In a previous post, we examined the apartments located along the Palm’s trunk. Today, we look at the various options you have along the magnificent crescent that forms the top of the Palm.
Several of the apartments on the crescent are associated with leading hospitality brands and benefit from a full suite of resort-style facilities.
The W Residences
Fully serviced by the W Hotel, W Residences comprises 104 magnificent apartments ranging from two to five-bedroom as well a select few penthouses. The homes are divided among eight different sections known as ‘mansions’. Each home has a gorgeous contemporary layout with fully fitted kitchens, smart home technology and beautiful stone surfaces in the kitchen and bathrooms that add a unique touch. Among the many amenities on offer is Club 104, a private club only accessible by residents.
The Anantara Palm Resort brings a slice of Thai hospitality and its vibrant beachfront lifestyle to Dubai. The hotel also features a fine selection of one and two-bedroom apartments and 14 lavish penthouses, all bearing the distinctive architecture associated with the resort. Each residence is fully furnished, featuring high-quality appliances and Opus smart home systems. A la carte services are available, handling everything from housekeeping to babysitting.
Part of the mixed-use Kingdom of Sheba development, Balqis Residences brings a unique architectural style to the Palm by putting a subtle contemporary spin on the traditional architecture of Yemen. The property is split between apartments, penthouses, townhouses and villas with warm interior color schemes that reflect the palette of the desert. The Kingdom of Sheba will also feature a luxury hotel, possibly managed by Fairmont.
Dream Palm Residences is the residential component of the Rixos Hotel, featuring two and three-bedroom apartments, four-bedroom penthouses and five-bedroom townhouses. All of the residential units have wood flooring, marble finished bathrooms and Miele appliances in the kitchens. The penthouses contain private gardens with Jacuzzis while the townhouses have larger garden areas and private pools. With a beach club, gym, concierge services and a private beach for residents, Dream Palm certainly lives up to its name.
Kempinski Residences, part of Kempinski Hotels, carves a very striking figure on the Palm with its classical European architecture that draws heavily on the Palladian style and is distinguished by its elaborate domes. The residential collection comprises two to four-bedroom apartments as well as a limited number of penthouses and luxury villas. The interiors of the homes are bathed in exquisite tones of crimson and royal blue with gold accents, and a sense of majesty permeates every aspect of the design. Every major services is available to residents, who also get to enjoy a gorgeous private beach.
Royal Atlantis Residences
The Royal Atlantis Residences will, upon completion, forever change the landscape of Palm Jumeirah. Slated to be twice as high as the already impressive Atlantis resort, Royal Atlantis has a distinctive and truly breathtaking architectural design. The residences themselves includes options such as the Sky Courts with elevated terrace and private gardens, Garden Suites spread across two floors with two gardens and duplex Penthouses with rooftop terraces that look out over unbelievable panoramas of the sea and the Palm island. The associated resort will offer an extensive list of amenities, and the Atlantis resort is easily accessible as well.
Taj Grandeur Residences
Taj Grandeur Residences, also known as Grandeur Residences, is a luxury residential development serviced by the renowned Taj Hotels & Resorts. The development itself takes its aesthetic cues from the grand palaces of Rajasthan in western India, featuring ornate arched windows, columned passages and exquisite sculptural details in a rich warm palette. This is the rare hotel-related development that does not have a hotel on site, but does enjoy the full range of services and amenities one would expect from a Taj property.
A beautiful contemporary development with a Miami-style aesthetic displaying clean lines and a pristine white palette, The 8 stands 8 storeys high and has a dynamic mix of apartments, penthouses and townhouses. A Delano hotel will also be part of the development, offering its exemplary boutique services and facilities to residents.
Even the apartment projects that are not serviced by hotels bring with them an undeniable sense of style with sophisticated design and amenities that are absolutely world-class.
Muraba is a very exclusive development comprising just 46 apartments and 4 penthouses. Designed by award-winning firm RQR Arquitectes, the residences are defined by a sharp contemporary aesthetic that uses minimalistic design to maximize interior space. The beautiful development may not be managed by a hotel, but it creates a perfect resort atmosphere with its glass-walled gym and spa-like pool facilities.
Serenia is a very elegant residential development with a name derived from the Latin word for serenity. The glass-fronted project offers a selection of one to three-bedroom apartments with unrivalled sea views, plus an exclusive penthouse collection divided into two types - Presidential Penthouses that have rooftop gardens and Beachfront Penthouses that enjoy direct beach access. Residents can also avail of indoor and outdoor fitness facilities along with leisure areas, an infinity pool and dedicated concierge services.
This is not by any means a comprehensive list, but should give you a good idea of the fantastic apartment options available. Browse through a few selected listings below and head to the Palm Jumeirah location page for more information.