Ideally located amidst Dubai's prime business, banking and shopping areas, the city hotel is 10 minutes' drive from the international airport and the World Trade Center.--The well-equipped business centre offers a comprehensive range of secretarial services as well as word processing, photocopying, fax services and Internet access. A private conference room and office facilities are also available for various business meetings and seminars. The air-conditioned business hotel offers 168 rooms in total and further facilities include a lobby with a 24-hour reception, lift access, a breakfast/dining room, conference facilities, room service and a car park.--The tastefully furnished, over-sized bedrooms feature an en suite bathroom with a shower, bathtub and hairdryer, as well as a double bed, international direct dial telephone, satellite TV and channelled in-room music. Each room is additionally equipped with a safe, minibar Internet access, individually regulated air conditioning, central heating and tea and coffee making facilities.--Nothing beats a satisfying work-out session at the gym after a busy day for those who are keen on sweating it out, and the outdoor swimming pool, sauna or steam room will provide a much welcome break.--The elegant restaurants, The Palms Coffee Shop and The Chinese Room, have a superb buffet offering breakfast, lunch and dinner, while the à la carte menu features an interesting mix of international favourites. Set menu options are also available for lunch and dinner and 24-hour room service is always there for the either snacks or meals.