The five star Al Qasr comprises 292 rooms and suites, and offers an authentic re-creation of 'old Arabia'. Surrounded by water, Al Qasr forms a virtual island looking down upon ancient wind towers, pools, waterways and the 2km of private beach. Rooms at Al Qasr all come with a private dressing area, walk-in rain shower and antique furnishings as standard and are a minimum of 55m sq. A wide variety of cuisine is available in the resort's 44 restaurants and bars. On-site amenities include a large pool complex with dedicated children's areas and a luxurious spa featuring overwater treatment rooms. Free access is provided to the nearby Wild Wadi Water Park, and the hotel is also next to Madinat Jumeirah Souk.