The exclusive Ritz Carlton is located on its own 350-metre beach in Jumeirah, a 40-minute drive from the airport. The hotel is designed as a Mediterranean resort with gardens and pools around a villa-style property. There are three swimming pools, fitness centre, spa, sauna, Jacuzzi, tennis and squash courts and business centre. The rooms all have either a balcony or terrace with all the facilities expected of a top end 5-star hotel in Dubai. There are four restaurants serving European, Italian and Arabic cuisine, a grill, and lobby lounge and cigar bar.