5 reasons why the JA Lake View hotel is Dubai’s hottest new staycation spot

WT Writer
Sep 25, 2019
Throwing open its doors for the first time this week, JA Lake View is the newest hotel at JA The Resort. Standing as a stylish oasis of calm in the desert, we think it’s the perfect spot for your next staycation, here’s why…
Luxury rooms

There are eight options of room to choose from depending on your preferences and size of group with each of them boasting stunning views of the resort’s desert surroundings or golf course. Families should book into a Junior Suite where natural vistas that are complimented by the room’s natural wood finishings. Bigger broods or those with a mind for entertaining should choose the One Bedroom Terrace Suite where its spacious interior boasts a separate living and dining area that are set to golf course views. 

The luxury two bedroom suite at JA Lake View Hotel
Champion Golf course

Spanning across 50 acres is JA The Resort’s famed 9-hole, Par 35 golf course which was designed by Peter Harradine. As well as being of a champion standard the course is uniquely landscaped to a stunning effect, sea views and roaming peacocks set the tone with exotic trees and a saltwater lake adding to the picturesque scene. Attracting legends such as Tiger Woods and Ernie Els the grounds welcome players of all handicaps. The David Leadbetter Golf Academy offers instruction for beginners or those wanting to improve their swing. 

Foodie delights 

Dreamed up by Michelin starred chef Vikas Khanna, restaurant Kinara was inspired by the hearty home cooking of India and South Asia. A stylish yet casual venue it is the place to go for authentic regional favourites with a modern twist (signature dishes include dahi ke kebab). The food is served sharing style, and there’s a brilliant line-up of veggie options to pick from. For a more casual dining option head to gastro pub, RePUBlik in the lobby and as the weather cools down be sure to choose a seat on the terrace for views of the Resort Golf Course. 

Feast at Kinara by Vikas Khanna at JA Lake View hotel
Stellar activity line-up 

Those with an appetite for adventure will find plenty of exciting activities to get stuck into here. Head to JA’s Shooting Club and challenge your friends and family to a round of clay pigeons or if you fancy yourself the next Katniss Everdeen- don’t miss trying your hand at archery. Watersport fans will want to book on for water skiing, wakeboarding or stand up paddle boarding, while those looking for a special experience should book a seaplane tour from the resort’s private marina across Dubai’s coastal skyline. 

JA The Resort
Next level service 

Taking a JA’s renowned good service to the next level, JA Lake View Hotel is the first hotel in the Middle East to feature Amazon’s Alexa voice assistants in every room. Guests can ask Alexa for the down low on the important details, like how to connect to the wifi or what time the Calm Spa & Salon opens. Along with making the most of the total relaxation on offer by verbally asking Alexa to send up room service.

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