Three more to try: family-friendly swimming pools
Three pool spots in one – a kids’ pool, lazy river and Mahi Mahi family pool.
aDubai Parks & Resorts. Tel: (04) 8109999. Taxi: Lapita Hotel. marriott.com
SOFITEL DUBAI, THE PALM
Six family swimming pools, plus waterfalls and slides for children.
aThe Palm. Tel: (04) 4556677. Taxi: Sofitel, Palm. sofitel-dubai-thepalm.com
Beautiful outdoor pool and snack bar overlooking the 18th green.
aEmirates Hills. Tel: (04) 3905600. Taxi: Address Montgomerie. address.com