Atlantis, The Palm is region’s most Instagrammed hotel

Dubai's Atlantis, The Palm also saw a 70 per cent pick-up in followers this year after posts by Shilpa Shetty, David Guetta and Johnny Vegas


Atlantis, The Palm is more than just a hotel – it’s one of the most iconic landmarks in the UAE. Whether in commercials or movies, books or photos, the hotel is always featured to represent Dubai.

Atlantis, The Palm on Instagram

In Instagram’s Year in Review 2016, Atlantis, The Palm was noted as the most snapped hotel on Instagram in Dubai and the Middle East. It was also the fourth most snapped hotel in the world, behind the MGM Grand and Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas as well as New York’s W Hotel. The series of awards takes note of the most popular locations that capture the hearts and imagination of the 500 million users of the image sharing social network.


Thank you @davidguetta for sharing your experience at Atlantis! We hope you enjoyed your stay #atlantisthepalm #dubai #davidguetta

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Situated on the apex of the Palm Jumeirah, the five-star resort is popular with celebrities, sports men and women and tourists from all over the world. The hotel has been snapped in over 180 pictures a day has has seen a 70 per cent rise in followers since January this year. Obviously, selfies were the most popular among these images. Popular posts included those by Bollywood starlet Shilpa Shetty, superstar DJ David Guetta and Brit funnyman Johnny Vegas.