Dubai Airport Facilities
Dubai Airport is a hub of activity with many facilities. One such facility is concerned with communications and money. The airport contains banking services and many ATMs in its two terminals. For example, near gates 22, 18 and 8, there are facilities for bureaux de change and a post office working all day and night. Dubai Duty Free, also within the airport, offers a range of services, from foreign exchange, to internet and banking facilities.
Drinking and eating facilities at Dubai Airport also abound. In the concourse of Sheikh Rashid Departures, about 25 restaurants, bars and cafes are found. Located along the upper level, the Food Court is found between gates 13 and 15, where the outlets include international cuisine and fast food eateries. In gate 23 there is an established Irish Village and different restaurants within the second terminal.
There is no Dubai experience without shopping and Dubai Airport is well furnished with places to do this. Duty free shopping, comprehensively, is at the heart of the airportís offerings. The Dubai Duty Free offers can be found along the first Terminal, Sheik Rashid Departures as well as in the Departure Hallís ground level. Terminal two also has a special desk for bulk purchases.
In terms of luggage control and movement, facilities in the airport tailored to meet this are all over. There is a luggage relocation system in operation, electronically tagging every piece of baggage, such that lost luggage retrieval can be done easily and fast. Other facilities include a medical center open for 24 hours along the ground level of the first Terminal in Sheikh Rashid Departures.
Others utilities featured include prayer rooms for men and women, a women lounge, an area for children to play as well as the well-known G-Force Health Club with a gym, massage facilities and swimming pool.