10 Things You Didn'T Know About The Burj Al Arab
The eiderdown duvets in the rooms are some of the most exclusive in the world
Not known to do anything by halves, the eiderdown duvets used at Burj Al Arab are the finest and rarest in existence. The down is harvested from abandoned eider duck nests in Iceland. One nest provides about 15-20g of eiderdown, and only 2,000kg are allowed to be harvested each year, which is why the duvets are so highly prized.