Radisson Blu unveils Business Bay hotel

Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront

Radisson Blu hotel, Dubai Waterfront opened its doors last month in Dubai’s Business Bay as the ‘friendliest five-star hotel in the city’.

With spectacular views from the hotel of the iconic Burj Khalifa and newly-opened Dubai Water Canal, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront is also home to the city’s newest nightlife destination, the Gotha nightclub, the second one in the world after Cannes.

Tim Cordon, area senior vice-president, Middle East, Turkey and Africa, the Rezidor Hotel Group, said: “We are very proud and excited to open our fifth Radisson Blu hotel in Dubai, one of the world’s most attractive travel destinations and key regional commerce hubs. The tourism sector in Dubai continues to grow and flourish as a result of the emirate’s remarkable vision in creating a world-class destination for entertainment and culture. The superb tourism attractions are underpinned by the growth of Dubai International Airport, the world’s busiest airport in terms of international traffic and the continued investment in the city’s infrastructure. We are delighted to open another flagship Radisson Blu hotel in such a prominent location in Dubai and contribute to this growth.”

 The new upper upscale hotel is walking distance from Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Mall, Dubai Opera, the Dubai Fountain and Downtown Boulevard, while Dubai World Trade Centre and Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) are just five minutes’ drive away. The hotel is only 15 minutes away from the international airport and situated next to the Metro station.

The property boasts 432 stylish rooms and suites and guests can choose from standard or business class rooms, suites, while the family rooms provide added amenities for the whole family, with kids’ games and access to the kids’ Club. Many rooms have private balconies.

The hotel’s restaurants and bars are set in stylish surroundings with a cosmopolitan atmosphere. Outlets include: Fire Lake Grill House & Cocktail bar, a Nordic-inspired restaurant, Republic & Co., Abraj and Makar.

The French Riviera’s crown jewel, Gotha, offers a unique and animated clubbing experience. Gotha Club Dubai is set across 16,000 sqft and will attract major headliners and plenty of VIP guests. Complete with a 15m long bar and 47 VIP tables, the club has a sleek and luxury look and feel, with suspended panther heads, gold leather couches and a green room especially for the weekly international artists.

The hotel features a Dreamworks Spa with views of the Dubai Water Canal. In addition to the spa services, the property has a fully equipped gym and outdoor pool.

The hotel can cater to events up to 350 people. Facilities include a glamorous ballroom, 11 versatile meeting rooms, all with natural daylight, and Fire Lake’s spacious terrace, ideal for receptions or post-meeting get togethers.

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