07 Feb 2019

W Dubai – The Palm: Dubai’s latest luxury opening

Visitors to Dubai yearning for an upscale hospitality experience like no other can now book a stay at the brand-new W Dubai – The Palm, located on the stunning Palm Jumeirah.

W Dubai – The Palm, which is W Hotels Worldwide’s newest W Escape property, is extremely stylish and boasts expressive designs. The high-end hotel will woo discerning guests with 350 guest rooms, all of which have been designed to take a guest’s breath away, as well as multiple swimming pools; the signature AWAY Spa with 10 treatment rooms, a steam room, sauna, experiential showers, a hammam and a couples' suite; and the FIT gym, home to state-of-the-art equipment.  

The property’s portfolio also comprises six food and beverage options. Guests and locals can indulge in delicious dishes and beverages at Torno Subito by Chef Massimo Bottura, inspired by the Italian Riviera; Akira Back, which serves Japanese cuisine with Korean influences; SoBe (short for South Beach), an adults-only rooftop bar; and LIV, which offers greener, lighter, fresher and brighter options for breakfast, lunch and dinner; among others.

As for MICE facilities, the newly opened luxury hotel features over 2,000m2 of event space. Those seeking a magnificent venue for a wedding or special event can book the 1,215m2 Great Room, which is oval shaped and designed with rotating walls and custom lighting features. 

Anthony Ingham, Global brand leader, W Hotels Worldwide enthused on the stunning new property’s location: "Much like W has redefined modern luxury, Dubai is a city that is firmly in charge of writing its own narrative, fearlessly embracing the future through design, technology and global culture. The energy and marvel of this incredible city make it the perfect destination for a W Escape – our unique take on a resort holiday – where the bold style, iconic service and signature scene of a W come to play."  

Also thrilled with the launch was Alex Kyriakidis, president and managing director – Middle East and Africa, Marriott International, who said: “We are excited to bring the W brand to Palm Jumeirah with the highly anticipated opening of W Dubai – The Palm. As our first W Escape in the region, W Dubai – The Palm combines the city's unique allure with the brand's bold design and dynamic lifestyle and gives it a locally relevant twist. With game-changing style, amplified entertainment and innovative culinary offerings, this W Escape will inject a fresh vibe into the local hospitality scene and offer the most sought-after luxury getaway for locals as well as global jet-setters."