InterContinental Hotels Group is set to enrich
its service and product offering within the UAE as it opens
another key property this month at Dubai Festival City, with the
InterContinental Residence Suites.
The introduction of the InterContinental
Residence Suites Dubai Festival City is a first for the group in
the UAE market and is specially designed to cater to the needs of
extended stay guests.
For travellers looking for up-scale, extended
residential accommodation, InterContinental Residence Suites Dubai
Festival City offers 212 exceptionally stylish apartments
encompassing studios as well as one, two and three bedroom suites,
and a Royal Suite penthouse with stunning panoramic creek views
and its own spa treatment room.
Tom Lord has been appointed
Hotel Manager for InterContinental Residence Suites. His current
role also sees him as Hotel Manager for Crowne Plaza Dubai
“We have a truly international team with
both local and international knowledge giving us a fantastic
opportunity to provide a very personalised service to all of our
guests,” said Tom Lord, “Making the property available for
bookings from July has re-confirmed the enormous demand for this
type of upmarket, extended residential accommodation as the market
in Dubai continues to mature and diversify.”
within InterContinental Residence Suites are kitted out with
top-of-the-line facilities such as high-speed broadband Internet,
37” plasma screen TVs and a fully-equipped kitchen. All apartments
come complete with maid and laundry services and 24-hour in-room
dining is also available.
Open to all guests, the food and
beverage outlets include ‘MezzaLuna,’ a casual Italian restaurant,
a coffee shop offering take-away deli service, and Level 17, a
sophisticated lounge boasting a 180-degree view over the creek.
Residents also have the option of dining at one of the restaurants
located at the nearby InterContinental Dubai Festival City and
Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City and signing it back to their
InterContinental Residence Suites accommodation.
wanting leisure time, there is a 24 hour gym equipped with the
latest technology, including the ‘Kinesis’ wall, an indoor 25
metre temperature controlled lap pool, a children’s splash pool
and a spa pool on the sun deck.
For corporate travellers who
regularly require on-site business facilities, InterContinental
Residence Suites has a 24-hour business centre, two meeting rooms
and two offices, both of which guests can hire to use as their own
for the duration of their stay.
Suites Dubai Festival City has its own management and concierge
teams, and while guests can enjoy additional facilities at the
nearby InterContinental and Crowne Plaza hotels, it is a
free-standing, fully serviced hotel apartment concept.
Located at the heart of the
iconic mixed-use development, Dubai Festival City, guests will
have access to the world class Festival Centre, home to more than
550 shops and restaurants, and a luxury marina; truly a city
within a city.
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