A Breakfast with Champions at The Meydan Hotel
Tour the Meydan Stables and meet the thoroughbred stars of racing
Dubai, UAE-29 September 2015- Starting 29 September 2015, The Meydan Hotel is giving visitors a chance to experience a never-before-seen side of world-class horse racing. Home to the world’s richest race, the Dubai World Cup worth USD 10 million, the hotel is now offering an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the Meydan Stables and the Meydan Grandstand & Racecourse.
Every Tuesday and Wednesday morning, start the tour at The Meydan Hotel with a five-star buffet–style breakfast at Farriers Restaurant, where visitors can watch the racehorses during their morning track work sessions. A real treat for horse lovers, guests can then take a personal tour of the stables where the horses are groomed and conditioned, and learn how they are trained and prepared for race day. Also as part of the tour, guests can also see the horses exercise in the equine swimming pool, go behind-the-scenes at the Meydan Grandstand, and gain exclusive access to the Jockeys’ Room, Saddling Paddock and Parade Ring.
The duration of the breakfast and tour is four hours, and takes place from 7:30am - 11:30am. The stable tour commences at 8:15am. The exclusive tours are priced at AED 275 for adults per person and AED 150 for children (between 4 & 12 years).
All Stable Tour guests will receive an exclusive 10% discount voucher on packages during Meydan’s 2015-2016 race season at the Meydan Racecourse.
The Meydan Hotel
The Meydan Hotel enjoys a majestic position overlooking the Dubai racecourse- host to the exhilarating racing season. Spanning a vast 1.6 km, it is also a coveted travel destination all-year round with unrivalled standards in luxury hospitality. With 284 extravagantly appointed rooms and suites, the hotel also offers a myriad of iconic meeting venues ideal for business and leisure travelers alike spanning over 20,350 sqm. Catering to every craving with its 7 themed food and beverage outlets, The Meydan Hotel also offers extensive leisure facilities such as tennis, golf, rooftop infinity pool, horse riding activities, gymnasium, aerobics, shooting and even a movie screening on the Middle East’s largest screen. It is within easy striking distance of Downtown Dubai, the Sheikh Zayed Road and Dubai International Airport where guests can enjoy total serenity while remaining connected with the hustle and bustle of the city.
Meydan Hotel and Hospitality
Meydan Hotels and Hospitality comprising The Meydan Hotel and Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa join the prestigious ranks of 40 luxury properties in the Ultra travel Collection; an exclusive association of luxury hotel brands and properties established in 2013 by the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), Travel Leaders Group and Ultra travel.
Translated from Arabic, Meydan means ‘a meeting place’. Meydan Hotels & Hospitality, through its collection of luxury hotels & resorts, provides its guests and customers with a myriad of unique and iconic places to meet. Whether it is the meeting of minds at a business forum or the coming together of hearts at a wedding reception, Meydan Hotels have a host of excellent facilities and venues that make coming together a memorable experience. The Meydan Hotel and Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa are the properties that form part of Meydan Hotels’ portfolio. They not only personify the warm, authentic, yet modern Arabic hospitality, but they also represent the best in luxury, elegance, style, dynamism and serenity.