Rosewood Abu Dhabi launches “We Are One” as the Hotel celebrates its First Anniversary
A variety of unrivalled getaway offers unveiled to mark a milestone year
Abu Dhabi, April 30, 2014 – Nestled away in the heart of Abu Dhabi’s business and fashion district on Al Maryah Island, Rosewood Abu Dhabi, the capital’s ultra-luxury hotel, will celebrate its first anniversary throughout May. To mark the occasion, the hotel announced the launch of the “We Are One!” campaign, which will include an array of exclusive offers throughout the month of May.
Rosewood Abu Dhabi opened its doors in May 2013 and has since welcomed thousands of guests to its beautiful property set in the heart of Sowwah Square, Abu Dhabi’s thriving urban hub. Celebrating the occasion, Rosewood Abu Dhabi is offering weekend room bookings during the month of May at a special room rate of AED501. Valid from May 1-31 at 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. daily, the hotel’s Sense Spa will also be upgrading all treatments over 30 minutes by an additional 30 minutes, leaving a longer lasting blissful feeling.
On Wednesday 7th May Sambusek, the glamorous Lebanese cuisine, will offer a 2 for 1 deal on the a la carte menu as well as shisha. The restaurant which serves a delicious selection of Hot and Cold Mezzeh such as Hummus Akary, Tabouleh Salad and the Oriental Cheese Sambusek. Guests can get their teeth into a mouth-watering grilled minced Kofta Al Rayiss mixed with Akkawi Cheese and sliced pistachios before finishing off with one of Sambusek’s famous desserts, Esh Al Saray. After dinner, enjoy a fruity flavoured shisha, flavours include grape, apple, mint and lemon.
From Thursday 15th until Thursday 22nd May, Spice Mela, Rosewood Abu Dhabi’s modern Pan-Indian restaurant will offer a specially crafted ‘Kings and Queens’ tasting menu. Inspired by meals prepared at the royal courts of Awadh, Kashmir, Hyderabad and Bhopal, the menu will include, among others, ki machhi, scrumptious sea bass baked alongside almonds, fresh green herbs and saffron, Murg Aloo Korma, mouth-watering chicken cooked with potato and yoghurt and the delectable dessert Ande Ke Lauz, made of egg and milk, enriched with lemon and mint.
Catalan, Abu Dhabi’s first Catalonian restaurant will continue the celebrations from Thursday 22nd May until Thursday 29th May offering a special Anniversary menu which includes Smoked trout served with foie gras terrine and caramelized green apple and Shucked oyster, served on a bed of arugula, water cress and coconut drizzled with a raifort dressing. Finish the meal off with a cool Yogurt ice cream served with ruby red strawberry pearls and cocoa crystal or a Caramelised “torrija” served with café latte ice cream and date compote. Guests can enjoy a delicious meal for two for AED501, for an additional AED295 enjoy the grape pairing menu by the restaurants Sommelier.
Hidden Bar has quickly become a place where Abu Dhabi’s movers and shakers unwind after a hard day’s work. The chic spot which offers high tea along with a selection of fine grape pairings, rare spirits and light bites will celebrate the hotel’s anniversary with “Stir it Up”, a promotion which offers guests 30% discount on all beverages on Wednesday and Thursdays from 6-8pm. Guests will also be able to enjoy a special anniversary beverage.
Friday Brunch at Aqua
In addition, the hotel will feature exclusive deals on the popular Brunch served at Aqua. Children under 12 will enjoy the complimentary Rose Buds brunch whilst adults pay AED 501 for two guests with soft drinks and house grapes included.
For room bookings, please contact Rosewood Abu Dhabi on AbuDhabi.Reservations@rosewoodhotels.com or call +971 (0) 2 813 5555+971 (0) 2 813 5555.
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About Rosewood Abu Dhabi
An ultra-luxury five-star hotel on the waterfront at Sowwah Square, Rosewood Abu Dhabi features 189 rooms and suites, 58 serviced residences and 73 residences for long term lease. The 34-storey landmark hotel is strategically located on Al Maryah Island in the heart of Abu Dhabi's new Central Business District (CBD) and features direct climate-controlled links to neighbouring Sowwah Square offices, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi and The Galleria on Al Maryah Island.
Rosewood Abu Dhabi embraces Rosewood’s A Sense of Place® philosophy, reflecting the history, architecture, scale and sensibilities of Abu Dhabi. The hotel offers premium accommodations, nine distinctive restaurants and lounges, the luxury Sense, A Rosewood Spa® and fully equipped business facilities and services.
With 18 properties in eight countries, the Rosewood collection comprises of some of the most legendary hotels and resorts in the world. Rosewood Abu Dhabi is the fourth Middle East property managed by Rosewood, including Al Faisaliah Hotel and Hotel Al Khozama in Riyadh and Rosewood Corniche in Jeddah.
About Al Maryah Island
Al Maryah Island has been designated as Abu Dhabi’s new Central Business District (CBD), which forms a key component of the UPC’s Capital 2030 Plan. Located at the midpoint between Abu Dhabi's existing downtown and new residential districts, Sowwah Square marks the completion of Phase 1 of Al Maryah Island’s development and an important milestone in the government’s strategic urban development plan.
Sowwah Square has been developed by Mubadala Real Estate & Infrastructure (MREI) and modelled on the world’s leading mixed-use, 24-hour CBDs. It comprises The Galleria retail and dining destination alongside four international Grade A office towers, already home to a mix of blue-chip global and regional companies including Deloitte, GE, Gulf Capital, Booz & Co, JP Morgan, Macquarie Bank, Herbert Smith Freehills and the Regulation and Supervision Bureau.
About Rosewood Hotels & Resorts
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® manages 18 one-of-a-kind luxury properties in nine countries. Each Rosewood hotel embraces the brand’s A Sense of Place® philosophy to reflect the individual location’s history, culture and sensibilities. The Rosewood collection includes some of the world’s most legendary hotels and resorts, including The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel in New York and Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek® in Dallas, Texas, USA. Rosewood Hotels & Resorts targets to double its portfolio within five years with nine future hotels currently announced.
For more information: rosewoodhotels.com
Mubadala Real Estate & Infrastructure (MREI), a business unit of Mubadala Development Company PJSC, operates as an equity partner and asset manager, focusing on social infrastructure projects and Real Estate investment opportunities, both within the UAE and overseas.
The unit develops strategic commercial, residential and leisure districts that are central to Abu Dhabi’s long term development plans, as well as delivering supporting infrastructure essential to the Emirate’s economic diversification. These major projects are part of the government’s 2030 plan, a comprehensive strategy to develop the Capital into an environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, world-class city.
MREI works to international standards of quality, functionality and sustainability. A number of local hospitality sector projects are attracting world-class hotel and leisure operators, which are vital to Abu Dhabi’s growing luxury tourism industry.
Key Real Estate projects include Sowwah Square, the heart of Abu Dhabi’s new visionary Central Business District on Al Maryah Island. The unit is also responsible for the development of several pioneering infrastructure projects including the UAE University, Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi and Zayed University Abu Dhabi’s new campus. Collectively, these investments remain true to the Mubadala mandate by delivering positive financial and social benefit for the community while supporting the socio-economic development of the Emirate and providing long-term financial returns.