THE MAY OPENING OF INTERCONTINENTAL DUBAI MARINA APPROACHES
The latest IHG addition to the UAE is set to bring a fresh, modern concept to the Dubai Marina
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9 February, 2015: The countdown is on as InterContinental Dubai Marina, one of the emirate’s most eagerly anticipated hotels, confirms it will open its doors in May 2015.
Refreshing Dubai Marina’s hotel scene, the 328-key five-star hotel will present a modern, urban style, and is set to become the place to be and be seen for guests and visitors from the region and beyond.
With stunning views of the marina, all of the hotel’s guestrooms have been designed with utmost detail, complementing modern and welcoming layouts with the InterContinental trademark luxury feel.
“The hotel’s style reflects the spirit of the Marina,” said Michael Martin, General Manager. “A place where people can sit back and relax, be themselves and enjoy the atmosphere. We take care of the rest.” He added.
Adding to the cosmopolitan flavour of the hotel, InterContinental Dubai Marina will house nine different F&B venues, including Ginter: a gin bar with one of Dubai’s largest gin collections, Accents Restaurant and Deli: offering an international, uncomplicated menu, YNot: the hotel’s stunning waterfront wine bar, Bay C. Lounge: offering a selection of drinks and snacks by the pool on the weekends, Urban Shisha Lounge: the hotel’s own shisha bar, The Gallery Lobby Lounge: where guests will be able to enjoy light snacks and refreshments, and Marina Social & The Social Room: Michelin-star Jason Atherton’s first restaurant & bar in the Middle East.
James Worthington, Director of Food & Beverage commented: “We wanted to capture and enhance Dubai Marina’s dynamic atmosphere.”
InterContinental Dubai Marina will provide a collection of food and beverage offerings that will cater to a wide range of guests”
InterContinental Dubai Marina will open in May 2015. Located in the centre of the Dubai Marina, the hotel is part of the Bay Central development, near key locations such as the Dubai Tram and Metro, and is walking distance from Jumeirah Beach Road and The Walk on JBR.
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