In pictures: First look at Dubai's Viceroy Palm Jumeirah
The Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai will be the emirate's first Viceroy hotel and is set to March 31, 2017
Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai comprises 477 rooms and suites, 221 Viceroy Residences, 10 restaurants and nightlife venues, a spa, a beach, a pool, health and wellness areas, and a children’s club. Due to open on March 31, 2017, Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai is hoping to be the new millennial hangout. The hotel entrance has a 15-metre self-supporting glass cube which is entirely free of structural steel and allows natural light to flood in and provides a view straight through to the pool, sea and beyond. Inside, twisting wooden structures reinforced with steel gracefully rise up to support the glass and it resembles a double helix. The hotel has 477 rooms and suites, comprising 85 suites and 40 hotel apartments. In addition, it will have 222 signature Viceroy Residences. Elevate is a casual wine bar on the 8th floor of the hotel and it has a panoramic view of the Dubai Marina skyline. The 1,675 sqm spa has and impressive entrance-way that features a sequence of arches, with walls adorned with hand-painted artwork, created exclusively for the hotel. Italian marble features predominately throughout the spa right from the flooring to the double height ceiling in the hammam. The Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai will be the emirate’s first Viceroy hotel. The interior designers are Yabu Pushelberg and Nao Taniyama and all the rooms have teal accents. MICE facilities include 700m2 main ballroom, catering up to 400 guests and four fully-equipped meeting rooms. A recurring honeycomb hexagonal pattern runs throughout the hotel.