By Sam Bridge
Latest addition marks the first Andaz-branded hotel in Dubai and the second in the UAE after the Andaz Capital Gate
Hyatt Hotels Corporation has announced the official opening of Andaz Dubai The Palm.
Joining Andaz hotels in top destinations around the world, such as Amsterdam, London, New York, Tokyo, Seoul and Shanghai, the latest addition marks the first Andaz-branded hotel in Dubai and the second in the UAE after the Andaz Capital Gate.
Andaz is Hyatt’s luxury lifestyle brand and Andaz Dubai The Palm gives guests access to a private beach.
“The bustling Palm Jumeirah island serves as the ideal location for guests to immerse themselves in the sights and sounds of Dubai,” said Kifah Bin Hussein, general manager, Andaz Dubai The Palm. “The hotel is created for the inquisitive traveller. Set in a vicinity known for luxury and exclusivity, Andaz Dubai The Palm reflects the city's eclectic style, showcased through local artist exhibitions and unique culinary offerings."
Andaz Dubai The Palm is also home to local art, embellished on the walls of the hotel in pop-up style exhibitions.
The hotel encompasses 217 rooms, including 34 suites, and 116 residences.
The hotel features 31 Andaz Suites, one Terrace Suite, one Prince Suite and one Royal Suite, each fitted with separate living and dining areas, a terrace, a rain shower and a deep soaking tub.
It is also home to five distinct dining venues including Knox, an underground speakeasy bar and La Coco, a neighbourhood beach club and lounge set to open next year.
Nestled on the 14th floor is the hotel’s spa, Ora, the adults-only Cabana pool area and fitness centre while the hotel also offers about 6,350 square feet of studio spaces for social and corporate events.