Published on : Wednesday, December 6, 2017
AccorHotels, one of the prominent names in hotel industry in the world today signed a management agreement with leading Dubai-based master developer Nakheel for the expansion of the luxury brand Raffles Hotels & Resorts, which under the flagship of AccorHotels.
This business agreement was recognized by Nakheel Chairman Ali Rashid Lootah and Sébastien Bazin, Chairman and CEO of AccorHotels at a signing ceremony at the International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM) in Cannes (France).
It will lead to the opening of PALM360, a fabulous two tower development on the world famous Palm Jumeirah comprising of the Raffles The Palm Dubai Hotel and Raffles Residences PALM360.
It is all set to open in 2021, PALM 360 will be the first beach side resort for Raffles in Dubai and the tallest structure on Palm Jumeirah.
At almost 260 meters high, PALM360 will offer unhindered views of Palm Jumeirah, the spectacular Arabian Gulf coastline and Dubai skyline.
The centre piece of PALM360 will be a 155 metre long sky pool, connecting the towers 170 metres above the ground, from where guests can also enjoy these stunning, uninterrupted views from a unique vantage point.
The hotel component will offer 125 hotel rooms and suites, whilst the 359 branded residences – including 16 branded penthouses that will each have their own private infinity pool, gym and cinema – will be available for purchase.
The residence owners will be able to enjoy Raffles Hotels & Resorts’ legendary services, including gatekeeper, private transportation and in-residence dining. They will also enjoy global VVIP status through an exclusive Ownership Benefits Program.
The hotel and residential complex of Raffles Hotels & Resorts will feature a host of high end dining outlets, including two rooftop restaurants commanding sweeping views and a waterside restaurant in a spectacular poolside and beach side setting.
A specialty and luxurious restaurant will offer a place for lavish culinary presentations throughout the day. There will be also a specially-designed lobby lounge which will serve top-flight fare in luxurious surroundings.