Exceptional room rates during the latest event in Dubaiâ€™s retail calendar
The Address Downtown Burj Dubai, the 5 star premium hotel of Emaar Hospitality Group, along with The Palace â€“ The Old Town hotel has joined the excitement gripping the UAE during the month long Festival@The Dubai Mall. As a special offer, the two hotels are offering amazing room deals throughout the festival starting from AED 1,099, including breakfast.
Located in close proximity to The Dubai Mall, the hotels provide an ideal location for tourists and residents alike to enjoy a weekend of luxurious stay, indulge in world class shopping at the mall and try their luck at winning a total of AED 3.1 million in cash prizes. The special festival rates are available at The Address Downtown Burj Dubai and The Palace â€“ The Old Town until 29 May, 2009.
Mr Marc Dardene, Chief Executive Officer, Emaar Hospitality Group, said: â€œDubaiâ€™s reputation as a shopping destination is unchallenged. We have many customers from GCC countries, the Levant and the Indian sub-continent who make short trips to Dubai to enjoy the finest shopping deals. The Festival@The Dubai Mall is one of the best shopping festivals initiated this year and our special hotel package caters to those who want to participate in the festival while staying in the luxurious settings of our two hotels in Downtown Burj Dubai.â€
Apart from the special package, The Address Downtown Burj Dubai and The Palace â€“ The Old Town also offers its guests priority access to the various entertainment components within The Dubai Mall including free entry to Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo and the Dubai Ice Rink.Â The Address Downtown Burj Dubai also provides the opportunity to win an overnight stay by entering into one of the on-line competitions at www.festivalatthedubaimall.com.
The Address Downtown Burj Dubai offers 196 spacious and contemporary rooms located between the 7th and 12th floors, including 25 suites with spectacular views of Burj Dubai, the worldâ€™s tallest tower. The hotel also offers visitors unique restaurants, a dedicated spa and leisure facilities. In addition, many services are available around the clock including a modern fitness centre and a business lounge, strengthening the guest benefits differential of the hotel. For those wanting to extend their stay, the hotel also provides 626 well appointed serviced residences which combine the ease and luxury of a hotel, while offering the independence and privacy of a home.
The Palace â€“ The Old Town, managed by The Address Hotels + Resorts, is the centrepiece of the Old Town Island in Downtown Burj Dubai and the hotel boasts a captivating Middle Eastern theme.Â The hotel offers 242 spacious and luxurious guest rooms, many of which overlook The Dubai Fountain, a magnificent sound, light and musical extravaganza.
Emaar Hospitality Group is the hospitality and leisure subsidiary of Emaar Properties. Two new The Address properties are also to open in Dubai – The Address Dubai Mall and The Address Dubai Marina this year.Â The Address Hotels + Resorts is one of the main sponsors of the Festival@The Dubai Mall.
About The Address Hotels + Resorts:
The Address Hotels + Resorts, the five star premium hotel brand launched by Emaar Hospitality Group sets an all-new definition for global standards of luxury. Creating a distinct positioning with the brand philosophy of â€˜Where Life Happensâ€™, The Address properties are situated in the most vibrant locations and target corporate, leisure and group travellers â€“ particularly the international jetsetters and global high achievers who value personalised luxury. This modern brand focuses on a â€˜one size fits oneâ€™ strategy where benefits to guests and service excellence are a priority. The expansion of The Address Hotels + Resorts include key destinations in the Middle East and North Africa region, the Indian Subcontinent, Asia, Europe and America over the next ten years. For more information or reservations, please visit our website at www.theaddress.com
About The Dubai Mall:
The Dubai Mall is the worldâ€™s largest shopping and entertainment destination spread over a total area of 12 million sq ft. With a total internal floor area of 5.9 million sq ft, the mall has 3.77 million sq ft of gross leasable space which hosts 1,200 retail stores including over 160 food and beverage outlets in food courts that have a capacity to seat 3,000.
The Dubai Mall offers an unparalleled retail mix combined with world-class dining, entertainment and leisure attractions. The leisure attractions include The Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, which features the largest acrylic viewing panel in the world and a walk-through tunnel. The Olympic-sized Dubai Ice-Rink is another key leisure attraction and a destination for skating enthusiasts.
Fashion Avenue, a 440,000 sq ft fashion precinct dedicated to haute couture, positions the mall as the fashion capital of the region; while the Gold Souk is a sprawling gold and jewellery retail showcase with over 200 stores.
The strong family entertainment theme includes KidZaniaÂ®, an innovative childrenâ€™s â€˜edu-tainmentâ€™ concept that is being introduced to the region for the first time; SEGA Republic, a 76,000 sq ft high adrenaline indoor theme park; The Grove, an indoor-outdoor streetscape with fully retractable roof, and the 22-screen Reel Cinemas with a total capacity of 2,800 seats.
For the convenience of visitors, the mall offers over 14,000 car parking spaces.