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Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront, opens to first guests

Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront, opens to first guests

Radisson Blu continues its expansion in key global cities of the world, with the latest opening in the United Arab Emirates - Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront.

The hotel positions itself as the friendliest five-star hotel in the city.

It is located in Dubai’s exciting new trend-setting neighbourhood, Business Bay.

With spectacular views from the hotel of the iconic Burj Khalifa and newly-opened Dubai Water Canal, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront is also home to the city’s newest nightlife destination, the Gotha nightclub, the world’s second besides Cannes.

Tim Cordon, area senior vice president, Middle East, Turkey & Africa, the Rezidor Hotel Group, said: “We are very proud and excited to open our fifth Radisson Blu hotel in Dubai, one of the world’s most attractive travel destinations and key regional commerce hub.

“The tourism sector in Dubai continues to grow and flourish as a result of the Emirate’s remarkable vision in creating a world-class destination for entertainment and culture.


“The superb tourism attractions are underpinned by the growth of Dubai International Airport, the world’s busiest airport in terms of international traffic and the continued investment in the city’s infrastructure.

“We are delighted to open another flagship Radisson Blu hotel in such a prominent location in Dubai and contribute to this growth.”

Right in the heart of Downtown Dubai, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront is walking distance from well-known attractions like Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall, Dubai Opera, the Dubai Fountain, Downtown Boulevard, while Dubai World Trade Centre and Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) are just five minutes’ drive away.

The hotel is only 15 minutes away from the international airport and situated next to the Metro station.

The hotel has 432 stylish rooms and suites, all with a contemporary design and high-end finishes.

Many rooms have private balconies to enjoy the breath-taking views of the Dubai skyline.

David Allan, general manager of Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront, commented: “We are thrilled to be launching this hotel in an outstanding location in Dubai, with a unique offering and such a talented team.

“We have spent a considerable amount of time carefully recruiting the team for the hotel and are confident we have found the right, upbeat yet professional personalities that will deliver the Radisson Blu brand’s renowned Yes I Can! level of service.

“I truly believe that we have the friendliest hotel team in Dubai and we look forward to creating unforgettable experiences for our guests from around the world.”