Over the past decade the Palm Jumeriah has grown into an icon of Middle Eastern hospitality. But the location is not finished growing yet, with a series of all-star hotel project set to come to fruition in the coming months. Here we take a tour of all that is new.
Etihad Airways is extending its free Abu Dhabi stopover campaign to the end of the year due to the popularity of the special offer in its opening month. Travellers flying through the capital of the UAE with the airline are invited to enjoy a free two-night hotel stay to break up their journey and explore the city’s vibrant and diverse attractions.
A five-bedroom apartment located in One Palm has taken the top spot for 2019 in the Dubai property market. The off-plan property on the iconic Palm Jumeirah sold for US$20 million earlier, becoming the most expensive deal of the year so far.
Guests staying at Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts can now experience a new personalised e-butler service, direct from their smartphone anytime, anywhere. The new 24/7 service allows guests to communicate via mobile, quickly and efficiently at the touch of a button.
Rixos Hotels has revealed that Cenk Unverdi has been appointed regional general manager of its properties in the United Arab Emirates. He now oversees all day-to-day operations of the four five-star properties in the United Arab Emirates, including Rixos the Palm Dubai Hotel & Suites, Rixos Premium Dubai, the newly opened Rixos Saadiyat Island and Rixos Bab Al Bahr.
Dubai Asset Management has announced a foray into the short-term rental market. The owner and manager of one of the largest portfolios of rental residential communities in the United Arab Emirates, the company will launch the new venture through its partnership with a leading holiday home operator HiGuests.
Figures from the latest Luxhabitat Property Monitor Report have revealed a buoyant property market on the Palm Jumeriah. The Dubai-based real estate consultant found over 1,737 villas and 6,194 apartments saw ownership transferred within the first quarter of 2019 in the overall residential market.
Hotels on the Palm Jumeirah are set to welcome the highest daily room rates in the Middle East and north Africa region this year according to new research. Data from Colliers International suggests properties on the world-famous man-made island in Dubai can expect to see average daily rates of US$400 over the year.
Rixos the Palm Dubai Hotel & Suites has unlocked a new level of adventure and entertainment with its all-new Rixy Kids Club. This summer, the colourful sanctuary invites the luxury hotel’s junior guests to dive into all things creative, imaginative and memorable.
The waterpark will break records with the 34-metre tall Trident Tower, which will introduce 12 incredible new slides to the Atlantis Aquaventure offering and entertain everyone from the little daredevils to the waterpark veterans.