Strategic Regional Expansion of The First Collection Business Bay Hotel

The First Collection, the main lifestyle-focused resort model operated by the hospitality division of The First Group, has introduced the opening of its second Dubai-based resort: The First Collection Business Bay.

The launch builds on the success of The First Collection Jumeriah Village Circle, which in Q3 of 2021 was voted #22 in TripAdvisor’s Top 25 Hottest New Hotels within the World – and is the one resort within the Middle East to have obtained this accolade.

Rob Burns, CEO of The First Group feedback:

“The opening of The First Collection Business Bay marks one other essential step within the improvement of our new life-style resort model, The First Collection. The model has been extraordinarily effectively obtained by native and worldwide friends, producing implausible evaluations – and we’re very a lot wanting ahead to opening our doorways of this upscale, dynamic property”

The new resort situated in Business Bay, one in every of Dubai’s most up and coming neighbourhoods, is the newest addition to the group’s fast-growing physique of upscale resorts, considerably strengthening model presence throughout the town.

Seamlessly assembly the calls for of enterprise travellers, in addition to households and leisure guests, the fashionable resort is the proper base to discover Dubai and its world-famous sights.

Close to Downtown Dubai, plus all its iconic sights (the Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall included) in addition to inside strolling distance of the expansive Dubai Water Canal, it is usually inside straightforward attain to each Dubai Marina and Dubai Creek as a consequence of its in depth transport hyperlinks.

The resort itself options 437 well-appointed and sustainably designed guestrooms and spacious suites, lots of which boast distinctive views of Dubai’s awe-inspiring skyline together with the Burj Khalifa and the Stables.

Top-tier facilities embrace a surprising 25 metre open-air swimming pool with sundeck and Burj Khalifa vistas, a state-of-the-art health club and a luxurious spa providing a number of high-end therapies.

It additionally features a absolutely built-in NEST house, a refined Executive lounge for the resort friends on the 14th flooring the place they’ll work and luxuriate in Executive suite advantages akin to breakfast, drinks and night drinks and extra. This is along with various state-of-the-art assembly rooms and convention areas.

Karim Abdelhamid, Vice President Hotel Operations at The First Group Hospitality feedback:

“The First Collection Business Bay is a implausible addition to The First Collection providing and displays our dedication to regional development and growth. It is the second property we’re bringing to Dubai and we’re extremely excited to see our idea flourish on this a part of Dubai.

“We stay up for welcoming residents and worldwide travellers alike to expertise all that The First Collection model has to supply on this new and standard location. Whether it’s for a keep within the resort, a pool day with beautiful views of the Burj Khalifa or perhaps a pleasant eating expertise, we’re assured friends will return time and time once more.”

Similarly to The First Collection at Jumeirah Village Circle, which has developed a fame as one of many district’s hottest gastronomic locations, The First Collection Business Bay additionally boasts a number of, thoughtfully curated signature F&B retailers akin to The Blacksmith Bar & Eatery and Risen Café & Artisanal Bakery.

The resort’s flagship restaurant, homegrown, deep-South impressed smokehouse, The Blacksmith Bar & Eatery, would be the second venue in Dubai – and guarantees to ship speciality meats and an unbelievable number of meals in a buzzing environment. With its personal butchery (a primary) and leisure house, it’s set to grow to be a must-visit eating vacation spot in its personal proper. Already recognized for its delectable menu impressed by the Americas, fused with European refinement, the restaurant is a spot the place meat lovers can unite and revellers meet for good temper and good meals in a relaxed and energetic environment.

Café and Artisanal bakery, Risen, which has quite a few branches throughout Dubai, offers soul nourishing experiences, wealthy espresso blends for true connoisseurs and uniquely infused tea choices. Ideal for these staying within the resort for a tasty drink and snack – or handy for locals to ‘grab-and-go’ with their early, morning beverage and breakfast. Additionally, the venue has a big terrace, best for friends get pleasure from their treats in an al fresco setting through the cooler months.

Joining these retailers, will likely be a brand new idea and family-friendly all-day eating spot, Vyne. It will serve up traditional consolation Levant Cuisine together with Turkish Pides, Arabic Manakeesh, and extra. Vyne would be the good place for midweek dinner or catch-up drinks with pals and colleague’s post-work. With elegant interiors and a spacious terrace, it should little question show much more standard with the native crowd come the winter months.

Mark Patten, Senior Vice President – The First Group Food and Beverage provides:

“We’re so excited to be opening The First Collection Business Bay Hotel, the second of our fabulous homegrown manufacturers within the UAE.  

“We will likely be providing an array of theatrical and memorable culinary ideas for friends to get pleasure from, together with our third Risen Café and Artisanal Bakery, which has a grab-and-go choice within the foyer. Plus we’ll have The Blacksmith Bar & Eatery 2.0, providing a first-of-its-kind butcher shop and stay leisure areas. 

Additionally, our spectacular Mediterranean, Levant-style restaurant, Vyne, with an beautiful terrace overlooking the pool and the town skyline. And then in a while this yr, a brand new al-fresco shisha lounge that may additionally serve Arabesque-style delicacies.

“We stay up for welcoming residents and vacationers alike to the resort and our distinctive eating places, that may provide glorious and seamless experiences to maintain them coming  again time and time once more.”

The First Collection Business Bay will open its doorways on Friday 1st July.

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