Armani hotel set to open in Burj Khalifa
Dubai, April 15, 2010
Armani Hotel Dubai, the world’s first hotel developed by Armani Hotels & Resorts and the first hotel under the collaboration between Dubai developer Emaar Properties and Giorgio Armani, will open in Burj Khalifa on April 21.
An integral component of Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest tower, every element of the Armani Hotel Dubai has been personally designed by global fashion legend, Giorgio Armani, a statement said.
“My ambition for Armani Hotel Dubai – the first of a collection of Armani hotels, resorts and residences that will soon circle the world – is to celebrate comfort and style by providing the highest standards of design, hospitality and service,” said Armani.
“The hotel brings together two global competencies – the project management capabilities of Emaar and the superior aesthetics defined by Giorgio Armani,” said Mohamed Alabbar, chairman, Emaar Properties.
“Armani Hotel Dubai will further also establish Burj Khalifa as one of the world’s unmatched luxury destinations,” he added.
Armani Hotel Dubai will be home to eight unique dining experiences. The hotel will also include Armani/Privé, an upscale lounge, and the world’s first in-hotel Armani/SPA, which offers 12,000 sq ft of wellness, where guests can enjoy treatment rooms, thermal suites, a fitness centre and an outdoor swimming pool.
The hotel will be home to the Armani/Dolci chocolates store; an Armani/Fiori, a florist; and an Armani/Galleria showcasing select couture accessories.
Covering over an area of 269,000 sq ft, across the concourse, ground floor and levels 1 to 8 and levels 38 & 39 of Burj Khalifa, Armani Hotel Dubai has 160 rooms. – TradeArabia News Service