Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure arm of global developer Emaar Properties, has unveiled Vida Emirates Hills, a new upscale lifestyle hotel in the heart of the tranquil Emirates Hills neighbourhood.
Guests can enjoy the golfing amenities at Emirates Golf Club, a challenging par 72, 7,301-yard layout, designed by Florida-based course architect Karl Litten, and at the 265-acre Address Montgomerie championship golf course, designed by Colin Montgomerie in association with Desmond Muirhead.
The 160-room hotel, with a strikingly contemporary architecture and fashion-forward interior concept, is the third to open under the Vida Hotels and Resorts brand of Emaar Hospitality Group in Dubai and is the 16th hotel in the portfolio of the company. Designed for the new generation of business executives, entrepreneurs and leisure travellers, Vida Emirates Hills celebrates the unique style and individuality of the brand, which is underlined by simplicity and creativity.
Chris Newman, chief operating officer of Emaar Hospitality Group, said: “Vida Emirates Hills brings the unique value proposition of being the first Vida hotel in the high-growth corridor of the established Emirates Hills neighbourhood. It upholds the fundamental brand characteristics of Vida – as a lively and vibrant hub that inspires its guests – and assures a resort-like ambience with spectacular views of two golf courses. Vida Emirates Hills will appeal as much to golfing enthusiasts as to business and leisure guests seeking a serene getaway located right in the heart of the city.”
Only 20 minutes from the Dubai International Airport and about half an hour drive from the Al Maktoum International Airport, Vida Emirates Hills has an exceptionally central location that offers ease of access to the city’s business centres as well as leisure destinations. As part of Emirates Hills, the first master-planned community by Emaar, guests can explore one of the most attractive and green neighbourhoods in the city. While Dubai Marina is only five minutes away, guests can easily access Downtown Dubai, just about a 10-minute drive as well as La Mer, Jumeirah Lake Towers and Dubai Design District. The hotel also serves as a hub for business guests with Jebel Ali Free Zone and the Dubai International Financial Centre in easy proximity.
With their resort-like ambience, several of the 160 rooms and suites offer lush golf views. All rooms are designed for comfortable elegance and feature state-of-the-art technology and amenities. Each room has an interactive TV system and Apple TV, complimentary wi-fi internet service, 24-hour room service and tea and coffee facilities.
At Vida Emirates Hills, every detail is thoughtfully taken care of, complemented by 24-hour concierge service. There are also complimentary recreational bicycles and electric scooters to explore the green trails of the neighbourhood. For a seamless stay, guests can pair their mobile devices to the in-room system and use the coworking space at its meeting rooms free of charge.
The Fitness Centre features an extensive range of latest equipment and facilities and is open 24 hours a day while guests can also enjoy a splash at the swimming pool offering spectacular views.
Vida Emirates Hills offers distinct dining concepts, deriving inspiration from the Middle East and international culture. Stage2 at Vida Emirates Hills is where guests can savour afternoon tea with a twist at the lobby lounge. This creative social hub invites guests to connect, create and come alive while admiring the fairway views of the golf course.
Origins at Vida Emirates Hills is for all who seek to eat better, cleaner, more wholesome food. Origins is an all-day, every day, every-person eatery. Relaxed and natural, Origins prides itself on its sourcing and offers good food with quality ingredients. Junipers is the destination lounge offering memorable indoor and outdoor experiences to unwind with friends and family. There will be several FB activations in the outdoor area of the hotel overlooking the two golf courses.
Vida Emirates Hills features 10 state-of-the-art meeting rooms filled with natural light, and with a shared pre-function space. The rooms are designed and equipped with the latest audio-visual equipment and wireless connectivity. The space can accommodate up to 18 people depending on the setup.
Vida Emirates Hills will delight art lovers with its commitment to promoting design, art, photography and local culture. Art exhibitions and cultural events will be held on a monthly basis to delight the guests. There will several enriching experiences including live and unplugged music sessions and a focus on wellness. Guests can also take part in the community-centric activations in Emirates Hills including family brunches and a farmer’s market.
Vida Emirates Hills is offering exceptional summer stay offers with 50 per cent off on the best available rate including breakfast. This is valid for bookings until July 31 for stays until September 30.
Emaar Hospitality Group operates numerous hotels in Dubai and one in Egypt; the Vida Hotels and Resorts properties in Dubai include Vida Downtown and Manzil Downtown, both located in Downtown Dubai. Also opening soon is Vida Harbour Point in Dubai Creek Harbour. – TradeArabia News Service