The first ‘urban lifestyle hub’ in the Vida Hotels and Resorts portfolio of Emaar Hospitality Group, Vida Downtown Dubai offers an inspiring lifestyle experience that appeals to the new generation of business executives, entrepreneurs, and leisure travellers. Set in the heart of the bustling city, Vida Downtown Dubai is located opposite Souk Al Bahar and in close proximity to Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Mall.
The charming boutique hotel, Vida Downtown Dubai, has quickly become the new destination for its urban travellers, known for its fresh eclectic look and sleek, modern décor that embodies the young, cosmopolitan scene it attracts. The hotels interiors, designed by LW Design Group LLC, are full of chic minimalism, using muted colour palates and funky design elements that capture both the vibrant life of Downtown Dubai and the understated chic that Vida Downtown Dubai draws. In 2014, the hotel was awarded Interior Design of the Year in the hospitality category at the Commercial Interior Design awards.
Elegantly designed and innovatively textured, Vida is all about adding life to the guest experience, in a warm and stimulating environment, which is perfectly captured in the flagship Vida Downtown Dubai. The hotel lends further dynamism to Dubai’s vibrant hospitality sector, providing guests from all over the world, a refreshing new choice to inspired living in Dubai.
The stylishly redesigned hotel builds on the unique brand differentials of Vida Hotels and Resorts. It is distinguished by neutral colours creating a sophisticated ambience, good food inspired by Middle East and international cuisine, and the convenience of the latest technology, including check-in via iPad and uninterrupted Wi-Fi service. Setting new standards in ‘green hospitality’, Vida Downtown Dubai is envisaged as a paper-less hotel, with all room service orders being taken on HITV, highlighting the hotel’s introduction of the latest technologies that suit the suave preferences of the guests.
Offering a retreat-like ambience, Vida Downtown Dubai is ideal for the young and young-at-heart. Featuring 156 rooms, all designed for comfortable elegance, with state-of-the-art technology and amenities, the artistic feel continues through to the hotel’s outdoor swimming pool and deck. Each room is also fitted out with flat-screen televisions, complimentary high-speed Internet access, 24-hour room service, and tea and coffee facilities.
3in1 is an inspiring restaurant that serves international oriental cuisine with a modern twist, and is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and late supper. With seating capacity for 116 patrons indoor, the restaurant offers 44 visitors with the option of al fresco dining. The poolside with cabanas transform into a lively urban chill out lounge by evening with a performing DJ set to scintillate visitors.
Stage 2 is a relaxed lounge with an intimate terrace, which overlooks the pool at Vida Downtown Dubai; while Toko is a Zen-inspired restaurant and lounge serving contemporary and traditional Japanese dishes. Visitors can also unwind at La Serre, an organic space set over two levels with the rustic charm of a Parisian boulangerie offering a refreshing welcome to guests from the Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard.
Billed as ‘an urban hub where inspiring minds stay, play and connect’, Vida Hotels and Resorts embrace warmth, simplicity, and youthful vitality, creating a stimulating environment for the younger business and leisure tourist who demands all the frills of modern luxury travel but none of the fuss.
Vida Downtown Dubai | The Old Town | Downtown Dubai | Mohamed Bin Rashid Boulevard | Dubai | United Arab Emirates
Image Credits: Vida Downtown Dubai