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 world’s most prestigious square kilometre, Vida Downtown Dubai is located opposite Souk Al Bahar and in close proximity to Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Mall.
Vida Hotels and Resorts has become a trend-setter for the region’s fast-growing hospitality sector, a stylish boutique hotel tailored for the new generation of guests. 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 chic 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.
Vida Downtown Dubai also offers an array of distinct food and beverage concepts, deriving inspiration from Middle Eastern culture and international cuisine. 3inOne 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 and live DJ, 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 the soon-to-open 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.
With relaxing options such as the outdoor swimming pool and pool deck, the hotel is also equipped with a Fitness Centre that boasts state-of-the-art facilities and amenities. Further building on the growing demand for conference facilities, Vida Downtown Dubai has four meeting rooms, adjoining the hotel’s outdoor areas, serving as perfect venues for coffee breaks. The rooms can accommodate up to 180 visitors in a theatre-style set-up. With modern technologies that keep guests connected yet unplugged for corporate meetings or functions, the rooms offer amenities such as video conferencing, complimentary Wi-Fi, and valet parking for all delegates.
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. The young hotel brand also oversees the operations and management of neighbouring hotel Manzil Downtown Dubai.
Emaar Hospitality Group provides a wide spectrum of hospitality options through its diverse portfolio including The Address Hotels + Resorts and the newly launched Rove Hotels. The Emaar Leisure Club assets include Arabian Ranches Golf Club, Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club, and Dubai Marina Yacht Club, while its independent lifestyle dining restaurants include At.mosphere Burj Khalifa, the world’s highest restaurant, The Palace Café, Madeleine Café & Boulangerie, La Serre Bistro & Boulangerie, CUT by Wolfgang Puck and The Pavilion Downtown Dubai.