Radisson Hotel Group opens its seventh hotel in Dubai


Radisson Blu, the upper-upscale brand that delivers a positive and personalized service in stylish spaces, is pleased to announce the opening of the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Canal View. Continuing Radisson Hotel Group’s expansion in key global cities, the new design-focused hotel is the group’s seventh hotel in Dubai.

A hotel steeped in soul and design, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Canal View is located within the largest and most impressive waterfront development in the world, boasting spectacular views over the Marina and Downtown Dubai District. The 206 stylish rooms with bright vistas also offer remarkable comfort, unique amenities and showcase picturesque views of the Dubai Canal and Downtown Dubai. Guests can also enjoy free access to the hotel’s fitness center, pool, spa and kids club.

Tim Cordon, Area Senior Vice President, Middle East and Africa, at Radisson Hotel Group said: “We are very proud and excited to open our sixth Radisson Blu hotel in Dubai, one of the world’s most attractive travel destinations and key regional commercial hubs. The tourism sector in Dubai continues to flourish as a result of the Emirate’s remarkable vision; to create a world-class destination for entertainment and culture. The spectacular tourism attractions are supported by the growth of Dubai International Airport, the world’s busiest airport in terms of international traffic, and the continued investment in the city’s infrastructure. We are delighted to open another flagship Radisson Blu hotel in such a prominent location in this city and contribute to its growth.”

Close to the heart of Downtown Dubai, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Canal View sits close to well-known attractions like Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall, Dubai Opera and the Dubai Fountain. The urban Design District, also known as D3, is within close proximity of the hotel. The Dubai World Trade Center and Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) are just 10 minutes away, with the international airport within 15 minutes of the hotel’s doorstep.

The hotel’s restaurants and bars are set in stylish surroundings and cater to all tastes & appetites.

Tucked away on the second floor, BAI, is perfect for catching the latest sporting events or simply enjoying a social evening. Guests can settle in for the big match with a pizza straight from the wood-fire oven or cheer on their favorite team with delicious snacks and drinks. The terrace is the ideal venue for a casual yet elegant dining experience.

Whether you’re all about the #floatlife, or prefer a poolside perch, the Shelf has it all. The Shelf is a trendy 180° terrace open from sunrise to sunset, the perfect space to bask in the poolside views while indulging in delightfully daring dishes with light and fresh flavors.

Sophisticated yet relaxed, the hotel also boasts the Bake House, which is the perfect place to satisfy your coffee cravings or to grab a light bite.

An internationally-inspired restaurant is also available. The Larder, is a celebration of fresh ingredients and local produce, starting with our signature Super Breakfast Buffet.

Leisure facilities
The hotel’s Dreamworks Spa will offer a wide range of treatments using relaxation techniques from around the world in elegant treatment rooms, overlooking the Dubai Water Canal. In addition to the spa services, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Canal View has a fully-equipped gym and outdoor pool.

Meetings & Events
Boasting state-of-the-art meeting and event facilities, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Canal View is well-equipped to welcome events of all sizes. With two screens, a partition and the capacity to seat up to 300 guests, the Dhow Ballroom is ideal for any occasion from a wedding or gala dinner to a product launch. The spacious outdoor terrace, overlooking the Dubai Canal is a fantastic spot to host social events, receptions or post-meeting get-togethers. Facilities include a glamorous ballroom, six versatile meeting rooms, all with natural daylight, high-end audio-visual technology and free high-speed internet.

David Allan, Cluster General Manager of Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Canal View and Radisson Resort Ras Al Khaimah, Marjan Island commented: “We are thrilled to be launching this hotel in an outstanding location in Dubai, with a unique offering and such a talented and passionate team. We have been very creative with our recruitment. Personality was just as important to us as work experience when selecting our incredible team as we wanted guests to feel the difference at Dubai’s new, distinctive, design-led hotel and experience delightful service. We look forward to creating unforgettable experiences for our guests from around the world and delivering the Radisson Blu brand’s renowned Yes I Can! service.”