A landmark hotel that merges Asian style with an Egyptian aesthetic, Raffles Dubai celebrates 10 years since opening the first Raffles Hotel outside of Asia.
To mark the milestone anniversary and for those seeking exquisite indulgence, Raffles Dubai has launched an exclusive ‘10 Years of Luxury’ experience including palatial accommodation in a premium suite, a private in-suite dining experience curated by Raffles expert chefs, a deluxe Egyptian Gold & Caviar Facial treatment for two and VIP airport transfers.
The anniversary celebrations also extend to Signature guestrooms (conditions apply) which are among the largest guestrooms in the city, these spaces offer a comfortable and elegant residential sanctuary with an expansive private balcony affording breath-taking views over the city.
“We have great pride in what we have accomplished over the past 10 years and we could not have achieved this success without the dedication of our colleagues, several of whom have been with us since we first opened, as well as the support of our loyal guests, for whom Raffles is their home away from home. Since Raffles Dubai opened its doors a decade ago we have strived to set new standards of luxury, excellence and service in the city,” Raffles Dubai, general manager, Ayman Gharib says.
In honour of the first guest that stayed at the hotel and in commemoration ot the 10th anniversary, mixologists at Raffles Dubai have created a signature cocktail entitled the ‘Straub Fizz’. Highlights of the cocktail include premium champagne, gold leaf and Sipsmith Raffles 1915 Gin, a bespoke spirit crafted to commemorate 100 years of the iconic Singapore Sling, first created at Raffles Singapore back in 1915.
Throughout the month of November, guests can enjoy a limited edition 10th Anniversary Collection – Fashion Afternoon Tea, served in the refined ambience of Raffles Salon. Drawing inspiration from Raffles’ famed 130 years of history, deliciously decadent sweet and savoury bites reflect the Asian heritage of Raffles Hotels, perfectly paired with a local Arabic flavours. In a refined twist on the traditional Afternoon Tea, indulge in date and walnut scones served with rosewater and strawberry jam, five spice foie gras parfait and lemongrass choux patisserie.
The celebrations continue at Raffles Spa, where the famed Gold Facial returns with an ultra- luxe update – the addition of powerful, protein-rich caviar. The Egyptian Gold & Caviar Facial uses the finest ingredients for the ultimate anti-aging treatment, blending 24 carat gold together with caviar extract to refine, firm and nourish the skin.