Watch out for a brand new glamorous waterfront destination that will surely keep the global MICE industry excited about holding events in the amazing city of Dubai!
Already the talk of the town, thanks to the giant Ferris Wheel – Ain Dubai – which, in true Dubai style, comes with the distinction of being the world’s largest, Bluewaters Island has a lot of new and exciting things in store for guests.Here’s a sneak peek into Bluewaters Island and its amazing attractions that are set to enthrall visitors from around the globe.
The centerpiece of this edgy, urban escapade is most definitely the giant observation wheel – Ain Dubai. Standing proud against the sparkling waters of the Arabian Gulf, Ain Dubai is scheduled to open by the end of the year and is another high point in the shining catalogue of attractions that Dubai is famous for. With its staggering height of 210m, Ain Dubai will be the perfect location for those unobstructed views of the iconic landmarks in the city.
The wheel has 48 spacious glass capsules, where over 1400 passengers can take in the sights of Dubai. Some of the capsules will also function as ‘fine dining’ rooms that seat up to 12 guests, while six of them will be licensed bars that will make those 360 degree views of the entire city even more exciting.
Madame Tussauds Dubai
Having that picture-perfect shot with lifelike wax recreations of world-famous celebrities has been on top of the list of must-do activities of a huge number of travelers that have visited places where a Madame Tussauds wax museum can be found. Well, Dubai will now be among those places as it is set to welcome the very first Madame Tussauds in the Middle East. And, what better address than the Bluewaters Island for such an illustrious brand!
While there still remains is a lot of mystery on whose wax figures will be unveiled in Dubai’s Madame Tussauds wax museum, its opening date will not be a mystery as we’ll definitely let you know right away when its doors will officially open.
Caesars Palace Dubai
Fans of the brand that has become synonymous with luxury will be happy to know that Caesars Palace Bluewaters is now open and ready to welcome guests! Hitting the Dubai hospitality industry with a double bonanza, there’s not one, but two Caesars branded hotels now in Bluewaters Island – Caesars Palace and Caesars Resort.
Together, they have 416 guest rooms, 80 hotel apartments, 79 Suites, 10 event spaces and 12 restaurants and bars. Cove Beach, a swanky beach club known for their super trendy parties is returning to Dubai with its brand new location on the private beach of Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai. The long list of eclectic dining outlets also features Gordon Ramsay’s renowned Hell’s Kitchen, so we can safely say that guest who love a little bit of the gourmet, will definitely have a gala time!
The Wharf will be Bluewaters Island’s lifestyle retail area. Set against the backdrop of Ain Dubai, it will be home to over 130 retail and dining outlets dotted across the promenade. It will feature a wide assortment of trendy resto-bars, fine dining restaurants, as well as quirky and local boutiques. There will also be a traditional style souk and other markets to spice up up the action.
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As you can see there’s plenty to see and lots to do in Bluewaters Island. While it has certainly brought in a lot of firsts to the hospitality industry in Dubai, what we love most about this new venue is the fact that it has the perfect blend of island calm and urban buzz. A comprehensive destination with charm and soul, it will definitely add a little something extra to the hospitality landscape of the city!