Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay Opens with Innovative Open Lobby Concept

Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay Opens with Innovative Open Lobby Concept

(IN SHORT) Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay, the latest addition to IHG Hotels & Resorts’ Holiday Inn brand, has officially opened its doors in the heart of Dubai’s business and recreation hub. The hotel offers 275 modern guest rooms and suites equipped with state-of-the-art amenities and some with stunning views of the Burj Khalifa. One of the hotel’s key features is the innovative Open Lobby concept, which transforms the traditional hotel lobby into a dynamic, multi-functional hub for work, dining, and social interactions. The hotel also boasts meeting and event suites for up to 120 attendees, recreational facilities including a gym, outdoor pool, spa, and yoga room, and vibrant dining options. Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay welcomes families with children aged 12 and below staying and eating for free, making it a family-friendly choice for both leisure and business travelers.

(PRESS RELEASE) Dubai, UAE, 2023-Dec-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay, the latest addition to IHG Hotels & Resorts’ renowned Holiday Inn brand, is now open and introduces the first Holiday Inn innovative Open Lobby concept in the United Arab Emirates.

Located in the vibrant heart of Dubai’s business and recreation hub, the hotel offers an ideal retreat for both corporate and leisure travellers. Conveniently situated 15 minutes’ drive from Dubai International Airport, Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay allows access to top tourist landmarks such as Burj Khalifa, the Dubai Mall, and Dubai Canal among others where visitors can have fun exploring during their Dubai experience.

Guests are welcome to relax in one of 275 stylishly modern and well-furnished guest rooms and suites.  These accommodations, equipped with state-of-the-art conveniences including 55-inch flat screens with plush comfortable beds, provide an added delight with select rooms offering stunning views of the iconic Burj Khalifa. The hotel provides meeting and event suites catering for up to 120 attendants suitable for business travellers. The state-of-the-art audio-visual facilities make them suitable for any business or social event including meetings, conferencing, and exhibitions.

The Open Lobby is one of the hotel’s distinct features, an innovative concept which transforms the traditional hotel lobby into a multi-functional hub, fostering a dynamic environment where individuals can seamlessly blend work, dining and social interactions. The design incorporates connected facilities to enhance the overall experience.

Highlighting the significance of this initiative, Haitham Mattar, Managing Director, IHG Hotels & Resorts, India, Middle East & Africa commented: “The launch of the Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay marks a significant milestone in our commitment to redefine guest experiences. The Holiday Inn Open Lobby concept revolutionizes the way guests interact with hotel spaces, creating a dynamic and integrated environment. We are confident that this innovative approach will set new standards in hospitality, offering guests a unique and memorable stay.”

There are modern recreational facilities in the hotel, including a 24-hour gym, an outdoor swimming pool, a spa, and a yoga room. Santai, the spa offers invigorating body treatments that guests can indulge in after experiencing a busy day of either business or tourism. Dining at Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay is a vibrant experience with a choice between a stylish restaurant and bar. Brasserie on 1, a chic European restaurant, offers an eclectic menu featuring Euro-fusion dishes. La Plancha Terraza Mexicana, the hotel’s alfresco dining venue by the pool, serves delicious Mexican grills, classic tacos, burritos, and a choice refreshing drinks.

At Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay, families are welcomed with open arms, as kids aged 12 and below stay and eat for free, making it a perfect choice for a family-friendly stay.

“We are thrilled to open the Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay, the first of its kind in the UAE with the new Open Lobby concept. This innovative approach to hospitality sets the stage for a new era in guest experience, combining functionality and relaxation seamlessly. Whether you are here for business or leisure, our hotel promises a memorable stay in the heart of Dubai,” said Bruno Hivon, General Manager, Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay.

Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay is now open to welcome guests, and reservations can be made by visiting or calling 04 871 6000

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About Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay:
Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay is the UAE’s first Holiday Inn with an open lobby concept. Located a short ride (18 minutes) from Dubai International Airport, the hotel is in the heart of Dubai’s business and leisure districts, and is close to Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall, and the Dubai Canal. The hotel offers 275 modern guest rooms and suites, with 55-inch smart TVs and comfortable beds, as well as state-of-the-art meeting and event spaces that can cater for up to 100 guests.

Holiday Inn Dubai Business Bay houses various recreational facilities, including a 24-hour fitness center, an outdoor swimming pool, a yoga room, and spa. Dining options include Brasserie on One and La Plancha Terraza Mexicana. Kids aged 12 and below stay and eat for free at the family-friendly hotel.

About Holiday Inn® Hotels & Resorts:
Whether it’s with friends, family or coworkers, Holiday Inn makes it easy for travellers to be there together for any moment, big or small. With thousands of locations around the world, Holiday Inn hotels deliver memorable experiences for business and leisure travellers through warm and welcoming service, contemporary design that blends the familiar with the new, and a sense of comfort unique to the brand and its iconic green sign. At Holiday Inn hotels, guests can find amenities to help them make connections, work and play, including full-service restaurants where Kids Eat Free, meeting and business facilities, bright swimming pools and flexible public spaces. For more information about the Holiday Inn brand, visit , call 1-888-HOLIDAY, or find us on Twitter, Facebook Instagram.

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