Ritz-Carlton Hotel Opens in Dubai International Financial Centre
Posted on January 12, 2011
The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has officially opened its doors. The 341-room hotel, with 124 executive residences, is the second Ritz-Carlton in Dubai and the sixth property in the region for the luxury hotel company.
The new hotel is only hotel directly linked to the complex of buildings in Dubai International Financial Centre. The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC showcases a 10-storey outdoor waterfall cascading down the building directly into the courtyard facing the lobby. Eight more water features are situated throughout the hotel. You can watch a video tour of the hotel, here on Facebook, by Lothar Quarz, general manager of The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC.
The hotel includes a bar featuring a dramatic 100 feet wine wall that is home to 3000 bottles of wine. Other dining selections include Blue Rain, a Thai fine-dining restaurant; Can Can, a French all-day dining brasserie and the Center Cut steakhouse. Recreational amenities include a fully equipped health club and the Ritz-Carlton Spa.