Return to our Home page Search
Click here for the hotel and hospitality news from around the globe Hotel, Travel and Hospitality Articles Videos and in-depth Interviews
CONCIERGE DESK
Read more now
Read more now
Read more now
Starwood re-opens Sheraton Dubai Creek following an US$50 million renovation.
Sunday, 11th May 2014
Source : Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
 

Opened in 1978, the landmark hotel was the first Starwood hotel to open in the United Arab Emirates, following the transformation – which includes all guest rooms, facilities, public spaces and the hotel’s Italian restaurant, Vivaldi by Alfredo Russo – Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers will continue to be a choice gathering place for global travellers and the local community.

"With more than 35 years of operating in Dubai, the iconic Sheraton Dubai Creek reflects the Emirate’s heritage and growth,” said Michael Wale, President, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Europe, Africa and Middle East. “Through the long-standing support of our owner, the Al Mulla family, this investment in the renovation of the hotel enables us to continually meet the increased demand for high-calibre accommodation while providing an enhanced gathering place for global travellers and the local community.

“The renovation of Sheraton Dubai Creek demonstrates our commitment to making the Sheraton brand an unparalleled leader in the hospitality sector,” said Hoyt Harper, Global Brand Leader, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts. “This is part of our continued global enhancement and multi-billion dollar investment to strengthen the Sheraton brand.”

Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers

Located on the Creek’s edge with uninterrupted water and city views, the hotel’s new design offers a stylish relaxing escape from the bustling city for business and leisure travellers. Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers comprises 268 guestrooms and suites, providing guests with the perfect respite to immerse themselves in the charms of old Dubai. The fully refurbished rooms offer panoramic water and city views, feature a contemporary design with a warm palette and are equipped with the signature all-white Sheraton Sweet Sleeper™ Bed.

The top floors of the hotel offer guests Sheraton Club rooms and suites, with exclusive access to the Sheraton Club Lounge for private check-in and check-out, complimentary continental breakfast, evening drinks and snacks and free wireless internet access.

Right: Classic Creek Room
4Hoteliers Image Library
Destination Dining

Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers offers an array of dining experiences in a prime location along the Creek. Heralded as one of the best Italian restaurants in Dubai, Vivaldi by Alfredo Russo offers a creative gastronomic menu created by Michelin-starred chef Alfredo Russo. Overlooking the waters and skyline of Dubai, the restaurant features a climate-controlled terrace for year-round al-fresco dining.

The award-winning Ashiana is a pioneer of traditional Indian cuisine in Dubai, using progressive techniques served with modern presentation. Diners can enjoy the theatre of cooking at the live-action Creekside Japanese Restaurant, seeing chefs in action at the Teppanyaki grill, wok or seafood stations.

One of the very first English pubs in Dubai, Chelsea Arms, continues to offer a truly British experience, while the Lobby Café– the social gathering place of the neighbourhood – will serve a wide selection of cakes and pastries throughout the day, as well as afternoon tea. Hatta, the hotel’s international buffet restaurant, offers a relaxed atmosphere overlooking the Dubai Creek.

State-of-the-Art Facilities and Services

Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers continues to offer extensive meeting and function rooms, with the elegant Dubai Ballroom accommodating up to 500 guests, and four breakout rooms located in the Executive Conference Centre. The hotel’s meeting and event spaces are perfect for major events such as business conferences and weddings.

The hotel lobby features the Link@Sheraton® experienced with Microsoft® – a signature social technology hub where guests can enjoy complimentary WIFI and stay connected. The hotel’s 24-hour fitness facilities feature the brand’s revolutionary health and fitness program Sheraton Fitness® by Core Performance™.

Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers is close to the Dubai International Airport and the city’s premier shopping destinations, as well as popular attractions such as the famous Gold and Spice Souks, the historic merchant market of Al Bastakiya and Dubai Museum.

Starwood in the UAE

The UAE is Starwood’s largest market in the Middle East where at present the company has 23 hotels. The company operates 14 hotels in Dubai, representing the largest concentration of Starwood hotels anywhere in the world except New York. Starwood has nearly 50 hotels across the Middle East, with a pipeline of over 35 scheduled open in the next few years.

~ Important Notice ~
Articles appearing here contain copyright material. They are meant for your personal use and may not be reproduced or redistributed. While 4Hoteliers makes every effort to ensure accuracy, we can not be held responsible for the content nor the views expressed, which may not necessarily be those of either the original author or 4Hoteliers or its agents.

Learn more about DigiJames - in room technology
Advertisment  
 Related News  (Click title to read article)
Middle East Hotel Survey 2014: Fast Forward and Rewind.
Dubai welcomes close to 8 million visitors in first nine months of 2013.
Aloft Brand to open second hotel in the UAE.
Starwood opened 74 hotels in 2013, plus 152 new hotel agreements.
 Latest News  (Click title to read article)
News from around the EMEA region, July 22
Tuesday, 22nd July 2014

Emirates takes milestone delivery of 50th A380 aircraft, plus shortest A380 flight launched
Tuesday, 22nd July 2014

Hotel satisfaction reaches record high; Gen Y more critical but not necessarily less loyal
Tuesday, 22nd July 2014

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 shot down from the sky, July 22
Tuesday, 22nd July 2014

Langham, Sydney closes its doors for an upgrading program
Tuesday, 22nd July 2014
 Latest Articles  (Click title to read article)
Letter From The Road: Golden Age of the Customer is Upon Us, Deal With It
Tuesday, 22nd July 2014

Are Your Organisational Values Valuable?
Tuesday, 22nd July 2014

Learner-Centric Education
Tuesday, 22nd July 2014

Community-Based Tourism in Kyrgyzstan: A Home from Home
Monday, 21st July 2014

Asian Health and Wellness Trends in Food and Beverages
Monday, 21st July 2014
 Most Read News  (Click title to read article)
Thailand Situation Updated - June 27: Thailand tourism gets stronger than ever
NH Hotel Group disposes Amsterdam asset
The Chinese Luxury Traveler - How destinations are decided and bookings made
News from around the Asia Pacific region, June 10
Hyatt to develop a luxury hotel within a historic 16th century castle

© Copyright 4Hoteliers 2001-2014 ~ unless stated otherwise, all rights reserved.
You can read more about 4Hoteliers and our company here

Use of this web site is subject to our
terms & conditions of service and privacy policy