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Discover Dubai’s new and upcoming hotels

Mon, August 24, 2020

From palatial resorts to boutique gems and ultra-luxury hotels, when it comes to exciting addresses to stay and play, no city does it better than Dubai.

From palatial resorts to boutique gems and ultra-luxury hotels, when it comes to exciting addresses to stay and play, no city does it better than Dubai.


FIVE Jumeirah Village

FIVE Jumeirah Village has delivered a breath of fresh air to the city with its unique design approach. Situated in the heart of the new urban lifestyle community, Jumeirah Village Circle, this multi-patented hotel comprises 247 guest rooms and suites, 254 hotel apartments, and 269 pools all with spectacular vistas Guests can enjoy the best of both worlds, so take advantage of the daily shuttle to FIVE Palm Jumeirah and keep the party going at 17 food and beverage venues, and the resort's private beach. The hotel is also near to the Al Maktoum International (DWC) airport, making it an exciting addition to the city’s hospitality portfolio.

Opened: September 2019


Address Sky View

The Address Sky View in the heart of Downtown Dubai is the latest addition to the city's spectacular skyline. An impressive structure, this hotel comprises 169 rooms across two 60-level skyscrapers that are connected by a 200m-high cantilever observation corridor. The Sky Walk, as it is called, offers guests and visitors panoramic views from its windows. With several attractive features like sophisticated interiors, modern amenities and water vistas, this new hotel also boasts a 70m-long infinity pool, from where guests can also enjoy views of the Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Fountain.

Opened: December 2019


Andaz Dubai The Palm

This stylish five-star hotel on Palm Jumeirah features 217 guest rooms and 116 serviced apartments, each designed to reflect the heritage and colours of Arabia. Located on a 300m-long private beach, within walking distance of the Nakheel Mall, these 15-storey twin towers showcase collaborative local and international art adorning the walls in pop-up style exhibitions. An unscripted check in and out experience is delivered by an 'Andaz Host', without the barriers of a front desk or a queue, and guests can make the most of the hotel's on-site restaurants, fitness centre and signature spa.

Opened: December 2019


The Manor by JA

Paying tribute to the homegrown Jebel Ali Resorts and Hotels brand is the new Manor by JA, inspired by the design aesthetics of a classic country house. Located in Al Furjan, the hotel is close to the Al Maktoum International airport and the Dubai Metro Red Line. The contemporary four-star property is built with the mantra of offering ‘Just what you need, No more, no less’ and is an ideal choice for business travellers as each bedroom is equipped with a slimline workstation. The hotel is also minutes away from the Jebel Ali business district and the Ibn Battuta Mall.

Opened: January 2020


ME Dubai by Melia

The opus
ME Dubai by Melia is located in The Opus building designed by the late architect Zaha Hadid. The hotel features 93 rooms across 19 floors, with flowing lines and curves that are a signature of the Iraqi-British architect’s work. Both the interiors and exteriors of this hotel were designed by Dame Hadid and the jewel in the crown is the ultra-luxurious ‘Suite ME’, which occupies 200sqm of space. ME Dubai also offers each guest a customised stay with local art and cultural experiences, as well as a taste of regional ingredients. The hotel houses 15 restaurants and lounges, and is pet-friendly, with four-legged friends receiving their own welcome packs at check-in. 
Opened: March 2020

Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk

Taking pride of place in the Oud Metha area, Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk hotel combines the best of French art de vivre and Egyptian heritage – there's even a gold pyramidion in the shape of an obelisk, reminiscent of the Luxor Obelisk in Paris. The hotel has 498 luxury rooms and suites, as well as 97 serviced apartments with views overlooking Old Dubai and the Creek. There’s a great selection of restaurants too, including Brasserie Boulud by celebrity chef Daniel Boulud and Taiko, an award-winning restaurant from Amsterdam.

Opening: October 2020


The Royal Atlantis Resort & Residences

Taking shape next to Atlantis, The Palm resort on Palm Jumeirah, the Royal Atlantis Resort & Residences will rise 185m above sea level once complete. Anticipated as the biggest hospitality property in Dubai when it opens, it will comprise 800 guest rooms and suites, 250 luxury residences, 90 swimming pools, 11 restaurants and a wellbeing centre. The rooms and residences will be connected via a Sky Bridge, which will house a rooftop infinity pool suspended 96m above The Palm. The signature highlight of the resort will be its multiple food and beverage outlets spearheaded by acclaimed chefs including the likes of Heston Blumenthal, Gastón Acurio, Costas Spiliadis, Ariana Bundy and Jose Andres.

Opening: Q4 2020


The Dorchester

Set to open in Downtown Dubai, the ultra-luxury Dorchester Collection will be the most modern project from the renowned hotel chain. Its futuristic design features two interlocking (Tetris-styled) towers, a residential section with 39 apartments, and a large rooftop pool. The hotel will offer its guests an incredible lifestyle experience with unparalleled levels of service, while the residences will feature sophisticated modern interiors by Parisian design studio Gilles & Boissier – each fully managed by The Dorchester.

Opening: Q4 2020


SLS Dubai Hotel

A number of firsts are on the cards for the Middle East's first SLS property: the SLS Dubai Hotel & Residences, which is set to open in Downtown Dubai. It will be one of the tallest hotels in the city when complete, and feature 254 hotel rooms, 371 residential units and 321 hotel apartments. One of the major attractions will be the infinity pool, located 75-storeys high and offering guests a 360-degree view of Dubai – in fact, it's expected to rank among the highest infinity pools in the world. The hotel's restaurants and lounges will also take advantage of the stunning views – a highlight is the Carna steakhouse by award-winning Italian butcher Dario Cecchoni on the 74th floor.

Opening: Q4 2020




LEGO bricks are fun no matter how old you are, which makes Dubai's upcoming LEGOLAND Hotel the perfect location for a family getaway. Kids and adults can immerse themselves in a world of creative imagination while staying in one of the property's 250 themed rooms. In addition to all the interactive toy sets, there's also a castle play area and a disco elevator. A joint venture between DXB Entertainments and UK-based Merlin Entertainments who will manage the property's operations, the colourful cube-themed venue is part of Dubai Parks and Resorts and is the first hotel of its kind in the Middle East.

Opening: Q4 2020


Mandarin Oriental wasl Tower

This Mandarin Oriental hotel will be located on floors 16 to 38 of the new 63-storey luxury wasl Tower on Sheikh Zayed Road. The five-star property will feature 257 spacious and contemporary rooms, suites and serviced apartments, providing outstanding views over Downtown Dubai and the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa. The accommodation will be designed to reflect local culture, with features inspired by Mandarin Oriental’s Asian heritage. The skyscraper's coveted location gives guests direct access to the area’s business and leisure attractions, including Dubai Opera, Burj Park and The Dubai Mall.

Opening: 2021

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