The First Collection Waterfront nestled along the banks of the Dubai Canal in the upscale Business Bay district, has been launched. The contemporary, four-star lifestyle hotel, in one of the city’s most vibrant neighborhoods, features sophisticated rooms and suites and captivating views of the canal and the Dubai skyline to wholesome eateries and a chic rooftop pool.
The First Collection Waterfront will be the third property from the First Collection brand in Dubai, following the success of The First Collection at Jumeirah Village Circle and The First Collection Business Bay.
“We are thrilled to open The First Collection Waterfront, an exciting new addition to The First Collection portfolio of hotels in Dubai,” said Rob Burns, CEO of The First Group.
“As the third property from the brand, The First Collection Waterfront will combine the vibrance of the city’s locality with modern and inspiring design, creating a new neighborhood destination that will become a firm favorite with residents and international travelers alike.”
Districts such as Downtown Dubai, DIFC and Jumeirah are only a stone’s throw away from this expansive new property, bringing guests closer than ever to the heart of the pulsating city. The First Collection Waterfront also offers guests complimentary transfers to both Mall of the Emirates and Dubai Mall.
Rooms and Suites
The stylish new hotel boasts 327 well-appointed guest rooms and suites which offer the very best in comfort and privacy, while providing a peaceful retreat to relax and unwind throughout the stay. The hotel’s room categories are designed with modern comfort and style in mind, catering to a diverse range of guests and include Deluxe Rooms, Premier Rooms, Executive Suites and Accessible Rooms.
Rooms are light-filled and spacious, with floor-to-ceiling windows and spacious balconies offering sweeping views across the canal or city’s skyline.
Elevated Dining Concepts
The First Collection Waterfront is set to infuse even more decadence and flair into Dubai’s evolving culinary landscape. Risen Café & Artisanal Bakery is a popular up-market bakery and café concept, perfect for a delicious savory or sweet treat.
From flaky croissants, including the popular Risen Supreme to decadent doughnuts and delectable sandwiches and salads, Risen promises bold and palate-pleasing flavors. Located on the ground floor of the contemporary hotel, Risen is ideal for those looking for a quaint and chic café experience.
The hotel’s all-day dining restaurant, Local, uses sustainably sourced, local ingredients, reflecting its passion for authenticity. It offers an eclectic international menu featuring favorites such as Kale Quinoa Salad, Gulf Tiger Prawns, Seared Sesame Crusted Tuna Fillet, Chocolate Caramel Brownie, and more.
With sweeping canal views and a spacious terrace, Local is an invitation to kick back and savour a great meal with good company. Perfect for sundowners or a day lounging by the pool, the rooftop pool bar venue offers a diverse menu of poolside snacks and beverages.
This new upscale property is home to one of the most picturesque pools in the city. Located on the top floor, the outdoor pool offers uninterrupted panoramic vistas of the iconic Burj Khalifa and Dubai’s stunning waterfront. It features a fully equipped fitness centre and a tranquil spa, which offers a variety of decadent treatments.
For those seeking a beach retreat, The First Collection Waterfront provides transportation to and from Soluna Beach Club in Balqis Residence in Palm Jumeirah, where hotel guests can unwind in a Mediterranean-inspired beach club with sun loungers, private cabanas, expansive swimming pool, and private beach access, all set amidst breathtaking coastal views.
To celebrate the launch, The First Collection Waterfront is providing guests who book between November 11 and 30, an incredible offer with room rates starting from only AED 409. The validity of the deal extends until December 20.