Residence Inn by Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, has announced its debut of the longer stay brand in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with the opening of Residence Inn by Marriott Al Jaddaf. Located in a prime city district and boasting spectacular views of the Burj Khalifa, Residence Inn by Marriott Al Jaddaf offers convenient access to key areas including Downtown Dubai and Business Bay. Welcoming guests into a flexible, comfortable, and intuitive space, the Residence Inn experience is designed for guests to travel the way they love to live by blending comfort with style.
“We are delighted to bring Residence Inn by Marriott, a global leader in the extended stay lodging segment, to the UAE. Dubai is a key market for longer stay travel, and we know that as travelling styles have evolved, there is greater demand for accommodations which offer flexibility and home comforts for business travellers and families,” said Guido de Wilde, Chief Operating Officer – Middle East, Marriott International.
Featuring 134 modern residential suites, many of which boast private terraces and impressive views, Residence Inn by Marriott Al Jaddaf offers travellers a ‘home-away-from-home’ experience. The spacious studios, one and two-bedroom suites, and three-bedroom duplex suites, all have full kitchens, large bathrooms, serene sleeping areas, and separate living and working spaces. Each well-appointed suite is thoughtfully designed to give guests a sense of openness to live without constraints.
“As a thriving destination for leisure and business travellers alike, there is no better place than Dubai to debut Residence Inn by Marriott in the UAE,” said Jenni Benzaquen, Vice President, Brand, EMEA, Marriott International. “Guests will benefit from the upscale living experience paired with hotel amenities that this pioneering longer stay brand offers, allowing them to maintain a healthy balance, maximise their time and connect with the local scene in a prime city location.”
At Residence Inn by Marriott Al Jaddaf, guests can dine in, eat out, or cook in their suite. The hotel’s complimentary breakfast offers morning staples including fresh, hot and healthy favourites, while the convenient 24-hour ‘Grab ‘n Go Market’ in the lobby provides a quick option for drinks and snacks. Nothing says comfort like a homecooked meal, and with a fully equipped kitchen including refrigerator, microwave, hob, dishwasher and cookware in every suite, guests can cook the same way they do at home.
Ensuring guests thrive during their stay, Residence Inn by Marriott Al Jaddaf offers a variety of amenities, including complimentary grocery delivery service, free WiFi, laundry facilities, a well-equipped gym open 24 hours a day, sauna, and steam room. Guests can relax in the rooftop pool and jacuzzi with expansive views of Dubai’s famous skyline, Dubai Creek and Al Jaddaf Waterfront. The hotel also features a meeting room space and a boardroom.
“I am proud to welcome guests to experience the first Residence Inn by Marriott in the UAE and provide the personal and flexible service that the brand is renowned for around the world,” said Hossein Garan, Multi-Property General Manager, Marriott Executive Apartments Manama, Residence Inn by Marriott Manama, Bahrain and Residence Inn by Marriott Al Jaddaf, Dubai.