August 1, 2021
Enjoy an extended stay of endless possibilities where work meets play at the new Staybridge Suites in the heart of Dubai
IHG Hotels & Resorts (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has further expanded its Staybridge Suites footprint in the region with the opening of Staybridge Suites Dubai Internet City, on 1 August 2021. Renowned globally since 1997, Staybridge Suites is IHG’s upper-upscale extended stay hotel brand that offers an elevated, residential-style hotel designed for multi-night business and leisure travellers looking to break from the travel norm while on the road, be it for days or even months at a time.
Located on Dubai’s iconic Sheikh Zayed Road at the heart of the city’s technology, media, and creative free zone, the hotel is surrounded by business towers and hubs which are home to top-tier regional and international Fortune 500 companies. A plethora of nearby leisure destinations await guests, including the world-famous architectural icon of Palm Jumeirah, along with many local attractions, pristine beaches, and dining destinations. The metro station is only a few steps away, for guests to conveniently connect to the rest of the city, the airport or to the site of the highly anticipated Expo 2020.
Guests will have a choice between studios, one- and two-bedroom suites. All 225 suites feature spacious and comfortable living, working, and dining spaces and a fully equipped kitchen with top-of-the-line home appliances including a dishwasher and washer/dryer. Every detail from the Nordic-style furniture to the elegantly designed kitchen utensils is there to make guests feel right at home. Many of the apartments feature their own balcony to enjoy some spectacular views of the cityscape and the Arabian gulf. Several interconnecting units offer greater flexibility for families or small groups traveling together.
Guests can start the day with a daily complimentary breakfast buffet with takeaway options. The Pantry, a 24/7 convenience store is also available for guests to get all essential items and some ready to eat quick meals. The Social, is the brand’s signature event held three times a week as an informal gathering for guests to relax and enjoy complimentary bites and drinks while engaging with other guests staying at the hotel. With comfortable and flexible spaces, a cozy den, a 25 m long infinity pool, a concept spa with steam sauna and an in-house eatery with an outdoor lounge, guests will have endless opportunities to relax, recharge and socialize with family and friends.
“We are delighted to partner with one of the world’s leading hotel companies, IHG Hotels & Resorts, to open our first Staybridge Suites in Dubai”, said Louay Sarrage, Head of Hospitality at SRG Holding. “Dubai has established itself as an iconic tourism destination, but it is also becoming a convenient and safe base for many global entrepreneurs, independent professionals, freelancers and digital nomads who have the freedom to work virtually from anywhere in the world. With our prime location, a great international brand that caters to both short and extended stay guests, we are confident that the hotel will be a great success”.
Francesco Pompilio, Hotel Manager at Staybridge Suites Dubai Internet City said: “At Staybridge Suites, we understand that our guests are away from home but also want to unlock the full potential of their stay. We are here to ensure they Feel Free to focus their energy on triumphant progress, or a relaxing wind-down at the end of the day. Our team aims to enable a sense of community and helps guests navigate the possibilities of their stay in Dubai.
Staybridge Suites Dubai Internet City and IHG Way of Clean
As part of the IHG family, Staybridge Suites Dubai Internet City will comply with IHG’s Way of Clean industry-leading standards, including the new IHG Clean Promise. IHG’s global Clean Promise was announced in May as part of an overhaul of IHG Way of Clean to introduce heightened cleanliness standards to protect guests in the wake of COVID. Using new, science-led protocols and service measures, partnering with industry leading experts Cleveland Clinic, Ecolab and Diversey, and launching a global IHG Clean Promise, these strengthened measures will give guests greater confidence and hotel teams the protection needed.
Staybridge Suites is a trusted, reliable brand for business and leisure travellers spending an extended time away from home. Known for its unparalleled hotel and brand culture, the Staybridge Suites brand has grown to more than 305 properties worldwide (33,110 rooms), with Dubai Internet City being the latest addition to IHG®, one of the world’s largest hotel companies. Guests can earn and redeem points at over 5,000 hotels and major airlines globally through the IHG Rewards Club loyalty programme.