Opened at the beginning of December 2017, The Bulgari Resort & Residences Dubai is a very bright jewel in the city’s crown. Baroque Travel and Baroque Yachts find out all about this brand new hotel, which has its own private marina
Bulgari Resorts is a superlative brand, where luxury is the order of the day. Their latest creation, Bulgari Resort & Residences Dubai, is located on exclusive Jumeria Bay, a man-made island carved into the shape of a seahorse, with a 300m bridge linking it to central Dubai. This exquisite property is a true oasis in the desert, where one can visit, or purchase a residence to enjoy its charms every day of the year.
The new Bulgari resort was designed by acclaimed Italian architect Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel, who is responsible for creating all of Bulgari’s magnificent resorts around the world. This property, which is 158,000 square meters in size, is the largest of the Bulgari establishments, and quite unique from the others. Featuring the resort as well as six residential buildings offering 173 sea-facing apartments, 15 private mansions and Bulgari’s first-ever Marina and yacht club, Bulgari Resort & Residences Dubai offers everything necessary for a luxury lifestyle in a charming Mediterranean atmosphere.
The resort itself features 101 guest rooms and suites, plus 20 Bulgari villas, each with their own pool, garden and sea view. Other facilities include a gourmet Italian restaurant, Ile Ristorante – Niko Romito, the all-day Il Café, Il Bar which features an unusual oval-shaped free-standing bar and La Spiaggia, an exclusive beach club with its own private beach and stunning mosaic-design swimming pool.
The resort also features a state-of-the-art spa with hammam, indoor pool, fitness center, beauty salon, hairdresser and traditional barbershop. And if perchance you were planning to sail your private super yacht to Dubai, the complex also features a luxurious private Marina with 50 boat berths and the very first Bulgari Yacht Club in the world.
This iconic destination has prepared a special holiday events program for its first-ever Festive Season for its guests. The calendar of festivities includes a special Afternoon Tea, and on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s, the celebrations will surprise and delight, with tantalising menus, champagne and dancing under the stars.
For those who have chartered yachts to Dubai, or are planning to sail their private super yachts to this exotic destination, Bulgari’s first Yacht Club awaits. Overlooking a harbour that accommodates 50 vessels, it features an excellent Italian restaurant that specializes in fish and seafood and is open for lunch and dinner. There’s a members’ lounge, outdoor pool and bar, and even a kids’ club, the Little Gems Club.