Waldorf Astoria Residences Dubai Downtown to Make Landmark Debut Outside the US

By Ivan PetrenkoMar 13, 2024 20:39 PMNews
Bottom view of the Burj Khalifa through the shadows of the palm trees
Bottom view of the Burj Khalifa through the shadows of the palm trees. Source: pixabay

In a groundbreaking move, Hilton (NYSE: HLT) and NABNI Developments have unveiled plans for Waldorf Astoria Residences Dubai Downtown, slated for completion by 2028. This marks a significant stride for the prestigious Waldorf Astoria brand, establishing its first standalone residential project beyond the shores of the United States.

The grand announcement was made amidst much anticipation, with the signing ceremony held in the vibrant heart of Downtown Dubai. Attendees included eminent figures from both Hilton and NABNI Developments, including Abdulrahman Alsuwaidi, co-founder and chairman, NABNI Developments; Badr Alsuwaidi, co-founder and CEO, NABNI Developments; and Daniel Wakeling, vice president, development, luxury & residential – Europe and Africa at Hilton.

Spanning across a 1.5-acre plot in Downtown Dubai, The Residences promise to amalgamate the finest architectural designs by Carlos Ott Architects with interiors curated by the renowned hospitality design firm Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA). This collaboration with Waldorf Astoria ensures a seamless integration of luxury hospitality services, offering residents an unparalleled lifestyle.

Abdulrahman Alsuwaidi, expressing his enthusiasm, remarked, "We are eager to introduce the esteemed legacy and sophistication of Waldorf Astoria to the UAE, setting a new standard of luxury living in Dubai's real estate realm." He continued, "Dubai embodies limitless possibilities, and Waldorf Astoria Residences Dubai Downtown will epitomize this spirit of innovative excellence while delivering a visionary, world-class residential experience."

Dino Michael, senior vice president & global head, Hilton Luxury Brands, hailed the project as a significant stride in expanding their presence in the EMEA market. He highlighted the collaboration's testament to Hilton's dedication to delivering extraordinary luxury experiences and its confidence in the region's growth potential.

With access to exclusive Residence Owner Benefits, including elite Hilton Honors status, residents can indulge in the epitome of luxury living. Moreover, the prime location ensures easy access to Dubai's iconic landmarks, premier shopping destinations, and culinary delights, promising an unparalleled living experience at Waldorf Astoria Residences Dubai Downtown.

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