In exchange for enduring the merciless heat of the summer, Dubai residents are rewarded with endless offers of glamorous and affordable breaks at their favorite hotels around town. Cue: Vida Downtown Dubai. Located a hop, a skip, and a jump away from The Dubai Mall, Souk al Bahar, and The Dubai Fountain, this modern boutique hotel is offering an urban staycation that will have you seeing the city through refreshed eyes. Read on to find out more.
The Old Town, Mohamed Bin Rashid Boulevard Dubai
Tel: (+971) 4 428 6888
For Fashionable Dining
At the foot of Vida Downtown Dubai, you’ll find some of the city’s most sought-after dining spots, including modern izakaya-style dining at Toko, freshly baked bread and French fare at La Serre Bistro & Boulangerie, and Arabian-inspired and continental cuisine such as falafel or grilled salmon at Vida’s first-floor terrace restaurant 3in1.
To Mingle by the Pool
For those staycationers seeking a laptop-free experience, the Vida Downtown Dubai pool is a top-notch hangout. Open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., the outdoor pool offers beautiful views of Burj Khalifa and comfortable daybeds, while, post-sunset, it becomes a chic place to see and be seen.
To Stay Productive
Just a short buggy ride away from the hotel is The Pavilion Downtown Dubai. High-speed Wi-Fi and spacious worktables make this the ideal spot for your weekend pop-up office. Just ask the Vida concierge to arrange a buggy from the hotel to The Pavilion for seamless transportation.
For Summer Promotions
Until the 28th of December, Vida has two special packages on offer. The first encourages guests to stay for two nights, with the second night at a discounted rate of 10 perfect, while the ‘Breakfast Club’ special offers a complimentary breakfast at the hotel’s popular poolside outlet 3in1 for guests staying three nights or more.