Working Trip to Dubai: 7 Best Hotels for Businessmen
Dubai is a multinational city of diversity and contrasts situated at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa. In record time, the city has become a dynamic international metropolis. Easy accessibility, advanced infrastructure, modern business centers and hotels have made Dubai the center of business events in the Middle East.
Some travelers say that business shouldn’t be mixed with entertainment, but when talking about hotels, this statement is far from the truth. In Dubai, it’s very easy to observe the right balance between business and leisure, and you can feel it by using rentalcars24h car rental and staying at the following local hotels…
Jumeirah Emirates Towers 5*
The famous Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel proudly calls itself the most business-oriented hotel in the Middle East. Actually, it’s hard not to agree with this statement, because even in the standard rooms of the hotel there’s a desktop, free Internet access, interactive TV and a high-quality playback system.
The hotel offers a full-featured business center, and also provides a limousine with a personal driver for traveling around the city. In addition, the hotel has excellent opportunities for a good rest: from relaxing treatments at the Talise Spa to dishes of Chinese cuisine served in the popular Hakkasan restaurant.
Conrad Dubai 5 *
Conveniently located in the city center, the 5-star Conrad Dubai Hotel offers business guests a wide range of services for business — from lamination and binding of the documents to a personal courier for the delivery of important correspondence.
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Within a 5-minute walk away from the hotel there’s the World Trade Center Metro Station, and within a 10-minute drive from it – the Emirates Office Tower and Emirates Towers skyscrapers. The concierge service can arrange a transfer from/to the airport by Maserati Quattroporte or Porsche Cayenne, and in order to make trips even more comfortable, free Wi-Fi is available in all vehicles.
The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC 5*
This excellent lodging for businessmen is located in the epicenter of business activity at the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC). First of all, it’s designed for VIP-persons of the financial world. For business travelers there’s a business center equipped with the latest technologies.
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The hotel’s selection of amenities includes a rooftop terrace, a sauna and an indoor pool. The way to the World Trade Center takes only 10 minutes by car, and the airport is located just 14 minutes’ drive from the hotel. A metro station is within walking distance from the hotel, which makes it easier for business travelers to get around the city.
JW Marriott Marquis 5 *
Dubai has always been famous for its passion for skyscrapers, and most business travelers no longer look at other accommodation options when they see JW Marriott Marquis, offering luxury suites in the Business Bay area.
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For businessmen, the hotel is ready to provide a modern 24-hour business center as well as 32 conference rooms. The spacious suites feature satellite TV, an iPod docking station and a writing desk. When the working day is completed, it’s difficult to find a more peaceful place than the Saray Spa, located at the hotel, where you can relax in the Turkish bath. Prime68 Restaurant is located on the top floor of the hotel – this is a good place to taste a steak while sitting literally under the clouds and enjoy the views of the prestigious Downtown Dubai.
Raffles Dubai 5 *
Raffles Dubai Hotel is not located just close to the sights of Dubai – it’s considered to be one of them! The pyramid in which it’s placed can be recognized from afar, and inside it the Asian style is interwoven with Egyptian aesthetics.
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The hotel is located in the heart of the city, next to the huge Egyptian-style Wafi City shopping complex and boasts of a 10-minute distance from key shopping, cultural and tourist points of the city. Free Wi-Fi throughout, personal concierge services, a reading room – these are just a few of the distinguishing features that make the Raffles Hotel attractive to business travelers.
The hotel offers 9 stylish meeting rooms, as well as a banquet hall with an outdoor terrace overlooking the garden. The hotel has five first-class restaurants and cocktail bars, including the recently opened La Residence.
Grosvenor House 5 *
In Dubai, you can do business not only in the city center. Located next to one of the world’s most luxurious marinas – Dubai Marina, Grosvenor House Hotel has the most modern equipment and is ready to offer business travelers the necessary technical support 24 hours a day.
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There’s a tennis court and a golf course near the hotel. On Friday, be sure to come to the late breakfast at the Toro Toro restaurant in order to relax after a busy day or to celebrate a great deal.
The Address Dubai Marina 5 *
The Free Economic Zones of Dubai Media City and Internet City are located 5 minutes away from the Address Dubai Marina, where the offices of such global media and communication business giants as Siemens, Microsoft, IMB, Canon and other magnificent corporations are based.
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On the fourth floor of the hotel there’s an outdoor infinity pool overlooking the fashionable Dubai Marina. The hotel’s multilingual-speaking staff will help you navigate the variety of restaurants, nightclubs and shops in a vibrant area. At the end of a productive working day, go with partners and colleagues to the nearby 18-hole Emirates Golf Club.