Taj, a hospitality brand from Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), has announced the opening of new luxury beachfront resort at The Palm in Dubai, UAE.
Taj Exotica Resort and Spa is the Taj group’s third hotel in Dubai. It is owned by A. Al Moosa / Arenco Group.
IHCL managing director and CEO Puneet Chhatwal said: “This opening is in line with our strong focus to be present in global growth markets.
“With the addition of Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, IHCL expands to strengthen its footprint in Dubai. We are honoured to partner with the Arenco Group to bring Taj’s signature hospitality to Palm Jumeirah, one of the world’s most exciting destinations.”
The beachfront resort provides 258 rooms and 67 suites with sea-facing balconies.
It features signature Taj experiences including the first Jiva Grande Spa in the UAE, a game room, pool, private beach, Popsicle kids club, multi-court, and tennis court.
Besides, it provides various meeting rooms for conferences, weddings, social events and two expansive ballrooms.
The resort offers a variety of dining options for guests including, Varq, Indian-inspired fine dining; Raia for Arabian food; Roaring Rabbit, a gastropub; Palm Kitchen, a rooftop bar and lounge; and The Coast, a beachside bistro.
Taj Exotica Resort and Spa, The Palm general manager and Middle East area director Ranjit Phillipose said: “We are thrilled to welcome our guests to Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, the latest addition to Dubai’s vibrant lifestyle, dining and cityscape.
“This island oasis will allow guests to create memories of a lifetime as they immerse themselves in the sincere care and warmth that Taj is synonymous with.”
Taj Exotica Resort and Spa brings the brand’s hotels in the UAE to four, including one which is under construction.