ACCOR’S IBIS STYLES DUBAI AIRPORT OPENS ITS DOORS
ibis Styles, the trendy eco-hotel brand from Accor, known for its playful and creative design has opened a third property in Dubai. The 351-room ibis Styles Dubai Airport will cater to the modern cosmopolitan travelers of today who are looking for a surprising and joyful experience. The new opening is set to contribute to the vibrant UAE hospitality industry.
Strategically situated in Al Garhoud near the Dubai International Airport, ibis Styles Dubai Airport is designed to provide for travel needs of both business and leisure guests, be it for a spirited brainstorming session at the Creative Terminal, a relaxing night on the hotel’s signature Sweet BedTM, a wholesome, healthy meal or Grab & Go specialty coffee at Le Styles Café and everything else in between.
“ibis Styles Dubai Airport is your trendy home away from home. Its modern, stylish and reflects the cool spirit of the city of Dubai. Young professionals who are visiting for work or play and families or couples looking for casual accommodation on weekends will find ibis Styles Dubai Airport hotel the new go-to,” comments Frank Béchemilh, Cluster General Manager.
This Instagrammable hotel’s theme is “Dubai, The Emirates” and the theme is reflected in the overall design and artwork of the hotel, from the lobby to Le Styles Café including the stylishly designed guest rooms with walls depicting iconic city landmarks in black and white accents. Each room is fitted with the brand’s indulgent Sweet BedTM, for utmost comfort and to recharge after a long day of creativity and exploring the bustling metropolitan. Families will love the connecting rooms offering modern amenities.
At ibis Styles Dubai Airport, hospitality is taken to another level. “We have an unconventional way of casting superheroes to join our team. As casting criteria, the potential candidates submitted a short video telling us why they should be selected to join our league of superheroes. The shortlisted were allowed to showcase being the hospitality superhero in our very own version of “ibis Styles has got talent”. Superheroes were tested as to how they would present themselves in a certain situation to surprise and delight the guests while exceeding their expectations. Through this casting process, we are confident that the team is passionate, capable and charismatic – all the qualities needed to deliver an excellent guest experience,” prides Béchemilh.
Technology, creativity and innovation are key attributes of the brand. ibis Styles Dubai Airport is the first hotel in the UAE to welcome Scribit Robot, the world’s first write and erase robot. Young and adult guests will be delighted to interact with Scribit Robot located at Le Styles Café which can create, erase and re-create designs on the canvas wall.
Passionate about creating pleasant surprises for guests, ibis Styles Dubai Airport also uses a new mobile check-in for a more engaging and personalized experience. The team handles the check-in experience for the guests so they can take a seat and relax after a long trip or a hectic day.
At the Creative Terminal, open 24/7, urban creative guests can crack their next big idea or make use of cutting-edge and intelligently designed co-working and meeting spaces. The hotel provides access to complimentary Wi-Fi during the stay.
Enjoy casual dining or discover specialty coffee at Le Styles Café, the very heart of the hotel, serving healthy breakfasts inspired by French heritage as well as set lunch menu, lunch and dinner buffet. The Grab & Go counter is for busy professionals who want a fresh cup of coffee and bite.
“Dubai is now the world’s fourth most visited city and as we prepare for the much-awaited opening of the Expo 2020 we expect more visitors. Travelers looking for modern, well-priced accommodation with uncomplicated offerings should look no further than ibis Styles, a brand loved by families, groups as well as solo travelers,” notes Béchemilh.
Guests staying at ibis Styles Dubai Airport will enjoy complimentary shuttle bus for pick-up and drop-off services to and from the Dubai International Airport Terminal 1 and 3. The bus with scheduled timings will also take guests to popular beach destinations like La Mer Beach. A short two-minute walk from the GGICO metro station, guests staying at ibis Styles Dubai Airport can access the nearby shopping malls as well as the city’s iconic landmarks and admired attractions such as the Dubai Frame, Gold and Spice Souk, Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa.
For information and bookings, please visit https://all.accor.com/A102