Occidental Al Jaddaf launches its state-of-art wellness facilities in partnership with Rayya Wellness

Following a successful launch in February this year, Occidental Al Jaddaf is delighted to unveil a new ‘Rayya Wellness’ concept, the first of its kind in the up-and-coming Al Jaddaf district, cementing the hotel’s reputation in the city as an exclusive destination for well-being, health and fitness.

An elegant fusion of Spanish and Arabic culture, Occidental Al Jaddaf has become one of the city’s most vibrant lifestyle destinations with wellness at its core.  To celebrate the launch of its wellness facilities by Rayya Wellness, the hotel will offer in-house guests 50% off selected treatments for the month of April and external guests can avail of any 60-minute treatment for only 199 AED.

Occidental Al Jaddaf aims to support each guest’s personal health and wellness journey by also offering to all guests enjoying the wellness services complimentary access to the hotel’s gym facilities, as part of an integrated mind-body experience. This applies to both hotel residents and external guests alike.

The facility will be the sixth concept for Rayya Wellness in the UAE, delivering unique holistic wellness journey to rejuvenate mind, body and soul. Meaning “breeze” in Arabic, Rayya’s vision is built on the legacy of creating wellbeing solutions rooted in culture, inspired by time-honoured traditions.  A sensory escape for the mind and body, Rayya Wellness at Occidental Al Jaddaf offers a 360 approach to health and wellness, boosting mood and improving overall health.

Rayya Wellness at Occidental Al Jaddaf is a luxurious state-of-art facility, featuring the brand’s signature treatments such as the award-winning ‘Rose Crystal Lymphatic Facial’ as well as organic massages tailored to each guests health and wellness needs.  Guests can also indulge in exclusive spa rituals including the usage of singing bowls and oxygen therapy; fusing ancient traditions with modern technology to set a new standard in wellness treatments.

Aligned with Occidental core values for sustainability and responsible living, the facilities count on bespoke air filters to guarantee the purest air possible, and showers are fitted with BLUE Filters for an uplifting shower experience. Couples can relax from a private suite where treatments can be offered to both guests simultaneously. An opulent Turkish Hammam is the centrepiece of this beautiful Spa, delivering a truly authentic experience.

Blending wellness, fitness and hospitality, Occidental Al Jaddaf recognises the importance of providing multi-layered and integrated health and wellness solutions to inspire and motivate guests to become the best possible versions of themselves. Located in close proximity to key areas such as Healthcare City, Downtown Dubai and DXB Airport, the hotel is perfectly positioned to meet the evolving and increasingly complex health and wellness needs of guests and residents alike.


Speaking of the launch, Eduardo Espiritusanto, Cluster General Manager of Occidental Al Jaddaf stated: “Our group has always seek to partner with leading companies that shares the same passion for delivering unique and innovative experiences to our guests. On that note, we are thrilled to have Rayya Wellness on board at Occidental Al Jaddaf. We have noticed a growing demand amongst guests for wellness experiences. In a world of increasing personal, professional and emotional pressures, popular perceptions of wellness have transformed, giving way to innovative new industries such as ‘wellness tourism’. As innovators, we at Occidental Al Jaddaf are always looking to revolutionise the guest experience and anticipate travellers’ needs.”


Christian Kiefer, the CEO & Founder of the multi award winning Rayya Wellness brand, remarked: “Our team is excited to welcome the first guests at Rayya Spa, Occidental Al Jaddaf, our newest addition to the fleet, located at the heart of Dubai. After the pandemic, Wellbeing and immunity has shown to be a dominant factor in people’s lives and by expanding our presence in Dubai with strong partnerships, we are optimistic that Rayya and its purpose of education and preventative Wellness will continue to grow and establish itself as one of the most reputable and sought-after wellness brands in the region. Rayyas concept is all about genuine client care and we strive to have a lasting impact on our clients Health and Wellbeing. We recognize each guest, each face, each body as unique and strive to customize every treatment to individual goals. With all the holistic spa therapies as well as state of the art treatments such as the immune boosting Cryo and IV therapy Rayya Wellness is covering every aspect of Wellbeing


Rayya is also tailoring bespoke locally inspired Wellness experiences like the “Desert Treasure” treatment which is taking the client on a whole Spa fairy-tale of 1001 night featuring an arabesque Massage, a desert sand scrub with real dusted sand and locally sourced Argan oil, Frankincense, locally derived dates and camel milk which are used in face and body sequences. The true heritage is underlined by a special farewell gift, a glass vial with real red desert sand and a scripture of an ancient traveller tale who wandered in the desert and describes his memorable journey.



Located on the hotel’s second floor, The Rayya Spa is open from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm every day.


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