Dorchester Collection’s The Lana Opens in Dubai

The Lana, Dubai, Dorchester Collection’s highly anticipated new addition, has officially welcomed its first guests for dining and overnight stays. Crafted by the acclaimed architectural firm Foster + Partners, this exceptional hotel embodies the epitome of luxury hospitality and elevated living, featuring 225 rooms and suites and introducing eight distinctive dining concepts, including collaborations with three renowned Michelin-starred chefs.

The hotel’s interior design, a masterpiece by the celebrated Parisian duo Gilles & Boissier, showcases over 50 carefully curated art pieces from both local and global artists. The Lana also boasts the UAE’s first Dior Spa, set to open its doors in April 2024.

Representing the tenth Dorchester Collection hotel and the brand’s first new opening in over a decade, The Lana sets a new standard for design, timeless care, and enchantment in Dubai.

Christopher Cowdray, President of Dorchester Collection, expressed enthusiasm for The Lana’s opening, highlighting its remarkable design, prime location in the vibrant city of Dubai, and a dining scene that is sure to attract both local and international attention.

Conceptualized and managed by OMNIYAT, The Lana marks the initial step in revitalizing the Downtown Dubai neighborhood. OMNIYAT’s founder and chairman, Mr. Mahdi Amjad, shared a vision of delivering exceptional experiences and transforming the area into the ultimate luxury enclave in the heart of Dubai.

The hotel’s architectural inspiration draws from Dubai’s ever-evolving skyline, featuring a striking interconnected design with a central podium known as The Lana Promenade. This space hosts retail and restaurant outlets, along with an infinity rooftop pool offering panoramic views of the city and desert landscape.

Gilles & Boissier’s interior design, influenced by Dubai’s modern minimalism and abundant sunlight, emphasizes spaciousness and light. The rooms feature outdoor terraces and floor-to-ceiling glass windows, providing natural light and breathtaking views.

The Lana offers five signature suites, including the Marina Duplex and Marina Terrace Suites with unique duplex layouts, double-height corner living rooms, and outdoor terraces on both levels. The Marina Royal Suite boasts an expansive balcony with views of Burj Khalifa, while the two-bedroom Lana Royal Suite envelops the north corner of the building.

Situated in the heart of Dubai, overlooking Burj Khalifa on the Marasi Bay marina, The Lana caters to both business and leisure travelers. It’s conveniently located within a 15-minute walk of Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall and a 20-minute drive from Dubai International Airport, offering guests transportation options including custom Rolls-Royces and a futuristic foiler boat for canal cruises.

The Lana features eight distinct restaurant and mixology concepts, including collaborations with acclaimed chefs Jean Imbert and Martín Berasategui. Additionally, Angelo Musa presents Bonbon Café, while other outlets are operated by the hotel team, including Veranda and The Gallery.

From April 2024, guests can indulge in the UAE’s first Dior Spa, located on the 29th floor of The Lana. The spa offers advanced treatments, including Icoone Therapy, Hydrafacial, and Dior Micro-Abrasion, alongside three exclusive signature treatments.

Rates at The Lana, Dorchester Collection, Dubai, start from AED 3,400++ to AED 25,000++, depending on the chosen room or suite category. The opening of The Lana represents a momentous chapter in Dorchester Collection’s history, setting new standards of luxury living and hospitality in Dubai and bringing some Dorchester magic to the Middle-East.