Sofitel Dubai The Obelisk


Faced with what seems like endless choices in luxury accommodations in Dubai, one choice stands out for those looking for something truly special, Sofitel Dubai the Obelisk. Located in the heart of Dubai, this luxury hotel boasts a distinctively charming ambience that mixes modern French art de Vivre with ancient Egyptian heritage. It is truly a hotel with “timeless elegance.”

For those arriving to Dubai by air, your luxury experience at Sofitel Dubai the Obelisk will begin with the hotel’s luxury airport chauffeur service, complimentary with select accommodation packages. Once at the hotel, you will be welcomed to an impressive 18-meter-high lobby designed in an eclectic mix of ancient Egyptian elements and modern decor with an abundance of luxurious marble. The hotel’s hospitable staff will escort you to the registration desk where you will be assigned to your choice of accommodation from among the hotel’s 498 guestrooms and suites and 97 furnished and serviced apartments; serviced apartments are located from the eighth to the seventeenth floor, while suites and rooms start at the 19th floor. All are furnished in neutral tones that give off Arabian desert vibes and include floor to ceiling windows that provide an abundance of natural light while providing guests with a view like no other of the city. The hotel is also home to 10 flexible venues for conferences and events, a state-of-the-art ballroom and a separate banquet venue ideal for large social gatherings.

For those looking for accommodations that are even more grandly luxurious, the hotel has three over-the-top suites, the Imperial Suite, Presidential Suite (Cleopatra) and Ambassador Suite (Napoleon). The Presidential and Ambassador suites each offer “his and her” dedicated bathrooms, a spa room and a gym. Additionally, the Presidential Suite has a private terrace where you can host a gathering of up to 100 guests.

Gastronomically, the hotel’s culinary offerings are no less impressive than its accommodations. For breakfast, try out the Obelisk Omelette; not your ordinary omelette as it’s topped with a thick layer of savoury cheese and coated with gold leaf – an absolute royal breakfast! You can also choose from among five distinctive restaurants featuring international cuisines – each with its own dramatic ambience! Whether you decide on Asian or Mediterranean food, you will revel in delicious specialities in magical settings. If you pick the Mediterranean, you’ll enjoy a sunken pool bar, chic private cabanas and a modern French patio.

Children are also very welcome at Sofitel Dubai the Obelisk and you’ll be able to keep them happy with various activities during your stay. The hotel’s Astrokids Club provides a creative and engaging learning environment for children aged four to twelve, where they can explore their creativity and enjoy an array of games; and for some outdoor fun, your little ones will find a variety of engaging and well-planned activities at the hotel pool.

When it’s time to unwind after a fast-paced day in Dubai, head to Sofitel Spa with L’OCCITANE – to relax your mind and body in ultimate comfort. The spa offers multiple treatments and massages combining ancient rejuvenating traditions with the latest in French cosmetology, guaranteeing a truly exhilarating spa experience. And if you’re looking to unwind with your partner, there are rooms designated for couples.

Finally, in keeping with the times, Sofitel Dubai the Obelisk includes a range of eco-friendly alternatives to promote a sustainable planet for all, offering a range of ready replacements to paper and plastic materials covering utensils to digital touchpoints.

With all that Sofitel Dubai the Obelisk has to offer, choosing a hotel for your next Dubai business trip or getaway is not difficult after all. Choose ultimate luxury with environmental sensitivity – choose Sofitel Dubai the Obelisk!