The First Group announces completion of third First Collection hotel

The First Group announces completion of third First Collection hotel

The Dubai property is scheduled to open its doors in Q4 2023

The First Group has announced the completion of The First Collection Waterfront in Dubai.

Located on the Canal Boardwalk in Business Bay, the project marks a significant milestone in expanding The First Group Hotels portfolio.

There are already two established hotels within The First Collection brand: The First Collection at Jumeirah Village Circle and The First Collection Business Bay. 

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The First Collection Waterfront will feature 327 rooms and suites. Its rooftop pool will offer panoramic vistas of Dubai's renowned landmarks, including the iconic Burj Khalifa and the picturesque Dubai Canal. A spa and a gym will be available for relaxation and fitness. 

Culinary experiences will encompass diverse options, including a local all-day dining concept, an Asian speciality restaurant, and The First Group’s homegrown brand, Risen Café & Artisanal Bakery.

The First Group CEO Rob Burns said: "We are thrilled to introduce The First Collection Waterfront, a remarkable addition to our portfolio. This milestone not only signifies our unwavering dedication in providing unparalleled hospitality experiences, but also mirrors our determination to elevate the reach of our brand. At The First Group, our mission is to optimise the performance of each property under our care, seamlessly adapting to changing market trends, and creating exceptional experiences for our guests.” 


The First Group Vice President of Hotel Operations Karim Abdelhamid added: “The introduction of The First Collection Waterfront further strengthens the presence of our homegrown brand, reaffirming its position as the preferred choice for discerning global travellers in pursuit of excellence. Capturing the very spirit of urban resort living, The First Collection Waterfront combines convenience, urban and authentic local experiences for its guests. We are confident that The First Collection Waterfront will become a sought-after destination for both business and leisure travellers.” 

The First Collection Waterfront will offer complimentary transfers to The Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates for enhanced convenience. Guests will also be able to enjoy exclusive entry to the tranquil Soluna Beach Club.

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