Saudi-based Dar Al Arkan reveals W Residences Dubai – Downtown

By Salma C, Intern Reporter
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One of the leading real estate companies in Saudi Arabia, Dar Al Arkan has unveiled the W Residences Dubai – Downtown in the bustling heart of the city, offering hotel-inspired living at one of the most sought-after addresses in the world.

The development is expected to mark the world’s first standalone residences under the iconic lifestyle W Hotels brand.

W Residence Dubai – Downtown, managed by Marriott International, is located in the famous Downtown Dubai with steady-spectacular views of the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Fountain, Dubai Opera and Old Town Dubai.  The tower is close to many premium and world-famous lifestyle destinations offered by the city.

Away from the action-packed city, residents enter their own oasis of specialty and private space with beautifully designed interiors, beautiful finishes, excellent services and unusual amenities.  Each residence has a unique design and a purposeful layout that makes each house spacious, beautiful and attractive to the needs of discerning customers.

Construction of The W Residences Dubai – Downtown is currently underway and is expected to be completed by December 2025.

Mr. Ziad El Chaar, Vice Chairman of Dar Al Arkan Properties, remarked that “Our experience in delivering high-end co-branded homes with global brands like Elie Saab, Versace, Roberto Cavalli, Pagani and Missoni puts us in a unique position to always bring the best, most desirable residential spaces to our customers. The W Residences Dubai – Downtown sets a new standard for extraordinary hotel living in the heart of a bustling city like Dubai catering to clientele who like to be close to the action but have their own luxurious private space close by.

“The Residences’ architecture, interiors and amenities is a truly what makes it a distinct, stand-out tower in the midst of many other high-rises. This our third project in the Downtown Dubai area and I believe it’s a unique and fulfilling location to own your dream home” Mr. El Chaar added.

Meanwhile, Mr. Jaidev Menezes, Vice President, Mixed-Use Development – Europe, Middle East & Africa, Marriott International commented that “We are delighted to work with Dar Al Arkan to launch this residential development under the W brand.  With its vibrant design and impeccable service, W Residences Dubai – Downtown will be a great fit in Dubai’s iconic Downtown district.”

The architecturally stunning tower consists of a limited 384 exclusive, high-end residences with state-of-the-art appliances and beautiful interiors and modern fittings, functional, and elegantly appointed homes for residents. In addition, short-term rentals are prohibited to protect the standards of the tower, ensure more comfort and specialty and maintain higher property valuations.

Residents will live the W lifestyle at W Residences Dubai – Downtown which will offer luxury amenities dedicated to residents and their guests, turning every moment into a truly memorable experience. FUEL, the W brand’s high-energy, social take on wellness will allow residents to focus on mind and body, will be complemented by an infinity outdoor swimming pool with views of the iconic Burj Khalifa with an outdoor terrace that features a lounge and dining area, as well as the FIT Fitness Centre and a spa. The Residences will also feature the Living Room lounge, a modern take on the standard lobby.

Residents will also have access to the W brand’s signature Whatever/Whenever service which will provide residents with ultimate levels of convenience, round-the-clock in-Residence dining and catering services, laundry and dry cleaning, housekeeping, babysitting, fitness training and much more.

The residences are about 20 minutes away from Dubai International Airport, 10 minutes from the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), and just a few minutes from Dubai Mall, one of the world’s largest shopping malls.

W Residences Dubai – Downtown is the developer’s third project in Dubai following the successful launches of Urban Oasis in collaboration with Missoni and Da Vinici Tower in collaboration with Pagani Automobili.

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