Dubai, 04 February 2013: From 20 to 23 March, 2013, the seventh edition of the Art Dubai will take place at Madinat Jumeirah, featuring more than 70 galleries. Madinat Jumeirah has been the official hotel sponsor for Art Dubai since the first edition in 2007. “We are honoured to host the event into our beautiful beachside property and welcome you to Art Dubai 2013, where you will experience Arabian hospitality at its luxurious best,” said Margaret Paul, General Manager of Madinat Jumeirah.
While Art Dubai only takes place once a year, an assortment of artistic rituals are performed at the opulent five star resort on a daily basis across a variety of different platforms.
The Art of Arabian Hospitality
Madinat Jumeirah welcomes guests with an authentic, culturally connected experience from the moment they arrive on property. Dressed in traditional uniforms, the doormen of Madinat Jumeirah create a lasting first impression. Boasting with proud heritage, majestic architecture, the sights, sounds and fragrances of the Middle East, as well as the traditional Arabic coffee and dates, Madinat Jumeirah recreates an authentic Arabian welcome.
The Art of Culinary Creation
Madinat Jumeirah has 44 high quality restaurants and bars. Every Friday, two hugely impressive award-winning brunches, attracting up to 1,500 guests get under way. This set-up incorporates other elements of art, including the Art of Cake Decorations, the Art of Ice Sculpture and Art of Fruit Carving, with detailed formations adding flair to the elaborately decorated brunch. The Resort’s artistic culinary abilities, we have received awards from publications including Time Out, Ahlan, Caterer Middle East, and BBC Good Food.
The Art of Performance
Madinat Jumeirah hosts exclusive events and functions on a daily basis. With 440 seats Madinat Theatre is the ultimate venue to enjoy world-class performances. Actors such as Tom Cruise, George Clooney, Freida Pinto, and Cate Blanchett, international models Karolina Kourkova and Poppy Delevigne, royalty such as Prince Albert of Monaco, golfer Rory McIlroy, or tennis players Bjorn Borg, Roger Federer and John McEnroe are among some of the celebrities who have experienced Madinat Jumeirah’s Arabian hospitality. At Madinat Jumeirah everyone is treated like a VIP. Situated on exclusive 2km stretch of sandy beach, Madinat Jumeirah is the ultimate destination for holiday-makers seeking an authentic Arabian vacation.
The Art of Self-Discovery
Set in the tropical landscape and tranquil waterways of Madinat Jumeirah, Talise Spa is a unique destination offering luxurious treatment facilities creating the ultimate environment for a tranquil and enriching experience. With the additional Wellness Experiences overseen by Dr Elisabeth Makk, whose unique service blends internal medicine with a holistic approach, Talise Spa, Madinat Jumeirah is the ultimate destination for a relaxing and healthy experience.
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About Madinat Jumeirah:
Set on a private beach, Madinat Jumeirah resort is an authentic recreation of ancient Arabia, capturing the natural beauty of the region. Madinat Jumeirah features two grand boutique hotels, Al Qasr and Mina A’ Salam, accommodation in 29 traditional summer houses in Dar Al Masyaf, conference and banqueting facilities including two grand ballrooms, a 1000-seat amphitheatre and the region’s only dedicated entertainment centre and multi-purpose venue, Madinat Arena. The facilities are interconnected by 3km of waterways and landscaped gardens.
The resort also provides extensive leisure and health facilities including Talise Spa and Talise Fitness, as well as Souk Madinat Jumeirah, a traditional retail and dining experience showcasing the best of Arabia.
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