dubai parks and resorts

Lapita Hotel Installs Polynesian Earth Oven

by Mahak Mannan | 11 Dec 2018

Lapita Hotel at Dubai Parks and Resorts has installed a brand-new Polynesian earth oven at Kalea restaurant, further cementing its position as Dubai’s authentic Polynesian-themed hotel. The earth oven or cooking pit which is known as a Hāngī or Umu in Polynesian cultures, is a unique, ancient method of cooking meat and vegetables underground using

800 Degrees opens Riverland outlet

by Crystal Chesters | 08 Jan 2017

800 Degrees Neopolitan Pizzeria, an Italian concept originating from Los Angeles, has opened its sixth outlet at Riverland Dubai, Dubai Parks and Resorts’ dining destination. Launched through a franchise agreement with Eaters LLC, the new branch has indoor and outdoor seating. Manish Jeswani, managing director of Eaters LLC and franchise rights owner of 800 Degrees

Lapita Hotel Dubai begins welcoming guests

by Crystal Chesters | 05 Jan 2017

Lapita Hotel has begun welcoming guests at Dubai Parks and Resorts, the Middle East’s largest integrated theme park destination. Part of Autograph Collection, Marriott International’s portfolio of independent hotels, the Polynesian-themed property has 504 rooms including 60 suites and three private villas. Lapita – the only hotel in Dubai Parks and Resorts – features five

COVER STORY: Park Life

by Sophia Soltani | 13 Dec 2016

The UAE has witnessed an epic transformation since it was formed 45 years ago. Dubai and Abu Dhabi, which were once sleepy fishing villages, inhabited by Bedouins, pearl divers and traders, have rapidly evolved into global economic powerhouses, home to some of the world’s busiest airports and attracting a growing number of international tourists.  

Dubai Parks & Resorts unveils string of key opening dates

by Sophia Soltani | 02 Oct 2016

Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest integrated theme park destination has revealed that it will now open on October 31, 2016 with LEGOLAND Dubai and Riverland Dubai, the retail dining and entertainment district.  Bollywood Parks Dubai, LEGOLAND Water Park and the Lapita Hotel will open to the public on November  15, while MOTIONGATE Dubai

Dubai Parks & Resorts reveals official opening date

by Sophia Soltani | 15 Aug 2016

Dubai Parks and Resorts is set to officially open on 31 October, 2016. The opening will mark the region’s largest theme park complex where guests will experience nearly 100 rides and attractions across four parks. This leisure destination will comprise of three theme parks – Bollywood Parks Dubai, Motiongate Dubai, and Legoland Dubai, together with

UAE set to represent 90% of the leisure tourism market

by Sophia Soltani | 28 Jul 2016

The UAE is forecast to make up 90% of the leisure tourism market in the Middle East by 2020, according to research by Team Leisure LLC ahead of The Leisure Show Dubai 2016.  Phil Taylor, director at Team Leisure LLC, said: “The UAE is just about to take a huge step on to the world

Rove Hotels to cash in on new property next to Dubai Parks and Resorts

by Sophia Soltani | 17 Feb 2016

Rove Hotels has announced plans to open Rove At The Park, a 458-key property, situated adjacent to Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s upcoming largest integrated theme park.  Developed as a joint venture between Emaar Properties and Meraas, Rove Hotels is set to operate 10 hotels with over 2,660 keys in the region to support

Dubai Parks and Resorts Launches Emiratisation Programme

by Dina Maaty | 05 Oct 2015

Dubai Parks and Resorts has launched a major Emiratisation programme to target more than 1,000 UAE nationals by dedicating more than one third of its jobs to Emiratis. In line with Dubai’s 2020 vision and seven year national agenda, the programme will seek to empower and grow a new generation of talent for the theme









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