Properties in Development
Raffles Udaipur, India (2021)
Raffles Udaipur will be the first Raffles to open in India, in 2021. Often referred to as the “Venice of the East,” Udaipur is located in the western state of Rajasthan and famous for its rich cultural heritage, lakes, temples and palaces. Easily accessed from Udaipur’s main attractions, the resort will include Raffles’ Signatures such as an 1,100 square meter Raffles Spa, Long Bar, and Writers Bar along with a rooftop restaurant and an all-day dining restaurant, a swimming pool, and deck. Situated on an island in the middle of a lake, Raffles Udaipur will offer a truly unique setting for the 101 room Resort.
Raffles The Palm, Dubai (2021)
Raffles The Palm Dubai scheduled to open in the last quarter of 2021 will be the first ultra-luxury Raffles resort in the Middle East. Its privileged location boasts panoramic sea views and vistas of Dubai’s iconic skyline while offering a tranquil and private escape, just a short drive away from the city’s vibrant attractions. Once open, the resort will offer 389 luxurious rooms, suites, and villas, each of them featuring a balcony and terrace showcasing unparalleled sea views. Not only will this new property offer unrivaled hospitality, it will also go beyond expectations by providing the legendary Raffles Butler service and offering eight new unique lifestyle food and beverage experiences. Spa with an iconic design, never before seen in Dubai, featuring 23 treatment rooms and two private spa suites, as well as the city’s largest indoor swimming pool.
Raffles Manama, Bahrain (2021)
Conceived as the ultimate luxury retreat experience in Bahrain, this sumptuous oasis situated in Manama features a total of 78 luxuriously appointed villas with 56 one-bedroom Desert pool villas and 22 two-bedroom Royal pool villas.
Capturing the essence of Arabia, each villa is designed to incorporate an intimate fusion of traditional Middle Eastern and contemporary Asian architecture. The interior effortlessly combines arabesque style furnishings with elegant far eastern fabrics.
The resort is home of one of Middle East’s largest spa and hydrotherapy area, 10000 sqm, including twelve deluxe and four royal spa pavilions, the world’s first garden hammam and a spa hydrothermal garden.
An unforgettable culinary experience will be offered with a choice of six different outlets such as Raffles Long bar and Raffles patisserie concept, reflecting a unique blend of Middle Eastern and Asian cuisine.
With its enviable location, the Resort is in the proximity to major venues and attractions including Bahrain International F1 Circuit, the new Bahrain Exhibition and Convention Center, Al Areen Wildlife Reserve, Bahrain Sailing Club and the Lost Paradise of Dilmun Waterpark.
Raffles Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (2022)
Inspired by rich Arab heritage, and with an enviable location, Raffles Jeddah will feature 181 guestrooms and 188 branded residences. The property will offer special wedding suites for newlyweds, as well as a library, a penthouse-level entertainment suite and a 1,200 square metre (12,900, square foot) spa with eight treatment rooms and a fitness club.
The hotel will also have state-of-the-art event and meeting facilities, including a 1,500 square metre (16, 146 square foot) ballroom overlooking the corniche and 1,000 square metres (10,765 square feet) of meeting space. Guests will enjoy a choice of six restaurants and lounges, including a gentlemen’s only lounge.
Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences, USA (2022)
Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences, scheduled to open in 2022, will be the first mixed-use property in North America and promises to be a welcoming oasis of refined elegance comprised of a distinctive hotel as well as exquisitely appointed residences, located in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts.
Joining a prestigious collection of 12 individually unique and timeless Raffles properties around the world, the mixed-use development project will set the standard for refined hospitality and residential living in Boston. The property will include 147 guestrooms and 146 branded residences in a striking new 33-story building.
Hotel highlights include a mix of signature hotel services such as the Raffles Butler, and elegant and lively public spaces including a two-story sky lobby perched high above Copley Square, five distinct food and beverage venues, a state-of-the-art Raffles Spa with a 20-meter indoor pool, a stunning rooftop garden terrace and lounge, and expansive meeting and pre-function space. Located at the corner of Stuart Street and Trinity Place, the project is destined to reinforce the Back Bay as a first-class international neighborhood.
Raffles Boston Back Bay Residences will be a sophisticated urban sanctuary that includes a unique collection of pied-a-terre suites, one- to three-bedroom homes and magnificent penthouses. An unrivalled residential experience, residents will have preferred access to all the elegance, charm and attentive services provided by Raffles Boston Back Bay, including exclusive membership in the resident-only tier of the company’s guest recognition and loyalty program, which features VIP status and access to special benefits within the AccorHotels portfolio.
Located in the heart of the Back Bay, Boston’s most prestigious neighborhood, Raffles Boston Back Bay is conveniently adjacent to the Boston Back Bay Train Station, Trinity Church and high-end shopping at Copley Place. It is also within a short walk to other primary attractions such as the world-renowned shops and galleries of Newbury Street and Prudential Center, Fenway Park, the Museum of Fine Arts, and dozens of fine dining restaurants.
Raffles London at The OWO, UK (2022)
Set to open in 2022, Raffles London at The OWO and The OWO Residences by Raffles will be the brand’s first opening in London. Raffles will operate a 125 room and suites flagship hotel at the iconic Old War Office building along with a collection of 85 exceptional branded residences at this landmark destination on Whitehall. The Grade II* listed Old War Office building, originally completed in 1906, is steeped in history. This architectural masterpiece has witnessed world-shaping events whilst influential political and military leaders including Winston Churchill, H H Asquith, David Lloyd George and John Profumo held office. Its transformative journey will see the building reborn as The OWO, a new destination which will include nine distinct restaurants and bars, an immersive spa with a 20-metre indoor pool and separate vitality pool, and a 620 seated-capacity grand ballroom. The OWO Residences by Raffles will be the first in the UK and Europe, and will ensure the service hallmarks of Raffles - gracious and intuitive staff, personalised attention and a timeless ambience – will be delivered seamlessly to our residential owners. Located opposite Horse Guards on Whitehall, the property is a stone’s throw from St James’s Park and the Mall. For further information about The OWO Residences by Raffles, visit www.theowo.london or telephone The OWO Residences Gallery on telephone +44 (0)203 397 5800 or instagram @theowo.londonRead the Full Press Release