Properties in Development
Raffles The Palm, Dubai (2021)
Rich and Authentic Palace, Raffles The Palm Dubai is scheduled to open in the last quarter of 2021 offering 389 luxurious rooms, suites, and villas, each of them featuring a balcony or terrace showcasing unparalleled sea view. It is the only Palace of its kind, blending timeless craftsmanship with Dubai’s vibrant social culture in an ultra-luxury beach resort environment.
The palace has been crafted by the greatest European artisans with the most precious materials and is brought to life by masters in their fields, from the chefs in the restaurants, to the in-house furniture curator.
Once open, a vibrant beach palace will be offering a uniquely holistic and contrasted hospitality experience for local and travelling connoisseurs, bridging the gap between tradition and vibrant 21st century luxury.
Raffles Al Areen Palace, Bahrain (2022)
Amidst the land of a million palm trees,Raffles Al Areen has gifted its palace with a rich and enchanting secret garden, flourishing under the care of the in-house palace botanist and continually growing with each visiting guest. A lush and majestic resort like no other, combining thoughtful landscaping, Arabic hospitality and Raffles’ legendary service to craft personalized cultural, wellbeing and celebration experiences.
Raffles at Galaxy Macau, China (2022)
The exclusive Raffles at Galaxy Macau, opening in early 2022, will be a stunning addition to the Galaxy Macau™, a world-class luxury integrated resort. Raffles at Galaxy Macau, featuring approximately 450 suites, will soon introduce a new level of sophistication and refinement to Macau. The design of each suite draws inspiration from a modern palazzo. The famed Raffles butlers, renowned for their thoughtful and discreet service, will personally deliver a level of enlightened hospitality that is both gracious and intuitive for every guest.
In a world first, Raffles at Galaxy Macau will turn its guestrooms into a multi-usage canvas – with Samsung The Frame Hospitality in every room, creating customized experiences and a personalized ambiance. Guests may unwind in the Raffles’ hallmark Long Bar with a new iconic Sling tailored for Macau, or escape to The Glass House for breakfast or an elegant snack to enjoy the outdoors, in an indoor environment. Details on a luxury Spa, and a specialty restaurant whispered to be helmed by a multi-Michelin-starred Japanese chef are still under wraps.
Raffles at Galaxy Macau will offer bespoke comfort and privacy for the most discerning guests to enjoy unlimited experiences at Galaxy Macau.
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 brand’s first 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 in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts.
Located at the corner of Stuart Street and Trinity Place, and 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 plethora of fine dining restaurants, the project is destined to reinforce the Back Bay as a first-class international neighbourhood.
Joining a prestigious collection of distinctive and timeless Raffles properties around the world, the project will set the standard for refined hospitality and residential living in Boston, showcasing 147 guestrooms and 146 branded residences in a striking new 35-story building.
Hotel highlights include 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, six distinct food and beverage venues, a state-of-the-art Raffles Spa with a 20-meter indoor pool, a magnificent rooftop garden terrace lounge, and expansive meeting and pre-function space.
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, including exclusive membership in the resident-only tier of Accor’s guest recognition and loyalty program, which features VIP status and access to special benefits across the portfolio.Read the Full Press Release
Raffles London at The OWO, UK (2022)
Set to open in late 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 120 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 4 (0)203 397 5800 or instagram @theowo.londonRead the Full Press Release