InterContinental RAK Resort & Spa, Mina Al-Arab - UAE
A major hospitality development comprised of hotel and individual villas. The design direction inspired by the location, a contemporary resort interior with as much natural daylight as possible, enhancing the synergy between the interiors and landscape beyond. From the entrance, the guest can transition around a naturally lit central ‘Sahn’ (Islamic courtyard) to discover the main public areas. A neutral Palette with accents of light blues to reflect the hues of the natural costal location.
The resort is comprised of 351 keys, luxury suites + many villas & chalets, all rooms overlooking the Persian Gulf, with a 3-meal restaurant, Brasserie, Lounge, whiskey bar, hammam/spa, health club, Levantine restaurant and an unusually large executive lounge. Additional there are both a kids and teenager clubs.
Located on the outskirts of RAK on an island overlooking the Persian Gulf, the property is expected to open in March 2022.