The first theme park hotel in the UAE – the Lapita Hotel Dubai, has officially opened its door to guests. The Polynesian-themed hotel is a part of Marriott International’s Autograph Collection, and is located inside the Dubai Parks and Resorts, close to all the major theme parks and destinations.
Located in the heart of the Dubai Parks and Resorts, the Lapita Hotel Dubai is designed for groups and families planning to stay near the park’s activities and attractions. The hotel has 504 rooms and suites including three villas with three private bedrooms and access to private lagoon-style swimming pools.
With colourful designs inspired by the South Pacific, Lapita’s lobby features high ceilings, ornate lamps and intricate wooden tiki interiors, allowing guests to truly relax in the exotic surroundings. It also boasts of a serene atmosphere complete with lush landscaping.
Lapita Hotel Dubai offers five signature restaurants and bars, including Hikina, which serves top-quality Asian dishes; Waka offers international cuisine and live entertainment in an all-day dining concept; Ari – a pool bar and Mediterranean restaurant; Palama – a lobby lounge and Lani – a rooftop bar.
Designed to offer endless surprises to children and the young at heart, the Polynesian theme is also carried over to the children’s activity areas. The Luna & Nova Kids and Teens Club si there for the kids to discover endless games and activities, including exciting Polynesian inspired arts and crafts projects.
Commenting on the launch, Philip Bryson, senior VP at Marriott international, said:
“All of us at Marriott international are excited to introduce a truly unique hotel experience to complement our guests’ enjoyment of the wonderful destination.”
“Everything from the way our guests check-in to the exotic Polynesian experience will enrich our guests’ travel journey, and that is what they will experience at Lapita Hotel Dubai, part of the Autograph Collection.”