Dubai Hotels Metropolitan Hotel Dubai

Published on December 1st, 2016 | by Manisha Surange


Metropolitan Hotel Dubai

The Metropolitan Hotel Dubai Metropolitan Hotel Dubaiis one of the city’s oldest hotels was demolished in 2013 to make way for the Al Habtoor City. “The Met”, as it became warmly known, is set to re-open in a new location soon.

This landmark hotel was established in the 1979, the original Metropolitan Hotel Dubai was one of the first hotels to be built in the emirate and was the only hotel between Dubai World Trade Centre and Abu Dhabi. From its previous location in Business Bay, The Metropolitan Hotel Dubai has shifted just ten kilometres down Sheikh Zayed Road. Set in Umm Al Sheif, close to Al Barsha and in New Dubai, the grand opening is expected to take place soon.

The Red LionThe famous and much-loved traditional English pub The Red Lion, to the delight of many a long-time expat, will open its doors once again when the all-new Metropolitan Hotel Dubai. Just like its original status, which first opened its doors back in 1978, this new The Red Lion promises to provide the same dose of good old British feel good factor, as well as wholesome pub grub. Sports fans can enjoy the screening of live matches and events. There will be a quiz night and live music, too.

Don Corleone – the traditional Italian Trattoria-style Don Corleone will be back with the new hotel with its legendary restaurant name after the lead in one of the most iconic films ever made. The dining destination will be back to the Metropolitan Hotel Dubai, with their famous red and white chequered tablecloths and interiors. It will don-corleoneserve up the classic and authentic Italian dishes it was always known for, including fresh pastas, pizzas and salads. The Metropolitan will also feature all-day dining restaurant Al Safa serving global cuisine, and Al Sheif Shisha Lounge, which will serve traditional Middle Eastern dishes. There will also be the relaxed pool bar, Tropicana.

This spacious hotel features approximately 320 rooms (including 18 suites) and the Premium Plus suites, which are lavish and feature a lounge area.

Metropolitan Hotel Dubai

Sheikh Zayed Road – Exit 41
Al Thanya St.
Dubai – United Arab Emirates.
P.O. Box: 31588
Tel.: +971 4 343 0000
e-mail: [email protected]

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