The Lana

The Lana: A Luxurious Oasis In The Heart of Dubai

Crafted as an architectural statement designed by Foster + Partners, The Lana represents the ultimate expression of trusted hospitality and elevated living. Where Downtown Dubai meets Marasi Bay Marina, The Lana stands proudly at the dawn of a new and exciting waterfront destination.

Here, surrounded by the dazzling future of this evolving city, the hotel represents the innovative realisation of a vision in which culture and artistry, wisdom and ideas find a true home.

١. The History of The Lana

Source: Dorchester Collection

Marking a significant milestone for Dorchester Collection, The Lana represents the brand’s tenth luxury hotel and marks the initiation of a new era for the esteemed group. This property, the first new opening in over a decade, the property sets an unparalleled standard for design, offering a timeless blend of care and enchantment in the city of Dubai. 

Conceptualised and managed on behalf of Dubai-based developers: OMNIYAT, The Lana is the first step in curating a new phase for the Downtown Dubai neighbourhood. The hotel is the group’s way of transforming the area into the ultimate luxury enclave in the heart of Dubai, and is a representation of the city’s growth and development as a hub for those who seek a life of refinement.

٢. The Lana’s Artistic Expression

Situated in the heart of the city near downtown Dubai, The Lana is located on the Marasi Bay marina, overlooking the Burj Khalifa. The hotel’s interiors are a creation of the renowned Parisian design duo, Gilles and Boissier. The space is incorporate with over 50 carefully curated art pieces, commissioned by local and global artists.

Space and light are the defining features of the hotel’s exquisite rooms and suites, where Gilles and Boissier playfully blend traditional and contemporary touches. These are inspired by the spirit of Dubai, lending the destination an air of local representation and greatness. The artistic layers are sure to be appreciated by those choosing to stay.

٣. Culinary Experiences

The culinary landscape at The Lana is a vibrant tapestry of eight distinct restaurant and mixology concepts, four developed in collaboration with famed Michelin-starred chefs – Jean Imbert, Martín Berasategui, and pastry chef, Angelo Musa – and four original concepts operated by the hotel team. A highlight is Jean Imbert’s Riviera, a new modern Mediterranean restaurant inspired by his heritage and travels, and High Society on the rooftop with 180° views across Downtown Dubai. 

Bonbon Café by Angelo Musa offers Parisian glamour, serving viennoiseries, freshly baked bread, a range of chocolate bonbons and ice cream, as well as sandwiches and salads. Oliver Jackson leads four concepts: Veranda offers an open-air, lush garden bar serving signature cocktails, paired with a sharing menu of tapas and international dishes with Levantine-inspired dishes, and The Gallery, serving Angelo Musa’s signature afternoon high tea; and Bitter Honey, an intimate bar, nestled within the splendour of the lobby of The Lana.

٤. Best Time To Visit

Dubai summers are incredibly hot, putting quite a few tourists off, despite the city’s incredibly welcoming atmosphere and plethora of things to do. As such, the best time to visit the city is during its cool and chilly winter, with December-February being perfect for holiday plans.

Those visiting The Lana from April 2024 will be able to experience the first Dior Spa in the UAE, located on the 29th floor of the hotel. Featuring five treatment rooms and one couple’s suite, the spa’s elevated position allows light to flood in, and harnesses the renowned elegance of the House of Dior.

Dior Spa at The Lana will utilise cutting-edge technology into treatments, guests can experience Icoone Therapy, Hydrafacial, Dior Micro-Abrasion, and the Dior Skin Light LED therapy mask. It will also offer three signature treatments exclusive to The Lana, including Escale at The Lana, Dior Stone Therapy and D-Sculpt. 

Rates for a stay at The Lana, of Dorchester Collection, Dubai range from AED 3,400 – AED 25,000+ dependent on the room or suite category. 

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