Coastal Zone Engineering and Management
in the Middle East
(Arabian Coast 2016)
Intercontinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City, UAE
The InterContinental Dubai Festival City is one of Dubai's landmarks. It is located on Dubai creek with stunning views in every direction and just a ten minute drive from Dubai International Airport. The InterContinental is also linked with the Crowne Plaza by an internal corridor. The complex's conference facilities are located between the two hotels. The meeting facilities are unsurpassed with a 3,800 square meter event centre spread across two floors. It is the most well equipped Event Centre in the region.
The Event Centre is Dubai's premium congress space. Two levels, totalling 4,250m2 of flawless function space, are shared by InterContinental Dubai Festival City and Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City, creating an unparalleled event and congress proposition within Dubai. With state of the art facilities and audio visual equipment, the Event Centre can be divided into nineteen breakout rooms; flexible for you to handle a VIP board meeting or a convention for up to 1,300 guests.
Inspired by a graceful sailboat, the hotel stands tall on Dubai Creek and is ideally located for business close to Burj Khalifa and Dubai World Trade Centre. Explore the city of contrasts, shopping in the Festival Centre or world famous gold souks, camel riding in the Arabian Desert or playing our championship 18-hole Al Badia Golf course. Exclusive amenities at this hotel include the Michelin-starred Reflets par Pierre Gagnaire, a full-service spa and 25 metre outdoor pool.