5 Unique Things to Expect from Waldorf Astoria Kuwait

Connected to The Avenues, the nation’s largest retail, entertainment and lifestyle destination, the highly anticipated Waldorf Astoria Kuwait is preparing to open its doors to the public this summer.

From its prime location, timeless luxurious design to bespoke wellness offerings and world-class dining experiences, here are five things to know about the highly anticipated luxury property.

Waldorf Astoria Kuwait is owned by Mabanee, a leading property developer known for its modern vision and excellence in innovative projects. Connected to The Avenues, the country’s largest retail, entertainment and lifestyle destination, Waldorf Astoria Kuwait will offer 200 contemporary luxury rooms and suites with panoramic views of the bustling city. Guests will enjoy a transformative journey of the senses at this ultra-luxurious property, from the exquisite restaurants to the impressive 13,560 square foot Waldorf Spa that will leave them feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Meanwhile, magnificent meeting and event spaces – including a spectacular Grand Ballroom – will provide idyllic venues for unforgettable celebrations or bespoke corporate events.

THE BEATING HEART OF THE CITY

Connected to the famous Avenues, Kuwait’s largest shopping mall, where guests can indulge in an impressive array of shopping, dining and entertainment options, Waldorf Astoria Kuwait is an unrivaled destination for prestige and luxury. Just 11 km and a 15-minute drive from Kuwait International Airport, the property’s prime location offers guests convenient access to popular local attractions such as the Kuwait Opera House, Sheikh Jaber Al -Ahmad and the Great Mosque.

LOCALLY INSPIRED LUXURY

Emulating the luxury of this bustling city, the walls of the lobby, rooms and suites are all adorned with fine art prints from renowned local and international artists and galleries.

Interiors reflect a sense of timeless luxury with traditional elements such as the iconic Waldorf Astoria lobby clock and Peacock Alley.

A standout feature in the hotel lobby is the Waldorf Astoria clock, which has been meticulously crafted to reflect the importance of the solar system to the Islamic world. Until today, it is the most accurate way to determine the direction of Mecca using the pole star and indicating when to pray. Astronomy was also used as a tool of navigation, thanks to which the Arab nomads studied the sky in detail, calculated the position of the stars and navigated in the desert. With this inspiration, the Waldorf Astoria clock was designed in two parts: the solar system was modeled in the upper half of the clock as a terrestrial globe, and the lower half as the face of the actual clock that runs regularly. .

EXCLUSIVE AT ITS BEST

From the Waldorf Astoria Spa, a fitness center equipped with Technogym and the Waldorf Astoria Kids Club, to an eclectic range of first-class restaurants such as the Mediterranean Restaurant, AVA and Roka, award-winning Japanese Robatayaki, Waldorf Astoria Kuwait offers a Incredible exclusive experience tailored to guests of all ages and interests.

Guests of Ikaros Club Rooms, Ikaros Club Suites, Presidential Suites or the Royal Suite have access to the Ikaros Club, where they can enjoy contemporary luxury in a majestic setting. The Ikaros Club offers an exclusive dining experience including breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner, dessert and complimentary drinks. Club members enjoy private check-in and check-out, a complimentary selection of international newspapers and magazines, a personalized concierge to provide travel assistance and help manage reservations and reservations throughout the city, high-speed Internet and access to the library, business center and private meeting room.

WORLD CLASS GASTRONOMIC EXPERIENCES

The Waldorf Astoria Kuwait also offers a spectacular range of dining options, from formal dining to romantic dinners in our cabanas, poolside refreshments, family gatherings to a cozy cafe setting – the property offers a catering option for all customers.

Most notably, ROKA, the award-winning Japanese robatayaki restaurant, offers one of the best dining experiences in the world at Waldorf Astoria Kuwait. Its design is rooted in the Japanese fishing culture of cooking the catch on boats using various charcoals and sharing it with other fishermen. Meanwhile, the establishment’s Mediterranean restaurant, Ava, offers a taste of the Mediterranean way of life. Inspired by the relaxed lifestyle of the coast, the cuisine is light, fresh and delicious. In this laid-back yet stylish venue, the best of the three Mediterranean coastal regions – the French Riviera, southern Italy and the Greek islands – are presented for diners to explore.

Other restaurants on the property include Parisian-influenced NYC cafe Peacock Alley, an ideal venue for sophisticated and informal get-togethers, OXIO Poolside Lounge and Bar offering a refreshing retreat for those looking to escape the city. until sunset, later turning into Kubar By the swimming pool Restaurantsurrounded by foliage and greenery and offering immaculate Levantine cuisine.

A HAVEN OF WELL-BEING

At the Waldorf Astoria Kuwait, guests have everything they need for the perfect escape. Guests are invited to take a well-deserved break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and enjoy the soothing treatments offered at the Waldorf Astoria Spa.

Guests can enjoy the ultimate relaxation experience in lavish separate male and female spa areas with private arrival and consultation lounges.

Meanwhile, the suite offers private dressing rooms and bathrooms, a dual treatment area with therapy performed on hot water pillows or heated quartz crystal for maximum relaxation, with a seated foot ritual area , a relaxation zone, a bath experience, a private steam room and a steam room.

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