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From the moment you enter the vibrant lobby of W Dubai – The Palm, you will see the funky hotel is doing things a little differently when it comes to the festive season. An audacious modern Christmas tree stands proudly in the lobby, constructed of pink and purple baubles that set the tone for festive frivolity. This December, diners can embark on festive culinary journeys across a range of spectacular restaurants, including Chef Massimo Bottura’s popular Torno Subito and Chef Akira Back’s self-titled restaurant. Before the endless nights are out, guests can revive themselves to glam sessions or a relaxing treatment at AWAY Spa. Simply stroll in and strut out.
Festive Set Menu at Torno Subito
Acclaimed chef Massimo Bottura’s fun and causal Torno Subito will be serving a festive set menu to be enjoyed by the entire family this festive season. The FACT award-winning ‘Best Italian Restaurant – Casual Dining 2021’ is a place to relax, whether dining on the expansive outdoor terrace or within the colourful Italian-Rivieria inspired interiors. Expect a menu of homemade ravioli, organic roasted meats and fresh seafood. Available on 23, 24 and 25 December, from 7pm to midnight. AED 499 per person (inclusive of a welcome cocktail).
Torno Sabato Festive Edition
Torno Sabato; meaning ‘I’ll be back on Saturday’, will be given a unique festive twist on Christmas Day. Offering the perfect place for laid-back afternoons, diners can take advantage of the weather in an outdoor colourful beach cabana set against oceanfront views. Offering a spectacular sharing menu of audacious festive-themed dishes and live entertainment, there is nowhere better to live La Dolce Vita this Christmas. Saturday 25 December, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 379 (soft beverages) and AED 499 (house beverages).
Social Saturday Festive Edition at Akira Back
The Social Saturday on Christmas Day will be given a festive overhaul, offering diners a relaxed way to enjoy Christmas Day, overlooking Burj Al Arab, Dubai Marina, the glistening waters of the Arabian Gulf and the fronds of Palm Jumeirah. Hosted on the spacious alfresco terrace or within the chic and intimate confines of the dining room, The Social Saturday at Akira Back is all about good food and good company. Diners are invited to indulge in a sharing-style lunch, including signature dishes such as AB Tacos, miso black cod and 48-hour short rib, alongside free-flowing beverages and live entertainment. Saturday 25 December, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 395 (soft beverages), AED 495 (house beverages) and AED 695 (bubbly).
Christmas Day Brunch at LIV
W Dubai – The Palm’s three-meal venue allows guests to “Liv a little” this Christmas. The vibrant venue will be offering a festive feast full of Christmas-themed dishes, free-flowing beverages and plenty of fun to ensure your Christmas Day is filled with joy.
Twice As Nice at AWAY Spa
Satisfy all your relaxation cravings in an exclusive private spa suite. This couple’s massage begins with self-exfoliation and a mud ritual in the AWAY Spa’s Rasul, followed by a ridiculously relaxing hot stone massage designed to loosen you up and target the most troubled muscles. Available 1 to 31 December, from 10am to 10pm. AED 1,200.