The Oberoi Group has announced the opening of The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah in Ajman, UAE.
Al Zorah is a unique, luxury eco-destination with white sand beaches, azure lagoons, and lush, green mangroves. Nestled within one million square metres of protected forest, Al Zorah boasts exceptional biodiversity. Al Zorah offers a championship golf course, dune driving, kayaking, sky-diving, exclusive retail experiences and much more.
Operated by Oberoi Hotels and Resorts this 5-star beach resort property is planned to cater primarily to luxury-seeking and wellness-focused guests for whom exclusivity and privacy are paramount. At The Oberoi, Al Zorah, you will find personalised service, elegant contemporary architecture, and an intimate atmosphere. Sea views are guaranteed from all areas of the resort.
Situated just 25 minutes from Dubai International Airport, Al Zorah is a refined coastal destination in the UAE, master planned by Solidere International and a joint venture with the Government of Ajman.
Nestled within 247 acres (one million square metres) of rich ecological wetland, Al Zorah boasts exceptional biodiversity and is home to almost sixty species of birds and marine life.
The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah boasts a sophisticated design set within mangrove forests, caressed by the gentle sea breeze and in harmony with nature, spread along white sandy beaches, azure lagoons and set in close proximity to the two million square meters of lush, green mangroves.
Featuring 113 guest rooms and suites, The Oberoi Beach Resort has been designed by the famous Italian architect Piero Lissoni and the resort’s luxury accommodation includes rooms, suites and villas with private terraces and swimming pools. Guests can choose secluded accommodation offering privacy and tranquillity or two and three bedroom villas for family holidays. The resort’s timeless aesthetic design and abundance of natural light and ocean views are unique to the resort.
The resort’s timeless aesthetic design and abundance of natural light and ocean views are unique to the resort. Rooms and suites at The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah, have private balconies, while each villa features a private sundeck and a temperature-controlled, private pool.
The main hotel platform is composed of separate buildings connected by walkways, with shallow water pools that extend across an inner courtyard where the main restaurant and amenities are located. An outer cladding of wood panels creates a play of light and shade as day turns to night.
The second platform encloses three-bedroom villas, interconnected volumes with shaded terraces and large openings onto the beachfront, and the spa, a private and secluded world composed of several small buildings inspired by the layout of an ancient medina.
The third platform comprises two-bedroom villas, with deep slabs that float over the ground floor to create a series of shaded internal and external living areas.
The main restaurant serves the nest, authentic international cuisine handcrafted by master chefs in a unique glass show kitchen. The Sea Grill by the Beach serves healthy food made with traditional techniques that retain the authentic flavours and nutrition.
Light, healthy tapas can be enjoyed at The Poolside Restaurant along with a fresh fruit juice from the health bar. The chic cocktail bar serves specially-curated and classic cocktails, accompanied by upbeat music late into the night, while La Vinoteca wine bar is a relaxed space to enjoy post-dinner cocktails, international wines and Cuban cigars.
The Sensio Spa by Oberoi is a tranquil oasis of private therapy suites and hammam rooms accessed along open air corridors dotted with trees. It offers Eastern, Western and signature massage therapies, Turkish hammams and ayurvedic treatments. Guests can unwind with a signature Oberoi treatment, deep cleanse with a hammam, work out in the gymnasium, stretch out with a swim or relax with some yoga or meditation.
The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah also offers private meeting rooms, and a 4,600 square feet banqueting space which can host up to 200 guests for weddings, social events and the adjoining outdoor garden area is ideal for pre-dinner cocktails.
The resort also has a fully equipped, 24-hour gymnasium and a temperature controlled 80-metre long (265 feet) swimming pool, a shallow swimming pool for children, a private jogging track, beach swimming, water aerobics and much more.