We take a tour of the latest luxury development in Jeddah
Words by Aneesha Rai in Portfolio · May 19th, 2023
Blending tradition with modernity, the Raffles Residences in Jeddah promises to be an exciting branded residence that exudes pomp and splendour. We take you on a tour of the exciting new development in our latest edition of Open House.
In a remarkable display of architectural harmony, Raffles Residences Jeddah stands as a testament to the seamless blending of tradition with modernity. This extraordinary development showcases the perfect marriage of old and new, incorporating the local essence into its contemporary design. Every meticulous detail of the building exudes a distinctive local influence, from the carefully chosen materials and colors to the mesmerizing mashrabiya screens that adorn the façade, casting ever-changing geometric patterns of light and shade throughout the residence interiors.
As part of Raffles' esteemed portfolio of properties worldwide, Raffles Jeddah offers the brand's trademark sophistication, style, and luxurious touch. Situated on the vibrant Corniche, Raffles Jeddah's imposing towers dominate the skyline, overlooking the bustling waterfront. This prime location serves as the pulsating heart of modern Jeddah, attracting friends and families who flock to enjoy leisurely strolls along the water's edge, indulging in the vibrant hues and vibrant life that define Jeddah's enchanting coastline.
These towers offer exclusive accommodation with unrivaled access to the city's most desirable shopping malls, main streets, the new Jeddah central project, and the historical center of Jeddah, all just a stone's throw away. Stretching across an impressive 48 floors, the magnificent Raffles Residences Jeddah redefines the city's iconic skyline. Each residence boasts breathtaking views, while the interplay of light and shadow through the mashrabiya screens creates captivating and ever-shifting patterns that grace the interiors. Residents enjoy an array of on-site amenities, including swimming pools, a private residents' club, meditation, and yoga platforms, children's playgrounds, and much more.
From the moment you arrive at your dedicated private car park, the feeling of being at home washes over you. Handing over your keys, you effortlessly glide through the Residences' palatial private lobby to the white gold mirror elevators, whisking you to your floor. Luxurious soft carpets guide you to your front door, and as you step inside, you are instantly captivated by the breathtaking play of light, shapes, and colors that unfold before your eyes—an ever-changing masterpiece that belongs to you alone. Movable mashrabiya screens stand as guardians of your private space while casting beautiful dappled patterns across the room, evoking the great Hejazi architectural tradition exclusively for you.
Designed with state-of-the-art smart technologies and compatible systems, your apartment offers an effective control system for your home and its various elements. Whether you're inside or outside, you can effortlessly manage settings and monitor built-in appliances, adjust lighting levels, control climate conditioning, ensure door security, and enjoy other voice-activated tools and conveniences.
Each space within the residence has been thoughtfully crafted to provide the utmost in comfort and elegance. The dining rooms offer picture-perfect views from every seat, while the living rooms strike a perfect balance between relaxation and practicality. Bathrooms are designed to Raffles' international standards, offering a sanctuary within your own home. Guest bedrooms embrace the warmth of home with the added touch of Raffles luxury, ensuring an unparalleled experience for all your visitors. These spaces are designed to inspire, stimulate, and intrigue.
The terrace beckons you to let your imagination soar as you take in the breathtaking vistas of the Red Sea. With a host of leisure and amenities, Raffles Residences Jeddah caters to your every need. From beautiful views of the Jeddah skyline to exclusive spaces designed to enhance your time with family and friends, every visit promises to be unique. Enjoy the comforts of the private residents' club, take a dip in one of the three pools, work out in the state-of-the-art gym, practice yoga on the dedicated deck, find solace in the prayer room, or let your children explore the wonders of the kids' club. The family gathering area offers a tranquil green space where families can relax in privacy, and the family gathering lawn is an outdoor space available for private hire and barbecues. For those seeking unparalleled views of the Corniche and the Red Sea, the viewing deck is the ideal spot.
Living at Raffles Residences means living life on a higher plane of luxury. Core services provided to all residents include a 24-hour Residence Concierge service, bell/doorman services, 24-hour security, valet parking, a serviced lounge exclusively for residents, common area upkeep and maintenance, and common area housekeeping. In addition, Raffles/ Accor Ownership Benefits Program offers exclusive privileges such as the Diamond level of the Accor Live Limitless (ALL) loyalty program, dedicated VIP reservation desk, automatic upgrades on arrival at over 5,000 hotels and resorts worldwide (subject to availability), and a 20% discount on best available rates at Raffles properties and other participating hotels.
For an extra touch of indulgence, residents can avail themselves of à la carte services, which are optional and subject to additional charges. These services, coordinated by the Residence Concierge, provide a single point of contact for residents, ensuring convenience and personalized assistance. From in-residence housekeeping and upkeep to children's nursery services, private chefs, in-residence dining and catering, personal trainers, and even electric car charging ports, Raffles Residences Jeddah offers a range of services tailored to meet every need and desire.
Raffles Residences Jeddah stands as a testament to the extraordinary blending of tradition and modernity, where the local essence harmoniously intertwines with contemporary design. With its unrivaled amenities, breathtaking views, and unparalleled service, living at Raffles Residences Jeddah is an experience that transcends ordinary luxury—it is an invitation to embrace the extraordinary.