Impeccable five star services & amenities, well-designed properties, and luxe living at your doorstep
Words by Aneesha Rai in Portfolio · Mar 2nd, 2023
Branded residences have shown a 64% increase in interest from 2021 and seems to be the property of choice for UHNWIs looking to call Dubai home. Here is a selection of the five best branded property developments on the market:
1. So/ Uptown Residences
Part of the latest skyscraper to grace Dubai's stunning skyline, So/Uptown Residences is a selection of 223 serviced residences ranging from one to three bedrooms, all with breathtaking views as they are situated on the top 28 floors. Besdies access to a wide range of retail, residents can access a state-of-the-art fitness center, a relaxing spa, a multifunctional recreational room, and a rooftop sky lounge that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding cityscape. Buying an apartment here also gives the resident preferential membership to the So/ brand by Accor.
2. Baccarat Residences
Situated on one of the remaining plots in Downtown Dubai, Baccarat Residences is a large crystalline tower as an ode for the signature brand. Skillfully employing exquisite woven fabrics, fine marble, and shimmering crystal, the resplendent interiors of Baccarat Residences invite you to explore a world of discreet opulence. A marriage of the classic and contemporary, the private residences reimagine regal living for today’s tastemakers.
3. One&Only Penthouses
Be one of the nine residents that will stay at one of Dubai's most iconic buildings, the One&Only Za'abeel. Offering amazing views of the Dubai skyline, residents will also benefit from the superior five-star service serviced and managed by One&Only with premium amenities and exclusive homeowner benefits. You can choose betweena mix of 4, 5 and 6-bedroom simplexes and duplexes. The interiors are spacious and expertly designed with dual kitchens, a grand master bedroom suite, staff quarters, an open plan living room and dining area, a private outdoor terrace, and a guest bedroom with an en-suite bathroom.
4. Ava At Palm Jumeirah, Dorchestor Collection
With only 17 residences on offer, AVA at Palm Jumeirah, Dorchestor Collection is one of the most exclusive addresses you can have on the Palm Jumeirah. The homes offer direct access to private terraces with a pool, floor-to-ceiling windows, and a stunning 270-degree floor-to-ceiling view. The homes will be serviced by the Dorchestor Collection. The interiors at AVA at Palm Jumeirah, Dorchestor Collection, Dubai are contemporary and stunning. High-quality finishes and full floor-to-ceiling glazing with motorized opening glass panels create an interplay of light and water to complement the 270-degree north-facing views from these units. A private terrace with a private pool, world-leading appliances, and attentive à la carte services managed by Dorchester Collection create a luxurious lifestyle for residents. Residents receive world-class service including first-class personalized concierge services, personal housekeeping, and valet parking at your front door.
5. Raffles The Palm
Residents of Raffles Residences can not only enjoy the five-star service the resort is well-known for, but also can easily customise beautiful penthouses and villas in a contemporary style to match modern tastes in design. The new owners will work hand-in-hand with YODEZEEN Architects. For your dining and entertainment needs, venues and bars include Sola jazz club, signature contemporary Japanese restaurant Matagi and a beachfront Mediterranean-inspired restaurant, Piatti by The Beach, while leisure time is best spent at the Raffles-only beach with large cabanas, or at the expansive outdoor swimming pool, the city’s largest indoor hotel swimming pool, the first-class fitness centre or at the Cinq Monde spa. Residents can also book one of the resort’s high-end venues for business or social gatherings, from a private cinema for exclusive screenings, accommodating up to 80 guests, to the exquisite ballroom, flexible meeting rooms and exhibition spaces.