Dubai – January 2023: LEGOLAND® Hotel, part of LEGOLAND® Dubai Resort, celebrates its 1st birthday this month – remaining the first of its kind in the Middle East that offers families with children aged 2-12 years unique facilities and services, unmatched to any other hotel in the region.
From January to December 2022, LEGOLAND Hotel has welcomed 55,746 children with their accompanying parents who enjoyed one of the 5 unique LEGO® themed rooms, whether Pirate, Adventure, LEGO® NINJAGO®, LEGO® Friends, or Kingdom, where they spent awesome family quality time and explored the different treasure hunts in their rooms. Throughout 12 months, the most frequent guests at LEGOLAND Hotel were United Arab Emirates nationals followed by guests from Kuwait, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, India and Philippines.
“With our awesome dedicated ‘kid’ services and experiences, from kid-height check-in counter, kid-height buffet counter alongside the parents one, to the in-room treasure hunt, character appearances, and unique creative LEGO® workshops– LEGOLAND Dubai Resort is a paradise for families searching for that perfect, adventurous holiday destination.” commented Julie Dickin, Head of Marketing, LEGOLAND Dubai Resort. She added: “Since the opening of LEGOLAND Hotel in January 2022, our little builders have enjoyed thousands of creative workshop sessions – exclusive playful learning experiences complimentary to our hotel guests – designed to stimulate the creativity and imagination of kids’ different age groups.”
Among the countless family-friendly facilities that LEGOLAND Hotel offers, are the special areas dedicated to the young VIP guests including the kid-friendly buffet – built at their height at Bricks Family Restaurant. In 2022, children have coloured more than 10,000 colouring tablecloths, placed throughout the restaurant tables, which kept the little ones entertained – even when eating their favourite bites. In more fun facts, Bricks Family Restaurant served more than 4,880 litres of orange juice during its breakfast buffet throughout 2022.
One of the remarkable experiences that LEGOLAND Hotel, Dubai offers is the diversity of languages spoken by the hotel’s employees best known as ‘model citizens’– who mark 16 languages covering Arabic, English, Hindi, Malay, Spanish, Nepali, French, Tagalog, Sinhala, Urdu, Swahili, Indonesian, Gujrati, Malyalam, Punjabi and Burmese. The model citizens come originally from 19 countries spanned over 3 continents – unified by one aim: to provide all LEGOLAND Hotel guests an unforgettable LEGO® adventure with their families.
While staying at LEGOLAND Hotel, guests can explore various fun features, whether the 2,146 LEGO® models located in every corner of the hotel made from 4.5m LEGO® bricks, the unique connecting super suite that accommodates up to 26 people, whether large families or group of friends, featuring 2 suites and 2 rooms – or the 130 baby steps’ distance between LEGOLAND Hotel and LEGOLAND® Dubai theme park and LEGOLAND® Water Park – where more than 60 LEGO themed rides, attractions and experiences are offered to the guests.