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InterContinental Dubai Festival City
Updated: 22nd April, 2023

InterContinental Dubai Festival City

InterContinental Dubai Festival City is a hotel in Dubai Festival City, Dubai.
InterContinental Dubai Festival City
Building type
35 floors
(1 basement level)
Building specifications
InterContinental Dubai Festival City is a hotel in Dubai Festival City, Dubai.
The developer
The project was developed by Al-Futtaim Group.
Construction began in 2005 and was completed by 2007.
Master developer
The master developer is Al-Futtaim Group.
Hotel operator
The hotel is currently operated by IHG.
The architect
The architectural consultant was 3D/International.
The substructure contains one basement level which is used for parking.

Transport & Access

Commute times by car

From InterContinental Dubai Festival City it takes roughly 14 minutes to drive to Dubai Mall, 25 minutes to Palm Jumeirah, 24 minutes to Burj Al Arab and 29 minutes to The Walk JBR.*

Airport proximity

Dubai International Airport (DXB) is roughly 10 minutes' drive and the new Al Maktoum International Airport is roughly 46 minutes' drive.*

InterContinental Dubai Festival City Location

The map below shows the location of InterContinental Dubai Festival City and just below are summaries of the nearest attractions, parks, beaches, golf clubs and cinemas.

Imagine at Dubai Festival City, 0.2 km
Jameel Arts Centre, 1.1 km
Dubai Dolphinarium, 2.7 km
Parks & beaches
Culture Village Park, 1.3 km
Creek Island Central Park, 1.8 km
Dubai Creek Park, 3.2 km
Golf clubs
Al Badia Golf Club, 1.6 km
Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, 2.7 km
The Track Meydan Golf, 7.8 km
Novo Cinema Dubai Festival City, 0.4 km
Cineplex Grand Hyatt, 2.4 km
Vox OUTDOOR at Aloft City Centre Deira, 3.6 km

Nearby shops and outlets

The number of shops and amenities that are within walking distance can greatly affect quality of life and may be a key factor when choosing a place to live. Here is an analysis of all the commercial outlets that are currently operating in the vicinity of InterContinental Dubai Festival City.

There are six outlets within the building itself, located on the ground floor:

The Fish House
Restaurant, lobby
Pierre's Bistro & Bar
Restaurant, lobby
Café, lobby
Karam Al Bahr
Restaurant, promenade level
The Sundry Shop
Perfume shop, street level
Restaurant, lobby

In addition, there are only a few outlets within walking distance of InterContinental Dubai Festival City. We've shortlisted the nearest ones across various categories:

local_grocery_store Supermarkets & Mini Marts
Sweet shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Lulu Hypermarket
Hypermarket, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Good Health
Health food shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Dr. Nutrition
Health food shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
restaurant Restaurants & Bars
Restaurant, Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City (0.1 km)
Café, Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City (0.1 km)
Belgian Cafe Dubai Festival City
Restaurant, Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City (0.1 km)
Gloria Jean's Coffees
Coffee shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
local_pharmacy Clinics & Pharmacies
Al Jaber Optical
Optician & eyewear shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
UAE Optics
Optician & eyewear shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Classy Eyes Optics
Optician & eyewear shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Optician & eyewear shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
spa Salons & Spas
Tips & Toes
Ladies' salon, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Senor Grooming Lounge
Men's salon, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Ladies' salon, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Ladies' salon, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
cleaning_services Services
Fleurs Damour
Flower shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Watch repair shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
Stitch in Time
Tailoring shop, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)
fitness_center Gyms & Fitness Studios
Fitness First
Gym, Dubai Festival City Mall (0.3 km)

For a full analysis of all outlets and amenities in the wider area visit our Dubai Festival City Amenities guide.

Local Schools

InterContinental Dubai Festival City has many schools nearby including Universal American School at 1.5 km and Al Mawakeb School Al Garhoud at 1.6 km.

In terms of performance there are five schools nearby that have achieved either of two highest government inspection rating of 'Very Good' or 'Outstanding' including Dubai English Speaking School which has a rating of 'Outstanding' and Universal American School which has a rating of 'Very good'.

Universal American School
1.5 km, Dubai Festival City
AED 57,500  •  American, IB
Al Mawakeb School Al Garhoud
1.6 km, Al Garhoud
AED 17,500  •  American
New Indian Model School Dubai
1.6 km, Al Garhoud
AED 5,000  •  Indian
Gulf Indian High School
1.8 km, Al Garhoud
AED 5,800  •  Indian

Things to Do

We've partnered with LadiesNightDubai.com and BrunchCrunch.ae to give an overview of the current Ladies Nights and Brunch offers in the vicinity of InterContinental Dubai Festival City.

Joe's Backyard, Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City • Ladies Night • Joe's Backyard (0.0 km)
Soulful Ladies Night, Vida Creek Harbour • Ladies Night • Soulgreen (0.0 km)
Hubble Evening Brunch, Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City • Joe's Backyard (0.0 km)
Ladies Night •  8:00pm
Cu-ba (0.0 km)
Casa De Tapas
Ladies Night •  7:00pm
Casa De Tapas (0.0 km)
Cactus Jacks
Ladies Night •  8:00pm
Cactus Jacks (0.0 km)
Eve Penthouse and Lounge
Ladies Night •  10:00pm
Eve Penthouse and Lounge (0.0 km)
Sunday Roast
Brunch • Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City
Joe's Backyard (0.0 km)
The Friday Brunch
Brunch • Palazzo Versace
Giardino (0.0 km)
Ambient Night
Brunch • Palazzo Versace
Vanitas (0.0 km)
Saturday Family Brunch
Brunch • Jumeirah Creekside Hotel
Nomad (0.0 km)

Nearby neighbourhoods

Explore communities that are either adjacent or close to InterContinental Dubai Festival City.

Culture Village
Culture Village (1.3 km)
A development overlooking the Dubai Creek, home to the exclusive Palazzo Versace, apartment buildings, shops and exhibition centres.
Read more
Healthcare City Phase 2
Healthcare City Phase 2 (3.2 km)
A wellness centre providing long-term care, spa resorts, sports medicine facilities, waterfront residences and nutrition centres in Jadaf.
Read more
Bur Dubai
Bur Dubai (5.4 km)
Villas and low-rise apartments abound in this historic district on the banks of Dubai Creek across the water from Deira.
Read more
Al Kifaf
Al Kifaf (5.5 km)
The four residential towers of Park Gate Residences share this place with Zabeel Park, Etisalat Tower and the landmark Dubai Frame.
Read more
Dubai International Financial Centre
Dubai International Financial Centre (7.1 km)
The financial quarter of Dubai comprising commercial, retail and residential districts, all three linked by a retail corridor
Read more
Sheikh Zayed Road
Sheikh Zayed Road (7.2 km)
The 2km stretch of road between Business Bay and the World Trade Centre roundabout, flanked by walls of skyscrapers. 
Read more
Mirdif (7.5 km)
A residential district of three gated villa communities in north-east Dubai, about 10km from Deira City Centre and close to the airport.
Read more
Warsan Village
Warsan Village (8.2 km)
A popular gated residential community comprising contemporary three-bedroom townhouses located on the corner of International City.
Read more
InterContinental Dubai Festival City Milestones
Construction Started
Date Completed
Companies Associated with InterContinental Dubai Festival City
Developer: Al-Futtaim Group
Hotel Operator: IHG
Architectural Consultant: 3D/International

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