The Torch - location, location, location.....
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Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Completed in September 2011, the apartment is both spacious and welcoming. It has been decorated using a subtle colour palette to reflect the very best in urban living.
The generous sized living room incorporates a dining area with a table and seating for four
Leading off of the living space is both a fully fitted kitchen as well as a good-sized double bedroom with views.
The bedroom has floor to ceiling fitted wardrobes as well as a separate dressing area.
The en-suite bathroom has a bath with shower as well as a separate bidet.
There is also a separate guest cloakroom leading from the lounge.
Located in the most sought after area of Dubai, this new and modern marina apartment will not disappoint.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Jumeirah Beach 100 m|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dubai International 40 km, 2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, Pool or snooker table, Safe, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking, Lift access|
|Further details indoors|
*Bed Linen and towels are changed once per week.
*The apartment is also cleaned once per week.
|Further details outdoors|
*There is a 24 hour security and concierge service
*The apartment has its own allocated undercover parking area.
*The attractive swimming pool boasts a large whirlpool as well as a separate children's pool
*A Billiard and Sports Cafe opened on-site in 2012
*There is a small supermarket attached to the Torch Building.
*A larger "Carrefour" supermarket is only 5 minutes walk away.
The Emirate of Dubai region
Dubai today is a world-famous tourist landmark, attracting throngs of visitors from around the world. Its popularity as a holiday destination has surged in recent years, a testament to the success of the vision of the local government, who have invested heavily in turning Dubai into the tourist paradise it is today. Dubai benefits from a favourable climate, with a temperature that rarely falls below 15 C (59 F).
While summers can be hot and dry, with an average high of 40 C (104 F), winters are warm, with an average high of 23 C (73 F). Allied with pristine and well-maintained beaches, the weather and natural environment is reason enough to visit. However, it is arguably Dubai's man-made constructions which inspire most excitement. Dubai continues to challenge architectural convention, and has recently completed the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, which stands at an astonishing 828 metres.
Other examples of pioneering developments including the Palm Islands, which are three major commercial and residential infrastructures in the shape of palm trees. The islands will consist of 100 luxury hotels, exclusive residential beach villas, apartments, marinas, water theme parks, restaurants, hopping malls, sports facilities and health spas; they are eagerly anticipated.
For the discerning shopper looking for a Dubai deal, Dubai is heaven on earth. Known as the “shopping capital of the Middle East", it is home to the world's largest shopping mall, the “Dubai Mall". This is the crowning glory in a group of around 70 fully air-conditioned malls in Dubai, which attract visitors from all around the globe. Dubai is also known as the “City of Gold”; the Gold Souq, located in Deira, has up to 250 dedicated gold retail shops. The younger generations are not short of amusement on their Dubai holidays either; there are a number of theme parks located all across Dubai; notable examples include the famous Wild Wadi Water Park, located on Jumeriah Beach Road, and the world's largest indoor skiing arena, SkiDubai, which proves that with a little innovation, its possible to bring an authentic artic winter ski experience to hot, sunny Dubai.
International and Arabic food is available everywhere when you're on a Dubai holiday, from small diners to hotels. All the major fast food franchises are present in Dubai and from American to Chinese to Indian; Dubai caters to everyone's needs. With large investment pumped into transport, Dubai has become an accessible city, with multi-lane motorways, an efficient bus service with over 140 routes and an extensive taxi system which is constantly being expanded.
The Dubai Metro is a state of the art, fully automated metro network running throughout the city. It runs both over ground and underground, and has carried 10 million passengers since opening in September 2009. For international visitors, Dubai is a well-connected travel hub, with many travel options and direct routes available from most of the world's major cities. Its outstanding airport has a constant flow of inbound/outbound flights and is one of the busiest airports in the world, serving 101 destinations in 61 countries across six continents - making Dubai very accessible from anywhere in the world.
On a holiday in Dubai, you will discover a unique mix of old and new extremes; a modern, ever-expanding metropolis which is home to an indigenous culture steeped in history and long-observed traditions. It is a truly mesmerising blend of history and modernity, sure to captivate any traveller.
Trendy Dubai Marina offers a mesmerising blend of urban living allied with beach-front activities. Luxury yachts bob in the calm waters whilst al fresco dining is the order of the day. Within a short walk from your apartment, there are over a dozen restaurants offering a variety of cuisines, including Thai,Indian,Persian,Italian,Japanese and Lebanese. Within the Dubai Marina area, Time Out
Dubai currently has an impressive 211 eating establishments listed.
For the purposes of self-catering, there is a small mini-mart adjoining the Torch building. The popular Emirate supermarket chain SPINNEYS have a branch nearby whilst a five minute drive will take you to the Dubai Marina mall which has a Waitrose amongst its160 retail outlets.
The recently completed metro is an excellent and cost effective way to see many of the unique attractions that Dubai has to offer. The purpose built Dubai Marina metro station is a short stroll from The Torch, backing up our claim to be in the very best location. Launching in November 2014, the first phase of the Dubai tram line will link Dubai Marina with the Palm Jumeirah and later, with the Burj Al Arab and the Mall of the Emirates.
All our clients receive comprehensive information about all of Dubai's attractions and shopping opportunities. This information comes in a PDF file which can be downloaded on to your computer or PC tablet.
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8 Dec 2013
Our apartment where we stayed on the 10th floor, 1008, had an awesome view. Very neat apartment, friendly staff. Ede Lyn and her group were really very nice and they made sure our stay was a pleasant … More
3 Dec 2013
"The Torch is an excellent place to stay"
Apartment was spotless & well ,maintained. Well equipped and everything there to make your stay comfortable. Fantastic unobstructed view of Dubai Marina. Great location making it easy to get around.
17 Nov 2013
"Fantastic location and brilliant apartment."
We stayed in this 1 bed apartment with friends. Plenty room for 4 adults. An additional sofa bed was put in the lounge to save us from making up the bed every evening. Very well equipped but could… More
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