03 Mar '23 | Dubai, United Arab Emirates

As the month of March marks the celebration of women around the world with International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day, the iconic beachfront resort, Raffles The Palm Dubai, launches a regal Afternoon Tea inviting women and their loved ones to indulge in the quintessentially British tradition. 

Brought to life by expert European craftsmen, the palatial property offers an idyllic backdrop to immerse guests in an elegant afternoon tea experience at the majestic Blüthner Hall, specially curated by Executive Pastry Chef Sebastien Bernis. 

With over 20 years of culinary experience, Chef Sebastien earned his stripes in the finest French establishments before perfecting his craft at world-renowned restaurants while under the mentorship of the most celebrated pastry chefs.  

Calling upon his exceptional skills and deep passion, Chef Sebastien welcomes guests to experience his inspired vision of Afternoon Tea with a set menu featuring delectable plates like Foie Gras Mousse Profiterole, Prawn Avocado with Osteria Caviar, English Cucumber Sandwiches and Scottish Smoked Salmon Bagels. To savour every bite, tea connoisseurs can choose from range of the finest teas, each embodying the unique essence of their origin and the skill of their maker. Guests can also indulge in sweet treats fit for royalty, including Raspberry Swill Rolls, Meringue with Yuzu Cream and Jelly, Vanilla Choux Puff and Cherry and British classics like warm Raison Scones with Seasonal Fruit Marmalade and Cornish Clotted Cream. 

The Afternoon Tea is available every day of the week and priced at AED 220 per person or AED 330 with a glass of bubbly and AED 425 per couple or AED 625 with a glass of bubbly for each guest. 

Raffles the Palm Dubai has curated special offers to celebrate the month of March, completing the Royal Afternoon Tea ritual with a blissful spa experience: 

International Women’s Day & Mother’s Day Celebrations 

What better way for guests to thank and celebrate the important women in their lives than with the pampering benefits of a blissful massage from Cinq Mondes Spa. The ancestral Balinese massage is the perfect sensory escape combined with traditional smoothing and gentle Thai stretches, followed by a personalized Afternoon Tea experience that will leave guests feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. 

The offers are priced at AED 1200 per couple, including a 60-minute couple Royal Balinese Massage, Royal Afternoon Tea with unlimited tea/coffee and AED 1400 per couple, including a 60-minute couple Royal Balinese Massage, Royal Afternoon Tea with unlimited tea/coffee and two glasses of bubbly. 

Guests can avail the International Women’s Day offer from 6th to 12th March and celebrate Mother’s Day from the 20th to 26th March. 

For reservations and more information on International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day offers, guests can call 04 248 8888 or visitwww.rafflesthepalmdubai.com . 

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About Raffles The Palm Dubai:    

The palatial beach resort occupies a prime location on the Palm Jumeirah Island and offers 387 luxurious rooms, suites and villas. The resort features spectacular sea views, a private white sand beach, an indoor and outdoor pool and a selection of restaurants such as Matagi, Piatti and Sola Jazz Lounge. The property encompasses a range of facilities with Raffles’ quintessential standards of service, including a 24-hour Raffles Butler and the private Raffles Lounge. With classic furnishings, the hotel opens up into the grand Blüthner Hall and a dedicated Raffles Patisserie serving chocolates and pastries. Visitors can pamper themselves in the Cinq Mondes Spa, offering 23 treatment rooms, two private spa suites, scrub rooms, hammams and fully equipped gym and yoga classes.The resort has also partnered with Virtuoso, a global network of agencies that craft bespoke trips and create unique experiences for guests around the world.  

 Find out more here:www.rafflesthepalmdubai.com 

About Raffles   

Founded in Singapore in 1887, Raffles Hotels, Resorts and Residences are places where ideas are born, history is made and stories and legends are created. At each landmark address, distinguished guests and residents will find a world of elegance and enchanted glamour, where Raffles’ renowned legacy of gracious service knows no bounds. As the authentic heart of a destination, Raffles champions fine art and design, and fosters culture in all its forms, guiding guests to make discoveries in their own time and way. Raffles’ commitment to local communities is expressed through diverse initiatives with a unified mission to actively support the arts and the environment. From one generation to the next, visitors arrive as guests, leave as friends, and return as family. Raffles can be found in key international locations including Singapore, Paris, Istanbul, Dubai, Doha, Maldives, Udaipur, Phnom Penh and Bali; with flagship openings upcoming in London, Boston, Macau and Bahrain in 2023. Raffles is part of Accor, a world leading hospitality group counting over 5,500 properties throughout more than 110 countries, and a participating brand in ALL – Accor Live Limitless – a lifestyle loyalty program providing access to a wide variety of rewards, services and experiences.   

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