Located about 4 km away from the Dubai Creek, this destination is where sport, business and cosmopolitan living has been recreated and redefined in a manner that they complement each other. The term Mayden can be directly translated to ‘a meeting place’ in Arabic – a true and worthy description of what the destination has to offer. This concept thrives on a culture that offers a unique standard in entertainment and lifestyle. The complex consists of a racecourse, metropolis, commercial and residential area.
For residents as well as visitors to this amazingly luxurious city, the racecourse offers the perfect venue to experience the opulence the city has to offer. The iconic racecourse and grandstand – both architectural masterpieces, are located at the heart of Meydan City. The facilities here include a stadium which can house 60,000 spectators, training and breeding units, a car park that can accommodate up to 8,600 vehicles, and restaurants, cafes and eateries. The complex is also home to an IMAX Theatre, the Meydan Museum and Gallery, and the Dubai Racing Club.
Today the venue is the choice destination for the horseracing elite of the world. The concepts and architectural styles involved in creating this masterpiece in horseracing has redefined the sport amongst sporting enthusiasts as well as the most richest and influential people in the world. The Dubai World Cup, now recognized as the world’s most prestigious race, has set new standards in the field.
Spread across 67 million sq feet, the Meydan Racecourse is the world’s largest such facility. It features a 1,750 metre all-weather Tapeta surface track and a 2,400 metre turf track. Its unique Rooftop Sky Bubble can accommodate up to 4,500 spectators.
Visitors to Dubai are offered with a range of attractions and promise of a luxurious holiday. Accommodation options are in plenty at this opulent city, portraying its culture in all accommodation options, be it a 5 star hotel Dubai or an apartment. For convenience most prefer a Dubai airport hotel, especially those on business trips. The Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, located close to the city’s Airport, offers its guest the perfect balance between extravagance and convenience.