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Penrose Lounge at Four Seasons Hotel DIFC Unveils Its Botanical Terrace Transformation

Guests can indulge in exquisite afternoon teas and aperitivos amidst lush greenery
November 29, 2023,
Dubai, U.A.E.

Nestled within Four Seasons Hotel at Dubai International Financial Centre, Penrose Lounge announces the stunning transformation of its terrace into an enchanting botanical haven, now serving as the perfect backdrop for exquisite affairs. This idyllic sanctuary seamlessly blends natural serenity into the bustling cityscape, inviting guests to bask in the lush greenery while enjoying breath-taking vistas of Dubai's iconic skyline. Enhanced with the latest contemporary furniture, including black and white striped pattern tables and green-patterned sofas, the terrace exudes a sophisticated yet playful atmosphere, providing a comfortable space for relaxation.

Introducing three exciting activations, Penrose Lounge now offers an exceptional Afternoon Tea experience, a sophisticated Aperitivo Hour, and a special Wine & Cheese offering, collectively redefining the art of indulgence at one of Dubai's premier destinations.

Afternoon Tea

Penrose Lounge unveils an extraordinary afternoon tea experience, artfully curated by culinary visionaries, Executive Chef Rami Nasser and talented Pastry Chef Gianmarco Stifani. Upon arrival, guests are greeted with the delightful harmony of timeless indulgence, as the comforting warmth of Traditional, Raisin, and Vanilla Madeleine Scones envelops their senses. Diners will revel in the extensive array of savoury offerings, showcasing the vibrant Beetroot Tart, refreshing Avocado Tartare, the irresistible Crab Sandwich, and a selection of other enticing options. The sweet journey extends with indulgent Hazelnut and Coconut Bites, accompanied by an array of other sweet pastries, ensuring a memorable continuation of this culinary experience. For those with specific dietary preferences, Penrose Lounge extends its hospitality with vegetarian or vegan choices available upon request.

Visitors can select between aromatic coffee or tea or add a touch of opulence with a glass of bubbly. Penrose Lounge emerges as the ideal destination for a sophisticated afternoon tea rendezvous, promising an affair that transcends the ordinary.

Guests can enjoy this experience from 2:00 to 7:00 pm daily.

Aperitivo Hour

As the sun begins to set, the indulgence continues with an Aperitivo Hour. Elegance meets flavour in a harmonious journey through a carefully curated selection of Aperitivo Bites, which are expertly complemented with a choice of tantalizing cocktails and fine wines. Bite highlights include Popcorn Shrimp with a Yuzu dipping aioli, Beef Tartare Crostini accompanied with cream cheese, as well as fresh and tangy Guacamole served with tortilla chips and undeniable Classic Sliders enveloped with American cheese, secret sauce and onions, all starting from AED 60. Guests can also choose from a selection of invigorating concoctions including Aperol Spritz, a tempting Desert Martini, bubbles, and grape, priced at AED 50.

The offer is available daily from 5:00 to 8:00 pm, offering a magnificent transition from afternoon tea to an evening of delightful flavours and refined relaxation at Penrose. Guests can also indulge in a wide selection of shisha including traditional flavours of Grape, Mint and Watermelon as well as exotic blends of Raspberry Mojito, Big Apple Passion and Orange Mint.

Wine & Cheese

Penrose Lounge is thrilled to introduce a special Wine & Cheese offering. From 7:00 pm onwards daily, guests can embark on a sophisticated journey of taste, selecting from an exquisite array of wines, including Champagne, Prosecco, White Wines, Rose, and bold Reds. As a delightful accompaniment, Penrose extends a complimentary cheese platter with every chosen wine bottle. The curated selection of cheeses, from creamy Brie to sharp Cheddar, is meticulously designed to complement the nuances of each wine, offering guests a perfect pairing for their palate. This nightly experience unfolds amid the alluring ambiance of Penrose's iconic terrace, creating an unforgettable blend of elegance and indulgence.

  • Opening Hours: 7:00 am – 1:00 am daily (minimum spend AED 160 per person from 6:00 pm onwards)
  • Afternoon Tea: 2:00 to 7:00 pm daily; AED 325 with a choice of tea or coffee, AED 490 with two glasses of Champagne
  • Aperitivo: 5:00 to 8:00 pm daily
  • Wine & Cheese: 7:00 pm onwards daily
  • Location: Penrose Lounge, Four Seasons DIFC
  • Contact: For reservations, call +971 4 506 0000

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