Atlantis Dubai celebrates silver medal win at RHS Chelsea Flower Show
Underwater floral wonderland
Following a debut appearance at the prestigious RHS Chelsea Flower Show, in London, Atlantis, The Palm and award-winning florist Philippa Craddock bring back the silver medal in the Hotel Floristry category.
The award-winning floral design depicts the iconic Atlantis hotel in pink and golden flowers, complete with all of the recognisable architectural details. Atlantis, The Palm tapped the creative talents of Selfridges' award-winning florist, Philippa Craddock and, TWG Tea, to realise the ambitious design that went on to win silver.
The Dubai based hotel is enjoying a few days of celebration in light of the award by transforming into an underwater floral wonderland and serving limited edition luxury TWG tea service. Wandering through the communal areas of the hotel, visitors can spot giant octopi, starfish and seahorses formed from bright floral displays and exhibited amongst coves around Atlantis' corridors. The stunning displays have been created by Al Lokrit International and employed more than 6,400 stems.
Ossiano restaurant will host the flower filled Chelsea Flower Show Afternoon on May 22–23 complete with TWG Tea oud night tea infused milk chocolate crunchy mousse cake. The restaurant will then take the floral theme from day to night, with a Chelsea Flower Show dinner until May 23. Unique dishes will include foie gras and hibiscus, toothfish and spring flowers and orange blossom vacherin, all set to a floral underwater backdrop.