U-Bora’s Residential Tower is the product of well-designed plan and contemporary technology. Unique in its setting at Business Bay, it’s hovering to become a model development for the entire region. U-Bora residences knowingly does not compete with the surrounding towers in height and instead keeps low, to make the most of the natural features of the site. The building itself is designed as a linear bar, rising from 12 storeys at the tower end to 16 storeys at the western end. The intellectual of this design let a surprising 70% of the units to enjoy a wonderful view of the water, with smaller units overlooking the large landscaped podium decorate.
They provide total remote control of countless domestic functions. Curtains can be opened and closed, lights, air conditioning and even kitchen appliances like cookers and microwaves can be switched on and off by the resident, even when they are away from home.
The materials and finishes are universally excellent and the residence offers convienient facilities like 24-hour concierge service and mail handling, private car parking, fitness and beauty centre, a children’s play area and CCTV.
Meant to be an icon of 21st century design? The U-Bora Commercial Tower definitely has some features and some courageous thinking behind them, which will make it a strong candidate for iconic status. Perhaps most fascinating is the way the floors appear to twist and turn progressively and the form bulge outwards as the tower rise into the sky. But this is not just an architectural impulse; it has been completed intentionally and with great accuracy, so that every floor enjoys the finest view and the maximum amount of daylight.
Surrounding the tower there are lush, solidly landscaped areas, piazzas, walkways, fountains and water features – not to mention a substantial array of shopping, dining and recreation choices – which will make working at the U-Bora Commercial Tower an exciting, enriching life experience.