New Hotel Openings Middle East 2017 News

Centara opens first hotel in Middle East

Centara opens first hotel in Middle East

20 May 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts continues to expand internationally with the opening of a four-star, 152-room hotel in Muscat. The property becomes its fifth hotel outside Thailand and first of three planned for the Middle East.

Rotana welcomes Arjaan brand to Iraq with Erbil property

Rotana welcomes Arjaan brand to Iraq with Erbil property

4 May 2017 Hotel News

Affirming its commitment to the growth and development of the tourism sector in Erbil and towards creating employment opportunities for Kurdish youth in the hospitality sector, Rotana has officially inaugurated the first hotel under its Arjaan hotel apartments brand in Iraq – Erbil Arjaan by Rotana.

Abdin Nasralla, chief executive, Dubai Gourmet

Abdin Nasralla, chief executive, Dubai Gourmet

2 May 2017 Videos

Breaking Travel News talks to Abdin Nasralla, chief executive, Dubai Gourmet, about the Qasr Al Sultan development currently under construction in Dubai. With a luxurious boutique hotel set to open at the location, the future looks bright for this little slice of Arabia.

Mövenpick signs hotel & apartments in Muscat

Mövenpick signs hotel & apartments in Muscat

25 March 2017 Hotel News

Mövenpick is set to open its first hotel in Oman’s capital city, Muscat. Part of a design-led upscale mixed-used development, the Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Al Azaiba Muscat will capitalise on its prime location in Muscat’s commercial hub, the Ghala District, adjacent to the Sultan Qaboos Highway and close to the new international airport and Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai set to welcome first guests

Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai set to welcome first guests

21 March 2017 Hotel News

Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai will bring a touch of the playful Viceroy LA vibe to the region and will mark the brand’s second property in the UAE. Designed by the innovative Yabu Pushelberg and NAO Taniyama and Associates, the 477-room beachfront resort is located at the base of the trunk of the Palm Jumeirah, overlooking the Arabian Gulf and the Dubai Marina Skyline.