New Hotel Openings Middle East 2018 News

Dusit International signs for new property in Bahrain

Dusit International signs for new property in Bahrain

13 July 2017 Hotel News

Dusit International has signed a hotel management agreement with Al Manzil Hospitality Group to operate the dusitD2 Seef Bahrain, a contemporary leisure and business hotel, scheduled to open in Manama, the country’s modern capital, next year.

Swiss-Belhotel International expands in Egypt

Swiss-Belhotel International expands in Egypt

29 April 2017 Hotel News

Swiss-Belhotel International is planning further expansion in Egypt with the signing of Swiss-Belresort Marseilia Beach 4 on the country’s stunning north coast. Swiss-Belresort Marseilia Beach 4 is the second property owned by Marseilia Egyptian Gulf Real Estate Investment that will be managed by Swiss-Belhotel International.

Hyatt plans to double brand presence in Middle East

Hyatt plans to double brand presence in Middle East

29 April 2017 Hotel News

Hyatt Hotels Corporation is planning to expand Hyatt’s brand footprint in the Middle East and Gulf Cooperation Council with the signing of management agreements by a Hyatt affiliate for 14 Hyatt-branded hotels. The new hotels will operate across the Park Hyatt, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Centric, Hyatt Place, and HYATT house brands.

DusitPrincess ACES Dubai set for United Arab Emirates opening

DusitPrincess ACES Dubai set for United Arab Emirates opening

17 August 2016 Hotel News

Dusit Hotels & Resorts recently signed a management agreement with ACES Property Development to operate DusitPrincess ACES Dubai, a new hotel apartment project within Jumeirah Village Circle, Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates. This will be Dusit Hotels and Resorts’ sixth property in the Middle East.

Ascott signs two serviced apartment deals in Saudi Arabia

Ascott signs two serviced apartment deals in Saudi Arabia

12 April 2016 Hotel News

The Ascott has continued its strong growth in the Middle East by inking contracts to manage its first two serviced residences in Al Khobar, one of the main metropolitan cities in Saudi Arabia’s oil-rich Eastern Province. The 172-unit Ascott Corniche Al Khobar and 133-unit Somerset Downtown Al Khobar are slated to open in 2018 and 2019 respectively.

Minor Hotel Group reveals two new United Arab Emirates properties

Minor Hotel Group reveals two new United Arab Emirates properties

6 April 2016 Hotel News

Minor Hotel Group has announced the addition of two new properties to its pipeline in the United Arab Emirates. Anantara Jebel Dhanna and AVANI Jebel Dhanna in Abu Dhabi will soon begin development and both are scheduled to open in 2018. The developer of these two new properties is Dhabi Contracting LLC and Aecom has been appointed as the lead architecture and interior design consultant for the project.

Hyatt Hotels expands presence in Jordan with Ayla deal

Hyatt Hotels expands presence in Jordan with Ayla deal

29 January 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

Hyatt Hotels Corporation has announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into an agreement with Ayla Oasis Development Company for a 286-room Hyatt Regency hotel in Aqaba, Jordan. Hyatt Regency Aqaba Ayla will be the first hotel to open within the prestigious Ayla development, a master-planned, multiphase development on the northern shores of Aqaba.

Oberoi Group signs on for two new Doha properties

Oberoi Group signs on for two new Doha properties

13 October 2015 Hotel News Tourism News

The Oberoi Group has entered into management contracts for two new luxury properties in Qatar. The first will be a 250 key luxury hotel in the West Bay area of Doha, while the second, 148 key hotel, will be a luxury serviced apartment building located in Lusail, Doha. Planning of both the projects is well under way and construction will commence early next year with completion of both projects in mid-2018.

Minor Hotel Group unveils Anantara Durrat Al Bahrain Resort

Minor Hotel Group unveils Anantara Durrat Al Bahrain Resort

23 September 2015 Hotel News

Minor Hotel Group will proceed with the development of Anantara Durrat Al Bahrain Resort in partnership with Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, the investment arm of the Kingdom of Bahrain. The resort will be in Durrat Al Bahrain, the Kingdom’s second largest island development, which has been created across a cluster of 15 spectacular islands.

Minor Hotels reveals Anantara Mina Al Arab Ras Al Khaimah Resort

Minor Hotels reveals Anantara Mina Al Arab Ras Al Khaimah Resort

11 September 2015 Hotel News Tourism News

Minor Hotel Group will its continued expansion in the United Arab Emirates with its first property in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah – Anantara Mina Al Arab Ras Al Khaimah Resort. Scheduled to open in 2018, the luxury resort will soon begin development in Mina al Arab, a mixed-use development, separated from the mainland by a small lagoon.