InterContinental Fujairah Resort has opened in the beguiling Dibba, United Arab Emirates.
The opening comes as Fujairah becomes increasingly popular with tourists, while the hotel opening demonstrates IHG’s commitment to expand its luxury portfolio across the region.
InterContinental Fujairah Resort is a beachfront property situated on the shoreline of the exquisite Al Aqah Beach, beneath the spectacular backdrop of the Hajar Mountains.
The luxury resort consists of a series of low-rise Arabesque village-style buildings and combines contemporary design elements with strong Arab influences that reflect the local heritage and culture.
The resort’s 190 stylish guest rooms and suites, including 44 Club InterContinental Rooms and 38 suites, feature expansive balconies offering the perfect vantage point to admire uninterrupted views across the sea.
InterContinental Fujairah Resort offers unrivalled facilities and amenities including, a gym, O Spa by L’Occitane, offering an extensive menu of signature therapies, as well as four meeting rooms, a boardroom and a ballroom.
The hotel boasts two gourmet dining options including Nama, a truly indulgent dining experience with an elaborate selection of international dishes, and Drift, a casual style beach bar and grill which is ideal for gatherings with family and friends.
Pascal Gauvin, chief operating officer, India, Middle East & Africa, IHG said: “We are delighted to announce the opening of our first InterContinental Resort in the UAE.
“This marks an important milestone in our journey in the region, as we expand our luxury portfolio to cater to our luxury guests which include international visitors, residents of the UAE looking for an escape from their daily, hectic routine as well as business groups looking for corporate retreats and unique meeting destinations.
“With its dazzling coastline, majestic mountains, palm orchards and deep wadis, combined with a rich heritage, Fujairah is fast emerging as a tourist haven that lures the most discerning travellers.
“We are looking forward to our guests experiencing the sophistication and style of the InterContinental life we have become renowned for.”
IHG currently has 81 hotels operating across five of the company’s brands in the Middle East region.