Rosewood Baha Mar has opened along the pristine beaches of Nassau on New Providence Island in the Bahamas, marking the entrance of the ultra-luxury Rosewood Hotels & Resorts brand into the destination.
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by the Bahamian subsidiary of Hong Kong-based development company Chow Tai Fook Enterprises to operate and manage Rosewood Baha Mar in Nassau, Bahamas.
Baha Mar, the new $3.5 billion resort in the Bahamas, will open its doors to guests on March 27, 2015, at Baha Mar Casino & Hotel, Rosewood at Baha Mar and SLS LUX at Baha Mar. Grand Hyatt at Baha Mar will open shortly after.
Baha Mar has announced that Alex Pariente has been named executive vice president, international marketing for the Baha Mar Casino & Resort, the centrepiece of the $3.5 billion integrated gaming resort. The Baha Mar Casino & Hotel, which will feature the largest casino in the Caribbean with 100,000 square feet of gaming space and a 1,000-room hotel, is designed to compete with the best casinos in the world.
The first of 5,700 pilings have been driven into the ground in the Bahamas as construction work at Baha Mar - the largest single-phase resort development in the history of the Caribbean – gets underway. Also in the Bahamas today, City.Mobi is celebrating the success of its new guide to Nassau.
As work begins on Baha Mar, a Chinese-financed $3.4bn mega-resort in the Bahamas, BTN takes a look at the largest project of its kind in the Caribbean.