New Hotel Openings Middle East 2018 News
Emaar signs for trio of properties at Aljada, Sharjah
Arada, a joint venture between KBW Investments and Basma Group, has signed a management agreement with Emaar Hospitality Group.
W Amman takes brand into Jordan for first time
W Hotels Worldwide has unveiled W Amman, the brand’s first property in Jordan. Developed by Eagle Hills Jordan, the 280-room hotel is located in the heart of Amman’s up and coming new downtown neighbourhood, Abdali, and features design inspired by the energy of the Middle East.
Wyndham Garden Ajman Corniche welcomes first guests
R Hotels has celebrated the opening of Wyndham Garden Ajman Corniche. The new hotel is the first Wyndham Garden to open in the UAE.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront, opens to first guests
Radisson Blu continues its expansion in key global cities of the world, with the latest opening in the United Arab Emirates - Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront.
Rove Mina Seyahi set for Dubai debut
Rove Hotels, a joint venture between Meraas and Emaar Properties, has announced that it has reached a landmark first hotel management agreement in the UAE. In a deal with Mada’in Properties, the brand will operate Rove Mina Seyahi in the heart of Dubai Marina.
Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas launches in Abu Dhabi
Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas, a one-of-a-kind, five-star property with modern Arabic architecture and a regal presence, has opened phase one of the resort in the UAE capital.
Emaar welcomes Vida Za’abeel to Dubai hospitality portfolio
Emaar Hospitality Group has expanded the portfolio of hotel projects under its upscale lifestyle hotel and serviced residences brand, Vida Hotels & Resorts, with the new Vida Za’abeel. The property is set centrally in Zabeel, a mega-development by Emaar as a joint venture with Meraas.
Kempinski Hotel Muscat welcomes first guests to Oman
Kempinski Hotel Muscat has opened its doors to guests from around the world. As a key part of Kempinski’s Middle Eastern growth strategy, the hotel aims to blend the brand’s timeless European elegance with Omani traditions and hospitality.
Pearl Rotana Abu Dhabi welcomes first guests in Middle East
Rotana has announced the launch of the new Pearl Rotana Abu Dhabi. Located in the heart of the Capital Centre business district, the new hotel is only a few steps away from the National Exhibition Centre and 20 minutes from Abu Dhabi’s international airport.
Frasers Hospitality to double Middle East footprint
Frasers Hospitality has announced new openings in Saudi Arabia and Oman in 2018. The recent opening of Fraser Suites Riyadh and soon-to-open Fraser Suites Muscat join existing properties Fraser Suites Seef, Bahrain, Fraser Suites Diplomatic Area Bahrain, Fraser Suites Doha, Fraser Suites West Bay, Doha and Fraser Suites Dubai.
Jumeirah to operate Al Wathba Desert Resort in Abu Dhabi
Jumeirah has signed an agreement with Abu Dhabi United Hospitality to develop Jumeirah Al Wathba Desert Resort in Abu Dhabi. The property is expected to welcome guests from September.
Jumeirah Royal Saray to open in Bahrain
Jumeirah Group’s first hotel in the Kingdom of Bahrain will open tomorrow. Jumeirah Royal Saray offers a new wave of understated luxury on a private beach in the northern coastal Seef district.