An 800-room joint venture between local developer Nakheel and RIU Hotels & Resorts of Spain, the property becomes the first four-star, 24-hour all-inclusive beachfront resort in the destination.
Developer Nakheel and Spain’s RIU Hotels & Resorts’ AED670 million, 800-room beachfront resort and water park is taking shape at Deira Islands, with all accommodation floors almost complete, and roofing work under way.
RIU Hotels & Resorts is making its debut in Sri Lanka. The newly-constructed, five star Riu Sri Lanka features three large pools and a children’s pool, sunbathing terraces, jacuzzi, gym and the Renova Spa wellness centre.
In its constant effort to improve the service for guests and modernise its facilities, RIU Hotels & Resorts has just announced the introduction of wireless internet in its hotels on the American continent. Guests at RIU’s resorts in Mexico, Punta Cana (Dominican Republic), Jamaica, the Bahamas, Aruba, Florida (United States) and Costa Rica can now enjoy a high quality internet connection in all the communal areas and rooms.
Popular hotel chain Riu Hotels & Resorts is planning to open four new hotels in Mexico, Caribbean and Costa Rica and overhaul four more in the two years.
RIU Hotels & Resorts will open this summer 2011 the Riu Dolce Vita hotel, an elegant resort situated 20 kilometres from Varna, the third largest city in Bulgaria.
On October 28, 2005, the 856-room Riu Ocho Rios will open in the seaside town of Ocho Rios, located on the north coast of Jamaica. Riu Ocho Rios, the largest Riu resort in the Caribbean, will be the third Riu resort in Jamaica joining its sister resorts Riu Tropical Bay (opened in 2001) and Riu Negril (opened in 2004).