Rotana reveals its roll out ambitions
Rotana Hotel Management Corp will open nine new properties by the end of this year, bringing the total number of hotels in its portfolio to 45, CEO and President Selim El Zyr said at this week’s Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC) in Dubai.
He told delegates the company was growing its inventory 30% per year as part of its goal of being the largest hotel operating company in the Middle East with 70 properties in operation by 2014.
The next property to debut is Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan in Abu Dhabi (1 June) - the third of this alcohol-free brand to open its doors.
The hotel is set on its own private beach and will offer guests 443 rooms, suites and serviced apartments with mini bars, conference and business facilities, health and fitness centre, swimming pool, water sports, children’s’ playground and a range of dining options offering cuisine from around the world.
“Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana is the first property to open in Abu Dhabi under the new brand; the city resort caters to those who seek a greater level of relaxation and comfort. Accommodating both leisure guests and MICE business, from around the world,” said: General Manager Alain Kropf.