Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of global developer Emaar Properties PJSC, has reached a milestone of 10,000 hotel rooms across its 11 operational hotels and 30 upcoming projects.
Of the 10,000 rooms, over 2,500 are already operational at Emaar Hospitality Group’s 11 hotels in Dubai while more than 7,500 rooms are under development in hotel projects in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, Turkey and the Maldives.
The hotel rooms are spread over three hotel brands – Address Hotels + Resorts, the premium lifestyle hotel and serviced residences brand; Vida Hotels and Resorts, the upscale lifestyle hotel and serviced residences brand; and Rove Hotels, a contemporary midscale hotel brand developed as a joint venture by Meraas and Emaar Properties PJSC, and managed by Emaar Hospitality Group.
Olivier Harnisch, chief executive officer of Emaar Hospitality Group, said: “With over 10,000 rooms and counting, Emaar Hospitality Group has underlined its credentials as the region’s fastest growing hospitality provider, delivering three distinctive lifestyle experiences that meet the diverse and shifting preferences of today’s travellers.While we have a strong footprint in the UAE, reflecting the nation’s commitment to promoting tourism and hospitality, we are also expanding our presence in international markets, delivering our homegrown competencies to high-growth markets.
“Our vision is to be one of the world’s leading hospitality providers, and we will continue to innovate on the choices we offer. Our growing portfolio is a testament to the vision of the UAE leadership to diversify the economy.”
Over 2,500 hotel rooms in Dubai are in: Address Boulevard, Address Dubai Mall, Address Dubai Marina, Address Montgomerie, and Palace Downtown – all under Address Hotels + Resorts, as well as at Vida Downtown and Manzil Downtown, both under Vida Hotels and Resorts. The four operational Rove Hotels properties are: Rove Downtown, Rove City Centre, Rove Healthcare City and Rove Trade Centre.
The upcoming rooms are in the UAE under Address Hotels + Resorts include: Address Downtown, Address Sky View, Address Fountain Views, Address Jumeirah Resort + Spa, Address Fashion Avenue, Address Fujairah Resort + Spa, Address Harbour Point and Palace Fujairah Beach.
The international portfolio under Address Hotels + Resorts includes: Jabal Omar Address Makkah in Saudi Arabia; Address Madivaru Maldives Resort + Spa in the Maldives; Address Marassi Golf Resort + Spa and Address Marassi Beach Resort in Egypt; Address Istanbul in Turkey; and Address Marassi Al Bahrain.
Emaar Hospitality Group is adding a number of hotel rooms under Vida Hotels and Resorts in the UAE including: Vida Za’abeel, Vida Dubai Marina, Vida Dubai Mall, Vida The Hills, Vida Townsquare, Vida Harbour Point – all in Dubai – and Vida Beach Reem Island Abu Dhabi. The international projects under Vida Hotels and Resorts include: Vida Marassi Al Bahrain, Vida Jeddah Gate in Saudi Arabia; and Vida Marassi Marina in Egypt.
The upcoming portfolio of Rove Hotels in Dubai include: Rove Dubai Marina, Rove At The Park and Rove Satwa. Rove Hotels will add 3,700 rooms across its 10 properties, all set to open by 2020, and designed to welcome international guests for the Expo 2020 Dubai.