Marriott International has announced the opening of Aloft Al Ain.
The design-led hotel is the brand’s first property in Al Ain and the second in the UAE.
There are plans to open 10 more Aloft-branded hotels across the Middle East over the next five years.
Alex Kyriakidis, president and managing director, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International said: “The opening of Aloft Al Ain strengthens our presence in the United Arab Emirates and also reinforces the demand for mid-market hotel development in the region.”
Andreas Plum, general manager Aloft Al Ain, said: “We at Aloft Al Ain are excited to bring, not only a new venture, but a new experience to the beautiful city of Al Ain.
“The hotel guarantees a vibrant experience for local residents and travellers into the city with its distinctive sense of style, innovative programming and buzzing social scene.”
The new property hosts 175 loft-like rooms of which all are keyless, requiring guests to use their mobile phones as room keys.