Majid Al Futtaim has announced plans to build the first cinema themed hotel in the region – at Aloft Dubai City Centre Deira.
The hotel will feature a cinematic themed floor of 25 standard rooms and four suite rooms designed to create an integrated lifestyle offering through the combination of cutting edge technology, modern style and guest experience.
Alex Kyriakidis, president and managing director, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International said: “We are excited about the progress of the project and continue to work with our partners-Majid Al Futtaim to redefine the traditional hotel experience in Deira with the opening of the Aloft. The brand holds great appeal with its vibrant social scene and tech-forward mindset and we look forward to setting new benchmarks with Aloft in the UAE and across the Middle East.”
Construction work on the project is currently 38% completed and the second phase of project development is due to begin in June 2017 leading up to expected opening in Q1 2018.