Abu Dhabi-based private real estate investment and development company, Eagle Hills and Fairmont Hotels and Resorts have revealed the sales launch of the Fairmont Residences La Marina Rabat-Salé. Construction on the luxury hotel and branded residences development – the first Fairmont hotel in Morocco – commenced earlier this year and is scheduled to open in 2019.
Fairmont Residences La Marina Rabat-Salé is part of a urban mixed-use development in Morocco. It will encompass a contemporary style with Moroccan inspirations; reflecting eurythmic combination of the region’s ancient art forms and state-of-the-art finishing. Strategically located, the mixed-use project enjoys a triple water frontage including the marina, the river and the Atlantic Ocean with views of historical heritage sites, such as the Kasbah of the Oudaya, Hassan Tower and Mohamed V Mausoleum. The 79 Fairmont branded residences come in a choice of one-, two- and three-bedroom units ranging in size from 70 to 210 sqm.
M’hammed El Merini, general manager of Eagle Hills Morocco, said: “Morocco is renowned for its rich culture, vibrant history, hospitable people and diverse landscapes, making it the perfect destination for a new city hub. The Fairmont branded residences at La Marina Rabat-Salé offer discerning investors a unique luxury lifestyle opportunity within one of Morocco’s most prestigious developments. We are delighted to be able to bring the Fairmont Hotel & Residences to La Marina which reinforces the number of luxury hospitality options for visitors in the Rabat-Salé region. This will become a new flagship destination that will positively impact tourism.”
Francois Baudin, Senior Vice President, Development Luxury Hotels Europe Middle East and Africa, AccorHotels said: “This iconic project is the first of its kind for Fairmont in Morocco, and the combination of luxury residences and a five-star hotel is an extremely exciting development, especially in one of the fastest growing markets in the region. AccorHotels has exceptionally strong residential expertise and we are committed to our goal of being the preferred mixed-use hotel and residential operator in the Middle East and North Africa and beyond.”