Emaar Hospitality Group has announced its first hotel and residences project in Ras Al Khaimah.
Address Al Marjan Island hotel was announced at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference in Ras Al Khaimah. The project will be managed by Emaar Hospitality Group’s premium lifestyle brand, Address Hotels + Resorts.
Olivier Harnisch, chief executive officer of Emaar Hospitality Group, said: “Address Hotels + Resorts is our homegrown success story – a brand that has redefined the hospitality sector with its philosophy of ‘where life happens’.
“Address hotels are set apart by their location, its service standards and the wide range of lifestyle amenities that assure a premium lifestyle for guests and residents. Address Al Marjan Island marks our expansion to the fast-growing emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, which is focused on strengthening tourism and leisure developments to welcome visitors from around the world.”
The hotel will have 249 rooms, including suites, while Address Residences Al Marjan Island will comprise 234 high-end apartments.
Sheikh Khalid bin Saud Al Qasimi, Chairman, Al Marjan Island, said: “We are honoured to welcome Emaar and its prestigious Address hotel brand to Al Marjan Island, which will further strengthen the appeal of our master-planned development as a preferred hub for visitors and investors from around the world.
“Emaar’s proven strengths in mixed-use developments will add significant value to Al Marjan Island with the Address hotel to contribute to our emirate’s tourism sector.”
Globally, Emaar Hospitality Group has a portfolio of over 35 upcoming properties. It has 12 operational hotels and three serviced residences in Dubai including five Address hotels – Address Boulevard, Address Dubai Mall, Address Dubai Marina, Address Montgomerie and Palace Downtown. In addition to an upcoming resort in Fujairah, internationally, Address Hotels + Resorts will operate hotel projects in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, Turkey and The Maldives.