Millennium Hotels and Resorts has announced a new five-star property on Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah.
The signing ceremony was held in London for the 339 key beach resort which is one of 40 hotels that the company has in the pipeline.
Scheduled to open in 2020, the resort will be situated on a 75,000 square foot plot on Al Marjan Island.
Ali Hamad Lakhraim Alzaabi, president and CEO of Millennium Hotels and Resorts in the Middle East and Africa, says; “We are honoured to partner with SuperCasa Development on this project, which is an important addition to our growing portfolio in the region.
“Ras Al Khaimah has witnessed considerable growth over recent years and with exciting projects such as Al Marjan Island, it will continue to rise as an important tourist destination. We look forward to supporting its evolution in line with the ambitious plans of RAK Tourism Authority by bringing our global and regional management expertise to deliver an outstanding five-star resort.”
His views were echoed by Abdullah Al Houti, president of SuperCasa Development Limited, who said:”We are thrilled to announce our first hotel investment which will be managed by an international hotel operator, Millennium Hotels and Resorts.
“As established developers, we have identified Ras Al Khaimah as a destination with huge investment potential and growth opportunities and we are confident that Millennium Hotels and Resorts’ considerable expertise will enable this unique resort to achieve its full potential and ensure a mutually beneficial collaboration for many years to come.”
Millennium Hotels & Resorts currently operates 10 properties in the UAE alone, ranging from midscale to luxury, with additional 11 upcoming properties in pipeline. Millennium Hotels & Resorts’ next upcoming openings for the country include Millennium Deyaar Mont Rose Executive Apartments and Grand Millennium Business Bay Hotel, both of which are due to open in Dubai later this year.