Occupany Rates for Dubai Hotels
has an impressive repertoire of 409 hotel
and furnished apartments providing a delightful experience to all: from the
budget traveler to the super-rich. The city boasts of the largest concentration
of five-star hotels anywhere in the world and the super-rich can will cherish a
stay at the iconic Burj Al Arab.
occupancy rates are high throughout the year and even score over other popular
destinations like Paris, Hong Kong, Sidney and London proving that Dubai has
come of age as a leading tourist destination.
Dubai’s hotels are generally found near the
beach, the city or the waterfront.
Despite the already large number of hotels and high occupancy rates, billions
of dirhams are being pumped into the hotel
industry and there is a consistent increase in waterfront properties. The
Asia-Asia Dubai is touted to be the world’s largest
hotel in Dubai with 6,500 rooms being built at an estimated cost of
Dhs. 1.625 billion.
Coming up in Deira, Jumeirah, Shaikh Zayed Road & Business Bay
Among some of the new properties that are set
to open in 2008, the Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach
Resort and Marina will open its doors to guests in
The All Suite-Millennium
Murooj Property opened earlier this year in Deira and
is being labelled as one of the top leisure properties among Deira hotels. It
is a luxurious all suite port in Port Saeed Deira offering panoramic views of
the Dubai Creek and surrounding Park.
The five-star Millennium
Towers Hotel in Dubai is the company’s jewel in the
bouquet of properties in Dubai. Opening in the first quarter of 2008, it will
home to 352 rooms and suites that reflect modern comfort and designs. The
ultimate luxury is the The penthouse –the
hotel’s presidential suite that has four bedrooms.
The Angsana Hotel and
Suites Dubai will be the first Banyan Tree property in
the UAE opening this year. The two=tower property will have Tower 1 as the
suites tower and Tower 2 as the hotel tower.
Located along the Sheikh Zayed Road, the property targets business and leisure
to open in 2008 on The Palm, Jumeirah is the Fairmont
Palm Hotel and Resort and
the Fairmont Palm Residences. The property is a
372-room luxury resort with 558 residences.
The opening of the Radisson
SAS Residence Dubai Marina in the first quarter of 2008
will be the launch of the Brussels-based Rezidor
Hotel Group’s first luxury apartment in the UAE.
Finally, the Rotana group has four hotels
opening in 2008 : Rose Rotana Hotel,
the tallest All-suites hotel in
the world, Amwaj Rotana Resort,
the company’s first resort in Dubai and the Media Rotana
Hotel and Al Sufouh.
Soaring at 72 floors, the Rose Rotana Hotel
along Sheikh Zayed Road will have more than 480 luxury rooms while the Amwaj
Rotana Resort, Jumeirah on Jumeirah Beach will be part of a new Jumeirah Beach
The Media Rotana
Hotel at the heart of the Dubai Business Hub will offer 467 rooms and
suites and a complete range of MICE (meetings, incentives conferences and
Source : GoDubai