Bolstering its KSA portfolio, Rotana has taken over the management of DAMAC Towers Arjaan by Rotana in Riyadh, following a partnership with DAMAC Hotels and Resorts.
The property, which is set to open in early April, is located on King Fahd Road. The twin-tower hotel comprises 448 luxurious rooms, suites and penthouses, as well as state-of-the-art amenities, including meeting and events facilities, a wellness and fitness centre, separate temperature-controlled swimming pools for men and women, and a well-equipped gymnasium, plus much more.
President and CEO, Rotana, Guy Hutchinson enthused on the news: “It is a pleasure to partner with DAMAC Hotels and Resorts on the launch of our seventh hotel in Saudi Arabia. This exciting new property marks the Saudi debut of the Arjaan Hotel Apartments by Rotana brand, further enhancing our diverse portfolio in the Kingdom and bringing elegant city living to the heart of Riyadh. Offering the finest in extended-stay, we have no doubt that this hotel will become a preference for travellers looking for a luxurious home-away-from-home experience.”
The new property boosts Rotana’s portfolio in the KSA to seven hotels and 2,087 keys, with a strong development pipeline including Centro Corniche, Al Khobar and Dana Rayhaan by Rotana, Dammam. The two aforementioned properties are also scheduled to open during the first half of 2020 and will contribute a further 807 rooms to the hotel operator’s Saudi inventory.
Hutchinson further noted: “Despite the current global situation, we remain optimistic about the Kingdom’s tourism performance and the region as a whole. Governments in various countries are focusing strongly on economic diversification, and with tourism playing a central role in these efforts we look forward to a bright future for the hospitality industry.”