Gulf Air Group Holding (GFG) and Gulf Hotels Group (GHG) have united to form the Bahrain Airport Hotel Company (BAHC), which will manage and operate the upcoming Bahrain Airport Hotel at Bahrain International Airport’s (BIA) new Passenger Terminal Building.
Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications and chairman, GFG, HE Eng. Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed welcomed the partnership, which is in line with GFG’s strategy to bring private investment into the aviation sector and the group’s overall development plan to support Bahrain’s Economic Vision 2030.
HE Mohammed stated: “The airport hotel is an important element of the new terminal, especially for transit passengers. It enhances the airport’s potential, especially in light of the significant growth in transit passenger traffic. The project’s contractor has made significant advancements in the construction of the hotel. We are proud to reach this agreement with GHG, which is one of the leading institutions in the Kingdom’s hospitality sector.”
Meanwhile, chairman, GHG, Farouk Almoayyed added: “We are delighted to be involved in this important national project and look forward to combining the extensive expertise of our two institutions to provide high-quality services that ensure all guests enjoy a comfortable and effortless travel experience. With an authentic Bahraini character and intimate atmosphere, the new Bahrain Airport Hotel is sure to be one of the warmest and most welcoming transit hotels in the region.”
Bahrain Airport Hotel will offer passengers a variety of accommodation types and facilities, including 17 family rooms, 24 standard rooms, and 17 compact rooms, as well as a dedicated gym for men and women.