Dubai-based wasl hospitality and leisure, a subsidiary of wasl Asset Management Group, has announced that work is nearing completion on four of its new hotel developments – Hyatt Centric Hotel, Marriott International, Aloft Dubai Airport and Element Dubai Airport, – which will help boost its 6,885-strong hotel rooms portfolio.
Work at Hyatt Centric Hotel is progressing at a steady pace with 98 per cent completion rate. The project is being developed on a plot area of 4,122 sq m in proximity to La Mer beach, overlooking the waterfront of the Arabian Gulf.
The hotel offers 173 keys, which includes 125 king-size rooms, 26 VIP rooms, 18 twin rooms, 3 rooms for People of Determination, and a VIP suite room, said the statement from wasl.
Other key facilities at Hyatt Centric Hotel include all-day dining areas, a pool, a gymnasium as well as treatment rooms. It is expected to be operational by Q4 2021.
In addition to this, wasl hospitality is also developing a new hotel in Al Sufooh, which will be operated by Marriott International, featuring 318 rooms and with an expected completion by Q1 2022.
The company has recently completed the concrete structure of the new 30-floor skyscraper, exceeding 86% of the works, said the statement.
Work on its other two projects – the 230-room Aloft Dubai Airport and the 89-unit Element Dubai Airport, featuring furnished apartments – is in full swing and the hotels are expected to be operational in the coming months.
wasl hospitality and leisure continues to cater to the Dubai hospitality sector, with a portfolio of 6,885 hotel rooms, of which 5,301 rooms are distributed among 19 hotels and 1,584 hotel apartments among 9 hotels, it added.