The opening of the new Taj hotel in 2022 will bring the company’s inventory to more than 1,000 keys in the city …
India’s largest hotel company, The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), announced the signing of a new Taj hotel at Deira Creek in Dubai in partnership with Ithra Dubai LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD). The new Taj Hotel is a Greenfield project slated to open in early 2022 and will be part of Deira Waterfront Development, one of Dubai’s most significant rejuvenation projects. An urban oasis, the hotel will have approximately 200 spacious guest rooms and suites with a selection of cantilevered over water rooms with panoramic waterfront views. The hotel will include restaurants open all year round. daytime and specialty restaurants, bar and lounge, banquet facilities and spa.
“The Middle East is an important market for IHCL. Said Mr. Puneet Chhatwal, Managing Director and CEO of The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL). “We are honored to partner with Ithra Dubai for this new hotel in Deira, the historic and cultural center of Dubai. IHCL has a long tradition of managing renowned hotels with rich heritage ties around the world.
Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Issam Galadari, Managing Director of Ithra Dubai LLC, said: “We are delighted to partner with The Indian Hotels Company Limited and look forward to working with them to bring the iconic Taj brand to Deira Waterfront Development. . to Dubai.”
Deira is a culturally rich and vibrant part of Dubai that has been part of a major international trade route since time immemorial. Some of Deira’s popular attractions include the Spice Bazaar, Gold Souk, Women’s Museum, Heritage House, and Dubai Dolphinarium.
IHCL also operates the Taj Dubai in downtown Business Bay and has two new hotels, Taj Jumeirah Lake Towers and Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, The Palm, Dubai, which will open at the end of 2018 and 2019 respectively.
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