Nine Rotana properties slated for this year
With a robust pipeline of 43 hotels and 11,455 rooms in 13 countries, Rotana continues to pursue its aggressive expansion plans. The company is gearing up to open nine new properties in 2018. Properties that opened earlier this year included Al Bandar Rotana, and Al Bandar Arjaan by Rotana (280 keys) Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas, Abu Dhabi (327 keys and 13 villas), Pearl Rotana Capital Centre, Abu Dhabi (315 keys), Centro Westside, Istanbul (152 keys); Westside Arjaan by Rotana, Istanbul (153 keys). vhotels set to be launched in Q3 2018 include: Centro Salama, Jeddah, KSA (189 keys); and Beach Arjaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi (326 keys). In Q4 2018, Rotana will open Centro Olaya, Riyadh, KSA that will add 156 keys. In the UAE alone, properties with a total of 4,125 keys are under various stages of development. Rotana also announced the signing of a new management agreement in the capital of Egypt at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2018. The agreement for a new 200room, 5-star hotel in New Cairo City will bring the company’s total inventory in the country to 726 keys.