Published on : Wednesday, January 29, 2014
As the international tourist influx to Dubai witness a steep upsurge, the hospitality industry is also having a roll. In a recent media statement, HMH (Hospitality Management Holdings) announced a management agreement with Corp Al Khoory Hotel in Al Barsha which will soon be a new 228 room luxury hotel for global travelers.
The Corp Al Khoory hotel is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2016. Owing to its position in Dubai and the world class features and facilities it promises to provide, the Corp Al Khoory Hotel in Al Barsha is set to take the hospitality industry in Dubai by surprise.
According to Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing the number of international visitors grew by almost 9.8 per cent year-on-year to surpass 7.9 million visitors in first nine months of 2013, driving demand for hotels in the city. Dubai’s Tourism Vision for 2020 is to double its annual visitor numbers from 10 million in 2012 to 20 million in 2020.
Laurent A. Voivenel, CEO of HMH, said: “We are thrilled to have an opportunity to operate another fantastic hotel in Dubai for Mohammed Tayyeb Khoory and Sons. We are delighted to build on our strong relationship with the Al Khoory family for whom we already manage two superb properties namely Coral Al Khoory Hotel Apartments – Dubai and Corp Executive Al Khoory Hotel – Al Wasl and are truly grateful to them for having given us this latest project. Their exceptional experience in developing quality hotels will help us deliver yet another fabulous address for travellers to Dubai.”
Laurent added: “The hotel enjoys a prime location and is being designed to provide customers a value proposition they have come to expect from the Corp brand. The hotel’s contemporary style and mix of leisure and business services and amenities will serve to attract both families and corporate guests.”