Date: December 2018
Location: Deira Waterfront Development, Dubai, UAE
Name: Wyndham Deira Waterfront, Days Inn Deira Waterfront, and Super 8 Deira Waterfront – opening 2020
No. of Keys: 282, 131 & 90
Developer: The Deira Waterfront Development by Ithra Dubai, a wholly owned subsidiary of Investment Corporation of Dubai.
Also known as the Deira Enrichment Project, Ithra Dubai’s development is a mixed-use area situated along the Dubai creek in the southern part of Deira.
Communal facilities, public amenities and open spaces will create a dynamic urban community along the shores of the Dubai Creek and will deliver key commercial growth opportunities for the city.
“We are very excited to welcome Wyndham Hotels & Resorts as a partner of our flagship development in Deira,” said Issam Galadari, director of Ithra Dubai.
“Ithra Dubai’s development in Deira will enhance this busy and bustling part of Dubai, and will add to its rich tapestry woven by communities past and present.
“The collaboration with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts will bring a new dimension to the area’s hospitality services, and will elevate and facilitate new pathways for trade and business in the heart of Dubai’s commercial district.”
The rooms and suites at Wyndham Deira Waterfront will appeal to upscale travellers looking for tailored services and amenities to match, with its extensive meeting, fitness and leisure facilities, including a rooftop pool with views over the Gulf.
Days Hotel Deira Waterfront will give mid-scale travellers a fresh burst of energy with its quality rooms and suites, as well as an all-day dining restaurant and meeting facilities.
Lastly, travellers on a budget will find reasonably priced rooms at Super 8 Deira Waterfront, alongside a restaurant and café.
“The addition of three of our most iconic global brands to this important area demonstrates Wyndham Hotels & Resorts’ commitment to Dubai and the Middle East region as a whole,” said Ignace Bauwens, regional vice president for Middle East, Eurasia and Africa, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.
“Together with Ithra Dubai, we know we can preserve the heritage of the area whilst still meeting the needs of the modern traveller and contributing to growing the district’s commercial opportunity.
“Offering three very distinct hotel brands ranging from upscale to economy will also ensure the area holds great appeal for visitors to Dubai from many different source markets.”
THPT Comment: A good example of triple branding on one site, and more budget hotel beds for Dubai.
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