The appointment confirms Barceló’s growth strategy to expand the company footprint across the region over the next years.
This hotel marks the 75th La Quinta property to open since Wyndham acquired the brand in 2018. It adds 100 rooms to the inventory.
The five-star property brings 410 suites and villas, in addition to meeting halls, vast F&B options, and various leisure facilities.
The resort provides guests with a whole host of water sports, a private beach and a large infinity pool alongside a children’s club.
One of the main objectives in his new role will be to reinforce the hotel as a renowned culinary and lifestyle destination.
The five-star hotel will feature 545 rooms and an accompanying unique beach club, and will welcome guests as of the 18th of February.
Scheduled to open in 2022, the towers are set to be the ‘hospitality icon of the 21st Century’ and will host the first Fairmont & Raffles Lusail Hotel & Residences in Qatar.
Péan joined Kempinski in 2012, as GM at Kempinski Hotel Qingdao. He has over 30 years of experience in the luxury hospitality field.
A seasoned hotelier with more than 25 years of experience, he now leads the overall operations of the group’s three hotels in Dubai.
The hotel also features 246 rooms and suites, as well as 84 beach villas and the signature Arabian village with 31 villas.