Accor and Twenty 14 Holding are working closely together to further develop the dining offering at the hotel with six experiences.
The combined business will act as a standalone entity comprising 73 hotels under 12 brands, including the Hoxton and Mama Shelter, and more than 150 restaurants and bars.
Staycations are proving to be quite popular since the ease of restrictions, especially in the UAE which was one of the first countries to ease both internal travel and international travel.
The properties will share the location with the port of Djibouti, strategically located at the crossroads of business shipping routes.
A marriage between the two firms would propel them far ahead of U.S. rival Marriott by number of hotel rooms, with over 1.6 million between the two.
The partnership has been signed ahead of AlUla’s official opening to the world as a year-round destination in October 2020.
Akkari comes to Alwadi Hotel with more than 15 years’ experience at some of the world’s most recognized luxury properties.
Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, has strengthened its portfolio in Jordan to nine properties with the opening of the Mövenpick Hotel Amman today. This follows the Group’s takeover and re-brand of an existing 218-key property in the Kingdom’s vibrant capital, which has undergone a refurbishment in line with Mövenpick...
As part of the STR 500, the company released the top 50 companies and brands in the Middle East during Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC) in RAK.