Jabal Omar and Jumeirah Group sign a management agreement for a new hotel in Makkah, with direct views of the Holy Mosque
Jabal Omar Development Company, the areas leading property developer and Dubai Holding, signed an agreement to develop Jabal Omar Jumeirah Makkah Hotel. And under the agreement, Jumeirah Group the world-renowned luxury hospitality brand, will manage the new four-tower hotel with stunning views within walking distance of the Holy Mosque.
This five-star hotel is located in 4 towers in phase 2 with a premium location close Al Haram will be operational in early 2019. The Jabal Omar Jumeirah Makkah Hotel will include 1,033 guest rooms along with 93 villas and will feature a variety of food and beverage offerings, meeting facilities, executive lounge, gymnasium and over 90 retail units throughout the complex.
The Hotel Commenting on the agreement, CEO of Jabal Omar Development Company, said:
“Jabal Omar Development Company is committed to offering superior, world class hospitality services in the Holy City and we are pleased to partner with Jumeirah Group for this development. We are pleased to work with an established global hospitality brand grown in our region, and look forward to fruitful cooperation with Dubai Holding to reap mutual benefit for our guests and shareholders alike.”
His Excellency Abdulla Al Habbai, Chairman of Dubai Holding, said: “Dubai Holding takes great honor in announcing the addition of this unique property to the Jumeirah Group portfolio. As the company embarks on its next phase of growth, adding such a strategic and large hotel to the portfolio is a key milestone in our ambitious international expansion strategy. Jabal Omar Jumeirah Makkah Hotel will significantly boost its growth in the coming years. It will also mark the Group’s first presence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Makkah, one of the holiest sites in the world and the highest in real estate value.
Source : Jabal Omar Development Company