UAE: Langham Hospitality Group has announced its first project carrying The Langham Hotels and Resorts brand in the United Arab Emirates.
Langham Place Downtown Dubai will be developed in partnership
with Omniyat, a Dubai-based privately-held real estate development
Located in Burj Khalifa district, Langham Place Downtown Dubai will be a US$273 million project comprising a five-star luxury hotel and serviced apartments, with a total of 438 units.
"We are pleased to partner with Langham Hospitality Group to expand our portfolio in the region by introducing a new offering in the market, in which its serviced apartments will be released for global investors as of the 13th of October. As a Dubai-based company, we are committed to contributing to the city's iconic skyline with innovative real estate concepts. The launch of Langham Place Downtown Dubai therefore complements Dubai's strategic tourism vision to annually attract 20 million visitors by 2020," said Mahdi Amjad, executive chairman and CEO of Omniyat.
Dr. Lo Ka Shui, executive chairman of Langham Hospitality Group, said: "With Omniyat's vast experience in developing luxury properties with cutting edge architecture and design, we are delighted to manage this hotel in such a premium location in this dynamic city. Through this strategic partnership with such a renowned property development leader in the Middle East, we look forward to creating a prestigious luxury lifestyle centre that will add to the iconic skyline in Dubai."