ONE&ONLY BAHRAIN TO WELCOME HAKKASAN TO BAHRAIN
ONE&ONLY BAHRAIN TO WELCOME HAKKASAN TO BAHRAIN
United Arab Emirates: (8 September 2015) Kerzner International Holdings Limited and Sevens Holding have announced a partnership with global hospitality leader, Hakkasan Group, to open a Hakkasan restaurant at the new One&Only resort opening in Seef, Bahrain.
“We are very pleased to be welcoming Hakkasan to One&Only Bahrain and know our guests will truly appreciate being able to enjoy this world-class experience,” comments Mark DeCocinis, President and Chief Operating Officer, One&Only Resorts. “Hakkasan is the perfect fit for appealing to the desires of our discerning global guests who expect a variety of only the best dining experiences.”
Located on the resort’s enviable private beachfront, Hakkasan at One&Only Bahrain will offer guests a world-class experience overseen by Michelin-starred International Executive Chef, Ho Chee Boon. The Hakkasan menu takes a modern approach to authentic Cantonese cuisine, using the finest ingredients and expert techniques to create timeless yet innovative signature dishes.
“We are delighted to be partnering with One&Only in Bahrain to open our 12th Hakkasan restaurant,” said Nick McCabe, President of Hakkasan Group. “One&Only shares many of the same philosophies that we hold such as providing unrivalled and memorable experiences to guests, which we look forward to introducing with Hakkasan to One&Only Bahrain.”
“Following the global success of Hakkasan, we are thrilled to be introducing the world-renowned restaurant group to One&Only Bahrain,” commented Mohamed Al Kayed, Chief Executive Officer, Sevens Holding. “We are committed to having the best partners internationally, regionally and locally to provide the best experiences for guests of One&Only Bahrain.”
With approximately 175 luxurious guest rooms, suites and villas, world-class dining and retail options, One&Only Bahrain is set to become a destination for both business and leisure. The property will be strategically located in Seef, on the northwestern coast of Bahrain, and will command an enviable private beachfront. The resort will offer easy accessibility as it is in close proximity to the main transport artery of Bahrain. In addition, King Fahd Causeway connects with the highway for easy access from Saudi Arabia.
Like all properties within the One&Only collection, One&Only Bahrain will place an emphasis on privacy with a variety of accommodation including exclusive luxury villas that are perfect for large families. The resort will showcase Bahrain’s rich history and reflect the local culture with a design appeal to attract the contemporary traveller seeking ultimate luxury. The stylish resort will also be home to boutiques with the world’s leading brands, offering the very latest in retail indulgence. As with all One&Only properties, this resort will offer innovative programming for families with children whilst carefully preserving space for adults only. Guests will also have access to a host of unique sporting and entertainment facilities on-site.
One of the main features of the project is a one hectare man-made lagoon around which extensive banquet and function venues will cater to family entertainment, weddings, and business events.
Set in some of the most beautiful locations in the world, each award-winning One&Only resort offers guests a distinctive style and personality borne of its local culture, a genuine hospitality and a lively energy that is unparalleled. These nine properties include the iconic One&Only Reethi Rah in the Maldives; One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius; One&Only Royal Mirage and One&Only The Palm in Dubai; One&Only Ocean Club in The Bahamas; One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico; One&Only Cape Town in South Africa and One&Only Hayman Island on The Great Barrier Reef and Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley in Australia.
About One&Only Resorts
Created exclusively for the ultra-luxury market, One&Only Resorts are conceived as hallmarks of excellence. Set in some of the most beautiful locales in the world, each award-winning resort offers guests a distinctive style and personality borne of its local culture, a genuine hospitality and a lively energy that is unrivalled. These properties include One&Only Reethi Rah in the Maldives; One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius; One&Only Royal Mirage and One&Only The Palm in Dubai; One&Only Ocean Club in The Bahamas, One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico, One&Only Cape Town in South Africa and One&Only Hayman Island, Great Barrier Reef and Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley in The Blue Mountains in Australia. One&Only has also announced plans to develop and operate five new One&Only resorts, in Sanya, Hainan, China, in Montenegro, which will be the first property for the collection in Europe, Bahrain and two new resorts in Mexico. More information on One&Only is available at oneandonlyresorts.com
About Hakkasan Group
Hakkasan Group is a worldwide hospitality company with establishments located across the United States, Europe, Middle East, and Asia. Its name is taken from its Michelin star restaurant that set the high-level standard for the group’s collection of diverse brands. Its ‘brand first’ philosophy builds restaurant, nightlife, daylife and soon-to-be hotel concepts into world-class lifestyle brands, all with a focus on service, design, innovation, and experience. For more information, visit hakkasangroup.com.
About Sevens Holding
Sevens Holding SPC was established in April 2011 to cater to the different segments of the private sector and to tap the opportunities that arise through the vital industries of the Kingdom.
The company thrives on being innovative, creative, efficient and effective it all its dealings ranging from a wide variety of business operations domestically and internationally. With a positive outlook and high ambitions Sevens Holding SPC aims at having a well-diversified portfolio of assets as well as a strong consolidated financial position.
Kerzner International Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, is a leading international developer and operator of destination resorts, ultra-luxury hotels and residences and innovative entertainment and gaming experiences. Kerzner’s flagship brand Atlantis includes Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai, a 1,500-room, water-themed resort on The Palm overlooking the Arabian Sea and mainland Dubai; and in development: Atlantis, Sanya Hainan in China and The Royal Atlantis Resort and Residences in Dubai. Under the One&Only brand, Kerzner manages nine of the top-rated luxury resort properties in the world, located in The Bahamas, Mexico, Mauritius, the Maldives, South Africa, Dubai and Australia, and has an additional five One&Only resorts in development. Additionally, Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, a 500-room destination golf and casino resort in Morocco, is also operated by Kerzner. For more information concerning Kerzner and its operating subsidiaries, visit kerzner.com.