Rixos Hotels is launching Rixos Residences Palm Jumeirah Dubai
Opening scheduled for December 2011
Rixos Hotels has announced the launch of Rixos Residences Palm Jumeirah, a combined hotel and residence project in Dubai. Located in the most prestigious part of Palm Island, frequently referred to as the “eighth wonder of the world”, Rixos Residences Palm Jumeirah will open to the public in December 2011.
The project signifies the arrival of Rixos Hotels in the UAE and the region. Mr. Fettah Tamince, Chairman of Rixos Hotels stated: “It has been the vision and mission of Rixos Hotels to become a global player in the hotel arena.” Tamince continued: “Middle Eastern markets have always presented an invaluable investment opportunity for developing countries like Turkey and as a major hotel brand, we concentrate on key hotel and residence projects. We are thrilled to seal our presence in the region concurrently with our 10th year anniversary with an exclusive 5star project such as the Rixos Residences Palm Jumeirah Dubai.”
The hotel section of Rixos Residences Palm Jumeirah consists of 204 rooms. The project footprint which neighbours H.H. Sheikh Mohammad Al Maktoum's Palace and Sofouh Road, has an indoor area covering only 30% of the total available land. The remaining 70% is dedicated to gardens and a stunning beach promenade area. The hotel will feature contemporary style enriched characteristic Middle Eastern influences such as wide public areas, internal courtyards and terraces, reminiscent of the region’s traditional architecture.
The residence section boasts 112 flats, offering various options such as 2-3 bedroom residences as well as 4-5 bedroom detached villas with gardens, accompanied by impressive roof gardens on the seventh floor that encircle the buildings.
The Residential Block and the dual Hotel Block form a striking foliage shape in spirit with the Palm theme.
Rixos Hotels, established in 2000, is one of the world’s fastest growing, luxury hotel chains. Dedicated to offering traditional Turkish hospitality and a unique spa experience in the finest surroundings and luxury ambience, the Antalya based group currently owns and operates 8 premium resorts & villas and 5 city hotels in countries as diverse as Turkey, Croatia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Libya and now Dubai.
The Rixos portfolio of exceptional properties is sited in prime and historic locations. With more than 6,000 staff serving 12 properties, the Rixos Hotels have developed an innovative guest experience that blends the best of the new and old. Designed to offer a unique luxury long stay experience, the Rixos villas are beautifully furnished. Tailor-made service with private butler and concierge is the ultimate choice of the world’s most distinguished travelers. At the heart of every Rixos hotel is a revitalizing Wellness and Spa Center with anauthentic Turkish Hammam, offering a unique spa treatment, menu and atmosphere.
Known for their hospitality, attentive personalized service and fine cuisine, Rixos Hotels received global recognition and top ratings from distinguished specialist professional bodies such as the American Five Star Diamond Award, Conde Nast, and Great Hotels of the World. The group is pleased to be the leisure hotel of choice for discerning specialist travel and tour operators.
Rixos Hotels is continuing its rapid growth with particular focus on Eastern and Middle Europe, the Mediterranean Coasts, North Africa and the Arabian Gulf region. The group’s vision and mission is to become a brand leader in the premium global hospitality industry.
For more information about the company, please visit www.rixos.com