Swiss-Belhotel to open four new hotels in GCC
Leading global international hospitality company Swiss-Belhotel International is set to open four new hotels in the GCC during the first half of 2020.
The new properties are located in Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain. The first of these – Swiss-Belboutique Bneid Al Gar Kuwait – opened recently to mark the group’s debut in the country as well as the brand’s entry in the region.
Gavin M. Faull, the company’s chairman and president, said: “Swiss-Belhotel International’s growth and performance are testament to the strength of our compelling brands. We are delivering on our commitments to owners and guests and are thrilled to enter new destinations in the GCC at this existing time when the region is all set to witness some of the biggest events in history.”
Laurent A. Voivenel, senior vice president, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India added: “We are excited to expand our footprint further in the region with such stunning properties. Responding to the evolving preferences and lifestyle of travellers, our new hotels have been designed to offer unique and memorable experiences.
“We are confident our distinct hospitality, powerful global network and efficient management of resources will drive outstanding value for our owners and guests.”
All four hotels are centrally located in dynamic neighbourhoods. The Swiss-Belboutique Bneid Al Gar Kuwait (* hotel name in bold text) is a trendy 4-star lifestyle property superbly located across the street on Kuwait City’s beachfront promenade overlooking the magnificent Kuwait Bay and just 18km from Kuwait International Airport.
The hotel boasts seven different types of spacious guestrooms, as well as an open-air swimming pool, state-of-the-art fitness centre, well-equipped business centre, all-day-dining international restaurant, speciality restaurant, trendy lobby café, conference room and a private rooftop terrace for special occasions and celebrations.
Swiss-Belinn Muscat, Oman, (* hotel name in bold text) opening by the end of February, enjoys an outstanding location within 10 minutes of the Muscat International Airport. Defined by youthful and fresh vibes, it is a contemporary 3-star hotel featuring 128 well-appointed rooms. Swiss-Belinn Muscat offers guests a wide range of facilities including excellent dining, meeting and co-working spaces.
Grand Swiss-Belresort Seef Bahrain, (* hotel name in bold text) due to open in Q2 of 2020, is a luxurious 5-star centrally located in the Kingdom. The property features 193 uniquely-designed rooms and suites where elegance meets contemporary style. Facilities include a choice of dining experiences, three meeting rooms and a stunning ballroom, salon, spa, health club and outdoor swimming pool.
Swiss-Belsuites Admiral, (*hotel name in bold text) opening in Q2 of 2020, is a modern 4-star hotel located in the heart of Juffair in Bahrain on the American Alley directly opposite the US Navy base and 10km from Bahrain International Airport. Guests can enjoy diverse dining experiences at the hotel with two signature speciality restaurants, an all-day dining outlet, a bar and a lobby café. Its facilities also include a contemporary meeting room equipped with the latest audio-visual technology.