Gearing up for opening in future are hotels in Oman, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Egypt, with 120-area Oman hotel coming up close to the Muscat International Airport.
Laurent A Voivenel, senior vice president, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India for Swiss-Belhotel International, mentioned, “We have ten new openings lined up this year and the subsequent in addition to a series of projects below improvement.
“This will not only add some fantastic hotels to our portfolio but will allow us to penetrate new destinations such as Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait and Egypt while growing our presence in existing territories. In addition, it marks the debut of some of our brands that will be available in the region for the first time ranging from luxury five-star to mid-market segments.”
The hotels coming up below the Swiss-Belhotel International banner are Swiss-Belinn Airport Muscat, Oman Grand Swiss-Belresort Seef, Bahrain Swiss-Belresidences Juffair, Bahrain Swiss-Belhotel al Aziziyah Makkah, Saudi Arabia Swiss-Belboutique Tahlia, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Swiss-Belhotel Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Swiss-Belresidences al Sharq, Kuwait Swiss-Belboutique Bneid al Gar, Kuwait, Swiss-Belresort Battersea, North Coast, Egypt, and Swiss-Belhotel and Suites Asmarat, Cairo, Egypt.
Swiss-Belhotel had entered into a management agreement with Al Salaam International Hotel of Oman in March this year to operate Swiss-Belinn Airport Muscat. Expected to open in 2019, the 3-star hotel enjoys close proximity to Muscat International Airport and is equipped with 120 regular rooms and ten varieties of suites.
Voivenel added, “The hospitality landscape is creating at a fast pace and we are keen to take benefit of this huge chance. Our aim is to position Swiss-Belhotel International as the greatest option to blue chip organizations providing superior returns, unbeatable worth and unforgettable experiences. One of the most essential differentiators of Swiss-Belhotel International is our award-winning service.
“The essence of our brands revolves around the heritage of Swiss hospitality with the passion and service of Asia, and our hotels deliver on this promise. Therefore, passion and professionalism are the core of our brand culture. Our philosophy is to work hand-in-hand with our owners and business partners to maximise the financial returns and exceed the expectations of our guests, investors and associates.”
Information Source: Muscat Daily