Hospitality group Accor and real estate firm Al Hamra have partnered to develop a luxury Sofitel beachfront resort in Ras Al Khaimah.

Set to open in 2023, Sofitel Al Hamrah Beach Resort will be the brand’s first property in the Northern Emirates.

The resort will be strategically located at the heart of the Al Hamra integrated tourism destination, offering its guests direct access to a range of hospitality and leisure offerings, which include Al Hamra Golf Club’s s championship 18-hole golf course, Al Hamra Marina and Yacht Club, Al Hamra International Exhibition and Conference Centre (AHIECC) and Al Hamra Mall.

Once open, the property will offer 300 rooms, suites and villas with views of the gardens, the golf course or the sea, a private beach, and six restaurants serving a variety of global cuisines.