Abu Dhabi-based hotel management company Rotana has said that it will open two properties in Dubai under its new Edge brand.

The announcement of the opening of Arabian Park Hotel and Damac Hills 2 Hotel was made at the three-day Future Hospitality Summit (FHS) in Dubai which concludes today.

The Arabian Park will open in October 2022 while Damac Hills 2 Hotel will do so the following month.

Arabian Park is an Edge by Rotana managed hotel located in Dubai’s Al Jaddaf district. It will feature 328 rooms that offer either a pool or city view. The newly refurbished property includes an all-day dining, as well as a Cheers Pub that serves pub food, mocktails and cocktails. A deli at the property offers a 24-hour takeaway service, while there is also a pool bar onsite. Catering to business needs, it includes two meeting rooms.

Rotana Damac Hills 2 Hotel
Rotana Damac Hills 2 Hotel

The three-star hotel is adjacent to the five-star Al Jaddaf Rotana Dubai and close to the upscale Culture Village, and is a ten-minute drive from both Dubai International Airport.

Meanwhile, the Damac Hills 2 Hotel will open in November 2022, and is located in the Akoya Oxygen community. The Edge by Rotana managed hotel will have 295 rooms. Its dining facilities include Urban Bar and Deli, a casual all-day dining café, and a pool bar too. Amenities at the three-star hotel include a gym, outdoor swimming pool, a kids pool, and three meeting rooms.

“We are excited to announce the upcoming opening of two new Edge by Rotana managed hotels in Dubai. The new properties will add 623 keys to our growing portfolio and further diversify our offering to respond to increasing demand,” said Guy Hutchinson, president and CEO of Rotana,

Rotana currently operates 71 hotels in the Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe and Türkiye which includes 10,012 keys across 36 hotels in the UAE alone. It has an immediate pipeline of nine hotels scheduled to open before the end of 2023.