Dubai can cope with glut of new hotels, says top exec

The boss of the company launching Dubai?s latest resort has said the city can accommodate the slew of hospitality projects coming on the market.

Abdulla Bin Sulayem, who heads family business Seven Tides, said in an interview published in Arabian Business that although Dubai has grown exponentially over the past decade with dozens of new hotels, research showed there was room for further growth.

Seven Tides is set to launch the 293-room Anantara Dubai Palm Jumeirah Resort and Spa on Sunday, marking the 17th new hotel opening in Dubai since June last year.

When it welcomes its first guests, it will bring to 604 the number of establishments in the emirate, which already boasts some 81,500 rooms.

via Dubai can cope with glut of new hotels, says top exec – Travel & Hospitality – ArabianBusiness.com.

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