(04 Mar 2022, 11:59 +07)
IHG has expanded its portfolio of hotels in the
Middle East with the opening of the InterContinental Ras Al
Khaimah Mina Al Arab Resort & Spa, the first property for the
luxury brand in the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.
Located on the shoreline of Hayat
Island, just a 45-minute drive from Dubai International Airport
(DXB), the resort features 351 sea facing rooms, suites and
private pool villas; almost 1,000 sqm of event and meeting space;
a large infinity pool; kid’s club and six F&B outlets.
InterContinental Ras Al Khaimah Mina Al Arab Resort & Spa
InterContinental has a
dedicated check-in area and provides guests access to the exclusive Club
InterContinental Lounge which has a private pool and features a la
carte breakfasts, afternoon teas and a range of evening cocktails
crafted by the on-site mixologist.
The resort also has a spa with a traditional
Turkish Hammam and an extensive health club with a separate fitness studio, outdoor
tennis court, and segregated male and female saunas to
relax in after. The spa is scheduled to open in April.
Haitham Mattar, IHG’s Managing Director India, Middle
East and Africa, said, “InterContinental Hotels & Resorts have been
pioneering luxury travel in new destinations for over 75 years and
the undiscovered destination of Ras Al Khaimah couldn’t be more
perfect for a new, best-in-class InterContinental resort. Ras Al
Khaimah’s reputation has grown internationally and has put the
Emirate on the world travel map. Its focus on heritage, cultural
and adventure activities has a strong appeal to domestic and also
international visitors. We look forward to welcoming guests to
this exquisite property and offer a level of bespoke hospitality
that is befitting of the region.”