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Anantara hotel to open in Dubai's Culture Village in 2018

Thai-based Minor Hotel Group announces partnership with Dubai Properties to launch luxury brand

Anantara hotel to open in Dubai's Culture Village in 2018

Thai-based Minor Hotel Group (MHG) on Wednesday announced a partnership with Dubai Properties to develop a new Anantara to open in Dubai in early 2018.

Anantara Dubai Creek Hotel will be located in Culture Village, which is currently under development by Dubai Properties.

Located on the waterfront and with a contemporary design, the new Anantara hotel will be one of the first luxury hotels in Culture Village.

The property will comprise 290 guest rooms, a rooftop pool, a spa and a range of restaurants, bars and retail outlets. The hotel will also boast waterfront views from its ballroom and conference facilities.

Dillip Rajakarier, CEO Minor Hotel Group, said: “With a well established and well known portfolio of hotels and resorts in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, further growing our footprint in the UAE is of key strategic importance to Minor Hotel Group.

"We are therefore very pleased to partner with Dubai Properties to develop an Anantara hotel in the impressive new Culture Village destination, and we look forward to a strong alliance going forward.”

Mohammed Al Habbai, chief officer of urban planning and infrastructure at Dubai Properties Group added: “This is part of a growing portfolio of hotels for DP which we will develop in key areas of Dubai, and we are proud to be partnering with Minor Hotel Group to bring the iconic Anantara brand to Culture Village.”

Minor Hotel Group (MHG) is a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 126 hotels and serviced suites in operation under the Anantara, AVANI, Per AQUUM, Oaks, Tivoli, Elewana, Marriott, Four Seasons, St Regis and Minor International brands.

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