Top Dubai hotel unveils new look after $100m revamp

Refurbished rooms, new restaurants and conference facilities open at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates
Top Dubai hotel unveils new look after $100m revamp
By Staff writer
Mon 07 Dec 2015 01:47 PM

Majid Al Futtaim, the Dubai-based shopping mall, retail and leisure company, has unveiled the refurbished Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates following a AED368 million ($100 million) renovation project.

The renovation works, which started in January 2012, has seen the refurbishment of all 373 guest rooms and suites, new conference and catering facilities, the opening of three new restaurants and lounges, and the relaunch of Aspen by Kempinski, the hotel's luxury lobby lounge.

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The final phase of the renovation programme will launch 20 re-designed luxury Aspen Chalets overlooking Ski Dubai that are expected to open for guests by early 2016, the company said in a statement.

Simon Barlow, CEO of Hotels at Majid Al Futtaim Properties, said: "Connected to the award-winning Mall of the Emirates, the Kempinski Hotel is the most successful hotel investment projects for Majid Al Futtaim.

"We continue to demonstrate commitment to keep all our hotels fresh and relevant through ongoing investment, innovation and property renovation. We believe the refurbishment will not only provide our guests with a new level of experience but Dubai with a new luxury landmark."

Each guest room has also been equipped with the latest smart technology and media hubs that with the touch of an iPad, allows guests to control their television, order room service, make a restaurant reservation, book a spa treatment and access Mall of the Emirates information and promotions.

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