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Deal signed to develop two new MGallery hotels in Dubai

MGallery Dubai Business Bay and MGallery Bur Dubai will add more than 300 rooms to Dubai's inventory

Deal signed to develop two new MGallery hotels in Dubai
The Retreat Palm Dubai MGallery was the first to open in the Middle East.

MGallery has announced the signing of two agreements with Khamas Group of Investments for the opening of two upper upscale lifestyle properties in Dubai - MGallery Dubai Business Bay and MGallery Bur Dubai.

Bader Mohamed Yousuf Bukhamas, chairman of Khamas Group of Investment Companies said: “We are delighted and proud with this partnership for two hotels with MGallery, a brand within the luxury and upper upscale portfolio of AccorHotels.”

The 144-room MGallery Dubai Business Bay, set to open in 2021, will be situated adjacent to the upcoming Marasi Business Bay development.

The hotel will feature a trendy rooftop bar and restaurant, rooftop pool bar, all-day dining restaurant and executive lounge.

The 164-room MGallery Bur Dubai will open to guests in August and is part of the on-going evolution of a historically significant area of Bur Dubai. 

MGallery Bur Dubai will feature an all-day dining restaurant, three lounges, a signature restaurant by internationally acclaimed Indian celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor and two nightclub venues. The hotel will also offer an indoor heated pool and rooftop swimming pool and spa – including seven treatment rooms.

Sami Nasser, chief operating officer, Luxury Brands, AccorHotels Middle East, said: “Today marks the strategic expansion of one of our signature lifestyle concepts in the Middle East. MGallery is internationally acclaimed as a collection of storied boutique hotels, standing as a gateway for guests into another world.”

Pawan Kachroo, managing director of Khamas Group added: “The signing of these two landmark agreements showcases our strong belief in the importance of introducing personality-driven hospitality concepts to the region. MGallery embodies this unique feature and through these agreements we hope to create a storytelling hotel experience, a dynamic that is missing in the industry as a whole.”

The Retreat Palm Dubai MGallery was the first in the Middle East in addition to becoming the first wellness-focused resort in the region when it opened its doors last year.

AccorHotels has over 70 hotels in operation and in the pipeline in the UAE.

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