Vision Hotels eyes regional expansion

Tue 12 Jul 2011 08:39 AM GST
Abu Dhabi-based hotel apartment operator says it is in talks to expand its portfolio in Dubai and Doha.

Abu Dhabi-based Vision Hotels plans to expand its network of furnished apartments to Dubai and Qatar, its general manager has said.

The hotel operator, which currently manages three properties in Abu Dhabi, said it planned to open up to five new properties this year.

“We have a few [new] properties in the pipeline,” Richard Haddad told Arabian Business TV. “Signed and ongoing we have five…we believe we are getting into eight in the next two years.

“We also have considerations [for expansion] in the region. We’ve been in discussion with Dubai and with Qatar in Doha as well,” he added.