The largest hotel in the Gulf and the Middle East in terms of number of rooms was launched in Dubai. The Yasat Gloria is considered an integrated city as it contains 1019 suits and can accommodate more than 3,000 people at one time. The hotel offers its guests high quality residence services and an international restaurant which provides Arabic, western and eastern cuisines as well as shopping , sport and fitness facilities.
The hotel was opened by HE Ali Hamil bin Khadim Al Ghaith Al Qubaisi, Chairman of Al Ghaith Holding Company, HE Dr Ghaith bin Hamil bin Khadim Al Ghaith, Vice-Chairman of Al Ghaith Holding Company, Mr. Antoine Sayegh, President of Gloria Hotel Management Company, Mr.Hesham Murad the Vice President of Gloria Hotel Management Company Mr. Freddy Farid, Cluster General Manager of Gloria Hotels and a number of UAE public figures.
HE Dr. Ghaith Hamil bin Khadim Al Ghaith, said, “The huge project is another milestone in the UAE’s hospitality scene, which contributes to supporting the development process in the country and fostering the efforts that seek to help Dubai host EXPO 2020.”
He explained, “There are 1019 new suits in Yassat Gloria Hotel Apartments that are added to another 1010 suits to make the total number of Gloria company 2029 suits.”
“With this, the Group is the largest hotel company in the Gulf and the Middle East in terms of number of hotel suits which cater for the market’s growing needs,” Al Ghaith said. “The new project consists of a 41-storey tower and also Gloria Hotel 41 storey tower, and can accommodate up to 6,000 guests at one time,” he added.
From his side Antoine Sayegh, President of Gloria Hotel Management Company, said, “The company, since its establishment in 2006, follows a mission that aims at creating a new generation in industry and management.” He explained, “The Gloria Hotels are the best places for the Arabian conservative families. The Hotel offers five star services at four star rates. It provides its guests with luxurious rooms, hospitality 24 services and free internet.”
“Dubai Gloria Hotel is one of the largest hotels in Dubai in terms of space and diversity of high quality services that cater for the modern family needs and their different tastes and ages,” he added.
He said, “The Hotel guests enjoy a tranquil time, full of fun, entertainment and relaxation. They can enjoy as well the numerous fitness, sport and shopping facilities of the hotel along with meeting and party halls.”
“We relied on specialized researches that helped us adding innovative details to the Hotel. Businessmen and families can find all their needs in the Hotel. For example, guests can have lessons in swimming, karate and judo as well as football, volleyball, basketball, and ballet. Children can also enjoy their time at the Child Club which consists of a number of sections that can help children in their learning and development. A nursery is also available that can host baby who will be attended by expert nannies. Guests can also enjoy Ayurvedic unique medicinal and relaxation service,” he added.
The integrated modern gym, available in the hotel, can help businessmen enjoy their time and relax preparing themselves for business meetings in one of the numerous meetings halls available in the hotel as well.
“We provided a number of services that appeal to all categories of people such as the supermarket at the entrance of the hotel, a male and female hair dressing shops, a souvenir shop, and other outlets for clothes, sweets and jewelry. Gloria Hotel Group plans for more expansion into the other emirates, with ‘Gloria Arabian Plus’ in Abu Dhabi, and will expand into the GCC, some of the Middle East countries and Malaysia,” Al Ghaith concluded.
From his side, Freddy Farid, Cluster General Manager of Gloria Hotels, said, “All those working in Yassat Gloria Hotel Apartments have the ‘live elegantly’ vision, which is the concept that Gloria Hotel Management Company instills and boosts.”
Yasat Gloria contains luxurious high end flats with four different designs: The Californian, modern, Arabic and classic. The flats include living rooms, LCD TV’s and equipped kitchens. Every flat has all what the family might need like dining table, washing machine, iron, and free internet. Yassat Gloria has a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna as well as state of the art sport club that includes a sophisticated sport hall, and squash, basketball, ad volleyball courts.
The project is located on the strategic Sheikh Zayed Road which links main areas of the city. It is conveniently located near the major shopping centers and the Metro station which can link Gloria Hotel and Yassat Gloria Hotel Apartments to all touristic attractions in the emirate. The Hotel includes a huge elegant lobby, restaurant and café. There is also an 8-storey parking building that can accommodate 1 thousand vehicles.
“The Hotel overlooks the Arabian Gulf, Bur Al Arab and Burj Khalifa, the highest skyscraper in the world, the Palm Island, and the world Islands,” Mr Farid concluded.