RAK-based Al Hamra partners with Deutsche Hospitality to open 2 hotels

By Arya M Nair, Official Reporter
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Al Hamra, the leading lifestyle developer and investment company in Ras Al Khaimah, has partnered with the renowned German hospitality management group, Deutsche Hospitality.

The partnership brings the German hospitality brands to Ras Al Khaimah for the first time to further boost RAK’s hospitality sector. Al Hamra will open Al Hamra Residences and Al Hamra Village Hotel under a white label agreement with both properties to be rebranded as Steigenberger Residences and MAXX, respectively, by Deutsche Hospitality following an extensive renovation.

Al Hamra Residences will feature 143 residences, including studio apartments to five-bedroom penthouses. With serene views of the green 18-hole championship Al Hamra Golf Course and the Arabian Gulf, the destination will offer visitors direct beach access. It will also offer a number of food and beverage (F&B) options and leisure facilities.

Al Hamra Village Hotel will include 219 rooms and suites spread across 52 villas in addition to several leisure facilities for families, restaurants and a European pub.

Benoy Kurien
Benoy Kurien
Group CEO
Al Hamra

“Since inception, Al Hamra has focused on strengthening not just the property landscape of the Emirate but also contributed significantly to building a robust hospitality infrastructure that serves the requirements of guests from around the world. We are happy to welcome Deutsche Hospitality to Ras Al Khaimah. Our partnerships with global hospitality firms is a strong testament to the attractiveness of Ras Al Khaimah as a business hub and its growing reputation as a leading tourism destination.”

Both hotels are located in the award-winning Al Hamra Village, the only fully integrated residential and tourism destination in the UAE by Al Hamra. Al Hamra Village also is home to iconic hotels such as Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, Ritz Carlton Al Hamra Beach and the upcoming Sofitel Al Hamra.

Other attractions include the Al Hamra Golf Club, a DP World Tour host venue, Al Hamra Marina & Yacht Club, a co-working space, an international school, a shopping mall and an array of multi-cuisine F&B outlets among others.

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