Rotana, one of the leading hotel management companies in the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe, will showcase several of its recent and upcoming openings during the high-profile exhibition Arabian Travel Market (ATM) including Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas - a luxurious five-star hotel in Abu Dhabi set to open in the fourth quarter of 2017 on Saadiyat Beach, a nine-kilometre stretch of pristine white sand on the sprawling Saadiyat Island. Featuring 354 upscale rooms and suites in addition to 13 private beach villas, the luxury resort will be the 15th Rotana property to open in the UAE capital.

Rotana wrapped up a successful 2016 during which the company cemented its leadership position in the region with 7 new openings to expand its operating portfolio to 55 properties. With no less than 49 properties currently under development, the company remains on track to achieve its goal of operating 100 properties by 2020.

Rotana is gearing up to open 17 new properties within the next two years. Properties opening in Q3 2017 include Centro Waha, Riyadh, KSA (290 keys); Sundus Rotana, Muscat, Oman (215 keys). Those launching in Q4 2017 include: Centro WestSide - Istanbul, Turkey (152 keys); Centro Salama, Jeddah, KSA (189 keys),  Al Bandar Rotana and Al Bandar Arjaan by Rotana, Dubai, UAE (280 keys), Centro Olaya, Riyadh, KSA (156 keys); Centro Corniche, Al Khobar, KSA (253 keys); Pearl Rotana, Abu Dhabi, UAE (315 keys); Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas, Abu Dhabi, UAE (340 keys).  In Q1 2018, we will launch Rayhaan Imam Reza by Rotana, Mashhad, Iran (272 keys), Arjaan WestSide by Rotana, Istanbul, Turkey (153 keys) and Dar Es Salam Rotana, Tanzania (256 keys).  In Q2 2018 we will open Sulaymaniyah Rotana, Kurdistan, Iraq (240 keys) In Q3 2018, we will introduce Beach Arjaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi, UAE (326 keys). In Q4 2018 we will open Al Jaddaf Rotana in Dubai, UAE (338 keys).

Al Bandar Rotana, Dubai – Opening Q1 2018

Al Bandar Rotana is set in the heart of Dubai’s business district, on Dubai Creek and high-end shopping malls. This five-star property will feature 190 luxurious rooms, four dining outlets, swimming pool, Bodylines Fitness and Wellness Centre, sauna, steam rooms and massage room. 

Al Bandar Arjaan by Rotana, Dubai – Opening Q1 2018

Situated adjacent to Al Bandar Arjaan by Rotana, Al Bandar Arjaan by Rotana is just a short drive from Dubai Airport and in close proximity to the shopping districts of the city. Featuring 90 modern and cosy rooms, conference facilities, fitness centre and a choice of four dining outlets, Al Bandar Arjaan by Rotana is set to become a sought-after property for both business and leisure travellers.

Pearl Rotana, Abu Dhabi – Opening Q1 2018

Pearl Rotana, located within the Capital Centre development, is the perfect base for business travellers, with its unparalleled location close to the National Exhibition Centre and only 20 minutes from Abu Dhabi International Airport. The property will feature extensive luxury facilities including 315 studio rooms and suites, four dining outlets, swimming pool, and recreation and fitness facilities. 

Centro WestSide, Turkey – Opening Q1 2018

Situated on the European side of Istanbul, in the Günesli neighbourhood, this 152-room hotel offers a prime location, within close proximity of Istanbul International Airport and commercial districts of the city. Designed with corporate guests in mind, Centro WestSide’s amenities include three dining outlets, Bodylines Fitness & Wellness Centre, indoor swimming pool, business centre, and meeting rooms. 

Centro Olaya, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – Opening Q2 2018

With its central location, guests staying at Centro Olaya will be a few minutes away from the ever-expanding business area of the city. The hotel will feature 156 spacious rooms, three dining outlets and three meeting rooms. A contemporary and stylish property, Centro Olaya will offer affordable accommodation and hospitality which the Centro brand is best known for.


Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas, Abu Dhabi – Opening Q1 2018

Located on the world-class Saadiyat Island, this five-star resort will boast a modern and elegant design, and is just a few minutes’ drive from Abu Dhabi International Airport. Ideal for both business and leisure travellers, Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas will feature 327 upscale rooms and suites, 13 beach villas, a private stretch of beach and large conference facilities. Guests will have a choice of eight dining outlets serving a wide range of cuisine and access to the Bodylines Fitness & Wellness Centre. 


Centro Salama, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – Opening Q2 2018

Alongside Centro Shaheen, this is Rotana’s second property under the Centro brand to open in the heart of Jeddah. Centro Salama is located just minutes from premium shopping centres, national embassies and business districts. The hotel features 189 rooms and suites, Bodylines Fitness & Wellness Club, swimming pool and extensive meeting facilities.


Centro Corniche, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia – Opening Q3 2018

Offering an impressive location, this Centro hotel sits on the Al Khobar Corniche and boasts unobstructed views of the sea. Featuring 253 rooms and suites, Centro Corniche’s amenities are specifically geared to the needs of the travelling executive including well-appointed meeting rooms, three dining outlets, gymnasium and swimming pool.


WestSide Arjaan by Rotana, Turkey – Opening Q1 2018

Connected to Centro WestSide, this Arjaan property will include 153 fully-furnished hotel apartments, three dining outlets, recreation and fitness facilities including a swimming pool – ideal for business travellers and holidaymakers alike. Located in the highly sought-after Günesli neighbourhood, guests will be able to enjoy all the benefits of the surrounding conveniences including shops, restaurants and a vibrant café culture

Dar Es Salam Rotana, Tanzania – Opening Q2 2018

Located on Mansfield Street – Sokoine Drive, the hotel will offer 193 well-appointed standard rooms and 63 fully-furnished hotel apartments. Rotana’s first property in Tanzania will feature an all-day dining, Chinese and Pool Bar restaurants. Ideal for business & leisure travellers, Dar Es Salam Rotana will include conference facilities, swimming pool, kids club, Bodylines Fitness & Wellness Centre, treatment rooms, sauna and steam.


Imam Reza Rayhaan by Rotana, Mashhad, Iran – Opening Q3 2018

The first Rotana property to open in Iran, as part of the Rayhaan brand, this five-star hotel is located in Mashhad. Guests will be conveniently located next to the city’s main cultural attractions including the shrine of Imam Reza. The hotel will feature 272 rooms and suites, and a modern design that complements the values of Islamic culture



Beach Arjaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi – Opening Q2 2018

Sitting next to the Beach Rotana resort, Beach Arjaan by Rotana is mere minutes from the capital’s cultural heartbeat Saadiyat Island, the new Central Business District and the Corniche, offering guests easy and convenient access to popular shopping malls, cinemas and multiple tourist attractions. The property will feature 326 well-appointed apartments, dining outlets, conference facilities, swimming pool, kids club, tennis courts, Zen Spa, and Bodylines Fitness & Wellness Centre.


Al Jaddaf Rotana, Dubai Opening Q4 2018

Located in Dubai's commercial district, this contemporary hotel is a 9-minute walk from the nearest train station, 7 km from The Dubai Fountain and 9 km from Dubai International Airport. The 5-star property will include 320 lodgings ranging from standard rooms to three bedroom apartments. Al Jaddaf Rotana will feature dining outlets, conference facilities, swimming pool, Bodylines Fitness & Wellness Centre, treatment rooms, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam.