18th November 2014

Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Inaugurates ‘Le Royal Club’ Hotel

Dubai, UAE, November 17, 2014: Le Méridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre has proudly announced the opening of its much-awaited 197 luxury room ‘Le Royal Club.’ Forming part of its AED 450million expansion plan, the exclusive annex building was officially launched on Sunday, November 16, 2014 by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, CEO and Chairman Emirates Group and Chairman Dubai Airports.
Le Méridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre offers a modern business hotel experience while maintaining the unique charm of a tranquil resort. Spread across 38 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, the new 8-storey Le Royal Club boasts some of the largest hotel rooms in the city. Measuring a spacious 52 sqm, each room is equipped with every modern comfort and the latest in technology. Personalised check-in lounges positioned on each floor make guests feel welcome and relaxed, with the convenient facilities helping to save their precious time.
Le Royal Club, which was developed by wasl Asset Management Group, houses a rooftop pool and an exclusive Club lounge. Le Royal Club benefits are just some of the added value offerings that guests staying at the luxury annex can expect, along with signature services such the  24-hour valet service.

Le Royal Club is an important new development for both wasl and for the city of Dubai,” said HE Hesham Abdullah Al Qassim, CEO wasl Asset Management Group. “This is the first time our organisation has been involved in such a hospitality project, so it marks a major milestone for the wasl portfolio. It is also a significant development for Dubai’s business travel segment, with the new luxury annex situated in such a prime location close to Dubai International Airport. This convenience, allied to its impeccable standards of appointment and services mean that we are expecting Le Royal Club to enjoy high occupancy rates,” he added.    
“We are extremely delighted to have opened the doors to our new Le Royal Club as part of our expansion plans to cater to the growing segments of our business. By second quarter of 2015 we will be offering the state of the art Event and Conference facilities to compliment the 580 rooms and 18 Food & Beverage venues of our hotel’,  Mr. Ranjan Nadarajah, General Manager, Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre.