Nakheel awards $37m contract to Al Ghurair
Dubai-based developer Nakheel has awarded a $37m construction contract to Al Ghurair Contracting and Engineering Works (AGCEW) for its second hotel at Dragon City
Dubai-based developer Nakheel has awarded a $37m (AED136m) construction contract to Al Ghurair Contracting and Engineering Works (AGCEW) for its second hotel in Dragon City.
The 304-room Premier Inn is one of the 16 new properties in Nakheel’s $816m (AED3bn) hospitality portfolio, which boasts a total of more than 5,300 rooms, according to Zawya.
Premier Inn Dragon City is one of two Nakheel hotels managed by the British hospitality brand. The first, which is a 372-room hotel at Ibn Battuta Mall, opened in October 2016.
Set for delivery in 2019, the hotel will have a restaurant, a Costa coffee shop, and a gym. The building will span more than 16,500m2 over eight floors.
Nakheel’s Dragon City is a mixed-use community comprising more than 371,000m2 of retail space, a twin-tower residential complex with 1,120 apartments, and two hotels with over 516 rooms between them.