Construction starts on Saadiyat hotel
Al Jaber to build Park Hyatt
Construction of the Park Hyatt Saadiyat Island Hotel and Resort in Abu Dhabi has commenced, design and architecture firm Perkins Eastman has announced.
The five-star hotel is expected to be complete within 18 months, and will be open to the public in the first quarter of 2011.
"The Park Hyatt Saadiyat Beach will be one of the most luxurious and exciting new resort properties in the UAE," said Perkins Eastman principal Shawn Basler.
The 45,000m2 project will include 314 guestrooms, a private beach, swimming pools, a spa, and meeting and banqueting facilities.
Al Jaber Engineering and Contracting was awarded the main construction contract in June.