DUBAI—Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide and Majid Al Futtaim Properties celebrated the opening of Sheraton Dubai Mall of the Emirates Hotel. With this opening, Starwood now operates 14 hotels in Dubai.
The hotel comprises of 481 guestrooms, including 94 suites, as well as close to 9,000 square-feet of meeting and event space. The hotel offers four restaurants and lounges, including: Sanabel, a Mediterranean restaurant; Sodabox, an American retro 1950s café; Vantage, a contemporary urban lounge; and Sanctuary Pool Lounge.
Guests of the hotel will enjoy signature amenities including Sheraton Sweet Sleeper Beds in all guest-rooms, the Sheraton Club Lounge, and Sheraton Fitness Programmed by Core Performance. The property also offers a Sanctuary Spa.
“The addition of Sheraton Dubai Mall of the Emirates Hotel into the Sheraton and Starwood portfolios is a testament to the confidence owners have in Starwood and our brands,” said Bart Carnahan, senior vice president acquisitions & development, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Europe, Africa & Middle East. “The Sheraton portfolio and pipeline is the strongest it has ever been and we look forward to both new-build and conversion opportunities for the brand throughout the Middle East.”