Minor Hotel Group (MHG) has added two new properties to its pipeline in the United Arab
Anantara Jebel Dhanna and Avani Jebel Dhanna in Abu
Dhabi will soon begin development and both are scheduled to open
The owner and developer of the two new
properties is Dhabi Contracting LLC. Aecom has been appointed
as the lead architecture and interior design consultant for the
Dillip Rajakarier (pictured), CEO Minor Hotel Group, said,
“Minor Hotel Group is already well established in Abu Dhabi
through our existing Anantara portfolio in the city, desert and on
Sir Bani Yas Island and we are excited to announce the first
Avani in Abu Dhabi, to be developed alongside what will be our
sixth Anantara. We are looking forward to partnering with Dhabi
Contracting on this exciting new project.”
Minor Hotel Group is an hotel owner, operator
and investor. The company currently has a portfolio of 145 hotels and resorts
in 22 countries across Asia Pacific, Middle East, Europe,
South America, Africa and Indian Ocean.
Anantara Jebel Dhanna
Jebel Dhanna is located along the coastal area of
the Al Gharbia region in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, close to the
ferry departure point for Sir Bani Yas Island, 240 km from Abu
Dhabi city, 360 km from Doha, and 125 km from the border of Saudi
The Jebel Dhanna peninsula is relatively under-developed,
with a royal palace bordering the new hotel developments and an
industrial area close by.
To the south east is Ruwais Industrial
Zone and a neighbouring residential area, which will provide
substantial demand for the two new properties.
Jebel Dhanna Villas will have a total of 60 keys across three
villa types: 20 One-Bedroom Villas, 38 Two-Bedroom Villas and two
impressive Three-Bedroom Villas.
The new Anantara will offer two
restaurants and a pool bar, gym, swimming pool and an Anantara
Avani Jebel Dhanna
The neighbouring Avani Jebel Dhanna Hotel will have
230 keys across two different room types: 170 Deluxe Rooms and 60 Superior Rooms including a kitchenette.
Facilities at the Avani
will include multiple dining options, a gym and a swimming pool.
Shared facilities will include flexible meeting
and banqueting space, a kid’s club and outdoor recreation areas.
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