Copthorne Hotel Dubai, will begin an AED1 million (USD272,000) enhancement work at the Horizon Health Club and the Gazebo Terrace, expected to be completed in December.


Kempinski Hotels is adding new destinations to its Middle East and Africa portfolio, with two openings in the pipeline and additional projects underway in the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia and Africa.

Coral Dubai Al Barsha Hotel is now under the management of Hospitality Management Holding (HMH), with the company aiming to expand its presence in the UAE.


2020 will see the opening of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts’ upscale property in Africa, namely the Mövenpick Hotel Abidjan.

In 2021, Rome is to welcome the first W Hotels Worldwide property, namely W Rome.

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has recently signed a management agreement with Kingston Holdings International in order to develop a new Holiday Inn property in Dubai Business Bay.