Hilton Worldwide has reached agreements with wasl hospitality to open two new mid-market hotels in Dubai, the UAE.
To be located near Dubai International Airport, Hampton by Hilton Dubai Al Mina with 206 guest rooms, a breakfast area, bar and gathering zone, gym and swimming pool will be the second Hampton by Hilton agreed for Dubai.
The 292-room Hilton Garden Inn Bur Dubai will be located in a prime area of Dubai Creek and will house two food and beverage outlets, a large multi-functional meeting room, 24-hour business center and Pavilion Pantry, as well as a swimming pool and health club.
Hilton Worldwide Middle East and Africa president Rudi Jagersbacher said: "These latest signings will add to our rapidly increasing footprint in Dubai, which is expected to more than double in the next few years with primarily mid-market hotels.
"Travellers to the UAE are increasingly looking for a diverse range of accomodation options, be it luxury, upscale or mid-market, and with the opening of Hilton Garden Inn in Dubai this year, we are delighted to be offering yet more options."
Expected to be opened in early 2019, Hilton Garden Inn Bur Dubai and Hampton by Hilton Dubai Al Mina will add 500 additional rooms in total to Dubai’s mid-market inventory.
Hilton Worldwide Hampton brand management and focused service global head Phil Cordell said: "Having recently announced the world’s largest Hampton in Dubai, we are thrilled to be confirming two additional focused-service projects for the UAE, which adds to our fast-growing portfolio of Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton by Hilton hotels in the Middle East and Africa."
Image: Hilton Worldwide and wasl hospitality sign agreements for new mid-market hotels in Dubai. Photo: courtesy of Hilton Garden Inn / Hilton Worldwide.