Dubai’s homegrown hotel brand Rove Hotels has announced that it will be opening next year at Expo2020, which will be taking place from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.

Rove Expo 2020, part of the Rove brand, is the only on-site hotel at Expo 2020 Dubai site, next to Al Wasl Plaza.

It will feature 312 king, twin as well as accessible Rover Rooms. It also comprises 19 Rover suites.

Furthermore, the hotel will boast several food and beverage (F&B) outlets, such as The Daily, a grab & go Rove Café and The Bar.

It also features a rooftop swimming pool and sundeck overlooking the Al Wasl Plaza, , a 24-hour gym, prayer rooms, and many more.

Expo 2020 Dubai Pavilions and Exhibitions chief officer Marjan Faraidooni said: “This is a significant step forward in the development of the Expo 2020 site. An on-site hotel is a great addition to the world-class facilities we are creating to welcome people from all around the world to experience this once-in-a-lifetime event.”

“Rove Expo 2020 will remain as a permanent modern hospitality offering at District 2020, which will evolve into a smart human-centric community as the future of Expo 2020 Dubai.

“It will support District 2020’s aim to create a mixed-use development and an innovation-driven urban destination that caters to the needs of its future workers, residents and visitors through its diverse community offering.”

The Rove team is excited to provide the ‘diverse needs of visitors’ from across the globe as the ‘one and only hotel destination’ inside Expo 2020 Dubai.

Rove Hotels Board Director Ahmad Thani Rashed Al Matrooshi said: “This exciting hotel will no doubt boost the already huge appeal of such a historical and major event for the UAE, and offer Expo 2020 visitors a new and innovative type of hospitality option at the heart of the Expo site.”

In July, Rove Hotels introduced a special offer that involved offering 100 free one night stays to airport staff.