Fraser Suites Dubai in the city's prestigious Sheikh Zayed Road
Frasers Hospitality Pte Ltd today turned the spotlight on the opening of its second property in the Middle East, Fraser
Earlier in March 2010, Frasers Hospitality made its debut in the Middle East
with the opening of the 91-unit Fraser Suites Seef, Bahrain in the kingdom of
Bahrain. The opening of Fraser Suites Dubai will be followed in quick succession
with the launch of Fraser Suites Doha with another three properties to come
online throughout this region over the next two years.
The grand opening was attended by Dubai's business elite, the Chairman of Ali &
Sons, His Excellency Ali Bin Khalfan Al Mutawa Al Dhahry and was officiated by
Singapore's Minister of State for Trade and Industry, Mr. Lee Yi Shyan.
Occupying the top 23 levels of the 45-storey Sidra Tower located in the city's
prestigious Sheikh Zayed Road, the property's 158 suites and penthouses command
sweeping views across the city, including iconic landmarks such at the Burj
Khalifa, the world's tallest building, the amazing Palm Jumeirah and kilometers
of golden sand beaches lining the Arabian Sea.
"The Middle East remains a key area for business and tourism and, strategically
for Frasers Hospitality as we expand our presence in the Middle East," said Mr
Choe Peng Sum, Chief Executive Officer, Frasers Hospitality Pte Ltd.
"Our Gold - Standard reputation was responsible for securing the management of
Fraser Suites Dubai which at Sidra Tower represents the perfect location and
while our ambition is not to be the biggest operator in the Middle East we hope
to bring a new level of hospitality to this region," he added.
Fraser Suites Doha, which opens early next year, will be the third Middle East
location for Frasers Hospitality and advanced negotiations are already underway
for properties in Riyadh, Al Khobar and Jeddah.
Fraser Suites Dubai features light filled open plan living spaces and provides
full kitchen and laundry facilities, large balconies, work desks, luxurious
bedding, marble bathrooms with exclusive Peter Thomas Roth amenities and daily
A round-the-clock reception and concierge attends to every guest need and the in-
house Aqua Cafe offers a full international buffet breakfast and a wide variety
of dishes with an emphasis on freshness and flavor throughout the day and 24-
hour in suite dining.
Business facilities include a business centre, boardroom and meeting facilities,
perfect for small events for six to 30 people.
Family oriented services and facilities include a 25-meter outdoor swimming
pool, children's wading pool and sundeck, tennis court, squash court, 24-hour
gymnasium, aerobics room and Fraser Kid's Club.
Fraser Suites Dubai is home to the exclusive Awazen Spa which offers an
extensive range of therapeutic and holistic treatments with an emphasis on
health, vitality and wellbeing.
Frasers Hospitality Pte Ltd currently manages 35 properties around the world
under both the Fraser and Modena marques - a total of 5,000 individual
residences in 21 cities worldwide. And with another 6,000 residences on the
drawing board, the company is on course to manage more than 10,600 individual
residences by 2012.