Jebel Ali International Hotels to renovate Dubai complex this summer

21/07/2011 - Dubai Lifestyle News Posted by Neil King
Jebel Ali International Hotels to renovate Dubai complex this summer

Jebel Ali International Hotels will be renovating and adding to its development in Dubai over the summer, people looking to invest in the area may be interested to know.The 128-acre Jebel Ali Golf Resort and Spa will have another 76 rooms when refurbishment is completed later this summer as the company invests around AED 150 million in the project.Moreover, the company is looking at building another hotel at the resort, a four-star property called The Gallery, according to hoteliermiddleeast.com.Jebel Ali International's regional general manager David Thomson told the news provider that the area has "huge potential" for future hotels."We have four full-sized sports pitches at the resort, so a lot of international sports teams stay and train with us," he noted."And as a result of that there is demand for mid-priced accommodation which we are looking at adding so we can service the teams a lot better. We plan to add around 150-200 rooms over the coming five years."The site is located only 15 minutes from Dubai Marina and features an 800-metre palm-lined beach.