RAK Properties PJSC has signed an AED 11.5 million piling work contract with Al Nuaimi Group for its upcoming InterContinental Ras Al Khaimah Mina Al Arab Resort, reports Hotelier Middle East.
Operated under the InterContinental Hotels Group’s (IHG) luxury brand, the 350-key resort, set to open in 2019, will feature a variety of luxury rooms and suites, a health club and spa, two pools, a well-equipped gym, and a number of restaurants.
RAK Properties managing director and CEO Mohammed Sultan Al Qadi says: “Marking the next phase of Mina Al Arab, the InterContinental Ras Al Khaimah Mina Al Arab Resort and other planned hotels and resorts are pivotal elements in our Mina Al Arab masterplan. As Ras Al Khaimah’s new entertainment and lifestyle hub, Mina Al Arab will feature an array of five-star facilities and entertainment outlets providing visitors and residents with an unparalleled experience of the best Ras Al Khaimah has to offer.”
Once open, the InterContinental Ras Al Khaimah Mina Al Arab Resort and neighbouring Anantara Mina Al Arab Ras Al Khaimah Resort, scheduled for completion in late 2018, will support Ras Al Khaimah’s goal of welcoming 2.9 million visitors by 2025.