Mövenpick to open fifth resort in Jordan
Amman, February 10, 2009
Mövenpick group has signed a management agreement for a new holiday resort at Tala Bay in Aqaba.
This move to open a new resort with 456 rooms and suites raises the group’s portfolio to five hotels in Jordan.
“We are very pleased that we have the opportunity to open another hotel, the fifth in Jordan and the second in Aqaba, together with the Swiss company,” said Yassin K Talhouni, chairman of Zara South Coast Development Company.
“Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts enjoys an excellent reputation in the region in general and in Jordan in particular. Guests will certainly be enthusiastic about the high standards and quality that the addition of Mövenpick Resort Tala Bay will bring to this prestigious new community.”
“We are very proud that Zara South Coast Development Company put their complete trust in us again with this unique project,” added Jean Gabriel Pérès, president & CEO Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts. “The new holiday resort will be an excellent addition to our portfolio in Jordan.” – TradeArabia News Service