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Feb. 21, 19 | 7:40 am

The first S Hotel in the Middle East celebrates its grand opening in Dubai, with VIP guests and media gracing the grand ceremony.  A stylish and elegant retreat for modern travelers, The S Hotel Al Barsha is centrally located at the heart of the new lifestyle hub of the city – the Dubai Science Park in Al Barsha.

“We are pleased to launch The S Hotel Al Barsha, a new gem in Dubai’s growing travel and tourism scene,” says Shailesh Grover, General Manager of The S Hotel Al Barsha. “We offer local residents, hotel guests and tourists a premium accommodation combining connectivity and convenience. We want them to treat our hotel as their own home during their stay.”

“Our target market would be travelers and tourists from GCC & Middle East, Southeast Asia, Far East Asia, Europe and Latin America. We also plan to target other evolving markets who visit the UAE often for business or pleasure,” Grover adds.

The  4-star property offers its guests a calming and relaxing ambiance through its personalized service where Middle Eastern charm meets with superb hospitality.

Featuring 246 spacious and well-equipped rooms, 12 stunning suites, three distinctly themed restaurants and a world-class spa where guests can bid their stress goodbye, The S Hotel Al Barsha ups the ante in the hospitality industry in Dubai.

Mr. Marwan Abdulaziz Janahi – Managing Director of Dubai Science Park (DSP) said: “As Dubai Science Park continues to expand, we are pleased to welcome the first S Hotel to the region. The launch of The S Hotel Al Barsha assists in diversifying our offerings within our community as professionals continue to work and live on the premises.  Our Science community supports the introduction of this hotel, which will be crucial in supporting our residents with options provided for events, dining and community initiatives. We are happy that DSP is a partner of choice and look forward to the success of the hotel.”

Within close proximity to prominent business districts, top attractions and the airports, the new hotel is the perfect address for ‘bleisure’ travelers.

Dining options include the Fusion restaurant which excites your palate with dishes from all over the world, prepared in a fascinating interactive kitchen. Guests can choose from the theme of the day, order from a select à la Carte menu, or enjoy the extensive buffet. A soon-to-open Baker & Spice , an award-winning restaurant with locations in Dubai, Kuwait, Bahrain, and KSA will also offer delectable cuisine.

For busy executives, they can book meeting rooms suitable for a wide variety of events from executive board meetings to corporate team building and company presentations, conferences, seminars, product launches, wedding events and fashion events. With more than 3000 sq. ft. total of banqueting space, the hotel’s facilities provide flexibility and room for up to a maximum of 150 guests. Holistic spa and wellness center offer treatments to re-energize guests. Fitness buffs can keep fit and healthy with a state-of-the-art fitness and wellness center and a rooftop pool.

A few minutes away from Mall of the Emirates and Dubai’s tourist attractions and business centers such as the Dubai World Trade & Exhibition Centre, the hotel is the ideal base from which to explore all that the city has to offer. The S Hotel Al Barsha provides guests easy access to iconic shopping malls, IMG World, Global Village and business hubs such as JAFZA, Dubai Investments Parks, Dubai Internet City and Dubai Media City.

Grover adds: “We are a local company looking to go global in the hospitality business with additional new projects being added to the portfolio in due course. “

The S Hotel hospitality group goes from strength to strength, growing its portfolio with a focus on managing properties and developing luxurious commercial properties across key locations in UAE & GCC.

To book your hotel stay or for more information, call (+971) 4 871 2222 or email [email protected].

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