The expansive InterContinental Ras Al Khaimah Mina Al Arab Resort & Spa has begun welcoming its first visitors to the shores of Hayat Island within the UAE.
Launched throughout InterContinental Resort & Resorts’ diamond jubilee yr, this resort marks the luxurious model’s entry to the Ras Al Khaimah emirate.
A milestone opening
The newly opened InterContinental Ras Al Khaimah Mina Al Arab Resort & Spa is situated on Hayat Island, simply 45 minutes by automotive from Dubai Worldwide Airport. Designed to characterize the desert, mountains and sea, the 351-key five-star resort is residence to a mixture of rooms, suites, pool villas, six eating retailers and the model’s signature providing, Membership InterContinental.
His Excellency Abdul Aziz Abdullah Al Zaabi, chairman of RAK Properties, mentioned: “We’re happy with this qualitative addition to our firm, which owns nice property on the earth of actual property and luxurious.”
Haitham Mattar, IHG managing director in India, Center East and Africa, added: “InterContinental Inns & Resorts have been pioneering luxurious journey in new locations for over 75 years and the undiscovered vacation spot of Ras Al Khaimah couldn’t be extra good for a brand new, best-in-class InterContinental resort.”
Bringing the InterContinental expertise to Ras Al Khaimah
All lodging, from traditional sea-view rooms to household villas, comes with balcony and terrace areas, and the non-public pool villas have expansive residing and eating areas in addition to their very own swimming pools. The presidential suite is the biggest lodging onsite at 200 sq m.
Whereas staying right here, Membership InterContinental visitors profit from heightened companies and facilities, together with entry to a devoted check-in space and the unique Membership InterContinental Lounge.
The resort’s six culinary retailers embody the terraced Levant & Nar for contemporary Levant-influenced delicacies, NoHo for sharing platters and cocktails impressed by the NoHo neighbourhood in New York, and the poolside ShaSha for alfresco dishes and frozen cocktails with ocean views – that is additionally the place a cinema beneath the celebs, dawn yoga and salsa are hosted.
Throughout their keep, visitors can unwind by the infinity pool, participate in curated actions and water sports activities, or indulge on the Spa InterContinental spa (opening in April 2022), providing a plethora of wellness remedies and amenities together with a Turkish hammam.
Among the many extra facilities inside the resort are a well being membership full with a health studio, saunas and an outside tennis courtroom; the Planet Trekkers youngsters membership and Teenagers Membership amenities; and nearly 1,000 sq m of assembly area, not least a 360 sq m ballroom. Finishing the expertise, the property’s Concierge Programme is accessible to curate native excursions.