Omniyat Group, a leading real estate developer in the UAE, has awarded the enabling works contract to NSCC International for its Dh1-billion ($272 million) Langham Place Hotel and Residences in Downtown Dubai.
Mark Phoenix, managing director, Omniyat Group, says: “The commencement of construction and award of the enabling contract to Dubai-based NSCC is a significant milestone towards our commitment to completing our 2,000 keys of uber-luxury hotels and five-star serviced residences before Dubai hosts the Expo 2020. As a well-established curator of the world’s greatest designers and hospitality brands, it gives me great pleasure to see the Langham Place moving forward to take a special place within our $4-billion development portfolio.”
Omniyat Group is currently working on issuing the main construction works package tender and expects to award it by 2016-end.
Located in Business Bay, The Langham Place offers a panoramic view of Dubai Water Canal and offers easy access to Downtown Dubai, Mohammad Bin Rashid City, World Trade Centre and Dubai International Financial Centre.
The 167-key Langham Place hotel will cover an area of 9,028 sq m and have a built-up area of 65,025 sq m whilst the Langham Place Residences will have 239 fully-serviced five-star residences, ranging from deluxe to one-, two- and three-bedroom suites, and duplex penthouses.
Residents will be offered an array of amenities including a swimming pool, gymnasium, a spa, children’s facilities, food and beverage outlets, a business centre, and retail shops.