Jumeirah is Kuwait-bound

Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company that manages the world famous Burj Al Arab, is to open a new hotel in Kuwait city by the end of the year.

Living up to its 2008 promise to have 60 properties either in operation or under development by 2012, the new hotel is one of several due to open in the coming years.

Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel, Kuwait City, is being developed by Al Aziziah United General Trading and Contracting.

The hotel is a luxurious beachfront development which will feature 307 rooms and suites, 80 serviced apartments and 12 chalets. Guests will also have access to six distinguished restaurants and lounges, a Talise spa, 200-m private beach, swimming pool and children’s play area, in addition to extensive conference and banqueting facilities.