DOUBLETREE BY HILTON SHARJAH WATERFRONT HOTEL & RESIDENCES OPENS TODAY FOLLOWING RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY

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With spectacular dining, elegant guestrooms and stunning views – the property is set to become the leading hotel in Sharjah for curated guest experiences in food, art and culture.

Sharjah, UAE: DoubleTree by Hilton Sharjah Waterfront Hotel and Residences opened its doors to guests yesterday. Located in the heart of Sharjah’s vibrant arts and cultural scene, overlooking the Al Majaz Waterfront and in close proximity to the city centre, this new hotel offers warm ambience and engaging hospitality.

On the left, HE Sheikh Khalid bin Issam Al Qassimi; and on the right, Mr. Marwan Al Zaiem.

“I am delighted to have opened the first DoubleTree by Hilton in Sharjah, offering guests stylish and spacious guestrooms, incredible dining options and service that will truly wow our guests,”

said Vikram Jamwal, General Manager. “Sharjah has so much to offer – from rich culture, a vibrant arts scene, to unique events – and DoubleTree by Sharjah Waterfront Hotel & Residences is poised to become a lifestyle destination of choice for travellers to the Emirate.”

DoubleTree by Hilton Sharjah Waterfront Hotel & Residences features 156 guestrooms and 108 design-led family-friendly apartments ranging from one to three bedrooms. It also offers modern meeting rooms appointed with state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment and a fully equipped and functional business centre. Each of the guest rooms, apartments and meeting rooms offer an exceptional Al Majaz Waterfront view with floor-to-ceiling windows.

“We believe the opening of this hotel represents a milestone moment in the development of Sharjah as a unique and welcoming destination for visitors” said Mr. Marwan Al Zaiem, Chairman of Al Marwan Group. “With incredible lake views from every room and fully equipped apartments, the design of this hotel is entrenched with the rich historical and cultural heritage of Sharjah all to offer each of our guests a very memorable experience.”

Dining options available at DoubleTree by Hilton Sharjah Waterfront Hotel & Residences include Majdolin, an upscale Levantine restaurant – led by Executive Chef Bilal Saleh – with an outdoor terrace set against panoramic views, and Banyan Café, which offers specialty coffee by Boon, as well as tea and fresh bakery items. Guests can also enjoy 24-hour in-room dining masterfully curated by Chef Bilal and his team.

For guests looking to unwind and relax, DoubleTree by Hilton Sharjah Waterfront Hotel & Residences boasts an impressive semi-Olympic size indoor swimming pool and an ultra-modern fitness centre with steam room and unique Himalayan salt sauna.

Mr. Basel Al Zaiem, Deputy Chairman of Al Marwan Group, said: “We are pleased to have opened this hotel in partnership with Hilton. With its elegant design and warm ambiance, this hotel will not only serve as a new destination for Sharjah but a landmark for the DoubleTree brand worldwide. The design of the hotel is inspired by the rich heritage of Sharjah. Guests will immediately notice the fusion of the historic Rolla Tree as a key pillar of the lobby layout, enriching our guests overall experience.”

DoubleTree by Hilton Sharjah Waterfront Hotel & Residences is a five-minute walk from the Sharjah City Centre Mall. Al Noor Island and Al Majaz Amphitheatre are less than a kilometer from the Hotel. In addition, Dubai International Airport (DXB) is 12 kilometres away and Sharjah International Airport (SHJ) is 20 kilometres away.

About DoubleTree by Hilton Sharjah Waterfront Hotel & Residences:

Located in the heart of Sharjah, DoubleTree by Hilton Sharjah Waterfront Hotel & Residences features 156 rooms and 108 design-led family-friendly apartments ranging from one to three bedrooms. It also offers modern meeting rooms and a business centre, all with floor-to-ceiling windows featuring views of the Al Majaz Waterfront. In addition to the 24 hour in-room dining menu, guests can enjoy Majdolin Restaurant, an upscale Levantine restaurant with an outdoor terrace, and Banyan Café. DoubleTree by Hilton Sharjah Waterfront Hotel & Residences features a semi-Olympic size indoor swimming pool, kids pool, and an ultra-modern fitness center with steam and sauna room.

Catering to business and leisure travelers alike, DoubleTree by Hilton Sharjah Waterfront Hotel & Residences prides itself on delivering welcoming hospitality through meaningful connections and in caring about the little things that make a big difference, like the brand’s warm cookie welcome.