Wyndham launches first Super 8 hotel in the UAE, alongside Wyndham Dubai Deira as part of the Deira Enrichment Project


Grows economy offerings while expanding footprint of its upscale Wyndham brand

Dubai, UAE: Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest hotel franchising company with approximately 9,000 hotels across 90 countries, announced its continued expansion in Dubai with the opening of the 290-room upscale Wyndham® Dubai Deira, and the 94-key Super 8® by Wyndham Dubai Deira – its first property in the UAE under the stylish economy brand, today. 

Located in the historic area of Deira, the new properties are the first two hotels to open in the highly anticipated Deira Enrichment Project and are part of a strategic effort by Wyndham to meet travelers’ growing demand for accommodations at varying price points across the region. 

The Deira Enrichment Project – a development by Ithra Dubai, fully owned by Investment Corporation of Dubai – is a mixed-use development situated along the Dubai creek in the southern part of Deira. With the goal of expanding the urban fabric of the existing Deira community towards the waterfront, the project is expected to become one of the largest waterfronts and man-made developments in the world.

Wyndham Dubai Deira

Featuring six unique room types, each with smart decorative accents inspired by the sea, Wyndham Dubai Deira boasts 290 elegant rooms, designed with the modern traveler in mind. The spacious rooms convey an air of sophistication without compromising on comfort and ease.  

Wyndham Dubai Deira has several dining options including; The Spicery, an all-day dining venue offering international cuisine inspired by the silk road, the Pavilion Sports Lounge, a venue perfect for screening IPL, football, and other sport games as well as a lobby café. Alongside these incredible outlets the hotel is preparing to launch a specialty restaurant, set to open in 2022, which will serve mouthwatering Latin cuisine complimented by an Al Fresco Terrace overlooking the stunning pedestrian plaza.

Wyndham Dubai Deira takes a fresh look at what it means to be simply comfortable, offering a wide range of amenities, including a gymnasium, complete with modern cardio and weight equipment as well as an unobstructed sea view; a spa, fully outfitted with steam rooms and saunas, a pool and bar overlooking the charming Deira rooftops, and eight daylight meeting and event rooms, designed to host both corporate and social events including a ballroom for lavish celebrations and weddings.

Super 8 by Wyndham Dubai Deira

Super 8 by Wyndham Dubai Deira is the perfect solution for budget-minded travelers who refuse to compromise on style and comfort. Guests can stay in one of 94 rooms available, with three room types to choose from and interiors featuring contemporary design elements, perfectly complimented by traditional Arabian touches. Upon entry, guests will be welcomed by the striking atrium structure, enhanced by the majlis design, which underlines the historical location and quality of the facility. Additionally, at Super 8 by Wyndham Dubai Deira, guests can enjoy mouthwatering international cuisine at Qahua, a restaurant where modern décor notes meet the famed Old Arabia. 

Commenting on the newly opened hotels, Thierry Perrot, Cluster General Manager of Wyndham Dubai Deira and Super 8 by Wyndham Dubai Deira added, “We are delighted to add to our ever-growing portfolio, and we are proud to expand our reach within Dubai’s hospitality scene as part of this ground-breaking project.”

“Each aspect of both Wyndham Dubai Deira and Super 8 by Wyndham Dubai Deira have been designed with one thing in mind – guests’ comfort. Wyndham provides a cozy, yet luxurious experience and Super 8 by Wyndham, offers a premier experience at a convenient price point. 

“We look forward to welcoming guests through our doors and ensuring that each guest has a quality experience and unforgettable memories. Our expert staff have been trained on safety protocols and are not only prepared to meet the needs of our guests with a warm smile and can-do attitude but, are also equipped with the ability to uphold the highest level of health standards across the venues.” 

Set along a mixture of canals and artificial archipelago, on the vast expanse of the Arabian Gulf Coastline, both Wyndham Dubai Deira and Super 8 by Wyndham Dubai Deira incorporate a contemporary, sleek and stylish essence throughout the respective hotels, whilst amidst the districts cultural vibrance of Deira’s famous Gold Souq, traditional spice market, Al Shindagha Museum, Heritage Village, and the Dubai Creek.

Situated in close proximity to the Gold Souk Extension in the authentic and energetic cornerstone of Dubai’s trading legacy, both properties are located conveniently, just a 15 and 20-minute drive away from Dubai International Airport and The Dubai Mall – the world’s biggest mall, respectively. Additionally, the hotels are in the centre of Deira’s transportation hub, located in the mid-point two metro stations, and are surrounded by a range of bus routes and the Deira Old Souk Water Taxi Station.

About Wyndham Dubai Deira and Super 8® By Wyndham Dubai Deira:

Wyndham Dubai Deira and Super 8® By Wyndham Dubai Deira are part of the Wyndham® collection, the world’s largest hotel franchising company, consisting of approximately 9,300 hotels across 90 countries. Located in the heart of Deira, as part of the Deira Enrichment Project, the hotels are perfectly situated next to metro and bus services, numerous established businesses, and a vast number of retail and F&B options. Engrossed in the rich culture of Deira, the hotels neighbour various historical landmarks including Deira’s famous Gold Souq, traditional spice markets, Heritage Village, and the Dubai Creek. Balancing the sentiment of Deira ‘Then and Now’ the hotels flaunt modern design accents yet, echo the cultural vibrance and overflowing history of the district.

About Ithra Dubai: 

Ithra Dubai LLC, wholly owned by Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD), develops and manages a large portfolio of pioneering real estate projects in Dubai and in key international markets.  

Its rich portfolio of projects is designed to embrace diversity, shape happy communities, and bring prosperity to many. Ithra Dubai aims at delivering mixed-used developments on an ambitious scale which incorporate world-class retail, commercial, residential and leisure concepts.  

Amongst its showcase developments is One Zabeel, the iconic addition to Dubai’s skyline that evokes duality through the distinctive design of its two towers. The world longest cantilever traverses across one wholesome and remarkable experience. 

Aiming at adding dynamicity to an already bustling community, and at the heart of Deira, Dubai’s historic hub, stands another landmark project by Ithra Dubai. Deira Enrichment Project will enhance the flow of people and goods in Dubai’s original heart of commerce.