The US$85-million project will comprise of 50 luxury villas with private swimming pool and a private beach, a restaurant, a recreation centre, a spa, a marina and yachts among other amenities to ensure the welfare and privacy of the families.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed recently to this effect between LHM and the Maldives’ Kalaidhu Investment Pvt. Nasser Lootah, Member of the Board of Directors of S.S. Lootah Group and CEO of Lootah Hotel Management said, Islamic hospitality is gaining popularity with those who prefer quality services provided in a calm atmosphere that commensurate with family values.
“We are happy to be partnering with Kalaidhu Investment for our upcoming resort project. The decision comes as part of the Group’s strategy to expand its footprint and customer base towards prestigious tourism destinations around the world,” said Nasser.
Abdulla Saeed, Managing Director, Kalaidhu Investment added, “We are pleased to be partnering with the pioneer of Islamic hospitality in the UAE. This offers a unique opportunity for us to work towards the development of universally recognised ‘Halal standards’ for Shariah-compliant hotels and resorts, to comply with and create similar guidelines for the benefit of the hospitality and tourism industry.”
The Lootah Hotel Management Company (LHMC) is S.S. Lootah Group’s exclusive Islamic hospitality management arm that offers consultancy services to investors along with comprehensive hotel management services and operations. It is a full-fledged management company with valid trade license to manage up to 5-star rated properties.
This is backed by the Group’s rich expertise as a leading provider of Shariah-compliant hospitality services in-line with the heritage of the region. The brand is deeply rooted in Islamic values, catering to the privacy and family-oriented needs of the Gulf society.
Established in 1979, the Al Jawhara group of hotels and apartments is the first Islamic hospitality venture in the UAE and is a leading provider of Shariah-compliant hospitality services in-line with the heritage of the region, catering to the privacy and family-oriented needs of the Gulf society.
Adapted from CPI Financial