general info LAS VEGAS HOTEL BRANDS TO DEVELOP A PREMIER DESTINATION RESORT IN DUBAI
Las Vegas hotel brands to develop a premier destination resort in Dubai
Updated on 21 March 2017

MGM Resorts International, which operates world famous hotel brands such as Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage, has been picked to run a new resort in Dubai. Dubai-based Wasl Hospitality and Leisure has selected MGM Hospitality to advise on the development of a "premier destination resort" in Dubai and to operate the resort when completed.

The 26-acre prime beachfront development, which will feature an MGM Hotel, MGM Residences and a Bellagio Hotel, will mark the debut of the iconic MGM and Bellagio brand names in the Middle East region. As part of the two million sq ft development, more than a half-million sq ft will feature a theatre, a mix of culinary venues ranging from gourmet to casual dining, specialty retail shops, traditional and interactive museums, a beach club and adventure zones for both adults and children. The new property will include 1,000 rooms and feature 10 villas and will occupy the longest stretch of waterfront ever developed in Dubai serving as the "anchor" of the expansive beach.

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