Wyndham Hotels to open first property in Bahrain

Oct 17, 2012, 14:04 ET from Kingdom of Bahrain

MANAMA, Bahrain, Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The world's largest hotel company, Wyndham Hotel Group, announced today its plans for the first Wyndham Grand property in Bahrain. The five-star hotel is to be built in the $2.5 billion Bahrain Bay project in Manama, and is expected to open by the end of 2013.

The Wyndham Grand Manama will join the Wyndham Grand Collection, the company's premier class of hotels and resorts. With over 260 guest rooms, it will cover 14 floors of a 50-story development and will include both indoor and outdoor infinity swimming pools, health clubs, and five food and beverage outlets.

The Bahrain Bay Development B.S.C is a $2.5 billion waterfront district designed around a vibrant neighborhood of residential, commercial and retail spaces. The new hotel will face the World Trade Center, and will be a short distance from the Bahrain Financial Harbor. Its location will allow it to cater not only to leisure, but also business travelers. 

SOURCE Kingdom of Bahrain