x Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 20 January 2018

Rocco Forte hotel makes a wave of its own

The Dh600m wave-shaped property is the first hotel under the Rocco Forte brand in the Middle East.

The Rocco Forte hotel is scheduled to open on Monday. Courtesy TDIC
The Rocco Forte hotel is scheduled to open on Monday. Courtesy TDIC

Rocco Forte

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The Dh600m wave-shaped property near Zayed Sports City is the first hotel under the Rocco Forte brand in the Middle East. The hotel is scheduled to open on Monday. The 281-room property will have seven restaurants and bars, including Chinese and Japanese restaurants and South American-themed bar. It also has "a cocktail bar that appears, from the outside, to be suspended mid-air". The hotel has 400 employees. Promotional rates on the website are about Dh1,200 per room.

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