Dubai Parks and Resorts, a Meraas Holding company, on Monday announced plans to develop a Polynesian-themed family hotel as a key component of its theme park project in the Jebel Ali area of the emirate.
Construction of Lapita Hotel started in February 2014, with the opening scheduled for 2016.
The 503-key Lapita Hotel will form part of the Autograph Collection, an exclusive ensemble of independent luxury hotels, within the Marriott International brand portfolio, the company said in a statement.
‘Lapita’ takes its name from the pre-historic Pacific Ocean people who were considered nautical experts and ancestors of the Polynesian race. Drawing inspiration from the exotic Polynesian tropical landscapes, Lapita will feature a dramatic façade and lush settings that fuel the imagination. Read Full Article at ArabianBusiness.com