World Leisure Jobs - Rosewood to open luxury hotel and residences within US$45bn mega-project in Doha ...
26 Sep 2020 World leisure: news, training & property
 
 
HOME
JOBS
NEWS
FEATURES
PRODUCTS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION
PRINT SUBSCRIPTION
ADVERTISE
CONTACT US
Sign up for FREE ezine
Latest news

30 Jul 2020

Rosewood to open luxury hotel and residences within US$45bn mega-project in Doha
BY Megan Whitby

The hotel group has partnered with Qatar-based developer, Arkaz Investments, to bring the project to life

The hotel group has partnered with Qatar-based developer, Arkaz Investments, to bring the project to life
photo: Rosewood Hotels

Rosewood Hotels and Resorts is expanding its presence in the Middle East with plans to open a hotel and residences in Doha, Qatar, in 2022.

Housed in two towers, Rosewood Doha and Rosewood Residences Doha will consist of one 40-storey building that will include 300 residences for purchase while the other 37-floor tower will feature a 185-room ultra-luxury hotel and 173 serviced apartments for longer-term stays.

The hotel group has partnered with Qatar-based developer, Arkaz Investments, to bring the project to life.

It will be located within the US$45bn mega-project, called Lusail City, which extends across 38sq km and comprises four exclusive islands and 19 multi-purpose residential, mixed-use, entertainment and commercial districts.

The Rosewood destination will feature a signature Rosewood Spa – named Sense – with both design and concept inspired by purity and authenticity.

The facility will offer a spa menu including signature treatments using natural ingredients and also offer guests the opportunity to visit a fitness centre featuring state-of-the-art training equipment.

The project's overarching design concept is inspired by underwater forms, specifically the local coral formations.

The organic architectural design approach is aimed at respecting the site and its surrounding Arabian Gulf waters, while promoting harmony between human habitation and the natural world.

The architectural project is conceptualised by a team from Arab Engineering Bureau (AEB) headed by chief architect Ibrahim M Jaidah, a prominent Qatari architect known for his design philosophy where a built structure responds to its natural environment, but also belongs to the cultural and social context in which it exists.

“Rosewood Doha and Rosewood Residences Doha will create a new and differentiated benchmark for ultra-luxury hospitality in the region,” said Sonia Cheng, Rosewood CEO.

Rosewood Residences Doha will introduce 300 for-sale residential apartments, complete with bespoke amenities, facilities and services to create a pinnacle of private luxury living and contemporary style in Qatar.

“We’re delighted to join hands with Rosewood Hotels and Resorts, renowned for its one-of-a-kind collection underpinned by its iconic A Sense of Place philosophy,” says Aman G. Shahani, CEO, Arkaz Investments.

“We’re proud to showcase the rich culture of Qatar as well as our visionary and innovative ambition for the future through Rosewood’s uniquely sophisticated lens and become the new lifestyle destination for Lusail City and Qatar.”



Connect with
World Leisure
Magazine:
View issue contents
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/zines

Print edition
 

News headlines
Research: 10 minutes of massage will help your body fight stress
Research: 10 minutes of massage will help your body fight stress   25 Sep 2020

A recent study from the University of Konstanz in Germany has revealed that 10 minutes of massage or rest can help the body reduce stress. The study .... more>>
Activity sector unites to push back over Chancellor’s Winter Economy Plan
Activity sector unites to push back over Chancellor’s Winter Economy Plan   25 Sep 2020

Chancellor Rishi Sunak's proposals to support the economy through the next six months of the pandemic "are not enough" to secure the future of the .... more>>
First One&Only Spa by Chenot launches at tropical beachfront retreat in Malaysia
First One&Only Spa by Chenot launches at tropical beachfront retreat in Malaysia   25 Sep 2020

One&Only has debuted in Asia with a brand new resort – called One&Only Desaru Coast – completed with a signature Chenot spa, a result of a partnership .... more>>
Good news – gyms and group exercise classes not affected by new 'Rule of Six'
Good news – gyms and group exercise classes not affected by new 'Rule of Six'   24 Sep 2020

The UK government's 'Rule of Six' has come into force in physical activity facilities today (24 September). The good news is that gym and pool .... more>>
Company profile


TRIB3 International Ltd

A world class experience to challenge every client. Affordable luxury brand with award winning design that creates a total experience each time.

View full profile>>

Catalogue gallery


Featured Supplier

The Virtual Revolution: Hutchison Technologies help operators motivate members

The Virtual Revolution: Hutchison Technologies help operators motivate members

Hutchison Technologies virtual solutions are helping operators expand their virtual offering and get motivated members back into the club. More>>




in this issue

• Gyms on the high street – it's a go!
• JD Gyms buys Xercise4Less out of administration
• Family operator, GetSetGo! reveals launch plans



World Leisure jobs




Personal trainers
Salary: Unlimited earning potential
Location: Aylesbury, UK
Company: Everyone Active
Personal trainers
Salary: Unlimited earning potential
Location: Buckingham, UK
Company: Everyone Active
Community Fitness Manager
Salary: Scale 5 (Spine point 14) £23,577 actual salary
Location: Bow Road, London, UK
Company: Central Foundation Girls' School
Personal trainers
Salary: Unlimited earning potential
Location: Wickford, UK
Company: Everyone Active
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com

24-26 Sep 2020

FIBO Southeast Asia

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore


30 Sep 2020

European Health & Fitness Forum (EHFF)

Exhibition Centre Cologne, Cologne, Germany



Leisure Management magazine 2018 issue 1
Leisure Management
2018 issue 1

View issue contents
View on turning pages
Download PDF
  Social good: Ivo Gormley
GoodGym founder Ivo Gormley fights back against loneliness in society More>>
  Environment: Back to nature
British wildlife is being attacked on many fronts. Stephanie Hilborne, CEO of The Wildlife Trusts, wants to involve everyone in preserving nature More>>


Leisure Management magazine 2016 issue 1

Leisure Management
2016 issue 1

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF
  Social good: Winds of change
Learn about the Change Foundation and the opportunities it creates More>>
  Gymtopia: Angels’ advocate
Gymtopia founder Ray Algar on making a difference beyond the health club walls More>>


Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd