In direct response to the demand from travellers’, Somewhere Hotels, one of Dubai’s most stylish mid-market hotel brands, recently opened the doors to its new 301-room hotel at the renowned and convenient location ‘Barsha Heights’, previously known as Tecom. Making this the second hotel opening in Dubai, the brand moreover operates globally in destinations Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Greece and in UAE.
In alignment with Dubai’s 2020 vision of welcoming 20 million tourists to the city, the potential demand for mid-market lodging is showing growing effects. Guests from the GCC markets are now booking affordable and convenient rooms more than ever. In the changing evolution of hospitality sector in the city, Somewhere Hotels’ friendly ambience with a combination of modern suites, rooms and numerous facilities provide space and comfort.
Setting new trends, the emerging business travellers have become the key target market for the cities future plans to become a business and trade hub, and have already clearly challenged the industry. Business travellers primarily seek smart and tech-friendly hotels that are well connected and provide easy accessibility, making Somewhere Hotels the ultimate mid-market hotel with central access to the cities destinations, clean and spacious rooms furnished with all the latest equipment.
The location of the newly established hotel provides the guests easy and immediate access to public transportation making commuting comfortable and relaxed. In close proximity, guests can effortlessly take the city’s metro and tram to Marina Walk, Jumeirah Beach Walk and top shopping destination Mall of the Emirates. For the business travellers, the hotel is only ten minutes away from the well-known business areas in the city such as Media City, and the hotel is conveniently located just a taxi ride away from the new airport Al Maktoum International, at Dubai World Central (DWC).
Serving as social hub in the area, the hotel includes a dining area with a beautiful terrace where guests can indulge in an array of bespoke menus. NAY restaurant, offers an alternative al fresco setting with a warm ambience and outstandingly appetising menu. At the music lounge, ‘The Clavichord’, guests can enjoy International tapas menu along with a wide-range selection of refreshing beverages as the evening option. For the business and tech-savvy visitors, the hotel provides conference room equipped with the latest devices for their meetings and gatherings. In addition, the rooftop accommodates a pool, fitness centre and wellness spa that enable the hotel to offer guests a truly holistic experience.
“Following the global success of Somewhere Hotels, we are very proud of our continued growth, with our second property in UAE located at the heart of Dubai’s residential and business area,” says Mr. Abdullatif Kabbara, General Manager of Somewhere Hotels. “As a mid-market runner in Dubai hospitality sector, we offer consistently great value and a high quality experience that both solo travellers, couples, business men and women love and return back to time, and time, again. In essence, through reliable and affordable offering, our mission is to satisfy our visitors needs during the time they spend at the hotel.”