Jumeirah Hotels to further expand in China with 3 new properties
Dubai based Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts has recently announced it is stepping up expanding in China, with the addition of 3 new hotels. The Jumeirah Haikou Resort which will feature 60 villas is set open in 2018 as part of an exclusive golf community on a private island in Hainan. The 200 key Jumeirah Wuhan which is due to open 2020 has a prime city centre location near to Hankou, while the Jumeirah Nanjing (220 keys) is located in the new Hexi business district of the city.
Both properties in Wuhan and Haikou are owned by subsidiaries of Yuexiu Group, a Guangzhou-based property development company. The third property Jumeirah Nanjing is currently under development and expected to open in 2016.
Jumeirah currently operates 22 hotels, resorts and residences, including 11 in the Middle East, six in Europe and five in Asia. A further 17 hotels are now under development. Jumeirah now has a pipeline of eight properties in China including hotel developments in Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Sanya, Macau and Qiandaohu.