Hotel supply surpasses 100,000 rooms in Dubai


After the opening of the Hotel Westin Dubai Al Habtoor City last August with 1,004 rooms including 142 suites, the capacity of the Emirate’s hotel supply has surpassed 100,000 rooms, Dubai Tourism has announced, according to Hospitality Net.

Dubai Tourism expects to see steady growth in nights until the culmination point that should be the World Exposition 2020, the first organized in the Middle East, based on the theme ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’.

The Emirate hopes for 35.9 million nights in 2018, which would represent annual growth by +10.8% this year, as compared to the previous year, reports say. According to Dubai Tourism, the hotel supply could reach 134,000 rooms by the end of 2018.