Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group recently announced that it will manage a new luxury hotel and branded residences currently under development in Beirut.
The new property is scheduled to open in 2018. The overall development includes 280 rooms and suites and 25 serviced apartments. In addition to the accommodation, the property will also offer an all-day dining restaurant and bar, lobby lounge and club lounge.
For the business segment, the hotel will offer an extensive banqueting and meeting space which will include a 300-seat grand ballroom, a 270-seat junior ballroom and a variety of adaptable conference rooms.
The project is under development by the Olayan Group with whom Mandarin Oriental recently jointly acquired The Hotel Ritz, Madrid.