Sheikh Suroor Projects Department and Ghantoot Group to build luxury resort on Saadiyat Island

ABU DHABI: H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Suroor Al Nahyan, owner of Sheikh Suroor Projects Department (SSPD) has signed an agreement with Ali Mohamed Sadeq Al Baloushi, Chairman of the Ghantoot Group, to develop a luxury beach resort on Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi.

Sami Al Khuwaiter, the Projects Director of SSPD, was also present on the occasion.

The agreement between SSPD and Ghantoot Group marks the start of the AED 860 million Saadiyat Island Resort Development project, due to be completed by the end of 2017.

The luxury resort, designed by DBI Design the architects behind the iconic Etihad Towers development in Abu Dhabi will consist of a low-rise 295-room hotel comprised of four wings, a standalone spa and wellness centre, gymnasium, as well as state-of-the-art meeting rooms. The resort will be immaculately landscaped and will also include 11 luxury two-story villas, including one exclusive private villa.

Sami Al Khuwaiter said, “The Saadiyat Island Resort will be a world-class luxury destination at the heart of the U.A.E. s capital, and is the latest in SSPD s long line of developments, all aimed at creating regional landmarks with the utmost quality.”