Dubai-based Nakheel is a world-leading master developer whose innovative, landmark projects form an iconic portfolio of master communities and residential, retail, hospitality and leisure developments that are pivotal to realising Dubai’s vision. Nakheel’s waterfront projects, including the world-famous, award-winning Palm Jumeirah, have added more than 300 kilometres to Dubai’s original, 70km coastline, paving the way for the development of hundreds of seafront homes, resorts, hotels and attractions. Nakheel’s master developments span 15,000 hectares, accommodate nearly 300,000 people and provide a growing range of destinations, attractions and facilities for Dubai’s residents and tourists. They include Palm Jumeirah, The World, Jumeirah Islands, Jumeirah Park, Jumeirah Village, Al Furjan, The Gardens, Discovery Gardens, Jebel Ali Village, Dragon City, Nad Al Sheba, Warsan Village, International City and the upcoming Deira Islands – a new destination for tourism, living and leisure at Dubai’s oldest, most traditional trading hub.
Nakheel Malls, the company’s retail arm, owns and operates a range of assets including large-scale malls, dining and entertainment destinations and community shopping centres. Operational assets, with six million square feet of retail space, include Ibn Battuta Mall, Dragon Mart, Nakheel Mall, Golden Mile Galleria, The Pointe and Club Vista Mare, with West Beach at Palm Jumeirah, The Night Market, Warsan Souk, Al Khail Avenue, The Circle Mall, Nad Al Sheba Mall and others at various stages of construction and development.
Nakheel Hospitality’s project portfolio comprises a range of hotels and resorts, from five star, luxury establishments to modest accommodation. The first four – Premier Inn Ibn Battuta Mall, Avani Ibn Battuta, ibis Styles Dragon Mart and Premier Inn Dragon Mart – are operational, with others under construction. Working with international, reputable hospitality brands, Nakheel is bringing new concepts to Dubai in line with the government’s tourism vision. Joint venture partners currently include Spain’s RIU Hotels & Resorts and Thailand’s Centara Hotels & Resorts, under which two resorts at Deira Islands will be delivered in 2020. The St. Regis Dubai – The Palm, part of Nakheel’s Palm Tower hotel and residential complex at the heart of Palm Jumeirah, is also due to open this year. Nakheel’s hospitality project collection also includes a range of community clubs and restaurants.