Pictures: Royal Continental Hotel opens first Middle East property in Dubai

The four-star property is Shariah compliant and features 68 rooms and suites

Royal Continental Hotel has launched its first property in the Middle East in Dubai’s Deira.

The four-star hotel, which is Shariah compliant, features 168 rooms and suites, leisure facilities and restaurants spread over 11 floors.

It is designed to attract both business and leisure travellers and features traditional Arabic design blended with more modern architecture.


“We are delighted to announce the launch of our first hotel in the Middle East. Aligning ourselves with His Highness’ vision of focusing on family, Royal Continental Hotel is Sharia compliant and designed keeping in mind the importance of families spending leisure time together,” said Sultan Al Menhali, CEO, Royal Continental Hotel.

The hotel’s F&B options include international all day dining restaurant Oasis and All The Perks Café.


Rooms range from deluxe, to superior and a 143-square metre presidential suite. All feature an LED screen that allows guests to select music and films on demand, choose in-room dining options and view weather and airport information.


There are also gym and pool facilities.