PRESS RELEASE

Eagle Hills launches Fairmont Residences Rabat-Salé

  • Luxurious residences offered for sale at the prestigious La Marina Morocco development, in Rabat-Salé, Morocco

Abu Dhabi, 06 September 2016: Eagle Hills, an Abu Dhabi-based private real estate investment and development company, and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts today announced the sales launch of the much-anticipated, Fairmont Residences La Marina Rabat-Salé. Construction on the luxury hotel and branded residences development - the first Fairmont hotel in Morocco – commenced earlier this year and is scheduled to open in 2019.

Fairmont Residences La Marina Rabat-Salé is part of a unique urban mixed-use development in Morocco, with an exceptional waterfront location and an international standard. It will encompass a contemporary style with Moroccan inspirations; reflecting eurythmic combination of the region’s ancient art forms and state-of-the-art finishing. Strategically located, the mixed-use project enjoys a triple water frontage including the marina, the river and the Atlantic Ocean with spectacular sweeping views of historical heritage sites, such as the Kasbah of the Oudaya, Hassan Tower and Mohamed V Mausoleum.

The 79 Fairmont branded residences are elegant and sophisticated Marina-front homes, perfect for a primary dwelling or a year-round getaway retreat, with a choice of one-, two- and three-bedroom units ranging in size from 70 to 210 sqm. 

Residents will benefit from a comprehensive array of on-demand hotel services as well as access to à la carte services and other facilities from the 184-room hotel, such as a Fairmont Spa, pools, fitness centre, meeting spaces including a ballroom and business centre, and a range of restaurants including an all-day dining concept, lobby lounge and bar, specialty restaurant and pool bar & grille. In addition, residents will enjoy easy access to all amenities within La Marina development, including retail, a bank, mosque, school, and numerous dining options within the Marina and along the Bouregreg river front.

M’hammed El Merini, General Manager of Eagle Hills Morocco, said: “Morocco is renowned for its rich culture, vibrant history, hospitable people and diverse landscapes, making it the perfect destination for a new city hub. The Fairmont branded residences at La Marina Rabat-Salé offer discerning investors a unique luxury lifestyle opportunity within one of Morocco’s most prestigious developments. We are delighted to be able to bring the Fairmont Hotel & Residences to La Marina which reinforces the number of luxury hospitality options for visitors in the Rabat-Salé region. This will become a new flagship destination that will positively impact tourism.” 

Francois Baudin, Senior Vice President, Development Luxury Hotels Europe Middle East and Africa, AccorHotels   said: “This iconic project is the first of its kind for Fairmont in Morocco, and the combination of luxury residences and a five-star hotel is an extremely exciting development, especially in one of the fastest growing markets in the region. AccorHotels has exceptionally strong residential expertise and we are committed to our goal of being the preferred mixed-use hotel and residential operator in the Middle East and North Africa and beyond.”

The residences’ owners will also enjoy a number of exclusive benefits including access to the by-invitation only tier of Fairmont President's Club.  Membership offers VIP recognition, special room rates and upgrades at the global portfolio of over 120 Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel hotel and resort properties. Residents are also provided with the opportunity to rent their residences through a rental programme managed by Fairmont.

The Fairmont Residences La Marina Rabat-Salé is currently being showcased at Cityscape Global in Dubai, UAE, until September 8, 2016. Potential buyers are invited to contact +971 2 497 9999, toll-free at 800-EHAD (800- 3423) or register their interest on www.fairmontresidenceslamarina.com.