Meydan to build luxury hotel to replace defunct Dubai beach club
04 February, 2016
Meydan Group has started building a five-star hotel on Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), to replace a beach club the developer shut down in 2014. The Meydan Beach Hotel is to comprise 260 rooms, including hotel and serviced apartments, according to Meghnad Warrier, vice-president of finance at Meydan Group. Preliminary construction work including shoring and piling has begun and the development is expected to complete within three years, by the start of 2019.