Dubai-UAE: 04 May, 2011 –Citymax Hotel, the hospitality arm of the Landmark
Group, today announced the launch of its latest propertyin Sharjah, validating the
chain’s rapidly growing footprint in the UAE.
The official opening of the 230-room hotel will be held on 8 May and comes within a
year of the launch of Citymax Al Barsha and Citymax Bur Dubai.
The announcements were made on the sidelines of Arabian Travel Market (ATM)
2011 that opened on 2 May and will run until 5 May at the Dubai International
Convention and Exhibition Center.
Since the opening of its two properties, Citymax Hotels have enjoyed rapidly
increasing occupancy levels with seasonal highs touching close to 90 per cent.
Michael A. Weyland, General Manager – Hotels Division, Landmark Group,
said: “The UAE today is no longer perceived as a mere stopover option but
a holiday destination of choice. The emergence of low cost carriers has also
complimented the mid-market hotel segment. Citymax Hotels continuously strive
to offer these customers the best in hospitality experience at an affordable price.
The high occupancy rate that we continue to enjoy is testament to the focused
customer service we offer.”
Citymax Hotel Sharjah is conveniently located on Al Wahda Street, just six
kilometres away from the Sharjah International Airport and 30 minutes from the
Dubai International Airport. The property offers twin and double rooms. Each room
is cushioned in comfort with a 10” mattress, equipped with high speed internet
connection, 32” TV, and laptop sized digital safe. The hotel has a 24-hour coffee
shop and buffet restaurant as well as five multi-functional meeting rooms.
Located in the Abu Shagara District, Sharjah, the property is well-connected to
the industrial, shopping and heritage areas such as the Sharjah Gold Centre and