Golden Tulip Hospitality Group has acquired its ninth hotel in the UAE - Tulip Inn Royal Suites Ajman. The Tulip Inn Royal Suites Ajman boasts 259 apartments and various facilities, ranging from food and beverage outlets to fitness centre, beach access and business centre. The hotel is located on the Cornish Road in Ajman, 30 minutes drive from Dubai International Airport and a few minutes from Sharjah city.

Pierre Frederic Roulot, president of Golden Tulip Hospitality Group said it was a great opportunity for the company.
With this step we reinforce our presence in the United Arab Emirates and the MENA region in General,” he said. “The addition of Tulip Inn Ajman demonstrate the strength of the Golden Tulip Hospitality Group for the Tulip Inn brand as a leading 3 stars – budget hotel brand. We have 50 hotels in the Middle East and want to be top five in every market.”

Golden Tulip, which recently opened three hotels in the region, has big expansion plans for the next three years. It will open 14 hotels in the region including two in the UAE this year — recently opened Tulip Inn Royal Suites Ajman and Golden Tulip Hotel & Suites RAK. In Saudi Arabia it will open seven hotels including two — Golden Tulip Hotel & Suits Breda Al Qasir and Golden Tulip Jeddah — this year.

Chandra Sekaran K, owner representative of the Tulip Inn Royal Suites Ajman added: “Bringing in a well known brand to our property will certainly support us in securing our client’s satisfaction. With Golden Tulip Brand’s experience and good knowledge of the market and the industry as a whole, we strongly believe that achieving our goals is within reach”.

Golden Tulip Hospitality Group - with its head office in Amersfoort, Netherlands, is a worldwide hospitality company with more than 230 hotels and 27.000 rooms in more than 40 countries. In 2009 Golden Tulip enters the Russian Market by signing Development and Representative Agreement with IFK Hotel Management.

Khaleej Times and Hotelier Middle East.com