Egypt: Sharm el Sheikh
BlueBay Savanna***** BlueBay Savanna Sharm El Sheikh is a luxury resort extension, idyllically located in the Shark’s Bay area of Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt’s city of peace and one of the largest tourist destinations in the world. It offers easy access to the sandy beautiful beaches and inviting azure blue waters, in one of the most spectacular and renowned diving sites in the Sinai Peninsula, the Garden Bays, with its fantastic weather, year-round sunshine and scenic surroundings. This unique resort is not far from the lively Naama Bay area, located only five minutes away from Sharm El Sheikh International Airport. The breathtaking scenery, the greenery and the blue sea are nature’s beauty, combined with old English country style buildings, makes it an ease to your eyes to see. On its first phase of opening (spring 2014), this luxury hotel offers 202 double rooms with the very highest standards of accommodation and services, keeping a sense of exclusivity and privacy. The old English country style buildings are constructed on two levels, offering a patio or balcony with views of the gardens or pools.
United Arabs Emirates: Dubai
The Armada BelleVue Suites apartments will open on 2017.
United Arab Emirates: Fujairah
Blue Diamond Fujairah***** Fujairah is the only emirate that lies on the eastern side of the UAE, along the Gulf of Oman. Fujairah is a land endowed with remarkable beauty. The historical importance, sun-kissed beaches, majestic mountain ranges and exceptional weather conditions conspire to present Fujairah as an exotic land, ripe for discovery by tourists and business persons alike. Fujairah has much to offer. Due to its strategic location, modern highways linked to all major cities, easy access to international shipping routes and the infrastructural facilities for business to boom, Fujairah is chosen by entrepreneurs to build, grow and diversify.
United Arab Emirates: Sharjah
Armada BlueBay Sharjah**** Sharjah is the third largest of the seven emirates, very significant both geographically and historically. The city coastline consists of sandy beaches and built up areas. The central region combines lush green oases with gravel plains and rolling red sand dunes. To the East coast the landscape changes to a spectacular rocky coastline, historically full of archaeological sites dating back to as early as the 2nd millennium. It is an emirate of contrasts where visitors can enjoy a holiday in the sun, discover traditional markets (souks) or visit modern shopping malls, explore the many heritage sites and experience the natural beauty of true Arabian deserts, mountains and seas.
Turkey: Istanbul (3 new openings)
Blue Diamond Istambul***** Straddling East and West, Turkey has seen history from a unique vantage point. Some of the treasures of this country are its people, its hospitality, and the magic of flavors and scents that emanate from the winding streets of its markets. Istanbul is the capital of two empires, the Byzantine and Ottoman, with a foot on each continent, Asia and Europe. Adorned with the world’s most spectacular monuments, it was the metropolis where cultures, people and religions came together. It is a mosaic that combines much beauty and nuances full of contrasts. To speak of Istanbul is to speak of its temples, the mosques, the Hammams, Egyptian spice market and Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar, which comprises 80 streets, 4000 shops, bars, cafes and restaurants where you can buy everything imaginable. Before leaving Istanbul, one must navigate the Bosporus and contemplate the magnificence of Istanbul from the sea.