Aedas Interiors commissioned for Aabar Properties’ Hard Rock Hotel in Abu Dhabi

Aedas Interiors was appointed to undertake the interior design of the Hard Rock Hotel in Abu Dhabi. The brand’s first hotel in the Middle East region is a development by Aabar Properties, a subsidiary of Aabar Investments PJS. Construction of the five-star hotel will commence soon and is expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2015.

The 46-story, luxury hotel will be located on Abu Dhabi’s Al Meena Road. Plans for the hotel include a two-tier lobby with the top floor incorporating lounges, function rooms and a grand ballroom. In addition to 378 guestrooms, the hotel will also offer an assortment of signature restaurants, including its Hard Rock Cafe, along with meeting facilities, spa amenities, and entertainment.

The project will be designed and managed out of the Aedas Interiors office in Dubai led by interior design director Fergus Duncan, along with input from Aedas’ international interiors teams as required.

Prior to the appointment as interior designer, Aedas has also been working as design architect and lead consultant on the project for the past two years.

As part of the Aedas global network, Aedas Interiors Limited has office locations in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Macau, Singapore, Vietnam, Dubai and London. The company employs over 160 interior designers offering a range of interior design services, from concept to construction, for the residential, hospitality, corporate office, retail, aviation and healthcare markets.

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