Onyx to launch first Amari in Middle East

Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group was appointed by Gulf Trading and Contracting Company to operate a 120-room hotel in the Qatari capital, Doha. This is ONYX’s first step for expansion in the Middle East for the Amari brand. The property is scheduled to open in Sept. 2012.

The 13-story property features 120 rooms, including 78 superior rooms, 36 deluxe rooms, and six suites. In-room amenities will include LCD flat screen TV, a lounge area, Wi-Fi Internet access, and a work desk fitted with an iPod docking station.

Amari Doha offers a selection of dining options; the Breeze Spa which will also feature a Jacuzzi and a Vichy shower room; and a fitness center.

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