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Old December 3rd, 2006, 11:58 AM   #21
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Opening in the second half of 2008
'Hilton Hotels' signs management of second hotel in Kuwait




The 'Hilton Hotels Company 'stated that it has signed an agreement to manage the second facility in Kuwait. The Hotel 'Hilton Olympia Kuwait',which opens in the second half of 2008. This hotel is located in the project which includes the new headquarters of the Asian Olympic Council and that it would reflect an important brand, which currently operates 14 leading business hotel in the Arabian Peninsula.

The new hotel will take the form of twin tower designs rising high in the skies of Kuwait. One of the towers will be allocated for commercial offices,while other will join to the family of Hilton Hotels, note that the twin towers will be connected via a closed bridge between them.

Its location on the Gulf Street in the heart of the Salmiya, one of the most important places in Kuwait. 70 luxurious apartments and 200 hotel rooms for the guests, an area of 45 square meters for one. The hotel will include many new facilities, including the two restaurants, conference rooms for meetings, versatile conferences halls , spread over an area of 1600 square meters. The swimming pool and health club, cafe and shop for retail sale, in addition to a warehouse and parking.

The new hotel will be a great addition to the Hilton Hotel brand in Kuwait. Hilton Hotel already has Hilton Kuwait Resort in the country, which offers 367 rooms with private beach along the 2 km, and facilities for concerts and events.

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Old December 3rd, 2006, 12:28 PM   #22
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Nice project!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old December 22nd, 2006, 02:45 AM   #23
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They installed a video camera for the projects site
and it shows the steel structures of the two tower reaching the first floor

VideoCam site

here a photo of the videocam.
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Old December 23rd, 2006, 12:24 AM   #24
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wow
impressive project. The towers remind me of the Financial Harbour towers in Bharain.
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Old December 23rd, 2006, 01:35 PM   #25
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They look quite tall for 35 storey towers... Maybe they'll be as high as 200m!
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Old December 23rd, 2006, 10:40 PM   #26
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They look quite tall for 35 storey towers... Maybe they'll be as high as 200m!
On the Kuwaiti main forum, they say its 140 m. which is kind of short.
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Old January 24th, 2007, 12:13 PM   #27
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update from the webcam today

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Old January 24th, 2007, 08:38 PM   #28
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This project is fantastic! amazing!
Go Kuwait!
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Old January 25th, 2007, 06:36 PM   #29
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Nice buidings!!
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Old January 26th, 2007, 08:26 AM   #30
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kind of cool...but looks like waterskis
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Old January 26th, 2007, 09:11 AM   #31
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Old February 12th, 2007, 04:11 PM   #32
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Old April 3rd, 2007, 12:55 PM   #33
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Old April 4th, 2007, 12:38 AM   #34
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this buildings are one of the best I have seen!!
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Its... meh... o_o
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Old April 4th, 2007, 08:00 AM   #36
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This project is spectacular.... no words to describe it!!!!
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THAT'S A BEAUTIFUL PROJECT
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