Metropolitan Palace Hotel (left) and Habtoor Grand Hotel Convention Centre & Spa (right)
A true Beirut landmark, the 183-room Metropolitan Palace Hotel - Beirut is a second home for GCC visitors to the Levant. Situated at a walking distance from the exhibition centers of the Beirut Hall, the hotel is also a popular choice among business travelers.
The Habtoor Grand Hotel Convention Centre & Spa Beirut, is a comprehensive complex of 115 thousand square metres, and represents a $150 million investment. At a height of 123.31 metres, the Habtoor City will be the tallest building on the Beirut skyline and will further enhance the Sin El Fil area. The majestic tower will house hotel rooms and suites.
The fifth to 15th floor will include 110 large luxuriously appointed guest rooms and 22 Ambassador suites of 77 m sq each. Floors 16 to 24 have been allocated for 18 stylish apartment suites covering 420m sq, each one to include a dining room, kitchen, four bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms and maid's quarters. Capping it off will be two penthouse suites of 850 m sq each to be located on the 25th and 26th floor.
A connection bridge will link the new complex with the Metropolitan Palace Hotel. The combination of exclusive hotel and spa, shopping mall, 3,000 sq. metres of conference and banquet space with state of the art conference facilities and service excellence will make the Metropolitan City Centre the perfect venue for future summits, official international events and conventions, exclusive weddings and exhibitions.
One of the most innovating new development in Lebanon as well, is the delightful Habtoor Land at Harat El Sit, which is the first fully fledged theme park in the Middle East and the Arab World.
At present, the value of Al Habtoor Group investment projects in the country is around US$ 500 million with more exciting news in the pipeline. At present, the group is focusing all its efforts on the Habtoor Grand Hotel Convention Centre & Spa, which will boast a state-of-the-art convention center and a modern spa facility. Combined with the Metropolitan Palace Hotel, this new project will form the Habtoor City, which the group aims to establish as a center of excellence and luxury in the Lebanese capital. The relationship between the Al Habtoor Group and Lebanon remains stronger than ever and the two parties are set to continue to grow and develop together.
The view at night: