Sana’a Sheraton gears up


One of the best-known hotels in Yemen, The Sheraton Sana’a is gearing up to complete phase-1 of its renovation by the end of the year.

Once this phase is over the hotel will have a brand new façade with easier access, extended lobby with sit-down check-in/check-out desks, new executive floors with executive lounge, additional executive and presidential suites, latest business center, an elegant new lobby lounge and an extended shopping arcade.

The hotel is fully operational during the renovation period and every effort has been made to minimise disturbance to guests.

Another important aspect of the ongoing renovation is the installation of the latest in fire alarm and extinguishing systems for the whole hotel as well as electronic key locks in all 270 rooms to ensure the safety and security of guests.

In addition, brand new standby generators have been installed to ensure un-interrupted power supply and eco-friendly chillers have been put in place to improve the air-conditioning as well as to contribute to improving the environment.

The owning company of the hotel, Arab Hotels is investing $ 3.6m for this phase of the renovation and plans to invest more in the future.