Golden Tulip’s Morocco launch


GOLDEN Tulip Hospitality Group has announced the signing of the management contract with Property Logic for its upcoming Tulip Residences Hotel in Saïdia, Morocco. The construction of the resort  is well underway and is expected to be accomplished in October 2009.
Tulip Residences Saïdia will comprise 234 spacious residences ranging from two to four bedroom options to accommodate up to 1,000 guests. As the rooms are intended for extended stays, they are fully serviced and equipped with homely furnishings. In addition, the resort will feature a Moroccan style clubhouse, three outdoor lagoon pools set among landscaped gardens, a themed restaurant and a café bar, tennis courts and an amphitheatre for family entertainment.
The resort will be located in the new leisure destination of Mediterrania-Saïdia on the northeast Mediterranean coast of Morocco, 30 minutes drive from Oujda International Airport. The 7,000,000 sq m area boasts six kilometres of unspoilt beaches, three 18 hole golf courses, a marina with over 1,300 berths, nine hotels, 3,000 residential and tourist properties, conference facilities and a large range of sports, shopping, dining and entertainment options. 
Hans Kennedie, president and CEO of Golden Tulip Hospitality Group said, “Tulip Residences are an ideal alternative to hotel rooms as they offer the leisure traveller fully serviced, tastefully furnished properties that combine luxury and elegance with all the home like comforts and services you could wish for. Saïdia is a fantastic location with immense potential so we are proud to choose this location to launch our first Tulip Residences concept outside Europe.”
David Woodward, director of hotel and commercial operations at Property Logic and Developer of Le Jardin de Fleur Resorts in Saïdia added, “We believe that Golden Tulip has a wealth of expertise in terms of service delivery, operations and reservations capacity. Their intuitive Tulip Residences brand is a perfect fit for Saïdia as it offers flexibility, exclusivity and luxury – the three cornerstones of the Le Jardin de Fleur brand.”