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Culture, Heritage & Tourism
2021 Mar 03 Wed, 02:39:37 pm

WAM Feature: UAE’s first-ever hotel evokes how it all started 90 years ago

By Binsal Abdulkader ABU DHABI, 3rd March, 2021 (WAM) -- As thousands of hotels across the UAE are getting ready this year to welcome Dubai Expo 2020 guests and delegates, the BOAC Rest House remains dearly in the memory of the nation as the first hotel to be built in the 1930s. In today’s standards, the number of branded hotel rooms in the UAE are expected to reach up to 108,300 by the end of 2021, according to a report by the international professional services...