Wyndham Grand Regency Doha joins Wyndham Grand collection

Doha, Qatar (May 31, 2011) – Wyndham Grand Regency Doha is now the first 5-star hotel in Qatar to be a member of the Wyndham Hotel Group, the world’s largest hotel company as measured by approximately 7,210 hotels and one of three business untis of Wyndham Grand property in the Middle East.

Ayman Lotfy, General Manager of Grand Regency Hotel, owned by Regency Group Holding, recently announced that the conversion plan is now open under the Wyndham Grand Regency Doha flag.

The hotel is currently managed by Wyndham Hotel management, Inc, adding to the company’s managed hotel portfolio in Europe and the Middle East which includes the flagship Wyndham Grand London Chelsea Harbour in the United Kingdom and the recently opened Ramada Encore Doha, which also is owned by Regency Group Holding.

Ibrahim Al Asmakh, President of the Board of Directors of Regency Group Holding, stated in an earlier press conference that the cooperation with a prestigious group such as the Wyndham Hotel Group will provide an important opportunity for the group to expand with a new luxurious brand in this booming market.

He also revealed the opening of Planet Hollywood Hotel in 2014, which is the first of its kind in the Middle East and the second worldwide.