Movenpick opens hotel in Palestine's West Bank

Swiss hotel chain Movenpick has opened a five-star hotel in Palestine's West Bank city of Ramallah.

Movenpick opens hotel in Ramallah
Movenpick opens hotel in Ramallah

Hotel Ramallah has 171 rooms and features a total of eight conference and meeting rooms.

The 660sqm Yabus Ballroom can accommodate 800 people and there are a further seven meeting and breakout rooms.

Movenpick Hotel Ramallah, which has four restaurants and bars, is expected to focus on business travellers to the region after a 10-year project to open the venue.

The hotel’s general manager Daniel Roche said: "We are honoured to be part of such a significant project that will introduce a new experience in the beautiful city of Ramallah. The Movenpick Hotel Ramallah will play a key role in Ramallah, as we work together with the Arab Hotels Company, our owners, to create a landmark property in Ramallah."

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