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Ajman, UAE; May 6, 2022

Al Zorah Development Company, a joint venture between the Government of Ajman and Solidere International PLC, has selected The Oberoi Group to manage its new luxury beachfront resort.

The new hotel development will enable the expansion of the Al Zorah luxury hospitality experience. The new hotel will span approximately 828,767 square feet, with 174 luxurious guestrooms, and 28 one-bedroom private villas set at the pristine white sandy beach of Al Zorah.

George Saad, CEO of Al Zorah Development Company, said: “We are thrilled to add such a luxury new experience to our portfolio. The Oberoi Group’s new luxury resort will further strengthen the positioning of Al Zorah as a luxury hospitality, golf, and wellness destination, and will offer unparalleled service to guests and residents”.

Saad added “The new resort will increase the portfolio of Al Zorah to 269 luxury hotel keys and 18-hole international golf course, with the plan to add unique beachfront development that will include villas, residences, hotel apartments and holiday homes in near future”.

Khadija Mohammed Turki, Acting Director General of the Ajman Department of Tourism Development, said: “We are pleased to witness the launch of the “Oberoi Family Beachfront Resort” as a distinctive addition to the tourism projects in the emirate, as part of our continuous efforts with our partners to develop the tourism sector and consolidate Ajman’s position as a preferred tourist destination for all. Today, Ajman hosts Six luxury five-star hotels, in addition to a distinguished group of hotels and hotel apartments”.

Turki added: “We are confident that this pioneering project will contribute to enhancing the emirate’s attractiveness as a global tourist destination, as it adds luxury and splendour to the offers of the hospitality sector in Ajman, which will attract more visitors and international tourists, and promote the Emirate of Ajman as a unique tourist destination both locally and internationally”.

Mr P.R.S. Oberoi, Executive Chairman of The Oberoi Group, said: “We are delighted that The Oberoi Group will manage the second luxury beach resort in Al Zorah that will offer the highest standards of luxury and hospitality. Following the success of the first Oberoi luxury resort, the new Beach Resort, will further enhance Al Zorah’s position as a luxury travel destination of choice.”

Al Zorah occupies 5.4 million square meters of lush beachfront and mangrove land. The lagoons and mangrove forests of Al Zorah are home to an astonishing variety of native marine and plant life, and also shelter flocks of more than 118 species of resident and migratory birds.
Carefully developed to protect its rich natural heritage, Al Zorah is designed to permit residents and visitors to enjoy its pathways through the white sandy beaches, the golf course, the marina’s and the mangroves allowing residents and their guests to explore the beauties of the site.

Al Zorah is only a 25-minute drive from Dubai International Airport and 35 minutes from Dubai international financial centre and Dubai Mall. The development offers world-class hotel and resort, residences, commercial space, leisure facilities, and an 18-hole golf course set within a natural preserved environment of sandy areas and mangroves. It is composed of distinct neighbourhoods with a carefully defined urban character, which are connected via lush green parks, active public spaces, and shaded paths and promenades, resulting in a sustainable and cohesive environment.

First-of-its-kind wellness resort launched in the Middle East

Ajman, 27 April 2022

Al Zorah Development Company welcomes ZOYA Health and Wellness Resort at Al Zorah, the first-of-its-kind five-star retreat in the Middle East region designed to provide a 360-degree wellness experience.

The fully integrated wellness retreat is owned by Saudi entrepreneur Ameer Said in the emirate’s popular Al Zorah development. The 61-room resort overlooks the prime location’s stunning golf course and mangrove forest.

George Saad, CEO of Al Zorah Development Company, said: “Al Zorah stands out as a unique and distinctive lifestyle destination. The addition of ZOYA Health and Wellness Resort, a first-of-its-kind five-star retreat in the Middle East, perfectly aligns with our vision for the development, and we are excited to welcome guests to the resort and Al Zorah as a whole.

The resort offers guests a wide range of bespoke programmes to help improve their well-being and live healthier lifestyles. It also provides a range of tailored treatment programmes based on holistic and unique medical approaches to prevent chronic illnesses. Central to the facility’s offering is detoxing and therapeutic fasting, with complimentary physiotherapy, aesthetic medicine, and nutrition support.
Ameer Said, ZOYA Health and Wellness Resort, stated: “People have faced numerous and varied challenges over the past few years, and ZOYA was born out of a determination to address the ailments of the modern world. We wanted to create a space that fosters the connection between nature, wellness, and people’s need for a regenerative existence.”
He added: “At ZOYA, we aim to be preventative rather than curative, to help our guests lead healthier lifestyles without the need for medication and assistance, and to create a special space that protects, nourishes and invigorates mind, body and soul.”
The retreat offers nine programmes, including Wellcation, Immune Support, Detox, Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Weight Management, Liver Support, Rejuvenation, Get Fit and Anti-Aging, which are customised to the needs and lifestyle of guests with the guidance and expertise of medical and health professionals. The tailored programmes, which combine multiple treatments into a holistic, integrative journey, vary from three to fourteen nights with access to state-of-the-art and advanced facilities across the resort and a selection of leisure activities.

Al Zorah occupies 5.4 million square meters of lush beachfront overlooking the Arabian Gulf and mangrove land. The lagoons and mangrove forests of Al Zorah are home to an astonishing variety of native marine and plant life, and also shelter flocks of more than 118 species of resident and migratory birds.
Carefully developed to protect its rich natural heritage, Al Zorah is designed to permit residents and visitors to enjoy its pathways through the white sandy beaches, the golf course, the marinas and the mangroves allowing residents and their guests to explore the beauties of the site.

Al Zorah is only a 25-minute drive from Dubai International Airport and 35 minutes from Dubai international financial centre and Dubai Mall. The development offers world-class hotel and resort, residences, commercial space, leisure facilities, and an 18-hole golf course set within a natural preserved environment of sandy areas and mangroves. It is composed of distinct neighbourhoods with a carefully defined urban character, which are connected via lush green parks, active public spaces, and shaded paths and promenades, resulting in a sustainable and cohesive environment.
The Al Zorah Development (Private) Company P.S.C marks the partnership between the Government of Ajman and Solidere International PLC and is a Free Zone Company under the laws of Ajman, UAE.

ZOYA Health and Wellness Resort is operated by German spa consultancy and management company Premedion, renowned for managing high-end spas and health centres in various countries, including Egypt, Oman, China and Qatar.

• The New Golf Clubhouse, a project designed by ANNAKA, the distinguished architectural firm led by Architect Anabelle Kassar
• Al Zorah Golf Club is an 18-hole championship golf course, created by Nicklaus Design and operated by Troon


Ajman, UAE; April , 2022

Al Zorah Development Company announced today that the construction work has commenced at the luxury golf and leisure clubhouse in Al Zorah Golf Club, a project designed by ANNAKA. The distinguished architectural firm led by Architect Anabelle Kassar, presses on with its ambitious development plans to make Al Zorah Golf Club the premier tourist and golfing destination in the northern Emirates.

Set in a stunning natural landscape with flowing dunes and 1 million square meters of mangrove forest, when complete, Al Zorah Golf Club will boast a world-class Clubhouse to complement the existing 18-hole championship golf course, created by Nicklaus Design and operated by Troon under the Troon Golf brand.

Mr George Saad, Chief Executive Officer of Al Zorah Development Company, explained: “Our unique world-class golf course will soon become even more impressive, as we begin construction works on exciting new developments to complement the offering. Our ambition has always been for Al Zorah Golf Club to maintain its position as one of the best in the Middle East, and the existing 18-hole championship course and state-of-the-art Clubhouse will strengthen our competitiveness.”

The luxury golf club will be complemented by full golf and leisure facilities, including a purpose-built gymnasium, golf shop, tennis courts, and swimming pool for adults and kids to utilise for fitness and leisure. In addition, underground parking and various food and beverage outlets will offer visitors convenience and choice to dine, socialise and relax within the club.

Mr Saad said: “Al Zorah Golf Club recently partnered with Audubon International and the GEO Foundation, global leaders in environmental sustainability. This partnership creates a pathway to ensure the protection and enhancement of a vibrant ecosystem within the Mangrove Forest on the edge of the golf course and reduce carbon footprint and single-use plastics. As a Club, we are committed to protecting the environment and obtaining our certifications from these organizations”

When playing Al Zorah, you will encounter nature and an abundance of wildlife in its truest form or a constantly changing tidal system altering the look and feel of the course on an hourly basis and island tee boxes that protrude from the tidal inlets, which are visually stunning. Al Zorah is a must-play for any golfer who wants a unique golfing experience.

Mark Chapleski, Executive Vice-President, Troon International, commented, “Troon is extremely excited about this next phase of the Al Zorah golf journey. It will be a huge step forward with this new state of the art Clubhouse sitting right above the 18th green and adjacent practice range, the views and access are perfectly aligned. Al Zorah Development have proven that everything they develop is top class, from The Oberoi to the Zoya Health and Wellbeing Resort, and this new Clubhouse will be no exception”.

It is expected that the development will be completed by next year when the Club will open its doors to the worldwide golfing community and invite guests to enjoy an unparalleled leisure experience in a breath-taking location.

Al Zorah Development encompasses the development of 5.4 million square meters of coastal land with a total waterfront of 12 km and includes The Oberoi Al Zorah Beach Resort. Other golf residential projects are currently under way with most properties enjoying water, golf course, and mangrove views.

Al Zorah Development is located within 25 minutes of Dubai International Airport, making it the perfect destination for golfers travelling from across the globe.

For Immediate Release:
Ajman, UAE
April 2022

Al Zorah Development Company, a joint venture between the Government of Ajman and Solidere International, has appointed George Saad as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Saad, with over 20 years of experience in the United Arab Emirates real estate market, will oversee the strategic development of Al Zorah. Saad holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Manchester Business School and has held several positions in the field, most recently the Commercial Director of Al Marjan Island.

Speaking about the announcement, HH Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Al Zorah Chairman said: “As we enter a new phase in our growth, Saad’s_ _distinguished career and extensive experience in real estate management will be key in further enhancing Al Zorah new developments that would play a pivotal role in the urban development growth of Ajman real estate sector”.

Al Zorah is a premier mixed use seaside development that is masterfully crafted by Solidere International with the objective to create an integrated human-scale community focusing on the site’s natural resources, white sandy beaches and the mangrove reserve. Al Zorah provides its residents and visitors with a planned, nature-driven, calm and secured environment, offering a balanced lifestyle and a true sense of belonging.

The Project encompasses the development of 5.43 sq km of coastal land with a total waterfront of 12 km and includes The Oberoi Al Zorah Beach Resort and Al Zorah Golf Club, an 18-hole international golf course operated by Troon. Other residential projects are currently under way with most properties enjoying water, golf course, and mangrove views.

For Immediate Release:
Ajman, UAE
5, September 2021

Al Zorah Development Company launched the second phase of The Fairways district, making 17 new residential building plots available to investors to construct G+4 to G+10 floors modern designed buildings strategically located in Al Zorah – Ajman with unobstructed views towards the 18 holes championship golf course.

Imad Dana, CEO of Al Zorah Development Company, said: “The Fairways has many distinct advantages primary of which is the vast open space that offers stunning views of the neighborhood and the 18 holes championship golf course that will be made available for the future residents of the 17 buildings which will be constructed on the plots offered for sale in Phase 2.”

The Fairways occupies a total land area of one squared kilometer distributed over 196 plots. The first phase was completely sold including 176 plots split between townhouses, villas and building plots, including 40 units comprising luxury villas and townhouses which were developed by Al Zorah earlier and have been handed over to their owners in 2018. Meanwhile, construction is ongoing in around 55 % of the sold plots to investors in Phase 1.

The infrastructure in the Fairways to serve phase 1 and phase 2 plots will be completed by the end of this year, in accordance with the highest quality and environmental standards and taking into consideration the safety protocols in effect given the current situation. Some more anticipated aspects of the development that will see completion include the Zoya Wellbeing and Health Resort and the healthcare services, among other services.

As the second phase is completed, The Fairways will host a total of 90 Townhouses, 71 villas and 33 buildings featuring a striking aesthetic design and distinctive architecture all overlooking the golf course and the Al Zorah Mangrove with premium existing amenities such as the golf course, the golf club, Zoya Wellness center, and the future GEMS Education in addition to a community center well in place.

Dana added: “We will continue to enhance the premium and eco-friendly features of Al Zorah, upholding the highest quality standards in all aspects to match lifestyle and aspirations of our customers. Moving forward, we hope to incorporate the latest global sustainability trends as well as introduce innovations to provide excellent experiences in our projects for the ultimate satisfaction of our customers.

Ajman, UAE
29 June, 2021

Al Zorah Development Company has begun land levelling works in District 9, in which 70% of the residential plots and 10% of the commercial plots were sold within several weeks, where District 9 comprise a total of 583 plots. AIMS contractor is executing levelling works within the district to enable investors to move forward with their plots construction works.

Imad Al-Dana, CEO of Al Zorah Development Company, says: “District 9 project is located at the main entrance of Al Zorah, extending over ​​a land area of 345,000 square meters, out of the total 5.4 square kilometers land area of Al Zorah. The project includes five-star hotels, beach resorts, marinas, restaurants and cafes, mangrove reserve and a golf course, in addition to the many activities and events specific to the Al Zorah area.”

Al-Dana adds: “We directly supervise all works to ensure adherence to environmental and sustainability standards, in order to enhance our vision of achieving sustainable development with high quality standards. We accomplished this all within the highest level of security, health and safety requirements. We maintained public appearance, environmental standards, and focused on meeting the needs of the communities living in Al Zorah.”

Al Zorah is considered to be one of the most important tourist destinations in the Emirate of Ajman in particular, due to development projects that witness the construction of luxury resorts on the seashore. Projects also cover a golf club, golf course, walkway, shopping sites, luxury restaurants, 4 marinas, and apartments on the banks of the creek. The locality includes the Al Zorah Natural mangrove reserve, regarded to be of the most beautiful natural features in the Emirate of Ajman, and is an ideal destination for lovers of ecological and natural tourism. The many mangroves provide a suitable environment for resident and migratory birds, in addition to the presence of plants and weeds. The Reserve is diverse as a result of the abundance of water, with coasts containing huge groups of fish and coral reefs.

Consisting of 44 residential Villa plots of which 75% have been sold out
Ajman, UAE
31st October, 2021

Al Zorah Development Company has announced the start of ground-levelling works in the Central Park neighbourhood of Al Zorah in the Emirate of Ajman, in which 75% of the residential villa plots have been sold. AIMS contractor is executing levelling works within the district to enable investors to move forward with their construction work.

Imad Dana, CEO of Al Zorah Development Company, said: “The Central Park neighbourhood is located near The Oberoi Hotel, within The Avenues neighbourhood, which is a commercial and leisure destination with a central marina linked to the pedestrian walkway for retail and entertainment, and within walking distance of the mosque, cycling and jogging tracks and other amenities”.

Central Marina, located in the heart of the peninsula, focuses on leisure and entertainment, and the neighbourhood overlooks the luxurious Central Park, which is landscaped and stretches over 1.5 km in length. This serves as a private back garden for Central Park residents and its surroundings will be lined with low-rise buildings housing retail, entertainment, leisure and dining outlets overlooking the creek.”

Central Park extends over an area of ​​65,000 square meters within the 5.4 square kilometres of the total development area of ​​Al Zorah, which includes five-star hotels, resorts, marinas, restaurants, cafes, areas of the mangrove reserve, and a golf course, in addition to many activities and events that characterize it in Al Zorah.

Dana added: “Al Zorah is one of the most ambitious development projects in the northern emirates, as it is hosted by the Emirate of Ajman, which has an inspiring natural environment and a leading coastal tourist destination. This contributes to the development of the region as a preferred destination in the country.”

Al Zorah is considered to be one of the most important tourist destinations in the Emirate of Ajman in particular, due to development projects that witness the construction of luxury resorts on the seashore. Projects also cover a golf club, golf course, walkway, shopping sites, luxury restaurants, 4 marinas, and apartments on the banks of the creek. The locality includes the Al Zorah Natural mangrove reserve, regarded to be of the most beautiful natural features in the Emirate of Ajman, and is an ideal destination for lovers of ecological and natural tourism. The many mangroves provide a suitable environment for residents and migratory birds, in addition to the presence of plants and weeds. The Reserve is diverse as a result of the abundance of water, with coasts containing huge groups of fish and coral reefs.

For Immediate Release
Ajman, UAE 
7 November 2021

The Al Zorah Development Company has announced the launch of commercial plot sales in The Strip, a popular multi-use area in the Emirate of Ajman. This comes following an increased interest in commercial space in the strategically located and economically important area.

Imad Dana, CEO of Al Zorah Development Company, said: “We have received many inquiries in the past about the possibility of offering commercial plots within a privileged area of the Al Zorah project. This particular area is important in the Emirate of Ajman, not only for business and commerce, but also as a tourist attraction.”

According to Dana, the newly launched commercial plots take into account the versatile needs of investors in the retail sector. “The sales are represented by plots of land on which a single or double storey building can be built. There are a variety of options and this, coupled with The Strip’s highly strategic location, make this a highly attractive choice for investors.”

The Strip includes numerous commercial spaces that can be used for restaurants and multi-purpose stores, with unit prices starting from AED2.3 million and a payment plan that extends over three years. Plot sizes range between 10,000 and 16,000 square feet with an average built up area per plot of around 13,000 square feet.

Al Zorah is one of the most important tourist destinations in the Emirate of Ajman due to development projects that witness the construction of luxury resorts on the seashore. Projects also cover a golf club, golf course, walkway, shopping sites, luxury restaurants, four marinas, and apartments on the banks of the creek.

The locality includes the Al Zorah Natural mangrove reserve, regarded to be of the most beautiful natural features in the Emirate of Ajman, and is an ideal destination for lovers of ecological and natural tourism. The many mangroves provide a suitable environment for residents and migratory birds, in addition to the presence of plants and weeds. The Reserve is diverse as a result of the abundance of water, with coasts containing huge groups of fish and coral reefs.

Ajman, UAE; January 31, 2018: Al Zorah,a unique premium mixed-use development, nestled in the exotic setting of natural mangroves and a vast seafront in Ajman, redefines its position as the UAE’s must-visit lifestyle and leisure destination by officially opening its first creek-side development, Marina 1, boasting over 15 new dining outlets and recreational options on Thursday, February 1.

Al Zorah Marina 1, under the guiding hand of renowned marina operators, ART Marine, is now offering world-class berthing and rescue services for boats and yachts between 8 and 40 metres. Boat owners can now moor, access the promenade and enjoy the new dining and recreational facilities at Marina 1. Additionally, the 37-metre luxury yacht, Nordic Star is available for charter for a variety of purposes, from dockside business meetings to full day excursions, or weekend cruises.

The expansive, architecturally designed Al Zorah Marina 1 is home to a recreational park featuring a diverse range of food and beverage outlets such as Operation Falafel, La Villa, Kaakunada, Colorato, Sweetcorn, Aquabrown Coffee, Funtastico Snack Shack, Z lounge and cruise floating restaurant, Marsa Ajman.

Mr. Imad Dana, CEO, Al Zorah Development Company said: “Al Zorah Marina 1 is a place where you can discover, explore and socialise with your family and friends. Offering Northern Emirates residents and tourists an idyllic waterfront destination, the unveiled development blends leisure facilities with a collection of restaurants and lounges. Located just 15 minutes away from the City Centre Ajman, one can reach this destination through road, seaplane, Ajman abra and yachts from Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, and Abu Dhabi.

“With the launch of the Marina 1, Al Zorah will further transform into a thriving community wherein our Golf Villas residents and guests can spend a relaxing getaway at the 5-star The Oberoi Beach Resort, enjoy golfing at the 18-hole Nicklaus Design championship golf course managed by Troon Golf, kayak through serene natural mangroves or moor at the marina’s berthing facilities and experience diverse recreational offerings.

Combining lifestyle with leisure, Al Zorah Marina 1 provides a host of entertainment venues for guests of all ages such as The Groovy Park, a family friendly food park with an outdoor cinema surrounded with themed flower-decorated food trucks reminiscent of the 1960s and 70s. Funtastico, an outdoor amusement attraction for families and kids aged 3 to 14 years old, is filled with a range of exciting rides, attractions and games such as bumper boats, trampoline, quadricycles, bouncy slides and castles for the little ones.

Moreover, a leading multipurpose events facility, BIEL, spread over 1,800 square meters can host and cater to a wide array of events, from professional trade exhibi­tions to public consumer shows, from concerts and congresses to weddings and gala dinners.

“One can experience Ajman from an extraordinary perspective with recently introduced aerial sightseeing excursions and seaplane tours by Seawings,” explained Dana. “UAE residents and visitors looking for an exciting vacation can enjoy motorised and non-motorised water sporting activities, pearl diving excursions, kayaking along with edutainment tours through the region’s most prized natural mangroves home to over 118 species of native marine species and migratory birds, with our partners ALT (Adventure Leisure Tourism), Quest for Adventure and Ajman Pearl.”

Marina 1 will also be offering a perfect setting for outdoor physical challenges with the opening of Al Zorah Bootcamp to promote wellness and fitness in the community.

Ajman, UAE; November 28, 2017: Al Zorah, the unique lifestyle and leisure destination in the UAE, nestled in the exotic setting of natural mangroves and breathtaking lagoons of Ajman, expands its portfolio of sporting activities to offer ultimate thrilling watersports experiences.

Perfect for adventure enthusiasts and family retreats, the luxury destination will host several motorised and non-motorised sports including jet-skiing, wake boarding, flyboarding, kayaking, paddle boating, water skiing, kite-boarding and much more. Catering to all age groups and levels of ability, the new additions promises visitors an action-packed experience at Al Zorah.

Unlike any other tourist destination, Al Zorah provides visitors and adventure seekers an extraordinary, spirit-uplifting natural setting for adrenaline-fuelled water activities, operated by Adventure Leisure Tourism (ALT), a destination management company. With friendly, safety-conscious instructors and equipment available on the peninsula, guests can take it at their own speed and wait for winds that suit them.

Imad Dana, Chief Executive Officer of Al Zorah Development Company, said: “The introduction of the leisure and recreational activities at Al Zorah further reinforces our objective to offer a distinctive tourist and lifestyle destination. Watersport enthusiasts and families looking for an exciting vacation and an intuitive experience can escape the bustle of city-life and create unforgettable memories at Al Zorah.”

He further added: “Our highly reputed operators – Adventure Leisure Tourism and Quest for Adventure – will ensure our guests receive the highest quality of service and have them experience the best watersports and rides, as they enjoy the magnificent views of the mangroves, the golf course, and waterfront.”

Besides the exhilarating water sporting activities at Al Zorah, the Kayak Tours conducted by ‘Quest for Adventure’, an adventure sports company, offers visitors an opportunity to explore one of the region’s most prized natural mangroves, officially declared as a Wetland of International Importance by the Ramsar Convention.

The destination will soon host special events like Stand-Up Paddle Boating Championships, Best Underwater Photo Competition and Jet-skiing Acrobatic Displays. Furthermore, Marina 1 at Al Zorah, constructed along the creek is near completion and will unveil berthing facilities for yachts, over 17 food & beverage outlets and additional entertainment activities including seaplane tours and abra rides.