The construction and fit-out of this prestigious hotel were carried out by Arabtec and Dubai Contracting Company in a contract worth AED 617 million. Located in the Sheikh Zayed Road, the Fairmont Hotel’s blend of contemporary design and urban chic make it an iconic landmark in the heart of Dubai’s business hub. The 35-storey structure comprises 395 rooms and suites, 115 furnished apartments with business and leisure features 110 suites, 12 restaurants and lounges, a 40,000-square foot spa and health clubs, and a rooftop sundeck with two handcrafted mosaic-lined pools. In addition to these features, the ground floor houses the lobby, a 135-metre high atrium area and the Barajeel Ballroom. A dedicated business floor is located on the second level while the 33rd floor features an executive Conference Centre. An 11-level car park building accommodates over 750 cars. The multi-purpose hotel, residential and office complex opened in 2002.