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Ras Al Khaimah:  WOW Resorts has kicked off the construction of the JW Marriott Residences Al Marjan Island with a grand groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, May 14, 2024, the company announced. This groundbreaking event, held on Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah, heralds the commencement of a $1.3 billion luxury project that is slated to redefine opulent living in the Northern Emirates upon its completion in late 2026, a media release said.

WOW Resorts, a distinguished US-based luxury development and property management firm has embarked on this ambitious venture to expand its footprint into the Northern Emirates as well as to introduce the first JW Marriott Residences in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. The project represents a collaboration of esteemed architects and consultants, led by Beverly Hills architect Tony Ashai and Dubai-based Lead Consultants Architecture Design Unit (ADU).

Anwar Aman, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of WOW Resorts, said; "JW Marriott Residences Al Marjan Island epitomizes innovative luxury and tranquil living. Our goal is to offer our discerning clientele an unmatched paradise of comfort and excellence."

Bhupender ‘Bruce’ Patel, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of WOW Resorts, emphasized the significance of the groundbreaking ceremony beyond mere construction, highlighting its role in crafting enduring experiences. "Al Marjan Island will serve as a testament to our commitment to excellence in both hospitality and real estate," Patel remarked, underlining the project's dedication to setting new benchmarks in luxury living.

According to the company, the JW Marriott Residences Al Marjan Island is strategically situated as the closest site to the UAE's inaugural integrated resort operated by Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts. Offering 474 exclusive residences ranging from cosy one-bedroom units to expansive four-bedroom penthouses, the development promises luxurious, fully-furnished accommodations tailored for ultimate comfort. Complementing the residential offerings are 264 lavishly appointed guest rooms within the resort, ensuring an unparalleled experience for every visitor.

Set against the picturesque backdrop of the Arabian Gulf, the development boasts an array of high-end amenities designed to elevate the lifestyle of its residents and guests. These include seven fine-dining establishments, serene sky gardens, a state-of-the-art JW spa, a nightclub, multiple pools, a fitness centre, a cinema, a wine room, and a scenic man-made lagoon. Such amenities not only enhance the residential experience but also position Al Marjan Island as a premier destination for both homeowners and tourists seeking a refined luxury living.

Renowned architect Tony Ashai reflected on the project's design, expressing enthusiasm for creating a destination that maximizes the natural beauty of its surroundings while offering unparalleled luxury and comfort.

One Broker Group, a renowned real estate agency specializing in selling prestigious residential properties in the UAE, has been appointed as the exclusive sales partner for JW Marriott Residences Al Marjan Island. CEO Umar Bin Farooq expressed pride in being part of this groundbreaking project, highlighting the residences' promise of luxury and exclusivity within a vibrant waterfront community, according to the company.

With the launch of the first JW Marriott Residences in the GCC, JW Marriott aims to extend its legacy of creating inspiring and welcoming environments to the region, promising an unparalleled experience for guests and residents alike.

As construction progresses on the JW Marriott Residences Al Marjan Island, anticipation builds for the unveiling of this prestigious luxury development, which is poised to redefine the standard of luxury living in Ras Al Khaimah and the wider UAE.