The Bab Al Bahr development, a joint venture with The Bouregreg Agency of Rabat,is strategically situated in western Morocco's Bouregreg Valley between Rabat and Salé, and blends in to the region's Arab-Andalusian natural heritage. With a mix of residential, hotels, retail and artistic spaces, Bab Al Bahris set to benchmark leisure and community living for a healthy lifestyle in Morocco.
Speaking from Al Maabar's exhibition space at Cityscape Abu Dhabi, H.E Yousef Al Nowais, Managing Director of Al Maabar said:"We couldn't be happier to confirm that we've started to hand the keys over to Bab Al Bahr's first residents.Bab Al Bahr has truly come to life now and its new residents can begin their journey.This news is promising for potential investors and buyers here at Cityscape Abu Dhabi as we continue to demonstrate a commitment toinnovation, action and delivery."
Residents and visitors to the Bab Al Bahr destination will have a prime view of key historical sites including Rabat's Tour Hassan, the Kasbah of the Udayas at the mouth of the Bouregreg River and the ancient cities of Rabat and Salé.
The residential component of Bab Al Bahr is the largest aspect of the destination and comprises of close to 1,500 units spread across 260,000 squaremeters.
Upon completion in 2019, Bab Al Bahr's 485,000 square meters of total built-up area will be made up of a wide range of units includingtwo 5-star hotels, a luxury Ryad, leisure space, offices, boutiques, cafes and restaurants, museums and art galleries. In response to local demand and a variety of target segments, the residential units have been designed to vary between studios,to1, 2, 3, and 4-bedroom apartments, townhousesand penthouses.
H.E Yousef Al Nowaisadded: "We are proud of our progress with Bab Al Bahr; it is rewarding to be able to work with a host country to develop a project that fits into the local landscape andhelps to complement and evolve the socio- economic and cultural conditions in a country like Morocco. This is a true testament to our vision and a reflection of our commitment to creating partnerships that open doors of opportunities to all stakeholders."
Rooted in the culture, values and vision of Abu Dhabi, Al Maabarcrafts landmark mixed-use destination developments outside of the UAE, which work in harmony with the local heritage and environments and deliver real value to local partner communities and host countries.
With its respectful, forward-thinking and collaborative approach, Al Maabar is optimally positioned as the ideal partner for the creation of innovative and economically sustainable destination developments that ensure long-term socio-economic prosperity.
The company's principal developments are currently based in Jordan, Morocco and Libya: MarsaZayed in Aqaba, Jordan; The St. Regis® Amman and The Residences at The St. Regis Amman, Jordan; and Bab Al Bahr in the Bouregreg Valley situated between Rabat-Salé, Morocco.
Al Maabar's projects and activities can be viewed on the company's Web TV Channel that is continuously updated with project-related videos at https://almaabar.videofeed.me
For further information on Al Maabar, please visit www.almaabar.com