On 2 February 2002 Fairmont Hotels & Resorts (
href="http://www.fairmont.com">www.fairmont.com) opened a hotel in
Dubai. The Fairmont Dubai lies just opposite the World Trade and Convention
Centre and has 393 rooms, several apartments and a convention centre of its own.
It has a total of 20 meeting rooms seating 10 to 900 people (ballroom). This is
the first Fairmont outside the Americas. For more information phone +49 (0)6172
17 18 34.