The opening of Grand Millennium Sulaimani Hotel in Sulaimani, Iraq, took place on March 2nd, 2014.
VIPs, guests and media across the country witnessed the grand opening of what is to become the benchmark of hospitality in Kurdistan and Iraq, and an architectural landmark for Sulaimani. Grand Millennium Sulaimani is today the tallest hotel in Kurdistan and Iraq.
Developed by Faruk Holding and managed by Millennium Hotels and Resorts Middle East, Grand Millennium Sulaimani marks the third project collaboration between the two companies.
The 39-storey Five Star Hotel offers 253 guest rooms, 55 luxury suites, seven executive suites, and a presidential suite. These features, along with the iconic structure, have made Grand Millennium Sulaimani an architectural marvel.
When it comes to cuisine, Grand Millennium Sulaimani has three luxurious venues: a Lebanese restaurant, an all-day international dining lounge and a lavish revolving restaurant located at the hotel’s towering peak, giving guests a panoramic view over the whole city.
This Five Star hotel, offers a modern auditorium equipped with the latest audio-visual technology and a total seating capacity of 362 people; a ballroom facility for up to 800 people; as well as nine meeting rooms of different sizes, is set to become the hub for local and regional conventions, conferences, corporate and public events. A modern health club complete with personal trainers offers luxury spa treatments, where one can indulge in recreational facilities that include indoor and outdoor swimming pools, tennis courts, squash courts, and running tracks.
“People visiting the Grand Millennium Sulaimani will be impressed by the wellplanned landscape that creates an impressive and relaxing setting for this modern architectural wonder that Faruk Holding prides itself in building over Kurdish and Iraqi soil”, said Faruk Mustafa Rasool, Chairman of the Board of Faruk Holding. “The opening of Grand Millennium Sulaimani is a significant step towards the globalization of Kurdish and Iraqi hospitality, and with our professional team we will strive to offer the best experience for local and foreign guests visiting this beautiful city”.
Constructed by Zarya Constructions and Bina Al Ghad, the hotel is already hailed by business and hotel insiders who are calling it The New Landmark of Sulaimani. With a favourable press review, Grand Millennium Sulaimani is set to become a centre of culture, entertainment, business, and social events.