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THERE ARE 159,922 ROOMS ACROSS 560 DEVELOPMENTS UNDER CONTRACT IN THE MIDDLE EAST ACCORDING TO STR’S NOVEMBER 2016 PIPELINE REPORT.

This represents a 10.8 percent growth in rooms under contract compared to the same month in 2015.

Of these, 85,446 rooms in 267 properties were labelled as in construction during November 2016.

Saudi Arabia led the way with 37,864 keys in 83 hotels, followed by the UAE with 26,889 rooms in 97 locations and Qatar with 8,748 in 36 hotels.

Meanwhile, some 316 addresses with 58,878 keys were under contract in Africa, including 5,645 rooms across 16 hotels in Egypt.