WOW Resorts and JW Marriott, part of Marriott International’s luxury portfolio, have collaborated to launch a premium luxury resort and residential development on Al Marjan Island, one of the region’s most preferred tourism and investment destinations in Ras Al Khaimah.
JW Marriott Al Marjan Island Resort & JW Marriott Residences Al Marjan Island is scheduled for a grand opening in late 2026 and marks the debut of US-based WOW Resorts, who are bringing their 25 years of legacy in real estate to the top tourist and lifestyle destination of Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE.
Reputed for developing real estate projects of fine quality and craftsmanship in North America, WOW Resorts will also integrate the extraordinary hospitality, bold design and enriching experiences offered by the JW Marriott brand in the upcoming project.
WOW Resorts and JW Marriott inked their partnership on Al Marjan Island in the presence of Arch. Abdulla Al Abdouli, Chief Executive Officer, Marjan; Anwar Ali Aman and Bhupender ‘Bruce’ Patel, co-founders of WOW Resorts; and senior representatives of JW Marriott.
Located on Marjan’s flagship island development, set against the picturesque backdrop of stunning turquoise waters, JW Marriott Al Marjan Island Resort & JW Marriott Residences Al Marjan Island are designed as an exquisite haven for both vacationers and those seeking the pinnacle of indulgent resort living. This extraordinary property caters to aspiring homeowners, the discerning globetrotters of tomorrow, nature enthusiasts, and aquatic sports aficionados. Comprising an exclusive portfolio of 524 residences, featuring a selection of 1, 2, 3, and 4-bedroom residences and luxurious penthouses, alongside 300 meticulously appointed guest rooms, this premium luxury resort and residential development offers uninterrupted vistas of the vast sea. The allure extends to the many amenities that grace this sanctuary, including a curated selection of seven distinctive dining venues, an indulgent spa, refreshing pools, and a state-of-the-art fitness center. These aspects, among others, render this property an irresistible proposition for discerning investors.
Arch. Abdulla Al Abdouli, Chief Executive Officer, Marjan, said: “We are delighted to welcome JW Marriott and WOW Resorts to our flagship development, in line with our commitment to creating unparalleled living experiences for residents and guests on Al Marjan Island. JW Marriott Al Marjan Island Resort & JW Marriott Residences Al Marjan Island are a premium offering that will boost investment opportunities for both homeowners and tourists keen on enjoying the perks of waterfront living in prime leisure hubs. Al Marjan Island offers a perfect blend of modernity and nature and with excellent returns on investment, it further reinforces Ras Al Khaimah’s appeal as an investment and lifestyle destination.”
Anwar Ali Aman, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of WOW Resorts, expressed his gratitude for the prestigious partnership and said: “It is a privilege to partner with the prestigious JW Marriott and Al Marjan Island to unveil our flagship project in one of the UAE’s most eagerly anticipated developments. We are humbled by the opportunity to further enrich our portfolio in the luxury sector, and we extend our heartfelt gratitude to the government and leadership of Ras Al Khaimah and the UAE for their efforts in enhancing investments in the tourism, hospitality, and residential segments within the region.”
Bhupender ‘Bruce’ Patel, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of WOW Resorts, conveyed his pride in the forthcoming property and stated: “Our partnership with JW Marriott and our venture on Al Marjan Island represents a new chapter in our journey. With the demand for waterfront living on the rise, we are committed to optimizing and elevating the experiences of all our cherished guests and residents as we embark on this remarkable project in the UAE, set on the enchanting Al Marjan Island, a prime investment destination in the region.”
Ras Al Khaimah, and Al Marjan Island in particular, have witnessed a consistent and steady demand for residential and tourism developments, indicating a positive outlook for real estate investment opportunities in the northern emirate. The sustainable growth in Ras Al Khaimah’s real estate market and the appeal of waterfront living experiences have further attracted investors from across the globe, making Al Marjan Island a prime destination for lucrative returns on investment.