Nakheel opens berth facility at Palm Jumeirah

Tuesday May 17 2011

Nakheel, the Dubai-based master developer, has opened its exclusive berth facility at Palm Jumeirah Marina.

The marina, which operates under the management of Nakheel Marine and Leisure, comprises 520 berths, with 260 berths on East and West sides of the marina. The berths can accommodate various types and categories of boats/yachts from 10 metres up to 30 metres.

Ali Lootah, Nakheel Chairman, said: `Dubai`s vision to become the tourist destination of choice has resulted in the need for marine and leisure facilities, offered inside Palm Jumeirah. The marine and leisure industry has a competitive market and our aim is to provide a world class marina services with lot of recreational opportunities in an attractive environment, which re-enforces values and creates a relaxing ambience, attracting multi-national communities.`

The marina will provide high quality services that are required for boats and yachts on a short term and long term basis, said Saeed Harib, Managing Director, Nakheel Marine & Leisure.