MANILA, Philippines - Macau casino giant Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd. announced on Monday that Nobu Hotel will be the second major hotel brand at the casino it is building in Pagcor City.
The luxury hotel chain will be located at the City of Dreams Manila, an integrated casino, resort, hotel, retail and entertainment resort that is slated to open in mid-2014. Hollywood chef Nobu Matsuhisa and acting legend Robert de Niro are among the investors behind Nobu restaurants and hotels.
Nobu Hotel follows Crown Towers Hotel at the City of Dreams Manila. The 260-room Crown Towers hotel will cater to high-end VIP and premium mass market segments in Manila.
City of Dreams Manila is being developed and operated by Melco Crown, in alliance with the SM group's Belle Corp.
At present, there are Nobu Hotels in Riyadh and Las Vegas, with plans to open in Bahrain and London. - With ANC