Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts’ second Dubai property will open in the Palm Tower on the man-made Palm Jumeirah island in 2016.

The hotel will occupy the first 18 floors of the 52-floor building being developed by Dubai government-owned Nakheel.

The 428-room Shangri-La Dubai opened in 2003.

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