Hotel News

Mövenpick will manage resort on Al Marjan Island Ras Al Khaimah

Mövenpick will manage resort on Al Marjan Island Ras Al Khaimah

12 Dec 2016

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has finalised a deal to operate the hospitality firm’s first property in Ras Al Khaimah – one of the United Arab Emirates’ most popular holiday destinations.

The 550-key Mövenpick Resort Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah, which is slated to open in 2019, will boast a prime beachfront location, offering guests unrivalled views of the Arabian Gulf and the picturesque Ras Al Khaimah coastline.

Al Marjan Island is Ras Al Khaimah’s first man-made... Read More

The Ritz-Carlton and Abjar Hotels International Extend Longstanding Partnership

The Ritz-Carlton and Abjar Hotels International Extend Longstanding Partnership

05 Dec 2016

Marriott International Inc., The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company LLC and Abjar Hotels International have renewed the management agreement for The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai – the landmark beachfront property on JBR Walk that opened in 1998. The signing, which took place yesterday, December 4th marks the extension of the owner-operator relationship for another 20 years.

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai was one of the first luxury hotels to open its doors to guests on JBR Walk and has endured as a symbol of... Read More

Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi brings the largest meeting facilities to the city centre of Abu Dhabi

Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi brings the largest meeting facilities to the city centre of Abu Dhabi

29 Nov 2016

Marriott Hotels, the signature brand of Marriott International, and Marriott Executive Apartments, Marriott’s extended stay product, have opened their doors in Abu Dhabi today. Ideally located in the heart of the UAE’s capital, the hotel and apartments, developed by Bloom Holding, give guests the amenities they need to achieve a brilliant stay in Abu Dhabi.

The Marriott Executive Apartments Downtown Abu Dhabi will appeal to both business and family travellers with 64 fully serviced... Read More

W Dubai at Al Habtoor City

W Dubai at Al Habtoor City

10 Nov 2016

W Hotels Worldwide today announced the debut of W Dubai – Al Habtoor City, the brand’s first hotel in the Emirate.  Owned by the Al Habtoor Group, the design-led lifestyle brand is set to shake up the destination with its rooftop W Lounge, pulsating WET® pool deck and innovative fashion and music happenings. The opening marks the W brand’s second outpost in the Middle East, following the debut of W Doha in 2009.

“From the emerging fashion scene to its contemporary arts district, Dubai... Read More

Waldorf Astoria Set to Open in the Middle East’s Leading Financial District

Waldorf Astoria Set to Open in the Middle East’s Leading Financial District

10 Nov 2016

Luxury brand of iconic landmark hotels announced the signing of a management agreement with Ward Holdings to open a property in the Middle East's leading gateway for capital and investment, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).

Waldorf Astoria Dubai International Financial Centre is expected to begin welcoming guests in Autumn 2017, and will offer travellers timeless luxury and exceptional experiences in this bustling area of Dubai. The hotel will join a prestigious portfolio... Read More

 The St. Regis Dubai celebrates success at World Travel Awards

The St. Regis Dubai celebrates success at World Travel Awards

05 Oct 2016

The St. Regis Dubai has won two accolades at this year’s World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony held in Dubai.

At the red-carpet affair, The St Regis Dubai was named “Middle East’s Leading New Hotel 2016” and “Dubai’s Leading Hotel Suite 2016” in recognition of the hotel’s signature suite, Sir Winston Churchill Suite.

Hotel Manager of The St. Regis Dubai, Faiek El Saadani, said: “We are extremely proud to have been recognized with two highly prestigious awards which... Read More

Shadows of Ramadan art exhibition - Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach

Shadows of Ramadan art exhibition - Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach

14 Jun 2016

From the 3rd June to 31st August, Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach will be hosting “Shadows of Ramadan” exhibition featuring art from Jordanian sculptors Bassam Al Selawi and Maysoon Masalha.

Known for their intricate ceramic and resin pieces, when lit from a certain angle, create pictures from the shadows they cast, the artists will be displaying 19 works, of which 14 have never been exhibited previously. The shadow sculptures combine modern techniques with Arabic calligraphy and the... Read More

Al Bustan Palace launches a new Impact Experiences program for group guests

Al Bustan Palace launches a new Impact Experiences program for group guests

07 Jun 2016

Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton hotel is pleased to announce its participation in the Impact Experiences, offering group guests the opportunity to participate in socially responsible activities that will leave a positive impact on Oman while leaving guests with many unforgettable memories that will be cherished for years to come.

Part of the Community Footprints program, Al Bustan Palace’s signature Impact Experience invites group guests for two on-property programs and one offsite... Read More

Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort Introduces Rewarding Resort Membership

10 May 2016

Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, the Asian inspired luxury resort introduces a new rewarding resort membership for those looking to embrace 2016 with a burst of health and fitness. Memberships are tailored to appeal to both couples and families alike, offering access to the resort spa, pool, lagoons, private beach, gym and tennis courts. A variety of tiers, offer accessible packages from 6 to 12 months, each including additional benefits and discounts at the iconic resort.

The... Read More

INTERVIEW The St. Regis Dubai names signature suite after Sir Winston Churchill

26 Apr 2016

Located on the top floors, the 913-square-metre three-bedroom suite displays paintings and art from the Churchill archives, special courtesy of the Churchill Heritage Ltd. Aviamost spoke to Ignace Bauwen Complex GM St. Regis Dubai at ATM 2016 to know more about this high-end destination in Al Habtoor City

Tell us about the vision behind your property.

We are creating the vision of the Chairman in the destination of Dubai. Al Habtoor City has three components: the hospitality... Read More

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