Hotel News

Atlantis, The Palm welcomes 2017 wowing 6,500 guests at the Dinner Under the Stars!

Atlantis, The Palm welcomes 2017 wowing 6,500 guests at the Dinner Under the Stars!

02 Jan 2017

Atlantis, The Palm, lit up the sky with a show that exceeded all expectations in the presence of 6,500 guest during this New Year’s Eve. The mesmerizing show lasted for 10 minutes and was synchronized with creatively selected music. Guests enjoyed an elegant outdoor dining experience, live entertainment and awe-inspiring views of the resort’s impressive fireworks, on a beautiful 1.4kilometre beach setting with The Palm and the city skyline as a back drop. Cold luxurious delicacies such as 36... Read More

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa wins three Hozpitality Excellence Awards 2016

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa wins three Hozpitality Excellence Awards 2016

27 Dec 2016

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, located in the heart of the ancient cultural district and diplomatic enclosure of Dubai, received three Hozpitality Excellence Awards aimed to recognize top industry organizations which have shown skill, creativity, ingenuity and success in the Middle East & North Africa's growing hospitality industry.

The three wins highlight Arabian Courtyard Hotel and Spa ’s reputation as a pioneer in offering unique experience on old Dubai’s heritage catering... Read More

The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC opens the door to a sparkling Festive Season

The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC opens the door to a sparkling Festive Season

15 Dec 2016

This December The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre is embracing the spirit of the festive season with a host of spectacular celebrations and culinary experiences.

On December 1, the luxury Dubai hotel will unveil a beautifully crafted life-sized advent calendar as it begins the official countdown to Christmas Day. Inspired by the European custom where families light a candle or mark a ‘door’ on a special calendar in anticipation of the occasion, every day will... Read More

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

Pages