Hotel News

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

Dubai award winning hotels

Dubai award winning hotels

25 Apr 2016

Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, located 50km from Downtown Dubai, is owned by the semi-government Meydan City Corporation, which also includes Meydan Racecourse, Meydan Hotel, Meydan Beach, Meydan Golf, Meydan Tennis Academy, Meydan Theatre, and Meydan Grandstand.  Cluster General Manager Mohamed El Aghoury spoke with Aviamost.

How important is ATM as an event for you?

Since being open for business in 2004, Bab Al Shams has consistently provided unmatched Arabian luxury... Read More

Thai luxury in Dubai

Thai luxury in Dubai

25 Apr 2016

Since opening in September, the 293-key Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa has steadily grown its presence.  The brand name also helped promote the resort, with Anantara being a popular choice for tourists from Asia in particular. Jean-Francois Laurent, General Manager Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa told us more about Thai luxury in Dubai.

Tell us about the challenges which you have faced so far and how you and your team managed to overcome these.

On the whole... Read More

Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach has received the international environmental certification ISO14001

01 Feb 2016

Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach has entered new realms approaching sustainability having recently passed the audit to become ISO14001 certified. The luxury hotel has launched a number of new environmentally friendly initiatives and further developed existing practices in pursuit of this accreditation.

Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach has gone to great lengths to becoming more socially and ecologically aware and has committed, as part of its Environmental Management System policy, to protect... Read More

Atlantis, The Palm launches packages exclusively for the residents of UAE

27 Jan 2016

Atlantis, The Palm kicks off 2016 by offering four day packages available exclusively to UAE Residents, with excellent savings to be made.

The packages offer a variety of activities to spend a perfect day at Atlantis, The Palm.  Whether it’s a spoil yourself Saturday at ShuiQi Spa, an adventurous afternoon at The Lost Chambers Aquarium or a discovery day with the Dolphins. Being a UAE Resident has never felt so good!

Packages and savings are valid from 23rd January to 17th... Read More

Gloria hotels and resorts unveils 'family moments month' campaign

30 Dec 2015

UAE-based hospitality brand – Gloria Hotels and Resorts unveils a new campaign #FamilyMomentsMonth – a series of marketing activities, promotions and competitions set to delight the whole family by offering family focused experiences that ensures that children,  whether a baby, child or teen, receive just as many treats as the grown-ups.

Gloria Hotel curated a ‘Family Saturday Brunch’ available all Saturdays from January 9 to February 13, 2016, the brunch is inspired by diverse... Read More

Fairmont Ajman

09 Dec 2015

Henny Schaeffer brings a wealth of experience to this position with a career spanning close to 23 years. As a graduate of the Hotel Management University Maastricht in the Netherlands, Henny has lived around the world in countries such as Aruba, Egypt, Holland, Germany and the United States and held executive positions within leading hotel companies around the globe.

With experience in hotel openings, condo hotels and residential management, Henny has played a major role in shaping... Read More

A mythical realm comes to life

11 Nov 2015

Atlantis, the majestic 5 star Dubai hotel situated on the man-made Palm island is one of Dubai’s luxury resorts whose popularity continues to soar. It offers an experience by itself right from its breathtaking architecture to the award-winning restaurants and must-visit aquatic attractions such as Aquaventure which won TripAdvisor’s 2014 Best Water Parks in the World. Aviamost spoke to David Loiseau, Vice President, Sales, Atlantis, the Palm to know to know the property’s plans for its... Read More

Meet Zumba® Founder at The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

01 Nov 2015

The St. Regis Abu Dhabi, in partnership with Inspire Sports Management and Mirage Events, is inviting 20 members of the public to an exclusive beachside Zumba® class, led by founder Beto Perez, followed by a meet-and-greet on Wednesday, 4 November 2015.

To attend, guests simply need to visit and answer a multi-choice question: ‘How many people participate weekly in Zumba® classes globally?’ (the answer is an impressive 15 million).

The 10 chosen attendees... Read More

Saadiyat set to become major tourist destination

26 Oct 2015

“Saadiyat Island is the jewel in the Abu Dhabi tourism crown” said Federico Mantoani, the General Manager of Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas. “It is becoming a major tourist destination, increasingly attracting domestic and foreign visitors. The upcoming opening of three world-class museums will undoubtedly propel the island into the international cultural arena.”

Over the past few years Saadiyat has undergone a tremendous transformation and is now a destination in its own right... Read More