2013 November 18 12:00
Jumeirah Beach Hotel wins award for ‘Best Family Resort’ at World Travel Market
Dubai, 18 November 2013: Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai’s premium family destination and 5-star resort, is delighted to announce the hotel recently won ‘Best Family Resort’ by Virgin Holidays at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London. This is the second consecutive year that the resort has won the accolade.
The Virgin Holidays Silver Award is based on the result of positive global guest feedback to Virgin Holidays. The ceremony took place during the World Travel Market in London, a leading global event for the travel industry. WTM offers a unique opportunity for hotel professionals to meet, network, negotiate and conduct business with the global travel trade.
Jumeirah Beach Hotel General Manager Mahmoud Sakr said: “We are delighted to receive this prestigious award for the second year running, it truly highlights our dedication and commitment to creating memorable experiences for the entire family.”
Jumeirah Beach Hotel was also recently awarded the internationally renowned Blue Flag for its main beach area and the Pavilion Marina. The Blue Flag is a voluntary eco-label awarded to more than 3850 beaches and marinas in 48 countries and works towards ensuring the sustainable development of beaches and marinas worldwide.
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About Jumeirah Beach Hotel
Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai’s premier lifestyle destination, is located on Jumeirah Beach Road just 15 kilometres from the city centre and 25 kilometres from Dubai International Airport. The hotel is a dynamically-formed 26-storey curved design built in the shape of a breaking wave and offers pristine private beaches with undisturbed views of the Arabian Gulf. Jumeirah Beach Hotel also offers 598 sea-facing rooms and suites, over 15 restaurants and bars, extensive conference and banqueting facilities, the Pavilion Marina and Sports Club, Sinbad’s Kids Clubs and direct, complimentary access to Wild Wadi for all guests. Jumeirah Beach Hotel is a seaside destination for the entire family.
About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca, Spain; Pera Palace Hotel, Jumeirah in Istanbul; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah Living; the spa brand TaliseTM; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme.
For further information please contact:
Jumeirah Beach Hotel
Director of Marketing Communications
Jumeirah Beach Road
P.O. Box 11416
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tel: +971 4 406 8532