2013 December 03 12:00
Jumeirah celebrates success at World Travel Awards
Dubai, 03 December 2013: Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, is delighted to have won five awards at the 2013 World Travel Awards Grand Final in Doha, Qatar.
At the glittering gala ceremony, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, was awarded ‘World’s Leading MICE* Hotel,’ Burj Al Arab won ‘World's Leading Hotel’ and ‘World’s Leading All Suite Hotel,’ the Talise Ottoman Spa at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray on the Jumeirah Palm in Dubai won ‘World's Leading Spa Resort,’ and Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi won ‘World’s Leading Conference Centre.’
Christophe Mousset, Hotel Manager Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, accepted the awards. He said: “Another great year for Jumeirah, a credit to our brand, our hotel leadership and our inspiring colleagues. We are extremely proud to have received five awards in recognition of the Jumeirah brand’s high standards and focus of exceeding our guests’ expectations.”
The industry’s elite including CEOs of leading travel companies, government ministers and tourism board chiefs travelled from around the globe to join guests of honour HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad al-Thani, chairperson of Qatar Museums Authority, and Sheikh Jassim bin Abdulaziz al-Thani to celebrate the very best travel and tourism brands.
The World Travel Awards celebrates its 20th anniversary this year,celebrating those companies, organisations and brands that push the boundaries of industry excellence in product and service.
* MICE = Meetings Incentives Conferences and Events
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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, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa in Kuwait; Jumeirah Bilgah Beach Hotel in Baku; 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 LivingTM; the wellness brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme.
For further information please contact:
Jumeirah Group Corporate Communications
Director of External Communications
PO Box 73137, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Visit us at: www.jumeirah.com