2013 October 17 12:00
Jumeirah Group Voted Best Business Hotel Chain for the Third Year
Dubai, 17 October, 2013: Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, was voted Best Business Hotel Chain in the Middle East for the third year running by the readers of Business Traveller UK. The group was also recognised as one of the Best Luxury Hotel Chains in the world, along with Four Seasons, Mandarin Oriental and Shangri-La.
In addition Jumeirah Emirates Towers was voted Best Business Hotel in the Middle East for 2013 for the 11th consecutive year. The award is based on a comprehensive survey conducted annually among Business Traveller UK subscribers. For more than 20 years the awards have recognised the excellent service that Business Traveller readers have experienced on their travels during the previous year.
Speaking at the HICAP hotel investment conference in Hong Kong Gerald Lawless, President and CEO of Jumeirah Group said: “This award reflects three years of outstanding performance by Jumeirah’s global portfolio of hotels and eleven years of unparalleled service to the business traveler by Jumeirah Emirates Towers. All credit goes to the Jumeirah colleagues who strive daily to deliver the highest standards of luxury hospitality and whose efforts allow Jumeirah to be recognised as one of the best luxury hotel brands in the world.”
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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.
About Jumeirah Emirates Towers:
An architectural masterpiece, Jumeirah Emirates Towers offers luxurious experiences in the heart of UAE’s most dynamic city. Soaring high above the central business and commercial district, Jumeirah Emirates Towers is a dramatic backdrop to Dubai's skyline and a visible statement of the region's growing corporate success. Comprising of two equilateral triangles, this landmark structure is home to an Office Tower, Hotel Tower and shopping Boulevard. The hotel encompasses 400 spacious rooms and suites, 15 world-class restaurants and bars, Talise Fitness, Talise Spa as well as elite shopping and lifestyle attractions at the Boulevard, a unique and prestigious retail destination. Additionally, the award-winning hotel has multiple venues for inspiring events including the grand Godolphin Ballroom seating 500 and 16 Congress and meeting rooms, making it the ideal destination for travellers from all walks of life.
For further information please contact:
Jumeirah Group Corporate Communications
Director of External Communications
PO Box 214159, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Visit us at: www.jumeirah.com