Dubai, 13 July 2015: Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has entered into an exclusive two-year partnership with Royal Albert Hall. The luxury hotel Jumeirah Carlton Tower has been named as the preferred five-star hotel partner of London’s most iconic concert venue.
The five-star Jumeirah Carlton Tower located just off Sloane Street in the heart of Knightsbridge, is ideally-located within walking distance of the Hall, and provides the ultimate level of luxury and comfort in London, offering 216 guest rooms, including 58 suites.
In addition to Jumeirah Carlton Tower, the Jumeirah Group offers Mayfair-based luxury hotel residences Grosvenor House Apartments by Jumeirah Living, for a unique contemporary experience in one of their 130 serviced residences. Hosting over 390 shows annually in its auditorium, and another 400 beyond the main stage, the Hall offers something for everyone throughout the year, from opera, ballet, tennis, rock, pop, classical jazz or world music. Guests at Jumeirah Carlton Tower will be able to take advantage of the fun-packed calendar of events offered by this world-class venue, and benefit from access to tickets and exclusive behind-the-scenes tours.
Austin Frost, Vice President of Sales & Marketing Europe, Jumeirah Group, said: “This exciting partnership with Royal Albert Hall, one of London’s most prestigious venues, steeped in history, further establishes our London properties as part of the cultural fabric of the city. At a group level, we are always exploring new, innovative ways of enhancing our guests’ stay with us; and creating places where art, culture and comfort can all mix is an important part of this.”
Philip Marshall, Director of Business Development at the Royal Albert Hall, said: “We want all our visitors to have an unforgettable experience at the Hall. This means wonderful performances on stage and exceptional customer service throughout. We are delighted to partner with Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts, who share these values.”
The partnership between Jumeirah Group and Royal Albert Hall will run until 2017 and will provide guests at their London properties with exclusive access to an exciting programme of internationally-renowned performances.
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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 including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Bodrum, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London, Mallorca (Spain) and Rome in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VenuTM; the wellness brand TaliseTM; Jumeirah Restaurant Group DubaiTM; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality ManagementTM; and SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Mauritius, Oman, Russia and the UAE. www.jumeirah.com
About Jumeirah Carlton Tower:
Jumeirah Carlton Tower, situated in the heart of Knightsbridge, is a landmark hotel acknowledged as one of London’s finest. The hotel is noted for its fine dining, exclusive Peak Health Club & Spa and enviable location off Sloane Street – the Capital’s most fashionable shopping area. Jumeirah Carlton Tower offers 216 rooms and suites, styled with a calm and contemporary feel, together with world-class dining in The Rib Room Bar & Restaurant, Chinoiserie and The Club Room.
About Royal Albert Hall:
The Royal Albert Hall is the world’s most famous stage. Over the past 144 years, it has hosted everyone from Winston Churchill, Albert Einstein and Edward Elgar to The Beatles, Bob Dylan and Adele. Last year, its breathtaking auditorium presented 397 events by the world’s greatest performers – taking in rock, pop and classical music, dance, films, Cirque du Soleil and even tennis – with the magical setting and inspired artists creating amazing memories for audiences. Opened in 1871 to fulfil Prince Albert’s vision of a central hall to promote the arts and sciences, the Hall is a registered charity that remains true to his founding ambitions within a modern context. It hosts over 400 events a year in its secondary space, the Elgar Room, and beyond, broadening the Hall’s appeal to incorporate younger and more diverse audiences. Its Education & Outreach programme reaches more than 100,000 participants each year, working with schools, young people and the community, as well as other charities such as Music for Youth, as part of its extensive public benefit remit.
Registered charity no: 254543
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