Jumeirah celebrates success at the World Luxury Travel Awards™


Jumeirah celebrates success at the World Luxury Travel Awards™

Dubai, 23 June 2016: Jumeirah Group won seven awards at the World Luxury Spa Awards and the World Luxury Restaurant Awards™ Gala 2016 in Switzerland.

Jumeirah Vittaveli won three awards at the ceremony - the resort’s Talise spa was named ‘Best Luxury Wellness Spa,’ in the Maldives; the restaurant Fenesse won ‘Best French Cuisine’ in the Maldives; and the Indian restaurant Swarna won ‘Best Indian Cuisine’ in Asia.

Talise Spa at Jumeirah Dhevanafushi, also in the Maldives, was named ‘Best Luxury Hideaway Spa’ in the Indian Ocean; Talise Spa at Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel and Spa in was named best ‘Luxury Fitness Spa’ in Asia and ‘Best Luxury Destination Spa’ in Kuwait; and Talise Spa at Jumeirah Bodrum Palace   won best Luxury Wellness Spa in Turkey.

Graham Kiy, General Manager at Jumeirah Vittaveli, said: “This is an outstanding recognition for Jumeirah Group, our resort and a tremendous honour for the entire team. Wellness, relaxation and excellent dining offerings are an essential ingredient of a perfect tropical island holiday. We are humbled to have been recognised as leaders in these disciplines.“

The World Luxury Spa Awards gives recognition and thanks to the luxury spa industry, setting benchmarks in quality, innovation and service for spas around the globe. Established as the world’s leading awards initiative for Luxury Spas, The World Luxury Spa Awards sets the spotlight on spas, attracting the attention of global spa-goers and industry experts. Voting is based on service excellence and is cast by spa guests.

The World Luxury Restaurant Awards™ inspires excellence and ignites healthy competition in the luxury restaurant industry. Voting is based on the food experience as a whole, combined with aspects of service excellence, presentation, quality and menu choices. Votes are mainly cast by guests, but also by industry professionals that approve and support the nominated establishments. 

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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);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 

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