Golden Sands Hotel Apartments observes Earth Hour
Lights were switched off for an hour to highlighting the threat of climate change
Dubai, UAE (April 1, 2015) – Golden Sands Hotel Apartments, part of A.A. Al Moosa Enterprises and pioneered the concept of hotel apartments in the region, joined the UAE and the rest of the world on Saturday, 28thMarch 2015, when for an hour, lights were switched off at the property and in other Golden Sands buildings to observe Earth Hour.
In support of the global campaign highlighting the importance of preserving and protecting our planet, hotel staff, guests and residents were encouraged to turn off non-essential interior lighting in the lobby, restaurant, kitchen, corridors, and other areas of the hotel. Non-essential appliances and computers were also unplugged to save energy.
Hotel guests of Golden Sands Hotel Apartments and tenants of the other Golden Sands building were informed of the event to ensure that safety will not be jeopardize and also to encourage them to support the campaign.
Mohammed Khoori, General Manager of Golden Sands Hotel Apartments, observed: “Every year, we see more and more participants joining and supporting this global campaign. An hour may seem too quick to pass but the impact of it locally and globally in terms of caring for our planet is tremendous. We thank the guests, residents and staff for their support to make this event a grand success.”
About Golden Sands Hotel Apartments:
The Golden Sands brand of hotel apartments was pioneered by the A.A. Al Moosa Enterprises as the first hotel apartments in Dubai in 1989. The hotel apartments are conveniently located close to the shopping, commercial and leisure districts in the heart of Dubai. Golden Sands Apartments provides more value for money by offering fully serviced apartments at reasonable rates. They welcome families, tourists, corporate clients and other guests. There is a range of luxury furnished apartments and budget furnished apartments to choose from that offer best facilities and services at economical rates. Studios/1 bed/2 beds/3 beds fully furnished, serviced with restaurants, room service, equipped facilities, cable TV, pool, gyms, squash court, children play area, etc.