Golfing Heavyweights to Converge on Saadiyat Island
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort Continues Support of Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championships as Platinum Sponsor
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi is again the platinum sponsor for the upcoming 9th Annual Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship.
From 16 - 19 January, 2014 golfing heavyweights such as Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose, Luke Donald and Matteo Manassero will converge on Abu Dhabi’s most idyllic island getaway, as The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort conveys its passion for the sport of golf.
“We are delighted to again be the platinum sponsor of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, as Saadiyat Island continues to draw avid golfers and discerning travellers to it shores. Being almost on the green of a Gary Player masterpiece golf course at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club is indeed one of our unique assets, and we are thrilled to be a prominent part of Abu Dhabi’s golfing community,” said Stewart Selbie, General Manager of the hotel.
The Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship is now one of the biggest events on the European Tour, regularly attracting some of golf’s most famous names, and, since its inception in 2006 by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (ADTCA), it has taken place at the sublime Abu Dhabi Golf Club as part of the Tour’s ‘Gulf Swing’.
“Abu Dhabi has emerged as an elite international golfing address and, in line with our passion for the sport, our bespoke golfing experiences are certainly world-class. We look forward to welcoming players, spectators and guests this year,” Selbie concluded.
Guests staying at the resort during the championship will receive complimentary tickets to the prestigious tournament.
Combining classic sophistication with a modern sensibility, St. Regis is committed to delivering exceptional experiences at 30 luxury hotels and resorts in the best addresses around the world. Since the opening of the first St. Regis Hotel in New York City over a century ago by John Jacob Astor IV, the brand has remained committed to an uncompromising level of bespoke and anticipatory service for all of its guests, delivered flawlessly by signature St. Regis Butler Service. From Bal Harbour to Bangkok, Saadiyat Island to Shenzhen, the St. Regis brand caters to a new generation of luxury travelers and continues to thoughtfully build its portfolio in the most sought after destinations at the heart of today’s grand tour. Plans for the brand to expand its legacy include much-anticipated St. Regis Hotels & Resorts in the Riviera Maya and in Asia, where St. Regis has announced plans to open hotels in Changsha, Chengdu, Kuala Lumpur, Lijiang, Nanjing, New Delhi and Zhuhai. Additionally in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, St. Regis will continue to expand in Abu Dhabi, Amman, Cairo and Dubai. For more information on St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, please visit www.stregis.com, to explore our recent debuts visit www.stregis.com/newgrandtour and for the privilege of residential ownership, please visit www.stregis.com/residences.