Ramada Ajman and Ramada Downtown Dubai head to GCC
More visitors from GCC expected to visit UAE this summer
Dubai, UAE (June 21, 2011) – Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman and Ramada Downtown Dubai are visiting the GCC region for a two-week road show as part of its annual sales mission and to generate business for both properties during summer as visitors from the region are expected to increase due to the current political scenario in the Middle East.
The sales mission kicked off in Qatar and the team are in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia this week to showcase the properties, follow up with existing clients and meet with several travel agents and tour operators to open new accounts in Riyadh, Jeddah, Al Khobar, Dammam, and Kateef.
Iftikhar Hamdani, Executive Assistant Manager, Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman, who is heading the team, said: “The GCC is the biggest source of outbound and inbound travel market in the region and we want to increase our market share especially during summer when activities such as Dubai Summer Surprises is happening in the city. The current political scenario in the Middle East also places the UAE as the most favourable destination because of our stable condition making the country a secure destination to spend summer vacation. This trip will further renew and strengthen our relationship with our existing partners and we are keen to attract new tour operators from the main cities in the region.”
Mr. Hamdani revealed that Ramada Ajman is now enjoying 90 per cent occupancy which is a big achievement for the property and Ramada Downtown Dubai is likewise receiving a record number of visitors for the summer holidays.
The sales team will focus on Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman’s key features such as the 500 well-appointed spacious rooms tastefully furnished with rich accessories, a business centre, banquet and conference halls, well equipped Spa & Health Club, heated swimming pool, a 24-hour help desk and room services. The property has full access to the beach where one can spend a day peacefully away from the bustle of city life.
The team will also highlight Ramada Downtown Dubai’s main selling points including its great location and stunning views of Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building; Dubai Mall, the biggest shopping mall of the world and the Dubai Fountain. As an alcohol-free hotel with a number of innovative products and services, it is an ideal destination for either a short break or an extended family holiday for all GCC families and discerning corporate and leisure travellers.
About Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman:
Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman is situated in downtown on Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Road within the easy reach of the main airports and business centres in the UAE. It is also closer to the famous Ajman Beach Road and city’s major shopping & commercial areas. It is within 10 minutes from Sharjah city, 15 minutes from Sharjah Airport and 20 minutes away from Dubai International Airport. In a league of its own, Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman invites you to experience the comforts of your own home while enjoying the very best in modern comfort and luxury.
About Ramada Downtown Dubai:
Ramada Downtown Dubai is located in Dubai’s prime district – Downtown Dubai, adjacent from the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, the world’s largest shopping destination, The Dubai Mall as also with great views on Dubai Fountain. Offering large, comfortable and well appointed suites, it boasts one of the best views of Burj Khalifa up close and is fast becoming the most recognized name in Dubai’s hospitality sector. It provides guests a uniquely exciting experience of inner-city Suite living combined with all the facilities and services of a first-class hotel and is a true ‘home away from home.’ Featuring a gymnasium, a large outdoor pool, meeting rooms, business centre, overlooking Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall as well as the Dubai Fountain, the property offers guests a luxurious and an extensive range of possibilities in the heart of Dubai. With a full range of support services one can stay stress free on top of work commitments and enjoy the tranquillity of the property. As an alcohol-free hotel with a number of innovative products and services, Ramada Downtown Dubai is an ideal destination for either a short break or an extended family holiday for all GCC families and discerning corporate and leisure travellers.