Rixos Bab Al Bahr makes Condé Nast Traveller Middle East 2015 Hot List
The resort is named one of the Best New Hotels in the World
Dubai: 7June 2015:Rixos Bab Al Bahr, the award-winning ultra-all-inclusive resort located in Ras Al Khaimah, has been recognised as one of the Best New Hotels in the World on Condé Nast Traveller Middle East's 2015 Hot List.
The resort, which opened in February 2014 as the UAE’s first all-inclusive hotel, was commended by the Middle East version of the world’s leading travel title in their annual Hot List this June. Haytham Omer, General Manager of Rixos Bab Al Bahr commented: “to be commended by such a highly regarded and prestigious travel magazine is a wonderful accomplishment for the team, even more so when we look at all the fantastic hotels in the world that were shortlisted for this list. We have worked very hard to ensure that we offer a great holiday experience at Rixos Bab Al Bahr with good service standards, quality food and beverage offering and the best facilities for guests to enjoy. We also continue to develop the resort and so to be recognized for this is an honor.”
Rixos Bab Al Bahr offers guests a selection of over 14 all inclusive restaurants and bars, including five a la carte options and a nightclub. Its spa is the largest and most luxurious in the Northern Emirate whilst the resort’s kids and teenage club facilities are unrivalled. In May 2015, a new adults-only infinity pool opened to the public – adding to the collection of seven swimming pools available for guests to enjoy. Towards the end of the year, another restaurant and mini-waterpark will also be added to the mix.
Earlier this year, the resort scooped the accolade for the Middle East’s Leading All Inclusive Resort in the World Travel Awards 2015 for the second time in a row.
About Rixos Bab Al Bahr
Rixos Bab Al Bahr is an ultra-all-inclusive resort located North of the UAE in Ras Al Khaimah. As the first of its kind, the resort offers an unlimited food and beverage service to guests, complete with complimentary spa access and a comprehensive daily entertainment schedule.
All 650 guest rooms and suites boast a flat-screen TV, complimentary minibar and tea making facilities and luxury bathroom amenities. The resort offers a wide selection of over 14 restaurant and nightlife experiences for guests including an all-day dining restaurant serving an international buffet; five a la carte restaurants, three casual restaurants, a patisserie; a lobby lounge; four bars including a cigar lounge, Mojito Bar, a beach bar, pool side bar in addition to a nightclub that is also inclusive to guests.
Located on a secluded spot atop the pristine beaches of the man-made Marjan Island, guests can relax by the pool or beach, utilise the fitness facilities and enjoy complimentary access to the resort's premium spa - which features seperate male and female areas as well as a traditional Turkish Hammam. Younger guests can enjoy unmatched kids club facilities and entertainment.
Rixos Bab Al Bahr is located 25 minutes from Ras Al Khaimah City Centre and one hour from Dubai International Airport.
About Rixos Hotels
Established in 2000, Rixos is one of the world’s fastest growing luxury hotel chains. Dedicated to providing unmatched hospitality amid luxurious surroundings, the international hotel employees over 8,000 members of staff worldwide, each dedicated to providing the best in hospitality whilst offering innovative guest experiences that perfectly blend the best of old and new.
At the heart of every Rixos hotel and resort is a revitalising wellness spa with an authentic Turkish Hammam, renowned for its unique selection of spa experiences. Each hotel offers a distinctive selection of restaurants and bars, an exciting entertainment schedule and a diverse range of opulently appointed rooms and suites.
Celebrated for its incredible hospitality, attentive personalised service and fine cuisine, the award-winning Rixos Hotels have received global recognition from distinguished professional bodies including the American Five Star Diamond Award, Conde Nast, World Travel Awards, Trip Advisor and Great Hotels of the World.