Rotana wins big at 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards
Leading hotel group bags 13 awards to continue its impressive showing on the international stage
Dubai, UAE – October 28, 2015: Rotana confirmed its position as one of the leading hotel management company in the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe at the 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards recently held in Hong Kong, taking home 13 trophies to continue its successful run at global awards events.
Rotana’s stellar showing at this year's edition of the World Luxury Hotel Awards, one of the hospitality industry’s most prestigious annual awards, included wins for Best Luxury Serviced Apartments for Majestic Arjaan by Rotana, Bahrain; Best Luxury City Hotel for Al Bustan Rotana in Dubai, UAE; Best Luxury Family Hotel for Al Murooj Rotana, Dubai, UAE; Best Luxury Business Hotel for Gefinor Rotana Beirut, Lebanon; Best Luxury Hotel Brand for Raouché Arjaan by Rotana in Beirut, Lebanon; Best Luxury Honeymoon Hotel for Salalah Rotana Resort, Oman; Best Luxury Coastal Resort and Best Luxury Private Pool Villa for The Cove Rotana Resort in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE; Best Luxury City Hotel for Al Ain Rotana, UAE; Best Luxury Suite Hotel for BurJuman Arjaan by Rotana in Dubai, UAE; Best Luxury Beach Resort for Fujairah Rotana Resort & Spa, UAE; Best Luxury Serviced Apartments for Hala Arjaan by Rotana in Abu Dhabi, UAE; and Best Luxury Family Hotel for Nour Arjaan by Rotana in Fujairah, UAE.
"To be recognised so generously at an event that celebrates the crème de la crème of the global hospitality industry, is indeed a matter of pride for all of us at Rotana,” said Guy Hutchinson, Chief Operating Officer at Rotana. “The awards manifest a firm acknowledgement of the innovation and excellence that has made Rotana the foremost hotel brand in the region, and demonstrate once again why Rotana’s properties continue to be the first choice for travellers in the markets where we operate. These latest accolades come our way at a time when Rotana is entering a new phase in its global expansion, having opened our first properties in Turkey last month, and with a strong development pipeline covering several existing and new markets.”
Earlier in May 2015, Rotana had bagged a whopping 15 awards at the Middle East Gala Ceremony of the World Travel Awards (WTA) 2015, and the group’s triumphant performance in Hong Kong on Saturday further adds to its growing list of accolades.
“Rotana’s focus has always been on delivering superior value to our guests without compromising in the slightest on luxury, comfort as well as the world-class facilities and personalised service that guests have come to expect from Rotana. Thanks to this carefully considered approach, Rotana has been able to redefine traditional concepts of a luxury hotel, making our facilities and services accessible to a wider cross-section of guests,” Hutchinson said.
Rotana is a multi-brand hospitality management company, operating five main brands: Rotana Hotels & Resorts, which offers a portfolio of 4 and 5 star properties; Centro Hotels, a 3 star plus concept for the budget traveller; Arjaan Hotel Apartments, which cater to long-term guests; Rayhaan Hotels & Resorts, Rotana’s alcohol-free 4 and 5 star properties, and The Residences by Rotana for long-staying guests looking for a permanent home within their country of residence. Customers are attracted and retained by the offer of a wide array of choices in terms of location, budget and style of property.
The World Luxury Hotel Awards is a global organisation providing luxury hotels with recognition for their world-class facilities and service excellence provided to guests. Awards are presented to luxury hotels in different categories on a country, continent and global basis. The World Luxury Hotel Awards aim to encourage and raise service standards within the luxury hotel industry.
Rotana currently manages a portfolio of over 100 properties throughout the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe with an aggressive expansion plan in place. Rotana has chosen to acknowledge how precious time is by making all time spent in their range of hotels ‘Treasured Time’. This means Rotana has pledged to understand and meet the individual needs of all guests. In so doing, Rotana has evolved its product brands to include, Rotana Hotels & Resorts, Centro Hotels by Rotana, Rayhaan Hotels & Resorts by Rotana and Arjaan Hotel Apartments by Rotana. Treasured Time. The Rotana promise to you.