THE ST. REGIS DUBAI CELEBRATES SUCCESS AT WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS
The New World Address is recognised in two awards categories including “Middle East’s Leading New Hotel 2016” and “Dubai’s Leading Hotel Suite 2016”
DUBAI, 3 October, 2016 – The St. Regis Dubai has won two accolades at this year’s World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony held in Dubai.
At the red-carpet affair, The St Regis Dubai was named “Middle East’s Leading New Hotel 2016” and “Dubai’s Leading Hotel Suite 2016” in recognition of the hotel’s signature suite, Sir Winston Churchill Suite.
Hotel Manager of The St. Regis Dubai, Faiek El Saadani, said: “We are extremely proud to have been recognized with two highly prestigious awards which highlight the strength and quality of the offering at The St Regis Dubai. This is a huge achievement for the hotel team, who work hard to deliver an experience beyond expectation for our valued guests. As host venue of the World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony 2016, this has truly been a very special celebration and event for us.”
More than 400 leaders and decision makers from the hospitality and travel industry attended the gala ceremony, which took place at The St. Regis Dubai. Established in 1993, the World Travel Awards are voted for by travel and tourism professionals worldwide and recognised as a world-class hallmark of quality. Each year a series of gala ceremonies are staged to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence in the tourism industry.
The 234-room St Regis Dubai marked the luxury brand’s debut in Dubai when it opened in November last year. Located within Al Habtoor City on Sheikh Zayed Road and the up-coming Dubai Water Canal, The St. Regis Dubai presents a bright and airy ambiance with impeccable detailing and luxurious touches offering the ultimate grace and sophistication. Guests of the hotel experience the renowned hallmarks of the luxury hospitality brand, including signature St. Regis Butler Service, providing anticipatory service and customization 24 hours a day.
The Sir Winston Churchill Suite, officially named “Dubai’s Leading Hotel Suite 2016” is the crown jewel of the luxurious suite offering. Spread across 913 square metres, the impressive three-bedroom suite is the largest of the hotel’s 52 luxurious suites and even bigger than its 800-square-metre Astor Ballroom. Designed to meet the discerning eye of Sir Winston Churchill, the suite houses a collection of 15 paintings and art pieces from the Churchill archives, special courtesy of the Churchill Heritage Ltd. This includes portraits and photographs of the legendary statesman alongside paintings by Sir Winston Churchill himself.
Located on the top floors of The St. Regis Dubai, the pièce de résistance in the two-storey suite is a majestic in-room spiral staircase that leads into the central dome of the hotel, where a rooftop plunge pool and spacious majlis reveal panoramic views of the landscaped gardens and surrounds. The three-bedroom suite features a master bedroom connected to a generously sized bathroom with an exquisite free-standing bathtub in the centre and adjoining separate male and female walk-in dressing rooms. The other two bedrooms - one king bed and a pair of twin beds - feature their own double vanity bathrooms.
Prices start from AED 75,000 for a night’s stay in the Sir Winston Churchill Suite, inclusive of AED 5,000 dining credit per stay, a 30-minute signature spa treatment, roundtrip airport transfer and daily breakfast.
For more information about The St Regis Dubai or to make a reservation, guests can contact the hotel directly by telephone +971 4 435 5555 or visit www.stregis.com/dubai.
About The St. Regis Dubai
Extending the St. Regis legacy to Dubai, The St. Regis Dubai is set to usher in a new era of lavish entertainment, sumptuous suppers and memorable meetings as it draws inspiration from New York’s gilded age. Influenced by the beaux-arts architecture of the original St. Regis New York, the hotel’s interiors take you back to the 18th century of classical design accentuated. Accommodation includes 234 rooms - 182 rooms and 52 Suites – complemented by eight distinctive culinary venues and the Iridium Spa. Other recreational facilities include a fitness centre and two rooftop outdoor swimming pools. For more information on The St. Regis Dubai, please visit www.stregisdubai.com or follow @StRegisDubai on Instagram and Twitter using #stregisdubai
About Al Habtoor City
Al Habtoor City is a multi-use development incorporating three five-star hotels, The St. Regis Dubai, W Dubai – Al Habtoor City, The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City, alongside three luxurious residential towers. The City, which sits alongside the upcoming Dubai Water Canal, will also be home to the region’s first-ever permanent Dragone theatrical production choreographed exclusively for Al Habtoor City. In addition, there will be a tennis academy, a European-style boulevard lined with retail outlets, a marina and multiple restaurants.
About Al Habtoor Group
Al Habtoor Group, headquartered in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is one of the region’s largest and most respected conglomerates. Founded in 1970 by Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, the Group has grown in unison with the UAE and today has a diverse portfolio of successful business operating in key sectors of the economy (hospitality, automotive, real estate, education and publishing). The AHG has an unwavering commitment to excellence, which is apparent throughout all its units.