The Radisson Blu Resort, Sharjah proudly announces its status as Best Hotel in Sharjah as granted by the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority.

The Sharjah Tourism Excellence Award ceremony took place at the Sharjah Equestrian Club on 28 April 2010, under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qassimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah. During the event, organized by the SCTDA, the resort was awarded the Best 5 star Hotel in Sharjah for 2009.


In addition, the resort was presented with a certificate in recognition of its efforts to support the SCTDA’s promotional activities during 2009.

The Sharjah Tourism Excellence Award aims to encourage all tourism establishments to follow international standards, to contribute to the development of the tourism sector in Sharjah, and to spread leadership standards that could help establishments and authorities in the Sharjah business community evaluate their performance.

Additionally, the award recognizes the accomplishments of the nominated hotels and resorts – those who run their operations with high levels of professionalism and quality, and raise the bar for services on offer to tourists and residents in the emirate of Sharjah.

The award was presented by Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qassimi – Chairman of SCTDA to Mr. Basel Talal – General Manager of our hotel.

Al Qassimi said that the SCTDA is proud of the progress and efforts made in this regard, and that the authority is looking forward to taking huge strides and adding further successes. “We are also proud of the efforts made by different government establishments and authorities in contributing and supporting the tourism sector and promoting the capital of Arabic culture as an international tourism destination,” he said.

Basel Talal comments, “I am delighted the hotel has received this prestigious award and believe this is a fitting way to acknowledge all of the hard work and efforts of the hotel team over the last year that has made us run our operations with high levels of professionalism and quality, while at the same time promoting the destination of Sharjah. It’s heartening to see that we have been recognised as a leader in the industry in Sharjah. The committed efforts of all staff are to be applauded”