middleeast-hotelawardsThe prestigious Middle East Hotel Awards 2014 ceremony, overall sponsored by Porsche Al Nabooda Automobiles, took place at Atlantis, The Palm with the industry’s leaders and influencers in attendance and was formally opened with a welcome address by Issam Kazim, CEO, Dubai Corporation of Tourism & Commerce Marketing.

 

This year, the event saw more than 30 shortlisted hotels and suppliers compete for prizes in 18 categories. Brands included Dusit Thani, Hyatt, Armani, Jumeirah, Hilton, Conrad, Premier Inn, Four Seasons, Waldorf Astoria plus many others across the Middle East – Saudi, Qatar, UAE, Jordan and Kuwait.

 

WINNERS THE MIDDLE EAST HOTEL AWARDS 2014

 

 

Category:  Best Lobby

Winner: Jumeirah Creekside Hotel Dubai

 

Category: Best Conference & Banquet Facility

Winner: Grand Hyatt, Dubai

 

Category: Best Hotel Suite

Winner: Atlantis< The Palm, Dubai

 

Category: Best Hotel Apartment

Winner: Dusit Thani, Abu Dhabi

 

Category: Best Bar

Winner: Coopers, Park Rotana, Abu Dhabi

 

Category: Best Outdoor Area – sponsored by Fiore Rosso

Winner: The St Regis Hotel, Doha

 

Category: Best Recreational Facility – sponsored by The Leisure Show Dubai

Winner: Grand Hyatt, Dubai

 

Category: Best Hotel Partner – sponsored by The Hotel Show

Winner: Sarum Trading

 

Category: Best Restaurant

Winner: Ossiana, Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai

 

Category: Best Environmental Innovation

Winner: Sofitel The Palm, Dubai

 

Category: Best Community Engagement

Winner: Banyan Tree Al Wadi

 

Category: Best Use of Innovative Technology

Winner: Sofitel The Palm, Dubai

 

Category: Best New Hotel – sponsored by Khansaheb

Winner: Conrad Dubai

 

Category: Best Budget Hotel

Winner: Premier Inn

 

Category: Best Boutique Hotel

Winner: Hotel 72 by Hues

 

Category: Best Business/City Hotel – sponsored by Orwood

Winner: Hyatt Capital Gate, Abu Dhabi

 

Category: Best Resort – sponsored by Suncoast

Winner: Banyan Tree, Al Wadi

 

Category: Best Middle East Hotel 2014 – sponsored by Porsche Al Nabooda Automobiles

Winner: Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah