Modern and bustling with life while lately overcrowded, the Downtown Dubai offers its residents a wide range of entertainment, shopping and leisure outlets, as well as fresh green spaces and beautiful views of some of icons of the city. Tens of thousands of tourists are also attracted to the exciting life in the heart of […]
The hospitality sector in Dubai is going at fast pace with tens of hotels opening every year and constantly rising occupancy rates. Preparing to host World Expo 2020, the city has announced several major projects, designed to increase the number of hotel rooms and meet the growing demand. And while businesses are positive about the […]
Figures show a 10.6 per cent increase year-on-year in Dubai hotels guests number Hotel and hotel apartment operator revenues rise 16.1 per cent to AED 21.8 billion Dubai hotels welcomed more than 11 million guests in 2013 – an increase of just over one million on the 2012 numbers and a positive indication that Dubai […]
As a huge step in its expansion across the Middle East and Africa, Marriott International announced on Sunday the official opening of two new hotels in Dubai. Located near Zabeel Palace, the two new properties are showcasing new brand transformation, including a new logo, re-designed lobbies and public spaces.
Travelers no matter how wealthy or budget-oriented, seem to be attracted the most by luxury experiences. And today luxury travel has a little in common with what was once considered high-end, exclusive, and ultra-expensive. Nowadays, many brands labeled “luxury” or “five-star” are simply offering their guests costly unique experiences and strangely designed accommodations, with no […]
Love is already in the air, if you look at hotel bookings for this year’s Valentine’s Day. The holiday falls on Friday, which makes it a great opportunity for the hospitality business to offer special packages, romantic getaways, dinners and weekends for two. Check out: Save on Your Holiday with Hilton Hotels Advertisements and market data […]
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA) will roll out its biggest roadshow in India to attract a larger number of tourists to Abu Dhabi in the coming year. India is Abu Dhabi’s largest overseas source market for hotel guests with 14,540 Indians staying in the emirate’s hotels in the first nine months of this […]
Dubai’s hotels enjoyed a busy first nine months of the year, welcoming over 7.9 million visitors between January and September 2013, a 9.8 per cent year-on-year increase. The latest visitor number results, released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) on the sidelines of World Travel Market (London, UK), show increases across hotel […]