The Gulf Hotel receives ‘Bahrain’s Leading Business Hotel’ award at the World Travel Awards
The five-star Gulf Hotel, part of the Gulf Hotels Group, last night took home the award for ‘Bahrain’s Leading Business Hotel’ at this year’s World Travel Awards.
The Gulf Hotel is based in Bahrain and is the Kingdom’s most established five-star hotel boasting 357 rooms, 9 restaurants and impressive, landscaped recreational and pool facilities. The property also has its own on-site Convention Centre, accommodating up to 2000 people, one, two or three bed Gulf Executive Residence apartments and the Gulf Executive Offices.
The award was presented to the Gulf Hotels Group’s Chief Executive Officer Mr. Aqeel Raees at the World Travel Awards Gala Ceremony which took place in Dubai last night. To mark the occasion, Mr. Raees stated that “This award represents a great honor for the Group and for the Kingdom of Bahrain. The Gulf Hotels Group prides itself as operators of outstanding hotels, restaurants and catering services and always strives for excellence, however this would not be possible without a hard working team so I would like to dedicate this award to them and say thank you for making this success possible.
I would also like to add that I am very pleased and happy that this year’s Formula 1 was such a success, this is something that we are all very proud of and see as a long term investment in the country’s future. I am very happy to have won this particular Award as it also shows how Bahrain is continuing to grow as a business hub for the region, Thank you”
Also present was The Gulf Hotel’s Director of Business Development and Strategy, Mr. Khalid Motik who said “I believe that The Gulf Hotel is an iconic institution for the hospitality industry in Bahrain and we are very proud of its achievements. For us it is about providing the best customer experience from excellent service, outstanding facilities and superb dining facilities all on a five-star, international level. The Kingdom has just celebrated this year’s Formula 1 and we will now continue the celebration, taking home an award which is not only testament to the Hotel but also to the Kingdom.”
In addition to this the Gulf Hotel’s Group also owns or operates, Gulf Brands International, The four-star K hotel and Ocean Paradise, a five-star water front property located in Zanzibar, as well as recently announcing a new partnership with a luxury, four-star, fully-serviced apartments property called Gulf Amwaj, based in the idyllic Amwaj islands and set to open early 2013.
Gulf Hotels Group are currently exhibiting at the Arabian Travel Market, stand number HC3810 in Sheikh Saeed Hall 3, which is taking place until May 3rd.
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