Now in their 14th year, the awards recognise and celebrate the achievements and high standards set by the region’s leading hotels, airports and airlines. The hotel group also collected eight accolades at the World Travel Awards 2014 which rewards and celebrates excellence across all sectors of the global travel and tourism industry.
Jumeirah Group CEO and President, Gerald Lawless, said: “We are delighted to have been voted Best Hotel Brand in the Middle East which confirms Jumeirah’s position as not only the leading luxury hotel brand in the Middle East but also one of top hotel brands worldwide. Collectively, the awards are a credit to our brand, our hotel leadership and our colleagues who constantly exceed our guests’ expectations.”
At the World Travel Awards 2014, Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah was voted both the Middle East's Leading Conference Hotel and Dubai's Leading Conference Hotel, retaining the title after having won it in both 2012 and 2013. This is the sixth win for the resort in eight years. In addition, Burj Al Arab was voted ‘Dubai's Leading Hotel’and ‘Middle East's Leading All-Suite Hotel.’ Jumeirah at Etihad Towers scooped two awards including ‘Abu Dhabi's Leading Conference Hotel’ and ‘Abu Dhabi's Leading Hotel.’ Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai, won both the ‘Middle East's Leading Resort Residences,’ and ‘Middle East's Leading Spa,’ which was awarded to the hotel’s Talise Ottoman Spa. Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa was awarded ‘Kuwait's Leading Business Hotel.’